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Life After Death: Complex Salutes Mags of Hip Hop Past

Remember Rap Sheet, One World, Stress, Blaze, Elemental Magazine….VIBE?  Once upon a time people actually thought that the magazine industry was a viable business and hip hop was still something fresh, exciting and new. Boy have things changed.  Complex.com just posted a retrospective look at some of our favorite (and least favorite) hip hop magazines over the past few years.  This is something to take your time with, folks.  Enjoy!

Life After Death: The Complete History of Dead Hip Hop Magazines

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  • aileezee

    Wait, now. I just realized that’s supposed to be Lil’ Kim on the cover. Someone alert the Photoshop Awards.

  • nice mis-spelling on “Sinéad O’Connor.”