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Alpha Cormega

Cormega's been to Paris, been to and from prison, and signed to Def Jam and a host of smaller labels.
A Queens rapper sees the real world through Boston
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  December 17, 2010
FREE Blak Madeen Solo Discs from Al-J & Yusuf

FREE Blak Madeen Solo Discs from Al-J & Yusuf

Blak Madeen's Sacred Defense was without-a-doubt one of the best discs to drop anywhere last year - not just in Boston (here's the feature that...
By Chris Faraone  |  July 30, 2010
Cormega + AZ

Cormega + AZ

More than a decade after the Nas-fronted NYC supergroup the Firm called it quits, two of its former members - Cormega and AZ - are...
By webteam  |  March 10, 2010

Joe the rapper

"One thing I've learned is that if you write about reality, you'll never run out of material."
Joe Budden, Freeway, and the enduring authority of street rap
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  November 11, 2008