What does Hopsin leaving Funk Volume mean for rap music?

One of rap music's best labels has lost its flagship artist. What will the outcome be?

Funk Volume Records (from Los Angeles) was my favorite rap music label for years. Co-founded by rapper Hopsin and Damien “Dame” Ritter in 2009, the label was responsible for amazing rap music day after day, month after month, and year after year. Featuring a variety of rappers with different styles, personalities, and messages, the label was responsible for producing great rap music in a time when most rap music was centred on $wag and codeine cough syrup.
The label featured three mainstay artists who rapped with radically different styles about radically different things.
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