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Watch Twista Respond to Eminem’s ‘Godzilla Challenge’

Months after accepting Eminem’s #GodzillaChallenge, Twista has finally answered the call. On Friday, the Chicago lyricist delivered his long-awaited verse over Em’s Music to Be Murdered By single “Godzilla.” Twista proved he’s in a league of his own, turning heads with his own tongue-twisting flow that lasted for nearly 40 seconds. He recorded his original… Read More

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Killer Mike Says ‘Black People Must Embrace the Second Amendment’

Run the Jewels member Killer Mike (Michael Render) performing in 2014. Photo Credit: Treefort Music Fest Run the Jewels member Michael Render (commonly known as Killer Mike) has penned a firmly worded op-ed that encourages African Americans to legally purchase firearms to protect themselves, particularly against police brutality. Michael Render published the piece, entitled “Black […]

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SoundCloud Launches Dedicated Station on Dash Radio

SoundCloud has launched a dedicated station on digital radio platform Dash Radio. The Berlin-based music-sharing giant announced the new station in a press release, which was shared with Digital Music News. According to this press release, SoundCloud artists who utilize Repost, the brand’s proprietary marketing and distribution engine, will “have even more ways to reach […]

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More Than 20% of Canadian Music Fans Say They’ll Never Attend a Concert Again

Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Photo Credit: Alex Shutin In a recent survey that asked Canadians about their opinions of returning to concerts and music festivals once social distancing measures are lifted, over 20 percent of respondents indicated that they will “probably never” feel comfortable attending festivals, large concerts, or small-venue performances. Music Canada enlisted Ottawa’s Abacus […]