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New Music Fridays: Pete Rock and Skyzoo, Gang Starr Ft. J. Cole, DaBaby And More

New York City hip-hop from past and present both represent heavy this week, while one of rap's rookies of the year also drops new heat.

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 jazz…

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 partner Guru (who died after a long bout with cancer), the…

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 down the way it has…

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 on Monday…

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 up himself. During a…

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’s because they…

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 of cough syrup in his Los Angeles…

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 anything about writing…