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Hard Kandy

What is “Hard Kandy”? is it sold at your local corner store, Is it a reference to drugs; particularly high quality crack cocaine. Or is it the twist and turns of the San Fransisco Bay Area urban web-series. Lets just say it could be all three but we’re talking about the latter. In this series […]

Drake gives away almost a million dollars in the new ‘God’s Plan’ music video

By Martha Tesema The total came to $996,631.90. That’s how much Drake’s budget was to produce the visuals for “God’s Plan.” Instead of an elaborate set or lighting, the Canadian rapper …read more

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Jay-Z lends star power to Florida rally for Trayvon Martin

By The Associated Press The rally honors gun violence victims including Martin, who Jay-Z described as a beacon of light. …read more

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Kimora Lee Simmons addresses sexual-misconduct allegations against ex Russell Simmons

By USA TODAY “These allegations against him are nothing like the person I have known,” said Kimora Lee Simmons, who was married to the rap mogul from 1998 to 2009. …read more

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Russell Simmons accused of rape in $5 million lawsuit

By Richie Duchon and Gemma DiCasimirro Jennifer Jarosik, in a civil complaint filed Wednesday, alleges Simmons raped her in 2016 during a meeting at his home to discuss a film she was working on. …read more

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Slow-Ticketing Savvy: Jay Z’s ‘4:44’ Tour Becomes Highest-Grossing Solo Tour

By Janell Hazelwood Shawn “Jay Z” Carter’s 4:44 album has gotten a lot of buzz since it debuted this past summer, with themes of black economic empowerment, celebrity family feuds, infidelity, and social injustice becoming hot topics of discussion among fans and critics. (The album even inspired a financial fitness book by …read more

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Will Smith’s excellent and very, very Instagrammed Australian adventure

By Johnny Lieu For a guy who’s still pretty new to Instagram, Will Smith is killing it. The actor only joined the social platform in December, but for his big trip to Australia to promote his not-so-great Netflix movie Bright, he’s really let us into his world. SEE ALSO: Will Smith’s …read more

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DJ Khaled becomes part of Weight Watchers crew, gets welcome from Oprah Winfrey

By USA TODAY Life Producer and recording artist with millions of social media followers strikes deal with Weight Watchers. …read more

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Diddy, Kaepernick, Curry want to buy the Panthers

By USA TODAY Sports The last NFL team sold for $1.4 billion…read more

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Russell Simmons steps down from companies following new accusation from writer Jenny Lumet

By USA TODAY The music mogul made the decision after writer Jenny Lumet came forward accusing the Def Jam co-founder of forcing her to have sex in 1991. …read more

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