Tag Archives: Houston

Anti-Lilly: It’s Nice Outside

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When referencing 2Pac Hip-Hop legend Ice-T once said, “You don’t become the greatest rapper by being able to rap well, you become the greatest by being able to touch people.” Stories of pain, hardships, joy, and love are relatable to … Continue reading

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$hun: Will Rap 4 A Way Outta Here

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$hun is a Southern emcee with East Coast sensibilities. Originally from Memphis, Tennessee but now residing in Houston, Texas, $hun, much like yours truly, just loves that old boom bap. In 2016 $hun (short for Marshun) released his debut project … Continue reading

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War Church: Gunship Diplomacy

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SKECH185 & Analog(ue) Tape Dispenser are War Church. From Chicago, Illinois and Houston, Texas respectively, the group released their debut album New Age Middle Finger in 2011. SKECH’s unorthodox rhyme style meshes perfectly with ATD’s electronic-influenced production to create for … Continue reading

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From the Vault: DJ Premier

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The next installment of The Real Hip Hop.com’s From the Vault series features the greatest producer in the history of Hip-Hop, DJ Premier. The interview was conducted in February of 2010 during NBA All-Star Weekend in Dallas, Texas. Preem had … Continue reading

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Willie D: Controversy

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Controversy is not only the name of Willie D’s 1989 debut solo album, it’s the perfect word to describe his entire career. From his work as a member of the Geto Boys to his solo career Willie D has never been one to … Continue reading

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Anti-Lilly: 91 Regal

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Remember when “keeping it real” was a thing in Hip-Hop? It’s become commonplace in Hip-Hop for artists to rhyme about material things regardless of if they owned them or not. That’s not real, nor is it keeping it real. The … Continue reading

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Anti-Lilly & Envy Hunter: REdefinition

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Houston rappers Anti-Lilly and Envy Hunter came together in 2014 to record an 11-track album called “REdefinition’. Solo artists at heart, Anti and Envy joined forces for the purpose of giving listeners a different taste of what they’re used to … Continue reading

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