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Mixtape Saturday: Lil Bibby, Rich Homie Quan, Tinashe, Trae Tha Truth

Welcome back to Mixtape Saturday, a weekly roundup of great rap tapes around the web hosted by FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey. This week, she talks about Lil Bibby’s breakout, Rich Homie Quan’s straight-faced emotionality, Tinashe’s … read more »

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Live: Miguel, French Montana and Bun B at vitaminwater uncapped Houston

The second edition of the vitaminwater uncapped college shows, the most surprise-packed yet, took place in Houston last night in a tiny airplane hangar-like venue, literally called Venue. The show was awarded to the students … read more »

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Download Trae Tha Truth’s King of the Streets: Freestyles Mixtape

Trae Tha Truth has been steadily releasing freestyles over a legion of other rappers’ hits over the past few weeks, and now those efforts have been wrangled together in this Don Cannon-hosted collection, King of … read more »

POSTED January 17, 2012 11:55AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,
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Video: Trae tha Truth Is a Benevolent King

Trae tha Truth puts on for his community in Houston, most famously during his annual Trae Day, a day of free school supplies and clothes for kids, as well as free HIV testing. “I’m not … read more »

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Houston and Seattle uncapped MP3s: Trae tha Truth, J-Dawg, Dyme Def and More

Every Monday we’re sharing exclusive tracks from uncapped LIVE artists. This week brings selections from Houston and Seattle, with tracks by Trae tha Truth, bONE, J-Dawg, THEESatisfaction, Dyme Def and Helluvastate. Download: Houston and Seattle … read more »

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Video: Trae tha Truth, “Swang” (Live in Houston)

Here’s Trae performing arguably his most enduring track, “Swang,” a tribute— aren’t they all tributes, really?—to screw music and the Houston pioneers that came before him.

POSTED December 5, 2011 8:50AM IN uncapped video TAGS: , , , ,
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Coming Soon: Trae tha Truth

Here’s a preview of the upcoming uncapped documentary on Trae tha Truth, the benevolent street king of Houston, featuring a priceless quote on his older brother’s lasting influence.

POSTED November 30, 2011 3:50PM IN uncapped video Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Interview: Trae Tha Truth

Even in normal daylight, Trae’s eyes stay in the shade, always cloaked in the perpetual darkness that fills his grittiest music. He’s quick to smile, though, happily flashing his grill about his kids, about another … read more »

POSTED July 6, 2011 11:30AM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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This Week in The FADER: February 20, 2011 Edition

** We finally got to tell you that we flew to L.A. and London to spent time with Wiz Khalifa and James Blake for our Spring Style issue. We interviewed father/son design team Casely-Hayford and … read more »

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Wiz Khalifa’s Cabin Fever Mixtape MP3

We put Wiz Khalifa on the front cover of our newest magazine because because his playful and relentless work ethic is helping folks reconsider how someone acts when they are famous, and resulting in some … read more »

POSTED February 18, 2011 9:18AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , ,