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Andre Nickatina: Show Preview

San Francisco rapper Andre Nickatina began his 20-year recording career under the name Dre Dog, with an album called The New Jim Jones, a reference to the notorious cult leader. Since then, he's largely eschewed the media spotlight, preferring to…
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Music, Follow the Leader

Follow the Leader

As his elevated name might imply, Rakim Allah (New York-born William Griffin) is a cut above other rappers. He's best known for collaborating with DJ Eric B, which yielded four albums, including two gold and one platinum effort (1987's Paid…
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Music, Mixtape Shmixtape

Mixtape Shmixtape

If you're as old as I am, you remember a time when the term "mixtape" referred to actual cassettes. Not so anymore, as today it refers strictly and confusingly to CDs. Interestingly, the Bay Area, or Yay Area as it's…
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