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Dej Loaf Will Release An EP In June
Added: 08 June 2015 | Read 192 times

Dej Loaf won’t be releasing her album anytime soon but she has revealed that she will be dropping an EP. After hitting the festival stage at Hot 97’s Summer Jam and then making a surprise appearance during Ty Dolla Sign’s set on the main stage, the Detroit rapper/singer said her upcoming EP will drop this month, DDotOmen reports.

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Drake And The Weeknd Join Apple Music
Added: 08 June 2015 | Read 268 times

Apple has rolled out its new service, Apple Music, and received pop culture co-signs from Drake, The Weeknd, Trent Reznor, FKA Twigs and others.

They made the announcement at their annual developers conference in San Fransisco today.

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Wreckx-N-Effect Are Back, New Album & Tour
Added: 05 June 2015 | Read 225 times

Wreckx-N-Effect, the popular rap act of the 90’s, is back and ready to take it to the Hip-Hop game again.

The duo of Markell Riley and Aqil Davidson had hit songs with “New Jack Swing” and “Rump Shaker,” the big booty anthem that still gets played. And now they are about to hit the studio and the road.

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Nas Presents A Documentary About Hip-Hop's Impact In Uganda, Yemen And Other Countries
Added: 04 June 2015 | Read 250 times

Nas has teamed up with news publication The Guardian to showcase how other countries have a love for break dancing and hip-hop. In the six-minute documentary, b-boys and b-girls of countries like Colombia, Yemen, Uganda and Cambodia discuss what hip-hop means to their poverty-stricken communities and show that under the negative images in the media lies youth who are rich in culture.

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ASAP Rocky And Rod Stewart Will Drop A Joint Mixtape This Summer
Added: 04 June 2015 | Read 242 times

ASAP Rocky has no problem daring to be different. Not only does he push boundaries with his fashion statements but now he is looking to do so with his music. In a recent interview, Pretty Flacko revealed that he will be collaborating with British rock star Rod Stewart for a full length project.

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Lil Wayne Joins Tidal As Artist Owner
Added: 04 June 2015 | Read 436 times

After releasing his new single “Glory” via TIDAL, it has been announced that Lil’ Wayne has joined the streaming service as an artist owner, according to reports.

“We’re honored for Lil Wayne to join TIDAL,” said TIDAL executive Vania Schlogel. “His eagerness to release an exclusive TIDAL track and schedule a TIDAL X performance is just another example of how passionately artists care about getting their music to fans.”

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Dame Dash Says Jay Z Was 'Terrible' On Stage
Added: 04 June 2015 | Read 456 times

Damon Dash may have told The Breakfast Club he was done talking about Jay Z during their classic confrontational interview in March, but that did not stop Dame from bringing up Jay while recently speaking with Boyce Watkins

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2015 XXL Freshmen Class Revealed
Added: 03 June 2015 | Read 432 times

It’s that time of year again when XXL announces its list of hand-picked rising performers. The publication revealed the members of the 2015 Freshman Class today.

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Amber Rose Talks MGK And Says She Was Drugged The Night She Dissed Kanye West
Added: 03 June 2015 | Read 365 times

Amber Rose paid a visit to Big Boy on Hot 92.3 to promote her upcoming slut walk, an effort to bring awareness to sex cries against women, and new book, How to Be a Bad Bitch.

During their chat, the Philly beauty confirmed that she and MGK are dating and said that they are having fun while still getting to know each other.

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Snoop Dogg Explains Why A Song Featuring The Late Nate Dogg Didn't Make The 'Bush' Album
Added: 03 June 2015 | Read 286 times

Snoop Dogg dropped his 13th studio album Bush earlier this month. The 10-track project included features by Stevie Wonder, T.I., Kendrick Lamar, and Rick Ross, but there was at least one more guest vocalist the Long Beach representative wanted to add to the tracklist.

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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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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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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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