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    Breakfast For The Soul: 10 Must See Breakfast Club Interviews

    Breakfast For The Soul 10 Must See Breakfast Club Interviews The Breakfast Club, a popular morning show on New York City’s Power 105.1, has quickly become one of the leading voices in news and entertainment. Each morning, fans of The Breakfast Club tune in to hear their unrivaled interviews and conversations with celebrities and hip-hop artists, entertainment news,..

    April 11, 2016
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    Life Style

    9AM w/ Brenden Hill

    Name: Brenden Hill Based: Washington, D.C. DJ/Entrepreneur Time of Interview: 9:12 a.m. What’s your morning routine like?   Do you prefer to work in the afternoons or mornings & why? For people who don’t know, can you explain your process from being a college athlete playing at VTech, transitioning to sports management. After success in..

    April 5, 2016
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    Music

    Salute to 5 Years of 4Eva: Big K.R.I.T

    As a freshman in college, entering my second semester, I had fallen back in love with learning.  Being in the classes definitely helped this.  But it was also the environment I was in and what was going on during that time.  March 28, 2011, Big K.R.I.T dropped Return of 4Eva. For me, this project was..

    April 1, 2016
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    Life Style

    20 Mixtapes/Projects That We Need on Vinyl

    2015 marked the 10th straight year vinyl sales have grown. In the U.S. alone vinyl sales increased 30% last year. The popular hobby of collecting music has created a cult-following culture and appreciation for the millennials of today. Particularly in hip hop, a previous article comparing the revenue of vinyl sales and streaming services sales, I..

    March 30, 2016
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    DMVFollowers

    Wale Silently Strikes Again With Third Sneaker

      Last week Joe Budden posted a ‘budding’ pic with Wale. Isn’t exactly a headline grabber, but what sticks out in the picture, as usually is, Wale’s sneakers. Later, Philly retailer VILLA stamped the Wale x VILLA x Saucony Grid 9000 ‘Penn Relays’  are slated for April 2016.  The Saucony collab marks Wale’s third sneaker under..

    March 29, 2016
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    Metro Madness 16: Underground DC Hip Hop Tournament

    It’s a Thursday night, 2 AM, and I’m on U St in the back of Club Liv, watching the DC underground Hip Hop scene thrive at one of the last events ever at this historical venue. After a night of intense and competitive live performances from talent such as Lil Tay, Ducci Lo, M.I.L.F, Culture,..

    March 28, 2016
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    Music

    Old Trends, New Money: 2015 Top 10 Hip Hop Vinyls

    According to a recent report published by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), $416 million dollars was made from vinyl sales in 2015.  This was the highest increase in sales for vinyls since 1988. In comparison, ad-supported streaming services such as YouTube and Spotify only made $385.1 million last year. This RIAA report has..

    March 28, 2016
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    DMVFollowers

    Hip Hop Culture Thrives at Diggin’ Thru the Crates

    Connecting Cool has returned with a new event series Diggin’ Thru the Crates. Exclusively at the White Room Creative Space, the event showcased legendary D.C. Dj, DJ Alizay in rare form as he created a mix curated by the audience. Attendee’s went ‘diggin’ thru a few crates stocked with holy-grail worthy hip hop, alternative, jazz &..

    March 27, 2016
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    New Black Businesses: The Museum DC Grand Opening

    The Museum DC had its grand opening last night with a ribbon cutting ceremony and a #SneakerBall event. The opening was attended by at least 75 people including local politicians Kenyan McDuffie and Trayon White. Both McDuffie and White offered remarks during the opening and were each paid gratitude for playing an essential role in helping facilitate The..

    March 25, 2016
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    Life Style

    9 AM w/ Merimart

    Merimar Repesa, aka Merimart. Age: 19 Based: P.G. County, Maryland Conceptual Artist Time of Interview: 9:37 a.m. What does your morning routine consist of?  “My morning routine consists of waking up, having my cup of coffee, doing yoga for 20 minutes, showering, eating a plate of cheese eggs and turkey bacon w/ fruit and 1..

    March 24, 2016

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