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PHOTOS: 'Town Up Tuesday' Showed Oakland's Hip-Hop Culture on Full Display

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‘Pop-Up Magazine’ Returns to Oakland with Homegrown Talent

Kendrick Lamar, whose album DAMN. won this year's Pulitzer Prize for music, performs in London earlier this year.

Ticket Alert: Kendrick Lamar Comes to Oakland Arena in August

Kamaiyah plays Rolling Loud Bay Area in Oakland on Sunday, September 16, 2018.

'Town Up Tuesday' Brings Bay Area Hitmakers, Voter Participation to the Lake

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Ashley Judd Talks Trauma and Mental Health Following Naomi Judd's Suicide

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‘Punk/Performance in the ’Loin’ is as Chaotic as the Scene it Seeks to Document

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Bobby McFerrin’s ‘Circlesongs’ and the Politics of Play

Kendrick Lamar, a young Black man, raps into a microphone in silhouette in the dark.

Kendrick's Most Important Song That No One's Talking About

A young Asian woman wearing dark glasses and a black hoodie, stands smiling and clutching a trumpet close to her chest, in front of a lake.

Who Says Big Band Jazz is for Old People? Not This Teen Composer

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