But that bit of revisionism ignores the fact that, following his acclaimed debut album Reasonable Doubt, Jay Z hadn’t delivered the sort of all-world, across-the-board classic that would affirm his status as rap’s top voice. He’d dropped a ton of.
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Today, along with artists such as Logic and Kendrick Lamar, Phora is helping to foster a more pensive, thoughtful take on hip-hop. “Having a positive message ... one of the approximately 2,000 fans in attendance at the album-release show, sported a.
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Here’s the festival’s programmer Kate Taylor to take us through the best on offer this October. Kate: “G Funk tells the story of the 1990s sound that transformed hip-hop into a global ... who inspired a generations of artists, from Sonic Youth.
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