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50 Cent To Executive Produce 'B.M.F.' Film
Added: 10 June 2014 | Read 652 times

50 Cent has announced his next film, B.M.F.

"I'm out of control now, watch my next move. STRATEGY #smsaudio #animalambition #power," 50 Cent says in an announcement post the rapper made on Instagram post.

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Eminem First Artist With Two Digital Diamond Awards
Added: 10 June 2014 | Read 677 times

Eminem has been awarded two Digital Single Diamond Awards, making him the first artist in music history to earn the milestone.

The Detroit rapper earned the awards for his “Not Afraid” and “Love The Way You Lie” singles, which both surpassed the 10 million threshold for a combination of sales and streams. “Love The Way You Lie,” which features Rihanna, is 11x platinum, while “Not Afraid” is 10 times platinum.

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Lupe Fiasco Reveals Number Of Songs On 'Tetsuo & Youth'
Added: 10 June 2014 | Read 376 times

Lupe Fiasco has revealed how many songs are set to be on Tetsuo & Youth.

"Final cut week...gotta get 25 songs down to 12...then #TY will be done...wooh! Tough decisions ahead," Fiasco says.

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50 Cent Says Eminem Is 'Special To Our Culture' Expresses Interest In Wembley Stadium Performance
Added: 10 June 2014 | Read 295 times

50 Cent recently expressed his appreciation for Eminem during an interview with Gigwise.

"Em is so special to our culture and no one really gives him the credit for it," 50 Cent says. "When they cast a film, they find people who are representations of the audience watching, so when you understand who's actually consuming Hip Hop culture, it's not the guy who's in my neighborhood."

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Rick Ross, Lil Jon Appearing On T.I.'s 'Sisterhood Of Hip Hop'
Added: 10 June 2014 | Read 318 times

Eve, Pharrell, Lil Jon, Rick Ross and Irv Gotti are among the celebrities slated to appear on Sisterhood Of Hip Hop, a reality show executive produced by T.I. for the Oxygen network.

The program is slated to debut August 12 and is set to have eight episodes focusing on the careers of female rappers Bia, Brianna Perry, Diamond, Nyemiah Supreme and Siya.

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Gucci Mane Announces Release Dates For 'Trap House 4' And 'Trap God 3'
Added: 10 June 2014 | Read 393 times

Thanks to an audio recording Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane released earlier this week, fans now have release dates for both Trap House 4 and Trap God 3. Before sharing the release dates for those two projects, Gucci spoke on the upcoming World War 3D series.

According to the 1017 Brick Squad Records founder, the series will consist of three albums that will all be released on June 17 and will feature Migos, Young Thug, and Peewee Longway.

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Cam'ron Says Jay Z Forced To Be A 'Sucka' In Solange Altercation
Added: 10 June 2014 | Read 562 times

Like many artists in the past month, Harlem rapper Cam’ron was asked what he thought of Solange Knowles’ attack on Jay Z in an elevator last month at the Standard Hotel in New York City.

Cam’ron responded to the question by first recalling his own encounter in an elevator with Solange. Unlike Jay Z’s interaction with Solange, Cam says the Houston songstress was “mad cool” during the brief time they were together in the elevator.

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The Game Announces 'Blood Money La Familia' Album
Added: 06 June 2014 | Read 640 times

The Game is slated to release the Blood Money La Familia album September 16.

The project, which will include the songs “Bigger Than Me” and “Or Not,” is set to be the Compton, California rapper’s first project with Entertainment One Music after releasing his first five studio albums through various Universal Music Group imprints.

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Wiz Khalifa Says His Catalog Is Too Extensive For Him To Be Labeled 'Brand New'
Added: 06 June 2014 | Read 314 times

In addition to discussing his newly-released 28 Grams mixtape, Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa also discussed his catalog of music during a recent appearance on Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club.

In regards to releasing a mixtape instead of a studio album, the Taylor Gang wordsmith says he was hoping to “own the summer” with 28 Grams and revealed that releasing a great mixtape song would help in doing just that.

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Migos Says 2 Chainz Disrespected Group Regarding Flow Origins
Added: 06 June 2014 | Read 586 times

Atlanta-based rap trio Migos have responded to comments fellow Atlanta artist 2 Chainz made on his Freebase record “Trap Back” about the group borrowing their flow from Three 6 Mafia.

While speaking with MTV News recently, those in Migos questioned why 2 Chainz would criticize the group’s flow rather than acknowledge them or share his knowledge of the rap game with them.

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Lil Kim Ready To Beef With Nicki Minaj I'ma Bite You

The feud between rappers Lil Kim and Nicki Minaj intensified last night (June 10th), when Lil Kim made a surprise appearance at a local Detroit club to address the matter.

Lil Kim performed a variety of her hits during a show at a club named Blondie’s when she addressed Nicki Minaj, whom she claims has ripped off her style.

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Rapper Trina To Be Honored In Jamaica

Miami, Florida rapper Trina will be honored in Kingston, Jamaica during the 7th Annual Excellence in Music and Entertainment (EME) this coming March. EME Awards Founder and Chairman Richard "Richie B" Burgess said Trina will be the 2011 "International Friend of Reggae Honoree"  honored for her collaborations with various Jamaican acts like Queen Lady Saw, Sean Kingston, Barbee and others.

