Milwaukee's rap scene just had its greatest year ever. If you weren't paying attention, here's what you missed. more

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Too Short, Geto Boys and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony broke out old hits, cult favorites and X-rated classics Saturday night. more

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The emotive 20-year-old Milwaukee rapper recorded his debut project with little more than a phone. more

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The all-ages community venue is hosting a series of concerts with hopes of repairing its notoriously leaky roof. more

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The Milwaukee hip-hop dignitary died today at age 86. more

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The passionate Chicago rapper discusses viral fame, fatherhood and his new album with Atlanta producer Southside. more

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Get acquainted with one of Milwaukee rap's most gregarious entertainers. more

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The romance-minded Milwaukee rapper partners with some of the city's sharpest producers on her posh new project. more

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The New Age Narcissism producer shares the first of a series of collaborative tracks. more

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Milo's third major project of the year features some of his most pleasurable, approachable music ever. more

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Like summer itself, the personable Milwaukee rapper's "SummertimeDom" comes and goes too fast. more

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Milwaukee rapper Marratedr specializes in grim, disjointed two-minute oddities. They’re not for everybody, he concedes. more

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The mischievous Milwaukee rap duo raises some hell, then kicks back, on their spirited new mixtape. more

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A who's-who of Milwaukee street rappers including Lil Chicken, Gwapo Chapo, Lil Axion, Looney Babie and WeUpNexxt pile verses into the influential director's new video. more

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Milo and New York rapper Elucid team up for a rap lover’s rap album. more

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Black Arts Fest MKE Executive Director Patrice Harris discusses the festival’s inaugural lineup and its ambitions for the future. more

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Raised on gospel music, Milwaukee rapper Tajh Virgil builds on his 2017 club-banger “The Man” with his new project, Paradigm. more

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Summerfest outdid itself this year. We're impressed—though, as always, we have some quibbles, too. more

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An eager crowd partied along to Nelly's effortless, hit-heavy 90-minute Summerfest set. more

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He didn't stick the landing, but what Lil Uzi Vert's 45-minute concert lacked in length it made up for with spirit. more

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