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BirthplaceMag.com presents a weekly roundup of NY-area hip hop music, news and opinion, with interviews and call-ins. New York hip hop talk radio.

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Did hip hop save your life? We're talking about what that means and welcoming calls on the subject. We're also speaking with the folks from Supreme BARS, the monthly MC & producer battle that pits lyricists and beatmakers against each... more

The independent hip hop community lost a veteran MC and, by all accounts, a genuinely cool cat this week, as word spread that Brooklyn-based battle vet PH fka Pumpkinhead passed away. Social media quickly and feverishly... more

Year three of The NY Hip Hop Report on BlogTalkRadio kicks off with this important, and polarizing topic. In our three years covering, discussing and receiving your insight on the New York-area's thriving, progressive hip hop... more

For this episode, we talk a little about Kendrick Lamar's "To Pimp A Butterfly," what it means for hip hop in general, what New York thought of it, and why some people need to shut up about how great it might be. We also have a talk with... more

Bringing you the best hip hop music and culture news and releases from the region in the form of a talk show, a la sports talk radio. The NY Hip Hop Report is back for another week, and we'll be discussing new releases from some of NY... more

Two amazing topics tonight, interspersed with our usual rundowns of New York hip hop music and culture. One, well two, of our favorite guests will be joining us for the third straight year, as Lah Tere and Kathleen Adams call in to... more

Ah, Grammys night. Time for all the non-top-40 rap fans to call out the Academy's lack of "real hip hop" understanding. Yet, as the masochists they are, they'll watch. And moan. And complain. And walk away with the reinforced, yet... more

Peace and love everyone! As always, big things happening in NY's rap radio game, as long time DJ/personality Cipha Sounds has parted ways with iconic NY rap station Hot 97. It is the latest in a long-running (de)volution happening at... more

NOTE: We'll be paying respect to ASAP Yams on tonight's show as well, and talking about the Jay-Z/Hot 97 purchase rumor. The following was written before all that. Hip hop radio. It's a topic we've touched on before, paricularly in... more

Ah, the beginning of a new year. Another milestone moment, to look at, analyze and discuss NY rap music and hip hop culure. Tonight, we'll begin our show imploring members of the hip hop public to stop doing the ONE THING that... more