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Saigon comes through with a visual for Just Blaze-produced ‘Bring Me Down Pt. 2′ off Sai’s The Greatest Story Never Told album, available in stores now. Download audio here.

Via Complex.

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At The Book Of David listening session, DJ Quik speaks about regreting that he was West Coast bias, as that is the reason why he never got his shine on East.

Via DeuceTV.

Continue reading to listen to Quik explain the delay of his new LP.

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Kao što smo najavili prošlog tjedna, Priki će u ekskluzivnoj suradnji s svakog tjedna izbaciti po jednu pjesmu s njegovog novog albuma. Danas donosimo drugu stvar po redu naziva Iznad Prosjeka.
Pratite redovito jer Priki u narednim tjednima planira, uz besplatnu glazbu, dijeliti i nagrade.

Download: Priki – Iznad Prosjeka

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Before being an engineer for Jay-Z and Roc-A-Fella, Guru did his thing behind the 1s and 2s. Since Jay asked him to be his DJ on tours, Guru is getting back to his first love. In the interview up top, he explains why he’s getting back to deejaying and reveals plans of a mixtape series.

Via RR.

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Jonathan Mannion is photographer/artist that has worked with nearly every artist in the hip hop scene since the 90′s, most notably he has shot five different album covers for Jay-Z, starting with Reasonable Doubt cover.

Next week, Jonathan Mannion will appear at Back in the Days!, an annual Hip Hip festival started back in 2006 that showcases photography, music, graffiti and print graphics from rap’s golden era during the 80s and 90s. Mannion will join other artists, photographers and performers for the festival on Sunday March 27 at La Bellevilloise in Paris.

Via Hypebeast.

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Large Professor performs at Tammany Hall NY for Cormega’s and Coat Drive Benefit Concert.

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The hip-hop community remains in mourning after losing Nate Dogg last week (Mar. 15) to complications stemming from mutiple strokes he suffered in past years.

VIBE and Cashmere Agency dedicated our SXSW ‘Respect The West’ showcase to Nate Dogg and his family. The event took place this past Saturday in Austin, Texas. We sat down with two of the late singer’s closet friends to remember all that Nate Dogg brought to hip-hop music.

Via XZ.

Hit the cut to check out Snoop Dogg, Warren G and Tha Dogg Pound’s Tribute To Nate Dogg at Vibe’s SXSW showcase.

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TIPITV report s prošlotjednog adidas is all in tuluma u Zagrebu u video prilogu iznad, a u nastavku posta pogledajte kratki video s beogradskog eventa.

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Boot Camp emancipates a visual for their joint Hate All You Want off 2006′s album The Last Stand. Produced by Marco Polo with verses from Rock, Buckshot, Sean Price, Tek and Steele.

Via NR.

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Black Milk performs 365, Brown & Brown, and Deadly Medley at Suite 101 during the South By Southwest music festival in Austin.
Shouts to Cam Be for sending this over.

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