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Cardiak Talks His Early Beginnings, Meeting Dr. Dre & More

Cardiak Talks His Early Beginnings, Meeting Dr. Dre & More

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Kicking off their new series ‘In The Studio,’ HYPEFRESH Magazine catches up with Grammy Award winning producer Cardiak. During the the 3 min on camera conversation with the Philly based publication, the noteworthy sound

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Jennifer Lopez Talks Drake, Dating & More on ‘Ellen’

Jennifer Lopez Talks Drake, Dating & More on ‘Ellen’

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Jennifer Lopez was the latest guest to sit down and catching up with Ellen DeGeneres on The Ellen Show. The pop superstar discussed rumors that she may perform at next year’s NFL Super Bowl

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Pharrell, Lil Wayne, Solange & More to Perform at 2017 Roots Picnic

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The Roots have announced the lineup for their annual Picnic, which celebrates its 10th birthday this summer. Continue reading below… Returning to Philly’s Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing, the festival will feature performances by

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Chris Brown Announces ‘The Party Tour’ with 50 Cent, Fabolous, French Montana & More

Chris Brown Announces ‘The Party Tour’ with 50 Cent, Fabolous, French Montana & More

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Chris Brown is hitting the road this year and he’s bringing few well-known friends along for the ride. The R&B singer took to Twitter during the early hours of Saturday morning (Feb. 18) to

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Drake Talks ‘More Life,’ Kanye’s Rant, Quentin Miller, Meek Mill & More with DJ Semtex

Drake Talks ‘More Life,’ Kanye’s Rant, Quentin Miller, Meek Mill & More with DJ Semtex

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Episode 38 of OVO Sound Radio aired on Apple Music’s Beats 1 airwaves on Saturday night (Feb. 18). Delayed by an hour, it turns out the extended wait was well worth it as the

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New Music: Kanye West “No More Parties In LA (Sporting Life Remix)”

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Sporting Life’s flip of Frank Ocean’s “Florida State” has stayed in rotation since last month, and here’s another remix from the RATKING producer that’ll be getting some heavy burn. Rather than building a new

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Future Talks New Album, Social Media Hiatus & More with Zane Lowe

Future Talks New Album, Social Media Hiatus & More with Zane Lowe

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Future pulled out quite the surprise on Valentine’s Day, announcing his new self-titled album and 37-date North American tour with Migos, Tory Lanez, Young Thug and more. Before the album drops in the U.S.

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Chance the Rapper & Jimmy Butler Cover ‘ESPN The Magazine’, Talk Chicago, Trump & More

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Chance the Rapper is everywhere. The now three-time Grammy Award winner announced his spring 2017 North American tour on Tuesday (Feb. 14), and now a day later graces the cover of ESPN The Magazine‘s

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Frank Ocean Talks New Album, Creative Process & More In Unreleased Interview

Frank Ocean Talks New Album, Creative Process & More In Unreleased Interview

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Frank Ocean has been as elusive as ever — aside from the occasional and much appreciated Tumblr post — since dropping Endless and Blonde last August, but here’s a recent interview that’s surfaced online.

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2017 Grammy Awards Performances: Adele, The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, ATCQ & More

2017 Grammy Awards Performances: Adele, The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, ATCQ & More

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The biggest night in music arrived on Sunday night (Feb. 12), as the 59th annual Grammy Awards invaded the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Hosted by James Corden, the star-studded event kicked off

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2017 Grammy Awards Red Carpet: Rihanna, Adele, J. Lo, Katy Perry, 2 Chainz & More

2017 Grammy Awards Red Carpet: Rihanna, Adele, J. Lo, Katy Perry, 2 Chainz & More

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Music’s biggest night in here, as the 59th annual Grammy Awards takes place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday night (Feb. 12). The brightest stars all made their way to the

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2017 Grammy Awards Performances: Adele, The Weeknd & More

2017 Grammy Awards Performances: Adele, The Weeknd & More

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The biggest night in music arrived on Sunday night (Feb. 12), as the 59th annual Grammy Awards invaded the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Hosted by James Corden, the star-studded event kicked off

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Ghostface Killah Performs “Love Don’t Live Here No More” on ‘Fallon’

Ghostface Killah Performs “Love Don’t Live Here No More” on ‘Fallon’

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Staten Island’s finest invaded The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday night. Wu-Tang Clan member Ghostface Killah served as the night’s musical entertainment with special guests The Revelations and singer Kandace Springs, performing

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Fabolous Breaks Down ‘The Young OG Project,’ Chris Brown Collaboration & More

Fabolous Breaks Down ‘The Young OG Project,’ Chris Brown Collaboration & More

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Fabolous recently sat down with Fuse’s Esteban Serrano to discuss everything about his newly released digital album The Young OG Project. From the frustration of clearing samples, Jay Z being a fan of the

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Big K.R.I.T. Talks “King of the South” Claim, Top Five Rappers & More On ‘Ebro In the Morning’

Big K.R.I.T. Talks “King of the South” Claim, Top Five Rappers & More On ‘Ebro In the Morning’

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Prior to performing on The Tonight Show with Raphael Saadqiq and The Roots yesterday, Big K.R.I.T. swung by Hot 97’s Ebro In the Morning to kick start the week with some real talk. Throughout

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Fredo Santana, Chief Keef, Lil’ Reese & More at GBE Reunion Show In L.A.

