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17 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

Guide: September concerts

British heartthrobs One Direction headline University of Phoenix Stadium in a month that also brings Jason Aldean, Katy Perry, a co-headlining hip-hop bill with Drake and Lil Wayne, Blake Shelton, Linkin Park and the Summer Ends Music Festival.


Related Topix: University of Phoenix, Rap, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Blake Shelton, Country, Linkin Park, 9, Music, Entertainment

21 hrs ago | WSOCTV

Stabbing death following Lil Wayne concert remains unsolved

Police are turning to the public for help to find the person who killed a Charlotte man outside a rap concert last year.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap

Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

Cops Step Up Watch On Hip-hop Parties After Shooting

A police force tasked with monitoring personal appearances by controversial hip-hop stars to prevent violence is stepping up its surveillance in the wake of Marion 'suge' Knight 's shooting.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Fabolous, Black Entertainment, Fat Joe

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Washington Post

9 things to do in the D.C. area this Labor Day weekend

Get a last look: The National Book Festival was on the Mall in 2012, but this Saturday moves inside, to Walter E. Washington Convention Center.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Recreational Vehicle, Bison, Virginia, Food Festival

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Review: Drake and Lil Wayne throw down at the Beach | Popcorn

Virginia Beach's Farm Bureau Live amphitheater was the most recent stop on the "Drake VS Lil Wayne" tour, an epic Young Money spit duel to determine who reigns as the ultimate rap god.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Virginia Beach, VA, Entertainment

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Glendale Register

Drake and Lil Wayne battle in Queens

It was a Tuesday night, and in the quiet neighborhood of Forest Hills Gardens the earthshaking, body-rumbling bass rang through the streets.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Queens, NY, New York, NY


Mystikal is ready to leave the Young Money/Cash Money Records label, after three years with no album

At the end of 2011, livewire New Orleans rapper Mystikal signed with the Young Money/ Cash Money Records label .


Related Topix: Rap, Mystikal, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Music, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Mail

Christina Milian and Lil Wayne fuel romance rumours as they're...

Christina Milian and Lil Wayne fuel romance rumours as they're spotted together again for the SECOND day in a row Christina Milian - who only just broke up with her fiance Jas Prince in June - was spotted in New York City on Monday with Lil Wayne, continuing to join him on his US tour with Drake.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Black Entertainment, Christina Milian, R-N-B


Lil Wayne, Krazy - Single Review

In 2012, Lil Wayne made an announcement: he would officially retire from hip hop in coming years, due to having four children and wanting to spend more time with them during their younger years.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap

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.


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

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Memphis Flyer

Yo Gotti Talks 'Errrbody' Single, Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour

Memphis rap vet Yo Gotti is gearing up to release his seventh album, The Art of Hustle , this November.


Related Topix: Yo Gotti, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap


Hear Usher's Mike WiLL Made-It Moment, 'Believe Me'

Rap is much like the Ice Bucket Challenge. If you don't have a beat produced by either Mike WiLL Made-It or DJ Mustard -just like if you haven't been nominated for the challenge yet, this late in the game-you may as well not exist.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Pop/Rock, Rap


Which Fall Releases Have Blockbuster Retail Potential?

With streaming curtailing downloads and the holiday shopping season suffering sales erosion in five of the last seven years, retailers can feel buoyed by how the fourth-quarter release schedule is shaping up.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Rap, Hip-Hop

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

MTV to air short tribute to Ferguson during VMAs

Taylor Swift arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Inglewood, Calif.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Country, Hot Chicks, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Inglewood, CA, Music!, MTV Video Music Awards, Charli XCX, Rap, Hip-Hop, Dance

Sat Aug 23, 2014


Warner/Chappell Music Named Publisher of the Year at the 2014 Bmi R&B/Hip-Hop Awards

Warner/Chappell Music , the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, was named Publisher of the Year at last night's BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards.


Related Topix: Warner Music Group, Media, Music, Rap, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop


Lil Wayne and Drake square off at the Susq

Master and student. Mentor and pupil. Young Money founder and MC Lil Wayne, 31, and Canadian actor/singer/rapper Drake, 27, have long had such a relationship.


Related Topix: Aubrey Graham, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Soap Opera, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Entertainment, Drama, Television


Lil Wayne Named Songwriter Of The Year

Rapper Lil Wayne was honoured with the Songwriter of the Year prize at the Broadcast Music, Inc. R&B/Hip-Hop Awards on Friday .


Related Topix: Rap, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Drake And Lil Wayne Show Support For Meek Mill During Philly Tour Stop

In April, Drake called Meek Mill' s "Dreams & Nightmares," the intro track on the Philadelphia native's debut album, "one of the best rap moments of our generation."


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Meek Mill

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Critic's NotebookLil Wayne renews his claim to greatness

When Lil Wayne used to claim that he was the best rapper alive, it didn't really matter whether or not he meant it.


Related Topix: Rap, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Nas, Wu-Tang, Music, Entertainment


Review: 21 Thoughts On Drake Vs. Lil Wayne Tour Stop In New York

Sensei and student-Lil Wayne and Drake-descended on Queens, N.Y.on Tuesday to find out which rapper reigns supreme .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Queens, NY, New York, NY