25th Anniv. Moment: Nas – May, 1994 [Interview]

New York Newcomer Hooks Up With All-Star Producer On “Illmatic” Debut LP Originally published: May 1994 Perhaps it an be attributed to something funky in the water, but there’s been a steady flow of talented MCs and DJs who have streamed out of the mighty borough of Queens, N.Y., over the past ...

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Top Hip-Hop Jocks Crowned at Global Spin Awards

New York City – The second-annual Global Spin Awards, held this past Monday night at Manhattan’s New York Times Center, honored hip-hop DJs of national, regional and legendary renown. The event drew plenty of surprise celebrity guests, including Kendrick Lamar, Sean Paul, Swizz Beats, A-Trak, ...

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Ice-T, the Flowering of Music Narcissists, and You

Rapper Ice-T appeared on WNYC/Public ...

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