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Dizzee Rascal Arrested In UK

UK rapper Dizzee Rascal was arrested yesterday (March 2) in East London, after authorities found illegal weapons and marijuana in a car he was traveling in. Police stopped Dizzee Rascal and three other men in the vehicle. A subsequent search turned up pepper spray, which is deemed an “offensive weapon,” as well as an ASP… Read more »

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More Headaches For Nelly; 20 Churches Planning Protest

Nelly has come under fire again as ministers from 20 churches have formed a coalition to protest the multi-platinum rapper’s upcoming performance at Arkansas State University. After reading the rapper’s lyrics, the ministers decided to boycott the March 12th performance, which is taking place at ASU’s Convocation Center. A news release circulated by Reverend Adrian… Read more »

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Prosecutors Call Upon Capone To Testify In Lil Kim Case

At the start of Lil Kim’s perjury trial Tuesday (March 1) in New York, prosecutors announced that rapper Capone, members of Kim’s former Junior M.A.F.I.A. crew and her former friend Damien Butler, whom she allegedly lied to protect, will be called upon to testify against the rapper. Daniel Gitner, assistant Manhattan U.S. attorney, charged Tuesday… Read more »

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50 Cent Cancels New York Appearance Amid Shooting Inquiry

In lieu of a shooting that occurred outside New York’s Hot 97 Monday night, 50 Cent’s Interscope label has cancelled the rapper’s scheduled in-store appearance today (March 2) at the Times Square Virgin Megastore in Manhattan, a label spokesman announced. 50 Cent was to appear to promote his much-anticipated sophomore release, The Massacre. The Interscope… Read more »

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Chicago Industry Vets Help Noonie Ward With Label

Harold “Noonie” Ward, currently on the cover of the newest F.E.D.S. magazine has started a record company to show love back to the streets of Chicago. Chicago native and music industry vet John Monopoly has lent support in helping Noonie cultivate relationships. Noonie has also been in talks with former Def Jam executives Russell Simmons… Read more »

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Whoo Kid Collaborates With Jamie Foxx

DJ Whoo Kid has collaborated with Jamie Foxx for a promotional mixtape featuring rappers 50 Cent, Twista, Stat Quo and The Game. Whoo Kid, who has worked with Foxx in the past, said his relationship with the actor/singer developed more after Foxx did a record on 50 Cent’s upcoming album, The Massacre. "Jamie liked the… Read more »

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Krayzie Bone Responds To Arrest Warrant, Dismisses ‘Dead Beat’ Dad Allegations

Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony has promptly responded to reports that an arrest warrant was issued Wednesday (Feb. 24) for the rapper after he failed to attend a scheduled plea hearing in Butler County, Ohio. Krayzie Bone, whose real name is Anthony Henderson, has been confronted with charges of child support non-payment of his 6-year-old… Read more »

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