Fredo Santana, Chief Keef, Lil’ Reese & More at GBE Reunion Show In L.A.

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A new year means time to start fresh for some. In the case of Chicago’s GBE crew, everyone appears to be on good terms following various past internal issues. Recently during a concert in

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2014 Pitchfork Music Festival Lineup: Kendrick Lamar, Beck, Pusha T, ScHoolboy Q, Danny Brown & More

2014 Pitchfork Music Festival Lineup: Kendrick Lamar, Beck, Pusha T, ScHoolboy Q, Danny Brown & More

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Pitchfork have announced the lineup for their annual music festival, which takes place July 18-July 20 at Chicago’s Union Park. Kendrick Lamar will headline the weekend festival alongside Neutral Milk Hotel and Beck, while

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YG Talks Past Troubles, ‘My Krazy Life,’ & More with Angie Martinez

YG Talks Past Troubles, ‘My Krazy Life,’ & More with Angie Martinez

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A day after rocking the stage on Jimmy Kimmel, YG flew east to New York City for a show at Webster Hall on Thursday night. Before showtime, the Compton rapper stopped by The Angie

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New Music: Gucci Mane “Pour Some More”

New Music: Gucci Mane “Pour Some More”

Vandal Arts March 19, 2014 0

Pull those styrofoam cups out. Gucci Mane supplies all the drinks on his new offering, “Pour Some More.” The Brick Squad 1017 leader takes a sip before flowing over the bouncy production of Zaytoven.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Is Releasing a Rap Mixtape Featuring Common, Big Boi, Wale & More

‘Game of Thrones’ Is Releasing a Rap Mixtape Featuring Common, Big Boi, Wale & More

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No, seriously. In an attempt to appeal to wider demographics (or something like that), the hit series Game of Thrones has announced it’ll be releasing a rap mixtape called — wait for it —

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Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup: Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Lauryn Hill, Wiz Khalifa, Chance the Rapper & More

Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup: Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Lauryn Hill, Wiz Khalifa, Chance the Rapper & More

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Hip-hip and R&B will be well represented at this year’s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, taking place this summer. The lineup for the 2014 edition was announced during a live stream event on Wednesday

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Fellas, Here’s all the ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit 2014 Issue Eye Candy Feat. Kate Upton, Chanel Iman & More

Fellas, Here’s all the ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit 2014 Issue Eye Candy Feat. Kate Upton, Chanel Iman & More

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Sports Illustrated is celebrating its 50th Swimsuit Issue this year, and they’ve lined up a trifecta of hotties on the cover. Nina Agdal, Lily Aldridge and John Legend’s wife Chrissy Teigen show off their

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Watch Red Bull Music Academy’s ‘A Film About Making Music’ Feat. Q-Tip, Erykah Badu & More

Watch Red Bull Music Academy’s ‘A Film About Making Music’ Feat. Q-Tip, Erykah Badu & More

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From the annual Culture Clash to in-depth, music nerd lectures with some of your favorite artists and producers, Red Bull Music Academy have been putting in work over the last 15 years. Their latest

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Rick Ross, Miguel, The Roots & More Rock LeBron James and GQ’s All-Star Party

Rick Ross, Miguel, The Roots & More Rock LeBron James and GQ’s All-Star Party

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Following the festivities of NBA All-Star Saturday Night, the stars made their way to Ogden’s Museum’s Patrick F. Taylor Library in New Orleans for GQ & LeBron James NBA All-Star Party sponsored by Samsung

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Snoop Dogg, Wale, Kevin Hart & More Ball at the 2014 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Snoop Dogg, Wale, Kevin Hart & More Ball at the 2014 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

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NBA All-Star Weekend is officially here, kicking off Friday night in New Orleans with the annual Sprint Celebrity Game. Snoop Dogg, Wale, Kevin Hart, WNBA player Skylar Diggins, Romeo Miller, and Terrance J were

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Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Janelle Monáe & More to Perform at 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend

Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Janelle Monáe & More to Perform at 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend

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Fresh off lighting up the Staples Center stage at the Grammys, Kendrick Lamar and Pharrell have both been announced as performers at the 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend. Kendrick will headline the Saturday night, performing

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9th Wonder Discusses Little Brother, Producing for Jay Z & More on Juan Epstein

9th Wonder Discusses Little Brother, Producing for Jay Z & More on Juan Epstein

Vandal Arts February 4, 2014 0

Fresh off the release of his Jamla label’s Jamla Is the Squad album, 9th Wonder chopped it up with Juan Epstein, aka Cipha Sounds and Peter Rosenberg. Being the hip-hop historian he is, 9th

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ScHoolboy Q’s ‘Oxymoron’ Album Features Raekwon, 2 Chainz, Tyler the Creator, Kurupt & More (Tracklisting)

