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February 27, 2015

No Respect For Those Who Respect Hip Hop’s OGs: Why One Ambitious Outlet Still Needs To Hustle.

Telling the world that there is no respect for hip hop's OG artist population, and no media that supports them, only tells part of the story.
 
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March 4, 2015

GZA & Tom Morello Bring Their Rap-Rock Collaboration to Late Night TV

Jimmy Fallon brought on The Wu-Tang Clan's GZA for a spirited rendition of his single, "The Mexican," along with Tom Morello.
 
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February 28, 2015

Young Thug & Travis Scott Coming to The Paramount in Huntington, Long Island

"Skyfall" and "Mamacita" collaborators will descend on the New York area with a performance at The Paramount, in Huntington Long Island
 
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February 26, 2015

Top New York Hip Hop Power Couples

When it comes to hip hop power couples, New York has more than its share. Here are our choices for the Big Apple's top ride or die rap couples
 
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February 24, 2015

The Soul Rebels With Rakim + Black Thought / Pharoahe Monch + Roy Hargrove at Brooklyn Bowl

Rap icons Rakim, Black Thought, Pharoahe Monch and Afrika Bambaataa to appear as guest performers alongside The Soul Rebels for a 3-day Brooklyn Bowl run
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8:00 pm ScholarAtme! Party w/ @ChazVanQu... @ Friends and Lovers
ScholarAtme! Party w/ @ChazVanQu... @ Friends and Lovers
Mar 4 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 5 @ 2:00 am
Inaugural ScholarAtme! Party! Bring your good energy and ideas! Come dance, and cultivate! Hosted by Synead (Cid Nichols) (Millions March NYC) Performances by ScienZe – www.ScienzeClass.com https://soundcloud.com/scienze Chaz Van Queen – https://soundcloud.com/chazvanqueen www.ScholarAt.Me Will be[...]
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.@BruseWane – Live @ Night Of Ch... @ Leftfield Bar
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.@FanBrosShow presents: @MegaRan... @ Home Sweet Home NYC
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On Thursday March 5th Fanbros.com will be teaming up with nerdcore rappers Mega Ran and Sammus as they embark on the “Rappers with Arm Cannons” tour. Join everybody’s favorite blerds and geeks for the tour’s[...]
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ArtBattles at @LPRNYC #LiveatLPR @ le poisson rouge
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The original live art competition is back with their new installment in a series of events taking place this year at le Poisson Rouge. March will bring, if history is any indicator, a vibrant sell-out show bringing to[...]
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The @Bronx_Graffiti Art Gallery ... @ Scrap Yard
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The Bronx Graffiti Art Gallery Pop-Up Spray Cans* Art Show A One-Day Event Friday March 6, 2015 6pm to 8:30pm Location: Scrap Yard 300 West Broadway, New York, NY Featuring Spray Cans by: BG183 Tats[...]
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Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
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DJ Cipha Sounds from Hot 97 and Chappelle’s Show has uncovered the ancient connection between Hip Hop and Improv. The powers that be have been trying to keep them separated for generations… We will risk[...]
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.@JacksonWhalan Live Set at @Kni... @ Knitting Factory
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Jackson Whalan will be performing original hip-hop music and Djing his productions Friday, March 6th at The Knitting Factory (Brooklyn), with special surprise guests! The night continues after Jackson’s set with artists Teeel and Designer Drugs (latenight) Ticket[...]
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.@HipHopKitchen presents Momma's Hip Hop Kitchen Vol.8: Enough is Enough @ Hostos Community College (Main Theater) | New York | United States
Momma’s Hip Hop Kitchen, Vol. 8: Enough is Enough! Saturday, March 7th, 2015 @ the Hostos Center for Arts and Culture 450 Grand Concourse (at 149th St.) Bronx, NY (Main Theater) Time: 2-5pm This event[...]
10:00 pm The Line Up (Anniversary Show!) ... @ Sidewalk Cafe
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It’s been 2 years since we started at Sidewalk NYC, and 4 and half years since we started the Line Up altogether!!! Helping us celebrate the occasion will be: Isaac Sawyer King Capo Elli Espi[...]

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