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PepsiCo To Meet With Emmett Till’s Family & Al Sharpton

(AllHipHop News) The family of Emmett Till will get the chance to address their concerns with officials of PepsiCo face-to-face today (May 8) . Civil rights activist and television host Rev. Al Sharpton will also be present at the meeting after asking the soda company to speak  with him and the family about the recent controversy… Read more »

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BE THERE: AllHipHop.com Previews The MUST-SEE Summer Festivals of 2013 (Part 1)

With the first week of May behind us, AllHipHop.com wants to make sure that some of this summer’s must-see festivals are on your radar. Yes, you may have missed South By Southwest in March and Coachella in April, but beginning this weekend with New York’s Downtown Music Festival, it’s safe to say that you haven’t missed everything… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: Illseed’s Quickies – Beyonce, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj

MTO is reporting that Beyonce is pregnant. I’m not believing it, but here is the proof they presented: MediaTakeOut.com just got OFFICIAL WORD this morning – Beyonce and Jat Z are expecting another child together. We spoke with a QUASI-OFFICIAL member of Bey’s team who CONFIRMED IT. And it gets better. The insider, who told… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Talib Kweli Escapes The Prison Of The ‘Conscious Rapper’ Label With New Album

(AllHipHop News) “It’s about growth now. We have to grow, and that’s the point,” recites Talib Kweli on the call-and-response intro to his latest album Prisoner Of Conscious. Now on his 5th solo LP, Kweli seems to be on a mission to escape the confinement of labels. P.O.C. still contains the Brooklyn emcee’s prolific lyrical… Read more »

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10 Essential Hip-Hop Soundtracks You Need In Your Music Collection

Next week the Jay-Z executive produced soundtrack for The Great Gatsby will be available for purchase. The collection will feature the new Jay song “100$ Bill” and a “Back to Black” remake by Andre 3000 and Beyoncé, but the rest of the album will be tracks by pop, EDM, and rock acts. So if you’re missing… Read more »

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Producer AraabMUZIK Hospitalized After Being Shot During Robbery Attempt

(AllHipHop News) Hip-Hop producer Abraham Orellana (aka AraabMUZIK) was shot Wednesday evening apparently during an attempted robbery. The associate of Cam’Ron’s Dipset crew is currently recovering in the hospital according to the musician’s manager DukeDaGod. A photo of AraabMUZIK in a hospital bed surrounded by friends was posted on DukeDaGod’s Instagram with the caption, “Everyone wish my… Read more »

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Kendrick Lamar, Wu-Tang, Chris Brown, & More To Perform At Summer Jam XX

(AllHipHop News) The line-up for Hot 97’s Summer Jam 2013 concert has been announced, and the list of artists scheduled to appear includes some of the hottest acts in Hip-Hop and R&B. TDE’s Kendrick Lamar will continue his year-long run of success at the annual event. He will be joined by a host of New York… Read more »

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