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Eminem Strikes Worldwide Publishing Deal With Kobalt

Hip-Hop superstar Eminem has entered into an exclusive publishing and marketing deal with online music-publisher Kobalt Music Group and Los Angeles-based licensing and administration company Music Resources.   Under the terms of the deal, Kobalt and Music Resources will administer the rapper’s Eight Mile Style Music catalog across the world outside of the United States… Read more »

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Former Miss England Wins Damages Over 50 Cent Sex Claims

Former Miss England Danielle Lloyd won a substantial, undisclosed amount of damages against the UK’s Daily Mirror, after the paper claimed she had sex with rapper 50 Cent.   The Daily Mirror published a story last July titled “Fiddy’s No Diddy, Danielle Looking Wobbly After A Big Night In With 50 Cent.”   The story claimed… Read more »

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Jadakiss Officially Signs With Roc-A-Fella

Yonkers rapper Jadakiss has officially signed a new deal with Ruff Ryders/Roc-A-Fella Records, it was announced today (November 15).The rapper will release his third untitled solo album under the terms of the new deal.The upcoming release from Jadakiss is his first album in four years and follows his 2004 platinum solo release, Kiss of Death.Jadakiss’… Read more »

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Local Chicago Rapper Shot To Death By Police

Police in Chicago are investigating the death of an aspiring rapper who was shot and killed by police officers during a traffic stop last night (November 13).   According to Chicago‘s NBC 5, police stopped Chicago Rapper Freddie “The Saint” Latee Wilson around 10:30 PM last night and minutes later, opened fire on his beige… Read more »

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Jay-Z Teams With MSN To Air NYC Concert For Free

Jay-Z has teamed with MSN’s Control Room to exclusively broadcast his sold out American Gangster tour stop at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom on Sunday (November 11).   Starting on November 19, fans can visit music.msn.com/jayz to access the concert for free.   The free online broadcast gives fans the chance to witness Jay-Z, who sold… Read more »

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Dr. Jan’s Show Pulled In Wake Of Dr. West’s Death

The Discovery Health channel has pulled the top rated show Plastic Surgery: Before and After which featured Dr. Jan Adams, the plastic surgeon that operated on Kanye West’s mother Dr. Donda West.   Dr. Adams hosted the popular Plastic Surgery show for five years until last June, but reruns were airing on the network, including… Read more »

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T.I. Issues Statement To Fans

Although he currently has a lot of time on his hands while being on house arrest, rapper T.I. is staying active by working on a new album.   For the rapper, the extra time represents the perfect opportunity to fully focus on the forthcoming project as well as acknowledge those who have stood with him… Read more »

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