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10 Reasons Why Jay-Z’s Debut Album ‘Reasonable Doubt’ Is One Of His Best

VIBE looks back at a hip-hop classic by Hov.


Raekwon Reaches Deep Into His Record Collection for Throwback Thursday

Right on schedule, Raekwon The Chef blesses listeners with his Wu-Tang rendition of the classics. This week he covers Big Bub’s version of "Zoom" and…


New Video: Mack Wilds ‘Henny (Remix)’ Ft.Busta Rhymes, French Montana and Mobb Depp

Staten Island crooner Mack Wilds recruits NY natives Mobb Deep, French Montana and Busta Rhymes for the just released "Henny (Remix)" visuals.


8 Lessons from Usher’s ‘Confessions’

Can you believe it's been a decade since Usher dropped his chart topping tell-all album Confessions? From the crunktastical party anthem "Yeah," heart wrenching ballad…


5 Reasons Why DMX’s Debut Album Is A Classic Album

This week marked the 15th anniversary of DMX’s debut album It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot. The dark, raw offering introduced the world at large…


Classic Hip-Hop Radio: Stretch Armstrong & Bobbito’ Revisit ’93

Last night, two of NYC's most influential radio DJs from the 90's, Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito, hit the airwaves at Columbia University's WKCR for a…


FLASHBACK: Legend Barry White Records Hilarious Radio Flub

The late, great Barry White is probably the reason why you 90's babies are alive today. His rougher side has been exposed after the jump.


3 Classic Rock Acts That Changed Yelawolf’s Life

They were a black funk, rock group. I don’t know how my mom introduced me to Mother’s Finest or how we ended up listening to…


Rah Digga Talks New Album, Defending Roxane Shante, & Kat Stacks

This past Tuesday Brick City’s First Lady Rah Digga, released her long awaited sophomore album, making her official return to rap after nearly a decade…


V Playlist: Ne-Yo & Fabolous Put Cupid In A Straitjacket

VIBE'S DAILY ADDITIONS TO THE 'POD   1. NE-YO FEAT. FABOLOUS "CRAZY LOVE"   On Ne-Yo's sole collabo from the forthcoming Libra Scale,…