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  1. How Will Smith handles racism in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Will Smith may be one of the world's highest-paid actors, but the star still has experienced racism in his vaunted career. The actor recently sat down with fellow actors Michael Caine, Benicio Del Toro, Joel Edgerton,Samuel L. Jackson and Mark Ruffalo, as part of Smith made a distinction between prejudice and racism.


  2. Hip hop legend on what's fake and what's real in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNN

    At a time when the culture and history of African Americans were severely underrepresented in the media and in education, hip hop artists like Lawrence Parker, known by his stage name KRS-One , changed the game for many in the 1980s. "When I came out with my music at that time there was a major crack cocaine epidemic in New York," the Bronx rapper, who just released a new album , told CNN.


  3. A year after arriving, Thomas Dolby sees optimism in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Dolby began teaching local elementary and middle school students earlier this month how to write, record and produce hip-hop music. And on Friday, Dolby will join the local Talking Heads cover band Psycho Killers at Baltimore Soundstage. An ...


  4. Ne-Yo to Celebrate New Year at Fox TheatreRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Three-time GRAMMY Award-winner and multiplatinum singer, songwriter, producer, and actor NE-YO announced a "New Year Celebration" with special guest Jeremih at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, January 2 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Monday, November 30 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, The Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy at all Ticketmaster locations and Ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call 745-3000 .


  5. Famous people who were refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Albert Einstein and his family immigrated to the U.S. after escaping Nazi Germany during the rise of Hitler in 1932. Some who managed to escape their war-torn nations - most of whom finding refuge in America - went on to become the most popular singers, actors and politicians of their time.


  6. Will Smith considers a future in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    The "Men in Black" and "Independence Day" star, in an interview on Hollywood Reporter's "Awards Chatter" podcast , says as he looks at the political landscape, "I think that there might be a future out there for me. They might need me out there."


  7. One-of-a-kind, secret Wu-Tang Clan album sold for millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UPI

    Legendary hip-hop group the Wu-Tang Clan have reportedly auctioned off their one-of-a-kind secret album, Once Upon A Time In Shaolin for millions. Online auction house Paddle8 completed the sale to a "private American collector," according to Forbes after a sale was agreed upon in May. Contracts and legal protections for the record took months to complete as the new owner is contractually bound from releasing the music commercially for 88 years.


  8. Extra Sarah Millican dates at Newcastle to go on sale THE one South...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    THE one South Shields woman you're likely to see pacing the streets with a notebook and pen is stand-up Sarah Millican, who will be sourcing more material for her sell-out shows while touring with current show Outsider. Millican is renowned for her work ethic, something she attributes to her father, and regularly makes notes about everyday events and conversations - even the most intimate ones with husband, Gary Delaney.


  9. Vic Mensa Was On The Front Line Of Chicago Protests Over Police Killing Of Laquan McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MTV

    On Tuesday night, a graphic video that shows a white police officer shooting a 17-year-old black teen to death was released to the public. The shooting took place in October 2014, but the officer, Jason Van Dyke, was not charged with first degree murder for the death of Laquan McDonald - who was shot 16 times in the incident - until last night, shortly before the public release of the video.


  10. YG Talks West Coast Hip Hop Market and Overcoming HatersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 957jamz.com

    YG's My Krazy Life album was critically acclaimed and he believes helped put West Coast rap back on the scene. "In preparation for the upcoming project, YG was the subject of a cover story for The Fader.


  11. Lonely Thanksgiving: A (triumphant!) Salute to Loneliness PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Home Page tampabay.com

    Fortunately, some people actually get that experience. But many others don't. Maybe you and your family live in totally different states.


  12. Adele and Jimmy Fallon's Band The Roots Perform 'Hello' [WATCH]Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Externals

    Adele's appearance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon yielded so many wonderful things. From a great interview between Adele and Jimmy telling each other how much they love the other, to a hysterical round of "Box of Lies," and now, to this gorgeous rendition of "Hello" with backing music by Fallon's band The Roots.


  13. Wu-Tang Clan's one-of-a-kind album sells for millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    All of the surviving members of the Wu-Tang Clan have contributed music to 'Once Upon a Time in Shaolin.' Back in March, legendary rap super-group Wu-Tang Clan announced an album was in the works, but it would take at least 88 years for the general public to hear it.


  14. 'Dancing With the Stars': No surprise -- Bindi Irwin wins it allRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Breckenridge American

    She knew how to get along with kangaroos and crocodiles but didn't dance. However, when Bindi Irwin was paired with Derek Hough for Season 21 of "Dancing With the Stars," her enthusiasm and willingness to try just about anything provided the energy and spark that he needed to create beautiful designs in dance.


  15. Savage Souls drop 'Mad Men' videoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

    Local hip-hop trio Savage Souls dropped a new video this week for "Mad Men," a track off the Sword Gang EP. After getting booted from their first location mid-video by the Charleston PD, the guys decided to build a green screen studio at Red Jesus Studios, a.k.a. the home of the group's Kae G The Original Seed.


  16. Review: 'Creed' reminds us why we loved original 'Rocky'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... is set in the city we know but others don't - bustling, diverse, cosmopolitan, though one that's traded doo-wop for hip-hop. "Creed" also restores the intimate scope (95 minutes!) and emotional scale of the original "Rocky," before the series gave ...


  17. Pier 1 Imports Takes the Holidays to New Heights with Unparalleled Pop-Up ExperiencesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    To bring the life-sized, pop-up book to life, Pier 1 Imports transformed an open New York City storefront in SoHo into "Pier 1 Imports: Christmas Pop-Up Storybook." At this immersive event, people will walk through a storybook to discover magical scenes and colorful vignettes from some of Pier 1 Imports' favorite Christmas style stories, including Plaid Tidings, Frosted Noel, Home Sweet Holiday and Champagne Shimmer.


  18. Download Waka Flocka Flame Flockaveli 1.5Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stereogum

    Five years later, we still haven't heard a rap album as urgent and single-minded as Flockaveli , the 2010 album from the Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame. And right now, Flocka is working on Flockaveli 2 , its official follow-up.


  19. Holiday TV viewing guide: The Grinch, Rudolph, Mariah and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    This photo provided by Crown Media shows Fina Strazza, center, in a scene from "A Christmas Melody," directed by Mariah Carey. Carey, Lacey Chabert, Brennan Elliott, Kathy Najimy and 10-year-old Broadway sensation Strazza star in the holiday special that premieres on Dec. 19, 2015, at 8 p.m. ET/PT, on the Hallmark Channel.


  20. Adele, Jimmy Fallon, The Roots perform 'Hello' on...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Jimmy Fallon, his house band The Roots and Adele joined forces for a cute version of her smash hit, Hello. On last night's Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon, his house band The Roots and Adele joined forces for a cute version of her smash hit, Hello all done with classroom instruments.