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  1. See How Drake Showed His Great Appreciation For A Texas Rap LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MTV

    Drake is in the midst of his annual Houston Appreciation Weekend and today , he decided to honor a Texas legend. Bun B , of the legendary UGK duo that also featured the late Pimp C , was the honoree.

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  2. Drake makes a hit with charity softball eventRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Houston Astros

    ... launching his music career. He was boosted early in his pursuits by longtime Astros supporter and community activist Bun B, among others. Regardless where Drake's travels take him, he always makes his way to Houston, and, as a baseball fan and ...

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  3. Drake's Houston Appreciation Weekend, Day One Recap:...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Billboard

    Drake to Bun B: "You allowed me to exist here, as if I'm from here. You truly allowed me to be myself."

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  4. 'Who Is Mike Jones?' Is Ten Years Old, and We Owe Him An ApologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Houston Press

    ... That's not really the point, though. "Welcome to Houston at FPSF 2014 (L-R): Mike Jones, Paul Wall, Slim Thug, Z-Ro, Bun B, Devin the Dude The major point? We utterly forgot that the album came out ten years ago. I mean, how exactly does that ...

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  5. Boom 94.5's Hip Hop Festival Celebrated the Past in the Midst of a Tumultuous PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Dallas Observer

    Boom 94.5 FM Hip-Hop Meets Zydeco and the Blues Festival With Bun B, Mystikal, Juvenile, Fair Park, Dallas Saturday, May 2, 2015 It may have been Mystikal who put things best on Saturday: "To all the youngins who don't know me," he said, "ya mamma know me. Ya auntie know me."

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  6. Atlanta Rap Group K Chill And Tetraz Reunites At Hot 107.9 Birthday...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | LivePressWorld

    This years star line up includes Bun B, Pastor Troy, Trick Daddy, Mase, Lil Scrappy, Ying Yang Twins and Fabo for the Classic Throwback Concert. This might be a early spoiler alert but Atlanta rap group K Chill & Tetraz will reunite to give the fans something familiar yet refreshing.

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  7. A hip-hop star and an academic offer to school anyone on religionRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Rice University Center for Engaged Research and Collaborative Learning Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Bun B and Rice University Professor of Religious Studies Anthony Pinn teaching their class "Religion and Hip-Hop Culture." Preach, Rice! The top-ranked private university has taken one of its most popular humanities courses to the people, offering "Religion and Hip-Hop Culture" online free at edX this spring.

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  8. FPSF 2015: Spotlight on Welcome to HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Long known as the third coast, Houston and the southeast portion of the US hugging the Gulf of Mexico has become known as a driving force in hip-hop, making the divide between the west and east lose their monopoly on urban musicscapes and diverting attention from the two major hubs of show business.

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  9. An Interview With Houston Hip Hop Historian Maco FanielRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | HipHopDx

    ... and Legacy . Speaking to the city's longevity and importance, he says, "Beyonce wears Houston everywhere she goes, Bun B keeps the focus on Houston, Lecrae is partially from Houston. There's still a major market for music in the world, but Houston ...

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  10. 7th Annual Free Press Summer Fest Returns to Elanor Tinsley Park June 6th & 7thRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    It's approaching the swampy summertime and to Bayou City music fans, that means one thing: The Houston Free Press Summer Fest . For over half a decade, the festival has drawn artists and fans the world over and injected a boost to the city's summertime economy; Lord knows the Astros aren't doing it.

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  11. 7th Annual Free Press Summer Fest Returns to Elanor Tinsley Park June 6th & 7thRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    It's approaching the swampy summertime and to Bayou City music fans, that means one thing: The Houston Free Press Summer Fest . For over half a decade, the festival has drawn artists and fans the world over and injected a boost to the city's summertime economy; Lord knows the Astros aren't doing it.

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  12. Superstar rapper pops into Houston for a trunk show that draws local celebs and a Texans starRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | CultureMap

    ... - that I would find my path right there, in something that I love." Mingling with panelists and local celebrities like Bun B and the Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing, guests sipped on expertly crafted gin and tonics while DJ M.O.S. kept the ...

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  13. Bun B And Anthony Pinn Talks About Teaching At Rice UniversityRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    Hip-Hop has always been known as the language of the people with a goal to educate the youth. But after many moons of game-dropping on the streets, the underground King called Bun-B has been recruited by professor Anthony Pinn for a new class called Religion & Hip-Hop Culture at the one and only Rice University in Houston Texas.

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  14. Dallas Rap Legends Dirty South Rydaz Return to Find a Whole New Music SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Dallas Observer

    ... made the final cut. Despite the hiatus, DSR say they haven't had any chemistry issues. "This shit is like Pimp C and Bun B," Tum Tum declares. "We do a record and throw that bitch in the trash and get on to the next one". The room erupts with ...

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  15. Mitski comes to Juanita'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... of his own over the course of about six albums, the most recent being "If There's a Hell Below," which features Bun B and Pete Rock. Now more into Flying Lotus than DJ Premier, he's taken his sampling habits in a notably expansive, psychotropic ...

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  16. Educated Guesses as to Why Drake Doesn't Want You to See Drake's HomecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | City Pages

    ... Generation ) at a show, but aside from these two moments, there's nothing worth taking away from the storytellers. Bun B, who performed in the original show with Drake, is an inordinately large part of Drake's Homecoming . He speaks at length, often ...

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  17. 'Drake's Homecoming: The Lost Footage' not as entertaining as its controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... his son Jas Prince (long credited with discovering Drake and bringing him to Wayne) and prolific Southern rapper Bun B appear amid performance shots. With repetitive and dull interviews, sloppy editing and terrible performance footage, "Homecoming" ...

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  18. Bun B & Dr. Anthony Pinn Discuss Their Lesson Plan [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    Hip-Hop Wired returns with part two of our discussion with educators and rap enthusiasts Bun B and Dr. Anthony Pinn. If you're unaware, the duo teach a course on Hip-Hop and Religion at Rice University in Houston, Tex, which will soon be available online free of charge.

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  19. Even If You're Not A Rap Fan, Bun B's Free Online Course Is For YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | MTV

    Not a hip-hop head? Not religious? Don't worry: Religion and Hip-Hop Culture is a course that still might be for you. "The hardcore fans of hip-hop are probably the minority in this class," Bun B , who teaches the course at Rice University alongside Dr. Anthony B. Pinn, told MTV News.

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  20. Kirko Bangz craves mainstream appeal in 'Progression V'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... an hour, feels like a treat for teens with some adult situations tossed in for the grizzled, desensitized rap heads. Bun B guest raps, and the mixed production is handled by Kydd Jones, Burd & Keyz, Sound MOB, Scott Pace, et al. At the end of the ...

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