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Eve Talks ‘Barbershop 3’ & Working With Nicki Minaj (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) Even though Nicki Minaj is known to have been involved in very public spats with other female entertainers such as Lil Kim, Mariah Carey, and Miley Cyrus, there was no drama with her fellow leading lady cast mate on the set of Barbershop: The Next Cut. Co-star Eve stopped by The Breakfast Club to talk about the… Read more »

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Kendrick Lamar Praises Kobe Bryant Ahead Of The NBA Legend’s Retirement (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) NBA legend Kobe Bryant is set to hang up his basketball sneaks this week after 20 seasons in the league. As Los Angeles and the rest of the world count down the final moments of Kobe’s career, many people are reflecting on the legacy of the 37-year-old future Hall of Famer. [ALSO READ: EXCLUSIVE: Shaq Talks… Read more »

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Drake’s ‘Views From The 6’ Will Be An Apple Music Exclusive For A Limited Time

(AllHipHop News) The latest outcome of the ongoing “streaming wars” is the announcement that Drake’s upcoming album, Views From The 6, will be available only on Apple Music for a limited time. According to Buzzfeed, the LP will be exclusive to the service for the first seven days after its April 29 release. [ALSO READ: Joe Budden… Read more »

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Rihanna Joins The Beatles In Second Place For Hot 100 Record

(AllHipHop News) Rihanna’s smash “Work” keeps helping the superstar singer cement herself in the record books. The single topped the Hot 100 chart for the eighth straight week, and RiRi is now in a tie with The Beatles for the second-most total weeks spent at #1. [ALSO READ: Rihanna Says She Can “Kiss It Better” In New Sensual Video]… Read more »

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Kanye West On Taylor Swift VMA Incident: “That Was The Beginning Of The End Of My Life” (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) At one point it seemed like the Kanye West/Taylor Swift conflict had died down. Then after the release of Kanye’s new album, The Life Of Pablo, the feud reignited because of Ye’s lyrics about at Taylor on “Famous.” [ALSO READ: Taylor Swift Responds To Kanye West’s “I Made Her Famous” Remark During Grammy Speech (VIDEO)]… Read more »

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Tyler, The Creator To Release T-Shirt That Compares Donald Trump To Adolf Hitler (PHOTO)

(AllHipHop News) There have been quite a few Hip Hop stars that publicly called out Donald Trump. However, Tyler, The Creator’s latest Instagram post blasts the Republican presidential candidate at a completely different level. [ALSO READ: Mac Miller Calls Donald Trump A “Racist Son Of A B*tch” (VIDEO)] The founder of Odd Future uploaded a photo to… Read more »

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DMX Accused Of Sexual Assault By Woman Arrested For Stealing His $30,000 Watch

(AllHipHop News) Earl “DMX” Simmons is facing allegations that he sexually assaulted a 25-year old woman in Costa Mesa, California. Police arrived at a local hotel at 6:44 in the morning after receiving reports of an argument taking place outside of the establishment. [ALSO READ: Will Dr. Dre and Kanye West Help DMX Come Back?] The woman… Read more »

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Kanye West’s ‘The Life of Pablo’ Becomes The First Album To Hit #1 Off Mostly Streams

(AllHipHop News) Kanye West made history. The Chicago rhymer’s The Life Of Pablo became the first album in music history to land at #1 on the Billboard 200 album chart off mostly streaming numbers. [ALSO READ: Spotify Adds Genius Annotations For Kanye West’s ‘The Life Of Pablo’] The publication reports TLOP earned 94,000 equivalent album units. Only 28,000… Read more »

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Judge Throws Away Rick Ross’ Lawsuit Against LMFAO’s ‘Party Rock Anthem’

(AllHipHop News) Remember “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO? The hit single 2010 was everywhere! On the radio, commercials, movies, and possibly a majority of people people’s party playlists all over the world, except for Rick Ross. In 2014, the MMG founder and Jermaine “Mayne Zayne” Jackson from production group The Runners filed a lawsuit against LMFAO because of the… Read more »

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Did Desiigner Diss Future On IG?

(AllHipHop News) Although Desiigner has rose to prominence through his hit single “Panda”, the rapper’s inclining popularity has fueled a beef between him and Atlanta rap star, Future. Earlier today on Instagram, Desiigner announced that he has a new mixtape in the works. Though this may come off as a very harmless move, the rapper made it… Read more »

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Pusha T, Big Sean, DJ Khaled, A$AP Rocky, Young Thug & More Tapped For Hot 97’s Summer Jam 2016

(AllHipHop News) It’s that time of year again. New York City based radio station Hot 97 has announced the line-up for the 2016 edition of the annual Summer Jam concert. This year’s event will include performances by Pusha T & G.O.O.D. Music, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, DJ Khaled & Friends, Young Thug, Bryson Tiller, A$AP… Read more »

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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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