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Hip-Hop Rumors: PIMP C DISSES RUSSELL?

COMMON AND TARAJI—YES OR NO? I think Common and Taraji need to get their story and stick with it. Trey The Cholit Jok at Power 92 in Chi City interviewed them both on two separate occasions…and got two answers to THAT question. “Are y’all and item?” Last week Taraji Henson appeared on the Trey The… Read more »

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Global Mixx Music Retreat Kicks Off July 19

The Global Mixx Music Retreat 2007 has kicked off another summer music workshop, set to take place in Chicago July 19-23.   Hosted by Live Radio, this music industry “how-to” breaks down the do’s and don’ts within the music business, giving managers, artists, and label executives the knowledge they need to have a successful career…. Read more »

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Barack Obama Discusses Impact of Hip-Hop on Youth

Hip-Hop may not play a prominent role in the lives of politicians, but Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama sees the impact of the culture on current and potential voters.   Obama spoke out on Hip-Hop during an interview with local reporters in Chicago on Sunday (July 15), CNN’s Political Ticker reports.   According to the… Read more »

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Kanye West, Evel Knievel Enter Into Mediation Over Lawsuit

Kanye West and legendary stuntman Evel Knievel will attempt to settle a multimillion dollar trademark infringement lawsuit the motorcycle daredevil filed against the superstar rapper in 2006.   Knievel’s lawsuit claimed the Chicago rapper tarnished his image in the video for the hit single “Touch The Sky,” in which West was featured as a fictional… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: 50 CENT AND CIARA DATING?

50 CENT AND CIARA????Ok, I have shunned this rumor, but now I have to acknowledge it. Ciara and 50 Cent were recently seen having a romantic dinner in Cali. The R&B singer and the hardcore rapper are reportedly dating and they even brought 50’s husky security with them. Feeding security -that was nice! The couple… Read more »

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Collie Buddz: Come Around

Collie Buddz just might be to reggae/dancehall what Eminem was to the world of Hip-Hop those many years ago – a snowball building momentum, preparing to avalanche this crazy world that is music. Born Colin Harper in New Orleans, Louisiana, this future reggae sensation later moved to the island of Bermuda at the age of… Read more »

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Common Talks Wanted, Future Acting Goals

In 2007, Common is making the most of his opportunities.   The Chicago-based lyricist, who is gearing up for the release of his new album Finding Forever, has spent the past few months in Prague filming a new movie titled Wanted with Morgan Freeman and Angelina Jolie.   The rapper has become a student of… Read more »

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