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    Kanye West live freestyle

    Kanye West – Runaway (Live at Coke Live Music Festival Krakow 2011) from Man on the Moon on Vimeo.   Kanye West has been blowing up with some epic freestyles lately whilst on his European tour. Finally we can see what all the buzz is about with a video showing his live remixing of his track “Runaway”, including a drop from Pusha T.

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    Big Boi comes to Oz

       Known for being one half of the grammy award winning Outkast, Big Boi has decided to grace us with his presence. Riding off the critically acclaimed solo album,  “Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty”,  Big Boi hit our shores for a brief promotional tour last year. A pioneer of southern hip hop, Big Boi has been innovating and re-energising the world’s hiphop scene for 20 years now. Joining Big Boi is the exciting Theophilus London.  According to critics, London’s “genre-bending approach draws from a range of styles, from soul-pop and post-punk to electro and contemporary R&B” and is building a huge following. London is a prolific blogger…

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    Hood Morning (notypo): Candy Coronas

    A major player in the west coast hip hop scene, Jayceon Terrell Taylor aka The Game has just dropped his latest mixtape in anticipation of his fourth album. The Game has recently gotten a lot of publicity by releasing a song where he dissed friends and foes in “Uncle Otis” and is no stranger to controversy.  Produced by Mars, and featuring Snoop Dogg, Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, Redman, Gucci Mane, Yelawolf and Trey Songz, check out  this mixtape for a few songs that have been previously leaked as well as some brand new ones. The R.E.D. Album is due out on the 23rd of August. Download The Game – Hood Morning…

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    Wu Tang Clan hits Aussie Shores

    One of the most influential hip hop groups are performing in Sydney this week. Method Man, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Inspectah Deck, Gza, U-God, Masta Killa, DJ Allah Mathematics, DJ Street Life and Young Dirty, collectively known as The Wu Tang Clan come together for the first time on Australian shores. Wu Tang Clan were formed back in 1992, being led by RZA and shortly after producing what is regarded as one of the greatest hip hop albums of all time in “Enter The Wu-Tang(36 Chambers)”. Wu Tang Clan can be described as highly controversial, unpredictable, influential and has been responsible for highly successful solo careers in many of it’s members. The…

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    [Mixtapes] Musical Tributes to Amy Winehouse

    RIP Amy Winehouse (14 Sept 1983 – 23 July 2011) I love Amy Winehouse’s music and found myself wanting to mourn the troubled but talented artist by listening to mash ups of her music. I’m a huge fan of original records mixed with the modern samples so my favourite tribute is done by the Stolen Records crew of Aussie radio station Fbi 94.5fm. Here I’ve compiled a bunch of Amy Winehouse tributes for you guys to hear.       Stolen Records – Back to Black: A Tribute to Miss Winehouse Back To Black: A Tribute to Miss Winehouse by Stolen Records Skrillionaires on Mixcloud Download: Back to Black – Amy…