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  1. Azealia Banks 'to make her film debut in Coco'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ContactMusic.com

    The 23-year-old rap star - who's perhaps best known for a series of feuds with a number of other celebrities, including Iggy Azalea and Pharrell Williams - will feature alongside Common and Jill Scott in the new movie directed by RZA, of the iconic hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan. In the movie, Azealia will play an aspiring rapper who stalls her hip-hop career in order to finish college to satisfy her parents, Deadline reports.


  2. 50 Cent's Boxing Company SMS Promotions Files For BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Despite putting on an event a few weeks back on May 15, SMS says that it has between $100,000 and $500,000 in debts, according to court documents filed in Connecticut that have since been obtained by TMZ. Although the organization has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, Fif' made the decision to file in order to reorganize and come back stronger.


  3. 50 Cent's boxing company files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    The In Da Club rapper formed the sports business in 2012 and signed big names including then-undefeated champion Yuriorkis Gamboa, James Kirkland and Olympic medalist Andre Dirrell. However, TMZ reported that the company filed for Chapter 11 on May 25 in Connecticut.


  4. Kid Rock coming to the AMP Sept. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... made a name for himself as a hip hop artist associated with the Insane Clown Posse in the early 90s. He broke out with a rap/rock hybrid album in the late 90s called Devil Without a Cause that featured hits like Bawitdaba , Cowboy and Only God Knows ...


  5. 50 Cent's Lawyers Want Defamation Trial Moved Due To Bankruptcy FilingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    The In Da Club star is being sued by Lastonia Leviston, who shares a son with rival rapper Rick Ross, amid allegations 50 Cent is responsible for leaking her sex tape with her then-boyfriend Maurice Murray in 2009. 50 Cent had apparently edited the video in an attempt to embarrass Ross, blurring Murray's face and inserting an image of himself into the footage, while Leviston's features remained visible.


  6. A$AP Rockya s New Album: A.L.L.ARead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... Duo or Group, MTV Video Music Award Japan for Best Hip-Hop Video, and nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Rap Song. The album also featured the rambunctious "Wild For The Night" (featuring Skrillex & Birdy Nam Nam), which won a mtvU Woodie Award ...


  7. Snoop Dogg and Iron Chef Morimoto Collaborate at BottleRockRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    ... blog . We are essentially throwing a world-class food and wine festival within a world-class music festival." Snoop may rap, DJ (he spins under the alias Snoopadelic), or perform a combination of the two as Morimoto cooks. BottleRock takes place at ...


  8. New Music Video 'I Got Dollaz' by HydroVigRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... writes, & choreographs music for several artists under his direction as well. Specializing in several genres of music; Rap, Gangsta Rap, Pop, Hip-Hop, & R&B to name a few, HydroVig recently Signed a global distribution deal with Tiffany Gaines' SS ...


  9. Snoop Dogg, other BotttleRock artists become chefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    It's all part of that Napa Valley branding of food, wine and music that's become the BottleRock Music Festival, said Dave Graham, CEO of Lattitude 38, the company producing the three-day extravaganza at the Napa Expo that runs Friday through Sunday. Though the headline heavy hitters - Imagine Dragons, Gwen Stefani and No Doubt, and Robert Plant - may be the big stage attractions, the combo plate of celebs, athletes and top chefs debut during a break in the musical action on the Williams-Sonoma Stage.


  10. My PhilosophyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Stranger

    As always, West Coast rap will help. Oakland's sons Yukmouth and Numskull , known the world over as Luniz , are coming to the Crocodile on Thursday, May 28. It's high time, seeing as "I Got 5 on It" turns 20 years old this week.


  11. Hip hop artist MicahTron finds a political voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... take-no-prisoners raps. Among the most frequent adjectives used to describes the MicahTron sound (a mix of old school rap and new school beats) is "clubby," one she hasn't shied away from while booking festival and nightspot gigs. But now, the SF ...


  12. Shaquille O'Neal lifts Chris Webber as part of his workout routineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sporting News

    O'Neal ran out of weights while working out, so he called in fellow TNT analyst Chris Webber for an assist. "Shaq Diesel" is still showing off the strength at age 43. Should he add Vlade Divac to his next round of seated cable rows?


  13. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Power 105.1 FM

    "SMS Promotions, LLC, a boxing promotion company owned by Curtis Jackson, a/k/a 50 Cent, today announced that it has filed for relief under chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. The filing allows the company to reorganize in an effort to protect its investment in worldwide boxing promotion and a promising stable of talented, young fighters.


  14. BOXING: 50 Cent, Akon, Derek Stevens at DLVECRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    It was a knockout night at The D Las Vegas with great boxing match-ups at the adjacent Downtown Las Vegas Events Center. Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson and Akon sat ringside Friday night with The D owner Derek Stevens and his wife, Nicole, flanked by the two music stars.


  15. 2015 MDW photos: Method Man and Redman host at Foxtail in SLSRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Legendary hip-hop icons Method Man and Redman delivered an epic performance at Foxtail Nightclub in SLS Las Vegas on Thursday night to kick off Memorial Day Weekend. The dynamic duo took the stage around 1 a.m. and performed classic hits to a sold-out crowd, hyping up fans with their original rhymes and hard-hitting beats.


  16. A$AP Rocky enlists Kanye West, Lil Wayne for psychedelic sophomore albumRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... made his previous effort so engaging out the window. On "At. Long. Last. A$AP," Boastful club anthems and crossover pop-rap are replaced by exotic instrumentation, vocal effects and samples. It goes a long way in showcasing Rocky's diversity as an ...


  17. Queen Latifah Gives Lip Sync Battle Host LL Cool J a Taste Of His Own ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    Queen Latifah may be going up against Marlon Wayans on Lip Sync Battle this Thursday, but really she's looking at someone else at the bar - host LL Cool J ! The singer/actress/talk show host returned to her rap roots for her performance by taking on LL's classic Rock The Bells ! The Queen even donned LL's classic track suit for the complete package - though she opted for a slick Fedora over the signature Kangol.


  18. The Prodigy Announce UK Tour With Public EnemyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    The rap legends will be joining The Prodigy as they embark on an arena tour of the Britain and Ireland in November. Fresh from the chart-topping success of their new album The Day Is My Enemy , The Prodigy have announced details of an arena tour this autumn, and they've announced some very special guests as their support act - rap legends Public Enemy ! The dance-rock legends, who helped to define the electronic music scene in Britain in the '90s, will be hitting the road on November 24th at Nottingham's Capital FM Arena before covering major cities in Britain plus the Irish capital, stopping off in Newcastle, Manchester, Sheffield, Dublin, Belfast and Birmingham before finishing off at Wembley Arena in London on December 4th.


  19. Ohio Senate may ask Major League Baseball to reinstate Pete Rose,...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Aurora Advocate

    The Ohio Senate launched deliberations May 26 on a resolution urging Major League Baseball to reinstate Pete Rose and allow his consideration for induction into the Hall of Fame. Comparable bipartisan resolutions have been offered in both chambers of the legislature, in advance of this year's All-Star Game, set for July in Cincinnati, Rose's hometown.


  20. Red Bull Music Academy Goes Out With Arthur Russell and a BangRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Paper Magazine

    Yes, the folks at the Red Bull Music Academy are always ready to party. But they're also willing to keep everything in perspective by putting together great events that take a look at the history of New York City nightlife.