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Cornerstone Marketing Agency Partners With Three/21 Films for New Division

New York City based marketing agency Cornerstone is broadening its appeal via a new partnership with New York production group Three/21 Films.   The alliance, which was announced by Cornerstone co-presidents Rob Stone and Jon Cohen, will result in a new division for the company named after Three/21.   The partnership is the latest achievement… Read more »

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Russell Simmons Raises $575k For Miami Youth

Hip-Hop mogul Russell Simmons, his brother Danny Simmons and Rush Philanthropic Arts helped raise over $575,000 dollars on Saturday (April 5) during their Art For Life Miami Beach fundraiser.   The exclusive fundraising event honoring Wyclef Jean, John Legend, financial expert Suze Orman and real estate developer R. Donahue Peebles.   The event, which took… Read more »

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Lyricist Lounge Teams With Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival (BHFF) and The Lyricist Lounge have joined forces to co-present the annual BHHF festival’s main date on July 12 it was announced today (April 8).   The two Hip-Hop event producers will work together securing talent, promotion, marketing, branding, business development, sponsorship and vendor sales for this year’s festival which takes… Read more »

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Eminem’s Mom Sued Over Tell-All Book

The mother of superstar rapper Eminem is being sued over her recently released book on the rapper’s life, titled My Son Marshall, My Son Eminem: Setting the Record Straight on My Life as Eminem’s Mother.   Debbie Nelson is being sued by Neal Alpert and the Rachel Erin Corporation in breach of contract lawsuit, which… Read more »

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April 7 Eazy-E Day In Compton, California

The memory and legacy of Hip-Hop pioneer Eric “Eazy-E” Wright will be celebrated today (April 7) during “Eazy-E” day in Compton, California.   Omar Bradley, former Mayor of Compton, declared April 7 “Eazy-E” Day in honor of Wright, who died from AIDS on March 26, 1995.   “Eric made Compton famous not just in California,… Read more »

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Kanye Headlines Lollapalooza; Talks Glow In The Dark Tour

Kanye West is among the performers slated to headline this year’s Lollapalooza festival, which takes place August 1-3 at Chicago‘s Grant Park.   According to reports, West will join artists like Gnarls Barkley, Nine Inch Nails, Mark Ronson, Love and Rockets, Lupe Fiasco and others.   According to Billboard’s Boxscore service, Lollapalooza was the fifth-highest-grossing… Read more »

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