The older brother who was killed and suspected in the Boston bombings was deep into hip hop, and it appears he belonged to a fan website that touted that genre of music. What’s interesting … hip hop lyrics are notoriously violent and often degrading to women.
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Why would a major media outlet like TMZ feel like this is relevant? Are they trying to imply Hip Hop had something to do with his actions? It seems like TMZ never misses an opportunity to throw Hip Hop under the bus. People want to know this man’s motive, not what is on his playlist.