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UpdatePosted 06/11/2014 03:45PM

OMG, Becky: Sir Mix-A-Lot Raps 'Baby Got Back' with Symphony Orchestra

Originally posted 06/10/2014 02:00PM

Baby's got back, and now Sir Mix-A-Lot has serious backup in the form of the Seattle Symphony, who on Saturday night helped the rapper reinterpret the 1992 butt anthem.

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Eminem's Rap Battle League 'Total Slaughter' Debuting in NYC

Eminem's Rap Battle League 'Total Slaughter' Debuting in NYC

Originally posted 04/29/2014 01:00PM

The real Slim Shady is standing up to take rap battles to the big leagues.

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Filed Under: Hip-Hop/Rap, Eminem

UpdatePosted 04/28/2014 03:15PM

DJ E-Z Rock of 'It Takes Two' Dies at 46

Originally posted 04/28/2014 03:00PM

[YOUTUBE "phOW-CZJWT0"] Rap star DJ E-Z Rock has died, according to a report from Rolling Stone. Born Rodney Bryce, '80s sensation E-Z Rock was best known for his collaboration with rapper Rob Base, which resulted in the 1988 hip-hop classic "It Takes Two."

Bryce and Base became friends in elementary school and soon started making music together. In 1986, they released their first record, "DJ Interview", independently. It was not a success.

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Catch the Throne: HBO's Game of Thrones Gets a Hip-Hop Mixtape

Originally posted 03/06/2014 04:00PM

You've heard Watch the Throne, the 2011 collaboration between Kanye West and Jay Z. Now get ready for Catch the Throne, a new hip-hop and reggaeton mixtape HBO is releasing to promote Game Of Thrones' fourth season premiere on April 6.

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