(AllHipHop News) Super-producer Dr. Dre (born Andre Young) and influential music executive Jimmy Iovine are using parts of their substantial fortunes to help cultivate the next generation of music business moguls. It was announced that the pair is giving the University of Southern California $70 million to create a new music academy. “The vision and generosity… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Toronto’s own Drake has been nominated for 12 awards at this year’s BET Awards set to air live on June 30th from the Nokia Theater L.A. Live in Los Angeles, California. BET announced the nominees Tuesday (May 14) as rappers Kendrick Lamar and 2 Chainz were offered eight awards, A$AP Rocky is up for… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) As part of celebrating the nation’s birthday, Wawa, VH1 and the city of Philadelphia have teamed up to the put together the Wawa Welcome America! Festival, billed as “The Largest Free Concert in America.” Joined by Mayor Michael Nutter, the city of Philadelphia will celebrate the 4th of July Jam with a host of artists… Read more »
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(AllHipHop News) Concert goers who were wondering if they would have to experience that awkward moment when Future performs “Karate Chop” at a Lil Wayne headlining concert do not have to worry. The Atlanta autotuned crooner is no longer a part of Wayne’s “America’s Most Wanted Tour.” Fellow tour mate T.I. told DJ Scream on Hoodrich… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) International superstar Will Smith recently revealed in an interview that his 14-year-old son Jaden wants to be emancipated from his parents. According to radaronline, Jaden asked that he be given legal independence for his 15th birthday so that he can live in his own private home. “He says, ‘Dad, I want to be emancipated.’ I know… Read more »