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Pimp C, Lil Boosie & Webbie: The Album That Almost Happened

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The career paths of <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/lil-boosie">Boosie</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/webbie">Webbie</a> would be extremely different had Chad Butler never passed away.

Vibe Magazine

Da Brat Shows Off Her Feminine Side For Vibe Magazine

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Da Brat has always been associated with tomboy thuggery and baggy sportswear in her tenured rap career, but diehard fans maintained she was a bit of a cutie underneath the exterior.

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DMX Leery Of Signing With Rick Ross Because Of Illuminati

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No matter what you think of him, that DMX was born to entertain us.

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PoV: Amber Rose Covers Vibe’s “Sexy” Issue

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<a href="http://www.vibe.com/contents/cover-reveal-amber-rose-covers-vibes-sexy-issue-pg-2"> The June/July “Sexy Issue” of VIBE will have two covers. One will feature <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/amber-rose">Amber Rose</a>, the other with Rick Ross.

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The New Marriage Of NASCAR & Hip-Hop?

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=164509"> The closest I've seen Black folks get to car racing is when everybody wore those god-awful Jeff Hamilton jackets, now relics from a sad sad time in urban fashion history. "Hardly anyone associates stock cars with musical sensations such as Lil Wayne and Gucci Mane. But NASCAR, a rival of the Indy 500 for fan dollars, is trying to bridge the countrified world of race tracks and the urban aura of hip-hop. "Music chronicler Vibe magazine is slapping its logo on rookie driver Darrell Wallace Jr.'s race car and promising extensive editorial coverage in support of NASCAR's Drive for Diversity program. Vibe is working with Wallace's race team, Revolution Racing. Team drivers were chosen in a tryout camp catering to women and minorities." <a href="http://www.indystar.com/article/20110123/BUSINESS/101230349/1003/BUSINESS/Watercooler-NASCAR-driving-hard-hip-hop-fans">[Indy Star]</a> There's no way I'd watch a race.

Vibe Magazine

The Morehouse Dilemma

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/10/all-mens-morehouse-college-bans-cross-dressing"> Life is all about addressing issues. Mississippi has a history of teaching abstinence instead of safe sex practices as if kids aren't going to actually have sex until they're married. This is one of the reasons the state perpetually has the highest teenage pregnancy rate in the country. There's a failure to address the real issue: teenager hormones trump all have put the state in the situation it's in. A couple of days ago, <a href="http://www.vibe.com/content/mean-girls-morehouse">Vibe.com posted a feature that focuses on the homosexual community in Morehouse</a>, causing a hell of a firestorm.

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Aftermath Knows How To Vibe

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<a href="http://www.vibe.com/posts/big-reveal-eminem-dr-dre-cover-vibes-juice-issue"> Considering the amount of clout <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/dr-dre">Doc Dre</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/eminem">Eminem</a> possess, I could've easily come up with a catchy tag line to try and trick you into checking out this post.

Vibe Magazine

Fat Joe’s Life Before The Darkside

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<a href="http://www.vibe.com/content/full-clip-fat-joe-breaks-down-his-catalogue"> Even though he's been grinding out full-lengths since most of the current competition was in grammar school, Fat Joe doesn't have a <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/ratings">5 Cig</a> album under his belt.

WU TANG CLAN

Raekwon Breaks Down The Wu-Ography

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<a href="http://www.vibe.com/content/full-clip-raekwon-breaks-down-wuchef-catalogue"> When considering the best qualifying member of the Wu-Tang Clan to give a thorough analysis of every project they've conceived, the RZA easily bests his brothers, seeing that he oversaw each compilation as a general and executive producer. Seeing that <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/raekwon">Raekwon</a> has adopted the role of the Clan patriarch as of late, his input is highly valued in 2010.

Vibe Magazine

1.15 The Cooler

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Lovely Ottillia The 100 Most Social Brands Of 2009 [Mashable] What About Your Friends: Behind Shawty Redd's Murder Charge [Vibe] Man Has Glasses Tattooed on His Face [F-Listed] Coach Ryan Gets An Unwelcome Visitor [KSK] Pat Robertson And Haiti’s Deal With the Devil [The Root] The [...].

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11.4 The Cooler

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Mmm, Mmm, Miema New Owners Relaunch Vibe With Chris Brown Cover <a href="http://adage.com/mediaworks/article?article_id=140139">[Ad Age]</a> Game Snags Cuba Gooding Jr For 'The R.

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The Return Of Vibe Magazine?

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Having said its goodbyes l<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/06/vibe-magazine-shutting-down">ess than two months ago</a>, there is a good chance Vibe Magazine will be making it's return to newsstands shortly.

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Another One Bites The Dust…

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With this tweet above, Twitter was set ablaze this afternoon with the news of Vibe's shutdown.

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Video: “The Top 5…Dylan, Dylan, Dylan, Dylan, Dylan”

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Mi hermano <a href="http://globalgrind.com/user/blogxilla">Blogxilla</a> caught up with Mr.

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“Top 5, Dead Or Alive…”

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Since <a href="http://animalnewyork.com/2009/05/vibes-contorted-top-50-hip-hop-blogs/">the Vibe Top 50 list</a> hit the net, the Hip-Hop blogging lane of the super information highway has been all abuzz about who was too high/low, who should/shouldn't have been and other claims.

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The Week That Was: The 50*/50 Edition

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This was a good week over here in TSS land.

Vibe Magazine

TSS Is Still Major.

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"First rise & give honor to God from whom all blessings flow.

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Bad Vibes?

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Alternate Cover of Vibe's March 2009 issue.


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