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Wednesday Aug 13 | KNEK-FM Lafayette

Hits by Lauryn Hill, Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliott & More on Pharrell-Curated NBA 2K15 Soundtrack

Not long ago, Pharrell Williams announced he would be curating the soundtrack for NBA 2K15 , the latest installment of the popular basketball video game.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Missy Elliott, Hip-Hop, Dance, Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Automotive News

Toyota touts suburban swagger

Toyota's "Swagger Wagon" is a hip-hop send-up of suburban family life featuring Busta Rhymes.

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Related Topix: Toyota Sienna, Toyota, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Autos

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Motor Trend

2015 Toyota Sienna, Busta Rhymes Star in Swagger Wagon Sequel

Minivans are not cool, which is exactly why Toyota has chosen to call the 2015 Sienna a "swagger wagon" instead.

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Related Topix: Toyota Sienna, Toyota, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Autos

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Vibe

Busta Rhymes Almost Had His Own Superhero Show

Before she rose to fame on the strength of Weeds and Orange is the New Black, showrunner Jenji Kohan wrote a never-produced pilot for a superhero show starring none other than Busta Rhymes.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment

Los Angeles Times

Friday coda: Wu-Tang, Busta vs. Toyota, JB, Stevie Nicks and more

Below, the week that happened. -- Looking for an ace weekend soundtrack? Find it on SoundCloud, where the great DJ and producer Pete Rock has crafted a James Brown mix that blends originals, samples, a capellas and enough Godfather of Soul grooves to energize whatever your plans.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Pete Rock, James Brown, Soul, Music, Entertainment

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Vibe

New Mixtape: Busta Rhymes 'Catastrophic 2'

There may not have been a more perfect time for Busta Rhymes to drop a brand new mixtape.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Your Week in Pop Culture: Toyota fails in #SwaggerWagon ad ft. Busta Rhymes

YouTube commercial/bad music video is missing is spinning 24-inch rims on Toyota's "swagger wagon," aka the 2015 Toyota Sienna.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Startups, YouTube, Puff Daddy, Rap, Guardians of the Galaxy

NME

'Orange Is The New Black' creator wrote Busta Rhymes superhero show pilot

It has been revealed that Orange Is The New Black creator Jenji Kohan once wrote a Busta Rhymes superhero show pilot.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Wed Aug 06, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Video: Comedian Neal Brennan Gives Tracy Morgan Update on Late Night

Comedian Neal Brennan stopped by last night's Late Night with Seth Meyers to share some great news about his friend Tracy Morgan , whom he spoke with on Monday.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Tracy Morgan, Seth Meyers, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, LL Cool J, Rap

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Houston Press

Great Rap Commercial Fails

Hammer yukked it up on Saturday mornings with his own cartoon, 2Pac and Biggie shilled malt liquor, plenty of others have hawked FUBU and Lugz , and Ludacris pushed Pepsi .

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Related Topix: Rap, 2pac, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Dance, Ludacris, Hip-Hop

Balloon Juice

Woo Hah! Busta Rhymes Getting That Checka

Maybe you were lucky enough to forget about Mary J. Blige's commercial for Burger King's Crispy Chicken .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Adweek

Ad of the Day: Is Toyota's Swagger Wagon Sequel Good Cringey or Bad Cringey?

Swagger Wagon, Toyota's white-hot viral hit of 2010 , has pulled back into the cul-de-sac for a new round of awkward suburban rap.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Family, Kids

Jalopnik

Toyota's 'Swagger Wagon' Ad Is Proof Advertising Has Run Out Of Ideas

I tried to ignore this mock-rap video for the Toyota Sienna, in which a square suburban family raps about a minivan alongside an increasingly washed-up Busta Rhymes.

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Related Topix: Toyota Sienna, Toyota, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Autos

Sun Aug 03, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

Busta Rhymes stars in Swagger Wagon, quite possibly the worst commercial ever

Because it's 2014, Toyota is marketing its Sienna minivan as the "Swagger Wagon," and has recorded a trap-music theme song and video to boot.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Marketing

Fri Jul 25, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Busta Rhymes Departs Cash Money Record Label

The Touch It hitmaker has been with the company since 2011, but the hip-hop veteran has officially parted from the label, which is also home to artists such as Lil Wayne, Drake and Nicki Minaj.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Sway

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Gauntlet

Commonwealth brings hip hop and karaoke together

When Josh Mandrake moved back to Calgary from Vancouver two years ago, he noticed a gap in the city's club scene - particularly a lack of hip hop events.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

MTV

Busta Rhymes Left Cash Money Because He Didn't Want To Compromise His Vision

Busta Rhymes is prepping his 10th album, Extinction Level Event 2 , for release in the near future, but it won't arrive via his most recent label, Cash Money Records .

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment

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