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Arizona Uzi death turns spotlight on gun tourism

Las Vegas Review-Journal - 27 Aug 2014
A young person runs by the Last Stop outdoor shooting range Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in White Hills, Ariz. Gun range instructor Charles Vacca was accidentally killed Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at the range by a 9-year-old with an Uzi submachine gun.

Hip-Hop Heresy: Lil Uzi Vert, Satan and Horrorcore History

The BoomBox - 26 Sep 2017
In Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet, Juliet famously poses the question “What's in a name?”. Well, when it comes to 23 year-old rapper Lil Uzi Vert, the answer to that inquiry may produce an interesting answer. According to conspiracy theorists (i.e ...

Barnstable Uzi Sting: Suspect Gets Prison - 26 Sep 2017
BOSTON, MA – A Barnstable man on Tuesday was sentenced to 2 years in prison after admitting to selling an Uzi to an undercover police informant last year. Matthew Monroe, 27, was sentenced in federal court in Boston. Judge Mark Wolf also sentenced ...

Playboi Carti Teases Joint Mixtape with Lil Uzi Vert on Snapchat

Billboard - 18 Sep 2017
Carti teased the project on Snapchat over the weekend, posting a photo of Captain Sensible and Dave Vanian of '70s London punk stalwarts The Damned with the caption, “Carti Uzi Tape * Uzi Carti Tape * 16.29.” The digits reference both rappers' ...

Uzi wielding bandit sentenced to 6-years in prison

Cheektowaga Chronicle - 26 Sep 2017
CHEEKTOWAGA – A Buffalo man who pleaded guilty to robbing a Cheektowaga gas station with an Uzi this past July was sentenced to 6-years in prison by State Supreme Court Justice John L. Michalski. Michael Church, 39, pleaded guilty in August to three ...

9 Points That Connect Marilyn Manson To Hip Hop Since The 1990s

HipHopDX - 25 Sep 2017
Therefore, peculiarity shouldn't be felt about one of the biggest rap stars today, Lil Uzi Vert, citing glam metal legend Marilyn Manson as one of his main musical influences. However, this is not to prove that Marilyn Manson is Hip Hop. Although Lil ...

Lil Uzi Vert and a Generation of Rap Stars Looking Beyond Hip-Hop

New York Times - 01 Sep 2017
It all makes for a fun-house take on the genre, and its current ringleader is Lil Uzi Vert, who last week released his best album, “Luv Is Rage 2,” on the heels of his breakout hit “XO Tour Llif3,” a bitter and cheeky song about recrimination that's ...

Chief Keef Previews New Lil Uzi Vert Collab

XXLMAG.COM - 19 Sep 2017
In the clip, which appears to have been posted as a story on one of his social media accounts, we see Uzi rocking out to his own Auto-Tune-laced vocals and a hard beat. For his part, Keef looks about as jovial as can be as he sips a drink, smiling when ...

Vote for What Lil Uzi Vert's Next Video Should Be

XXLMAG.COM - 20 Sep 2017
On the page, we can see all of Uzi's Luv Is Rage 2 tracks—besides “XO Tour Llif3,” which already has a visual—are represented with YouTube videos filled with repetitive animations. On the site, fans can choose which track they'd like to see extended ...

“Mars” [ft. Lil Uzi Vert]

Pitchfork - 12 Sep 2017
Maxo Kream is a stoic Houston rapper with an unflappable flow. On paper, Lil Uzi Vert could not be a more farfetched foil, whose zany and melodic bars run counter to Kream's workmanlike raps. It's fair to wonder what kind of middle ground they might ...

Lil Uzi Vert Teases New Mixtape 'Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World 2'

XXLMAG.COM - 16 Sep 2017
Lil Uzi Vert is fresh off the release of his highly-anticipated new album, Luv Is Rage 2, and it looks like he is already back in his bag. The Philly MC recently uploaded something new to his Instagram account that suggests he could be working on the ...

Rap's Borderless Future Is Here

Vulture - 12 Sep 2017
Lil Uzi Vert, the Philadelphia dandy whose dejected “XO Tour Llif3” helped rocket his new album Luv Is Rage 2 to the top of the charts last week, keeps Marilyn Manson on speed dial. Cali crooner Lil Peep's mix of crude angst, trap beats, and healthy ...

Lil Uzi Vert Mixes Passion With Pain on 'Luv Is Rage 2′ Album

XXLMAG.COM - 12 Sep 2017
Lil Uzi Vert's come up isn't the first of its kind in hip hop. Plenty of rappers before him have made hit records, strengthened their fan base due to their internet popularity and translated that to mainstream success, but the difference with Uzi is ...

Lil Uzi Vert Debuts at No. 1, Leading a SoundCloud Wave

New York Times - 04 Sep 2017
“Luv Is Rage 2” (Generation Now/Atlantic), by the breakout hip-hop experimentalist Lil Uzi Vert, hit No. 1 in its first week, totaling 135,000 album equivalent units, according to Nielsen, with just 28,000 in traditional album sales and a load-bearing ...

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