Busta Rhymes

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    August 18, 2014

    B.o.B. to Play Prophet Bar October 25

    When XXL revealed its Freshman Class of 2009 much of the hype went to Asher Roth, but it was B.o.B. who would see the most commercial success. In 2010 the Atlanta based rapper unleashed The Adventures of Bobby Ray on the world and quickly shot up the billboard charts with hits like "Nothin' On You," ... More >>

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    December 3, 2013

    Six Musicians You Didn't Know Might Be Bigots

    Bob Dylan is being sued. For supposedly being racist. Could the harmonica enthusiast born Robert Allen Zimmerman -- the man whose ejaculate created national treasure Jakob Dylan of the Wallflowers -- truly be a bigot? Sure, he could be. Or maybe his comment likening Croatians to Nazis was misinterpr ... More >>

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    April 24, 2012

    The Grapevine Legoland Booted a Mom and Her Son Over This Naked Tinker Bell Tattoo

    A Royse City mother is claiming discrimination after being kicked out of the Grapevine Mills Mall Legoland for her body art, and she's using social media to win support from noted activists Travis Barker, Yelawolf and, of course, Busta Rhymes. As Mr. Rhymes would say, here's the scenario: On Sunday ... More >>

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    December 15, 2011

    Grieves & Budo, K. Flay Lace Up House of Blues

    K. Flay​ Last Night: Grieves, Budo, K. Flay House of Blues December 14, 2011 Better than: Hip-hop in a suburban church. This suburban triple-header brought out a crowd of 150 or so to the Cambridge Room at House of Blues, and the almost exclusively white 20-something crowd was treated to a ... More >>

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    June 8, 2011

    Insanity Plea: 40 Songs That Will Make You Feel Like You've Chugged Seven Red Bulls

    More or less the amount of Red Bull consumed at DC9 HQ on a daily basis.​Do you guys like Red Bull? Because we here at DC9 really like Red Bull. We drink Red Bull all the time. Helps us keep up with the crazy hours of the gig. Red Bull, in our humble opinion, has always been "the best." Red Bull, ... More >>

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    June 6, 2011

    Vanilla Ice To Bring "Earthquakes With Aftershakes" at Gathering of the Juggalos '11

    iTz VaNiLla IcE, y'ALl!​It's coming: This weekend, in a video starring Dallas' Own Rob Van Winkle (aka Vanilla Ice), the Insane Clown Posse announced the lineup for its annual Gathering of The Juggalos event, which this year will run August 11 - 14 in Cave-In-Rock, Illinois.What's kind of crazy, t ... More >>

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    March 31, 2011

    The Problem With... Chris Brown's "Look At Me Now (Feat. Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes)"

    I tell ya, Chris Brown's pattern of emotional breakdowns makes for some good drama. It's kinda like watching a show about cakes -- I don't really care about the cakes, I just want to see them fall over. Cakes and celebrities are similar in that way.Anyway, Brown's been complaining lately that we pra ... More >>

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    February 24, 2011

    The Problem With... Rihanna's "S&M"

    It's good to see that the love of my life, Rihanna, is still on the charts. At the tail end of last year, she showed up in a tame duet with Drake in "What's My Name" then ended the year appearing in the impressive Kanye track "All Of the Lights." But Ri just had to go whip me up again with a traumat ... More >>

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    October 18, 2010

    Clearing Out The Mailroom: Monday, October 18, 2010.

    ​We've got quite a backlog of CDs we've never gotten around to, so we're going to try to chip away at the pile with this regular feature. The plan: to take a few at a time and play each CD for as long as I can stand it.Buckcherry (Los Angeles, CA)All Night Long (Eleven Seven Music)You know when yo ... More >>

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    February 11, 2010
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    July 23, 2009
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    July 2, 2009

    Download: Symbolyc One's Still Underrated, Vol. 1 Mixtape

    Waco rapper/producer Symbolyc One of Strange Fruit Project is one of Texas's most under-appreciated hip-hop talents, flying largely under the radar despite working with Erykah Badu, Little Brother and others. Seems he's kinda embracing his place in life right now, though: Yesterday, S1 released a ne ... More >>

  • Music

    April 30, 2009

    Asher Roth

    Asleep in the Bread Aisle (SchoolBoy/SRC/Universal Motown)

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    February 11, 2009

    Today In Music News: Paris Hilton's Got Balls, Chris Brown's Got Problems and Q-Tip's Got A Mixtape

    Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, February 11, 2009... That no talent ass-clown known as Paris Hilton apparently approached Sir Paul McCartney backstage at the Grammy's asking if he would consider doing a duet with her. I believe he answered by doubling over in laughter and ... More >>

  • Music

    August 21, 2008

    It's Evolution, Baby

    With such a diverse roster on its bill, Projekt Revolution might be the closest thing out there to the old Lollapalooza days. Just ask Chris Cornell.

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    December 27, 2007
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    March 1, 2007

    Oscar Oversight

    Never fear, we won't let the Academy Awards ignore sports

  • Music

    December 14, 2006

    Old Schoolin'

    Slick Rick's battles are more than just verbal

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    November 2, 2006


    Hi-Teknology 2: The Chip (Babygrande)

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    July 11, 2006

    D Does Dilla

    J Dilla died earlier this year at the age of 32. On Saturday, Dallas' hip-hop community turned out to pay its last respects. The career of J Dilla (born James Yancey) was illustrious, if tragically abbreviated. A solid and soulful Detroit beat wizard who produced seminal work with an impressive list ... More >>

  • Music

    February 3, 2005

    The Game

    The Documentary (Aftermath/G-Unit (Interscope)

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    October 30, 2003

    A Whisper in the Crowd

    Hip-hop rediscovers minimalism, thanks to a sea of surprisingly great singles

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    October 23, 2003

    The Yin and the Yang

    Is there a method to the madness of Atlanta's most bizarre rap duo?

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    August 21, 2003

    N.E.R.D. Alert

    Chad Hugo and Pharrell Williams plan for the revenge of the N.E.R.D.

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    July 31, 2003

    Down With the Ship

    "Big Steve" Shein ready to make his departure

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    July 31, 2003
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    January 9, 2003

    Straining Day

    Narc desperately struggles to prove its grit

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    June 27, 2002

    Lesson Learned

    Ghetto Fame-Us lost three members but gained much more

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    June 13, 2002
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    April 12, 2001

    Jay Dee

    Welcome 2 Detroit (BBE)

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    December 21, 2000


    Unwrapping our annual roundup of musical season's greetings--and beatings

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    November 16, 2000

    Green Dregs and Ham

    The new Dr. Seuss adaptation is far more cynical than the Grinch ever was

  • Music

    November 9, 2000

    Up Beats

    Platinum records reward workaholic Cypress Hill producer Muggs

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    June 15, 2000

    Getting the Shaft

    Singleton's bad mutha is just that, so shut yo' mouth

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    December 2, 1999

    Marley maul

    Yet another "new" disc from everybody's favorite pot smoker

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    November 4, 1999

    Out Here

    LeAnn Rimes

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    April 8, 1999

    Royal trix

    Prince Paul used to be hip-hop's leading court jester. Now, he's dead serious.

  • Music

    January 7, 1999

    Throw your hands in the air

    Beatin' down hip-hop in 1998 like a stepchild

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    August 6, 1998

    Back in the game

    At 38, Public Enemy's Chuck D goes 'where no age has gone before'

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    January 1, 1998

    Rock and roll over

    In today's music business, tomorrow's revolution is yesterday's fad

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    April 17, 1997

    Bassx comes correct

    Local band finds its way in the Big Apple