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Aesop Rock and Tobacco Are Malibu Ken and They're Here to Get Weird

Noted hip-hop wordsmith Aesop Rock cedes production duties to focus on making the most of his million-word vocabulary on Malibu Ken.

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Brother Ali: Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color

The personal is the political in the fifth LP of Rhymesayer's heavy hitter. Produced in entirety by Jake One, it's as American as music gets: fearful, angry and hopeful, all at the same time.

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Grieves: Together/Apart

An interesting, solid hip-hop album. Don't let more quality go ignored, especially when it's already happening a lot this year.

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Grieves and Budo - Stream from Best Buy Union Square

In-store performance from up-and-coming hip-hop artist Grieves.

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Blueprint: Adventures in Counter Culture

Indie rapper attempts to re-write the blueprint for hip-hop success with bold, focused new album.

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Brother Ali Has Finally Laid Down The Undisputed Truth

The conscientious hip-hopper talks about racial identity and the new album that could blow up his career at last.

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