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Tech N9ne: Self-Made Killer 

Wednesday, Jul 30 2008

Killer, the ambitious double album from Kansas City rapper Tech N9ne, debuted atop Billboard's independent albums chart last month. The success of Tech's 11th full-length could help the rapper reach the admirable goal of selling more than a million albums without a major label. Thinking independently isn't the only influence he's drawn from the Bay Area rap scene — he has long collaborated and mingled with our local rap stars. Killer finds him twisting his tongue as creatively as E-40, as politically as Paris, and as playfully as Mac Dre.

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