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Lady J

Lady J is a rapper from Detroit, Michigan who is signed to Drop Muzik. Her debut mixtape "The People's Choice" was released in 2009. The mixtape featured mainstream rap artists such as Gucci Mane, Plies & Trey Songz as well as Detroit rap artists such as Chedda Boy Malik, Big Herk & Nefu Da Boss of The ABF. The People's Choice was relased on Datpiff.com for a free download and released an offical video for her single "Rain Money".

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Raw

More Than One Artist called RAW: 1. Hardcore punk band from Sweden.
2.Old skool jungle/Drum & bass artist
3.Canadian band
4.UK house duo
5. Finnish death metal band
6. a one-man noisecore project from France. 1. Sounds like a mix between oldschool american hardcore and scandinavian crust/punk. http://www.myspace.com/rawpunks
2. Old skool jungle/drum & bass artist.
3. Band formed in 1995 in Vancouver, Canada, featuring Roger Mowat, Alan Macwaters and Archie Ian. RAW has performed shows in Germany and Poland for audiences as large as 300,000.

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Walls of Jericho

Hailing from Detroit, Walls of Jericho released their highly anticipated 4th CD for Trustkill Records on July 29, 2008. Produced by Ben Schigel (Chimaira/Ringworm), The American Dream follows the mesh of metallic venom and concrete fury of hardcore/punk that the band is known for, 12 solid tracks of highly anticipated hard beating poetic thunder people have come to expect from the band. “Working on the new CD ended up being a really wonderful experience. We worked really well together, collaborated better than ever, and had a great time.

Read more about Walls of Jericho on Last.fm.

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Kim Weston

Kim Weston (born Agatha Natalie Weston, December 30, 1939, in Detroit, Michigan) is an African American soul singer, and Motown Records alumna. She was signed to the record label in 1963, scoring a minor hit with "Love Me All the Way" (R&B #24, Pop #88). Her biggest solo hits with Motown were "Take Me in Your Arms (Rock Me a Little While)" (R&B #4, Pop #50, 1965; later covered by The Isley Brothers, Blood, Sweat & Tears and The Doobie Brothers) and "Helpless" (R&B #13, Pop #56, 1966; previously recorded by The Four Tops on their Second Album LP).

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Daktal

From http://www.myspace.com/daktalband Daktal stands out from the crowd and defy catagorization with their unique songwriting abilities. Bassist Vrate Gill and drummer Shawn Parker lay down the tight grooves over which Greg Santora (guitar) and Ted Parks (vocals) magically ride on top of; to create as a whole, a very interesting musical landscape full of twists and turns. With just one listen most people have been impressed by the many riffs and hooks that make up their songs.

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Royce Da 5'9

Ryan Montgomery (born July 5, 1977) is a Detroit rapper known by his stage names Royce da 5'9", Royce 5'9, Royce da 59, Royce 59 & Royce. He is known for his early association with Eminem and subsequent solo career, recording primarily with DJ Premier, Nottz and Carlos "6 July" Broady, as well as ghostwriting for the likes of P. Diddy and Dr. Dre.[2] Royce was one half of the rap duo Bad Meets Evil with Eminem and currently a member of hip hop supergroup Slaughterhouse.

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