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Twista Talks New GMG Compilation, “Swag” Rappers

Next month Chicago veteran Twista will step into the executive’s chair for the first time, helming a Midwest-centered compilation off his newly launched Get Money Gang records.   Christened Twista Presents: The GMG Compilation: Who’s Got Next?, Twista explains to that his primary goal as CEO is to introduce on a national scale the… Read more »


Farrakhan, Nas, Diddy to Mark 13th Anniversary of Million Man March

Starting today (October 16) Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan is marking the 13th anniversary of the historic Million Man March with a series of community outreach events.The first initiative has Minister Farrakhan speaking extensively with inmates of Chicago’s Cook County jail. His remarks there will focus on challenging the incarcerated men to take the… Read more »


Beyonce, Mos Def’s Cadillac Records Coming In December

Producers have revealed that Cadillac Records, the highly anticipated movie starring singer Beyoncé Knowles and rapper Mos Def, will hit theaters on December 5.   Cadillac Records is the story of legendary Chicago record label Chess Records, which was home to a number of top recording artists, including Etta James, who is played by Beyoncé… Read more »