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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Statik Selektah

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Soak up some tricks of the trade from one of the game's finest.

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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With 9th Wonder

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A fair-weathered Saturday morning could've been spent exercising (suuuure), watching football or catching up on Zs lost during the work week.

TSS Presents Smoking Sessions

TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Don Trip

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Unlike most rappers, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/don-trip">Don Trip</a> doesn’t rap just to get rich.

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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Billy Danze Of M.O.P.

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Veterans to the game, New York’s elite rhyming duo, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/mop">M.O.P.</a> recently dropped their ninth studio album, Sparta, and first with European production crew, the Snowgoons.

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Kings Of Hearts: TiRon & Ayomari Dish The Goods On “A Sucker For Pumps” & Critical Acclaim

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It was a star-studded event in Los Angeles's premiere venue, The Music Box, where the sold-out crowd gathered to watch their beloved hometown hero, Kendrick Lamar.

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Smile Back: Mac Miller On His “Blue Slide” Debut, Influences & Fans

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It’s old hearsay by now: <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/mac-miller">Mac Miller</a> makes tunes for the kids and not for the old, hardened Hip-Hop heads.


All Eyes On Me: Wale Discusses The #Ambition To Be A Rap Great In His Smoking Session

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Parties are designed to be joyous occasions where worries are checked at the door along with other miscellaneous items that get in the way of enjoying the spoils of the good life.

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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With P-Thugg Of Chromeo

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Since releasing their breakthrough album Fancy Footwork back in 2007, the boogie-fever-enducing duo <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/chromeo">Chromeo</a> has seen its fair share of success.


Million Dollar Smile: Kevin Hart Hits Home With A New Movie & Grounded Attitude

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Joy and pain have been inconveniently intertwined well before Frankie Beverly & Maze decided to immortalize the saying.


Burn Hollywood Burn: Thurz Talks U-N-I Breakup & Sparking An L.A. Riot

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In a recent interview with MTV's Rapfix, Wale noted that too many rappers had blown up from the Internet, therefore crowding the window of opportunity for artists via the world wide web.

Zion I

TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Zion I & The Grouch

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/04/zion-i-and-the-grouch-drop-it-on-the-1-x-rockit-man-videos"> Photos: Arian Stevens | Graphics: <a href="http://www.taliadesign.co.nz/">Talia</a> As the stronghold of Bay Area underground Hip-Hop, Zion I has never stepped on the mainstream stage despite creating several critically-acclaimed alternative albums in the last decade.

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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With E-40

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For over 20 years, Vallejo, California-born E-40 has stayed on the map, fulfilling his role as the self-proclaimed "Ambassador of the Bay.

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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Strong Arm Steady

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Home to many of the greatest albums that Hip-Hop has ever seen, the West Coast tradition is one of longstanding glory and pride.

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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Talib Kweli

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Musical careers bloom and blossom, wither and falter, completing the full circle.

Year Round Records

TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With DJ Premier

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Intro by <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/author/tc/">TC</a> <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/dj-premier">DJ Premier</a>.

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TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Lloyd Banks

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In the military, when the top-ranking official of the operation is rendered incapable of doing their job, the next in line steps up and fills the slot without so much of a eye blink.

Von Pea

TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Von Pea

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There are two lines of thought when it comes to dealing with the past.


TSS Presents Smoking Sessions With Twista

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Off the top of your head, how many rappers can you name who have consistently been getting radio spins for the last fifteen years.

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