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Judge Denies Remy Ma’s Request To Tour

Bronx Bred Rapper Remy Ma was denied permission to leave the United States yesterday (December 21).   Remy Ma, born Remy Smith, was to perform a five country European tour, which would have included stops in Paris, Antwerp, Oslo, Copenhagen, and Stockholm.   A United States judge prohibited her from traveling out of the country,… Read more »

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Pitbull Charged With DUI

Miami rapper Pitbull was arrested and charged with DUI early this morning (December 21) in Miami, Florida.   While details are sketchy, Pitbull, born Armando Perez, was booked into Miami’s county jail at 6:51 am.   Representatives for the Miami-Dade county jail could not provide information on the DUI charge as of press time, but… Read more »

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Common’s Short Film “Testify” Leaks

A short film for Common’s video “Testify,” from the rapper’s 2005 album BE, has recently leaked to the internet. The 9-minute version of the popular song had only been seen a few times during a promotional run for the Grammy-nominated album. Anthony Mandler directed the short film and Boxfresh Pictures acted as producers. As with… Read more »

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Jay-Z Rep Denies Marriage Rumors – Again

A representative for superstar rapper Jay-Z has come forward to deny recent reports that the rapper and his girlfriend Beyonce Knowles were secretly married in Paris, France.   Numerous gossip sites have reported the rumor for months, alleging that the couple has been married in various locations.   The latest rumor states that the pair… Read more »

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Rappers Rule Ringtones This Year

Rappers Shop Boyz, Mims, Hurricane Chris and other Hip-Hop acts dominated AT&T’s list of best-selling ringtones for the year 2007.   According to AT&T ringtone sales data, nine out of the Top 10 best-selling ringtones for 2007 were by Hip-Hop artists, while Nickleback represented the only entry from the ailing genre of rock music.  … Read more »

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Children Celebrate LudaCrismas In Atlanta

This Saturday afternoon (Dec 22), Ludacris and Disturbing the Peace will host a special Christmas party for a group of approximately 150 Atlanta-area children between the ages of 6 and 12, as part of the Ludacris Foundation’s Luda Cares initiative.   The Luda-Crismas in Winter Wonderland celebration was inspired by the Hollywood premiere of Fred… Read more »

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DMX Inks Record Deal With Bodog Music

Multi-platinum Hip-Hop star DMX has signed a worldwide recording deal with Bodog Music and is planning to release a new album titled Walk With Me Now and You’ll Fly With Me Later.   The new album from the Yonkers bred rapper will feature production by longtime producer Swizz Beatz as well as guest appearances from… Read more »

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Judge in B.I.G. Case Dismisses Secondary Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The family of Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace continues to experience roadblocks in their quest for justice following the rapper’s death, as its secondary wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles and former LAPD Officer Rafael Perez was dismissed.   According to reports, U.S. District Judge Florence-Marie Cooper granted the city and Perez’s request… Read more »

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Dame Dash Center Of Bizarre Sex Lawsuit

Rap mogul Damon Dash is at the center of a bizarre lawsuit in which an Atlanta woman claims to have been diagnosed with schizophrenia, after Dash allegedly exposed himself in front of her.   According to The New York Post, Atlanta resident Jamie Roberts, 24, filed the lawsuit in Manhattan Supreme Court, claiming she met… Read more »

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HipHopSodaShop Opens; Jim Jones, Cassidy Entourages Clash

The HipHopSodaShop celebrated a successful grand opening yesterday (December 18), despite an altercation early in the event’s opening ceremonies, which took place in Tampa, Florida.   Eyewitnesses told AllHipHop.com that a confrontation between members of Jim Jones’ and Juelz Santana’s entourage and a group of men associated with rapper Cassidy interrupted the grand opening reception…. Read more »

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