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Nadia Oh taking over the dancefloor

Nadia Oh | Colours

Tiger Trax (2011)
Tiger Trax (2011)
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  July 01, 2011

Photos: Mellow Bravo at Middle East Downstairs

Mellow Bravo perform live at the Middle East Downstairs on September 9, 2010.
Mellow Bravo, live at the Middle East Downstairs, on September 9, 2010
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  September 17, 2010

Scrunk happens

According to AbsolutePunk's Jason Tate, brokeNCYDE "epitomize everything that music (and human beings) should not be."
We're not fans, but the kids seem to like it
By LEOR GALIL  |  July 17, 2009

Three 6 Mafia

Last 2 Walk is a club-banging record, but it’s hard to recommend something so by-the-book.
Last 2 Walk  | Sony
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  August 19, 2008

Hollyhood wills

Memphis rappers Three 6 Mafia were trailblazers in the genre of crunk, a species of hip-hop characterized by big and ugly club beats and chanted semi-sensical choruses.
Three 6 Mafia’s adventures in acting
By BEN WESTHOFF  |  February 04, 2008

Cuban gold

Since riding a crunked-up reggae riddim to popular acclaim with the 2004 single “Culo,” Miami rapper Pitbull has been angling for club dominance.
Pitbull takes the boat to the bank
By WAYNE MARSHALL  |  January 17, 2007