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Around 1989, a new style of rap music appeared that fused rap and Jazz and was thusly dubbed Jazz-Rap. A Tribe Called Quest, Gang Starr and Digable Planets were leaders in putting jazz samples in...

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African Hip Hop Festival in London

October 12, 2006 | Comments

by SJ (Represent.co.za) There’s the first ever African Hip Hop Festival AFROLUTION happening in London and we wish we could be there… init? All the best boys – Bigs up to all of ya. Afrolution...

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London to host gay hip hop festival

September 26, 2006 | Comments

Gay culture and hip-hop have always had what can best be described as an icy relationship, yet it is hoped the hosting of a gay hip hop festival may go some way in helping to...

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UK Hip Hop Has a New Star? Meet Stock

September 18, 2006 | Comments

How did a guy from Pontiac, Michigan, become known in the hip hop world of the UK?...

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Mark B presents Delta: The Interview

August 28, 2006 | Comments

UK super-producer Mark B and Ausie lyrical legend Delta team up to release The Lostralian....

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Yesterday, UK superproducer Mark B sent me an announcement of his latest releases. Mark B presents Delta “The Greater Good (feat. Mojo The Cinematic)” b/w “One Less Gun (feat. Skinnyman)” will be out on 12″...

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