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Mumia Abu Jamal Long Distance Revolutionary

‘Long Distance Revolutionary’ Documentary Presents Mumia Abu-Jamal As Journalist & Historian

(AllHipHop News) In a recent interview with Lifeandtimes.com, director Stephen Vittoria spoke about his revealing new Mumia Abu-Jamal documentary Long Distance Revolutionary.  While countless other films, books, articles, and essays have been created about the imprisoned former Black Panther member’s arrest, trial, and appeal of  the alleged killing of a Philadelphia police officer in 1981, Vittoria’s new film… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Max B Preparing For Second Appeal; Issues Ominous Warning To Rap Community

(AllHipHop News) Rapper Max B. checked in with AllHipHop.com from prison to issue a stern warning to the Hip-Hop community regarding violence and the street life. Max B., born Charly Wingate, is currently serving a 75-year prison sentence, for his role in a September 2006 robbery, that turned into a homicide. In 2009, Max was… Read more »

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Gun Violence Victim Hadiya Pendleton’s Mother Appears In New Gun Control Ad

(AllHipHop News) “Tell Congress to support common sense reform so no more innocent children are killed, and no parent has to go through this heartbreak.” Those are the closing words of a new gun control public service announcement narrated by Cleopatra Cowley-Pendleton. Cowley-Pendleton is the mother of Hadiya Pendleton, the 15-year-old honor student who was gunned… Read more »

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Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Signs Publishing Deal With Warner/Chappell

(AllHipHop News) Platinum rapper and music mogul Jay-Z just signed his Roc Nation label to a worldwide publishing administration agreement with Warner Music Group’s Warner/Chappell Music. The #1  music publishing company will immediately have the rights to all of Jay-Z’s future projects and his music dating back to 2008 which includes The Blueprint 3 and Watch The… Read more »

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Supreme Court Upholds C-Murder Conviction; Sets Precedent for Criminal Case Convictions

(AllHipHop News) Multi-platinum New Orleans rapper C-Murder was on the losing side of a Supreme Court verdict yesterday (February 19), that will uphold his life long sentence for allegedly murdering a 16-year-old fan in 2002. While the Supreme Court ruling keeps the former No Limit rapper and TRU Records label head behind bars, organizations like… Read more »

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Joey Bada$$, Rap Crew Pro Era, Statik Selektah Announce “Beast Coastal” Tour

(AllHipHop News) New York rapper Joey Bada$$ New York rap collective Pro Era have announced the Beast Coastal Tour, which will also feature Statik Selektah. Pro Era group members CJ Fly, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution, Dessy Hinds will be featured on the tour, along with Flatbush Zombies and The Underachievers. Joey Bada$$ will perform tracks… Read more »

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