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Monday Jul 21 | Engadget

Hip-hop producer J Dilla's beat-making gear headed to Smithsonian

Last week, the Smithsonian announced two of J Dilla's production tools would be displayed at the upcoming National Museum of African American History and Culture .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, A Tribe Called Quest, De la Soul, The Roots, The Pharcyde, Gadgets

Sun Jul 20, 2014

MLive.com

The Smithsonian to house Detroit hip hop legend J Dilla's MPC, custom Moog synthesizer

Detroit hip hop legend J Dilla passed away in 2006 at the age of 32, but his legacy will live on at The Smithsonian museum in Washington, D.C. An MPC is a beat machine and a Moog is an analog music synthesizers designed by Dr. Robert Moog or manufactured by Moog Music.

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Related Topix: J Dilla, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Hip-Hop, A Tribe Called Quest, De la Soul, Entertainment

Thu Jul 17, 2014

RollingStone

Busta Rhymes Opens Up About New Album 'E.L.E. 2' and Chris Lighty

It's been 16 years since Busta Rhymes released his third album E.L.E. : The Final World Front, spawning some of his biggest hits, including the Bernard Herrmann-sampling " Gimme Some More" and Janet Jackson-assisted "What's It Gonna Be?!" For his upcoming 10th album, though, the rapper returns to the contributors and post-apocalyptic themes that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Busta Rhymes, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Orlando Weekly

Phat-N-Jazzy's DJ BMF puts a different spin on the '80s night

In an era where most were through being cool and donning sunglasses at night , pop, dance and new wave ruled the radio.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, The Beastie Boys, Black Entertainment, A Tribe Called Quest, Dance, DMC, New York, Music, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Broward-Palm Beach

CeeLo Green Is the Most Unifying Voice in Pop Music

With so many platforms with which to access music, it's almost impossible for everyone to be humming the same new tune.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Outkast, Goodie Mob, Rap, West Palm Beach, FL, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 09, 2014

HipHopDx

[News] A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul Work Recalled By Producer-Engineer Bob Power

Producer, engineer and composer Bob Power says that he had a clear directive when working on A Tribe Called Quest 's 1991 album, The Low End Theory .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, De la Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, Ali

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Broward-Palm Beach

CeeLo Green Is the Most Unifying Voice in Pop Music

With so many platforms with which to access music, it's almost impossible for everyone to be humming the same new tune.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Outkast, Goodie Mob, Rap, West Palm Beach, FL, Music, Entertainment

Fri Jun 27, 2014

National Public Radio

Heavy Rotation: Our Panel's 10 Favorite Songs Of The Year

Hawk House is the British hip-hop trio of brothers Sam and Eman Croydon and singer Demae; together, they make music that falls squarely between the progressive soul of Iman Omari and the progressive hip-hop of A Tribe Called Quest, Digable Planets and Buhloone Mindstate -era De La Soul, with shades of Jamiroquai.

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Related Topix: Digable Planets, Classical, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Planets, A Tribe Called Quest, De la Soul, Chicago

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