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Posted on November 4th, 2013
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Singer-songwriter Teddy Riley has removed the gloves and is after Lady Gaga for allegedly never receiving payment for his contributions on “Teeth,” a record from her chart-topping album The Fame Monster. According to TMZ, Riley is suing the Mother Monster for $500,000...
Posted on November 4th, 2013
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Staff Editor
That magical time of year is approaching yet again and there is plenty of holiday music to spread the cheer. Following Mary J. Blige, Tamar Braxton and Kelly Clarkson, Leona Lewis will also be gifting us with her first-ever holiday album entitled Christmas, With...
Posted on November 4th, 2013
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Staff Editor
King Kendrick, alongside the A$AP Mob, Jay Rock and ScHoolboy Q, reminded The Breakfast Club that hip-hop is indeed a competitive sport. The artists caught up for an interview before entering the stage for Powerhouse at the Barclays Center this past Saturday (November...
Posted on November 4th, 2013
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Staff Editor
Rick Ross stopped by The Breakfast Club and delved into his own humble contract beginnings before jumping into talks details about his upcoming album Mastermind, due out December 17. The bawse says that his sixth LP will be another successful body of work. "This will be...
Posted on November 4th, 2013
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Staff Editor
Rihanna must have signed a lifetime deal with MAC Cosmetics. Over the weekend, the beauty titan announced on Twitter that the Bajan pop star will now become the new face of Viva Glam following in the footsteps of Cyndi Lauper, Nicki Minaj and more. Continue reading...
Posted on November 4th, 2013
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There's really no denying this one–Eminem straight up dissed Asher Roth. Without the backhanded, ambiguous insults you hear a lot of today, Em mentioned Roth's name, who he cosigned years ago, and went straight for him.  "Quit acting salty, I was countin' on you to...
Posted on November 4th, 2013
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Staff Editor
Bringing together all of the things he often raps about, Rick Ross releases the video for "No Games," featuring Future. The hook mentions Tony Montana several times and the video's effects and scenery fits the theme. Throughout the video, you'll see a variety of things on...
Posted on November 3rd, 2013
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Staff Editor
Okay, let's take a serious step back here. Before I go on any further, I'd like to make sort of a disclaimer: Kanye West has always been a creative genius that has very interesting and thought provoking opinions on human nature and society as a whole. But the man is...
Posted on November 3rd, 2013
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Staff Editor
Brooklyn was apparently the place to be last night (Nov. 2) for Power 105.1's annual Powerhouse concert. Hosted at the Barclays Center, the event featured performances from the likes of Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Mob, Meek Mill, Lil' Kim, Fabolous, Schoolboy Q, Nicki Minaj and...
Posted on November 3rd, 2013
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Staff Editor
As a first-time Power 105.1 Powerhouse 2013 attendee, I walked into Brooklyn's shiny new Barclays Center with admittedly subdued expectations for the night's events–outside of the same ol' backstage hustle and bustle. But Hot 97 Summer Jam's estranged equivalent proved...
Posted on November 3rd, 2013
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Staff Editor
Nicki Minaj took a trip backstage at Powerhouse 2013 to talk to The Breakfast Club crew about her upcoming album, revealing Halloween costume and her feelings on Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse. "I'm probably in the top five of niggas he did mention, so go and do your...
Posted on November 3rd, 2013
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Niki McGloster
Drake showed love to his nieces Sade and Spirit last night during his WYLAT stop in Charlotte, NC. The two young ladies–daughters to Drizzy's security guy, Spoons, and Instagram stars–smiled sweetly as the Canadian headliner dedicated "Hold On, We're Going Home" to...
Posted on November 3rd, 2013
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Staff Editor
It all started in Justin Timberlake's dressing room during a 4-hour brainstorm in Philadelphia. During a melding of creative minds, Jeezy and Jay Z came together to come up with the theme, lyrics and production for an untitled collaboration that Jeezy calls " very much...
Posted on November 2nd, 2013
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Staff Editor
It's been a while since hip-hop's influence was restricted to albums, music videos and the interviews. We're in a time where hip-hop artists are being looked at by respected institutions for their insight into society. People like Afrika Bambaataa, 9th Wonder and...
Posted on November 2nd, 2013
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Shawn Grant
The man of many personalities, Mac Miller, has taken on a new one named Delusional Thomas and released a self-titled mixtape. You will notice the difference between Mac and Delusional Thomas as the later of the two has a higher pitch to his voice. The seven track tape...