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Amerigo Gazaway: A Common Wonder

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DJ and producer Amerigo Gazaway rose to fame for his creative mashups of music from 90s era Hip-Hop acts and legendary artists. Gazaway created full albums that merged the music of Fela Kuti and De La Soul, B.B. King and … Continue reading

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A Conversation with MC Lyte

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Every conversation about the best female emcees begins with MC Lyte. Lyte is the first female artist to release a solo album with 1988’s Lyte as a Rock. Her music has influenced every female rapper to ever pick up a … Continue reading

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Rhymefest on AAHH! Fest

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This past weekend the first annual AAHH! Fest took place at Union Park in Chicago. The event featured an all-star lineup that was headlined by the festivals founder, Common. Other performers included Lupe Fiasco, Twista, Dave Chappelle, Jennifer Hudson, MC … Continue reading

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