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Crooked I Creates Music Production & Artist Development Company

(AllHipHop News) Rapper Crooked I will wear two hats as a rapper and now a CEO, with the launch of Nothing But Music Entertainment Group, a joint venture with Kim “Coniyac” P (Doggy’s Angles) and business manager Shawndel “Jazzy D.” Rosa.   The music production/artist development entertainment company will specialize in image consultation, marketing, management… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Maureen Yancey Relaunches J. Dilla Foundation, Confirms 2010 Projects

(AllHipHop News) Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey, mother of the late J Dilla (James Yancey), has verified the re-establishment of the non-profit J Dilla Foundation, new legal management for her son’s estate, and several album projects for 2010.   The organization had become defunct due to legal entanglement over the state laws for Dilla’s estate, and… Read more »

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Stack Bundles’ Brother Yung Stack Launches Career

(AllHipHop News) Young Stack, younger brother of slain rapper Stack Bundles has revealed that he will be dropping a mixtape and launching a career as a Hip-Hop artist.   During an interview from Stuck Bundles’ gravesite, Yung Stack revealed he will drop an official mixtape this February, with the help of his group, Riot Gang…. Read more »

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Jacki-O, Tray Chaney Become Ambassadors For Disabled

(AllHipHop News) Rapper Jacki-O and author/poet/activist Tray Chaney have been selected as Ambassadors for Community Options Inc., a national non-profit that assists people with disabilities.   The pair will be featured in Community Options’ national advertising and promotional campaign to raise awareness about the non-profit’s services, which include developing community-based homes and providing employment support… Read more »

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P.Miller Announces Benefit Superbowl Concert for Haiti Teens

(AllHipHop News) Fresh off the New Orleans Saints securing their first Superbowl berth, entrepreneur P.Miller will helm a Superbowl benefit concert to assist in rebuilding Haiti’s schools.   A New Orleans native, Miller witnessed the destruction of Hurricane Katrina firsthand, and has made it a goal to prevent Haitian children from losing their education needs during… Read more »

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Kurupt Reforms 4HRSMN With Ras, Canibus, Killah Priest

(AllHipHop News) Rapper Kurupt has revealed that he is planning to reunite rap super group The 4Hrsmn, which features Killah Priest, Canibus and Ras Kass.   The group of revered lyricists have collaborated on each others albums throughout the years, but a full-length album featuring each member has never been released.   A number of… Read more »

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AHH Stray News: Pharrell, Tiny & Toya, Chuck D.

(AllHipHop News) Hit producer/singer Pharrell Williams dished out advice to attendees at the 2010 MIDEM convention, the world’s largest music industry conference, which takes place annually in Cannes, France. During his keynote, Williams spoke on the future of the music industry with Cornerstone Promotions’ CEO, Rob Stone. Afterwards, he was quizzed by the BBC about… Read more »

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Rhymesayers Announce Benefit Concert For Haiti

(AllHipHop News) Minneapolis based Rhymesayers Entertainment will use the top artists on their label to help raise money and relief for Haiti, just as officials call off search and rescue missions in the country.   Slug of Atmosphere, Brother Ali, Freeway, Sage Francis, Jake One and other acts on the label will take the stage… Read more »

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Black Eyed Peas Win, Then Lose Best Group Award

(AllHipHop News) The Black Eyed Peas were disappointed at France’s NRJ Awards in Cannes, this weekend, after being announced as Best International Group.   The award was announced by choreographer Kamel Quali, who mistakenly declared the group winners, until minutes later, when he returned and admitted the error.   German band Tokio Hotel was then… Read more »

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