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  1. From J. Cole to Tame Impala: The Highlights (and a Couple Lowlights) From Bonnaroo 2016 Day 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | Nashville Scene

    ... rap did make it to the farm was conscious and jam friendly. In the first year of the festival, Jurassic 5, Blackalicious, and Z-Trip all performed and, if J. Cole hadn't been 16 at the time, his vulnerable lyricism would have put him squarely in the ...

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  2. Blackalicious keeps it honestRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The Georgia Straight

    While its members might look more like chartered accountants than rap stars, Blackalicious has always been the real deal. Writing and performing its laid-back style of old-school hip-hop for more than two decades, the duo has been chasing success since rapper Gift of Gab and producer Chief Xcel first met in sixth grade.

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  3. Check Out The Playlist That Inspires Champions From Golden State's DJ SharpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | AllHipHop.com

    ... professional DJ by the age of 15, and started to make his name locally, by working with local legends such as Blackalicious and Lyrics Born. He's DJ'd for a number of artists, including Kelly Rowland and Lauryn Hill. Check out a track list of some ...

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  4. From zero to hip hop heroRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | This is Wiltshire

    The former Greendown pupil had a good job as a programme manager with Accenture and worked on big projects like the Lloyds Bank merger with HBOS. But he gave it all up to become a music producer and is about to release his first CD with two of the industry's biggest hip hop stars Kool Keith and Blackalicious rapper Gift of Gab.

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  5. Blackalicious brings thought-provoking rhymes and exciting beatsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Gift of Gab, aka Timothy Parker, and Chief Xcel, aka Xavier Mosley, have etched their characters into hip-hop history as Blackalicious, exploring the progressive landscape of rap.

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  6. Tempe Rapper Bob Domestic Critically Injured After Being Struck by MotorcyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Phoenix New Times

    ... including putting on the latter spot's weekly Live and Learn night on Thursdays. (He was scheduled to open for Blackalicious rapper Gift of Gab at Last Exit Live next month.) There's been a major outpouring of support for Evers from friends and ...

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  7. Cymarshall Law Is Back With "Hip Hop & The Soul 3"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | HipHopDx

    New Jersey native Cymarshall Law has come a long way since spending his early career under Everliven Sound . The fairly underground East Coast collective were signed to Sub Verse Music, a label co-founded by Company Flow 's Bigg Jus and former home to Blackalicious and MF Doom .

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  8. A Rapid-fire, multisyllabic, tongue-twisting rapping style...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | SFGate

    Blackalicious is back. After a decade away, the California-born hip hop duo made a triumphant return with 2015's critically acclaimed LP Imani, Vol.

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  9. UpFront Soul (Formerly The Nightfly): UpFront Soul #2016.17 - Poetry...Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... UpFront Soul #2016.17 Playlist Hour 1 Joan Armatrading "Back to the Night" from "Back to the Night" on A&M Blackalicious "Ego Tripping by Nikki Giovanni" from "Nia" on Quannum Projects Margaret Walker "For My People" from "Anthology of Negro Poets" ...

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  10. Gig Alert: BlackaliciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    The classic hip-hop duo Blackalicious got a lift in 2014 when Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe free-styled the break-neck lyrics of the 1999 track " Alphabet Aerobics " on Jimmy Fallon. And it had been a while since anyone had heard anything live from the duo - they hadn't released a record since 2005! a Until this past fall, when they returned with the first of a planned three -disc set.

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  11. What's going on Thursday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... song?) in semi-acoustic form. The early show is sold out, but tickets are still available to the late show. Blackalicious @ Marlin Room at Webster Hall Indie rap vets Blackalicious (aka Gift of Gab and Chief Xcel) returned last year with Imani Vol. ...

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  12. Blackalicious add more 2016 tour datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    Indie rap mainstays Blackalicious have been touring in 2016 behind their latest release Imani Vol. 1 . They're still playing shows pretty regularly, going on a run of dates in April and May. A quick east coast run will take them through NYC for a show at The Marlin Room at Webster Hall on April 21 .

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  13. ListenUp: Blackalicious feat. Myron: On Fire TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    With their trademark groove-laden brand of hip-hop, Sacramento-based Blackalicious has teamed up with Myron for " On Fire Tonight ." Its smooth beat is accompanied by a video that includes graphic, distressing-but important-footage from protests in Ferguson and Baltimore, and police brutality across the United States which is contrasted with imagery of sheer beauty .

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  14. ListenUp: Big Freedia: I HeardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    ... New Orleans' Esplanade Studios (save... With their trademark groove-laden brand of hip-hop, Sacramento-based Blackalicious has teamed up with Myron (of soul outfit Myron and E) for "On Fire Tonight." Its smooth beat is accompanied by a video ...

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  15. ListenUp: Vag: HornstullRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    ... New Orleans' Esplanade Studios (save... With their trademark groove-laden brand of hip-hop, Sacramento-based Blackalicious has teamed up with Myron (of soul outfit Myron and E) for "On Fire Tonight." Its smooth beat is accompanied by a video ...

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  16. ListenUp: FKA Twigs under the bedsheets, Snarky Puppy serves up a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    ... New Orleans charity The Roots of Music. With their trademark groove-laden brand of hip-hop, Sacramento-based Blackalicious has teamed up with Myron (of soul outfit Myron and E) for "On Fire Tonight." Its smooth beat is accompanied by a video ...

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  17. ListenUp: Snarky Puppy feat. Laura Mvula + Michelle Willis: Sing to the MoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    ... New Orleans charity The Roots of Music. With their trademark groove-laden brand of hip-hop, Sacramento-based Blackalicious has teamed up with Myron (of soul outfit Myron and E) for "On Fire Tonight." Its smooth beat is accompanied by a video ...

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  18. Weekend Round-Up: Gold and Golder StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Nashville Scene

    ... Jeff! Let's talk shows! Tonight , you've got Chris Stapleton at the Ryman (also Saturday); Morgan Heritage and Blackalicious at Exit/In; R. Ring at The End; Taylor Mac at OZ (also Saturday); Chris Jones and the Night Drivers at The Station Inn; the ...

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  19. ListenUp: FKA Twigs: Good to LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    ... New Orleans' Esplanade Studios (save... With their trademark groove-laden brand of hip-hop, Sacramento-based Blackalicious has teamed up with Myron (of soul outfit Myron and E) for "On Fire Tonight." Its smooth beat is accompanied by a video ...

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  20. ListenUp: Mavis Staples: ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    ... but invokes plenty of fun along the way. With their trademark groove-laden brand of hip-hop, Sacramento-based Blackalicious has teamed up with Myron (of soul outfit Myron and E) for "On Fire Tonight." Its smooth beat is accompanied by a video ...

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