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[Video Interview] Brother Ali Meets Hip Hop Authority (Part II)

Posted by on Oct 11, 2012 in Features, Interviews, New Videos, On The Block, Recent Posts, Videos | 0 comments

In Part II of our interview with Brother Ali he explains how he got down with Rhymesayers; hometown musiscal influences including the Micronauts; why he picked Homeboy Sandman and The Returners to share the stage with; and how he remains grounded on the road.

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[Video Interview] Homeboy Sandman Chats With HHA (Part II)

Posted by on Oct 10, 2012 in Features, Interviews, New Videos, On The Block, Recent Posts, Videos | 0 comments

Hip Hop Authority caught up with Homeboy Sandman while on tour in DC with Brother Ali and The Reminders. In Part II of our interview he discusses filming the video for "Not Really", why Black Thought is his top influence, and where he sees the Roots today.

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[Video Interview] Brother Ali Meets Hip Hop Authority (Part I)

Posted by on Oct 9, 2012 in Features, Interviews, New Videos, On The Block, Videos | 0 comments

HipHop Authority interviewed Brother Ali on the DC date of his Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color tour. He discussed working exclusively with Jake One on his new project; serving as the sole emcee on the majority of his records; producing cohesive works of art; and the influences that prompted him to craft conceptual albums.

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[Interview] – Substantial Chats With Hip Hop Authority

Posted by on Sep 19, 2012 in Features, Interviews, On The Block, Recent Posts | 0 comments

Substantial chats with Hip Hop Authority's Nene Wallace Reed about his new album "Home Is Where The Art Is", working with Oddisee and more.

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[Interview] Ron Artiste (Chali 2na & Roc C) – Flagrant Technical

Posted by on Aug 10, 2012 in Features, Interviews, On The Block | 0 comments

Chali 2na and Roc C team up for Ron Artiste. We chatted with the pair during the promotional circuit for their new project, and they discussed their namesake, how getting King T on their album was all due to Roscoe's Chicken and Waffles, and whether or not Kobe's claims that the current Olympic team would be able to defeat the Dream Team hold any merit, amongst other topics.

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[Interview] Max Burgundy – How To Murder Mark Fuhrman

Posted by on Jul 18, 2012 in Features, Interviews, On The Block | 0 comments

Max Burgundy speaks to HHA about his new album, The Murder of Mark Fuhrman, his eclectic influences, and what shaped him to be the emcee he is today.

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[Interview] Oddisee Chats With Hip Hop Authority

Posted by on Jul 2, 2012 in Features, Interviews, On The Block, Recent Posts, Videos | 0 comments

Hip Hop Authority's Matt Wright chats with Oddisee about his new album "People Hear What They See", influences and more.

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[Interview] Del – From Gangstas To Gorillaz (Part II)

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in Features, Interviews, On The Block, Recent Posts | 0 comments

In part II of our interview with Del, he discusses getting dropped by Elektra, how Hieroglyphics became one of the innovators of hip-hop on the web, touring, working on Deltron and its upcoming follow-up, and working on "Clint Eastwood" with the Gorillaz.

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[Interview] Del – From Gangstas To Gorillaz (Part I)

Posted by on Jun 19, 2012 in Features, Interviews, On The Block, Recent Posts | 2 comments

In part one of our exclusive two part interview with Del, Hip-Hop Authority's Matt Wright talks with him about his early days with Cube, his new album Attractive Sin, and everything between.

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[Interview]The Tribe and Big Cats – Making Good

Posted by on Jun 18, 2012 in Featured Artists, Features, Interviews, On The Block, Recent Posts | 0 comments

HipHop Authority's Nene Wallace Reed chats with the Minnesota based hiphop duo of TruthBeTold and Big Cats, collectively known as The Tribe and Big Cats.

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