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About Duane Benjamin

Music Editor Duane Benjamin, or “Lah’Gic” to those who know him well, has been a member of the Urbanology family since the magazine’s birth. From music, culture, sports or life experiences in general, Duane is always up for an intellectual conversation or debate. A firm believer that laughter keeps you young, amongst friends or strangers, you can often find Duane laughing and cracking jokes to eye watering, belly busting proportions. A fierce competitor on the basketball court and the soccer field, Duane welcomes new challenges to keep him sharp and on his toes, of which Urbanology Magazine is constantly providing.
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DFresh Samples 1950s Author on New Song
3 years ago

DFresh Samples 1950s Author on New Song

It’s evident that dFresh has something to say when his upcoming album is titled Universal Laws: Chapter 1. And his latest video release “The Strangest Secret” samples the audiobook of …
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Chemistry is the key on Chelsea Reject’s single “Go”
3 years ago

Chemistry is the key on Chelsea Reject’s single “Go”

With her new video from her upcoming album CMPLX, Chelsea Reject’s “Go” is raising eyebrows and catching the ears of new listeners with her undeniable lyricism and delivery. Teaming up …
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OnCue puts his own twist on social media in new video
3 years ago

OnCue puts his own twist on social media in new video

In this social media age, it’s virtually impossible not to have seen all the hilarious “memes” that frequent message boards and media sites. So unless you’ve been living under a …
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Tech N9ne Releases Album Intro as Lead Single
3 years ago

Tech N9ne Releases Album Intro as Lead Single

As rapid fire lyricist Tech N9ne preps for his new album,Special Effects, scheduled for a May 5, 2015 street release, he’s decided to put out the album’s intro as the …
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Devontée’s new visuals emphasizes enjoying life
3 years ago

Devontée’s new visuals emphasizes enjoying life

Off of his self-produced project Devontée by Devontée, 22-year-old Toronto rapper/producer/engineer gives a glimpse into his life with the visuals for new single”01/15″. Devontée is a young man with a lot …
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Tetsuo & Youth: A Timeless Masterpiece
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3 years ago

Tetsuo & Youth: A Timeless Masterpiece

Lupe Fiasco’s lyrical ability and conceptual creations are unmatched. And in the mainstream rap world those characteristics are virtually nonexistent. But waving his own flag and marching to the beat …
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Hezekiah releases second single for upcoming LP
3 years ago

Hezekiah releases second single for upcoming LP

Set to release his fifth studio album Dreams Don’t Chase Themselves next month, Philly emcee/producer drops “Spirits Move Through All Things,” the second single for the upcoming album. Hezekiah illustrates …
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2014 Music In Review: Top 3 Surprises
3 years ago

2014 Music In Review: Top 3 Surprises

Every year there are albums and projects that are highly anticipated. Some live up to the hype, but often many simply fall short. Then there are other albums – released …
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Revenge concept album? Better not double cross Ghostface
3 years ago

Revenge concept album? Better not double cross Ghostface

Arguably the most consistent solo artist from the Wu, Ghostface’s forthcoming revenge concept album 36 Seasons is shaping up to further solidify that title as the third release from the …
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Better take notes, “How To Kill God” by Ras Kass & Apollo Brown is full of gems and food for thought
3 years ago

Better take notes, “How To Kill God” by Ras Kass & Apollo Brown is full of gems and food for thought

If you’ve been following Ras Kass’ career, then you’re no stranger to his critical observations and questions about religion. From the aptly titled album Blasphemy, entirely produced by Apollo Brown, …
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