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Hip Hop Weekly Newsletter

Freddie Gibbs and Madlib's first collaborative album, "Pinata," celebrates its 10th anniversary.

The album, which expertly blended Gibbs' gangsta rap edge with Madlib's vintage underground production, is widely regarded as a classic and a turning point in both artists' careers.

After a decades-old joke on "The Simpsons," rap group Cypress Hill will finally perform with the London Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall in London on July 10.

Tickets go on sale on March 27.

North Carolina-based hip-hop group Kooley High has released their latest single, "All Infinite," off their upcoming joint LP with producer Tuamie.

The album, titled "All Infinite," is set to be released on April 19th and explores the concept of infinity and boundless energy.

De La Soul's Posdnuos revealed that a head injury inspired the cadence for the group's 1988 single, "Plug Tunin'."

He shared the story on the first episode of a special series on Apple Music.

Additionally, Posdnuos recently paid tribute to their late member Trugoy The Dove on the one-year anniversary of his passing.

Concerns are growing for 90's rap legend Keith Murray after a disturbing video of him surfaced online, showing him in a vulnerable state.

Fans are rallying around him and calling for greater awareness of mental health in the music industry.

The 2004 album "Madvillainy" by MF DOOM and Madlib celebrates its 20th anniversary, showcasing its lyrical density, unique sampling, and rich wordplay.

This article uncovers 20 of the album's most obscure and overlooked references, adding to its mystique and timelessness.

MC Lyte will be honoured at the first SEED Summit & Awards for her "power of storytelling."

The event, founded by Valeisha Butterfield, aims to celebrate and elevate the culture by recognising iconic stories and people of our generation.

Roc Marciano is back with his first solo single of 2024, "Gold Crossbow," as he gears up for his upcoming album, MARCIOLOGY.

The track is filled with cold-blooded bars and showcases Roc's talent as a top-tier MC.

Get ready for more heat from him.

Discover the enigmatic world of Banksy, the cloaked genius who defies boundaries and pushes the boundaries of art.

Uncover the buzz surrounding this anonymous artist, whose identity remains a tantalising mystery.