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George Clinton And Killer Mike: Talking (Barber) Shop

One founded a funk empire, the other sells out shows as half of Run the Jewels — and both have owned barbershops. They sit down together to discuss music, mentorship and the philosophy of barbering.

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Fis & Love Sing Sing Penelope
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This Islamic School Helps Students Build Their American And Muslim Identity

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George Clinton And Killer Mike: Talking (Barber) Shop

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Milsai Appalaches
Yaruse Nakio No Beat Number Girl

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Some Tax-Cut Backers Urge Trump To Drop Full Overhaul, Go For Quick Win

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Remembering Sylvia Moy, Pioneering Motown Songwriter And Producer

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It Takes Two Kim Weston & Marvin Gaye
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Here Comes the Meter Man The Meters
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The Far Right's Marine Le Pen Courts France's Female Voters

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