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Yasiin Bey Announces Two New Albums Before Retirement, Unveils Tame Impala and Mannie Fresh Collaborations

Earlier this year, on a pre-Life of Pablo audio statement posted on Kanye West's website, Yasiin Bey (formerly Mos Def) announced his impending retirement from…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 5, 2016

The SPIN Interview: Mannie Fresh Talks Bounce, Brass Bands, and Twerking for Pop

When Mannie Fresh released his cheery 1989 single "Buck Jump Time" alongside his friend and rapper Gregory D, he didn't know it would later become known…
Puja Patel / June 11, 2014

2 Chainz’ ‘Used 2′ Video Is a Love Letter to Hot Boys, Starring Hot Boys

Drake did it first, but 2 Chainz did it better. The "it" here refers to ripping off Juvenile's "Back That Azz Up" and paying tribute…
Jordan Sargent / October 14, 2013