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Judge Restricts Meek Mill's Travel
Added: 21 November 2012 | Read 742 times

Hip-Hop star Meek Mill’s touring schedule could be severely impacted by a judge’s ruling in court yesterday (November 19).

Meek Mill was in court for a status hearing, over a prior gun and drug charges.

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Undercover Cops Bust Crooked Couple Over Nicki Minaj/Drake Concert Scam
Added: 21 November 2012 | Read 643 times

A thieving husband-and-wife couple were arrested by undercover detectives in Winter Haven, Florida, over a Nicki Minaj and Drake concert scam.

The fake concert with Drake and Nicki Minaj was supposed to take place on October 24, through a company called Big Apple Music Inc.

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LL Cool J Drops Artwork for 13th Album 'Authentic Hip-Hop'
Added: 21 November 2012 | Read 525 times

Legendary rapper LL Cool J is gearing up to release his 13th album, Authentic Hip-Hop.

LL has already released two singles, “Ratchet” and “Take It,” from Authentic Hip-Hop, which is LL Cool J’s 13th album.

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Georgia Files $1 Million Lien Against Nas Over Tax Debt
Added: 21 November 2012 | Read 436 times

Nas continues to battle the IRS, as the state of Georgia has just filed a lien against the rapper’s earnings. TMZ reports that the Georgia Department of Revenue has garnished Nas’ wages over taxes owed for 2006 2007, 2009 and 2010.

The rapper currently owes $1,083,435 to Georgia, which is now garnishing the rapper’s earnings from a tour with Live Nation.

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Cash Money Records Reaches Milestone: 500 Million Songs Sold Worldwide
Added: 19 November 2012 | Read 912 times

Cash Money Records has reached a rather amazing milestone in the history of the record label: 500 million songs sold worldwide.

Cash Money Records, which was founded in 1991, had one of their best years in their 21-year history, which included sponsorship deals for Lil Wayne, awards for Nicki Minaj and a cover story for Billboard on founders Bryan “Birdman” Williams and Ronald “Slim” Williams.

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50 Cent Imitates Lil Wayne's Deposition Video
Added: 19 November 2012 | Read 859 times

Lil Wayne wasn't having it while in a deposition for a lawsuit, providing sarcastic answers to questions and vaguely threatening the lawyer by stating that "he can't save you in the real world."

During an interview with Booska-P, Fif mimics Weezy's responses, repeating what he said word-for-word before cracking a smile at the end of the clip.

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Police Shut Down Kendrick Lamar Show In Los Angeles
Added: 18 November 2012 | Read 644 times

Kendrick Lamar's secret show in Los Angeles didn't go quite as planned.

Aceshowbizreports that the rapper's "secret" free show, which took place at the Staples Center, home to the Los Angeles Lakers, was cut short by police.

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Curren$y, Jet Life Crew Planning New York City Release Party For 'Jet World Order 2'
Added: 18 November 2012 | Read 447 times

Rapper Curren$y and his Jet Life crew will celebrate the release of Jet World Order 2 with a highly anticipated release party/performance in New York.

On Tuesday (November 20), the same day Jet World Order 2 lands in stores, Curren$y and company will be performing at the Highline Ballroom.

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50 Cent Aiming To Bringing 'Best Fights To Audiences' Across The Nation
Added: 18 November 2012 | Read 484 times

Business mogul 50 Cent recently revealed plans for his latest venture, SMS Promotions, a new boxing company that has officially been granted a promoters license by the Nevada State Athletic Commission.

Earlier in the year, SMS Promotions was also granted a license in New York, paving the way for 50 Cent’s new company to compete in the boxing arena on a major level.

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Game - Jesus Piece (Album Tracklist)
Added: 17 November 2012 | Read 938 times

Game is all set to drop his latest studio album “Jesus Piece” on December 11th. Here is a look at the feature heavy tracklist which contains appearances by Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, J.Cole, Pusha T, Lil Wayne, Big Sean, Rick Ross, Common, Fabolous and much more.

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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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Yelawolf To Release 'Psycho White EP' With Travis Barker Before Shady Album; 'Country Cousins With Big K.R.I.T. Also In Works

Billboard is reporting that before Yelawolf continues work on his sophomore Shady Records album, Love Story, the Huntsville, Alabama, native will be releasing the Psycho White EP with producer, drummer and close friend, Travis Barker.

According to Yelawolf, the Psycho White EP is set to include five brand-new songs: “Every time we would get in the lab we’d knock something out. We just collaborated and… had a meeting of the minds. There’s a lot of cool stuff we came up with.”

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A$AP Ant Says Baltimore Is Harder Than 'The Wire'

As an artist who grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, A$AP Ant recently shed some light on his hometown, which was depicted on the former HBO television series, “The Wire” years ago. During an interview with Vlad TV, A$AP Ant was asked if what was depicted on “The Wire” was an accurate depiction of the city of Baltimore.

According to A$AP Ant, Baltimore is 10 times worse than what viewers saw on “The Wire.” The A$AP Mob member also spoke on transitioning into a grown man and leaving the petty crimes of his past in the past.

