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Apple said Friday it closed its $3 billion deal for Beats, the high-end audio equipment and streaming music service, a tie-up that could allow the iPhone maker to reach new audiences.
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Chris Pratt, star of the expected summer blockbuster "Guardians of the Galaxy," told People that the birth of his premature son in 2012 had caused him and his wife, actress Anna Faris, to pray a great deal.
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TRIBUNE Korn will join Body Count, Avenged Sevenfold, Asking Alexandria, Trivium and more at the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Saturday at the Pavilion at Montage Mountain.
Actor and music artist LL Cool J, left, with Russell Simmons at the juvenile detention section of Rikers Island jail A group of young people at a New York City jail complex got some words of encouragement from hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and actor and musician LL Cool J. The pair visited Riker's Island's juvenile detention centre to mark the ... (more)
Kevin Gates, who brings his "By Any Means' tour to the Crocodile Friday, Aug. 1, has an average-sounding name, but the Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based artist has become one of the leading voices from one of the central states in Southern rap since breaking out with last year's "The Luca It's a strong, 22-track collection of trunk-rattling beats and ... (more)
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.
Alfreda Evans asked Judge Michael Traynor to forgo leniency for the man responsible for the murder of her brother Eric Felder in June 2011.
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 .
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 12:01 pm
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