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Diddy Lawsuit Dismissed by NYC Judge

Sean “Diddy” Combs emerged victorious in court this week as New York City judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by a woman who complained about being photographed topless at a party thrown by the rapper/mogul.   The Associated Press reports that Maria Kristina Dominguez sued Vibe magazine and Combs for $3 million.   The lawsuit stemmed… Read more »

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Lil’ Wayne’s Ex Reportedly Planning Book

Lil’ Wayne’s ex-wife is reportedly writing a book about her life with the New Orleans rapper, AllHipHop.com has learned.Antonia “Toya” Carter, who divorced Wayne in 2004 after a two-year marriage, announced her literary endeavor last week via her MySpace page.While she did not offer many specifics on a title or proposed release date, Carter did… Read more »

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DMX Misses Court Date Due to Stroke Scare

Troubled rap star DMX missed an important court date yesterday (September 23) after being hastened to a South Florida hospital due to suffering “stroke-like” symptoms.While DMX’s current condition is unknown, hospital officials did disclose he will not be released for at least the next few days.Charles Kozelka, DMX’s lawyer, claimed earlier today to not know… Read more »

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T.I.’s Grand Hustle Managing Rapper Big Boi

Grand Hustle Entertainment President and CEO Jason Geter has entered into a new agreement to manage the solo career of Atlanta rapper Big Boi, AllHipHop.com has learned exclusively.   The new situation, which was made official last week, will see Geter and the Grand Hustle Management staff overseeing the branding of Big Boi, as he… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Caucus Set To Register 50K Voters In One Day

With the most important presidential election in decades looming, the bi-partisan Hip-Hop Caucus is teaming with Radio One for the “Respect My Vote” Campaign, aimed at registering over 50,000 voters on September 30.   The ambitious one day voter registration drive will be held in 15 big market cities throughout the country, including Atlanta, Indianapolis,… Read more »

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Kanye West Films Pilot For Comedy Central

Superstar rapper/producer Kanye West and fellow rapper Rhymefest have teamed with Jackhole Productions and Comedy Central, to create a half-hour television show titled Alligator Boots.   According to The Hollywood Reporter, West stars in the pilot for the “Muppet” like puppet based show, but future episodes will be hosted by a different celebrity.   West will… Read more »

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Ludacris Inducted Into GA Music Hall of Fame

Trailblazing Atlanta rap star Ludacris added another precedent to his resume, as he was honored this past Saturday (September 20) as the first Hip-Hop artist inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.   The ceremony featured Ludacris being honored alongside legends of the rock and R&B world in Widespread Panic and Keith Sweat.  … Read more »

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Game, Paul Wall Comment On Barker/DJ AM Tragedy

Los Angeles, California Hip-Hop recording artist The Game issued a statement exclusively to AllHipHop.com earlier today regarding the tragic Friday night plane crash that critically injured former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and DJ AM.   “I am deeply hurt by this tragedy. Travis Barker has always been there for me when I needed him creatively…. Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS: Travis Barker And DJ AM Critically Injured In Plane Crash, 4 Others Killed

Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and DJ AM were critically injured Friday night  after a Learjet crashed in South Carolina, killing four other people.Two plane crew members and two passengers died in the accident just before midnight following an performance.Barker and DJ AM (real name Adam Goldstein) have been admitted to an Augusta, GA burn… Read more »

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