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  1. FEBRUARY 13: The Daily FlashbackRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Nippertown!

    ... which not coincidentally, came out on Friday the 13th. 1996: Tupac Shakur's All Eyez on Me was released. The first rap double-album on a major label, it sold over 10 million copies in the United States. 2011: Esperanza Spalding surprisingly beat out ...

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  2. Jermaine Dupri Celebrates Silver Anniversary with 'So So Def 25': ExclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Billboard

    Music fans will get the chance to help So So Def founder Jermaine Dupri celebrate the pioneering hip-hop label's 25th anniversary this summer. That's when Sony Music Entertainment's Legacy Recordings/Certified Classics divisions will release the essential compilation So So Def 25. Featuring popular hits, iconic remixes and deep cuts from the Atlanta label's catalog, So So Def 25 will be available as a digital album and a 12" vinyl collector's edition.

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  3. Beyonce confronted actress flirting with Jay-Z, Tiffany Haddish saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Fox News

    Comedian Tiffany Haddish said singer Beyonc confronted an actress who appeared to get a bit close to her husband Jay-Z. Haddish told TV One's "UNCENSORED" that Beyonc took action once she saw an actress appearing to get a little flirtatious with her rapper husband at a party following his concert.

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  4. Mathew Knowles Didn't Want To Intervene In Beyonce's Relationship TroublesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WENN Blog

    Beyonce's dad Mathew Knowles decided not to intervene when her marriage to Jay-Z was in trouble, as he didn't want to be an overbearing parent. Rumors the superstar couple's relationship had hit the rocks first emerged when video footage emerged of the singer's sister Solange attacking Jay in an elevator after the Met Gala in New York in 2014.

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  5. Judge awards graffiti artists $6.7M after works destroyedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Daily Mail

    Brooklyn judge awards graffiti artists $6.7M after their work is 'wrongfully and willfully destroyed' by a landlord to make space for luxury condos A judge awarded $6.7 million Monday to graffiti artists who sued after dozens of spray paintings were destroyed on the walls of dilapidated warehouse buildings torn down to make room for high-rise luxury residences. U.S. District Judge Frederic Block in Brooklyn said 45 of the 49 paintings were recognized works of art 'wrongfully and willfully destroyed' by a remorseless landlord.

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  6. 'Black Panther' soundtrack is wildly creative and uniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | The Daily Campus

    ... wide range of genres incorporated into the soundtrack. "X (with 2 Chainz & Saudi)" by ScHoolboy Q is a more traditional rap song with exciting flows and a pulsing trap beat. The following track on the album, "The Ways," performed by Khalid and Swae ...

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  7. Aloe Blacc Talks 'America's Musical Journey' & Louis Armstrong's InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Billboard

    ... of what I was asking him for, just bought whatever record said 'Bad' on it. So one of my first style icons in terms of rap was LL Cool J because I had the Bigger and Deffer album," he told Billboard over the phone. "I wrote all my first raps in his ...

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  8. Birdman Shares Origins Of Cash Money Records In Upcoming Apple Music DocumentaryRead the original story

    Monday Feb 12 | Vibe

    From the tragedies of Turk to the corruption surrounding Tha Carter V , Cash Money Founder and CEO, Brian "Baby/Birdman" Williams, has become one of the most polarizing music moguls in hip-hop history. With the help of Apple Music, Birdman will add depth to his story in the much-delayed documentary, Before Anythang: The Story Behind The Cash Money Records Empire .

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  9. Jennifer Morrison's Sun Dogs Wins Best Picture At Mammoth Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The inaugural Mammoth Film Festival came to a close last night with a standing-room only Awards Ceremony held at the Canyon Lodge in Mammoth Lakes, CA. Jennifer Morrison took home the top prize, Best Picture for her film Sun Dogs which closed the festival earlier that day.

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  10. Netflix will stream HBO's 'The Defiant Ones' outside of the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Engadget

    ... originally aired on HBO last July as an epic chronicle of both men's careers and collaboration amid the rise of gangsta rap in the late 80s, the growth of the music industry in the 90s and its fall to Napster-style internet sharing, and finally, ...

