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TROY Blog comes through with a bunchs of taped Uptown Comedy Club performances from the early 90′s.
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A true gem.

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The legendary rapper speaks on whose storytelling skills he appreciates, why storytelling is still prevalent in hip-hop today and the current state of rap.

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LyricalWorkoutCoverFront Bumpy Knuckles Feat. N.O.R.E.   Lyrical Workout (prod. by Statik Selektah)

Via Nah Right.

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XXL 250 XXL Special Issue: Greatest Hip Hop Songs Of The 90s

XXL will be presenting a special, collector’s issue later this month that counts down the top 250 hip-hop songs from 1990-1999.

Regarded as the best decade in hip-hop music ever, XXL’s staff took on the daunting task of narrowing down the genre’s most important, influential and, of course, the illest joints from the 1990s. Fans will be surprised at who did, and did not make it onto the definitive list.

XXL 250 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs 1990-1999 hits newstands on May 24.

UPDATE: MTV knows which song is the number 1 song of the ’90′s by XXL.

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The whole Nefew & OOF Entertainment team embarked on a journey to Rotterdam, to network with some of the core people in the music industry. Check out this short visual recap of the trip.

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Snoop Dogg drops a hot freestyle with Westwood on Radio 1Xtra!

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ReadyToDie 625x800 421x540 94 Summer Promo for Biggies Ready to Die

Happy Birthday to Notorious B.I.G. aka Biggie Smalls! May 21, 2011 marks the 39th birthday of one of hip hop’s greatests’, Notorious B.I.G. Above is the official ’94 Summer Promo for Biggie’s “Ready to Die” LP, that came out that year on September 13th. Click on image to download it in HQ.

Via ILLVIBES.

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summer madness Summer Madness Vol. 1 @ Jarun (Zagreb)

” SUMMER MADNESS ” – JE ZAMIŠLJEN KAO JEDNODNEVNI LJETNI HAPPENING,NAMIJENJEN PUBLICI ISKLJUČIVO URBANOG KARAKTERA,TE KAO TAKAV ŽELIMO PRUŽITI SVIMA ŽELJNIMA DOBRE GLAZBE,UŽIVANJA NA OTVORENOM PROSTORU UZ GLAZBU,CUGU I KLOPU, DOBRU ZABAVU I DRUŽENJE DO RANIH JUTARNJIH SATI.
KOCERT SE ODRŽAVA NA POZNATOM PROSTORU ( JARUN,otok Hrvatske Mladeži ),A KOJI JE VRLO BLIZAK POZNAVATELJIMA KONCERATA NA OTVORENOM.
NAZIV “SUMMER MADNESS” SMO UZELI IZ TOG RAZLOGA ŠTO ŽELIMO NAPRAVITI LJETNI, ” LUDI ” , CJELODNEVNI KONCERT UZ MALU CIJENU KARTE KAKO BISMO SE PRIBLIŽILI MNOGIMA ŽELJNIM DOBRE ZABAVE TE SMO TAKO PRILAGODILI CIJENU DA BUDE DOSTUPNA SVIMA KOJI NISU U MOGUĆNOSTI PRISUSTVOVATI VEĆIM I SKUPLJIM DOGAĐAJIMA OVAKVE VRSTE.
CIJENA KARTE IZNOSI 99 KN , A INFORMACIJE O DATUMU IZLASKA KARATA I PRODAJNIM MJESTIMA OBAVIJESTITI ĆEMO VAS USKORO.

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Via Karmaloop TV.

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‘Best-of’ lists have been done over and over again to the point of exhaustion, but here’s one that’ll have your ears and eyes wide open. Spoofing the classic Air Jordan commercial with Michael Jordan and Spike Lee, Playboy and its Playmates have created their own personal list of the Top 23 Air Jordans of all time. Unfortunately, this is just a teaser preview (and what a tease it is) with Playboy Playmate Francesca Frigo (Miss August 2010), but the full feature will be unveiled on May 31st.

Spike who?

Via Sneaker News.

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