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Jay-Z Reportedly Interested in Buying Harvey Weinstein’s Stake in TWC

Posted by on October 13, 2017
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Jay-Z Reportedly Interested in Buying Harvey Weinstein’s Stake in TWC

Jay-Z Reportedly Interested in Buying Harvey Weinstein’s Stake in TWC

By Selena Hill Jay-Z may be looking to make an investment in The Weinstein Company (TWC) in the midst of the controversy surrounding the company’s founder Harvey Weinstein, a powerful film producer accused of sexually harassing and assaulting scores of women throughout his three-decade career. (Image: Wikimedia/Creative Commons) …read more

Eminem just delivered an emotionally charged anti-Trump freestyle takedown

Posted by on October 12, 2017
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Eminem just delivered an emotionally charged anti-Trump freestyle takedown

Eminem just delivered an emotionally charged anti-Trump freestyle takedown

By Shannon Connellan Shady’s back, and angry as hell at President Donald Trump. Eminem just dropped one heck of a freestyle at the 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards, aimed at Trump. SEE ALSO: Eminem would like to be the biggest asshole in the USA again, Trump Playing off Trump’s “calm before the storm” …read more

Q-Tip Says His New Kennedy Center Role Helps ‘Institutionalize Hip-Hop’

Posted by on October 9, 2017
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Q-Tip Says His New Kennedy Center Role Helps ‘Institutionalize Hip-Hop’

Q-Tip Says His New Kennedy Center Role Helps ‘Institutionalize Hip-Hop’

By Michel Martin A Tribe Called Quest frontman is the first artistic director for hip-hop culture at the Kennedy Center. He discusses the cultural levity of his appointment and the current political climate. (Image credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for FYF) …read more

Official: Rapper Young Dolph shot outside landmark Hollywood hotel

Posted by on September 27, 2017
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Official: Rapper Young Dolph shot outside landmark Hollywood hotel

Official: Rapper Young Dolph shot outside landmark Hollywood hotel

By Associated Press Police say rapper Young Dolph was critically injured in the Tuesday shooting which might be part of a hip-hop rivalry.…read more

The Wu-Tang Clan dissed ‘pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli in a new track

Posted by on September 24, 2017
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The Wu-Tang Clan dissed ‘pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli in a new track

The Wu-Tang Clan dissed ‘pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli in a new track

By Alison Main The Wu-Tang Clan and pharma bro saga continues. On the new Wu-Tang track “Lesson Learn’d,” Inspectah Deck raps, “my price hikin’ like the pills Martin Shkreli sell,” calling out the pharmaceutical executive-turned-convict, who recently had his bail revoked …read more

Rob Kardashian, Blac Chyna settle part of their toxic dispute

Posted by on September 17, 2017
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Rob Kardashian, Blac Chyna settle part of their toxic dispute

Rob Kardashian, Blac Chyna settle part of their toxic dispute

By USA TODAY The parents have agreed to ‘peacefully co-parent’ their daughter Dream, according to Chyna’s lawyer. …read more

Gucci Mane’s new sneakers have a big shiny metal ice-cream cone on it

Posted by on September 15, 2017
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Gucci Mane’s new sneakers have a big shiny metal ice-cream cone on it

Gucci Mane’s new sneakers have a big shiny metal ice-cream cone on it

By Johnny Lieu Another day, another rap star with their own sneaker line. Gucci Mane has unveiled sneakers created in collaboration with Reebok, complete with numerous stamps of his famous ice-cream logo — which was once etched on his face up until about a year ago. …read more

Of course Kendrick Lamar takes home the Video of the Year award at the 2017 VMAs

Posted by on August 28, 2017
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Of course Kendrick Lamar takes home the Video of the Year award at the 2017 VMAs

Of course Kendrick Lamar takes home the Video of the Year award at the 2017 VMAs

By Martha Tesema Kendrick Lamar and the stunning visuals for his single “HUMBLE” took home the coveted Video of the Year award at this year’s MTV VMA awards. It’s the fifth award the video has received tonight. SEE ALSO: TBH, Katy Perry had some terrible jokes at the VMAs Lamar’s “HUMBLE” beat out …read more

Rapper Meek Mill arrested for reckless endangerment after NYC bike stunt

Posted by on August 19, 2017
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Rapper Meek Mill arrested for reckless endangerment after NYC bike stunt

Rapper Meek Mill arrested for reckless endangerment after NYC bike stunt

By USA TODAY The rapper was charged with reckless endangerment for popping wheelies on a dirt bike without a helmet.…read more

Someone call Chance the Rapper—SoundCloud is saved!

Posted by on August 12, 2017
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Someone call Chance the Rapper—SoundCloud is saved!

Someone call Chance the Rapper—SoundCloud is saved!

By Kerry Flynn We almost lost another great one. SoundCloud, an online network for sharing and enjoying music, had been crashing. The website was unable to pull in enough money to meet its costs. …read more

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