The iPod Shuffle

The iPod Shuffle – Beanie Sigel’s “Feel It In The Air”

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Ever since Sugerhill Gang flipped the breaks to "Good Times" into a lifelong, dance-floor deal-breaker, the vast majority of radio records have been catered toward the club.

#arrested development

The 17 Best Songs From 1991-92, My Kindergarten Year

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Kindergarten is a special time in most anyone's life.

Salaam Remi

Nas – “The Don” (Prod. By Salaam Remi, Da Internz & Heavy D.)

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It couldn't have been more than two or three days ago while leaving the gym that I overheard someone bragging about having eight new Nas songs.

#Batman

Six Seasons And A Movie Of Morning Links

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Links NBC ‘Fixes’ Schedule by Removing ‘Community’ - I can't wait for them to cancel 'Parks and Recreation' to replace it with something stupid about a single woman in the big city trying to balance a relationship and a career.

#DWIGHT HOWARD

11.15 The Cooler

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Monique Green Heavy D Funeral Set For Friday In New York [Celebrity Circuit] Lil B Wants 'I Got AIDS' To Encourage STD Testing [RapFix] App For Those Who Like Big Butts And Cannot Lie [The Urban Daily] Finding The Perfect NBA Teams For The [...].

tributes

DJ Quik – “Heavy Mr. Big Stuff” (Heavy D Tribute)

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After Busta took the cover-all approach in honoring the late Heavy D, The Quiksta narrows in more specifically to game us young bloods on the reasons Waterbed Hev's legacy will live on past his physical form.

#Community

11.11 The Cooler

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Lia Cha Confusing, Depressing Videos & Images From The Penn State Riots [With Leather] HBCU Marching Band Competition To Air On ESPN [The Root] 5 Famous People You Will Never See At Occupy Wall Street [Black Enterprise] The 20 Finest #KutcherTweets [Uproxx] Sean Kingston Says [...].

T.I.

Loosies: Busta Rhymes’ Heavy D Tribute, Lil Kim’s Nicki Minaj Diss, T.I. & Raekwon

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The angle Busta took on this tribute to his homie Heavy D is different, but admirable.

MUSIC

One Last Run: Listen To Hot 97’s Heavy D Tribute

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Photo: Washington Post Hating on the radio is everything from fashionable to justifiable these days.

VENN DIAGRAMS

The Heavy D Venn Diagram

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I was bummed by the news Heavy D passed away yesterday at the way-too-early age of 44.

VIDEOS

Peaceful Journey: Heavy D’s Taped Last Interview

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While the causes surrounding Heavy D's untimely passing are still a little sketchy, we do know that he was touring through Europe, promoting his latest album, Love Opus, prior to returning home to Los Angeles.

#FOOD

Now That We’ve Found Links What’re We Gonna Do … With Them?

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I miss when everything in hip-hop looked like it was the 'A Different World' opening credits.

SMOKE BREAK

Obits: Heavy D Dead At 44

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Hip-Hop/R&B hybrid pioneer and actor, Heavy D. died suddenly in Los Angeles this afternoon at the age of 44.

R.I.P.

R.I.P. Heavy D

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Reports Spin: Heavy D, the "Overweight Lover" of hip-hop's golden age, is dead at 44.

Style Kicks and Gear

When Worlds Collide: Michael Jordan & Michael Jackson

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The thing people don't get about sneaker collectors is that it's often not about the sneakers themselves, but rather the stories behind them.

MUSIC VIDEOS

JoiStaRR – “Yellow” Video

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If someone smiles at you and it comes out "yellow," that's generally not a good thing.

Tech N9ne

The King, The Clown & The G…

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Being a proud Technician myself, it was kind of dope to hear Tech N9ne graciously describe his thoughts on the mixed bag of fans that comprise his raucous shows to DJ Peter Parker.


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