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Abdu Ali on new 'Already' EP and the importance of Baltimore Club
Abdu Ali on new 'Already' EP and the importance of Baltimore Club

In 2014, the beauty of Baltimore Club music – the city’s beloved, high-beats-per-minute breakbeat dance music – is how it has splintered in unpredictable ways. 92Q’s DJ AngelBaby is incorporating Jersey and Philly Club producers in her “Get Pumped” mix series. Rising star Matic808 uses popular mainstream rap songs by Kanye West and Drake as jumping off points to create something fascinating and undoubtedly Baltimore Club. Mighty Mark and Tt the Artist seem determined to breakthrough, while legends like Rod Lee and Blaqstarr continue to bring the kinetic sound well beyond city limits. And this is all barely scratching the surface.  Two of the...

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