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Jay-Z , Kanye West , LL Cool J , who's missing? According to Russell Simmons it's Shaquille O'neal because the Hip Hop pioneer tells TMZ Sports he "wishes" he'd have signed Shaq to a record deal back in the day.
4 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record
Alfreda Evans asked Judge Michael Traynor to forgo leniency for the man responsible for the murder of her brother Eric Felder in June 2011.
8 hrs ago | Vibe
It's been over a year since Jay Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail caused a ruckus. Selling a million copies to Samsung users before it touched the masses, Hov's twelfth studio effort shared a glimpse into his studio sessions with Timbaland and Swizz Beatz via Samsung commercials that were in heavy rotation last summer.
Rapper DMX lost his mind on a popular Orlando thrill ride, and a camera captured all of the hilarious action.
Royce Da 5'9, who helped organize this year's Total Slaughter, says no one can defeat his Bad Meets Evil partner, Eminem.
Eminem and Rihanna are gearing up for their joint, three-city Monster Tour, which will visit Slim Shady's hometown of Detroit, among other places.
Australian rap star Iggy Azalea is broadening her talents, making a cameo appearance in the upcoming film Fast & Furious 7 .
Rapper LUDACRIS will be honored with the President's Award at the Broadcast Music, Inc. R&B/Hip-Hop Awards in Los Angeles next month .
Released: Jun 10, 2014 Genre: Thrash Metal, Rap Metal, Crossover Thrash Label: Sumerian Records Number Of Tracks: 14 Body Count's first album in eight years showcases the rap/thrash metal fusion that once made them famous and successful.
Aldis Hodge has been cast as MC Ren and Neil Brown Jr. as DJ Yella in Universal Pictures' N.W.A biopic, "Straight Outta Compton."
Beastie Boys' Mike D recently spoke on the passing of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac during an interview with Vanity Fair .
Jadakiss recently revealed plans for his solo effort, Top 5, Dead Or Alive, and The Lox's We Are The Streets 2. " Top 5, Dead Or Alive will probably drop first because of contractually obligations with Def Jam," Jadakiss says in an interview with XXL .
But our mea culpa wasn't enough for CWG reader AsymptoticUnlimited who had to rub it in by penning a song parody.
Justin Timberlake doesn't need an opening act. The pop superstar had the Palace of Auburn Hills all to himself Monday night, sharing it only with a sold-out crowd of around 15,000 fans and his 15-piece band, the Tennessee Kids.
Surrender Nightclub welcomes back hip-hop star Lil Jon as the "Turn Down For What" hit-maker takes over the turntables for a special mid-week "Surrender Your Wednesdays" set at the nightlife hot spot.
Eminem talks about how he's preparing to release "The Slim Shady LP" and 50 Cent recalls entering the music game under Jam Master Jay's wing.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 02:51 pm
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