ScHoolboy Q’s ‘Oxymoron’ Album Features Raekwon, 2 Chainz, Tyler the Creator, Kurupt & More (Tracklisting)

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The countdown is on as 22 days remain until ScHoolboy Q’s Oxymoron LP hits stores. After releasing the accompanying album covers and Alchemist-produced “Break the Bank” last month, the TDE rapper reveals the 17-song

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Beyoncé, Jay Z, Jamie Foxx, Swizz Beatz & More Attend Super Bowl XLVIII

Beyoncé, Jay Z, Jamie Foxx, Swizz Beatz & More Attend Super Bowl XLVIII

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The stars were in attendance at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey for Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday night. Entertainers like Beyoncé, Jay Z, 2 Chainz, Jamie Foxx, Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Olympian

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Future’s ‘Honest’ Album to Feature Kanye West, Drake, Pharrell, Nicki Minaj & More

Future’s ‘Honest’ Album to Feature Kanye West, Drake, Pharrell, Nicki Minaj & More

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Last year, Organized Noize member Rico Wade let it slip that André 3000 will appear on Future’s upcoming Honest album — on a “libidinous space-age funk” track called “Benz Bitch” — but that isn’t

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Celebs on Marijuana Legalization: Birdman, Paris Hilton, The-Dream, Juicy J, Charlie Wilson, Willie Nelson and More

Celebs on Marijuana Legalization: Birdman, Paris Hilton, The-Dream, Juicy J, Charlie Wilson, Willie Nelson and More

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Marijuana legalization in the United States made tremendous strides in 2013. States such as Colorado and Washington legalized the use of recreational weed and more are expected to follow this year. Though, legalizing marijuana

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2 Chainz, T.I.P., ASAP Rocky and More Name the 1st Rap Albums They Ever Bought (Video)

2 Chainz, T.I.P., ASAP Rocky and More Name the 1st Rap Albums They Ever Bought (Video)

Vandal Arts January 28, 2014 0

MTV has officially kicked off its week-long stunt “Retromania: Hip Hop Week.” Over the next 7 days, they will feature the best music, movie, TV and hip hop culture moments from the late 1990s

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Meek Mill Hosts Grammy Afterparty with Diddy, Drake, Rick Ross & More (Photos)

Meek Mill Hosts Grammy Afterparty with Diddy, Drake, Rick Ross & More (Photos)

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MMG may not have picked up any awards at the Grammys last night, but they certainly celebrated in style. Meek Mill threw a lavish Grammys afterparty at a mansion in Hollywood Hills, where he

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56th Annual Grammy Awards: Winners, Photos You Missed, & More

56th Annual Grammy Awards: Winners, Photos You Missed, & More

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Daft Punk, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis won big at the Grammy Awards. Continuing their incredible year, the electronic duo won five Grammys including “Album of the Year” for their Random Access Memories LP and

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Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Pharrell, R. Kelly & More Attend Clive Davis’ Pre-Grammy Gala

Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Pharrell, R. Kelly & More Attend Clive Davis’ Pre-Grammy Gala

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The biggest event leading up to Sunday’s night Grammy Awards was undoubtedly Clive Davis’ annual Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons on Saturday night at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. The four-hour

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Jay Z, Rihanna, Calvin Harris, J. Cole, T.I. & More Attend Roc Nation’s 2014 Pre-GRAMMY Brunch

Jay Z, Rihanna, Calvin Harris, J. Cole, T.I. & More Attend Roc Nation’s 2014 Pre-GRAMMY Brunch

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Roc Nation carried on tradition with their annual Pre-GRAMMY brunch in Beverly Hills on Saturday afternoon. The swanky event was hosted on the property of a private gated mansion, presented by MAC Viva Glam.

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Beats By Dre Grammy Party: Eminem, Dr. Dre, Diddy & Ma$e, Nas, Busta, Mef & Red and More

Beats By Dre Grammy Party: Eminem, Dr. Dre, Diddy & Ma$e, Nas, Busta, Mef & Red and More

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It’s not even a debate whether or not Beats By Dre had one of the illest Grammy parties of all time. It was truly a ’90s era hip-hop head’s dream. Who else could bring

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Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys, Miguel, Ciara & More Honor Carole King at MusiCares Gala in L.A.

Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys, Miguel, Ciara & More Honor Carole King at MusiCares Gala in L.A.

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The star power continues to shine on Friday night in Los Angeles, as many gathered to honor a music icon at the L.A. Convention Center. Legendary singer-songwriter Carole King was tributed last night, musical

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Jhené Aiko Performs “Bed Peace,” “From Time” & More at BBC Radio 1 Future Festival

Jhené Aiko Performs “Bed Peace,” “From Time” & More at BBC Radio 1 Future Festival

Vandal Arts January 23, 2014 0

Just says after appearing on SNL alongside Drake, Jhené Aiko made her way across the pond to Maida Vale, London for BBC Radio 1′s annual Future Festival. Bringing her band along, the singer performed

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ScHoolboy Q Talks Gang Banging Past, ‘Oxymoron’ Album, Rise of TDE & More with Hot 97

