Watch for These Fall Black Music Moments

Jay-Z, Brandy and, yes, even President Obama made this list. 

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It's hard to say where hip-hop's core rests right now; if it rests somewhere left of the flashy, crew-driven records with monster production chock-full of lyrical bombast, and right of the infectious but often bewildering affect of say, Odd Future, purists and popsters alike can likely agree on Kendrick Lamar as the genre's darling ...

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