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Verse Simmonds Details Songwriting Career, Work With Chris Brown & "Diamonds" EP

#DXCLUSIVE: Get to know the man behind Breezy's New Flame & Watch The Throne's "Who Gon' Stop Me."

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Bay Area MC Saweetie Talks "Icy Grl" & Social Media Fame

#DXCLUSIVE: The "ICY GRL" MC is ready for stardom.

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Lil Flip Talks 5 New Projects & Houston's Hip Hop Influence

#DXCLUSIVE: The Screwed Up Click member also speaks on his fondest memories of DJ Screw.

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One Time 4 Your Mind: Ranking Nas' Albums From Best To Worst

The #DXLive crew examines the legendary MC's extensive catalog.

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Wyclef Jean Breaks Down His Biggest Records & Reveals How "The Score" Was Almost Shelved

DXclusive: "[Enya is] so gangsta — she live in a castle. You can’t get more gangsta than that."

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Dame Dash On His Career Moves, Big L & Not Having Heard JAY-Z's "4:44"

DXclusive: The #DXLive crew catches up with the Roc-A-Fella co-founder.

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"Detroit" Actor Will Poulter Embraces Mythology To Portray On-Screen Racist

#DXclusive: “I think the most challenging thing for me was looking at a character and not feeling any sort of parallel or identifying with any kind of trait in him in myself," he says.

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Skyzoo Breaks Down Secrets To Being A Professional Ghostwriter & Talks Role In "Patti Cake$”

The Brooklyn pen worked alongside actress Danielle MacDonald on the film as a rap coach and gave the #DXLive team a play-by-play.

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"Detroit" Actor John Boyega Analyzes Systematic Racism

#DXclusive: The London-born actor also challenges the notion of his character being labeled an "Uncle Tom."

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Jason Mitchell & Algee Smith On Importance Of Detroit Riots' History

#DXclusive: Both burgeoning actors star in the new thriller "Detroit" and really had to dig deep for the role.

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Lady Luck Bombs On Remy Ma, Ms. Hustle, & DJ Kay Slay During #DXLive

#DXclusive: What's beef? Additionally, Luck, along with Somaya Reece, offer up the first-ever interview about their latest venture: ILYCrowns.

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Casanova 2X Describes How Chris Brown Pushes Him To Be Great

EXCLUSIVE: The Warehouse Music Group signee also talks his relationship with Memphis Bleek and how going to jail made him smarten up.

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Bizzy Bone Talks Why He Refuses To Watch Both 2Pac & Biggie Biopics

DXclusive: From Thug Passion to B.I.G.'s last day on earth, the Bone Thugs member shares his fondest memories of Hip Hop's most revered fallen soldiers.

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MC Eiht Reveals Origins Of Shelved Movie Opposite Bernie Mac & Lisa Raye

#DXclusive: The "Reasons" for the film's demise is elaborated on as the process of recording his new album with DJ Premier.

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review

Review: No Oomph In Big Boi's "Boomiverse"

It's a fun affair but still doesn't reflect the Outkast member's true greatness.

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Starlito & Don Trip Talk Why Rappers Still Sign to Cash Money & Post Malone’s Supposed Culture Appropriation

EXCLUSIVE: The Step Brothers also drop gems on their favorite tracks together, why Don Trip wants to fuck Stacey Dash and why Starlito never let fame phase him.

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Adrian Marcel Recalls Raphael Saadiq Getting Turnt At Clive Davis’ Grammy Party

EXCLUSIVE: While on #DXLive, the "2 a.m." singer revealed the first time he met his famous mentor and all the good its done his career.

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Bay Area Rapper Symba Reveals Origins Of Columbia Records Deal

EXCLUSIVE: The up-and-comer also spit a mean true freestyle to Mobb Deep's "Quiet Storm" on #DXLive.

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GRAMMY Award-Winning Artist Poo Bear Explains Problems With Streaming Royalties

EXCLUSIVE: The Justin Bieber songwriter is currently telling the world about his Red Bull doc, "Afraid of Forever" and schooled the #DXLive team on a few things in the process.

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"Dear White People’s" Justin Simien Scoffs At The Fake Mad Netflix Outrage

EXCLUSIVE: The burgeoning director drops the details on his new series which recently joined Jordan Peele's "Get Out" in earning a perfect score on Rotten Tomatoes in 2017.

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Will Claye Outlines Path From Olympian To Hip Hop Musician

EXCLUSIVE: The #DXLive team hosts the album listening for the triple jumper's debut album, "Look What You Created."

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