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Emicida.

April 14, 2014 The rapper has earned a global name for rapping about the plight of Brazil's minorities.

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Rob Gullatte during an interview with Microphone Check in Austin, Texas.

April 11, 2014 "I got a job," says the Houstonian. "I like my job, it's cool. But I'm sitting there writing raps."

E-40.

April 9, 2014 The Bay Area legend on his career, Master P, Lil Jon, T-Pain, Tupac and Too Short.

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9th Wonder addresses Harvard students in a scene from the documentary The Hip-Hop Fellow, which chronicles a year the producer spent teaching hip-hop culture as an academic subject.

April 4, 2014 "Nobody from hip-hop was supposed to go to Harvard without a degree," says producer 9th Wonder.

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Lunice, center, being interviewed by Microphone Check's Ali Shaheed Muhammed, left, and Frannie Kelley, right.

April 1, 2014 The producer and DJ on his performance style, learning from the greats and reading autobiographies.

The Outfit, TX with Microphone Check. From left to right, JayHawk, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Mel, Dorian and Frannie Kelley.

March 29, 2014 The trio sat down in the Austin sunshine and opined on Texas funk, Texas weather and their business.

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