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  1. Watch if you want, but that Suge Knighta s hit-and-run video clip is not newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The court of public opinion rarely requires proof, but more evidence has been admitted for the Suge Knight murder case. Late last night, TMZ posted blurry footage from what looks like the drive-thru of Tam's Burgers, the Compton fast food spot where hip hop mogul Suge Knight ran over two men with his pick-up truck, killing one on Jan. 29. Still deciding whether to watch it? No judgments from us, but let's be clear: This isn't news.

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  2. Kyle Kinane on Bucking the Depressed Comedian Stereotype and His New SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    Even at its most depraved, the comedy of Kyle Kinane exudes a sort of busted up Zen quality. The Midwesterner is uproarious and crass, but also curiously positive.

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  3. Dr. Dre Sued For Straight Outta ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    R&B singer Prince Phillip Mitchell says he never gave Dr. Dre or Universal Pictures to feature his music in the upcoming movie of the same name. Mitchell wants $6 million in damages outlined in a federal suit, according to The Jasmine Brand.

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  4. Suge Knight Hospitalized AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Knight was in court this morning and complained of continuing medical problems, saying he has lost about 35 pounds since being jailed for allegedly running down two men in Compton in January. He also claimed to have fired his attorneys, though they appeared in court with him this morning.

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  5. Suge Knight hospitalized for third time since arrest on murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | UPI

    Suge Knight complained of vision and comprehension problems in court Monday before he was hospitalized for the third time since his arrest on a murder charge. Knight appeared in court before Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge James Brandlin, saying he wanted to fire his attorney James E. Blatt.

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  6. Dr. Dre Reportedly Being Sued For $6 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | HipHopDx

    The '70s R&B singer claims he's been "screwed out of royalties, fees, sales and has had his reputation damaged as a result of Dre's actions." Dr. Dre is facing legal action for using the song "If It Aint Ruff" in the upcoming N.W.A movie, theJasmineBRAND reports.

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  7. N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton-Era Bodyguard Joe "KJ" Fierro Dead at 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | LA Weekly

    Joe Fierro, a bodyguard for N.W.A. who was known as KJ Mustafa, died yesterday in Pleasanton, California. He was 61. Fierro was right in the thick of things during the Compton-based gangsta rap group's most volatile years.

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  8. Sunday Supplement: A Few of My Favorite ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | American Digest

    ... he Horseshoe shrimp to friends but Triops cancriformis rather more formally) has staying power. It is almost the same now as it

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  9. 'Hard Times/Good Times': an interview wit' rapper T-RydahRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | San Francisco Bay View

    Rydah, one third of the Black Panther Fugitives rap group, is gearing up to release a solo album, produced solely by Jamil, another member of the group, this spring called "Hard Times/Good Times." The Fugitives was founded by the group members as well as the former Chief of Staff of the Black Panther Party David Hilliard and his son Doreen to speak to some of the issues facing Black and oppressed people today.

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  10. George Of The Jungle Star Makes Directorial DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Actor Christopher Showerman, who replaced Brendan Fraser as George Of The Jungle, has made his directorial debut with new film Radio America. Showerman, who also appears in the film, will produce the project with Shorris Film partner Clint Morris, who tells Wenn the film is a "touching, music-fuelled drama in the vein of La Bamba, Once, and The Commitments".

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  11. 'Straight Outta Compton' trailer #1 overview and commentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Trailer Watch is a first reaction viewing of the featured trailer where I give some light commentary and opinions on it. Trailers are a big deal, they are the first real impression a movie has on people and can have a huge impact on its success or failure which is why it is important for a studio to cut together the best possible trailer they can.

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  12. Oliver Stone's 'Snowden' Pic Adds 'Straight Outta Compton' ActorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: Lakeith Lee Stanfield , who plays Snoop Dogg in Straight Outta Compton , is segueing onscreen from hip-hop to national security. The actor and rapper has joined the cast of Snowden , Oliver Stone 's movie about the notorious NSA leaker.

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  13. Clyde Stubblefield: Samples of FunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | All About Jazz

    Every musical generation tends to put forth a handful of "star players" within any given genre. Whether it be Los Angeles ' Wrecking Crew or Motown's Funk Brothers , certain cliques of industry professionals are able to develop a coveted sound in the recording studio that resonates with producers.

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  14. Hip-Hop's Ten Best Crews of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Miami New Times

    Sure, you can be a solitary rapper, but there's strength in numbers and who doesn't want a gaggle of talented homies to have their back? Rap and hip-hop has been around since the '70's, so crews are no new thing. There've been dozens upon dozens of them, from N.W.A. and Public Enemy to the more recent groups like, A.$.A.P. Mob and Taylor Gang.

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  15. 'Amen Break' creators to receive compensation via crowdfund campaign...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    A six second drum break from The Winstons ' "Amen, Brother" is arguably the most famous "break" ever. The "Amen Break" has been sampled on countless hip hop records and, sped up and chopped up, basically became the backbone of every jungle/drum and bass record ever.

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  16. Crowd-funding Campaign Wants to Pay Back Amen Break CreatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Createdigitalmusic.com

    It's the best-known sample of all time. It might be the most-heard six seconds of sound in modern recording.

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  17. The ten best rap videos of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Denver Westword

    There's nothing like a music video to bring out the character in a song. Unfortunately, these days, music videos tend to be mostly the same, especially rap videos.

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  18. Ice Cube Calls N.W.A. Biopic 'Straight Outta Compton' a 'Real Superhero' MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Billboard

    In a recent Billboard interview, Ice Cube talks about the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton , which he says "is gonna take over 2015." Ice Cube's pitch for the movie is simple.

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  19. DJ Yella Says Suge Knight Shouldn't Have Visited N.W.A Film SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | HipHopDx

    ... that Dr. Dre and Suge Knight are not friends, DJ Yella responded, "I doubt ita I'm quite sure they're not." The N.W.A beatsmith later spoke on the status of his relationship with Suge. "No," he said when asked if he's ever had a relationship with ...

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  20. MSNBC Cancels "The Reid Report" With Host Joy ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | NewsOne

    In efforts to remedy declining ratings, MSNBC has decided to cancel some of its shows. The network recently announced that one of the shows that are on the chopping block is "The Reid Report" which featured African American political commentator Joy Reid .

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