- Real Name: Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson
- Hometown: Compton, CA
- Label: Def Jam
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I Cannot Separate the Art From the Artist When the Artist Is a Vegan
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The West Coast might not get the shine it deserves on the national hip-hop stage, but YG has a plan.
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The 30 best hip-hop and R&B LPs since January 1, 2010.
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"I said it to his face."
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A Series of Unfortunate Events: When Tragedy Strikes The Studio
Studios are holy temples, festival grounds, but they are also home to unfortunate tragedies.