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Mobb Deep Heads Overseas For Series Of Shows

Queensbridge rappers Prodigy and Havoc of Mobb Deep landed in Japan on Friday (July 28), kicking off a series of international shows.The group is performing tonight (July 30) at Shibuya-AX in Tokyo. A host of Japanese artists are featured on the bill including Naomi Yoshimura, DJ Muro, DJ Mikan, DJ Masako, Ryu Butcher and Shige… Read more »

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D.M.C. Forms Summer Camp For Adopted Children

Run-D.M.C. group member Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels has announced the formation of Camp Felix, a summer camp for children without parents. Founded through D.M.C.’s The Felix Organization, Camp Felix has a mission of sending 150 children to summer camp with hopes of giving them a life changing experience. “There are many children growing up without parents,… Read more »

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Charges Against Star To Be Dropped In Six Months

Criminal charges against controversial radio personality Star will be dropped in six months, according to the District Attorney’s office.Star (born Troi Torain) was fired in May by New York’s Power 105. FM for what the station’s parent company, Clear Channel Radio, said were "wholly unacceptable" comments about rival, DJ Envy.Star was accused of making anti-Asian… Read more »

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Janet Taps Rapper Nelly For “Call On Me”

Singing icon Janet Jackson is gearing up for a full-fledged return to music with her forthcoming album 20 Years Old.The project’s first single, "Call on Me," features St. Louis rapper Nelly and currently sits at #15 on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart after five weeks. The duo recently wrapped production on the live action/animation video,… Read more »

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Black Eyed Peas Members Awarded Presidential Medal In The Philippines

Black Eyed Peas group members apl.de.ap and will.I.am were awarded the Presidential Medal of Merit today (July 27) at Malacañang Palace, home to the President of the Philippines. The Presidential Medal of Merit recognizes Filipinos and foreigners who bring positive attention to the country in literature, science, the arts or entertainment. Executive Secretary Eduardo Ermita… Read more »

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Method Man Talks Wendy Williams Incident

Wu Tang Clan lyricist Method Man is voicing his displeasure over radio personality Wendy Williams’ on-air revelation about the health of his wife.Williams recently broke news to her listeners that Method Man’s wife has cancer. The rapper, who kept the status of his wife’s health a secret, was angered by Williams’ disregard for his privacy."Wendy… Read more »

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