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Posthumous album details rapper Lil Peep’s inner demons

By Jamie O'Toole, Columnist | November 27, 2019

The work of many deceased writers and artists has been discovered and appreciated long after their passing. Typically, their struggles with substance abuse and mental illness contribute to their posthumous releases.The unforgettable afterlife of rapper...

Rappers glorify drugs in their music

By Peter Zemeske | November 29, 2018

Drugs and music have typically had a close relationship with one another. This relationship started as early as 1930 when it was depicted in the film “International House,” in which marijuana and jazz are juxtaposed with one another, but may have...

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