ScHoolboy Q Talks Gang Banging Past, ‘Oxymoron’ Album, Rise of TDE & More with Hot 97

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After revealing his album covers and debuting “Break the Bank,” ScHoolboy Q headed east to New York City’s Hot 97 Morning Show with Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds on Wednesday. In the 20-minute sit

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Full 2014 Governors Ball Lineup: OutKast, J. Cole, Childish Gambino, Tyler, The Creator & More

Full 2014 Governors Ball Lineup: OutKast, J. Cole, Childish Gambino, Tyler, The Creator & More

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Last week we received the good news that OutKast will be headlining the 2014 Governors Ball Music Festival in NYC in June, and now the full lineup has been revealed. Jack White and Vampire

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ScHoolboy Q Talks Raekwon & 2 Chainz Collabos, ‘Oxymoron’ Album & More in Reddit AMA Session

ScHoolboy Q Talks Raekwon & 2 Chainz Collabos, ‘Oxymoron’ Album & More in Reddit AMA Session

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ScHoolboy Q was the latest artist to participate in Reddit’s “Ask Me Anything” session on Saturday. Interacting with fans, TDE’s “Puffy” answered various questions on his rough past, family life, artists he’d like to

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OutKast, Nas, Pharrell, Lana Del Rey, Chance the Rapper & More to Perform at Coachella 2014

OutKast, Nas, Pharrell, Lana Del Rey, Chance the Rapper & More to Perform at Coachella 2014

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The moment is here. After much speculation leading up to the announcement, the full lineup to this year’s Coachella Music & Arts Festival has been revealed. The 2014 edition is headlined by the reunion

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Nipsey Hussle Discusses Dispute with Complex, Racial Stereotypes & More (Video)

Nipsey Hussle Discusses Dispute with Complex, Racial Stereotypes & More (Video)

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Nipsey Hussle sat down for an interview with one of our favorite new rap spots, The STASHED. Revisiting one of the biggest topics that surrounded him in 2013, Neighborhood Nip explained his dispute with

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Jay Z, Beyoncé, Drake, Rihanna, Diddy & More Celebrate New Year’s Eve (Photos)

Jay Z, Beyoncé, Drake, Rihanna, Diddy & More Celebrate New Year’s Eve (Photos)

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However stylish you thought your New Years’ celebrations were, the depressing truth is that celebrities can — and do — party harder than every last one of us. From Rihanna’s lavish penthouse party in

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ASAP Mob, ScHoolboy Q, French Montana, Trey Songz & More Perform on ’106 & Party’ 2014

ASAP Mob, ScHoolboy Q, French Montana, Trey Songz & More Perform on ’106 & Party’ 2014

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BET’s 106 & Park brought in 2014 with their annual 106 & Party New Year’s Eve special on Tuesday night. Hosted by Bow Wow and Keisha Chante, the show kicked off with Altanta trio

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Kanye West Discusses Birth of ‘Yeezus’ Tour, Signing with Adidas, Blow Up with Sway & More

Kanye West Discusses Birth of ‘Yeezus’ Tour, Signing with Adidas, Blow Up with Sway & More

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Earlier this week, Kanye West’s “Yeezus” tour pulled into Chicago’s United Center for back-to-back nights. During the return to his hometown, Kanye passed by Chi-town’s WGCI 107.5 for an on-air interview. Kanye touched on

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New Music: Wiz Khalifa “Got Me Some More”

New Music: Wiz Khalifa “Got Me Some More”

Vandal Arts December 16, 2013 0

Wiz Khalifa has been heavy on the guest feature tip lately, but finally we’re hearing a new solo joint from the Taylor Gang general. First premiered during a performance in L.A. at the end

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New Video: Nipsey Hussle & DJ Drama “More Or Less”

New Video: Nipsey Hussle & DJ Drama “More Or Less”

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Nipsey Hussle and DJ Drama have conquered the streets, and now focus on the bigger prize in “More Or Less.” Off their Crenshaw mixtape, head to the offices in the MTV-premiere. Purchase Nipsey’s latest

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2 Chainz, Big Sean, J. Cole, B.o.B, Kid Ink & More Perform at Cali Christmas 2013

2 Chainz, Big Sean, J. Cole, B.o.B, Kid Ink & More Perform at Cali Christmas 2013

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All eyes were on Anaheim, California as Cali Christmas 2013 returned on Saturday night. Before TDE and special guest Diddy hit the stage, many of rap’s finest rocked the packed crowd at Honda Center.

