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    Buzzfeed: Hosts Plyte’s “D-Day Launch Event” Emceed By PaydayLA

    “D-Day Launch Event” hosted by PaydayLA in partnership with Plyte, Buzzfeed and NGLA took off at the Buzzfeed Headquarter in Los Angeles on Feb. 28. The event showcased live performances by Reverie, Noa James, Zay Hilfigerr among others, sounds by QwessCoast and provided a platform for young rappers and performers from around the nation.  Over […]

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    Presidential hopefuls plan for cannabis law reform

    The topic of legalizing marijuana has saturated the main stage of the Democratic primaries. Almost every candidate has expressed some support for the legalization of marijuana, with the exception of Former Vice-President Joe Biden and Former Mayor Mike Bloomberg who believe that it should be left up to the states to decide. Only two candidates […]

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    The Top Ten Vacation Los Angeles Homes

    With the added resilience that is Airbnb, many have sought out the best times and the right situations to inhabit vacation homes. It seems that the lure of a glitzy place such as Los Angeles is giving people a whole new experience and a closer glimpse at experiencing the rich life. If you see how […]

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    Calling All Creatives, Where’s The Rattle?

    The Rattle is a collective brand for new artists, producers, music technologists, and labels who are interested in taking their music career to the next level. The brand prides themselves for offering co-working space, music studios, mentorship, and events meant to encourage collaborative work in music business or music making, even for those who are […]

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    Jay-Z and Yo Gotti advocate on behalf of prisoners, sue Mississippi prison

    Rap icon Jay-Z and budding industry powerhouse Yo Gotti have teamed up to sue the Mississippi Department of Corrections following the deaths of 12 prisoners in 2020. The rappers claim that inhumane conditions and inefficient prison staff, particularly at Parchman State Penitentiary, have contributed to the mounting death toll. Jay-Z’s Team Roc, the philanthropic wing […]

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    Industry Plant or Just Plain Ol’ Artist Development

    The internet loves creating new terminology and or slang.  An “industry plant” is our latest reference to artists that seem to come out of nowhere, and suddenly find immense success from just one song or a relatively thin discography. For the casual super-fan, the “come up” of an artist is a very important part of […]

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    Is There A Culture Split In Los Angeles?

    Hip-hop has grown to be the number one genre and culture in the world. It has grew out of its toddler stage and into its adolescence in the 2000s. With growth comes growing pains, and hip-hop is no exception to those pains. After seeing hip-hop open the doors of acceptance to all types of backgrounds, […]

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    Dope Spots You Should Check Out In Los Angeles

    Los Angeles is known for its unique eateries, museums, and hang out spots. Here are some of the latest dope places you should check out, regardless if you are a resident or visiting the city. 1. Museum of Weed The 30,000 square foot space showcases the history of Mary Jane. It’s a spot to go […]