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Bohagon Leaves Lil Jon’s BME Camp

Former Lil Jon protégé Bohagon has moved on from his situation with BME Recordings and Warner Brothers records, the rapper recently revealed to AllHipHop.com.   According to Bohagon, he is currently gearing up for the release of his long delayed debut, to be delivered via his own joint venture with Asylum Records.   First introduced… Read more »

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Rapper The Game Released From Prison Early

Compton rap star The Game was released from prison today (March 10), after serving eight days out of the 60 of his sentence according to published reports.   According to his lawyer Shawn Chapman Holley, The Game left the Twin Towers Correctional Facility this morning.   The rapper surrendered to authorities on March 2, after… Read more »

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Brothers Who Discovered Eminem Sue Dr. Dre, Interscope For Millions

Mark and Jeff Bass, the Detroit brothers responsible for discovering Eminem, have filed a lawsuit against Aftermath, Interscope and Dr. Dre’s Ary Inc., claiming the companies have failed to pay millions of dollars in royalties.   The Bass brothers’ Michigan-based F.B.T. Productions, along with Em2M LLC, claim that the labels have failed to pay at… Read more »

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VH1 Greenlights TV Shows For Snoop, Luke, New York, Margaret Cho

VH1 has greenlighted seven new productions including shows featuring Snoop Dogg, Luke Campbell, Tiffany “New York” Pollard and comedian Margaret Cho, the network announced today (March 6).The network announced four new “Celebreality” sitcoms, including eight episodes of Luke’s Parental Advisory and 10 episodes of New York’s new show “New York Goes to Hollywood.”Luke’s Parental Advisory… Read more »

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Patrick Swayze Diagnosed With Terminal Cancer

Actor and one-time aspiring rapper Patrick Swayze has been diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer and may only have six months to live, according to reports.   Swayze has starred in a number of classics, including The Outsiders, Dirty Dancing, Roadhouse, Steel Dawn and others.   The 55-year-old actor admitted to experimenting with Hip-Hop as early… Read more »

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Brooklyn Rapper Gravy Selected To Play B.I.G.

Brooklyn rapper Jamal “Gravy” Woolard has been chosen to play slain Hip-Hop superstar The Notorious B.I.G. in the upcoming movie, titled Notorious.   Representatives for the rapper confirmed with AllHipHop.com that Gravy landed the role over hundreds of hopefuls tried out for the part.     Notorious is set to start filming on March 24 in New… Read more »

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Style Wars Director Dies Of Cancer

Tony Silver, the director behind the legendary Hip-Hop movie Style Wars died last month from cancer. Silver, who directed and co-produced Style Wars with Henry Chalfont, died of cancer at the age of 72 at his home in Los Angeles on February 1. Style Wars originally aired on PBS in 1983 and captured New York… Read more »

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