Prince's fair-to-middling latest is a sad sign o' the times
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What new DVDs by the Roots and Dolly Parton tell us about hip hop and country music's parallel lines
Excavating hip hop's history with the Roots
Smokin' Grooves lights up hip hop's crossover crowd
The teenage Heiruspecs put live horns and guitars back into hip hop
Rahzel continues the hand-to-mouth tradition of the human turntable
A walk through D'Angelo's hotly awaited, strangely elusive masterpiece, Voodoo
In 1999, cock rock and teenybop ruled the roost
Will 2000 be the year Minnesota hip hop broke?
With their mix of Pygmy chants and hip-hop beats, Zap Mama journey into "the exotic"
Underappreciated hip hoppers the Roots put their sound together on the new album Things Fall Apart
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