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  1. Obama's FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Weekly Standard

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  2. This Is What Happened When Jay Z Met His Long-Time Impersonator Jay PharoahRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | MTV

    " Saturday Night Live " cast member Jay Pharoah is basically the go-to guy for spot-on celebrity impressions. He's wickedly talented at nailing impersonations of everyone from Denzel Washington and Barack Obama to Kanye West and Lil Wayne.

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  3. Vanilla Ice 'in a mess'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Rapper Vanilla Ice, whose real name is Robert Matthew Van Winkle, says he has landed "in a little bit of a mess" following his arrest last week. The 47-year-old, who was charged with burglary residence and grand theft following an alleged crime which occurred adjacent to a Florida home he was renovating for his 'The Vanilla Ice Project' show, is hopeful the situation will soon be forgotten about, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

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  4. Watch: New D-Rose commercial with Tupac vocalsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Following Derrick Rose's latest injury, Powerade is launching a new #PowerThrough campaign, and on Thursday debuted an arresting, inspirational new commercial. The commercial features a powerful poem from Tupac Shakur, written at the age of 19 before his meteoric rise to fame and untimely death, "The Rose That Grew from Concrete."

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  5. TigaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Miami New Times

    From his electroclash heyday in the early 2000s to his more recent house and techno forays, Montreal DJ-producer and Turbo Recordings boss Tiga has always managed to stay ahead of the curve stylistically. One decade, he's putting out sleazy electro reinterpretations of guilty pop pleasures, like Corey Hart's "Sunglasses at Night" and Nelly's "Hot in Herre."

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  6. Eminem fans who allegedly took door from his former childhood home in Detroit avoid prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... Eminem's The Marshall Mathers LP 2 . The project, released on Sept. 20, 2013, won a Grammy Award this month in the "Best Rap Album" category. The Marshall Mathers LP 2 cover was rated by Complex Magazine as having the tenth best album cover art ...

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  7. 'CBS Evening News' anchor Scott Pelley is all about the journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... 1990s. "It was, 'Look at this guy. Can you believe how serious he is about this? Give me a break.' That was always the rap on him. But he walks the walk. He's a great field reporter. He always was. He's no frills and all about the work." The ...

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  8. Jay Z secret heir: Lovechild scandal rocks rapper's worldRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Jay Z may be facing a paternity suit in New Jersey from a 21-year-old man who claims to be his son. According to the Daily News, the paternity suit alleges that Jay Z is trying to dodge a paternity test.

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  9. Exhibit explores Tupac Shakur the writerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wave

    When: Through April 22. 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays Tupac Shakur never won a Grammy, despite multiple hit singles, Grammy nominations and an influence that carries on after his death. Had his career and life been longer, perhaps he would have.

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  10. Sia, 5 Seconds of Summer & Sheppard Score Australi...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    Sia , 5 Seconds of Summer and Sheppard topped the nominations for the 2015 Australasian Performing Rights Association Music Awards, which honor songwriters and music publishers. Sia and co-writer Jesse Shatkin 's hit song "Chandelier" is up for Pop Work of the Year, Most Played Australian Work and Song of the Year.

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  11. Free 'Fast & Furious' Game Coming In MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | International Business Times

    As the upcoming "Furious 7" races to theaters in April, a new "Fast & Furious" game has been announced to expand the film's story. To make things more interesting, the game will also be a special stand-alone "Forza Horizon 2" expansion that is set to come out on March 27 under the title "Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious."

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  12. Rich Porter ft Gucci Mane New Hit Single 'Shut Up'Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - Feb. 26, 2015 - MIAMI -- Rich Porter, the industry's hottest new rap artists, is currently sweeping the nation & the UK with his new hit single featuring Gucci Mane, "Shut Up." The Beloit, WI native is no stranger to the music world.

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  13. MC Hammer seizes his mobile momentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    MC Hammer appeared at the Mobile Summit in Sausalito, California yesterday with John Koetsier of VentureBeat and Brian Wong of KiiP . For consumers and advertisers, the mobile space is becoming a game of moments, driven by impulse, convenience and mood.

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  14. Drake's First Toronto Concert The Subject Of Upcoming FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | 103JAMZ.com

    ... from Drake's "homecoming" concert at Toronto's Sound Academy in 2009. It also includes behind the scenes visuals. Rap-a-Lot Records CEO J. Prince and his son Jas are executive producing the film, and they're also featured in interviews detailing ...

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  15. 50 Cent says that he and Eminem had fun working together on their latest collaboration 'Champions.'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MTV

    Fif revealed to MTV News that he and Marshall collaborated on a new track called "Champions" for his Street King Immortal album, which will arrive shortly after The Best is G-Unit EP debuts on March 3. "We wrote the song in Detroit. I [went] out there and we recorded in his studio, which is his comfort zone," 50 explained.

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  16. Rap Mogul Damon Dash Facing Child Support Battle - ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Embattled rap mogul Damon Dash is reportedly facing a legal battle over outstanding child support with one of the mothers of his kids. Jay Z's former business partner blasted a lawyer named Donnell Suares on Instagram.com on Sunday , accusing the legal professional of taking "advantage of weak women".

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  17. What's It Like To Do An Obama Impression For Obama?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    Iman Crosson A.K.A. Alphacat is known for his impeccable impression of President Obama and went Huge on the Tube with his Momentous Day rap. The video was filmed after Osama Bin Laden was killed and has received more than ten million views since.

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  18. Will Smith Responds To Sony Executive's Leaked Email Criticizing Jaden & Willow SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    How do you just go there with it? Your balls ain't that big, son." 09/07/12: "I'll always have love for him.

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  19. PlayStation HEROES App Launches on PS4 TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Playstation.Blog

    Earlier this month, we announced PlayStation HEROES , a new initiative that brings PlayStation 4 owners and celebrities together to benefit some great charities, and today the official PlayStation HEROES app for PS4 is available for download on PlayStation Store. Now is your opportunity to enter for the chance to play Bungie's Destiny in-person with legendary snowboarder Shaun White in March to benefit Make-A-Wish.

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  20. Why Jamal's Coming Out On Empire Will Affect The Entire Music IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    On last night's episode of Empire , aspiring musician Jamal Lyon publicly came out during a performance at a massive industry party. It was a major moment for the character and the show, but it's also important on a much larger scale.

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