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From Migos to Drake, Murda Beatz is the Producer Behind Your Favorite Hip-Hop Song on Loop

“Use the internet to network, just remember everything is a tool—Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, SoundCloud, Tumblr—whatever you want to use, it’s all tools to get to people, to contact, and network. Your network is your net worth.”
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Anderson .Paak Shares the Inner Workings of ‘Oxnard’ and Collaborating with Dr. Dre

“I have a commitment to being authentic at all times. The honesty in my creative process is the most important thing to me. Quality over quantity is one of the things that separates me from other artists and will continue to do so.”
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The Post-Traumatic Life of Mike Shinoda

Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda shines one more light in the gloom as he bares his soul in his new album.
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Why Famous Dex is Leading the Wave as One of Chicago’s Most Versatile Rappers

“I notice that all the guys who were negative were getting put on and not the positive guys. So I was around both of them, but I was patient and wanted to do it the positive way, that’s why my music doesn’t sound like the other guys that made it out of there.”
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