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3 hrs ago | 411mania.com

411 Music Fact or Fiction 04.25.14: Wu-Tang Ban

I'm your host, Joseph Lee. This week we have Tony Acero against Sean Walker : FICTION .

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Related Topix: Music!, Wu-Tang, Rap, Black Entertainment, Celebrities, Hip-Hop, RZA, Raekwon, Music, Entertainment

8 hrs ago | Trend Hunter Magazine

Lyrical Hip-Hop Totes - These Kolloquial Totes are a Way Back Play-Back

Kolloquial's line of lyrical totes is not for the casual rap listener. If your only knowledge of Jay-Z is your ability to quote the chorus of '99 problems,' then you probably don't have enough street cred to rock one of these bags.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Snoop Dogg, Tupac

12 hrs ago | AllHipHop.com

Beyonce Appears On TIME's "100 Most Influential...

The Earth's population is roughly 8 billion people and TIME magazine has once again narrowed that down to "The 100 Most Influential People".

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Rap

16 hrs ago | WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Beyonc Tops "Time" Magazine's 2014 '100 Most Influential People' List

Since hitting the world stage as a member of Destiny's Child, music superstar Beyonc Knowles has shattered album records, won Grammys, secretly recorded and released a surprise album on iTunes, married a fellow music superstar -- Jay Z -- and become a mother, to Blue Ivy.

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17 hrs ago | HipHopDx

[Editorials] Billionaire Minds: The Race To Become Rap's First Billionaire

In the race to amassing this new statement of ultimate Rap prosperity, between Diddy, Kanye West, Jay Z, 50 Cent, Pitbull & Nicki Minaj, there will be only one winner.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, 50 Cent, Opinion

22 hrs ago | Eugene Weekly

Bubbly Bombadil

Bombadil's quirky 2013 release Metrics of Affection defies expectations from the start - sounding more like British Invasion pop from the '60s than contemporary indie rock from North Carolina.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, North Carolina Government, Pop/Rock, The Kinks, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Michael Stipe, Music, Entertainment

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Bradenton.com

John Legend performs at Van Wezel in Sarasota

John Legend has done that. From his beginnings as a collaborator with high-profile artists as Jay-Z and Alicia Keys, singer/keyboardist Legend has gone on to phenomenal success as a solo performer and R&B songwriter It's been just eight years since legend won the Best New Artist Grammy Award, one of two he won in 2006.

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Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Grammy Awards, Music!, Music

The Stranger

Western Blackness

His debut album, They Die by Dawn & Other Short Stories , dropped last July, and it contains tracks that have the intensity and high drama of a big-budget Hollywood flick.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby, Mario Van Peebles

HipHopDx

[News] Complex Ranks 90 Best Rap Albums of 1990s

Complex ranked the 90 best Rap albums of the 1990s in a recent list. The publication ranks Nas' Illmatic the greatest of the decade.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Nas, Illmatic, Celebrities, Hip-Hop, Dr. Dre

Norwalk Citizen News

New book provides backstage pass to rock history

This book cover image released by Riverhead shows "There Goes Gravity: A Life in Rock and Roll," by Lisa Robinson.

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Related Topix: Mick Jagger, Pop/Rock, Journalism, New York, The Rolling Stones, The Clash, Punk, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Entertainment

Chicago Sun-Times

An Appreciation of Jay-Z's '99 Problems' on Its Tenth Anniversary

With camerawork and editing that allows us to truly enjoy the footwork of its stars, "Make Your Move" is a vibrant, fun dance movie.

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News Talk Florida

iHeartRadio Music Awards

NBC and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment present the first-ever iHeartRadio Music Awards, which will be televised live on NBC from the historic Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Justin Timberlake, Hip-Hop, Dance, R-N-B, Rihanna, Imagine Dragons, Rap, Black Entertainment

Daily Mail

Beyonce and Jay-Z return to their meat-free ways as they head to favourite vegan restaurant

But it looks like Jay-Z and Beyonce don't need a challenge to go back to cruelty-free eating.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Life, Food, Vegan, Science / Technology, Apple, Laptops/Notebooks

The Village Voice

Jay Z Once Wrote a Song for Bugs Bunny

As we continue the transition to digital media in the modern age, one thing we've lost is liner notes.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, The Weather Girls, Pop/Rock, Will Smith, Hip-Hop, Music, Entertainment

Tue Apr 22, 2014

HipHopDx

[Videos] DX Daily - Jay Z's Alleged Extorter, RZA & Raekwon, Nicki Minaj's Rap Return

In today's edition of DX Daily , Chauncey Mahan denies allegations that he attempted to extort millions of dollars from Jay Z. Mahan, who is accused of requesting a $100,000 "storage" fee for holding the masters to In My Lifetime Vol.

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Related Topix: Music!, Wu-Tang, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Raekwon, RZA

Examiner.com

Producer Chauncey Mahan Allegedly Extorts $100,000 from Hip Hop Mogul Jay Z

Police recently arrested former Jay Z producer Chauncey Mahan for allegedly attempting to extort $100,000 from the Hip Hop mogul, in exchange for master recordings containing some of the rapper's biggest hits.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Roc, Alternative

Spin

Drake on Jay Z: He's 'Somewhere Eating a Fondue Plate'

If Drake's recent hiring as ESPYs host was any indication, the rapper loves sports; so much so that he was named a Global Ambassador for his home team, the Toronto Raptors.

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OhNoTheyDidnt

Nicki Minaj focusing on rap music and not crazy outfits for new album

The "Nicki Minaj is returning to her hip-hop roots" narrative is already in high gear, even though Minaj has yet to officially release a track from her forthcoming album The Pink Print .

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Nicki Minaj, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Rap

RTE.ie

Jay Z won't attend Kanye's wedding - report

Rapper and record producer Jay Z won't be attending Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding, according to a report.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Rap, Wedding, Kim Kardashian, Hot Chicks

Examiner.com

Demi Lovato is a nominee and presenter at 2014 iHeartRadio Music Awards

Demi Lovato is set to make an appearance as a presenter at the first annual iHeartRadio Music Awards , which will take place on May 1, 2014, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, The X Factor, Dance, R-N-B, Rihanna, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Drake, Blake Shelton, Country, Justin Timberlake, Rap, Black Entertainment

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