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  1. Hundreds gather at vigil for Charlie Hebdo victimsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | The Daily Herald

    ... Renzo Gracie Jiu... Read more... Suge Knight arrested for murder after hit-and-run Friday, 30 January 2015 LOS ANGELES--Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested on suspicion of murder on Friday after a... Read more... Jay-Z to snap up

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  2. Authorities review video of fatal parking lot run-inRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... of Death Row Records, one of the genre's leading labels. Knight started the label that helped solidify West Coast rap with Dr. Dre, who had been a member of the legendary group N.W.A. The label also launched the career of Snoop Dogg and had Tupac ...

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  3. Snoop Dogg keeping focus on youth football before Super BowlRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... said. Dogg, who got his career started on Suge Knight's Death Row Records label, was mum on the arrest of the former rap mogul on suspicion of killing a man in Compton by running over him with his truck. He dropped his head and stayed silent. He ...

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  4. Dueling narratives surround 'Suge' KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    This image from video shows Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight, right, walking into the Los Angeles County Sheriffs department early Friday morning Jan. 30, 2015 in connection with a hit-and-run in... . FILE - This August 2008 file photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows rap music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight.

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  5. Suge Knight arrested for murder after hit and runRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... lot in the Westwood section of L.A. With prior convictions for assault, plus parole violations and driving offences, the rap icon could face 30 years in jail if convicted of murder.

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  6. Dueling narratives surround a Sugea KnightRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | KDWN

    ... of Death Row Records, one of the genre's leading labels. Knight started the label that helped solidify West Coast rap with Dr. Dre, who had been a member of the legendary group N.W.A. The label also launched the career of Snoop Dogg and had Tupac ...

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  7. Suge Knight's Attorney: Video Exists Of Parking Lot Run-InRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Access Hollywood

    ... of Death Row Records, one of the genre's leading labels. Knight started the label that helped solidify West Coast rap with Dr. Dre, who had been a member of the legendary group N.W.A. The label also launched the career of Snoop Dogg and had Tupac ...

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  8. Two sides to story of 'Suge' Knight's deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... left. It would become an industry giant with more than $100 million in yearly revenue, built on controversial gangsta rap. In 1991, rappers Dr. Dre, center, and the D.O.C., right, leave Ruthless Records to cofound Death Row Records with Knight, ...

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  9. Dr. Dre. Reportedly NEVER Asked To Have A Peace Summit With Suge KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    Suge Knight were apparently claiming that the person that he ran over and killed with his car - Terry Carter - was bringing the former rap mogul to the set of the movie Straight Outta Compton at Dr. Dre 's because he apparently wanted to stop the beef that had existed between the two for years. But sources connected to the famed rap producer claim he "scoffed" when he heard what Suge Knight was reportedly telling people and he specifically DIDN'T want Suge on the movie's set because of the target he seems to always have on him Those close to the highest paid musician of 2014 also find it pretty convenient that the only person who apparently knew, besides Suge, about the "peace summit" is now dead.

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  10. Suge Knight arrest: Cops say hit-and-run a murder, second man injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Suge Knight got into a fight on the set of a film project in Compton, and ran over a man ... and we're told the victim is dead ... and Suge fled the scene. Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight, just weeks after delivering what appeared to be a public threat to his adversaries, is being held on a $2 million bond in Los Angeles after allegedly running over two men, killing one of them.

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  11. Big Sean provides the tracklist for 'Dark Sky Paradise' and it's a star-studded affair.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MTV

    One of this year's most anticipated rap albums, Big Sean's Dark Sky Paradise , is set to be released February 24, and we finally have its star-studded tracklist. Fans of the Big Grande romance between Ariana and Sean shouldn't worry.

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  12. In Compton, Suge Knight incidents bring dismay, angerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... got into a dispute during the filming of a commercial for "Straight Outta Compton," a biopic about N.W.A., a seminal rap group from the early days of the genre. Knight is from Compton and was heavily involved in that city's rap movement in the 1980s ...

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  13. Jack White Brings Familiar Set, Inspired Guests (Run the Jewels + Zach de la Rocha) to MSGRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Village Voice

    Jack White played Madison Square Garden on Friday, January 30. We will post live photos from the show as soon as they are made available. Run The Jewels and Jack White are unlikely bill buddies outside of a festival lineup, but the rap duo and the Third Man Records president matched each other note for note as far as intensity, engagement and all-around enthusiasm at Madison Square Garden--and the special guests they both tapped for the occasion certainly didn't hurt.

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  14. New Kids on the Block shatter Sands Bethlehem Event Center record for quickest selloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    It looks like when it comes to playing Sands Bethlehem Event Center, New Kids on the Block has "The Right Stuff." The group sold out tickets to its June 13 show with TLC and Nelly at the arena in just 45 minutes this morning, shattering the venue's record for quickest sellout, center General Manager Matt Salkowski said.

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  15. Layzie Bone Upset With Rolling Stone's Hip-Hop Greatest Hip-Hop Songs ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllHipHop.com

    ... releases new issue "The 100 Greatest Hip-Hop songs" you mean to tell me not one Bone song made there roster. SMH. First rap group with a Grammy. Over 50 mil sold worldwide and, we contributed a style and harmony that changed hip hop 4eva. They ...

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  16. Suge Knight remains stuck in a gangsta rap pastRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... "Suge" Knight founded his volatile label Death Row Records, the label's artists and crew have moved beyond gangsta rap and onto more peaceful projects. Andre "Dr. Dre" Young co-founded Beats Electronics, the headphone company and streaming service ...

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  17. Jack White Performs With Q-Tip at Sold-Out Madison Square Garden GigRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    Jack White 's sold-out gig at New York's Madison Square Garden Friday night turned into an all-star affair as the Lazaretto rocker brought out A Tribe Called Quest 's Q-Tip during the encore. On top of that, Run the Jewels , White's opening act and the duo behind Rolling Stone 's Best Rap Album of 2014 , had their own surprise guest in store for the MSG stage: Rage Against the Machine 's Zack de la Rocha.

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  18. 50 Cent Issues Public Apology To Ex-Girlfriend After Abuse AccusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vibe

    50 Cent extended the olive branch to his ex-girlfriend Tatted Up Holly after she took to Instagram to accuse the rap mogul of physical abuse. Sharing a photo of an alleged text message conversation, Holly called 50 a "manipulating women beater:" "Now ...

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  19. In Brief | Nation & World | 1-31-15Read the original story

    Yesterday | West Hawaii Today

    ... "Suge" Knight, the former music mogul who created one of hip-hop's leading labels and became the impresario of gangster rap, was arrested Friday on suspicion of hitting and killing a man with his truck and fleeing the scene of the crash near Los ...

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  20. Friend: Hit-and-run victim former label owner, youth mentorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVIA-TV El Paso

    The man whose hit-and-run death led to the arrest of former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was also a former rap label owner as well as a father figure to wayward youths and gang members, a friend said Friday. Terry Carter, 55, wasn't a product of the thug life, but he did found and own the defunct Heavyweight Records, said friend Darcell Carraway, 38. His death "will bring a lot of people together, you know, from all different walks of life, Bloods, Crips, ex-gang members, current gang members, whatever, people on the streets, foster kids, whatever the case may be," Carraway said.

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