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Monday, December 30 2013

The Best Mixtapes of 2013

In the four years since mixtapes became anything but a mix on tape, rap listeners have grown accustomed to the idea that not only should they feel like a brand new album, but also that they should probably be better than the product you pay for.


Tuesday, December 11 2012

The Best Hip-Hop of 2012

From riotous humor to sociopolitical commentary, hip-hop in 2012 gave us quality and variety.


Wednesday, May 30 2012

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for June

It used to be that the coming of summer meant that the album release schedule was on its way to a vacation until the fall. That’s definitely not the case this month.


Tuesday, December 7 2010

The Best Hip-Hop of 2010

Epic, sleek, weed rap, emo, sociopolitical, gangsta, or house party? In which direction will hip-hop go? This was a year for all of the above.


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Tuesday, February 26 2013

Curren$y: New Jet City

Curren$y released a free album on Super Bowl Sunday, and it may be the best thing he's done in... well, a few months at least.


Wednesday, June 13 2012

Curren$y: The Stoned Immaculate

Curren$y goes high definition and big spender on his second major label album, enlisting a number of the hottest producers to create one of the year's most luxurious listens. But at what cost?


Monday, September 20 2010

Curren$y: Pilot Talk

After toiling for a decade in both Master P's No Limit and Lil' Wayne's Young Money camps, Curren$y strikes a deal with Damon Dash to resurrect Roc-A-Fella Records and, with the help of Ski Beatz, releases the rap record of the year.


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