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The English written companion of Fake For Real: reviews, interviews and articles about rap music

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March 2017

Thursday 16 March 2017

CHIEF KEEF - Two Zero One Seven

, 22:53

Things are going fast, in rap music. Chief Keef's fate is a proof of this. Five years earlier, in 2012, he was on the verge of becoming the master of the world. The big thing, by then, was Chicago's drill music, and the young rapper was incontestably its figurehead. Multiple media talked about him,...

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Tuesday 21 March 2017

ADLIB - International Beats

, 23:20

One of the original members of Global Phlowtations – a Californian collective from the Project Blowed family, with legendary people like Orko Eloheim and Sach, also from The Nonce – Thavius Beck is mostly known for his solo albums on the Mush and Big Dada labels. They helped him becoming a bit...

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Monday 27 March 2017

GRUF - Druidry

, 22:32

Among the great records released by Peanuts & Corn between Mcenroe's Ethics EP and his definitive Disenfranchised, the first album from Gruf deserves special praises. After he collaborated with Twisted Spirits, its successor Frek Sho, and Fermented Reptile, the bald rapper with native people...

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