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Death Row Public Auction Set for January 25th

The U.S. Bankruptcy court has approved the go-ahead for a public auction on the assets of powerhouse 90s label Death Row Records.   Last year, numerous parties battled over ownership of the label after several sale closings were reneged on.   Those interested in attending the auction are required to pay a $200 registration fee… Read more »

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Welcomes Run-DMC

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation has released the names of its latest class of inductees, which includes only the second Hip-Hop group to be selected in the organization’s 24-year history.   Run-DMC will be honored this year alongside performers Jeff Beck, Little Anthony and the Imperials, Metallica, and Bobby Womack.   Other… Read more »

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Bun B. Clarifies Koch Deal; Still On Rap-A-Lot

Bun B is refuting reports that he has signed to Koch Entertainment through a Texas-based indie label.   In an exclusive statement to AllHipHop.com, the Houston rapper explains that the news, published by several online sources yesterday (January 13), where a misunderstanding stemming from a forthcoming guest appearance.   “I do not have a label… Read more »

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Jay-Z, Bow Wow Among Performers for Obama’s Neighborhood Ball

Rapper/mogul Jay-Z, Hip-Hop soul queen Mary J. Blige and music icon Stevie Wonder will be among the stars on hand to celebrate the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama at the first-ever Neighborhood Inaugural Ball.   Obama will host The Neighborhood Ball: An Inauguration Celebration, which will take place at the Washington Convention Center in Washington… Read more »

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C-Murder Faces Jail Before Retrial

New Orleans prosecutors are pushing for rapper C-Murder to be jailed until his April retrial for the 2002 killing of a 16-year old.   Initially, new presiding Judge Hans Lijeberg ruled that C-Murder, real name Corey Miller, be jailed for violating the rules of his house arrest twice.   Allegedly, C-Murder on two occasions left… Read more »

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DJ Drama Assaulted At ‘Notorious’ Premiere In Atlanta

AllHipHop.com has confirmed reports of a second altercation between DJ Drama’s Aphilliates and members of the CTE family.   According to Aphilliates Music Group president La The Darkman, DJ Drama was assaulted by members of Young Jeezy’s entourage last night (January 12), yet walked away from the incident unscathed.   “There was a little scuffle…. Read more »

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