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Lil Kim Rep Explains Attempted Repossession

Lil’ Kim’s finances aren’t in question after a repo man went on her property in an attempt to repossess an extravagant silver Bentley from the rapper, sources for the rapper say.Although she has been fairly low-key, Lil’ Kim’s (real name Kimberly Jones) financial status is not an issue as suggested by the attempted seizure that… Read more »

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AHH Stray News: Wild Pitch Reissues Catalog

Legendary Hip-Hop label Wild Pitch Records is reissuing its entire catalog on CD and via the Internet through a new deal with Universal/Fontana Distribution. Wild Pitch was home to some of greatest artists in Hip-Hop history. Groups like Ultramagnetic MC’s, Chill Rob G., Gangstarr, O.C. and Main Source once recorded for the storied label. Main… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Violinist Recruits Hip-Hop Artists For Holocaust Campaign

Hip-Hop violinist Miri Ben-Ari is leading the charge to educate the public on the Jewish Holocaust, through a new campaign launched by her nonprofit organization Gedenk (“Remember”).   Ari will officially kick off the effort Friday (May 2) with three public service announcements on Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day).   Widely regarded as one of… Read more »

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Perez Hilton Joins Hip-Hop Station Hot 97

Internet blogger/TV personality Perez Hilton will join Miss Jones’ Morning Show next week on New York Hip-Hop station Hot 97, AllHipHop.com has learned.   Hilton, who was labeled the #1 web celebrity by Forbes Magazine in 2007, will join Miss Jones starting May 5th.   The gossip blogger will provide Miss Jones with the “Hot… Read more »

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RZA Show Erupts In Chaos

A show featuring Wu-Tang Clan front man The RZA erupted in chaos over the weekend after the rapper invited female fans to strip on stage during a performance.   The rapper performed as part of the Triptych Music and Film Festival, which takes place in Glasgow, Aberdeen and Edinburgh.   According to reports, police were… Read more »

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Big Tigger Expands Annual Celebrity Classic

Big Tigger has vowed to give supporters a “bigger, bolder and better” version of his Annual Celebrity Classic this year.   With the nearly week-long community awareness event now in its seventh year, the BET and syndicated radio host and his Street Corner Foundation will bring together a list of sports and entertainment luminaries.  … Read more »

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Afrika Bambaataa Honored By Bronx Musuem

Hip-Hop “godfather” Afrika Bambaataa will be among those honored by the Bronx Museum of the Arts at “A Bronx Feast,” the museum’s Spring benefit gala.   Noted for being one of the founders of Hip-Hop Culture, Bambaataa has influenced other musical genres, as his creation of “electro funk” helped fuel the development of Freestyle or… Read more »

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AARP Gets Down With Hip-Hop For 50th Anniversary

Rapper Queen Latifah is among the headliners of the “Songs of Soul and Inspiration” concert being produced by AARP, the world’s largest advocacy organization for the 50+ community.   The company announced today (April 28) that Latifah, along with Chaka Khan, Dionne Warwick, Patti Austin, Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, Jamia, CeCe Winans, The Fire Choir… Read more »

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