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  1. Remembering Linkin Park's Chester Bennington, a Chris Cornell for the nu-metal generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | News Herald

    ... seminal rock music of their youth. For listeners who came of age post-grunge, just after Cornell's heyday, genres like rap-rock and nu-metal provided a musical education. Linkin Park's 2000 debut, Hybrid Theory , arrived alongside albums from peers ...


  2. The Words, Sound & Legacy of Chester BenningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Billboard

    ... each personally tried to balance screamed choruses with angst-ridden rhymes, Bennington and Mike Shinoda split rock and rap duties in the band, sharing the frontman role without cheapening either of their attributes. This ultimately made Linkin Park ...


  3. Under Armour Is Turning to a Rapper to Make It CoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | The Motley Fool

    ... a play from its rivals in order to boost itself as a fashion brand. The #2 sportswear brand in the U.S. has signed rap star ASAP Rocky to a multi-year deal to partner with Under Armour in its lifestyle category. Rocky, who is considered something of ...


  4. Linkin Park Frontman Chester Bennington Dies in LA At 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Bloomberg

    Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington, whose screeching vocals helped the rock-rap band become one of the most commercially successful acts in the 2000s, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday, the Los Angeles County coroner said. He was 41. Coroner spokesman Brian Elias said authorities are investigating Bennington's death as an apparent suicide at Palos Verdes Estates, but no additional details are available.


  5. #4: Meteora [Vinyl]Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... you can learn more about the product and purchase it. This is the old-school Linkin Park that I love-- more of a rock/rap combo than their newer stuff. I bought the CD when this first came out, then had to re-purchase the mp3 album since someone ...


  6. Jada Pinkett Smith: I Was Drug Dealer While Pal of Tupac ShakurRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | News Max

    Jada Pinkett Smith said she was a drug dealer when she first met legendary rapper Tupac Shakur in the late '80s. The actress was asked about the details of her friendship with the late rapper, whom she attended high school with in Baltimore.


  7. Jay-Z Admits He Cheated On Beyonce, Prompts Monica Lewinsky To Get Involved [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Right Wing News

    ... exactly paragons of virtue and their credibility leaves a lot to be desired. That includes Lewinsky. She's praising the rap artist because he was being honest about the affair. But he shouldn't have done it in the first place. Committing adultery ...


  8. Puff Daddy, Naomi Campbell, Lupita Nyong'o among Pirelli Calendar starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Watauga Democrat

    ... me and said, 'We want you to be you', and they allowed me to tell the story exactly how I wanted to tell it." Meanwhile, rap mogul Puff "moved mountains" to be involved in the calendar because he felt there needed to be "an unapologetic expression ...


  9. Chester Bennington Obituary: 1976-201710:54 pm - Jul 20, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | NME

    ... metal to Number Two on the US Billboard chart with their 2000 debut album 'Hybrid Theory'. Their amalgam of hard rock, rap and electronica, combined with Bennington's lyrics about his parents' divorce and drug abuse, helped the band becoming a ...


  10. Linkin Park's Landmark 'Hybrid Theory': Looking Back on the (Not So Nice) Reviews It Got In 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Billboard

    In the early '00s, the critical consensus was that the "the bands" like The Strokes and The White Stripes represented the future of rock; meanwhile, genre-fusing outfits like Linkin Park were pegged as holdovers from the dying rap-rock craze. The meticulous fusion of rock, hip-hop, electronica and pop pioneered on Linkin Park's 2000 debut Hybrid Theory would prove to be far more influential and predictive of music's future than any of the retro-minded albums that came from the Strokes or Stripes.


  11. Linkin Park's 5 Best Hip-Hop CollaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Billboard

    ... . The tandem mashed up their respective classics and whipped up a new batch of records for their core demographics. The rap/rock fusion lured in fans from both genres and scored a No. 1 album on the Billboard 200. The album also spawned a No.1 song ...


  12. Kevin Hart Tries To Shut Down Cheating Allegations By Sharing What Really Happened In MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | HollywoodLife

    Kevin Hart totally slammed reports he cheated on his pregnant wife Eniko Parrish in a new interview! What was his explanation for that video of him getting cozy with a woman in Miami? Kevin Hart didn't cheated on Eniko Parrish because he was in bed early! At least that's what the 38 year-old comedian told Entertainment Tonight on July 20. "It's absolutely not true," he explained to ET 's Kevin Frazier . "It's Miami, the clubs close at 6 a.m., so I was actually going home early."


  13. Can WizKid Conquer The US Pop Landscape He Helped Create?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Stereogum

    ... has been evident here. Back then, EDM was reaching a point of maximum aggression (think "Turn Down For What") and rap, pop, and R&B were deep in their DJ Mustard phase, marked by minimal, straightforward pops and snaps. That Fader feature explained ...


  14. Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington dies at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    ... rapper Jay-Z's "Encore." The single was featured on a collaborative album, "Collision Course," and won an award for best rap/sung collaboration at the 2006 Grammy Awards. The news caused an outpouring of grief among celebrities, especially coming so ...


  15. Jada Pinkett Smith says she first met Tupac when she was a drug dealerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Salon

    This morning, Jada Pinkett Smith offered more details regarding her relationship with the late rapper Tupac Shakur. In doing so, she revealed candidly and honestly that she herself once dealt illegal drugs to get by.


  16. Events Your Weekend AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | New York Magazine

    1. Kick off the weekend on Thursday with rap phenom Kendrick Lamar , who performs at Barclays Center in support of this blockbuster album DAMN . If you miss Thursday, there's a second show on Sunday. 2. Or go the singer-songwriter route, when Conor ...


  17. Tyga: 'Cash Money Bosses Still Owe Me $12 Million'Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2013 | WENN Blog

    Tyga is planning to sue former record label boss Bryan 'Birdman' Williams to fight for the $12 million the rapper alleges he is still owed. The Rack City hitmaker voiced his displeasure with Williams and Cash Money Records in December, 2014, days after labelmate Lil Wayne publicly declared he wanted out of his contract with the company.


  18. Linkin Parka s Chester Bennington was the cathartic voice of a generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2012 | The Daily Breeze

    Linkin Park's Chester Bennington screams for a good cause at Club Nokia in L.A. in 2012. At the turn of the century, mashup of heavy metal and rap arose in rock music, after the brooding angst of grunge went lukewarm.


  19. Whoa s on tap at the Big Fresno Fair now? Four more acts added to the concert lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | The Fresno Bee

    ... featured on the soundtrack for the 1998 film "City Of Angels." Tickets are $43-$48. The following night, Oct. 10, it's rap icon-turned actor, Ice Cube . O'Shea Jackson became Ice Cube as a member of pioneering gangster rap group N.W.A. (along with ...


  20. Linkin Parka s Chester Bennington dead at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    ... the band released their debut album Hybrid Theory , which became a massive commercial success, and helped launch the rap-metal scene of the early 2000s. Hybrid Theory has since been certified diamond for 10 million copies sold. In 2004, Linkin Park ...