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Rich from Diversitile Clothing interview: local Hip Hop clothing company in Orlando Florida

Rich, one of the designers and owners from Diversitile Clothing interview. This local clothing company designs many Hip Hop themed shirts and they also make …
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Local discs are worth a listen

Local discs are worth a listen
Rick Ray Band, Chaka, Kal and the Bad Dudes, Pat Sweany and Hipnauts offer some groovy tracks Quartet features veteran musicians
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Simmons signs copies of his new book in St. Albans
Hollis native Russell Simmons, often called the father of hip-hop, signed his new book for hundreds of fans in St. Albans Tuesday. PHOTO BY ANNMARIE COSTELLA
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That Unauthorized Jay-Z Biography Doesn’t Reveal Anything He Didn’t Want You To Know
You might not remember this, but around the time Jay-Z ‘s “Decoded” came out, it was announced that some writer from Forbes was writing an unauthorized biography about him. The biography, “Empire State Of Mind: How Jay-Z Went From Street
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GET LOCAL: Much to discover at this year’s DCAF

GET LOCAL: Much to discover at this year’s DCAF
The long winter days are finally receding, and signs of summer are shining through. It’s time for cookouts, baseball games, swimming holes and, most importantly, outdoor music festivals.
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Calendar: Week of March 25, 2011
The SwampCoolers, final gig before disbanding, 9:30 p.m., Tenacious Brother Pub, 118 S. Seventh St., no cover charge, 424-5354. James Williams, 7 p.m., DoubleTree Hotel patio, 743 Horizon Drive, ages 21 and older, 241-8888.
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Two Shot At Toad’s Place During Hip Hop Show
Police are investigating a double shooting reported Wednesday night at Toad’s Place.
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Local star a satanic baby sitter in new movie

Local star a satanic baby sitter in new movie
Galveston native Jamie Teer plays the satanic baby sitter in the just-released 3D film, Drive Angry, starring Nicolas Cage.
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SXSW 2011: The music stories to watch
The allure of rock ‘n’ roll dreams remains as enticing as ever. The allure of rock ‘n’ roll dreams remains as enticing as ever.
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Milwaukee UP: Local hip-hop dominates WAMI nominations

Milwaukee UP: Local hip-hop dominates WAMI nominations
The WAMI nominees are in and this year, Milwaukee hip-hop dominates the rap and hip-hop category.
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Shaq believes things could’ve been different on night of Notorious B.I.G. death
While hip-hop fans prep to celebrate the life of rap icon Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace tomorrow (March 9th), who was murdered 14 years ago, NBA Hall of Fame shoe-in Shaquille O’Neal sat down for an interview on ESPN’s Outside The Lines to discuss his friendship with the famed rapper, and to speak on how he might have saved his life had he been with him on March 9, 1997.
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Mack 10 Revives Hoo Bangin’; Signs Glasses Malone, Xzibit & Richie Rich
Filed under: Hip-Hop , Hip-Hop News , Exclusive Gilbert Carrasquillo, FilmMagic The current narrative when it comes to West Coast hip-hop is that it is in need of a serious recharge. But as the South continues its musical and cultural dominance in the rap landscape, there’s another Cali-visionary joining the ranks of platinum Compton spitter the Game and West Coast rap icon Snoop Dogg to bring …
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