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News: Grammy Awards Introduce Online Voting & Add Rap Review Committee

In 2018 the Grammy Awards will be decided through online voting. This is the first time that this voting process will take place electronically as the Recording Academy has done away with the paper ballots. They hope that by switching to a digital process, they will get more engagement and participation from younger members of the academy. Also in an ...

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News: Warriors Deny Refusing White House Invitation

Yesterday reports started swirling that the Warriors had made a unanimous team decision to decline an invitation to the White House following their NBA Finals win. The news quickly took off on social media as many people supported their decision to skip out on the visit. Apparently, the Warriors are denying that this is true. When asked about the visit, ...

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News: XXL Reveals 2017 Freshman Class

XXL has released the 2017 Freshman Class. The 10th anniversary class includes Kamaiyah, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Madeintyo, Playboy Carti, Amine, Kap G, Kyle, Ugle God, XXXTentacion, and Philly’s own PnB Rock. This list is put together using the opinions of tastemakers, rappers, hip hop fans, and the XXL staff. This year’s class will be releasing freestyles, cyphers, and ...

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