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J Dilla Birthday Celebrations Planned For 10th Anniversary of Producer’s Death

Buzz 08:59AM EDT

This February marks the 10th anniversary of legendary hip-hop producer James Yancey's death. In celebration of J Dilla's legacy, a number of star-studded celebrations are being planned for what would have been the artist also known as Jay Dee's 42nd birthday weekend.READ MORE

Freddie Gibbs Shadow Of a Doubt

Stream, Download Freddie Gibbs New Album 'Shadow Of A Doubt'

Buzz 09:51AM EDT

Freddie Gibbs has released his new album Shadow of a Doubt. The 17-track LP features the likes of Gucci Mane, E-40, Tory Lanez, Black Thought, and Dana Williams. It is now available to stream and download on all portals.READ MORE

Taylor Swift

Music Times 25 Best Songs of 2014: Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar, Hozier, St. Vincent & More

Buzz 11:41AM EDT

2014 was the year of a thousand controversies: Taylor Swift pulled all of her music from Spotify, Sun Kil Moon started a feud with The War On Drugs, Jack White accused The Black Keys of ripping him off (again), and almost nobody went platinum. When you put all of that aside, however, what you're left with is a bunch of incredible songs, which is really what it's all about. Here are the 25 best songs from 2014, as determined by Music Times writers Ryan Book, Caitlin Carter, Joey DeGroot, Kyle Dowling, and Carolyn Menyes.READ MORE

Black Thought / The Roots

Black Thought, 2 Chainz, The LOX, B.o.B. And More Will Perform At Atlanta's A3C Festival In October

Genres 16:34PM EDT

Atlanta's A3C Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and to commemorate the occasion, some of the biggest names in the rap game including Black Thought, 2 Chainz, B.o.B and The LOX will be performing.READ MORE

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