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Chino XL

Chino XL has been played on NTS in shows including Ted Draws, featured first on 31 July 2018. Songs played include Rise, Ghetto Vampire and Freestyle Rhymes.

Chino XL (born Derek Barbosa, April 8, 1971, in The Bronx, New York but raised in East Orange, New Jersey) is a rapper well respected among hip hop enthusiasts for his battling abilities. He is notorious for his usage of self-consciously over-the-top punchlines (which usually take the form of puns or similes) and for his exaggerated egotism. He is also well known to many for a brief feud with Tupac Shakur.

After a spell with the group Art Of…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Rise
Chino XL
American Recordings1996
Rise
Chino XLAmerican Recordings1996
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Ghetto Vampire
Chino XL
American Recordings1996
Ghetto Vampire
Chino XLAmerican Recordings1996
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Freestyle Rhymes
Chino XL
American Recordings1996
Freestyle Rhymes
Chino XLAmerican Recordings1996
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No Complex
Chino XL
American Recordings, Wild West Records1996
No Complex
Chino XLAmerican Recordings, Wild West Records1996
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No Complex (Album Version)
Chino XL
American Recordings1996
No Complex (Album Version)
Chino XLAmerican Recordings1996
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Don't Say A Word
Chino XL
Metro Records2001
Don't Say A Word
Chino XLMetro Records2001
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