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Watch: Cali Christmas 2013 with Kendrick Lamar, TDE, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, J. Cole & More (Live Stream)

Watch: Cali Christmas 2013 with Kendrick Lamar, TDE, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, J. Cole & More (Live Stream)

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The holidays are in full swing, meaning the annual Cali Christmas concert by Los Angeles’ Power 106 is here. Taking place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, this year’s show is headlined by TDE’s

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ASAP Mob Talks Rumored Beef with Pro Era, Taste in Women, Method Man & More with Hot 97

ASAP Mob Talks Rumored Beef with Pro Era, Taste in Women, Method Man & More with Hot 97

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After releasing their new single, Harlem’s own A$ AP Mob stopped by Hot 97 studios this week to chat with the morning show crew. A$ AP Ferg, Nast, and Twelvy speak on a rumored

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Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Jay Z, Rihanna, Ludacris & More Remember Nelson Mandela

Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Jay Z, Rihanna, Ludacris & More Remember Nelson Mandela

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One of the greatest leaders of modern times, Nelson Mandela, passed away Thursday afternoon at the age of 95. The revolutionary, politician, and former President of South Africa lost a well-documented long battle with

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Talib Kweli’s ‘Gravitas’ LP to Feature Raekwon, Mike Posner, Gary Clark Jr., Black Thought & More (Tracklisting)

Talib Kweli’s ‘Gravitas’ LP to Feature Raekwon, Mike Posner, Gary Clark Jr., Black Thought & More (Tracklisting)

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Talib Kweli delivers a special gift for fans this holidays with a new album, Gravitas. Arriving December 15, the 11-track LP features contributions from Raekwon, Black Thought, Mike Posner, Oh No, Statik Selektah, Gary

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André 3000, 2 Chainz, T.I., Lil Wayne & More Attend Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’ Tour in Atlanta (Photos)

André 3000, 2 Chainz, T.I., Lil Wayne & More Attend Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’ Tour in Atlanta (Photos)

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The almighty Yeezus tour made its way down to Atlanta Sunday night (December 1), and although Kanye West didn’t bring out any surprise hometown guests like he did in Brooklyn, Philips Arena was packed

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2013 Soul Train Awards Performances: Jennifer Hudson, T.I., Wale, Keith Sweat, Slick Rick, & More

2013 Soul Train Awards Performances: Jennifer Hudson, T.I., Wale, Keith Sweat, Slick Rick, & More

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The theme was love, peace, and soul at the 2013 Soul Train Awards, aired on Centric and BET on Sunday night. Taped at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, this year’s event was hosted

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Check Out More Items from Jay Z’s Barneys Holiday Collection

Check Out More Items from Jay Z’s Barneys Holiday Collection

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With all the controversy surrounding that shameful incident of racial profiling last month, you might have missed that Jay Z’s holiday collection with Barneys dropped yesterday. With the high-priced line available now online, we

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Quick Pics: Kanye West, Macklemore and French Montana, Beyoncé and Jay Z, & More

Quick Pics: Kanye West, Macklemore and French Montana, Beyoncé and Jay Z, & More

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It was a busy evening in the city that never sleeps. The stars came out to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Wednesday night to take in Kanye West’s theatrical “Yeezus” tour with supporting act A

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Kanye West Rants In Brooklyn: MTV VMAs, Bruno Mars, Oprah, Issues with Nike, & More

Kanye West Rants In Brooklyn: MTV VMAs, Bruno Mars, Oprah, Issues with Nike, & More

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Another night, another rant from Kanye West. During the second night of his “Yeezus” tour stop at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, ‘Ye had plenty topics to sound off on. Right from the start, Kanye spoke

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Pharrell, Kevin Durant, Kid Cudi, Trey Songz & More Attend GQ’s ‘Men of the Year’ Party

Pharrell, Kevin Durant, Kid Cudi, Trey Songz & More Attend GQ’s ‘Men of the Year’ Party

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GQ continued their “Men of the Year” issue celebration with an event at The Ebell Club in Los Angeles on Tuesday night. The biggest stars in music, film, and sports toasted some of this

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J. Cole Adds More ‘What Dreams May Come’ North American Tour Dates

J. Cole Adds More ‘What Dreams May Come’ North American Tour Dates

Vandal Arts November 12, 2013 0

J. Cole is currently on the European leg of his What Dreams May Come tour, but his solo roadshow will return to North America for a second run in January (without Wale this time).

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Justin Timberlake Adds More ‘The 20/20 Experience’ North American Tour Dates

Justin Timberlake Adds More ‘The 20/20 Experience’ North American Tour Dates

Vandal Arts November 12, 2013 0

After kicking off “The 20/20 Experience World Tour” last week to great reviews, Justin Timberlake has now added a second North American leg. The 32-year-old announces 12 new dates, including a second show at

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New Video: Wiz Khalifa, ASAP Ferg & Problem “More Champagne”

New Video: Wiz Khalifa, ASAP Ferg & Problem “More Champagne”

Vandal Arts November 6, 2013 0

DJ Whoo Kid debuts the video for “More Champagne,” a single off his upcoming mixtape N-Word Bond Project. The G-Unit DJ heads out into the streets on New York City and Los Angeles for

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Ariana Grande Discusses Mariah Carey Comparisons and More in Complex’s Cover Story

Ariana Grande Discusses Mariah Carey Comparisons and More in Complex’s Cover Story

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Already being labeled as a “young Mariah Carey,” Ariana Grande is on her way to becoming the next iconic pop star. Before she was even known as a singer, the songstress played roles on

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Janelle Monáe, Kelly Rowland, Eve, Jennifer Hudson & More Perform at ‘Black Girls Rock!’ 2013

