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14 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Busta Rhymes Departs Cash Money Record Label

The Touch It hitmaker has been with the company since 2011, but the hip-hop veteran has officially parted from the label, which is also home to artists such as Lil Wayne, Drake and Nicki Minaj.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Sway

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Gauntlet

Commonwealth brings hip hop and karaoke together

When Josh Mandrake moved back to Calgary from Vancouver two years ago, he noticed a gap in the city's club scene - particularly a lack of hip hop events.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

MTV

Busta Rhymes Left Cash Money Because He Didn't Want To Compromise His Vision

Busta Rhymes is prepping his 10th album, Extinction Level Event 2 , for release in the near future, but it won't arrive via his most recent label, Cash Money Records .

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Phoenix New Times

Jurassic 5 - Marquee Theatre - 7/19/2014

If having a packed house from start to finish is the benchmark for a great show, then Dilated Peoples and Jurassic 5 had a great one July 19. The Marquee Theatre was full of hip-hop heads throughout the evening, from M.C. Supernatural's opening freestyles all the way through J5's encore.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Jurassic 5, Recreational Vehicle, Marathon, Phoenix, AZ

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Billboard

J Dilla Recording Equipment Headed to the Smithsonian

J Dilla was only 32 years old when he died in 2006 , but in his too-short life, the prolific producer worked with hip-hop icons including Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, The Roots, De la Soul, Common, and A Tribe Called Quest, even earning a Grammy nomination for his work with Tribe.

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Related Topix: J Dilla, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Roots, De la Soul, A Tribe Called Quest

Thu Jul 17, 2014

FMQB

Quick Hits: Bruno Mars, Kanye West & Iggy Azalea, Busta Rhymes, The...

Bruno Mars has announced some new openers for select dates of his Moonshine Jungle World Tour , including Aloe Blacc, Bebe Rexha , and Afro/Norwegian pop duo Nico & Vinz .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, The Smashing Pumpkins

RollingStone

Busta Rhymes Opens Up About New Album 'E.L.E. 2' and Chris Lighty

It's been 16 years since Busta Rhymes released his third album E.L.E. : The Final World Front, spawning some of his biggest hits, including the Bernard Herrmann-sampling " Gimme Some More" and Janet Jackson-assisted "What's It Gonna Be?!" For his upcoming 10th album, though, the rapper returns to the contributors and post-apocalyptic themes that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Q-Tip, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Nicki Minaj releases new remix to Rae Sremmurd's song 'No Flex Zone'

Today, Nicki Minaj released a new remix featuring the viral new song by young hip hop duo Rae Sremmurd.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Slim Thug, Rap, Black Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014

HipHopDx

[Editorials] Stray Shots: The Rejuvenation Of Busta Rhymes & Eminem

This week, Busta Rhymes and Eminem turn back the clock and the CIA curiously tweets about the late, great Tupac Shakur.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Eminem, Hip-Hop, Rap, Black Entertainment, Blog News, Twitter, Opinion

Thu Jul 10, 2014

HipHopDx

[News] Busta Rhymes Details "Respectfully Competing" With Eminem On "Calm Down"

Explaining the making of his recently released Extinction Level Event 2 single with Eminem , Busta Rhymes spoke with Complex about the back-and-forth competition that yielded the song.

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AllHipHop.com

Fresco Kane - "You Can Have It"

The East St. Louis native, Fresco Kane , has Hip Hop legends taking notice of the 26-year-old with the rock star persona-from Jermaine Dupri insisting the rookie sign with his label just hours after meeting him for the first time, to Busta Rhymes contributing a raunchily righteous verse to his JD and Bryan Michael Cox -produced buzz single "Hump ... (more)

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Related Topix: East St. Louis, IL, Black Entertainment, Jermaine Dupri, Rap, Hip-Hop

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Polygon

Katamari No-Emcee album mashes up Katamari with hip-hop

Katamari No-Emcee, a new album from electronic artist Timothy Jacques aka Team Teamwork that remixes the Katamari soundtrack with hip-hop tracks, is now available from VibeDeck and SoundCloud .

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Related Topix: Team Teamwork, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Sat Jul 05, 2014

HipHopDx

[News] The Top 10 Most Popular Hip Hop Singles The Week Of 6/27/14

With the 4th of July weekend well underway, this week's Top 10 features Jeezy and Jay Z at #1 for the Atlanta rapper's latest single.

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Related Topix: Best of 2007, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Wiz Khalifa, Common

Wed Jul 02, 2014

RollingStone

Busta Rhymes Cracked a Window With His Head Upon First Hearing Eminem

"Calm Down," Busta Rhymes ' frenetic, breakneck new track from his forthcoming album Extinction Level Event 2 , finds the veteran rapper trading 60-bar verses with Eminem , whose rhymes range from the sublime to the sophomoric.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Rap, Eminem, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment

HipHopDx

[News] Eminem Was Competitive On "Calm Down," Busta Rhymes Says

The Busta Rhymes and Eminem collaboration "Calm Down," which was released this week , is a "longtime coming," according to Bus.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Plain Dealer

Busta Rhymes and Eminem, 'Girl Meets World,' 'The...

This week's playlist features "Girl Meets World," "The Skeleton Twins" and the new collaboration from Eminem and Busta Rhymes.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, House of Pain, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Jun 30, 2014

AllHipHop.com

5 & Done: Mally Stakz

Jamal "Mally Stakz" Wright is a 90's baby through-and-through. The 22-year-old performer was raised on the sounds of his mother's favorite acts from the era.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY, Lil Wayne, Pop/Rock

NME

Eminem features on new Busta Rhymes song 'Calm Down' - listen

The song is taken from Busta Rhymes' new album 'Extinction Level Event 2', the follow-up to his 1998 record 'Extinction Level Event: The Final World Front'.

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AllHipHop.com

Shots Reportedly Fired Outside Supperclub During Post BET Awards Party

It appears the BET Awards weekend ended in violence. TMZ reports the Los Angeles night spot Supperclub was hosting a party attended by Hip Hop stars Meek Mill, T-Pain, Busta Rhymes, and The Game.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Billboard

Pharrell Williams and Busta Rhymes at the BET Awards 2014

Pharrell Williams and Busta Rhymes attend the BET AWARDS '14 at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on June 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA

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