Riley Wallace

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Riley Wallace is a Toronto-based writer, married vegetarian, vinyl-head, and hip-hop dad. You can follow him on Twitter @specialdesigns.

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Iconic Singer & Actress Della Reese Passes Away At Age 86

Who could forget her role in "Harlem Nights?" R.I.P.

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JAY-Z Defends Meek Mill In A New York Times Op-Ed

"What’s happening to Meek Mill is just one example of how our criminal justice system entraps and harasses hundreds of thousands of black people every day."

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Review: T-Pain Returns In The Zone But Doesn't Dominate With “OBLiViON”

While everything works, it doesn't always feel creative or fresh.

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Should Meek Mill Really Be The Poster Child For Unjust Incarceration?

FTP and all that but this is a serious question.

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Big Surprise: Stans Stand Behind Eminem's "Walk On Water"

Stans must really think Slim Shady is Jesus.

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Tyrese Investigation Dropped By LA County Department Of Children & Family Services

At least that's one positive turn of events in the current life of Ty.

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Canadian Mayoral Hopeful Drops Election Diss Track Over "Hit Em' Up" Beat

#DXCLUSIVE: ""I've been rapping for 15 years, and I figured this would be a good idea," Tyler Lemco says.

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Stitches Ditches Hard Drugs To Make “Positive Music”

The (nearly) sober “Brick In Yo Face” rapper is moving forward from his wild past.

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Review: Ty Dolla $ign's “Beach House 3” Is A Triumph For Modern R&B

So many bangers: "Dawsin's Breek," "Droptop in the Rain," "Don't Judge Me" — the list goes on.

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Jermaine Dupri Recalls Biggie Pulling A Gun On Lil Kim At The Studio

Evidently Biggie wasn't playing around when it came to his music.

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Legendary Mixtape Runs: Papoose

Highlights from the epic run that Papoose had leading up to his $1.5 million deal with Jive in 2006.

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How Dope Would A Vince Staples & Isaiah Rashad Talk Show Be?

Who's standing in the way of potential entertainment gold?

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Tyrese Slams Yung Joc & Claims His New EP Will Save Hip Hop

"The Fast And The Furious" star might want to slow down.

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Dipset Reuniting For Spotify RapCaviar Live Concert

Cam'ron and Jim Jones have mended fences, at least for one night.

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Fredo Santana Considers Rehab Following Liver & Kidney Failure

"I'm getting help," Fredo wrote his fans via Twitter.

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T.I.’s Hustle Gang Release First Album “We Want Smoke”

UPDATE: Young Thug, Trae Tha Truth and Young Dro contribute to the crew's debut.

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Joe Budden Talks Mental Health & Suicide With The Grass Routes Podcast

Hosts Brandon Hall and Erin Ashley Simon talk to the veteran MC about the stigma in Hip Hop.

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