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  1. 12 of the Most Scandalous Grammy Moments of All TimeRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Seventeen

    On February 12th, the 59th annual Grammy Awards will take place in Los Angeles. The awards show is a ~television spectacle~ with an evening of live performances, appearances from music stars from all over the world, and fun red carpet antics.


  2. 10 Times The Grammy Awards Did Hip-Hop JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Vibe

    Labeled as Music's Biggest Night , the 59th Annual Grammy Awards takes place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday . The annual celebration of the best artists, songs, and visuals in music over the past year has some big hip-hop categories this year - in terms of the nominees - and has been the talk of our office.


  3. This 18" Tall Freddy Krueger Action Figure Will Cut YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 |

    Growing up, I don't think any scary movie puckered my sphincter quite as much as A Nightmare on Elm Street. That damn movie was scary.


  4. A History of Hip-Hop's Complicated Relationship With the GrammysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Billboard

    The long, storied history of the Grammy Awards includes many iconic moments and honors spread across its 58 previous editions, particularly among artists in its longest-running mainstream genres -- pop, rock, R&B and country. But a fifth mainstream genre, rap, has had a contentious history with the Recording Academy's annual honors over the years, with boycotts and backlashes mixed in with generation-defining performances and unforgettable events, coloring an up-and-down relationship.


  5. 1991 Survey MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Fluxblog

    Fluxblog is the very first MP3 Blog. It was founded by me, Matthew Perpetua , in 2002.


  6. Mason County: A year in review -Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Point Pleasant Register

    Pictured are Rusty and the late Brenda Nott, who pushed for Sarah's Law; American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett is greeted by Mason County Commissioner Miles Epling, former national commander of the American Legion; the old Franklin Building is now cleared and has been purchased for potential development; proving show businesses isn't always cutthroat, Kenny Grady, pictured standing, fixes his competition's wig for their number at the Lip Sync Battle in April. Pictured underneath all that, well, wig, is Magistrate Cheryl Miller Ross alongside contestant Jenny Shirley.


  7. The best (and worst) entertainment of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Herald's entertainment team reflect on 2016 and give you their highlights and lowlights of the year that was. Admittedly, it wasn't a career highlight - I rambled, shook and made little sense.


  8. John Legend's dramatic reading of popular song lyrics is everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | She Knows

    Kristyn Burtt is an LA-based entertainment reporter who has covered everything from 'Dancing With the Stars' to the Oscars. If she's not on the red carpet, she's at home in yoga pants watching Netflix and eating potato chips.


  9. Tall Can and Generik embark on a psychedelic journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | San Diego CityBEAT

    The essence of hip-hop is collaboration. Since the beginning, hip-hop music has been formed out of a central partnership between the DJ and the emcee.


  10. The Evolution of Will Smith: From - The Fresh Prince' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | SFGate

    ... Will Smith meets Jeff Townes by chance and the two end up forming a hip-hop duo called DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince. DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince receive the first ever Grammy Award for "Parents Just Don't Understand" in 1989. After the IRS ...


  11. Will Smith and Jazzy Jeff for Glastonbury 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | NME

    As the Glastonbury rumour mill continues to roll on, the latest act tipped to be appearing are screen and rap heroes, Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff. DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince met in the 1980s, before going on to become an international hip-hop sensation for their Grammy-winning single 'Parents Just Don't Understand', huge hits 'Summertime' and 'Boom! Shake The Room' and of course, their roles in The Fresh Prince Of Bel Air .


  12. DJ Jazzy Jeff wants to perform at Glastonbury with Will SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 |

    The 51-year-old DJ and music producer is keen to resurrect their famous double act, DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, with the 48-year-old actor but is waiting for Will to set a date. Speaking exclusively to BANG Showbiz, he said: "We had interest in Glastonbury last year, whenever the decision comes down, I'm there."


  13. The Outhere BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | BBC News

    ... achieved only moderate success in their homeland (excluding the hit song "Summertime" by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince which they wrote and produced in 1991), two of their singles, "Boom Boom Boom" and "Don't Stop (Wiggle Wiggle)", topped the ...


  14. Easy (& Cheap!) Fixes to Help You Survive the Suckier Side of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Apartment Therapy

    There are a lot of things to love about summertime-vacations, movies, warm weather and that DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince song , chief among them. But we all know how those other summer staples-sweat, stink and sunburns-are the enemy of a good time.


  15. Dru Ross To Guest On The Jimmy Star Show With Ron Russell Wednesday September 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | PR Log

    Hip-Hop artist Dru Ross will be a guest on The Jimmy Star Show with Ron Russell live radio/tv show Wednesday September 21st, 2016 from 3-5 pm ET NEW YORK - Sept. 15, 2016 - PRLog -- Dru Ross will be a featured guest on The Jimmy Star Show live radio/tv show hosted by King of Cool Jimmy Star along with Cool Man About Town Ron Russell to talk about his new EP and Single "Love Simulation", his career and the entertainment industries at large.


  16. Hearts star Arnaud Djoum drops bombshell on Hearts by saying he wants a move to EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... until 2019. Hearts fans have even devised a chant in his honour to the tune of the DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince hit Boom! Shake the Room. However Djoum, who recently won his first senior cap for the Indomitable Lions, says he hopes to crown a ...


  17. How RNB Fridays became a cultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 |

    In June last year some savvy street teams at radio station Hit 107 in Adelaide pitched an idea to music director Irene Hulme. For one day the station would only play old school R&B.


  18. Soulman Frank McComb Joins "Soul Sessions With Chaye Alexander" On August 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Mi2n

    Website: Music: [...] Washington, D.C., Aug.23, 2016 - Soulman Frank McComb, shares new album,'Soulmate:Another Love Story' and tales from his European tour on "Soul Sessions with Chaye Alexander" on Wednesday, August 24th at 11:00AM EST/10:00AM CST. Tune in tomorrow to learn more about Frank! Hailing from Cleveland, OH, now based in Los Angeles, CA, Frank will discuss his latest single "Feelin' Some Kinda Way" .


  19. 'Hip Hop Family Tree, Book 4, 1985-85': Munhall artist Ed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 |

    In the first three volumes of his graphic novel series "Hip Hop Family Tree," Munhall artist and author Ed Piskor took his multitude of now-ardent fans through the unlikely rise of a musical style, and its attendant culture, from the streets of the Bronx to mostly scattered urban pockets across the country, from the early 1970s to 1984. Now, with "Hip Hop Family Tree, Book 4: 1984-1985," Mr. Piskor is setting the stage for the pivot point when rap and hip-hop enter the national and global mainstream.


  20. Now that it's almost over, what is the song of the summer 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 |

    The arrival of August means enough of the summer is in rear-view mirror to either declare the song of the summer or definitively say, sorry, there just isn't one this year. The song of the summer is that inescapable song, played over and over on the radio the last couple of months, the one you know all the words to.