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Kendrick Lamar To Perform On 'Ellen' Next Week
Added: 21 May 2015 | Read 139 times

The good kid is making his way to daytime television. Kendrick Lamar is scheduled to performon The Ellen Degeneres Show on Wednesday, May 27th.  Instead of performing the Grammy-winning “i” or King Kunta, K. Dot will be performing “These Walls” from To Pimp a Butterfly for the first time.

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Young Buck Facing Jail Time After Trying To Fake Drug Test
Added: 21 May 2015 | Read 232 times

Young Buck may be headed back to jail after being caught trying to fake a mandatory drug test,TMZ reports. It’s reported that the “10 Bullets” rapper was caught trying to pour a yellow substance from a tube into a cup during his drug test last week

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Chinx's Murder May Be Linked To Stack Bundles Death, Police Say
Added: 20 May 2015 | Read 325 times

Police say that rapper Chinx’s murder may be linked to the 2007 killing of Stack Bundles, who was his mentor, the New York Daily News reports.

“They were friends, Stack Bundles and Chinx. They were friends, so we’re looking at all hip-hop angles,” NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said.

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Film Crew For The Game's Dating Show Goes On Strike
Added: 20 May 2015 | Read 288 times

The Game’s search for the love on his life has been put on hold, and his tit-for-tat with Young Thug has something to do with it, TMZ reports.

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Snoop Dogg Wanted Nipsey Hussle To Play Him In Straight Outta Compton
Added: 19 May 2015 | Read 246 times

Snoop Dogg recently sat down with DJ Whoo Kid for the Whollywood Shuffle radio show and spoke about the upcoming N.W.A biopic, Straight Outta Compton.

When the cast was being put together, the “Peaches N Cream” rapper had a certain person in mind to play him in the movie. Snoop said the actor that is playing him, Keith Stanfield, is “dope” but he “preferred Nipsey Hussle for the look.”

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Dom Kennedy's New Album Will Be Released In June
Added: 19 May 2015 | Read 89 times

OPM rep Dom Kennedy has been keeping a low profile since his 2013 release Get Home Safely. Now, he is dropping his next release with short notice. The West Coast spitter has announced that he will drop his seventh album, which will be self-titled, on June 2nd.

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Jay-Z Drops Freestyle Uplifting Freddie Gray, Mike Brown, Dissing Spotify, Apple
Added: 18 May 2015 | Read 358 times

Last night, Jay Z went hard in the paint at the Tidal concert event. Check out the video, where he lyrically name checks Apple, Spotify, YouTube, as well as Freddie Gray and Mike Brown.

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Chinx Killed In New York
Added: 17 May 2015 | Read 449 times

Rapper Chinx, 31, was murdered in Jamaica, Queens early this morning, approximately 4am.

The rapper, known to roll with French Montana, was reportedly driving when he was shot several times. Another man was critically wounded in the gunfight that took place on Queens boulevard as Chinx drove his Porche.

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Bobby Shmurda Was In A Jail Fight
Added: 17 May 2015 | Read 371 times

Even with him being in jail, Bobby Shmurda seems to still be in trouble. According to a TMZreport, the GS9 rapper was in a fight with other criminals in jail. The report states that the fight was initially gang-related, with Shmurda and his allies being Crips and the people they were fighting Bloods. The guards ended the fight though using pepper spray to break participators up.

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Charlamagne Tha God To Young Thug: 'You're Playing Yourself'
Added: 15 May 2015 | Read 378 times

Radio and TV personality Charlamagne tha God is known for his unfiltered opinions and when discussing rap newbie Young Thug he did not hold his tongue. In a recent sitdown with VladTV,  he said he has “no desire to hear” his new album, Barter 6.

“I’m just not interested in his music,” said The Breakfast Club host. “I don’t know what the f–k he’s saying. It’s just not for me. I’m 34-years old, I like rappers that I can actually understand.  Rappers that can articulate very well. The s–t he’s on, I ain’t on it.”

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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