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Twista Denies He Impregnated Porn Star Pinky

Rumors of sexual relationship between Chicago rap star Twista and adult film actress Pinky are “100 percent false and untrue,” according to the fast-rhyming entertainer.   Talk of the pair’s alleged relationship stemmed from the entertainment blog web site, MediaTakeout.com, which Twista accused of originating the rumor, as well as making “incorrect speculations” regarding Pinky… Read more »

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Man Shot After Drake Concert

A man was injured when shooting broke out after a concert at the House of Blues in Chicago featuring popular rapper Drake early Saturday morning (May 16).   According to reports, an unidentified 21-year-old male was shot in the buttocks outside of the venue around 4:00 am, as more than 1,000 fans were leaving the… Read more »

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Twitter Removes Fake Kanye Account

Like fellow superstar T.I., Kanye West has clarified that he has no interest in joining the social networking phenomenon known as Twitter.   In a recent blog entry on his website kanyeuniversecity.com, the eclectic Chicago artist launched a trademark, all caps tirade over a fake Twitter account (@kanyewest) that carried his name.   “DON’T HAVE… Read more »

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Del the Funky Homosapien Gives Away 14th Album

Del the Funky Homosapien is doing his part to make sure his fans stay economically sound, with the free release of his 14th album, Funk Man: The Stimulus Package.   The veteran Oakland rapper’s album was released today (April 29) on Funnyman Entertainment, as an experimental distribution strategy.   Del secured sponsorship deals with Skull… Read more »

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Paris, Talib Kweli, Headline 45-Date ‘Hard Truth Soldiers Tour’

San Francisco rapper/activist Paris has announced the 45-city 2009 Hard Truth Soldiers Tour, which will feature a number of today’s most socially active Hip-Hop artists.   Rappers Paris, Talib Kweli, Immortal Technique, Pete Rock, Planet Asia, Kam, NYOil, Jasiri X, Uno the Prophet, Sellassie, T-K.A.S.H. and a number of others will hit the road on… Read more »

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You Know I Got Soul: Twista

This edition of You Know I Got Soul features one of the fastest rappers to ever grace a microphone. Hailing from Chi-Town, Twista’s fast way of rapping was his ticket to landing his recording contract with Loud Records in 1991, but even then, acquiring notoriety was difficult to come by. Through diligent work, the fast… Read more »

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