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  1. Escape Plan 2 ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | DVD Times

    A week after the release of a sequel for a hugely popular Pixar film that was never needed, here we have another follow-up that no one ever considered asking for, let alone contemplate, given how forgettable the first film was. And if you can't get enough of old man Stallone unbelievably breaking in and out of impenetrable fortresses then you're in luck because Escape Plan 3 : Devil's Station is already in the can and ready for release.

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  2. Beat goes on: Native rappers close out Bklyn Hip Hop Festa s all-day finale concertRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Popped in: Mom and dad Indra and Lou Hakan, far left and right, stopped by the event with daughters Alyssa and Hailey while visiting Brooklyn from Missouri. Music-lovers from across the borough and beyond boogied down in Brooklyn Bridge Park on Saturday as an all-star lineup of performers closed out this year's Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival.

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  3. Chance the Rapper's album not coming this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Owatonna People's Press

    The 25-year-old rapper had teased plans to drop his hotly-anticipated follow-up to 2014's 'Coloring Book' "in time" for his headline performance at the Special Olympics anniversary concert at Northerly Island in his hometown of Chicago, Illinois, on Saturday .

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  4. Concert to acknowledge 1958 racial incident against jazz legend that occurred in P.E.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Guardian

    Local historian Jim Hornby holds up a newspaper ad for Louis Armstrong's 1958 concert in Charlottetown and a collection of the jazz legend's music. Hornby is the organizer of an event being held next week that aims to apologize for a long, unacknowledged racial incident that occurred against the musician and his band while in P.E.I. - Mitch MacDonald A concert later this month is aiming to shine a light on a long, unacknowledged racist incident that occurred in P.E.I. against one of the world's most well-known musicians.

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  5. Destiny's Child singer Williams seeks mental health helpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams says she's seeking help for the depression she has struggled with for years. Williams said in an Instagram post Tuesday that she has "sought help from a great team of health care professionals."

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  6. The X Games concerts: How extreme are they?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | City Pages

    Extreme sports and extreme music go together, and they always have. So once again this year, the X Games x-travaganza will be accompanied by a series of musical events that'll let you thrash and groove and otherwise move your body in extreme ways.

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  7. Weird Al burlesque, X Games, skateboard art: A-List 7.18-24Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | City Pages

    Now in its 78th year, the Minneapolis Aquatennial is a celebration of the city. In addition to longstanding favorites like the Torchlight Parade and the massive fireworks finale , this year's party will include yard games on Hennepin County Government Center's South Plaza and lunchtime piano performances .

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  8. Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan made it to the Forbesa 100 highest paid entertainersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Akshay Kumar landed on the 76th spot while Salman Khan bagged the 82th rank. Surprisingly, SRK couldn't make it to the list this year.

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  9. Jamie Foxx loved Taron Egerton singing Calon Lan so much he made him ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    We all know Taron Egerton can sing but on last night's episode of Tonight with Jimmy Fallon his Robin Hood co-star Jamie Foxx made him prove it. The Welsh star, who grew up on Anglesey and in Aberystwyth, is the brand new Robin Hood in the Leonardo DiCaprio-produced movie and he pleased the audience - and Foxx - with a rendition of Calon Ln. The film also features Rogue One 's Ben Mendelsohn as the Sheriff of Nottingham and Jamie Dornan as Will Scarlett.

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  10. Both Directions At Once: The Lost AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KUCI-FM Irvine

    Often "passing" is a euphemism for dying, but occasionally it is an accurate description of the transition from the corporeal to the spiritual state, and I don't mean New Jersey. Everything that follows here is a meditation on my personal experience with the music of John Coltrane, and what I believe it means.

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  11. Chaquis Maliq taps into her IT background in her new short filmRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

    Before he dipped his toe into the cinematic pool as a director and film composer, Robert Diggs was the head of some golden era hip-hop collective obsessed with Shaw Brothers films. Before scaring off the collective pantaloons of audiences with films about a clan of murderous rednecks, Robert Bartleh Cummings was sharing his sinister urges musically.

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  12. Paris Jackson Covers Up Her Tattoos & Goes For Old Hollywood Glam In Sexy Off-The-Shoulder DressRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HollywoodLife

    Paris Jackson has been steadily adding tons of tattoos to her body over the past few years. We've got the wild pic where she has them completely covered for a Hollywood glam photoshoot.

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  13. Destinya s Child singer seeks help for depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Standard

    Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams says she's seeking help for the depression she has struggled with for years. Williams said in an Instagram post Tuesday that she has "sought help from a great team of health care professionals."

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  14. Multi-genre musician Keller Williams, Wu-Tang Clan's Ghostface...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Multi-genre musician Keller Williams , who has been called a one-man jam band, will perform at Easton's OneCentreSquare, it has been announced. Williams, who for two nearly 25 years has been a popular independent artist who uses live phrase sampling and looping in a solo stage show built around him singing his compositions, will perform An Evening with Keller Williams at 7:30 p.m. Sept.

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  15. KOI-USA 2018 Announces Judging Panel for Live for Broadcast CategoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Live Design Online

    The Knight of Illumination Awards USA celebrates the achievements of international show lighting and video designers for their work in the United States, and is pleased to announce the judging panel for the Live for Broadcast category. Panel chair Jeff Ravitz comments, "I'm very lucky to have been able to assemble a stellar panel of judges.

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  16. The Midnight Hour: Tiny Desk ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | News 88.9 KNPR

    It might come as a surprise for a 1990s-era hip-hop artist and composer to deliver a sultry set of jazz fusion - one that seems better suited for midnight hours in a smoky club than late afternoon in a newsroom office - but keep in mind, the Tiny Desk itself was a surprise at its inception. After years of produced releases and jam sessions, A Tribe Called Quest's Ali Shaheed Muhammad and composer Adrian Younge formed The Midnight Hour in 2018 and released a 20-track album of the same name that bathes fans in an elixir of hip-hop, R&B and jazz.

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  17. 50 Cent wasn't making fun of Terry Crews as sexual assault victimRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    Crews spoke before members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, D.C. last month , and advocated for the Sexual Assault Survivors' Bill of Rights, which aims to provide wider protections for victims. During the hearing, the muscle-bound actor detailed the alleged attack he suffered at the hands of Hollywood agent Adam Venit at a party in 2016.

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  18. Michael McDonald on the meaning of 'Yah Mo B There' and the reasons to hate Jeff SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    Michael McDonald, the voice of blue-eyed soul ballads like "I Keep Forgettin'" and "What a Fool Believes," is back in a big way. f I hear 'Yah Mo B There' one more time, I'm gonna 'Yah Mo Burn' this place to the ground," declared Paul Rudd's electronics-store salesman character in the 2005 comedy The 40-Year-Old Virgin, as the Michael McDonald music video plays on a wall of TV screens in the background.

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  19. Teyana Taylor Talks the Importance of Legacy, Spontaneity in Marriage ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Billboard

    Teyana Taylor is the multi-hyphenate on the tip of the R&B world's tongue. Her Kanye West-produced sophomore LP, K.T.S.E .

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  20. 50 Cent Denies Mocking Terry Crews About His Sexual Assault AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Vibe

    In June 2018, 50 Cent received backlash after he openly mocked Terry Crews , whom had just testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee about his alleged sexual assault that took place at a Hollywood party. While 50's words on social media appeared to make light of the actor's allegations, the rapper was singing a much different tune during his appearance on The View on Tuesday .

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