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The History of Champagne in Hip-Hop

The past decade has given us an endless stream of "you never thought that hip-hop would take it this far" moments—from winning Oscars to getting shout outs from the president, today's emcees have …

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Jay Z Just Bought Ace of Spades—the Whole Brand

If we told you that Jay Z acquired Armand de Brignac, a reasonable response would be, "What else is new? He's been pushing gold bottles on us for years." But while he's certainly made no…

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The Rap Fan’s Guide to Riesling

In the post-Cristal era hip-hop, the rap-world palate for wine has expanded considerably. Moscato has been an obsession for years, Common described his flow as a "pinot noir" that gets better…

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The F Is For Fernet: How to Make Hip-Hop Shooters

All photos courtesy Comme Ca Shots have a funny way of attracting the lowest common denominator. Even as we evolve as sophisticated drinkers, exploring Belgian beers and telling everyone our…

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Awesome Photos of Chefs with Rappers

Yesterday was a historic day in the annals of food and rap music history: Guy Fieri met 50 Cent backstage at "LIVE with Kelly and Michael" and blessed the Internet with a photo of the unlikely…

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Drake Disses Jay Z By Accusing Him of Eating Fondue

Frenemies Drake and Jay Z love to keep the rap blogs busy with their ambiguous relationship, sneaking lines into songs that might be subliminal disses and might have nothing to do with the other…

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Alice Waters Wants to Have Dinner with Jay Z

In an interview with Epicurious, Chez Panisse chef Alice Waters admits she would like to "break brioche" with Jay Z. Yes, Jigga is her fantasy dinner guest, along with artist Ai Wei Wei, the new…