What the shirt says. San Quinn is a certified Bay Area rap veteran. Since dropping his debut, Don't Cross Me, back in 1993, he's gone on to amass a 15-album discography, with his latest project, Can't Take The Ghetto Out A Ni**a, released in July. With that album's new single, "Big Bank," sti ... More >>
When it comes to public opinion, Lil B is working to legitimize himself in 2011. He's doing things like cutting a single with 9th Wonder, Jean Grae, and Phonte. Or peforming at the MTVU Woodie awards. Or being one of XXL's Freshmen class for 2011. But I miss the not-so-distant days of his hastily as ... More >>
Chris BrennanChris Orrâ€‹Chris Orr, the U.K. ex-pat and S.F.-based radio host, Public Works team member, acid-house casualty, and veteran DJ, is headlining Debaser's Halloween party this Friday, October 29, at 111 Minna. Before that performance, Orr hooked us up with a stellar mix of classic dance m ... More >>
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As mainstream hip hop stalemates in commodities, underground MCs keep old-school aesthetics alive through art
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In Scarface, slinging yayo is the name of the game.
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For MC Immortal Technique, planting the seeds of revolution ain't nothin' but a g-thang
MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water
Andre Nickatina raps about being one of the Fillmore's hardest MCs, so what's he doing driving a Toyota?