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  1. Andre Nickatina- New SOLO AlbumRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR Log

    Aug. 28, 2015 - PRLog -- About: Independent Bay Area rapper, Andre Nickatina, announces a NEW SOLO ALBUM and invites backers to be a part of the process. Born and raised in the Fillmore District of San Francisco, Andre Nickatina has been a Hip-Hop/Rap luminary since the release of his first album.


  2. MTV Video Music Awards: Nicki Minaj to open the show -- so all is forgiven?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Minaj joins a lineup that includes Justin Bieber, the Weeknd, Pharrell Williams, Demi Lovato, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Tori Kelly, ASAP Rocky and Twenty One Pilots. The pop-rap star helped kick off last year's ceremony with a medley alongside Ariana Grande and Jessie J, but the addition of Minaj is surprising given her views when this year's nominations were announced.


  3. Who Got the Biggest Google Bump From Straight Outta Compton?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wired

    Garnering $60 million in its opening weekend and nearly $120 million to date, Straight Outta Compton clearly resonated with people curious about N.W.A: the week after its release, there were 24 times as many Google searches for N.W.A as a month prior, and adds of the N.W.A Spotify station increased by 702 percent. For these new fans, though, which movie portrayals - or lack thereof - piqued interest? When curious minds left theaters and turned their phones back on, who did they search for? Among the three focal characters of the movie, Eazy-E, whose death from AIDS in 1995 plays centrally in the film, got the biggest spike, with 51 times as many searches as usual on Google.


  4. Straight Outta Compton - Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... confident, which makes the movie feel strikingly relevant. It opens in late-1980s South Central Los Angeles, a time when rap was dismissed as a little more than a violent chant. But artist Eazy-E (Jason Mitchell) launches Ruthless Records with his ...


  5. Genetic Control of Chromatin States in Humans Involves Local and Distal Chromosomal InteractionsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Deciphering the impact of genetic variants on gene regulation is fundamental to understanding human disease. Although gene regulation often involves long-range interactions, it is unknown to what extent non-coding genetic variants influence distal molecular phenotypes.


  6. DJ QB Smith puts his house in orderRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    A place in the sun: QB Smith with Warm Days Ensemble members Yonela Mnana and Lindiwe Maxolo. 'We've got two turntables and a microphone."


  7. American hip-hop artists NWA, the subject of teh band biopic Straight Outta Compton .Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Age

    The story of rap group NWA who started out on the streets of Compton, LA in the mid-1980s and revolutionised pop culture with their music. Straight Outta Compton , the biopic of NWA , the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and lyrical obsessions of gangsta rap, has been hailed for its air of authenticity .


  8. 'Compton' hangs on to No. 1 spotRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... 13th weekend atop the domestic box office, following the success of Jurassic World and Minions . Compton follows iconic rap group N.W.A. from its scrappy beginnings in the mid-'80s to its commercial and creative success, followed by the death of ...


  9. We Are Your FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NWAonline

    San Fernando Valley slackers Squirrel , Cole , Mason and Ollie are chasing that electronic dance music dream in "We Are Your Friends." With the notable exception of Pitch Perfect and its sequel, there haven't been a lot of movies where the main character is a laptop DJ.


  10. Remembering Tyler BurnsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KGWN

    Johnny Girany, a friend of Tyler Burns, put together a rap to honor and remember the friend he lost. Tyler Burns had his life cut tragically short in October of 2014, a victim of gun violence.


  11. Still from Straight Outta ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    The story of rap group NWA who started out on the streets of Compton, LA in the mid-1980s and revolutionised pop culture with their music. The story of rap group NWA who started out on the streets of Compton, LA in the mid-1980s and revolutionised pop culture with their music.


  12. Movie review: 'We Are Your Friends'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    His world's in a spin: Cole is a 23-year-old aspiring DJ who dreams of making it big in Hollywood. Directed by Max Joseph.


  13. Structural heterogeneity and functional diversity of topologically...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Nucleic Acids Research

    Recent chromosome conformation capture derived techniques have revealed that topologically associating domain is a pervasive element in chromatin three-dimensional organization. However, there is currently no parameter to quantitatively measure the structural characteristics of TADs, thus obscuring our understanding on the structural and functional differences among TADs.


  14. Tom Hardy Is The Lip Sync God You Didn't Know You NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    We already thought Tom Hardy was the full package thanks to his devastatingly good looks and acting ability but his hidden talent just puts him over the top. In fact, his version of P.I.M.P . is so spot on that 50 Cent himself shared it on Instagram !


  15. In cinemas this week: 45 Years, Straight Outta Compton, We Are Your FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Radio Times

    Writer/director Andrew Haigh's follow-up to the feted Weekend is one of the must-see films of the year, a portrait of a marriage in crisis featuring legends Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay working together on screen for the first time, amazingly. Named after the gangsta rap pioneers' debut album, this biopic of LA's NWA is their rags-to-riches story re-imagined as a melodramatic action movie cheesy, thrilling and fun.


  16. Floyd Mayweather fires back with possibly disturbing shot at Ronda RouseyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Rousey - this from a man with plenty of domestic violence issues in his recent past. In fairness, plenty of more recent rap songs have used the line , as well. As it happens, rumors are currently circulating that Rousey herself is dating a UFC ...


  17. Raw G talks about her new album, 'Esperanza'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

    ... it captured my attention. I was in Mexico around 1996 when I was listening to 2Pac, KRS-One and Wu-Tang. I met the first rap crew in Guadalajara whose lyrics were in Spanish, and that's when I knew that's what I wanted to do. Expressing what I feel ...


  18. Lil Wayne 'lost and exhausted'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    The 32-year-old Lollipop rapper performed at the Jones Beach Theater in New York as the headliner act for the Billboard Hot 100 Festival on Saturday August 22. But according to PageSix, Lil Wayne suffered a momentary mental lapse when he arrived at the event, as the musician was completely bemused on his location. 'He looked around and was like, 'I thought this was supposed to be the Billboard Music Awards',' a source told the outlet.


  19. San BernardinoSAN BERNARDINO: The evolution of Kid RockRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    It's been 17 years since Robert Ritchie conquered the airwaves with a loud "Bawitdaba" to persuade listeners to "get in the pit and try to love someone." While rap-rock faded into the distant dream of the late '90s, the guy they call Kid Rock maintains relevance, due in large part to his musical shape-shifting tendencies.


  20. Extended Boots Riley Interview on Hip-Hop, Radical Politics, Movement Building & PalestineRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Democracy Now

    Web-only interview with legendary hip-hop artist Boots Riley, author of the new book, "Tell Homeland Security-We Are the Bomb." Riley, a founder of The Coup, has been deeply involved in political activism for decades, from taking part in protests against police brutality to supporting Occupy Oakland to speaking out on Palestinian issues.