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Jay Z And Beyonce Team Up For Summer Tour - Report

Jay Z and Beyonce are reportedly taking their talents on the road for a U.S. stadium tour this summer .

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Rap

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Buzzsugar

15 Pharrell Hits You Didn't Even Know He Made

Yes, everyone knows that Pharrell Williams was a producer before he started getting us all dancing with "Happy," but you may be shocked to know that he had a hand in some of the biggest songs of the '90s and early 2000s.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Justin Timberlake, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, No Doubt, Kelis, R-N-B

The Huffington Post

Nas On Jay Z Battle: 'Hip-Hop Changed After It'

Nas brought Jay Z out on stage at Coachella last weekend, but 10 years ago both men were engaged in one of hip-hop's most famous rap battles.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Nas, Celebrities, Hip-Hop, New York, Illmatic

HipHopDx

[News] Dana Dane: "Illmatic" Passed Baton From Rakims & Big Daddy Kanes To Nas, Biggie, Jay Z

Exclusive: "Nas, Dana Dane says, "is one of the greatest storytellers" and that "Illmatic" set up what Eminem and Biggie did.

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

Daily Mail

Beyonce and Jay Z celebrate their fabulous lives with a brunch at Venice hotspot

Boston remembers: Three families whose loved ones perished in marathon bombings attend somber wreath laying ceremony on one year anniversary of deadly attack 'Roses are red, violets are blue.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Venice, CA

HipHopDx

[News] Rolling Stone Names Top 50 Things At Coachella 2014

Rolling Stone lists items featuring Chance the Rapper, OutKast, Kid Cudi and Nas and Jay Z among its list of "50 Best Things We Saw at Coachella 2014."

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Outkast, Hip-Hop, Rap, Nas, Celebrities, N.E.R.D.

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Mail

Cameron Diaz plays Miss Hannigan as out-of-touch nag in new Annie trailer

The royal re-modelling of Miss Middleton: The red suit may be exactly the same but a host of subtle differences show just how much Kate has changed in just three years Pictured in their mugshots: The disgraced South Carolina politician, 51, and his 22-year-old 'girlfriend' whose pregnancy scare appears in Southern Charm Is this the worst Twitter ... (more)

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Related Topix: South Carolina, Twitter, Startups, Facebook, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Rap

Daily Mail

Beyonce and Jay-Z grab Sunday brunch in Venice following their...

'Perpetually slim' mother hid SEVEN pregnancies from husband and three older kids before 'giving birth at home, strangling the babies and wrapping them in towels hidden in the garage' Cheerleader, 18, who was secretly filmed in her bedroom by her father reveals she has FORGIVEN him and she even encouraged her mom not to file for divorce Boy's HEAD ... (more)

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Venice, CA

HipHopDx

[News] Kevin Gates Lists Eminem & Tupac Among His Top 5 Emcees

"I always gravitated towards up north music," Gates says in an interview with Rolling Stone .

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Related Topix: Eminem, Rap, Celebrities, Tupac, The Notorious B.I.G., Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Stuff.co.nz

The magic of Coachella

So much so that I had to buy my tickets at 5am, hunched over a laptop in the dark to be here in the Colorado desert, nearly a year later.

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Related Topix: Outkast, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Busta Rhymes, Celebrities, Rap, Snoop Dogg

Hellomagazine.com

Coachella 2014: Beyonce's surprise appearance, plus highlights

Beyonc Knowles made a surprise appearance at Coachella Music Festival 2014, joining her younger sister Solange on stage for the event's first weekend.

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Related Topix: Coachella, CA, Indio, CA, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Nas, Entertainment

Silicon Alley Insider

Ed Sheeran covered Beyonce 's hit song "Drunk in Love" while promoting his new album on the Elvis Duran Z100 Morning Show Friday morning.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Rap, Taylor Swift

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Hot new Hip Hop artist Vanessa Mullings opens for Black Sheep

The Tribeca Film festival opens this week with "Time is Illmatic", a documentary that, according to the film's website, "delves deep into the making of hip hop artist Nas' 1994 debut album, "illmatic", and the social conditions that influenced its creation."

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

The Washington Post

At Echostage, Rick Ross signals a shift

Rick Ross's best-known accessory isn't whatever chain he's rocking on any given day, his extravagant designer shades, or even his lush, perfectly manicured beard: It's his giant, majestic, tattooed belly.

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

SFGate

Jay Z, Beyonce surprise Coachella crowd

Coachella has always highlighted a tradition of artists playing with special surprise guests.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Dance, Daft Punk, Pop/Rock, Electronic, Nelly, N.E.R.D., Entertainment

Switched

Beyonce Joins Solange During Her Coachella Set, Plus More Of The Fesival's All-Star Day 2 Cameos

Beyonce performs with her sister Solange Knowles during day 2 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2014, in Indio, Calif.

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Related Topix: Coachella, CA, Indio, CA, Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Nas

MTV

Jay Z Joins Nas, And More Ways Coachella Day 2 Was Full Of Surprises

Nas, Pharrell and Solange made sure to reward fans for braving wicked winds at Saturday's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival , trotting out a guest list that reads like a who's who of popular music.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Rap, Nas

Vibe

Watch: Nas Brings Out Jay Z At Coachella 2014

Nas continued the celebration of the 20th anniversary of his debut Illmatic last night at Day 2 of the 2014 Coachella Music & Arts Festival.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Nas, Illmatic, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

AllHipHop.com

Nas Brings Out Jay Z During Coachella 2014 Performance

Nas and Jay Z will forever be linked together in Hip Hop history thanks to the legendary rap battle that saw two of the culture's greatest artists facing off.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Nas, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Television, Publishing, Media, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Daily Beast

Why the Five-Percenters Hate YouBy Daniel Genis

After Jay-z wore a medallion linked to the obscure 5 Percenter religion, best known through prison stories an hip hop songs, we give you some background on the group and its beliefs.

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Related Topix: Prison, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Rap

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