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  1. "Traffik" marks big screen return for leading man EppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The release of “Traffik” this weekend doesn't just mark the return of everyman Omar Epps to the kind of big screen leading roles that defined his early career. It's also another entry in an impressive list of credits that has found him working with talented new filmmakers in a compelling variety of projects.


  2. Hopes of staging Welshfest music festival near Cardiff in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | IcNetwork

    Welshfest is expected to attract up to 5,000 festival goers between July 27 and 29 for a three day music festival including artists such as Goldie Lookin' Chain. But there have been calls for the licence for the event, due to be held at the Coedarhydyglyn Estate in St George's-super-Eli just outside the capital, to be refused due to concerns over noise.


  3. 'Pharma bro' in Fort Dix prison near Jersey ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Clinton's hair . He was ordered to forfeit nearly $7.4 million and turn over his stake in a one-of-a-kind album by the rap group Wu-Tang Clan, which he recently listed on eBay for $2 million . Download our apps & get alerts for local news, weather, ...


  4. Nelly's Rape Accuser Subpoenas His Girlfriend As Part Of Ongoing CaseRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2013 | WENN Blog

    Nelly's rape accuser has subpoenaed his girlfriend Shantel Jackson after accusing her of lying for the rapper. Monique Greene, 25, claims the Country Grammar rapper forced himself upon her during an encounter on his tour bus after a gig in Washington - accusations he has vehemently denied.


  5. Who Said The Rules Of The Game Could Change Because LIBOR's Going Away?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Seeking Alpha

    By Mark Boyadjian, CFA , Senior Vice President, Director, Floating Rate Debt Group Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group, and Reema Agarwal, CFA , Vice President, Director of Research, Floating Rate Debt Group Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group There's been a lot of discussion in the fixed-income world about the end of the London Interbank Offered Rate and what might replace it. But what hasn't been as widely discussed is an important consequence for investors in this space: changes to LIBOR language in new-issue and amended credit agreements - particularly how these changes are implemented.


  6. MTV Is Relaunching 'Yo! MTV Raps'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Hypebeast.com

    ... show originally aired from 1988 to 1995 and was the first hip hop music show on the network. The show produced a mix of rap videos, interviews with hip-hop artists, comedy sketches and live in-studio performances. It made a return in 2011 as a ...


  7. Relax to A&E's favorite - chill out' tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Cavalier Daily

    Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg's classic "Nuthin' but a G Thang" is a prime example of the kind of "chill out" tracks you can find on this Arts and Entertainment playlist. It's April 19, and we all know what that means - National Bicycle Day, Dutch-American Friendship Day and Garlic Day.


  8. Brian Beacom: Pulitzer music prize judges deserve a rap on the knucklesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Sunday Herald

    ... has been awarded this year's Pulitzer Prize for Music, an award associated with high art forms such as opera. Sorry, rap music? Isn't rap, at best, a sorry stream of semi-literate consciousness, or at worst, a collection of nonsensical lines that ...


  9. Kylie Jenner, Travis Scott sit courtside at Rockets playoff gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Houston Chronicle

    ... series against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Houston. (AP ... more HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 18: Rap artist Travis Scott looks on during Game Two of the first round of the Western Conference playoffs at Toyota Center on April ...


  10. MTV reboots 'Yo! MTV Raps' with reunion show in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | New York Daily News

    The network is "reinventing" "Yo! MTV Raps," the iconic show from the late '80s and early '90s that brought rap and hip-hop artists into the limelight. The revamped show will kick off with a 30th anniversary reunion show at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on June 1. Scheduled attendees include Big Daddy Kane and the Juice Crew, Eric B & Rakim, Doug E. Fresh, KRS-One and Boogie Down Productions, Fat Joe, Yo-Yo, Onyx, EPMD, Flavor Flav, YBT Tap the bottle reunion, Black Sheep, DAS EFX, Special Ed, Pharcyde, Brand Nubian, Nice & Smooth, Melle Mel & The Furious Five, Kid Capri, DJ Skribble, Red Alert, Chuck Chillout, Fab 5 Freddy, Ed Lover, Doctor DrA , T-Money.


