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Top 10 Albums Of The Year: No. 1 – Killer Mike And El-P’s ‘Run The Jewels 2′

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Killer Mike and El-P's 'Run The Jewels 2' tops our list as the best album of 2014.

Under Pressure

‘Growing Pains': Review of Logic’s ‘Under Pressure’

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Logic's major label debut pays homage, perhaps too well, to his idols and influences.


Settling In: Usher Embracing OG Status After 20 Years In The Game

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That's right, the singer's first album dropped the same year as 'Illmatic'.

X (Chris Brown Album)

‘Time For Love': Review of Chris Brown’s ‘X’

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Brown's sixth album seems him trying to remain relevant among an R&B sea change.


Brian Fresco And Tree – SoulMoney EP

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Soul Trap from the SAVEMONEY crew.


Brian Fresco – ‘Bae’


Off the upcoming 'SoulMoney' project which will be produced entirely by Tree.

Soundtracks To Summer

Soundtracks To Summer: Aloe Blacc’s ‘Good Things’

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Aloe's sophomore album comes through in the clutch for a long road-trip.


Majid Jordan – “U”

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Majid Jordan's EP gets an early release.


Raekwon – “Ooh La La La”

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No <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2014/07/raekwon-footsteps-in-the-dark">hilarious artwork</a> this week.

the weeknd

The Weeknd – “Often”

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Sounds more <em>Trilogy</em> than <em>Kiss Land</em>.


Open Thread: Spurs Vs. Heat, NBA Finals Game 5

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The Spurs are bound to come down to Earth at some point, right?

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