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Awards

  • 2012 - Southern California Journalism Awards/LA Press Club, published December 1, 2011

    "Bud Bundy, Original Gangsta"

  • 2007 - Salute to Excellence Awards/National Association of Black Journalists

    "Ace of Spaides"

  • 2006 - Salute to Excellence Awards/National Association of Black Journalists, published September 14, 2005

    "Rap vs. Rapture"

2007 Stories by Ben Westhoff

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  • Being Darryl Strawberry

    published February 21, 2007

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  • Doomsday Disciples

    published February 7, 2007

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  • Vokal Critics

    published February 7, 2007

    The history of urban clothing line Vokal is steeped in legend. To hear co-founder Yomi Martin tell it, the company was born a decade ago, not long... More >>

  • Yo! RFT Raps

    published February 7, 2007

    To those who regularly seek out Yo! RFT Raps, cheers! (Perhaps you're only here because you got sidetracked searching for Savage Love, but... More >>

  • Yo! RFT Raps

    published January 17, 2007

    From 1999 to 2004, DJ Needles made nine dollars an hour hosting shows on the area's mainstream hip-hop stations, the Beat (100.3 FM) and... More >>

  • Yo! RFT Raps

    published January 3, 2007

    As is becoming an annual tradition, St. Louis produced another hip-hop hit maker this year: fifteen-year-old Jibbs, who parlayed a familiar hook... More >>

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