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  11. Dissecting Seattle's greatest rap - " - Baby Got Back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Los Angeles, Calif. Sir Mix-A-Lot in the press room at the 1993 Grammy Awards in New York City. Miz-a-Lot won best solo rap performance. Sir Mix-A-Lot in the press room at the 1993 Grammy Awards in New York City. Miz-a-Lot won best solo rap ...

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  12. Three Things to Know About Kehinde Wiley, the Artist Behind Barack Obama's New PortraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | TIME.com

    If you didn't know artist Kehinde Wiley before, you will now: He's the painter behind former President Barack Obama's stunning official portrait , which was unveiled on Monday at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. Not only did Obama become the first African-American president to have a portrait hang in the National Portrait Gallery, but Wiley became the first African-American artist to paint an official presidential portrait.

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  13. Nipsey Hussle Enlists Kendrick Lamar, YG, Diddy & More for 'Victory Lap'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Hypebeast.com

    ... Central hero Drakeo the Ruler, Cold Devil . Nipsey Hussle Victory Lap Tracklist: 1. "Victory Lap" Feat. Stacy Barthe 2. "Rap Niggas" 3. "Last Time That I Checc'd" Feat. YG 4. "Young Nigga" Feat. Puff Daddy 5. "Dedication" Feat. Kendrick Lamar 6. ...

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  14. Young M.A Talks 50 Cent Influence In "Made From Scratch" PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | HipHopDx

    Made From Scratch is a new original digital series from Fuse that was crafted to give viewers a look at their favorite artists when they step outside of the studio and into the kitchen. In the premiere episode, Brooklyn's own Young M.A opens up about her recent lifestyle changes, introduction to the music industry, her influences, and what life was like before she became a platinum-selling artist.

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  15. New study confirms that late-30s men love Radioheada s a Creepa the most7:40 pm - Feb 12, 2018Read the original story

    Monday Feb 12 | NME

    A new study has looked at the music tastes of different genders and generations, finding that 'Creep' by Radiohead is particularly popular among 38 year-old men. Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, writing in The New York Times , explains that inspiration for his study came from a disagreement with his brother over Bruce Springsteen 's 'Born To Run', which he loves but his brother doesn't.

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  16. Rumored Lollapalooza 2018 Lineup + Our Wishlist of PerformersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | WBBM-FM Chicago

    Lollapalooza usually announces their lineup mid-March and by then, we have a pretty solid idea of who we can and can't expect. So without further adieu, here's who we think is coming to Lolla and who we hope to see, including some WILD predictions that will probably never see the light of day! Eminem is a festie favorite, but he hasn't been here since 2014.

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  17. Who is Kehinde Wiley, the artist behind Barack Obama's presidential portrait? Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | WSOCTV

    The National Portrait Gallery unveiled the official portrait of former President Barack Obama on Monday. The artist behind the image, Kehinde Wiley, was hand-picked by Obama.

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  18. Shoe Palace Salutes Shaq with 25th Anniversary "Superman" CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Hypebeast.com

    Two-and-a-half decades after Shaquille O'Neal debuted at Salt Lake City's NBA All-Star Game, the event inspires Shoe Palace to drop an exclusive array of goods celebrating the 25th anniversary. Centering around the basketball legend's signature Reebok shoe, the collection takes his "Man of Steel" nickname to new heights.

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  19. Cubs parody song: 'Yuuuu! Yu Picked the Cubbies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Yu Darvish has to have the most easily parodied name in baseball and to a guy like me, it's like Christmas Day in a candy store. . This Biz Markie parody of the 1989 rap hit "Just a Friend" was the most suggested parody on the Son Ranto Ranters Facebook Group and I just couldn't disappoint.

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  20. Meet SHIRT, the conceptual rapper who's been signed to Jack White's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | NME

    ... label Third Man . Born in Queens, New York, to art-obsessed parents, SHIRT started creating from a young age. First he'd rap on home videos, then he tried to emulate his hero Jackson Pollock in abstract paintings. Later he'd get into fashion, ...

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