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[VIDEO] The People’s Station Appreciation: It’s Like That – Big Tigger, DJ Nabs + More Celebrate Hip Hop Greats

The birth of hip-hop in the 1980s sparked a number of exciting musical and cultural changes in the United States. This was the starting point for greats such as Run-DMC, Eric B. & Rakim, MC […]

06/17/2014

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Courts are Allowing Rap Lyrics as Evidence in Criminal Trials

Notice to the rappers of the world: be careful of what you write about, as it could very well land you behind bars instead of penning them, even if the lyrics have no direct correlation to the alleged crime.

01/17/2014

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[VIDEO] The Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day,: “Still Fly” Big Tymers

2014 we about to Turnup! for that YMCMB. “Still Fly” is the first single from the 2002 album Hood Rich by Big Tymers. Enjoy the classic video above.

V103–01/07/2014

V-103 & Footaction – Hip Hop Conference

V-103 KICKS OFF THE BET HIP HOP AWARDS WEEKEND WITH AN INDUSTRY INSIDER EVENT … THE V-103 HIP HOP CONFERENCE presented by Foot Action! HOSTED BY V-103’S GREG STREET & BIG TIGGER This is THE […]

09/23/2013

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The Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day: “It’s Goin Down,” Young Joc

The Greg Street classic song of the day is “It’s Goin Down” by Young Joc. Yung Joc met Atlanta producer Nitti Beatz and the two recorded the hit “It’s Goin Down” in the spring of […]

V103–08/23/2013

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Nas Honored With Harvard Hip-Hop Fellowship

Harvard’s new Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship, which will “fund scholars and artists who show productive scholarship and creative potential in the arts in connection with hip-hop.”

07/17/2013

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[VIDEO] THE GREG STREET CLASSIC SONG OF THE DAY: “T.R.O.Y.,” PETE ROCK & C.L. SMOOTH

Greg Street‘s classic song of the day is coming all the way from New York with Pete Rock and C.L. Smooth. The song, “The Reminisce Over You” was released in 1992 as the lead single […]

06/27/2013

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[VIDEO] The Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day: “Mafia Music” Rick Ross

The Greg Street Classic Song of the Day comes from the boss Rick Ross “Mafia Music”! This epic song was featured on Deeper Than Rap, Ross’ third studio album released in 2009. Ever wonder why […]

05/22/2013

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[VIDEO] Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day: “Mass Appeal” Gang Starr

The Greg Street Classic Song of the Day comes from East Coast rap group Gang Starr “Mass Appeal”. Gang Starr group members, DJ Premier and MC Guru, helped generate a hardcore Hip Hop sound in […]

05/20/2013

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[VIDEO] The Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day: “It’s Funky Enough” The D.O.C.

The Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day comes from Dallas, Texas rapper The D.O.C. “It’s Funky Enough”. The track was produced by Dr. Dre, formally of N.W.A. and was featured on D.O.C.’s debut album […]

05/02/2013

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