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Hip-Hop and R&B Royalty

Mary J Blige poses for a photo outside the Apollo Theater in New York
As Mary J. Blige — the Queen of Hip Hop Soul — celebrates a birthday, The Message will celebrate Blige as well as other artists with great honorifics. Read more

All Minnesota music

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We feature a playlist of all Minnesota music this week, plus we remember Disco T, and we speak to Nakara Forjé about her latest project. Read more

New Year's Eve Playlist

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The Message gives you a potential playlist for your New Year’s Eve party, with music by Tyler the Creator, Cardi B, Wizkid and more. Read more

Holiday Show

Destiny's Child, '8 Days of Christmas'
We're getting into the holiday spirit this week on The Message. Read more

Best Hip-Hop and R&B of 2021

Tyler, The Creator
This week on The Message, Sani and Sean play some of the Best Hip-Hop and R&B of 2021. We’ll also talk with DJ Stage One about his close friend, the late DJ Brother Jules. Read more

All Local

The first Wednesday of every month, The Message goes all local with Minnesota-made R&B and hip hop. Read more


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