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Watch: Lupe Fiasco Tackles Guns, Drugs, and Racism In A New 13-Minute Long Music Video

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It's been a little while since we last shared new visuals from Lupe Fiasco, but today is a good day for fans of his work. In a new 13-minute video which functions as the single visual for three of his songs, (Lamborghini Angels, Ital (Roses), and Audubon Ballroom), Lupe continues to problematize the glorification of ...

Lupe Fiasco And Talib Kweli Engage In An Awesome Twitter Debate On The Effects Of Negative Rap Lyrics

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Sigh, I love a good debate! And this one is even more fun because each debater was limited to 40 characters per argument, lol. Lupe Fiasco has been known to inspire some pretty intense hip-hop related thoughts on Twitter. He had Kanye West re-thinking the word bitch a while back and he recently got into ...

Watch: Lupe Fiasco Forced Off Stage After Performing A So-Called Anti-Obama Song

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This is either really awkward... or really awesome, depending on where you stand politically. Lupe Fiasco, known for being a strong lyricist whose songs reflect great sociopolitical concernsĀ (and for inspiring folks like Kanye West to take a similar approach to rap), performed his song Words I Never Said atĀ an unofficial inaugural ball. Many headlines are ...

Watch: Lupe Fiasco Drops A Trailer For ‘The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1′

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Lupe Fiasco has been on our radar recently, stirring up powerful discussions about the current state of hip-hop in/and America. There's some doubt surrounding the upcoming release of his new album Food and Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1 (he lost some fans with his last album Lasers), but after hearing his ...

Kanye West Is Inspired By Lupe Fiasco And Tweets About The ‘B’ Word In Hip-Hop

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I was beginning to wonder if anybody else was still thinking about Lupe Fiasco's new video. Lupe wrote a song called Bitch Bad, challenging the state of modern Hip-Hop, specifically our fondness for bitches and bad bitches and such. The video debuted recently and the visuals were a stunning interpretation of an already brilliant track, ...

Music, Sport And Celebs Come Together At The ‘Rolling Stone’ Magazine Super Bowl Party

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More Super Bowl news... apologies for those not into it, but this Sunday it seems nothing else matters :) Rolling Stone magazine held their Super Bowl party and merged the (oft) separate worlds of sports, music, film and television. Read on for the deets about who was there, who played, and what went down at ...