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Lil Wayne Signs With Jay Z And He's Very Happy!

Lil Wayne and Jay Z have sparred lyrically, but now the pair are in business – in some way or another

At KMEL’s Summer Jam in the Bay, Lil Wayne told the crowd. "I just signed a deal with my motherf**king idol, Jay Z."

 

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DJ Khaled's New Album Title Drawn From Recent Health Scare

We the Best CEO/Def Jam South President DJ Khaled has announced the title of his upcoming 7th album.

The album title, Suffering From Success, is drawn from a recent health scare that resulted in a loss of hair growth on his beard, associated with the stress of doing business.

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Puff Daddy Calls Jennifer Lopez's 'Booty' Incredible

Puff Daddy recently spoke with Access Hollywood Live about his relationship and praise for Jennifer Lopez. During the interview, Puff was asked to analyze J. Lo’s “Booty” video with Iggy Azalea. Speaking of Lopez, Puff says he’s “lucky” that he’s dated her.

He’s asked why “we are so fascinated with the booty.” Diddy replies: "It’s great. It’s a work of art. It’s something that will go down in history...But also her talent, her drive, her determination. She will never give up.”

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DJ Khaled Proposes To Nicki Minaj With $500,000 Ring

DJ Khaled has proposed to Nicki Minaj in a new video. The producer took a moment to explain his love for Minaj before showing off a ring he says he bought for her, a ring said to cost $500,000.

“I want to be honest with you," DJ Khaled says in the MTV News video. "I love you. I like you. I want you to be mine. The only reason I'm not telling you this face to face is because I know that you're busy."

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Cash Money Records CoFounder Ronald 'Slim' Williams Pays For $7.15 Million Home - In Cash

Cash Money Records cofounder Bryan “Baby” Williams is well-known for flaunting his wealth, but his younger brother Ronald “Slim” Williams, the other founder of Cash Money, is much more low-key.

But that may be changing, as Ronald Williams recently purchased South Florida’s largest single–family house.

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Iggy Azalea Reps Say Alleged Sex Tape Could Be Hers

Breakout star Iggy Azalea could be joining Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian, and Mimi Faust on the list of released celebrity sex tapes if Vivid Entertainment gets their way. According to TMZ, the porn company was approached about possibly buying erotic footage of the “Fancy” rapper.

After first denying that any sex tape with Iggy existed, her lawyers are now claiming if there is a tape it was most likely filmed when the Australian native was underage and without her consent. The attorneys also state the possible sex tape would have only been available to a “spurned business suitor” which TMZ is calling an ex-boyfriend.

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Chief Keef's Step Brother Murdered; Chicago Teen Violence Continues

Chief Keef’s step brother Ulysses “Chris” Gissendanner III was fatally gunned down in South Chicago last Wednesday (January 2), according to DNAinfo.com Chicago.

Known by the rap moniker “YPN Boomtown,” the young rapper was related to Chief Keef by marriage after Chief Keef’s father, Afonso Cozart, married YPN Boomtown’s mother Aridecy Tate, and then divorced in 2012.

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AZ Announces New Hip-Hop Album 'Doe or Die II' For 2013

AZ Announces New Hip-Hop Album “Doe or Die II” For 2013

Queens, New York rapper AZ is returning with a new album this year, the rapper announced today (January 2).

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Jay Z Catching Heat For Five Percent Nation Medallion

I’m ready to chase a Yakub back in a cave,” rapped Jay Z on his “We Made It” verse with Jay Electronica. The line may have gone over a lot of people’s heads, but those familiar with the teachings of the Five Percent Nation caught the reference.

It appears the Hip Hop mogul’s supposed connection with the Nation of Gods and Earths is now catching criticism. Most notably, the star medallion associated with the group seen around Jay’s neck at a Brooklyn Nets game has publications like the New York Post implying the rapper is supporting racism by wearing the chain.

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DMX Calls Drake Out For Not Including Missy On Aaliyah's Upcoming Posthumous Album

DMX is flying high off of the release of his seventh studio album, Undisputed, which was released to the masses on Tuesday, September 11.

In an interview, DMX goes off on YMCMB rapper Drake for not including the producers that Aaliyah worked with while she was alive on her upcoming posthumous album, which Drake is executive producing alongside producer Noah “40″ Shebib.

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Rappers Pitbull, Flo Rida To Host 5,000 Fans During Private Performance In The Bahamas

Rappers Pitbull and Flo Rida have been announced as headlining acts for the Bud Light Port Paradise Music Festival, which will take place in November in the Bahamas.

The Miami rappers will hit the stage along with artists like Far East Movement, Young the Giant, THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS and Brad Paisley.

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Webbie Addresses Murder and Violence at Shows in Chicago and Alabama

Baton Rouge, Louisiana rapper Webbie has addressed allegations that stem from concerts in Chicago and Alabama that turned violent.

Addressing the events in his vlog series, A Savage Life Episode 1.1 F*#k No, Webbie denied any involvement in the incidents he was rumored to be involved in.

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