  11. Wu-Tang Clan Jokingly Enlists Comey to Find Secret AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | NBC New York

    The Wu-Tang Clan jokingly recruited James Comey to help find their one-of-a-kind album after running into him backstage on "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" on Tuesday. Ghostface Killah posted a picture on Instagram with the former FBI director and fellow rapper Method Man on Tuesday evening.


  12. O-WRAP: Cuba names new president... UK deportation threat haunts J'can-born man... Woman, teen arrested over gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Jamaica Observer

    The Castro brothers' six-decade grip on power in Cuba approached its end Wednesday as the country's National Assembly named number two Miguel Diaz-Canel as the sole candidate for the presidency. Half a century after emigrating to Britain, Anthony Bryan decided it was time to go abroad.


  13. O'Shea Jackson Jr. Reveals Music With Big Sean, Method Man & Lil Dicky Is On The WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | HipHopDx

    It's a gift and a curse being the child of a superstar but O'Shea Jackson Jr. is making his own way without eschewing the path that his famous father, Ice Cube paved. "[As an actor getting into rap] you can't really do too much with the lyrics without them typecasting you or forcing you to stay within these general rules because they don't see you as that no more, so my whole way of getting back into music was I really started taking producing seriously," Jackson Jr. told the DXLive crew.


  14. Doreen St. Felix and Others Consider the Significance of Kendrick Lamar's PulitzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | The Stranger

    ... associated with journalism because journalism is exactly what it is , reiterating Public Enemy's oft-repeated line about rap being the CNN of black America. The Atlantic takes the position that however excellent the record is, the prize is part of a ...


  15. Will Jay-Z and Beyonc Attend the Met Gala?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | InStyle

    ... there's $1 billion on an elevator." In 2017, Jay-Z talked about his relationship with Solange in an interview on Tidal's Rap Radar . "We've always had a great relationship," he said. "We've had one disagreement. Before and after, we've been cool a ...


  16. Martin Shkreli Must Forfeit $7.4 Million After Fraud ConvictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Martin Shkreli might have to forfeit his one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang album "Once Upon a Time in Shaolin". Prosecutors on Thursday, November 30, 2017, asked Brooklyn Federal Court Judge Kiyo Matsumoto to seize $7.4 million in assets from Shkreli, the former pharmaceutical executive and hedge fund manager who was convicted in August of defrauding investors.


  17. How A Jewish Teacher Helped Jay-Z Find His Passion For LanguageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Forward

    ... nicest things Hova has said about the instructor. (For those unfamiliar, Jay-Z goes by Hova because he's the "God" of rap. It's short for, you guessed it, Yehova.) In 1999, Jay-Z told Teen People Magazine that in the sixth grade, he "met someone who ...


  18. Joey Cool Announces Self-Titled Debut Album Out May 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... be to perform it on stage. It'll be something fun for everybody."< Prior to joining Strange Music, Joey Cool built his rap rep in the streets of Kansas City through a series of independent projects. In 2015, he appeared on Tech N9ne's "Life ...


  19. Doctor Dre Talks "Yo! MTV Raps" 30th Anniversary Concert & Possible RebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | HipHopDx

    Yo! MTV Raps aired from 1988 to 1995 and has since become synonymous with Golden Era Hip Hop. On June 1, Brooklyn's Barclay Center will host the Yo! MTV Raps: 30th Anniversary Experience featuring an all-star lineup.


  20. Diplo, Marshmello, Vince Staples and more to perform at Moonrise Festival in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... lineup announcement continues Moonrise's path of marrying electronic dance music and its many subgenres with touches of rap music. Last year's festival - which also took place at the race course over two days in August - had performances by ...