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Gucci Mane Ordered To Pay Over $200K To Jeweler
Added: 31 May 2012 | Read 750 times

Gucci Mane will be forced to fork over more than $270,000, after a jewelry company won a default judgment against the Atlanta rapper.

TMZ reports that A&A Diamonds filed a lawsuit against the rapper in Henry County, Georgia earlier this year.

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Lil Wayne's Trukfit Brand Heading to Macy's Stores
Added: 30 May 2012 | Read 738 times

Rapper Lil Wayne continues to expand his Trukfit clothing brand with a new distribution deal via Macy’s department stores.

Lil Wayne’s new Trukfit clothing line will land in select Macy’s across the country, in addition to Macy’s.com.

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Big Boi's 'Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors' Album Is 80% Done
Added: 30 May 2012 | Read 540 times

After achieving both critical and commercial success with his 2010 solo debut album, Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty, Big Boi of Outkast has revealed a large deal of information from his forthcoming follow-up, Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors. 

Big Boi tweeted out the news, along with the revelation that two major names in Southern rap would be featured on a song: “I got a record I just finished with ME @BigKRIT and UGK All on one song #DaddyFatSaxxx.”

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Diddy Introduces DJ Khaled As New Member of Ciroc Boyz
Added: 29 May 2012 | Read 676 times

As Memorial Day weekend festivities came to a close yesterday and partygoers made their way back to their hometowns, news of Diddy announcing DJ Khaled as the newest member to the Ciroc Boyz hit the Internet.

Word spread as over the weekend that, at a party at Mansion 360 featuring Diddy, DJ Khaled, and The Weeknd, Diddy grabbed the mic to introduce DJ Khaled as the newest member to the Ciroc Boyz team.

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Young Jeezy Signs Philly Rapper Tone Trump
Added: 27 May 2012 | Read 1029 times

Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy has expanded the CTE roster by signing Philadelphia rapper Tone Trump.

Young Jeezy confirmed the signing via Twitter, while Tone himself discussed the signing with AHH.

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B.G. To Be Sentenced To Prison This June
Added: 26 May 2012 | Read 813 times

Rapper B.G. will formally be sentenced to prison next month, for weapons possession and witness tampering.

B.G., born Christopher Dorsey, is expected to be sentenced to at least eight to 10 years in prison, over a November 2009 arrest.

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Reports Watch The Throne 2 On The Way
Added: 26 May 2012 | Read 554 times

Jay-Z and Kanye West have plans for a sequel to their collaborative album, Watch The Throne.

Producer Mike Dean, who worked on WTT and several of West’s projects, confirmed that the duo were going to release Watch The Throne 2 at the Cannes Film Festival. West debuted a new film called “Cruel Summer.”

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Jay-Z To Preside Over 'Annie' Remake With Willow Smith
Added: 26 May 2012 | Read 330 times

Jay-Z will lead the musical direction over a big budget update of the classic movie “Annie,” which will star Willow Smith.

Furthermore, Jay-Z is expected to write new songs for the movie, despite claiming to be taking a break a press conference promoting his “Made In America” festival.

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Eminem Announces Slaughterhouse Performance at Hot 97 Summer Jam; Working on New Album
Added: 24 May 2012 | Read 736 times

Yesterday (May 23), Marshall Mathers aka Eminem took the time to call in to New York’s Hot 97 to announce that Slaughterhouse would be performing at this year’s Summer Jam 2012.

Hot 97 Host/DJ Peter Rosenberg, who is also host of the new television show, MTV2′s “Hip-Hop Squares”, took the call hyping the announcement with special effects bombs.

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Big K.R.I.T. Tapped as Special Guest for Red Bull EmSee National Finals
Added: 24 May 2012 | Read 482 times

Red Bull pulls out all the stops when it comes to getting the best featured artists and the best talent to provide the crowd with the right vibe for each event.

This year is no different as Red Bull has tapped Big K.R.I.T. as the special guest judge for the Red Bull EmSee National Finals in Atlanta, Georgia, on May 29 at the historic Masquerade venue.

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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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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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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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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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