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Rome Streetz – Kiss the Ring (Review)

“Bible or the Rifle”, “Mud into Moet”, “Prayers Over Packages”; Rome Streetz’ music has always been a thing of conflict. Conflict on the streets, or in your own mentality. On…

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Lucki – Flawless Like Me (Review)

On the long-awaited debut, Lucki brings his most ambitious work to date. Spanning twenty-four tracks & nearly an hour, Lucki puts everything on the line with this release. Speaking on…

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Vince Staples – Shyne Coldchain Vol. 2 (Throwback Thursday Review)

Looking back at Vince Staples’ career is compelling. Not one project of his falters lyrically, but his soundscapes change with each release. The abrasive EDM nature of Big Fish Theory,…

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The Origin of Ka’s Album Art for Languish Arts

On September 16th, 2022, Ka released a surprise double album with little warning. The two albums, titled Languish Arts & Woeful Studies, utilize fitting artworks. Stark backdrops of a seemingly…

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BigWalkDog – Trick City (Review)

As BigWalkDog’s own website states, “The Mississippi Delta harbors a long history of gutsy and gritty artistry, dating all the way back to Muddy Waters and B.B. King. Carrying this…

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Bigg Jus – The Black Mamba Syrums Part 1 (20 Year Anniversary)

Bigg Jus has been here for years, but easily one of the most underground acts. Coming from the legendary alternative hip hop group Company Flow, the Queens, NY emcee’s solo…

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Lukah – Raw Extractions (Review)

A subgenre of hiphop that many have been ravenously searching for, only to often come up short, is Southern, conscious hiphop in the vein of Outkast or Scarface. While other…

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ZayBang – White Chalk (Review)

While Lil Bean has seen plenty of success to his melodic capabilities, fellow California rapper ZayBang has been just as hard working. With the release of his newest album White…

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Pink Siifu & Real Bad Man – Real Bad Flights (Review)

Follow Anywhere the Dope Go on Twitter While he is most often found collaborating with Slums artists, backpack art MCs, and boombap legends, Pink Siifu in fact hails from Alabama…

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Sha Ek – Face of the What (Review)

Follow Anywhere the Dope Go on Twitter Check out our guide to all things New York drill! While the question has grown exhausting, all anybody can wonder since Pop Smoke’s…

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A Guide to Dark Plugg

While the plugg style of rap has seen its healthiest peak yet, spawning many subgenres such as PluggNB, it has grown far from its regional roots. Originally from Atlanta, it…

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Midwxst – Back in Action 3.0 (Review)

Indianan rapper Midwxst returns further twisting & bending the lines between hyperpop & hip hop. While his older material sees him over bright yet aggressive production, his recent series titled…