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Thug Life: Rap Music And The Word “Thug”

Last week, Young Thug released a new song called "Power." The Atlanta rapper is ascendent -- as Tom Breihan noted in his Album Of The
Collin Robinson | May 18, 2015 - 11:19 am

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DJ MUGGS & MF DOOM – “Assassination Day” (Feat. Kool G Rap)

Cypress Hill's DJ Muggs will debut a new album called Assassination Day in August. It'll be released in individual chapters and Muggs worked with different…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 29, 2018 - 5:23 pm

Big Noyd, Large Pro & Kool G Rap – “Naturally Born (Cookin’ Soul Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

New York hip-hop veterans Big Noyd, Large Professor, and Kool G Rap came together recently for the excellent throwback boom-bap track "Naturally Born," produced by…
Chris DeVille | November 26, 2014 - 10:03 am

Ghostface Killah – “The Battlefield” (Feat. Kool G Rap, AZ & Tre Williams)

Next month, Wu-Tang legend Ghostface Killah will release his new album 36 Seasons. It's a concept LP about a superhero out for revenge, though you…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2014 - 11:29 am

Cold World – “Hell’s Direction” (Feat. Kool G Rap)

For years, the hardcore band Cold World has figured out a way to fuse throat-crushing guitar stomp with broken-bottle-to-the-face rap music without being mookish about…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2014 - 5:25 pm

Wu-Tang Clan – “Rivers Of Blood” (Feat. Kool G Rap)

You probably already know if this sounds interesting to you: Ghostface, Raekwon, and their spiritual godfather Kool G Rap, all going in over some smashed-to-pieces…
Tom Breihan | October 16, 2012 - 1:56 pm