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In this Nov. 5, 2012 file photo, Jay-Z performs at the grassroots rally in support of President Barack Obama at the Nationwide Arena, in Columbus, Ohio.
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Jay Z easily led Grammy Award nominations announced Friday with nine, but left-of-center rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took many of the major nominations.
Daily Times Monitor Beyonce and Jay Z are eliminating meat and animal products from their diets until Christmas, the rapper revealed via his Life + Times blog on Tuesday, E! News reports.
New York Daily News Yankees beat writer Mark Feinsand joined Boomer & Craig for a few minutes this morning to fill us all in on what he's learned with regard to the contract negotiations between the Seattle Mariners and those representing Robinson Cano.
Rapper Ja Rule attends the premiere of Overture Films' 'Brooklyn's Finest at AMC Lincoln Square Theater on March 2, 2010 in New York City.
Justin Bieber's 10-weekly single release series, dubbed 'Music Mondays,' will end with another collaboration -- this time, with budding Chicago MC Chance The Rapper.
Several figures in the rap community, including Busta Rhymes , LL Cool J, Q-Tip and Troy Ave, paid homage to Mandela on social media.
1992: Ice Cube became the first hard-core rapper to have an album make its debut at number one on the "Billboard" album chart, with "The Predator."
Biggie 's friends and proteges referred to themselves as the Junior M.A.F.I.A. and Rick Ross is a self-proclaimed "Don."
According to the Metro , Atkins said: "He wrote all them love songs and still don't know how to treat a b**ch... We spent ten-plus years building our marriage but it only took him two to decide he'd rather suck a d**k than be with his wife."
This week's B Side cover story is about Houston Rap , a new photo book on the hip-hop scene in the biggest city in the state where everything is bigger.
When you have a catalog of work as deep as Jay Z 's, there's bound to be debate among rap fans.
Hip hop music , which is more popularly known as rap, seems like it has been around forever.
The Stones' 1969 single "Honky Tonk Women" is one of 17 tracks earning induction, while Harrison's 1970 three-disc set "All Things Must Pass" and U2's 1987 classic "The Joshua Tree" are also being recognized.
One Direction's "Midnight Memories" debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart this week with 546,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
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