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Behold the Beards: An intricate breakdown of facial hair in hip-hop…

Behold the Beards: An intricate breakdown of facial hair in hip-hop…

Serafina March 15, 2019 9,798

So I’m really into beards right now. I’ll admit that for the most part, this fascination is rooted in a perverse sexual attraction but there’s another part of me that is captivated by beards

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[READ] Our Favorite Hip Hop + R&B Couples

[READ] Our Favorite Hip Hop + R&B Couples

Bissy L. Waariyo February 14, 2014 1,877

Valentine’s Day is today which means that those lucky enough to be single don’t have to worry about buying presents, chocolates (Godiva to be exact) and flowers or a sexy new bra+panty set.  But

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[EVENT] Black History Month in Preview: Toronto Hot Spots

[EVENT] Black History Month in Preview: Toronto Hot Spots

Bissy L. Waariyo February 6, 2014 174

Even though we are experiencing the coldest winter this side of North America has seen in years, Black History Month never fails to warm the souls of Torontonians. There are various events happening all

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[AUDIO] Benjamin Svetkey’s Unreleased 1994 Interview w/ Tupac Shakur

[AUDIO] Benjamin Svetkey’s Unreleased 1994 Interview w/ Tupac Shakur

Sandra Stanisa December 4, 2013 419

In March of 1994, Entertainment Weekly reporter Benjamin Svetkey sat down with a then 22-year-old Tupac Shakur and conducted a interview. For 19 years, the recordings from that interview lay dormant, preserved God knows

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The Desecration of Hip Hop History: 5 Pointz Graffiti Veiled in White Paint

The Desecration of Hip Hop History: 5 Pointz Graffiti Veiled in White Paint

Sandra Stanisa November 20, 2013 4,683

Being an artist is very difficult, to this a can attest. But since the dawn of time, since our earliest ancestors painted stories inside of caves, art has been the single most powerful spiritual

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The Pros and Cons of the Urban Fashion Phenomenon

The Pros and Cons of the Urban Fashion Phenomenon

Amanda Girgis November 12, 2013 1,163

There’s something bothersome about the unapologetic way the retail world appropriates hip hop culture. Stores like Forever 21, H&M, Urban Outfitters and Brandy Melville have capitalized on urban clothing and I can’t help but feel

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So You Can’t Think Of What To Be For Halloween…

So You Can’t Think Of What To Be For Halloween…

Bissy L. Waariyo October 31, 2013 2,105

 Keeping in line with the theme of Hip Hop-Halloween, I wanted to pay tribute to some of the hip-hop artists that forever look like they ‘re steppin’ out on the red carpet for a

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REVOLT TV: The Diddy Network has Arrived

REVOLT TV: The Diddy Network has Arrived

Bissy L. Waariyo October 27, 2013 2,071

Rapper, record producer, actor and entrepreneur – Diddy can now add direct channel services to his conglomerate enterprise. With the recent launch of his television service Revolt TV, backed by industry giant Time Warner

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[Dance Videos] Moon Runners – Dark side of the moon & Drop

[Dance Videos] Moon Runners – Dark side of the moon & Drop

Melissa May 28, 2013 1,074

Toronto BBoy crew The Moon Runners released some dope new dance videos. Dark side of the moon, directed by Lenny Len. The Drop video was inspired by original “The Pharcyde” drop video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=co3qMdkucM0) it

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[NEWS] Is Accidental Racist actually unintentionally racist?

[NEWS] Is Accidental Racist actually unintentionally racist?

Patrice J April 9, 2013 12

You hear the title of that song and you definitely think “oh, this must be an SNL skit or something” but it’s an actual song by Brad Paisley featuring our favourite lip licking rapper

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