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1 hr ago | Philly.com

Gear up for some faves, new variety at M.I.A.

EVEN AVID music scenesters might not know half of the "nearly 50" acts curated by lead producer Shawn "Jay Z" Carter and friends for this weekend's Budweiser Made in America Music Festival on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Horsham, PA, Entertainment

Thu Aug 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Annie & Sandy In New Production Photo From ANNIE Remake

A new production photo featuring the stars from the forthcoming big screen edition of beloved family-friendly musical ANNIE is now available to view in anticipation of the film's December release.

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Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Annie, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Spin

Rap Star Repents for Pouring Champagne on Video Vixens

Rap entrepreneur Damon Dash would like the women of the world to know that his days of pouring bubbly all over their bikini'd bodies are over, and that he's sorry for objectifying them in Jay Z's "Big Pimpin'" music video back in the year 2000.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Rap

LA Daily News

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti defends minimum wage proposal

Mayor Eric Garcetti said Thursday his plan to increase the citywide minimum wage is designed not only to give some 600,000 residents a lift out of poverty but to help boost the economy.

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Mirror.co.uk

Telly producer 'suspended from BET' in the wake of...

Karrueche has pointed the finger at BET for making the joke about Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter's hair and now someone's job is on the line Popular TV channel BET has reportedly suspended a television producer after a joke about Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter that was told by Karrueche Tran was aired on the network's music video countdown show, 106 & ... (more)

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Music!, MTV Video Music Awards, Inglewood, CA

Newsday

Announced or sealed tight: Celeb weddings of yore

In this Dec. 1, 2008 file photo, Hip-hop singer and entrepreneur Jay-Z and his wife singer-actress Beyonce Knowles attend the premiere of "Cadillac Records" in New York.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Cadillac Records, Versailles, NY, Entertainment

Philly.com

Our Made in America, back on the Parkway

This weekend, the third annual Budweiser Made in America festival will take place on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Art Voice

See You There

Artvoice's weekly round-up of featured events, including our editor's pick for the week: the araabMUZIK performing at The Waiting Room on Friday, August 29th.

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Related Topix: Cam'ron, Rap, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Yoga, Fitness, Buffalo, NY

NEWS.com.au

Beyonce's dad gives bizarre interview

THEY'VE been dogged by rumours of marriage troubles for months, but now Beyonce's father has given a bizarre radio interview suggesting her alleged split with Jay-Z is something else.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Beyonce Knowles, WireImage

Now Toronto

Minaj makes waves

She may not have won anything at the MTV Video Music Awards on August 24, but hip-hop star Nicki Minaj got more attention than most people who took home a trophy.

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Related Topix: Music!, MTV Video Music Awards, Dance, Pop/Rock, Nicki Minaj, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

BET, Karrueche Tran apologize for Blue Ivy remark

BET, Karrueche Tran apologize for Blue Ivy remark It included a 'joke' about Blue Ivy's hair, and the targets were her parents, Beyonce and Jay Z. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1tKoLOO Rapper Jay Z and singer Beyonce with daughter Blue Ivy Carter onstage during the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 24, 2014 ... (more)

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AllHipHop.com

ESPN's Bomani Jones Writes Editorial About The "Whitewashing" Of Hip Hop

Bomani Jones is the co-host of ESPN2's Highly Questionable , a regular on ESPN's Around The Horn , and an unabashed fan of rap music.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Opinion

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The University Star

Take time to appreciate the greatness of Mac Miller

Anyone else out there a Mac Miller fan? He is a young rapper from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a whole lot of talent and even more heart.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Rumour of Beyonce, Jay-Z Aussie tour

It's nowhere near official - so don't get hysterical just yet. But if two Australian sources are to be believed, pop music's Cleopatra, Beyonce, and her rap mogul hubby Jay-Z are bringing their On The Run co-headlining stadium tour to Australia.

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Stereogum

Stream Jeezy Seen It All

Atlanta drug-rap motivational speaker Jeezy has now made five proper studio albums, as well as a neverending string of mixtapes.

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Broward-Palm Beach

Drake and Lil Wayne Bromance, Wednesday at Cruzan

After Jay Z and Beyonc did not attend Kanye West's wedding to Kim Kardashian, rap fans put forward a theory that Yeezus is articulating his indignation by censoring Jay Z's name from his recent live performances.

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Related Topix: Drake, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Lil Wayne, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Music, Entertainment

Los Angeles Times

MTV Video Music Awards 2014: Best and worst moments

Among the story lines: A boa constrictor bit one of Nicki Minaj's dancers during rehearsals for the show, Iggy Azalea took a nasty spill during her performance at a VMA benefit concert and former Death Row honcho Suge Knight was one of three people shot at an unofficial pre-awards party thrown by Chris Brown.

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Related Topix: Music!, MTV Video Music Awards, Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Ariana Grande, Inglewood, CA, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Daily Mail

Couple 'raped' a mentally incapacitated young relative at least six ...

Couple 'raped' a mentally incapacitated young relative at least six times 'so the girl would get pregnant and give them a baby' The couple gagged the mentally incapacitated girl to stop her from screaming through 'at least six' assault, investigators said A couple in Alabama raped an underage relative multiple times hoping that the girl, who was ... (more)

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WCKX-FM Columbus

Dime Time Celebrity News Buzz: Get Yo Fix! Jeezy Locked Up, Solange...

No Shade Zone! Iggy Azalea seems to know better as she stopped to chop it up with rumored rap rival, Nicki Minaj.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment

Metro

Wenger and Mourinho turned into rappers in brilliant album mock-ups

Luckily for those of you who may have done, though, some of the Premier League's current and former managers have been put onto the covers of famous rap albums with brilliant results.

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