by Ryo Miyauchi

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Outkast | ATLiens

July 14, 2015
Outkast

For an idea of where Andre 3000 and Big Boi’s heads were at after their first album, look no further than the infamous 1995 Source Awards. The massive New York crowd booed Outkast as the duo took home the Best New Rap Group award. But they didn’t go down without a fight, with Andre giving one historical address: “The South got something to say.”…

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#KickingtheCanon by Ryo Miyauchi Music

EPMD | Strictly Business

March 6, 2015
EPMD IN NYC

Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith nicked expensive names to big up their first effort as EPMD on debut Strictly Business. That was just how it was done back in 1988, a much-touted golden age; the scene resembled the wild West when it came to label-funded creative freedom. Still three years away from the game-changing court case that determined…

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