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Video: RZA emerges from crowd to join KRS-ONE onstage

RZA comes out of the crowd at a Toronto concert to rap with KRS-ONE. Shitty camera work, but everybody involved is PUMPED. (Best video I’ve seen since the Chinese MC Hammer?)

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Video: “Beware the Believers” [Atheist Rap]

An atheist rap – the fairly painful tune starts around 1:07.


Links for 3.30.08: 50 Cent’s soc net, Stereogum’s sale, bands’ brands

*Check out this BrandWeek article about big-brand concert sponsorship being on the rise.

*ThisIs50: 50 Cent has a social network. (Huh. And I thought he was retiring.) [mashable]

*Stereogum gets bought again? [paid content]

*The Times covers R.E.M., who’s trying to do things differently this time around (releasing their latest album on iLike, etc.), but still sounds really boring to me. Hi. I’m sorry.

*WAIT. Am I the last to know that Panic! At the Disco lost the exclamation point?!?!?!?!?1/1/1/111

Video: Chinese MC Hammer [must watch]

HOLY SHIT. Must watch. (Unless you’re his mom?)