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  1. Jay Z bringing 'Made In America' festival to Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Hot995.com

    Jay Z's "Made In America" music festival is coming to Los Angeles. The rap mogul joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and other officials Wednesday for the official announcement.

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  2. John Singleton's 'Tupac' Goes to Open RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | /film

    ... the son of Black Panther Party activists, and follows him through music and movie stardom, the East Coast / West Coast rap wars of the '90s, and his death by shooting at age 25 in 1996. The picture has been in the works for a few years already. In ...

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  3. Reports: Rapper severs penis, jumps from buildingRead the original story

    18 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    A member of the rap group Northstar severed his own penis and jumped off a North Hollywood apartment building early this morning, TMZ is reporting.

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  4. Andre Johnson: Wu-Tang affiliated rapper cuts off penis, jumps off balconyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... Medical Center for treatment. The reasons for his actions are not known at this time. Johnson is a member of a rap group named Northstar that was discovered by the Wu-Tang Clan out in Long Beach, California. It is with this group that Johnson ...

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  5. Northstar Rapper Christ Bearer severs penis, jumps from building, report saysRead the original story

    25 min ago | Pasadena Star-News

    A member of the rap group Northstar severed his own penis and jumped off a North Hollywood apartment building early this morning, TMZ is reporting.

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  6. At Tribeca Film Festival, Directors Discuss Shooting in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Atmosphere at the NY Filmmaker Party during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at City Hall restaurant on April 15 in New York.

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  7. Rockin' and rolling joints: Your 4/20 concert guide for Boulder, DenverRead the original story

    38 min ago | Colorado Daily

    Alex Botwin, aka Paper Diamond, will play the Ogden Theatre on the eve of 4/20. Actually that sounds so right, but you'd be missing out on some excellent concerts.

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  8. Rapper reportedly survives self-mutilation, suicide attemptRead the original story

    54 min ago | KTVU Oakland

    ... name Christ Bearer, jumped from a Los Angeles balcony Wednesday, according to police. Andre Johnson, a member of the rap group Northstar, severed his penis and jumped from a Los Angeles apartment building early Wednesday, according to police and ...

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  9. Outkast Reunites & Ignites California Music FestRead the original story

    56 min ago | The Afro American Newspaper

    ... hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year. The rap duo headlined the first night of the music festival Friday in Indio, Calif., performing well-known hits such as "Hey Ya!," ...

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  10. Rapper Affiliated With Wu-Tang Clan Severs Own Penis, Jumps Off Balcony in Suicide AttemptRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Genesee Country Express

    ... were not involved, and that Johnson gave no warning before dismembering himself and leaping from the balcony. Johnson's rap group, Northstar, was founded by members of Wu-Tang Clan . It is unclear whether doctors will attempt to reattach his penis. ...

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  11. Nas Is Forever the IllestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | OC Weekly

    ... [Nas] won't be because of Illmatic ." The album came at a pivotal moment, as 1994 was the sunset for the golden age of rap. As the intro to Born to Use Mics asks, was Illmatic the beginning of the end or an exclamation point? One thing that's for ...

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  12. [News] 50 Cent Calls Puff Daddy's "Big Homie" Record "Garbage"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | HipHopDx

    During an interview with Baltimore's 92Q Jams , 50 Cent gave credit to fellow artist Puff Daddy for remaining relevant in music for so long, but also revealed that the Bad Boy Records founder doesn't have any music that anyone would want to hear.

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  13. [News] Forbes Names "Hip Hop's Wealthiest Artists 2014"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HipHopDx

    Puff Daddy tops the list of "The Forbes Five: Hip Hop's Wealthiest Artists 2014," which was released today .

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  14. [News] Big Hutch On "Illmatic": Nas Bridged Lyrical Depth, HardnessRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HipHopDx

    Big Hutch has produced with Dr. Dre and produced material for such artists as Tupac and his own group, Above The Law.

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  15. Nicholson seeks sewerage along U.S. 441Read the original story

    1 hr ago | MainStreetNews.com

    For $3 million to $3.5 million, Nicholson could have a sewer collection system along the U.S. 441 corridor, providing opportunities for commercial development and providing relief for Benton Elementary and possibly some of the East Jackson schools.

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  16. Rapper Cuts Off His D**k And Jumps Off His Balcony! For Real! Gruesome Details HERERead the original story

    1 hr ago | Perez Hilton

    ... jumping off a balcony in what appears to be a failed suicide attempt. Other members (ew, not that kind of member) of his rap group Northstar were hanging out on the balcony of an apartment some of them live in when he abruptly cut his junk off and ...

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  17. [Singles] Kurupt - "Octopus"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | HipHopDx

    Here is the second single off Tha Advocate and Ballerstatus presents "Digital Dynasty 30" Hosted by Kurupt. Track produced by Big Duke of Psycho Realm.

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  18. [News] Article Discusses Whether "Internet Killed The Video Star"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HipHopDx

    The story discusses the emergence of MTV's TRL and BET's 106 & Park. "TRL has since gone the way of the dodo, and the hype and emphasis on music videos has gone down considerably in the past decade, which leads us to ask, did the Internet kill the video star?" the story says.

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  19. [Videos] DX Daily - Top Hip Hop Headlines Of 4/16/14Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | HipHopDx

    In today's DX Daily, the Hip Hop albums sales are in, Jay Z brings his music festival to L.A., and DX shares a list of little known facts about Nas' "Illmatic."

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  20. Beyonce & Jay Z: You Should Totally Tour Together This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HollywoodLife

    Beyonce and Jay Z, a new report claims that you will be joining forces for an epic summer tour - and I totally think you should do it! Here's why.

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