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Of all the entries in The Bumper Book Of Hip-Hop Clichés (the clothing line, the Mini-Me, the Phil Collins cover…) the riskiest must surely be the vanity movie. Do it…

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And so OutKast, clearly tired of waiting for the rest of the music industry to catch up with their nth-dimension brain-hop, have decided to become the next, um, Ben Elton…

OK, let’s take this slowly. ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below’ is OutKast’s fifth album. Two CDs. 39 songs. 137 minutes of synapse-popping, gut-reorganising, breathtakingly adventurous music. As you’ve probably heard by now,…

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Why wait for the conclusion. Let’s cut to the chase. ‘Stankonia’ (pronounced Stank-O-nee-ya) is the best hip-hop album of the year so far. Take Mos Def’s willingness to experiment, Common’s…

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