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WATCH: Vancouver Invented Hip-Hop

Vancouver is famous for inventing many things—the California roll, Douglas Coupland, botox—but taking credit for hip-hop seems a bit of a stretch. Nevertheless, stepping forward in the category of "th...
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Best Cover Songs Of 2012

It's been a great year for music. But what's been even greater is how musicians have been paying tribute to each other's work, as well as creating their own. Yes, we listeners scored some great origin...