Janelle Monáe, Kelly Rowland, Eve, Jennifer Hudson & More Perform at ‘Black Girls Rock!’ 2013

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BET celebrates women of color making a positive impact in entertainment and arts with their annual “Black Girls Rock!” special. Taped last month at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, Tracee Ellis

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Who Had the Best Halloween Costume This Year? Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa, Amber Rose & More

Who Had the Best Halloween Costume This Year? Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa, Amber Rose & More

Vandal Arts November 1, 2013 0

Although we all apparently missed the memo that blackface was totally cool and not in any way racially insensitive this year (we’ll let David Dennis explain), there were some pretty awesome Halloweens outfits on

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Drake Says He’ll Release “Trophies” In Full, Discusses More Unreleased Music

Drake Says He’ll Release “Trophies” In Full, Discusses More Unreleased Music

Vandal Arts October 30, 2013 0

Aside from giving one hell of a performance at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Monday night, Drake also treated the crowd to an extended preview of his much talked-about “Trophies” track, which is produced by

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Chris Brown, Kendrick Lamar, Big Sean, 2 Chainz & More Perform at Powerhouse 2013

Chris Brown, Kendrick Lamar, Big Sean, 2 Chainz & More Perform at Powerhouse 2013

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All eyes were on Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center on Friday night as Powerhouse 2013 brought out of of today’s biggest stars. Before hometown favorite Meek Mill closed with guests Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, Jadakiss,

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Meek Mill Brings Out Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, French Montana, Jadakiss & More at PowerHouse 2013

Meek Mill Brings Out Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, French Montana, Jadakiss & More at PowerHouse 2013

Vandal Arts October 26, 2013 0

It was quite a homecoming for Meek Mill on Saturday night, closing out Philly radio station Power 99′s annual Powerhouse 2013 concert at Wells Fargo Center. The MMG rapper called on many of rap’s

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Nipsey Hussle Discusses $100 ‘Crenshaw’ Album, L.A. Gang Culture & More with Hot 97′s Morning Show

Vandal Arts October 25, 2013 0

Fresh off selling all one thousand copies (100 of those bought by Jay Z) of his $ 100 album, Crenshaw, Nipsey Hussle stopped by Hot 97′s Morning Show for an in-depth chat. Neighborhood Nip

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Lenny S. Breaks Down ‘Magna Carta,’ Roc Nation vs. Roc-A-fella and More

Lenny S. Breaks Down ‘Magna Carta,’ Roc Nation vs. Roc-A-fella and More

Vandal Arts October 18, 2013 0

Irv Gotti and Ja’s Juan Epstein interview really has me on my late 90s Hard Knock Life tour sh*t right now. Another pivotal member of the early Rocafella family is Lenny S. As a

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You’re Welcome: An Hour Long Drake Interview About His New Album, Toronto, His Legacy and More (Video)

You’re Welcome: An Hour Long Drake Interview About His New Album, Toronto, His Legacy and More (Video)

Vandal Arts October 17, 2013 0

Jian Ghomeshi may not be a familiar name to you but he’s an esteemed journalist in Canada. Originally from the UK, the multifaceted talent built a name for himself with his talk show Q,

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The Best Man Holiday OST: R. Kelly, Mary J. Blige, John Legend, Charlie Wilson, Emeli Sande and More

The Best Man Holiday OST: R. Kelly, Mary J. Blige, John Legend, Charlie Wilson, Emeli Sande and More

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It might feel a bit early to start thinking about Christmas, but don’t let too much time go by before you start shopping. If you need some holiday music to get you in the

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The 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Nominees: N.W.A., Nirvana, LL Cool J and More

The 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Nominees: N.W.A., Nirvana, LL Cool J and More

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This year hip-hop acts N.W.A. and LL Cool J have been included among the 16 nominees. Other rock bands included are Nirvana, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Deep Purple, Peter Gabriel, Link Wray, and the

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2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Performances: Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Juvenile, TDE, Future, Meek Mill & More

2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Performances: Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Juvenile, TDE, Future, Meek Mill & More

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The 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards are underway tonight. Some of rap’s biggest stars descended upon Atlanta’s Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center for some hot performances, and to claim some big awards. Hosted by Snoop

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2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cyphers: TDE, A$AP Mob, Slaughterhouse, Action Bronson & More

2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cyphers: TDE, A$AP Mob, Slaughterhouse, Action Bronson & More

Vandal Arts October 16, 2013 0

(Wax, Rapsody, Emis Killa, Rittz & Jon Connor) The 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards have arrived. Every year the undisputed highlight as the cyphers, featuring legendary veterans and new stars, this year’s display of lyrical

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Jonathan Mannion Celebrates 10 Years at NYC Studio with A$AP Twelvyy, 40oz Van & More (Photos)

Jonathan Mannion Celebrates 10 Years at NYC Studio with A$AP Twelvyy, 40oz Van & More (Photos)

Vandal Arts October 14, 2013 0

One of, if not the most respected photographers in the game, Jonathan Mannion is the guy you credit for Jay Z’s Reasonable Doubt, DMX’s Flesh of My Flesh… and The Game’s The Documentary album

