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Hip Hop Weekend 05
DJ Semtex
All the shows
100% real hip hop - no other radio station could do it like us.

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International P
See pictures from the massive hip hop summit in the Bahamas and the ridiculous UK freestyle session in London.
Peep the photos
Lyor Cohen
Hip hop's head honchos
Who are the 10 most powerful and influential people in hip hop in 2005?

Find out here
Chuck D and Semtex
Hip Hop Hall of Fame
Chuck D is the first entrant in 1Xtra's Hall of Fame. Semtex talked to the rap legend about how he sees the game now.
 Listen to the show
Mixtape Flavour
Sway, Green Lantern and Clinton Sparks share their thoughts on mixtapes, putting them together and building a career from them.
Listen to the experts
Russell Simmons
Russell Simmons speech
The co-founder of Def Jam Records gave the keynote speech at this year's summit.

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Kanye West
Way out West
He's the biggest rapper in the game right now. Hear his Abbey Road show and find out more about the man.
 The show | Kanye profile
Mixing desk
G.O.A.T producer
Who was voted greatest of all time? Premier, Alchemist, Timbaland or Dr. Dre?

Here's what you decided!
Hip Hop Weekend 05

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