The Coup

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The Coup is an American hip hop band from Oakland, California, United States. Their music is an amalgamation of influences, including funk, punk, hip hop, and soul. Because of the lyrics of leader and frontman Boots Riley, they are often put into the category of political hip hop. The Coup is politically communist in its music and aligns itself with other radical music groups such as The Clash, Dead Prez and Rage Against the Machine. Wikipedia

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My Favorite Mutiny 2007 72,979
The Guillotine 2012 83,386
The Magic Clap 2012 39,946
Pork And Beef 2001 139,126
Laugh / Love / Fuck 2007 141,113
Strange Arithmetic 2012 65,969
Your Parents' Cocaine 2012 95,009
5 Million Ways To Kill A C.E.O. 2001 166,924
Fat Cats, Bigga Fish 2008 182,703
Me And Jesus The Pimp In A '79 Granada Last Night 1998 154,857
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)


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