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  1. Is Portland's Next Viral Rap Star a Babyface Blonde Girl From Lake Oswego?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Willamette Week

    ... herself over to the rap life-writing lyrics every day and trying to match her flow to motormouths like Eminem and Twista-a decision that initially confused her investment manager father and attorney mother. They started to take her more seriously ...

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  2. Twista @Club ElanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Connect Savannah

    The Chicago artist, who took home the title of fastest rapper in the world in 1992 for his ability to pronounce 598 syllables in 55 seconds, is a pioneer of double-time rap. Over his storied career, Twista has sold millions of albums and hit the charts with songs like "Slow Jams," "Overnight Celebrity," "Girl Tonite," and "Wetter."

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  3. I respect Olamide, Vector, but I'm the best rapper in Nigeria - CeeboiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... d on the bigger picture. "I have always looked at the bigger picture since I was young. I grew up listening to Techo, Twista, Jahbless, Notorious BIG , Tu Pac, Mode 9, Tuface, and my favourite rapper, Kendrick Lemar," he stated.

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  4. Hip-Hop Family Tree: ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... Common Sense (later known as Common) released "I Used to Love H.E.R.," a memorable ode to nostalgia and loss. Tung Twista helped pioneer the "choppa style" of rap, then joined forces with Do or Die and influential producer the Legendary Traxxster to ...

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  5. Bizzy Bone Talks Why He Refuses To Watch Both 2Pac & Biggie BiopicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | HipHopDx

    While the 90's were being dominated by the boom-bap of the East Coast and the G-funk gangsta rap of the West Coast, there was a different sound independent of both coasts brewing in the Midwest. Chicago introduced the rapid-fire flow to the game in 1992 with Twista and Crucial Conflict opted for more style than speed in 1993; but in 1994, an unknown quintet from Cleveland would catch the ear of Eazy-E and marry the rapid-fire flow and style together in perfect harmony.

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  6. Foxx begrudgingly sangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Castanet.net

    Jamie Foxx "begrudgingly" lent his vocals to Kanye West's track Slow Jamz after he was convinced the rapper wouldn't become famous. The actor-and-musician provided his smooth voice for the chorus of the 2003 hit, which also featured rapper Twista.

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  7. Jamie Foxx 'begrudgingly' lent vocals to Kanye West's Slow JamzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Music-News.com

    Jamie Foxx "begrudgingly" lent his vocals to Kanye West's track Slow Jamz after he was convinced the rapper wouldn't become famous. The actor-and-musician provided his smooth voice for the chorus of the 2003 hit, which also featured rapper Twista.

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  8. The Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend: Comedy, Hamburger House Party, and Best of the BestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Miami New Times

    ... counterparts in trap help them. Sign up for a song, practice your skills, and slug a few drinks down before taking on Twista's verse in Slow Jamz, 'cause it's your time to shine. Hamburger House Party at Magic City Casino May is National Burger ...

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  9. Tacoma's Off the Dome taking off since collaboration with Kutt CalhounRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Tacoma Weekly

    ... forget who was listening to some Bone," Maxwell said, "but that's how we hit it off: Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Tech N9ne, Twista and stuff like that. The double-time rapping with the harmony is something that we've been incorporating more and more into ...

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  10. From left, Kanye West, Common, Kid Sister and Chance the Rapper.Read the original story

    May 15, 2017 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... but for me, the Chicago rappers who first won modest national acclaim were either novelties, like speed-rapper Twista, or didn't have much to say that was memorable or uniquely Chicago musically or lyrically, like Do or Die and Crucial Conflict. ...

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  11. Rapping burglar Remtrex promotes music from HMP DoncasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... 'Remtrex is happy with me right now so I know I'm doing something right out here.' Another Birmingham rapper named Twista Cheese also name-checked Remtrex on a video which included a voice message from the prisoner. In the YouTube upload a member of ...

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  12. Jailed rapper promotes music from behind bars and becomes YouTube STARRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... "Remtrex is happy with me right now so I know I'm doing something right out here." Another Birmingham rapper named Twista Cheese also namechecked Remtrex on a video which included a voice message from the prisoner. In the YouTube upload a member of ...

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  13. Taylor Bennett Talks Personal Style, Coming Out as Bisexual & His...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Billboard

    ... famous than Chance, and I'll still be his little brother." Taylor Bennett fell for music at 9 years old. Upon hearing Twista 's uplifting track " Hope " featuring Faith Evans (you may remember the track from the beloved 2005 hoop film Coach Carter ...

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  14. Watch Riz Ahmed rap Twistaa s verse from Kanye Westa s a Slow Jamza on a GirlsaRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | NME

    The 'Rogue One' actor took on the Chicago rapper's tongue-twisting verse from the classic song during last night's opening episode Riz Ahmed delivered a rendition of Twista's verse from the Kanye West song 'Slow Jamz' on the latest episode of Girls - watch the performance below. Ahmed is guest-starring in the final season of the Lena Dunham-created show, playing the role of Paul-Louis - a water-ski instructor who Dunham's character, Hannah, befriends in this new season.

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  15. Girls Season 6 Premiere Recap: "That's Sun in Her Pussy!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... a killer rapper. Horvath says, "I'm going to fuck him!" She loves him. Jessica : I would love anyone who's memorized Twista's verse on "Slow Jamz." How many hours on Genius.com do you think it takes to memorize that? Tricia : So many hours. Marnie ...

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  16. Watch Riz Ahmed Rap Twista's "Slow Jamz" Verse In The Girls Season PremiereRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | Stereogum

    ... that allowed him to flex his rapping talents a bit too. Below, check out footage of Ahmed in character performing Twista's verse from Kanye West's "Slow Jamz," much to Lena Dunham's delight. Here's Riz Ahmed being straight up adorable on #Girls ...

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  17. Riz Ahmed Raps Twista Lyrics and Sleeps With Lena Dunham in the Girls Season 6 PremiereRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | Spin

    ... City mentality and woos her (cue long bunk-bed sex scene) with some impromptu #dope rhymes-that is, him rapping over Twista's "Slow Jamz"-in the club. There is symmetry with Donald Glover's suspect and short-lived appearance at the beginning of ...

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  18. Here's a Gif Of Riz Ahmed's Swimsuit Rap On 'Girls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Switched

    ... DJ booth for a little surprise: "Slow Jamz." Ahmed displays his well-documented rap skills , ripping through one of Twista's verses from the 2004 hit, featuring Kanye West and Jamie Foxx. Paul-Louis flashes his nipple, plops his scantily clad leg on ...

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  19. Girls Season 6 Premiere Recap: "That's Sun in Her Pussy!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | The Stranger

    ... a killer rapper. Horvath says, "I'm going to fuck him!" She loves him. Jessica : I would love anyone who's memorized Twista's verse on "Slow Jamz." How many hours on Genius.com do you think it takes to memorize that? Tricia : So many hours. Marnie ...

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  20. Radio One Grammy Lounge: Twista Talks Longevity In The Rap GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    For over 25 years Twista has been killing it in the rap game. From his beginnings on the west side of Chicago, being the first artist signed to Loud Records and then delivering a classic star-turning verse on the Do Or Die classic "Po Pimp" to now, Twista has undoubtedly made his mark in Hip-Hop.

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