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Future Says Lil Wayne "Raised Awareness" About Emmett Till; "Karate Chop" Producer Speaks

(AllHipHop News) Future’s “Karate Chop” has been a topic of interest in Hip-Hop for the last several months due to the controversial lyrics by the song’s featured artist. Lil Wayne’s reference to Emmett Till, the African-American teenager who was brutally murdered by two white men in 1955, upset the Till family and eventually cost the Young… Read more »

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2 Chainz To Replace Future On Lil Wayne's 'America's Most Wanted Tour'

(AllHipHop News) Concert goers who were wondering if they would have to experience that awkward moment when Future performs “Karate Chop” at a Lil Wayne headlining concert do not have to worry. The Atlanta autotuned crooner is no longer a part of Wayne’s “America’s Most Wanted Tour.” Fellow tour mate T.I. told DJ Scream on Hoodrich… Read more »

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Al Sharpton Says Corporations, Hip-Hop Artists & Civil Rights Leaders Need To Work Together

(AllHipHop News) Earlier today Al Sharpton, the President of National Action Network, and the family of Emmett Till met with PepsiCo officials. Sharpton and the Till family wanted to address the parent company of Mountain Dew about the corporation’s connection to the Hip-Hop and civil rights communities. [ALSO READ: PepsiCo To Meet With Emmett Tills Family &… Read more »

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PepsiCo To Meet With Emmett Till’s Family & Al Sharpton

(AllHipHop News) The family of Emmett Till will get the chance to address their concerns with officials of PepsiCo face-to-face today (May 8) . Civil rights activist and television host Rev. Al Sharpton will also be present at the meeting after asking the soda company to speak  with him and the family about the recent controversy… Read more »

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Photos of Lil Wayne’s ‘Supra Spectrum’ Sneaks Hit The Net

(AllHipHop News) In June 2012 skateboarding footwear company Supra announced that they were partnering with rap star Lil Wayne for a set of designer sneakers inspired and supervised by the Young Money boss. According to sneakernews.com, Wayne’s new “Supra Spectrum” design is finally close to a release date, and photos of the skate shoes have surfaced… Read more »

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French Montana Joins Lil Wayne’s America’s Most Wanted Tour

(AllHipHop News) Lil Wayne has recruited his “Pop That” collaborator French Montana for his star studded tour America’s Most Wanted which already includes T.I. and Future. [ALSO CHECK OUT: #AlternativePick: Brandy Ft. French Montana “Can You Hear Me Now (Remix)”] The Bad Boy/MMG/Interscope golden boy’s long awaited debut album, Excuse My French releases on May 21st. The disc is executive produced… Read more »

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New Lil Wayne Documentary Slated To Debut On BET

(AllHipHop News) Rapper Lil Wayne’s “DEWeezy” commercial will be the subject of an upcoming documentary that is slated to debut on BET this weekend. The documentary follows the development of the “DEWeezy” commercial that was created as part of the New Orleans rap star’s deal with Mountain Dew. Director Chris Robinson and Robot Films worked… Read more »

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Lil Wayne Speaks For First Time Since Being Hospitalized; Announces Tour With T.I.

(AllHipHop News) “I’m good,” says Young Money leader Lil Wayne in a video obtained by TMZ. After being rushed to Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles on March 15 for complications from seizures, Wayne was released four days ago, but beyond a couple of tweets sent from his certified twitter account, Wayne has been silent. Until now. [ALSO… Read more »

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Wyclef Jean Speaks On Chief Keef, Lil Wayne, & The Evolution Of Hip-Hop

(AllHipHop News) “What is real Hip-Hop?” is a question that has been asked since its inception. As the culture continues to expand artistically and geographically some see parts of Hip-Hop’s new direction as a fake interpretation of the true essence while others feel it is an inevitable growth as younger generations take the lead. Former… Read more »

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Birdman Clarifies Lil Wayne’s Health on HOT 97, Mack Maine Unsure Who Sent Lil Wayne’s “I’m Good” Tweet

(AllHipHop News) After a weekend of speculations over the details of Lil Wayne’s seizure scare, Cash Money Records CEO Birdman spoke with Angie Martinez on Hot 97 today (March 18) to clear the air. [ALSO READ: Family of Emmett Till Sends Prayers to Lil Wayne] In regards to TMZ’s reports, Birdman categorically denied the claims the site made… Read more »

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T.I. Rants On Twitter About TMZ’s Reporting of Lil Wayne

(AllHipHop News) Here comes the cavalry. After Mack Maine summed his opinion of the news coverage of Lil Wayne’s hospitalization with a simple “#F*ckTMZ” tweet, T.I. let the Twitter chopper go on the ubiquitous news site. [ALSO READ: BREAKING NEWS: Lil Wayne In Critical Condition, Later Tweets He’s OK] Just holla’d @my Lil bruh Tunechi…&… Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS: Lil Wayne In Critical Condition [UPDATED X2] Wayne Tweets He’s OK.

(AllHipHop News) TMZ is reporting that YMCMB rapper Lil Wayne is in critical condition after being rushed to L.A.’s Cedars-Sinai Hospital. Wayne apparently suffered another seizure and has been placed in an induced coma. Currently in the ICU unit, Wayne is said to be “unstable” and breathing through tubes. Several love ones are at his bedside. TMZ… Read more »

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