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MTV Airs Paris’ New Video

After years of being shunned by mainstream media outlets, militant Bay Area rapper Paris has secured an unlikely supporter in MTV for his latest album Acid Reflex.   The network finalized a deal last week to prominently air Paris’ revolution-based video “Don’t Stop the Movement,” which features an uprising of American citizens storming the White… Read more »

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Chris Brown, Kanye Win Big At American Music Awards

This year’s American Music Awards proved to be anything but a disappointment for Kanye West.   The rapper/producer was among the winners as he took home awards for favorite rap/hip-hop album for Graduation and favorite rap/Hip-Hop male on Sunday (November 23).   “I’d like to thank everyone who accepted me trying to break new boundaries… Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS: MC BREED PASSES AWAY

MC Breed, a legendary Atlanta/Flint, Michigan based rapper, died today (November 22), according to a source with AllHipHop.com.    While details are still being confirmed, several sources told AllHipHop.com that the rapper died early this morning.   “He’s no longer with us,” said a tearful friend, who shall remain anonymous. “We are in the process… Read more »

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T.I. Testifies In Court Today (Video Included)

Over the course of 30-minutes of testimony, rapper T.I. shared his account of the events that led to the death of his “best and oldest friend” with a Hamilton County, Ohio jury this afternoon (November 21).   The Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum artist’s demeanor was calm as he spoke on behalf of the prosecution, detailing the… Read more »

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Ripley’s! Acquires Chocolate M&M Portrait Of Eminem

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! has acquired a portrait of rapper Eminem made completely out of M&M chocolate candies.   Enrique Ramos, who lives in Orlando, Florida and Mexico, created the portrait of Eminem using more than 1,000 individual M&M’s.   Ramos used over 8 pounds of chocolate to create a portrait of the chart-topping… Read more »

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Nas, will.I.am, The Roots Record With Nat King Cole

The smooth sound of Nat King Cole will cross paths with Hip-Hop’s edgy vibe via a new tribute album to the pioneering late crooner.   The release, titled Re: Generations, will feature Cole singing alongside entertainers and producers such as Nas, Cee-Lo Green, Brazilian Girls, the Roots, Cut Chemist, Just Blaze, TV On The Radio… Read more »

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Rapper Ludacris To Feed 500 Families For Thanksgiving

Ludacris will bring holiday cheer to 500 Atlanta families this Thanksgiving, via his non-profit organization, The Ludacris Foundation.   This weekend (November 22 & 23rd), Luda and the foundation’s LudaCares program will distribute Thanksgiving turkeys and pies to underprivileged residents of metro Atlanta.   “This is the foundation’s sixth year giving away turkeys and distributing… Read more »

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T.I. To Give Testimony Friday; Upcoming Project With Bon Jovi Guitarist

Grammy Award-winning rapper T.I. is scheduled to appear in a Cincinnati courtroom Friday to offer his testimony against Hosea Thomas, the 34-year-old man accused of killing the rapper’s childhood friend and personal assistant Philant Johnson in 2006. The Grand Hustle/Atlantic recording artist will offer his account of the chain of events that led to a… Read more »

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Salt-N-Pepa Planning Tour, Brand New Album

After a seven-year hiatus from touring, pioneering female rap group Salt-N-Pepa are planning to embark on a tour of Australia and Asia.Cheryl “Salt” James-Wray and Sandra “Pepa” Denton are currently booking dates for the tour, which will also feature the group’s DJ, Deidra “Spinderella” Roper.The group will hit the road in late 2009-early 2010, as… Read more »

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