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  1. Jay Z Says His Songwriter Hall of Fame Induction Is A Win For "Us"Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Vibe

    ... express his appreciation, but also share the moment with the culture. By the way, this is a win for US. I remember when rap was said to be a fad . We are now alongside some of the greatest writers in history. Mr. Carter has had few impressive months ...


  2. News 22 mins ago 8:12 a.m.Kentucky Derby Festival releases concert lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | WHAS11

    ... "Rapper's Delight." Joining them is internationally renowned DJ, Grandmaster Dee, founding member of Whodini, and rap artist Kurtis Blow, known for landmark certified gold single, "The Breaks" and his single "Basketball." Drive-By Truckers on ...


  3. Scenes From "Concentration Camp" Gaza's New MallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Israellycool

    Inspired by the old Gaza mall photos , I have featured on this blog various facilities from Gaza, with the aim of providing readers with a glimpse into the real Gaza, which is anything but a concentration camp as some claim. My point is not that there is no hardship in Gaza, but rather that the situation is a far cry from what is being presented by the palestinians, their supporters and the mainstream media.


  4. Los Angeles Artist Jackson Hunter Shares New Single 'The Perfectionist'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Jackson Hunter, 25, is a Hip-Hop artist currently residing in Los Angeles, CA. Hunter grew up in San Diego, CA, attending college in the Bay Area where he received a Bachelor's degree in Music.


  5. Parrot Nails Rihanna Vocals In 'The Monster' Video Mash-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... (it is not clear whether or not it is the bird's owner) slid the clip into the original music video alongside Eminem's rap. The parrot got the famous RiRi warble on point, sometimes sounding scarily like the Barbadian beauty. 'I replaced Rihanna as ...


  6. Drake's "Fake Love": Why This Song SucksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... 2016 : "My enemies wanna be friends with my other enemies/ I don't let it get to me" (But you do, otherwise you wouldn't rap about it all the time.) Martin Prince? Precisely. I've once compared Drake to Hillary Clinton (still applies, by the way) ...


  7. Lana Del Rey returns with new single "Love"Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    After a long hiatus Lana Del Rey has released new music. The 31-year-old singer's video, directed by Rich Lee , combines both vintage and sci-fi elements - and the result is lovely.


  8. Jay Z to become 1st rapper in Songwriters Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Jay Z will become the first rapper ever inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame when he enters the prestigious organization in June. The Songwriters Hall announced Wednesday that songwriting heavyweights in the industry, including Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, Max Martin and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis will also be part of its 2017 class.


  9. Eight Original-Song Oscar Snubs That Really HurtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Houston Press

    When it comes to awards shows, there's the old losing adage "it was an honor just to be nominated."


  10. ICE Police Are Hunting Hispanics. HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ICE stands for Immigration and Customs Enforcement. With the operative word being enforcement, I got to say that I'm shocked at the news of government employees actually doing their jobs.


  11. Have You Seen This? Alex Trebek ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    Alex Trebek - the Canadian septuagenarian who has hosted "Jeopardy!" since 1984 - is making waves after a rap category on the perpetually popular game show has the internet in a tizzy.


  12. Beale Street Music Fest Lineup: Soundgarden, Kings of Leon, Snoop Dogg & MoreRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Across the bill's top tier are Kings of Leon in the wake of their latest album WALLS, jam stalwarts Widespread Panic, mumble-rap-non-fan Wiz Khalifa and grunge Gods Soundgarden, one of the last remaining Titans of Seattle's heyday . The festival will also boast a decidedly strong undercard that also includes country breakout star Sturgill Simpson, Death Cab for Cutie, MGMT, Ben Harper, Ziggy Marley , Ani DiFranco, Greensky Bluegrass, Drive-By Truckers, The Revivalists, Dawes and many more along the way.


  13. Greg Eichelberger reviews 'Fist Fight'Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Morning News

    ... mark. Max: Right, and to make things even better, let's have a little 9-year old girl spout the F-word during a rap song over and over and over and over again. THAT will really bring the parents in. OK, I know I'm exaggerating and paraphrasing here ...


  14. .com | Kasi Mlungu's the South African dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News24

    ... rapper of all time and arguably the best lyricist of his generation. Before Eminem The Beastie Boys a New York-based rap group released "Licensed To Ill" in 1986. It remains one of the best selling and highly-acclaimed hip-hop albums of all time. ...


  15. Shwayze Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Metro Times

    ... in him, working with him on some of his first post-Buzzin' tracks. At 31 years old, he's still an up-and-comer in the rap world. His sound is still very "Buzzin'" and "Corona and Lime," both of which hit it pretty big on the Billboard top 20 back in ...


  16. Florida Georgia Line with Nelly and Chris Lane Coming to HersheyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the record for longest #1 on Billboard 's Hot Country Songs chart. Diamond selling, multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning rap superstar, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and actor, Nelly, has continually raised the bar for the entertainment industry ...


  17. Diddy: "About Those Billionaire Claims"Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AllHipHop.com

    I knew that Diddy wasn't the first rap/Hip-Hop billionaire, but people kept wanting us to report on it. Well, the furor got all the way to Diddy himself.


  18. What Lil Wayne likes about rapper Damian LillardRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Empire Polo Club on April 22, 2016 in Indio, California. The Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard released his first rap album back in October. At the time, players around the league, including LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, congratulated Lillard ...


  19. Trap Music Titan Jeezy At The Dome At OakdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CTNow.com

    ... career. Lil Wayne and French Montana are among the guests on Jeezy's 2016 release "Trap or Die 3." Jeezy doesn't always rap about hustling though. After Hurricane Katrina, he was active in trying to provide shelter for some displaced by the storm. ...


  20. Top 5 Concerts of the Coming WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... "Wild Thing" and "Funky Cold Medina"; and Sisqo with hits "Thong Song" and "Incomplete." 2 Live Crew had the No. 1 rap hits "Me So Horny" and "Banned in the U.S.A."; and Bone Thugz N' Harmony ruled with "Thuggish Ruggish Bone," "Look into My Eyes" ...