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A little game…

A bit of background before we dive in. I intern at WKCR, Columbia University’s radio station. A few months ago, host Sucio Smash was removed from the station’s only Hip-Hop show, then Squeeze Radio (the successor to Stretch and Bobbito’s … Continue reading

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Favorite 30 Songs of 2010

ZOMG!!!!! A year end list!! Last year I brought you 20, but 2010 was so musically swagnificent that I had to up the ante and bring 10 more jawns to the table. You may notice a few common themes/names on … Continue reading

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YML’s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Review Bonanza

Though like Mt. Vesuvius we’ve been dormant for quite some time, the boys here at You Must Learn would be greatly remiss in our duties as arbiters of dopeness if we didn’t bring you a review of Kanye West’s hotly … Continue reading

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It was all a dream

At least it feels like it was a dream. Jurassic 5. Top ten in sales!?!?!?!? I’m assuming that this is just the Hip-Hop chart. Kinda crazy that 8 of the top 10 are New York/Tri-State area artists, the other 2 … Continue reading

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Someone’s gonna eat your food…

Right before he dove off the deep end into the greatest multi-part melodrama in the history of, perhaps, recorded time, R. Kelly struck just the right balance between generic R n’ B lyrics and and very specific paranoia. “A Woman’s … Continue reading

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On Empire State of Mind…Again…

I’ve wanted to put this up for a while, but I’ve been too lazy to actually finish it. I’m not sure there’s much more that needs to be said. Is this song still alive? I don’t know. It won’t die … Continue reading

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Just had to reiterate…

…that DOOM says “I’d like to start out by thanking our sponsor for financing the parts for this Frankenstein monster” in the second track played by J. Rocc in the clip posted yesterday. And that’s why I love DOOM. Is … Continue reading

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