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Album Review: Royce da 5’9″ – ‘Book of Ryan’

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On ‘Book of Ryan’, the rap veteran sends a defiant message to the young pretenders Over the span of his 20-year career, Royce da 5’9″, real name Ryan Montgomery, has always occupied a curious space within the music industry. His¬†association with fellow Detroit vet Eminem, for example, has been something of a double-edged sword from day one. On one hand, …

The Hip Hop Discussion Group That Dates Back to 1992

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A digital relic of rap history has been unearthed In the early-to-mid 90s, hip hop was in its prime, both commercially and artistically. Not only did the movement cause a cultural earthquake, it also inspired a whole generation of hip hop obsessives, giving them a seemingly endless supply of dope albums to discuss and debate.¬† Unlike today, where such discussion …