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Bishop Lamont

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True Crime RemixE
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Its BishopE
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We Got Next (from "NBA Live 06")
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Check One, Two (as heard on Six Degrees)

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Even though the man most responsible for West Coast gangsta rap, Dr. Dre, took him under his wing in the mid-2000s, Carson, CA, native Bishop Lamont has never fit the gangsta mold of his left-coast peers. With one foot firmly planted in underground hip-hop and the other in the mainstream, Lamont's varied lyrical topics, which juggle street rap, sociopolitical muckraking, and even religion, established the rapper as a strong up-and-coming contender in West Coast rap. Born Philip... Read more

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