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Judge Orders Mediation in Game Assault Case

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Elihu Berle has ordered The Game to consider mediation in a lawsuit where the rapper is accused of assaulting a basketball coach.   Pro-amateur coach Shannon Roderick sued The Game in March alleging assault, battery, negligence and civil rights violations stemming from an altercation at a celebrity basketball game.  … Read more »

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Yung Joc, Girlfriend Clarify Child Support Situation

Rapper Yung Joc came forward yesterday (August 18) to clarify recent allegations made by his seven-year-old son’s mother regarding late child support payments.   Speaking to Atlanta radio personality Ryan Cameron, Joc explained the existing arrangement between him and his son’s mother Fatimah Jester, just three days after she appeared on a local television news… Read more »

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Sony Launches Battery, New Urban Label

Sony has launched a new urban imprint dedicated to reviving the practice of artist development, AllHipHop.com has learned.   Battery Records will be lead by Penalty Records Founder Neil Levine and distributed through Sony’s RED Marketing Group.   While operating as it’s own independent company, Battery Records will primarily be responsible for the early-stage development… Read more »

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Queen Latifah Named Honorary Chair Of Urban Film Fest

Queen Latifah has been appointed Honorary Chair of this year’s Urbanworld Film Festival, which will run from September 10-14 in New York City.   The award winning rapper/actress will speak on behalf of the multi-cultural filmmakers, whose works will be presented during the BET sponsored event.   According to Festival organizers, Latifah was an obvious… Read more »

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Yung Joc Sued Over Back Child Support

Rap star Yung Joc is being sued for back child support by the mother of his seven-year-old son, according to reports.   Local Atlanta television channel WSB-TV reports that Yung Joc, born Jasiel Robinson, owes about $2,000 dollars in back child support.   According to Fatimah Jester, the rapper has made it difficult to collect… Read more »

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LVPD: “Tupac’s Murder Will Stay Cold Without Community Help”

Tupac Shakur’s murder case is approaching its 12th year and remains no closer to being officially solved, a fact the Las Vegas Homicide Department wants to change.   In an exclusive interview with AllHipHop.com, Las Vegas Police Department representative Ramon Denby detailed the current status of the investigation and dispelled rumors of the case being… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Game Details Jay-Z ‘Beef’

Contrary to the impression created by a recent radio interview, The Game says he has no desire to engage in a battle of words with Jay-Z.   This comes after the Cali rapper’s comments with Phoenix radio personality Chino of 104.7 KISS FM, during which he broached the subject of beefing with Jay, making statements… Read more »

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