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My Night at Cash Cobain’s Slizzy Fest

I’ve been having some poor luck at shows lately. Previously, I’ve tried to go to Lucki’s Listening Party for Flawless Like Me, which winded up getting shut down by NYPD…

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Lanvin’s Earliest Lyrics in Hip Hop

Despite French fashion house Lanvin’s rich history spanning over one hundred years, only in the past year have they shown interest for hip hop. Atlanta rapper Future become the first…

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The Lexicons of Hip-Hop Cult Followings

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere One of the coolest aspects of any music culture is the way a secret code develops among its loyal fans. There was a time when everybody was wearing…

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AnywhereTheDopeGo Best Albums of 2023 – Staff Picks

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere Demetrios’ List – The constant nagging topic this year has been that hip-hop has “fallen off”, even on its 50th anniversary. While it might not have been the…

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Best Hip Hop Debuts of 2023

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere Every year there are hundred of artists trying to make a name for themselves. You only get that first year once though, so the debut is an important…

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Turich Benjy and the Newfound Cincinnati Cloud Rap Scene

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere While Cincinnati has had its’ share of notable hip-hop artists breakout over the years, it’s a shame that it never developed a clear scene the way you might…

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An Introduction to: L5

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere With plenty of rumors of his alleged signing to Atlanta artist Playboi Carti’s label Opium, L5 has hit a lot of people’s radars. Also an artist from Atlanta,…

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CEO Trayle, Warhol.SS, and Regionalism in Modern Hip-Hop

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere It’s funny that over the last 30 plus years of hip-hop, an artist’s hometown is still equated to their subgenre. The overblown East Coast / West Coast beef…

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Hip Hop Album Milestone Anniversaries December 2023

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere This list is made to compile milestone anniversaries (1 Year, 5 Years, 10 Years, ect.) Full Blooded – Memorial Day (25 Years) BabyTron – They Won’t Clear This…

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Robb Bank$ is Creating Homages to Hip Hop for Its 50th Anniversary

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere Florida rapper Robb Bank$ consistently has some of the most layered bars of any rapper out right now, packed full of references to any and all media. With…

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The Modern Take on Lil Wayne’s “Dedication” Series’ Art Style

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere Lil Wayne’s mixtape series Dedication has an art style you can spot from a mile away. This series now has seven installments within it (six main tapes and…

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The Rise and Fall of Slaughterhouse

Follow @DopeGoAnywhere It might not be the hottest topic in 2023, but with the leak of several songs produced by Just Blaze, the untapped potential of Slaughterhouse weighs heavier than…