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Dr. Dre To Release A New Album In August, Ice Cube Says
Added: 29 July 2015 | Read 54 times

Dr. Dre has a new project on the way, but it’s not Detox. 

While chopping it up with Power 99’s DJ Mikey Dredd in Philly, Ice Cube revealed that besides the Straight Outta Compton soundtrack, Dr. Dre is dropping an album of his own inspired by the N.W.A biopic. Fans won’t have to wait years either. According to Ice Cube, the Aftermath CEO is dropping a single and the album in August.

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Tyga Is Facing Eviction From California Mansion
Added: 29 July 2015 | Read 33 times

Tyga is facing eviction from his mansion in Calabasas, CA after failing to pay his monthly rent of $25,000, TMZ reports. T-Raww owes $50,000 in back rent to his landlord, adding to the $80,000 in unpaid rent he owes another landlord for a different home.

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Birdman Talks Lil Wayne Wanting To Leave Cash Money & Reports He Tried To Have Wayne Killed
Added: 29 July 2015 | Read 180 times

Cash Money head Bryan “Birdman” Williams sat down with Power 105’s Angie Martinez for an exclusive interview. The New Orleans born label head was open to finally talk about all the issues surrounding his supposed fallout with his “son” Lil Wayne.

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50 Cent Says Jay Z Lost The 'Ether' Battle, But Still Won Against Nas In The End
Added: 27 July 2015 | Read 205 times

As most of the Hip Hop world is locked in on the current back-and-forth between Drake and Meek Mill, New York City rapper 50 Cent recently turned his attention back to a classic rap battle from yesteryear. 50 spoke with BBC Radio 1xtra, and he commented on the legendary Nas vs Jay Z conflict.

 

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Future Scores First No. 1 Album With 'Dirty Sprite 2'
Added: 27 July 2015 | Read 102 times

Future has landed his first no. 1 album with his third project, Dirty Sprite 2, which sold 147,000 copies its first week, Billboard reports.

Future is keeping up the trend of dropping albums with little-to-no promotion while giving fans short notice on the release date. The “Honest” rapper announced his album on July 10th and dropped in on July 17th. 

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Ice Cube And Dr. Dre Talk Suge Knight, Police Brutality And Possible European Tour
Added: 24 July 2015 | Read 279 times

N.W.A is not only preparing for the release of their biopic, Straight Outta Compton, but they may also be gearing up to head back out on the road. During a sit down with The Hollywood Reporter, Universal Studios chief executive Donna Langley said it is possible and can help the film promotional wise.

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2 Chainz To Release New Mixtape In August
Added: 22 July 2015 | Read 221 times

2 Chainz has some G.O.O.D music on the way.

After five years, Tity Boy has announced that he is dropping the third installment of his Trap-A-Velli series on Aug. 13th. “Watch Out” serves as Trap-A-Velli Tre‘s first single, which was produced by FKi.

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Twista Speaks On Capo Passing
Added: 21 July 2015 | Read 297 times

Chicago rapper and GMG member, Twista, sits down with DJ Smallz and speaks on Capo passing after being shot twice on the southside of Chicago on July 11th. He also gives advice on what can be done to curb his hometown’s violence.

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T.I Changes Title Of Upcoming Album From 'Trap's Open' To 'The Dime Trap'
Added: 20 July 2015 | Read 265 times

T.I is gearing up for the release for his tenth studio project and is steadily making changes before gifting it to the fans. During a sit down with Movieweb, Tip revealed that he has trashed the Trap’s Open title for something else.

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DJ Mustard's 10 Summers: The Mixtape Vol. 1 To Release This Week
Added: 20 July 2015 | Read 229 times

DJ Mustard is back with another project full of summer bangers. The L.A beatsmith gave short notice via his Instagram last night (July 19) that he has a new project coming this week. His new mixtape, 10 Summers: The Mixtape Vol. 1 will be dropping on July 23rd.

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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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