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Trinidad James dropped from Def Jam: ‘I got no money’

Rapper Trinidad James broke the news last night that he has been dropped by Def Jam Recordings. The “All Gold Everything” rapper was a sensation at the tail end of 2012 and in early 2013 on the strength of that one hit, but no follow up single made an impression.

Phife Dawg believes in New York hip-hop’s renaissance

Phife Dawg of A Tribe Called Quest has seen a lot of shifts in hip-hop over his 25 years in the game, and the Five Foot Freak recently spoke to rolling out about the state of hip-hop in his hometown of New York City.