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Clifton Beef Comes Home For “Nightswim” [PREMIERE]

I long for those late night calls that seem to come in – just as I’m hanging it up for the night. Maybe I had a great night out, but...

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The Life of Cliff G: DOG

Hello ladies. This is the Autobiography of Clifton Robert Grefe aka Cliff G aka Beef aka God. Bless me for being the greatest human to ever touch Earth. I understand...

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The Midwest Renaissance: Rebirth of The North

UPDATE (July 11): Amerikas Addiction dropped the Four EP and While You Were Sleeping album, Helios H. the Admiration is Temporary EP, and Bobby Raps – Mark. We are in...

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Cliff the Goofball

Many people, including myself, get satisfaction from making others smile and laugh. This can be for many reasons, but I know it’s at least a part of my personality. I...

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Trapo Says You’re “Average”, Tells You To Stop Rapping

This is an energized record from Madison, Wisconsin rapper-singer Trapo. I actually never heard the full version of the “Average Freestyle” until just now. The one I saw before was...

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