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Joey Bada$$ Explains Why He Didn’t Sign To Jay Z’s Roc Nation (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) It has been well reported that Jay Z was interested in signing fellow Brooklyn rhymer Joey Bada$$ to his Roc Nation company at one time. Joey even rapped about it on A$AP Rocky’s “1 Train” and his own track “Ready.” The RN deal never happened, and the Pro Era front man decided instead to just build with… Read more »

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Michael K. Williams Talks Being Discovered By 2Pac (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) Many television watchers first became familiar with Michael K. Williams because of his portrayal of Omar Little on the classic HBO series The Wire. However, it may not be as well known that a legendary emcee played a big part in Williams eventually becoming a star. [ALSO READ: Kendrick Lamar, Action Bronson & Michael K…. Read more »

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Rick Ross Talks MMG’s ‘Self Made 4’, The Illuminati & Jay Z (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) Rick Ross recently sat down with Tim Westwood to talk about some of the things happening in his career at the moment. Part of the discussion centered around his MMG crew’s upcoming compilation album. [ALSO READ: Rick Ross Remixes Kanye West’s “Famous”] “Get ready for some new music. We’re dropping Self Made 4,” said… Read more »

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Nicki Minaj: I Don’t Even Want To Say I’m In A Relationship Anymore (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill have been dating for over a year. With Nicki posting photos of a ring to her Instagram page, some of her followers began to wonder if the Queens rapper is engaged to her Philadelphia beau. Miss Minaj addressed her relationship status during a taping of The Ellen DeGeneres Show. [ALSO READ: EXCLUSIVE:… Read more »

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Spotify Adds Genius Annotations For Kanye West’s ‘The Life Of Pablo’

(AllHipHop News) Last week, Kanye West’s latest musical effort The Life Of Pablo was finally made available for streaming on other sites besides Tidal. Fans that use the mobile version of Spotify got a bonus when listening to the album’s cuts on the “Behind the Lyrics (Hip Hop)” playlist. [ALSO READ: Kanye West’s ‘The Life Of Pablo’ On Pace… Read more »

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Roc-A-Fella Co-Founder Kareem “Biggs” Burke Talks Jay Z’s Famous “92 Bricks” Line

(AllHipHop News) In a music career that spans three decades, Jay Z has many memorable lines with a lot of braggadocious declarations. One of Jigga’s claims that has been challenged, dissected, and defended for nearly 15 years is the “92 bricks” bar off “Never Change.” [ALSO READ: Jay Z Reportedly Working On New Music (AUDIO)] Jay raps on The… Read more »

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Drake’s ‘Views From The 6’ Reportedly Set To Arrive At The End Of April

(AllHipHop News) Fans of Champagne Papi have been waiting for his next official studio album for a while. There were rumors that Drake’s Views From The 6 would drop sometime this month. Pitchfork now seems to know more information about its arrival date. [ALSO READ: Noah “40” Shebib Gives An Update On Drake’s “Views From The 6” Album] The… Read more »

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“Stunt 101”: Bankruptcy Judge Blasts 50 Cent, Says No More Instagram Stunts

(AllHipHop News) Yesterday (April 6) a Connecticut bankruptcy judge roasted 50 Cent in bankruptcy court for making fun of the court process with this social media posts that glorify his wealth. The case stems from the drama surrounding Rick Ross’ baby mama and the $7 million case against the Queens rapper in Manhattan Supreme Court. “There is… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Nick Grant Gets Opening Slot On Dave East’s “Hate Me Now” Tour

(AllHipHop News) Nick Grant’s 2016 is set up to be a huge year. After becoming the flagship artist for Jason Geter’s Culture Republic, the Atlanta-based emcee has now earned an opening slot on Dave East’s North American “Hate Me Now” tour. [ALSO READ: PREMIERE: Nick Grant Releases Cinematic Visuals For “The Plan” (VIDEO)] “As someone who’s… Read more »

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50 Cent Says Eminem Made 2 Versions Of One Of His Albums

(AllHipHop News) 50 Cent and Eminem have been musical partners for over a decade. The Detroit spitter and the Queens rhymer collaborated on cuts like “Patiently Waiting,” “Crack A Bottle,” and “Love Me.” In addition, 50 contributed the track “Drama Never Ends” to the Southpaw soundtrack executive produced by Em. [ALSO READ: Eminem & 50 Cent Reportedly Passed On Recording Wiz… Read more »

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Did Kid Cudi Sub Diss Drake’s New Songs “One Dance” & “Pop Style”?

(AllHipHop News) There is a James Bond quote that reads, “Once is happenstance; twice is coincidence; the third time it’s enemy action.” It appears Kid Cudi has now reached the second part of that quote when it comes to Drake releasing new music. [ALSO READ: Did Kid Cudi Shade Drake & Future’s ‘What A Time To Be Alive’?] Back… Read more »

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Tyga Addresses Blac Chyna & Rob Kardashian’s Engagement

(AllHipHop News) The collective Internet was in shock this week when Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian announced they were getting married. Some social media users decided to comment about the fact that Chyna’s son with Tyga could also be the rapper’s nephew. Tyga is currently dating Rob’s sister Kylie Jenner. [ALSO READ: Publicity Stunt? Are Blac Chyna… Read more »

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New Phife Dawg Video Emerges, Track To Be On New ATCQ Album

(AllHipHop News) Yesterday (April 5) friends, family and rappers from across the industry including Kanye West, Busta Rhymes, The Roots  and Andre 3000 paid tribute to the late Phife Dawg. While everyone celebrated, laughed and cried for Phife in “A Celebration of Phife Dawg” at the Apollo Theater,  Smokin’ Needles Records released the first post-humous record from… Read more »

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Paul Wall Disputes Master P’s Claims That Syrup Is “Killing This Generation,” Says Houston’s Culture Is Being Killed

(AllHipHop News) In a candid interview with Yo Gotti’s DJ, DJ Smallz, Houston rapper Paul Wall responded to a comment Master P stated in an interview with Power 105’s the Breakfast Club saying,”Everybody getting high now, the syrup is killing the whole, this generation.” Paul has always been a proponent of the purple sprite drink over… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Lil Soulja Slim Says He Recorded At C-Murder’s House, Forms Group With B.G. And Juvenile’s Sons

(AllHipHop News) While Louisiana prison officials continue an investigation into whether or not C-Murder recorded new music while incarcerated at Angola Prison, Lil Soulja Slim has confirmed in an AllHipHop exclusive interview that he recorded music with C-Murder while the TRU Records founder was on house arrest. Lil Soulja Slim, son of the late New Orleans… Read more »

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Chance The Rapper Reportedly Set To Release New Project In April 2016

(AllHipHop News) Chance The Rapper arguably had the standout verse on Kanye West’s latest album The Life Of Pablo. The Chicago rhymer stole the show on the opening cut “Ultralight Beam.” With that major mainstream look under his belt, fans of the SAVEMONEY member may be getting brand new Chance music soon. [ALSO READ: Common, Queen Latifah, Chance… Read more »

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