“RIP NIP”

By now you may have heard the news.  Rapper and Philanthropist Nipsey Hussel was gun down in front of his store in Los Angeles, California. The hip-hop community is devastated by this news. The murder of a emcee is all too familiar in the hip-hop game. Something we could never get used to.

Some people blame it on jealousy, others say the government was involved because of a documentary about Dr. Sebi, and some think gang violence. All that matters is the lost of a man who wanted to do better for is people.  A man that wanted to be an example of hard work paying off. It’s a tragic loss but his words and inspiring spirit will never be forgotten.

Last year he dropped his debut album, the Grammy nominated, Victory Lap. He’d been putting in work for years on the underground hip-hop scene and his first album was big. So big that it made my podcast’s “Top 5 Albums of 2018” list.  Here’s an excerpt from that show and our thoughts.

Rest in Power Ermias Asghedom 🎤

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Hip-Hop NOW Podcast! “Release Dates”

This week…we play a game called “Hip-Hop Release Date Death Match”. We look at stacked hip-hop release dates and decide on which one we would buy if we only had money for one. You can play along! Leave your picks in the comments section.

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Hip-Hop NOW Podcast EXTRA! #TommyBoycott

This week…we take a look at the the boycott of Tommy Boy Records on behalf of De La Soul and the state of streaming services.

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That Time in Hip-Hop “Killing Em Softly”

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It’s the latest episode of “That Time In Hip-Hop”! A weekly podcast hosted by Vegas & Tone providing facts and reflections on eras, music, and events throughout Hip-Hop history. This week we look at the rise and decline of Lauryn Hill. What’s the story and what is her legacy? Like, Subscribe, Comment, and Share Today!

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Hip-Hop NOW Podcast! Ep. 163

This week…Lupe talks retirement again, my thoughts on the new Sean P album, 21 Savage’s dealings with ICE…not that Ice…but…um…yeah…and more!

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That Time In Hip-Hop “Big L Corleone”

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It’s the latest episode of “That Time In Hip-Hop”! A weekly podcast hosted by Vegas & Tone providing facts and reflections on eras, music, and events throughout Hip-Hop history. This week we look at the career and murder of Big L. His impact on the rap game and what would have been had he lived longer. Like, Subscribe, Comment, and Share Today!

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[Podcast]Hip Hop Now with Vegas- Episode 110

Boom! A new installment of the Hip Hop Now Podcast with Vegas. This week he chops it up on Prodigy, the Pac movie and the new Jay Z album. Check it!

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