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The Best Hip-Hop On Bandcamp: June 2019

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June’s must-cop hip-hop releases include a dusty ‘90s-inspired South Philly rap outing, an advanced level Nintendo and Sega-themed beat project, and a mammoth 51-track compilation of remixes and rarities from a real deal top tier New York City lyricist. We also investigate a little gem titled The Young Sportsman’s Guide To PISS ’N SHIT.

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On “Big Shoes,” Big Tone Takes Listeners on a Journey

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“I was becoming a father around the time we finished recording this album,” says the rapper Big Tone, talking about his latest LP Big Shoes. “What started out as a project designed to preserve the music changed its purpose. It’s not just about me any more, it’s about my family. The tone of the record reflects being in that new space in life, and the responsibility that comes along with it.”

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