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Posted on January 17th, 2019
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RK Jackson
Young Dolph is entering his second week of his 'Role Model' Tour in support of his 5th studio album of the same name partnering with Live Nation and AEG. Dolph hits OKC tonight and crosses over into Dallas tomorrow night (Jan. 18), grab some tickets for a tour stop...
Posted on January 17th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Future had landed his 77th entry on the Billboard Hot 100 this week, as “Crushed Up” debuts at No. 46. The rapper ties Taylor Swift for the 10th-most Hot 100 hits in the chart’s 60-year history. Check out the full list of acts with the most Hot 100 appearances of...
Posted on January 17th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Ludacris is set to bring even more Hip-Hop acts to the hub with his Ludacris & Friends concert. The rapper anounced the concert in the wake of previous concerns about whether or not the Super Bowl would be bringing Hip-Hop acts to its Atlanta halftime show. Because...
Posted on January 16th, 2019
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Lupe LLerenas
Earlier today, news broke that Colin Kaepernick did not approve of Travis Scott's upcoming Super Bowl Half-Time performance in the upcoming weeks. The former NFL football player denied ever having a phone conversation with the Houston rapper and now, Travis people...
Posted on January 16th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Next month Travis Scott is set to join Maroon 5 and Big Boi as this year’s act for the Super Bowl half-time show in Atlanta. The decision to perform has raised controversy, especially after many artists have declined the opportunity do the show. Variety reported that...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Lupe LLerenas
DJ Khaled has joined the cast of Bad Boys For Life, the Will Smith and Martin Lawrence movie that was tentatively known as Bad Boys 3. According to Variety, Khaled joins the star-studded line-up which already includes Vanessa Hudgens, Alexander Ludwig, Charles Melton,...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Kevin Gates has stated that everything’s all good with him and Louisiana rapper Boosie now, but he gives a warning to anyone else who attempts to “do him dirty,” according to TMZ. The Baton Rouge rapper sat down with Raquel Harper for a new episode of BET's "Raq...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Mac Miller is one of the few that was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 2019 Grammys, for his final studio record Swimming. Reports fromTMZ state that Miller's mother and father will both be in attendance at the ceremony, and if he wins they will accept the award on...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Master P will be releasing his own biopic! Earlier this week (Jan. 13), the rapper revealed that he signed a new deal with Lionsgate to drop his new biopic King of the South. He made the announcement in a video on Instagram, where he also says he will produce the film...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Drake has signed a residency deal with a Las Vegas’ XS Nightclub for $10 million. According to Review Journal, he earned $2 million off of his last performance. And now he’s signed a multi-year agreement for a commitment to a minimum of 10 shows. Last Thursday...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Chance The Rapper has pulled "Somewhere in Paradise," the 2015 collaboration with R. Kelly, from streaming services, as reported by TMZ. The song no longer appears on Spotify, Apple Music, or Tidal, but remain it’s still available on SoundCloud and Apple Music's...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Alicia Keys was announced to be the 2019 host in a video update that she posted on Instagram on Tuesday (Jan 15). "There's so much in store and I CAN'T WAIT for y'all to see it ALL come to life," she said. https://youtu.be/lpoIGoNzsGM The Grammys are set to air on...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Lupe LLerenas
Despite his recent tweets and rants, Kanye West is giving back in a big way. According to The Wall Street Journal, Mr. West donated $10 million to the Turrell Art Foundation to help fund light and space artist James Turrell’s Roden Crater Project in Arizona. The...
Posted on January 15th, 2019
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Lupe LLerenas
The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) will be honoring Quincy Jones and BlacKkKlansman producer Jason Blum with its 2019 Special Achievement award. “Quincy Jones is a cultural icon,” said AAFCA co-founder Shawn Edwards. “For nearly 70 years, he...
Posted on January 14th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
After securing a new record deal, Mystikal could possibly be seeing a release date from jail. According to TMZ, the rapper was placed in jail in 2017 on first degree rape and second degree kidnapping charges. But since he has recently signed a new record deal for three...