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VIBE Rewind: Hieroglyphics Perform ‘You Never Knew’

In this week's VIBE Rewind, VIBE highlights the underground hip hop collective Hieroglyphics, who performed at the Paid Dues Festival in San Bernardino,…


VIBE REWIND: Macklemore Talks ‘Shop’ at Paid Dues 2013 (VIDEO)

Macklemore was one of the headliners of the 2013 Paid Dues festival held annually in San Bernardino, Calif. Check out behind-the-scenes footage from…


Black Hippy (Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul and Jay Rock) Headline Paid Dues 2013

Black Hippy -- the West Coast rap supergroup consisting of Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul and Jay Rock -- headlined their first-ever music festival this…


Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Pop Some Tags at Paid Dues 2013

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis cut right to the chase, opening up their Paid Dues 2013 set with their breakthrough hit "Thrift Shop." "That…


Paid Dues Rewind: Mac Miller 2013

Mac Miller has been on the come up for some time now. After releasing a handful of mixtapes and records, as well as a reality…


Paid Dues Rewind: Kendrick Lamar 2012

You would have to have been living under a rock for the past year to not have heard of Kendrick Lamar. The Compton emcee, hailed…


Paid Dues Rewind: Living Legends 2012

MURS co-founded the Paid Dues Festival in 2006, bringing his penchant for advanced lyricism and socio-political themes to a larger stage than it had ever…


Paid Dues 2013 Artist Profile: Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar was born in Compton, Los Angeles, CA, and has quickly become one of hip-hop's brightest stars.


Watch: Hopsin Talk Paid Dues 2013 Festival

Paid Dues 2013 is around the corner, and the artists taking part in the festival are getting excited. Guerrilla Union caught up with L.A. based…


Suga Free To Perform At Paid Dues Festival

Ya friendly neighborhood playa partner Suga Free stopped by the VIBE West Coast HQs to promote his performance at Paid Dues 2013.


Watch: Murs and “Special Guest” Announce “Paid Dues 2013″ Full Line-Up!

Paid Dues is an annual independent hip-hop festival that exhibits the advanced lyricism, social consciousness and quality DJ performances that continue to flourish outside of…


Tech N9ne Will Headline “Independent Powerhouse Tour 2013″

Tech N9ne must not sleep, because after a record setting "Hostile Takeover" tour and then with back-to-back shows in Canada and Europe, Tech N9ne announced…


The Diplomats Perform “I’m Ready” at Paid Dues

Cam'ron, Jim Jones, and Juelz all hit the stage at Paid Dues performing hit after hit. They closed the show with bangers like "I'm Ready,"

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Wu-Tang Clan, Dipset, Odd Future and More Set to Perform at 2012 Paid Dues Festival

The 2012 Paid Dues Festival will take place at the San Bernardino NOS Events Center on April 7. Dipset (Cam’ron, Jim Jones , Juelz…