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June 11, 2010 Distant Relatives fuses Marley's new-school brand of reggae with Nas' timeless New York flow.

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November 9, 2008 Rapper Young Jeezy and professor Mark Anthony Neal discuss the effect of Barack Obama on hip-hop.

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November 9, 2008 Rapper Young Jeezy and professor Mark Anthony Neal discuss the effect of Barack Obama on hip-hop.

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February 27, 2007 Nas declares the end of an entire musical subculture — even though it's his own.

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July 15, 2008 The hip-hop icon from Queens has put out a conceptually brave album about black American culture.

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March 4, 2008 Tuesday's new CD releases include Stephen Malkmus' new disc with his band The Jicks.

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February 27, 2007 Nas declares the end of an entire musical subculture — even though it's his own.

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Wye Oak

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M.I.A.

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  • Album: Recession [Clean]
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  • Album: Hip Hop Is Dead
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