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Nas Protégé Still Dreaming After Mass Appeal Signing: "I Never Saw That Coming"

July 31, 2014 4:00 PM

Mass Appeal Records' Boldy James recently discussed his transition from being an independent artist to landing the opportunity of a lifetime to join Nas' growing record company. #nasislike

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Raekwon Names His Top 5, Crowns Hottest Rapper Right Now [Video]

July 31, 2014 2:00 PM

Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon recently took a break from discussing his crew's upcoming reunion album and dished on his top five favorite hip-hop artists of all time. #cheftalk

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Fabolous Reacts To Nicki Minaj's Azz, Azz, Azz Shot: "It Was Her 2014 Way Of Doing Her Lil' Kim" [Video]

July 31, 2014 8:42 AM

Brooklyn rapper Fabolous is the latest celebrity to weigh-in on the interest Young Money's Nicki Minaj sparked with the release of her bottom-baring "Anaconda" single cover art. #azztounding

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"Drake Might Have Been The Last Star We've Seen"

July 29, 2014 4:27 PM

Mega producer Timbaland recently offered his take on today's rap scene and explained why a handful of artists like Young Money's Drake might be hip-hop's saviors.

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After Shaking The Weight, Rick Ross Hints At NFL Tryout?

July 28, 2014 4:25 PM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross has the Internet chattering after sharing a photo of himself talking it up with renowned NFL owner Robert Kraft. #bawsetalk

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Young Money Addresses Sports Company Conflict, C. Ronaldo's Denial

July 27, 2014 9:03 PM

Young Money Entertainment has stepped up to clear the air on weekend reports which suggest Lil Wayne may not be in business with soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo. #believethehype

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Game Vows Loyalty, Love & Respect To Ex-Fiancée: "I Am Forever In Debt & Will Make Sure..."

July 27, 2014 9:55 AM

West Coast rapper Game is letting the past stay behind him and has shown how much he still cares about ex-fiancée Tiffney Cambridge in an open Instagram post. #spreadlove

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Busted? Coolio's Porn Record Deal Comes Up Dry

July 24, 2014 3:36 PM

Rap veteran Coolio has stepped forward to clear the air on reports claiming he has decided to make a major music comeback by partnering up with adult website PornHub.

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Common Calls Kendrick Lamar A Good Kid, Co-Signs Nicki Minaj's Lyrical Wrath [Video]

July 23, 2014 9:30 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Common recently boasted about his admiration for today's rap scene, notably what West Coast rap star Kendrick Lamar and New York native Nicki Minaj bring to the table.

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Jadakiss Says Lace Up, Counts Up His Kicks [Video]

July 23, 2014 6:25 PM

The LOX's Jadakiss recently took a second away from the recording booth to discuss his deep passion for collecting thousands of sneakers.

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Busta Rhymes Reveals Cash Money Breakup: "I Was There For Two Years" [Video]

July 23, 2014 2:48 PM

Rap veteran Busta Rhymes has raised eyebrows this week after revealing his run with Birdman's Cash Money Records has come to an unexpected end.

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T.I. Pops Off, Undresses Iggy Azalea Rumors [Video]

July 23, 2014 12:07 PM

Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has stepped up to clear the air on widespread speculation that he might contribute behind-the-scenes with Hustle Gang leading lady Iggy Azalea's rhymes.

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Saul Williams Slams 2Pac Musical Closing Theories: "There's No Disconnect Between This & Iggy Azalea"

July 23, 2014 8:33 AM

Renowned actor/rapper Saul Williams has stepped up to address the headline-generating news of his 2Pac-inspired Holler If Ya Hear Me musical coming to an unexpected end this week.

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Angie Martinez Gushes Over Jay Z's Surprise Call, Admits New Challenge Inspired Hot 97 Exit

July 22, 2014 3:51 PM

Radio veteran Angie Martinez has stepped up to discuss making the switch from iconic station Hot 97 to rival New York channel Power 105.1 and how it felt to have Jay Z as one of biggest first-day guests.

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After Tony Yayo's G-Unit Suggestion, Remy Ma Refuses To Rush Any Deal

July 22, 2014 2:19 PM

Former Terror Squad member Remy Ma recently discussed her label situation as she prepares to finish up a bid on a gun-related conviction.

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Ma$e Falls Back On His People? Ex-Bad Boy Ditches Church For Rap

July 21, 2014 11:39 AM

Former Bad Boy Records stud Ma$e is reportedly putting his entire focus on re-sparking a rap career after moving away from churches he started up with his ex-wife. #masemoveson

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Ludacris Busted For Posting Fake Instagram Pics? Photographer Comes Forward

July 18, 2014 3:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris is making less-than-friendly headlines this week after allegedly being busted for trying to present photos onto social media he did not take. #giveprops

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NY Back? Sha Money XL Announces Bobby Shmurda Signing: "Deal Is Done" [Video]

July 18, 2014 9:26 AM

Former G-Unit president Sha Money XL has announced the unexpected signing of Brooklyn rap newcomer Bobby Shmurda to Epic Records. #nyback

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Common Salutes Marvel's Unexpected, Shocking Superhero Change [Video]

July 17, 2014 8:19 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Common recently showed off his nerd side after weighing in on Marvel Comics deciding to create an African American version of its iconic Captain America superhero. #uncommon

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Angie Martinez Lands King Of NY For First Post-Hot 97 Broadcast [Audio]

July 17, 2014 7:40 PM

New York radio veteran Angie Martinez made her first broadcast at Power 105.1 a memorable one by surprising listeners with rap mogul Jay Z calling in. #welcometotheteam

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