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Young Jeezy Addresses Rick Ross Dis Speculation

On Monday night, Young Jeezy released "Death B4 Dishonor," the first song from his upcoming mixtape, 1,000 Grams, Vol. 1. On it, he raps over Rick Ross' "(B.M.F.) Blowin' Money Fast" instrumental, which quickly fueled heavy speculation among fans that the Snowman was actually dissing the Bawse. Jeezy settled the question straight-up on Tuesday (August 10).

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Ja Rule Says 50 Cent Beef Was Unfair

The contrast between Ja Rule's career in 2001 and his place in the music industry now is striking.

Once on top of the music charts with his third album Pain Is Love  moving 6.1 million units, Rule's fall from grace arguably had much to do with his beef with 50 Cent. Ja Rule recently talked to Vibe magazine about his entry back into the music industry and how he had the disadvantage against 50 Cent.

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Diggy Simmons Headlines 'Scream Tour: NXG'

Rapper Diggy Simmons will headline the 10th annual “Scream Tour” teen concert series, which is slated to kick off this September in Georgia.

Diggy will be joined by new group Mindless Behavior, along with The New Boyz, Jacob Latimore, Hamilton Park and new group The OMG Girlz.

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DMX Calls Plies One Of The Worst Rappers During Radio Interview

Recently freed rapper DMX made waves in Saint Louis over the weekend, during an appearance on Hot 104.1.

The rapper appeared on the Young Dip's show and after Young Dip finished playing a song by Fort Meyers, Florida rapper Plies, DMX  shared his opinion with the station's hundreds-of-thousands of listeners.

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Lil Kim Fires Back At Nicki Minaj In New Diss Song

Lil Kim has been quiet as Nicki Minaj has had disparaging remarks to her rival, but now Kim has returned fire with a new diss song called “Black Friday.”

The song, which has leaked online, has Lil Kim lyrically challenging the now-dominant Nicki Minaj.

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Mr. Cheeks Signs With Stephen Marley's Label; Drops New Single 'Havin Fun'

Lost Boyz member, Mr. Cheeks has inked a deal with Stephen Marley's Ghetto Youths International imprint and is planning a new album for 2011.

The first single and from Mr. Cheeks' upcoming album And The Winner Is…will be titled "Havin' Fun," which features singer Mya Azucena.

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Young Buck Explains Chapter 13 Filing Alleged 50 Cent Lawsuit

Nashville, Tennessee rapper Young Buck has released a statement regarding his tax battle with the IRS and reports of a planned $5 million dollar lawsuit against G-Unit leader 50 Cent.

Young Buck filed for Chapter 13, which allowed the rapper to keep all of his possessions, as he pays back an estimated $12,500 per month, over the next five years.

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Rapper Lil Wayne, Young Money, Cash Money Sued For $15 Million Over "BedRock"

Rapper Lil' Wayne has been hit with a $15,000,000 lawsuit over the hit single “BedRock.”

Done Deal Enterprises, based in Waynesboro, Georgia, filed a lawsuit against Lil Wayne, Young Money Records, and Cash Money Records, in the United States District Court, Southern district of New York, over the song.

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50 Cent Addresses New York Mets Opening Pitch Criticism

50 Cent has addressed the opening pitch he made at the New York Mets game.

"The sh!t almost hit the camera man damn, if you look close you can see them moving the plate. Lol #smsaudio #animalambition," 50 Cent says in an Instagram caption.

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Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Set November Release Date For 'Art of War III'

Rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony have announced the release date for their newest album, Art of War III.

The latest album from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony features all five original group members: Krazie Bone, Bizzy Bone, Wish Bone, Flesh-N-Bone and Layzie Bone.

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Busta Rhymes Talks Battling Jay-Z In High School

It is no secret that Busta Rhymes, Jay-Z and The Notorious B.I.G. all attended high school together in Brooklyn.

While it is nice to imagine the three legends holding ciphers on the regular, Busta says he only battling Jay-Z once; and took a lose for the first time.

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Swizz Beatz Dicusses DMX's Struggles, Jay-Z Beef

In light of Swizz Beatz' latest "Monster Mondays" release, "Y'all Don't Really Know," featuring DMX and Busta Rhymes, the Ruff Ryder producer sat down with VladTV to discuss DMX's highly-publicized struggles.

"X is forever my brother. Whatever he wanna do, I'm with it, as long as it's the right thing," explained Swizzy. "X has been X since day one. 

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Kurupt To Smoke Up The 2010 Doesha Cup

Hip-Hop vet Kurupt will join a celebrity group of marijuana supporters as a judge during the 2010 Doesha Cup this Saturday (December 4th) at an undisclosed location in Los Angeles.

The Doesha Cup, now it its fifth year, is a private event hosted for California's medial marijuana growers. The annual event is presented by Dr. Ingleweed, who owns the All American Healing dispensary in Inglewood, California.

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