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Robin Thicke Talks “Blurred Lines” Hit, VMAs Scandal, Family Life & More on ‘Oprah’s Next Chapter’

Robin Thicke Talks “Blurred Lines” Hit, VMAs Scandal, Family Life & More on ‘Oprah’s Next Chapter’

Vandal Arts October 14, 2013 0

With a record-breaking No. 1-hit, all eyes were on Robin Thicke’s every move this summer. Stepping into new territory this year making good and bad headline news, the R&B star sat down in the

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Lil’ Wayne, Pharrell, Big Sean, 2 Chainz & More Read Mean Tweets on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

Lil’ Wayne, Pharrell, Big Sean, 2 Chainz & More Read Mean Tweets on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

Vandal Arts October 10, 2013 0

Shortly before Kanye West’s head-to-head with Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday night, the talkshow host returned wit a new edition of “Mean Tweets” where artists read off tweets from their loyal haters. Artists such as

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Kanye West Speaks on Personal Struggles, Kim Kardashian, Paparazzi & More on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

Kanye West Speaks on Personal Struggles, Kim Kardashian, Paparazzi & More on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

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After this spoof triggered a series of back-and-forth dialogue, Kanye West and Jimmy Kimmel went head-to-head on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Wednesday night to make peace. Serving as the only guest during the talkshow, Kanye

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DJ Khaled Calls on Chris Brown, Lil’ Wayne, Diddy, Big Sean & More for ‘Suffering From Success’ (Tracklisting)

DJ Khaled Calls on Chris Brown, Lil’ Wayne, Diddy, Big Sean & More for ‘Suffering From Success’ (Tracklisting)

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DJ Khaled’s upcoming Suffering From Success LP hits retailers in a little over two weeks, and now we have the official tracklisting courtesy of All Music/BestBuy. Arriving on October 22 via We the Best/Cash

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TDE President Punch Discusses ‘Oxymoron,’ Trying to Sign Chance The Rapper & More

TDE President Punch Discusses ‘Oxymoron,’ Trying to Sign Chance The Rapper & More

Vandal Arts October 2, 2013 0

Never not delivering solid interviews, Al Lindstrom sat down with the President of TDE, Punch, to get his thoughts on all the recent events surrounding rap’s biggest crew. Top Dawg’s top dog spoke on

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Watch: ‘Styled To Rock’ feat. @Rihanna, @Pharrell and More (Preview)

Watch: ‘Styled To Rock’ feat. @Rihanna, @Pharrell and More (Preview)

Vandal Arts October 1, 2013 0

As a producer on the upcoming season of Bravo’s Styled To Rock, Rihanna and her friends have hand picked a number of designers to compete for 100k. Along with Pharell Williams and Erin Wasson,

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Jay Z Discusses Drug-Dealing Past, Blue Ivy’s Musical Tastes & More with ‘Vanity Fair’

Jay Z Discusses Drug-Dealing Past, Blue Ivy’s Musical Tastes & More with ‘Vanity Fair’

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Five years after sharing a cover with George Clooney for their special Africa issue, Jay Z suits up and steals the spotlight on Vanity Fair‘s November 2013 cover. In Lisa Robinson’s cover story, Hov

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Drake Answers Fan Questions About ‘NWTS’ Artwork, Memes & More Aaliyah Collaborations in #CRWN (Part 3)

Drake Answers Fan Questions About ‘NWTS’ Artwork, Memes & More Aaliyah Collaborations in #CRWN (Part 3)

Vandal Arts September 27, 2013 0

We’ve heard Elliott Wilson quiz Drake about everything from his new album and collaborations with Jay Z, to his relationship with his mother and his response to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” verse. But in the

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ScHoolboy Q Talks 50 Cent Influence, Gang History & More on Snoop Dogg’s ‘GGN’

ScHoolboy Q Talks 50 Cent Influence, Gang History & More on Snoop Dogg’s ‘GGN’

Vandal Arts September 25, 2013 0

ScHoolboy Q made his debut appearance on Snoop Dogg’s GGN show recently. Aside from sharing a blunt and a few laughs with the OG, Puffy spoke on how 50 Cent is his biggest influence,

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Ja Rule and Irv Gotti Discuss Prison Life, Murder Inc., Status with 50 Cent, & More with Angie Martinez

Ja Rule and Irv Gotti Discuss Prison Life, Murder Inc., Status with 50 Cent, & More with Angie Martinez

Vandal Arts September 19, 2013 0

A day after debuting his new record “Fresh Out Da Pen” with Funkmaster Flex, Ja Rule had his first post-prison interview with Hot 97′s own Angie Martinez on Thursday afternoon. With his friend and

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Universal Music to Re-Issue Classic Albums from 50 Cent, Eminem, 2Pac & More

Universal Music to Re-Issue Classic Albums from 50 Cent, Eminem, 2Pac & More

Vandal Arts September 18, 2013 0

Universal Music has announced a new campaign called Respect The Classics, which will see them re-issue and re-master a selection of classic hip-hop albums from the ’80s, ’90s and ’00s. Included in this list

