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Nas talks Marvin Gaye's marriage, parenting, and Rap Genius. [via NPR]

Recession era rap, and hip-hop's struggle with fiscal responsibility. [via HipHopDX]

Angel Haze forges her own path on Reservation. [via Village Voice]

5 bands to check out if you like Talking Heads. [via Pigeons & Planes]