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The Music of South Central L.A. Plays the Same, From Death Row to Bompton

Courtney Smith examines the resurgence of gangsta rap and its subtle differences and striking similarities to its hey day in the 90s. Has the climate of South Central LA changed in the last 20 years, and discovers the music reflects an unfortunately stagnant environment of violence and gang activity.

05/01/2014

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YG Performs ‘Who Do You Love?’ & ‘My Hitta’ on ‘Kimmel’

Last night, YG took the Jimmy Kimmel Live! stage to celebrate the release of his debut, ‘My Krazy Life,’ and perform a melody of his recents hits.

03/20/2014

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Watch YG’s Video for ‘My Ni**a’ Remix featuring Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Meek Mill

The official remix joint adds Meek Mill, Nicki Minaj and Lil’ Wayne to the track. YG collaborators Ty Dolla $ign, DJ Mustard and more pop up as well.

02/21/2014

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Yo Gotti Talks Upcoming Album with Mr. Peter Parker

Earlier this week, WPGC’s Mr. Peter Parker got a chance to talk to Yo Gotti. The Memphis native talked about what he’s been working on since his last album “Live From The Kitchen,” as well […]

WPGC 95.5–08/08/2013

XXL Freshman Class Revealed

Every year XXL releases their list of their freshman class (artists to look out for) to the public in the spring. The cover was recently leaked leaving people unhappy with who they chose for this […]

02/22/2011