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ASAP Rocky Hosts New Season of ‘Back & Forth’ with Kathy Griffin, Bun B, Snoop Dogg & More

ASAP Rocky Hosts New Season of ‘Back & Forth’ with Kathy Griffin, Bun B, Snoop Dogg & More

Vandal Arts September 17, 2013 0

Back by poplar demand, Noisey returns with a new season of their online “Back & Forth” series. Know for instant comedy with past interviews by ScHoolboy Q, Danny Brown, The Alchemist, and more, the

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Pusha T’s ‘My Name Is My Name’ LP Co-Stars Chris Brown, Kelly Rowland, Kendrick Lamar & More (Tracklisting)

Pusha T’s ‘My Name Is My Name’ LP Co-Stars Chris Brown, Kelly Rowland, Kendrick Lamar & More (Tracklisting)

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Just days after his much-talked about My Name Is My Name listening session, we now have the 12-songs that will appear on Pusha T’s debut album. Arriving on October 8, MNIMN is lead by

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Nas Celebrates 40th Birthday with Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Olivia Munn & More in NYC

Nas Celebrates 40th Birthday with Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Olivia Munn & More in NYC

Vandal Arts September 13, 2013 0

Straight from Arsenio, Nas flew back to his hometown of New York City for a pre-birthday celebration party. Turning 40 on Saturday, the Queens-native hosted a night filled with dinner and dancing at Avenue

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50 Cent Speaks on Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” Verse, Status with Nas, Future of G-Unit & More with Funkmaster Flex

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Both 2 Chainz and 50 Cent paid a visit to Funkmaster Flex‘s Hot 97 evening mixshow on Thursday night. The latter got on-air to promote his SMS Promotions upcoming Big Apple Boxing event on

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Mister Cee Opens Up About Resignation, Sexuality & More on Hot97′s Morning Show

Vandal Arts September 12, 2013 0

It was a sad day not only for New York rap radio, but for hip-hop fans everywhere yesterday as Mister Cee announced his resignation from Hot97 amidst new allegations about his private life. This

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Rick Ross and MMG Talks to HOT97: Self Made 3, Cassidy and Kendrick, Gucci Mane and More

Rick Ross and MMG Talks to HOT97: Self Made 3, Cassidy and Kendrick, Gucci Mane and More

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With MMG’s forthcoming Self Made 3 on the way, Rozay and the gang stopped by HOT97 to chop it up with Ebro and Laura Stylez. The whole crew of Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Stalley,

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Pharrell, Justin Timberlake, Elton John and More Attend GQ’s 2013 ‘Men of the Year’ Awards (Photos)

Vandal Arts September 4, 2013 0

This year’s GQ Men of the Year awards went down last night in London. The esteemed guest list included the likes of Justin Timberlake, Pharrell, Rita Ora, Jessie J, Michael Douglas, Samuel L. Jackson,

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Pharrell, Justin Timberlake, Elton John and More Attend GQ’s 2013 ‘Men of the Year’ Awards (Photos)

Pharrell, Justin Timberlake, Elton John and More Attend GQ’s 2013 ‘Men of the Year’ Awards (Photos)

Vandal Arts September 4, 2013 0

This year’s GQ Men of the Year awards went down last night in London. The esteemed guest list included the likes of Justin Timberlake, Pharrell, Rita Ora, Jessie J, Michael Douglas, Samuel L. Jackson,

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Fool’s Gold Day Off 2013 Recap feat. A$AP Ferg, Migos, Danny Brown and More (Video) (@Atrak)

Fool’s Gold Day Off 2013 Recap feat. A$AP Ferg, Migos, Danny Brown and More (Video) (@Atrak)

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Despite some rainy weather, Fool’s Gold Day Off 2013 went off without a hitch. Hosted in Brooklyn for the first time ever, this year’s performances included A$ AP Ferg, Migos, Danny Brown, and special

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Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose Dish on Their Wedding Day, Miley Cyrus, Twerking & More with Angie Martinez

Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose Dish on Their Wedding Day, Miley Cyrus, Twerking & More with Angie Martinez

Vandal Arts August 30, 2013 0

The now officially married couple of Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose stopped by Hot 97 studios on Thursday to chat with Angie Martinez. The newlyweds opened up on their wedding day two weeks ago,

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2013 MTV VMA’s Red Carpet Arrivals: Miley Cyrus, 2 Chainz, Ciara, Future, Rita Ora & More (Photos)

2013 MTV VMA’s Red Carpet Arrivals: Miley Cyrus, 2 Chainz, Ciara, Future, Rita Ora & More (Photos)

Vandal Arts August 26, 2013 0

The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards are officially under way. Before the main show begins shortly live from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, today’s biggest stars showed off their unique fashion tastes as they posed and

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Movies We Can’t Wait To See: The Grandmaster, The Counselor, and More

Movies We Can’t Wait To See: The Grandmaster, The Counselor, and More

Vandal Arts August 23, 2013 0

(Cameron Diaz in The Counselor) There’s plenty of outrage in the air after this week’s announcement that Ben Affleck has been cast as Batman in the upcoming Man of Steel 2 movie. The supporters

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