Posts tagged "guru"

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Tribute: 5 Years After His Passing, Guru’s Influence Lives On

With all the positive attention Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly has been deservedly receiving, it’s only right to highlight one of the first rappers to blend…

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Songs That Name Drop Malcolm X

Malcolm X is hip hop’s martyr. Martin Luther King Jr., is held in high regard, but it’s Malcolm’s revolutionary thinking that many rappers can relate…

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Wrap Party: Late Night Alumni (Kaskade Band Album), Flux Pavillion, Getter’s LP has Firepower

VIBE gives you the 411 on today’s hottest dance music premieres, previews and more ->…

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RIP Guru! Mister Cee’s Tribute Mix + DJ Premier Breaks Down Gangstarr’s Albums

On the two year anniversary of the passing of hip-hop legend, Guru of Gangstarr, Hot97's Mister Cee dedicated his 'Throwback at Noon' mix…

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V Archive: Ghostface, Game, Styles P. & DJ Toomp Remember Guru

VIBE Remembers Hip-Hop legend Guru of the legendary group Gangstarr. Listen to a few of those who were touched by his music. Rest In Peace…

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Damn, Bro! Hip-Hop’s 15 Worst Bromance Breakups

Jay’s public split with former PIC Dame Dash helped fuel the breakup of Jay-Z and Beanie Sigel in the mid-2000s. Most recently, Beans took to…

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Dead Wrong! The 10 Most Bogus Internet Rumors About Rappers Dying

Death Certificate: In October 2009, a group of Internet hackers allegedly planted a news story about ‘Ye dying in a car crash on several message…

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Buckwild Confirms Hacked Solar Email, Not Sweating Debt

Ironically, a man who should have personal beef with Solar is not trippin’ like the rest of the hip-hop world. Buckwild, famed producer of Diddy’…

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DJ Premier Opens Up About Guru’s Death, Solar, Gang Starr Reunion & More

DJ Premier wants the truth to come out. After days of questions surrounding the death of his former Gang Starr…

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Styles P Remembers Meeting Guru

On a rainy and somber Monday afternoon in New York City, VIBE and Styles P took a few minutes to reflect on hip-hop’s most recent…

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Murs’ Blog: Remembering Guru

“All I did was give a muthafucka a pound and a compliment and I was out. Told’em my name. Peace.” – Guru, “Intro (The First…

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Urban Legends: Hip-Hop’s 13 Wildest Conspiracy Theories

Conspiracy theories are nothing new to the hip-hop community. It’s one of the reasons we’re not particularly surprised to see the Guru situation go dow…

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Solar Addresses Guru Criticism, Dispels Gay Rumors

(AllHipHop News) Producer Solar has addressed the intense criticism directed at him shortly after the passing of revered Gang Starr rapper Guru, who died o…

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13 Hip-Hop Conspiracy Theories (pg. 7)

Conspiracy #12: NYPD police officers planted evidence on Ol’ Dirty Bastard in order to arrest him so often The Theory: ODB actually made this one…

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13 Hip-Hop Conspiracy Theories (pg. 6)

Conspiracy #10: The government entrapped T.I. on gun charges The Theory: Know why Michael Vick and T.I. were arrested? If you believe David Banner, it’…

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13 Hip-Hop Conspiracy Theories (pg. 5)

Conspiracy #8: Pimp C didn’t die because of sleep apnea The Theory: Though the UGK legend was found to be in possession of a bottle…

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13 Hip-Hop Conspiracy Theories (pg. 4)

Conspiracy #6: Someone out there is writing all of Lil Wayne’s raps The Theory: Drake? Gillie da Kid? A group of 14-year-old kids that don’t…

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13 Hip-Hop Conspiracy Theories (pg. 3)

Conspiracy #4: The music industry has plotted against DMX to destroy his career The Theory: Again with the Illuminati! A documentary called Destroying DMX that…

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13 Hip-Hop Conspiracy Theories (pg. 2)

Conspiracy #1: Tupac Shakur is still alive… somewhere The Theory: Despite the fact that 2Pac was shot four times in Las Vegas in a drive-by…

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The Game & Ghostface Remember Guru

The death of Gang Starr frontman Guru is still sending waves across the hip-hop community. VIBE's Jamal Munnerlyn recently caught up with Ghostface and The…
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