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A Conversation About Kanye West, Twitter Philosopher

Kanye West's recent life-coach-like Twitter activity is out of character for the infamously polarizing rapper.Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images hide caption

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A Conversation About Kanye West, Twitter Philosopher

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That's A Wrap: Kanye's Koans, K-Dot's Prize, Drake's 'Scorpion,' J. Cole's 'K.O.D.'

Kanye West returned to Twitter this week to post aphorisms... and announce several new albums, including one from Pusha-T (left).Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Yeezy Season 3hide caption

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How The Pulitzer Jury Opened Its Doors To Hip-Hop

Kendrick Lamar won the Pulitzer Prize for music this week, becoming the first non-classical or jazz artist to do so.Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Clara Lionel Foundationhide caption

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Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' Wins Historic Pulitzer Prize In Music

Kendrick Lamar in 2015. The rapper was awarded the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Music.Mike Pont/Getty Imageshide caption

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Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' Wins Historic Pulitzer Prize In Music

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Philadelphia District Attorney's Office Recommends A New Trial For Meek Mill

Meek Mill in 2015. In a hearing today, April 16, 2018, the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office voiced its support for the rapper receiving a new trial over a 2007 drug and guns case. His judge, however, has so far been unwilling to consider any legal dispensations.Rob Kim/Getty Images for WatchLOUD.comhide caption

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Nnamdi Ogbonnaya Loves Being Chicago Rap's Oddball

As a co-founder of a Chicago label and a member of 15 different local acts in the last decade, Nnamdi Ogbonnaya is a veteran of the city's music scene.Tojo Andrianarivo/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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Nnamdi Ogbonnaya Loves Being Chicago Rap's Oddball

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New Music Friday: April 6

Kylie Minogue's Golden is among the best new albums out on Apr. 6.Simon Emmett/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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New Music Friday: April 6

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Cut Chemist's 'Die Cut' Asks You To Listen Closely

Cut Chemist's latest album Die Cut incorporates new wave synth rock, country and pop into the DJ's spin cycle.Joseph Armario/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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Cut Chemist's 'Die Cut' Asks You To Listen Closely

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