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Loco Locass

A stridently political rap group from Montreal, Québec, Loco Locass formed as Koubraüss and underwent several name adjustments — from Les Locos Loquaces to Locos Locass — ahead of buying their everlasting name. Loco Locass debuted in past due 1999 with Manifestif, after that implemented it in 2003 using the …

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Sacred Hoop

In true sophomoric, Beastie Guys fashion, rapper Luke Sick (Luke Oakson) and maker Vrse Murphy (Patrick Murphy) of indie rap duo Sacred Hoop dig through personal and surreal anecdotes of medicines, sex, ladies, and the rest in between having a throwback hip-hop flavor. Aided with a solid of typical suspects …

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Das Racist

With an origin heading back with their time spent surviving in a “Students of Color for Social Justice”-themed dorm, Das Racist’s conference seems like destiny. While MCs Victor Vazquez and Himanshu Suri fulfilled years previously, 2008 will be the entire year that they might come towards the attention from the …

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Evidence

One-third from the influential L.A. hip-hop group Dilated Individuals, Proof was created Michael Perretta in LA, relocating from Santa Monica to Venice Seaside with his mom when he was six, after his parents’ divorce. Though Proof was greatly into skating and graffiti while developing up, it wasn’t until he was …

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Ryan Lewis

A grassroots achievement, Seattle maker Ryan Lewis not merely climbed to number 2 around the Billboard 200 album graphs, but with small mainstream help, his 2012 sophomore launch with rapper Macklemore debuted with just Mumford & Sons in his method for the main spot. Given birth to in Spokane, Washington, …

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General Patton

No, the Globe Battle II general didn’t rise in the grave to look hip-hop. This General Patton is certainly former Faith FORGET ABOUT vocalist and Ipecac Recordings co-owner Mike Patton. Patton initial proved helpful in the area of rap when he documented a monitor for Good-looking Boy Modeling School’s sophomore …

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Fly Gypsy

Offering Russian-born producer Alexei Jendayi and Jamaican-born MC Kowboy Kom, the choice rap duo Take flight Gypsy combine the best -beat appear of acts just like the Chemical substance Brothers with an increase of urban-based genres like hip-hop, R&B, and reggae. The duo fulfilled in Washington D.C. where Jendayi was …

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Fischmob

The German hip-hop crew Fischmob are famous within their homeland despite their slim discography. DJ Koze, Cosmic DJ, Sven Franzisko, and Stachy produced the quirky, hyper, and irreverent group in the first ’90s. They produced their full-length debut in 1995 if they released Männer Können Seine Gefühle Nicht Zeigen over …

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Theophilus London

Theophilus London can be an MC and singer from Brooklyn, NY, whose genre-bending approach pulls from a variety of designs, from soul-pop and fresh influx to electro and modern R&B. Citing affects including Michael Jackson and Prince aswell as Kraftwerk as well as the Smiths, he started working with the …

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Idris Elba

While he’s most widely known as an actor that has appeared on the tv screen series The Wire, ANY OFFICE, and Luther and in feature movies such as for example American Gangster, Thor, and Pacific Rim, Idris Elba in addition has made a name for himself in music, establishing himself …

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