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Ja Rule To Detail His Highs & Lows In New Book ‘Unruly’

Ja Rule is looking to murder the book biz with his new memoir titled Unruly: The Highs and Lows of Becoming a Man.

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Who Won Instagram This Week: Amber Rose Twerks, Rihanna Puff-Puffs

Ciara is living proof that pregnant women can still slay. The mom-to-be looked beautiful once again baring her bun in the oven in W. Elsewhere…

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TDE’s Mixed By Ali Talks The Art Of Mixing, Top Dawg And YG

No disrespect to ScHooLboy Q, but Mixed By Ali could easily be dubbed Man of the Year. If it wasn't for Top Dawg's in-house engineer,…

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Rick Ross Facing Lawsuit From 2011 Nightclub Brawl

Rick Ross may be getting a late birthday present. Two men are reportedly suing Rozay for “multiple bodily injuries” that they allegedly sustained while attending…

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Review: Future’s ‘Honest’ Album Puts Style Over Substance

When the world was first introduced to Future—back in 2011, on the Drake-assisted street single turned Pluto album cut, “Tony Montana”—there was something immediately…

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Mariah Carey To Release Next Album Beyoncé-Style

To the surprise of no one (now, at least), Mariah Carey has announced that she will be releasing her next album a la Beyoncé: album…

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From Underground To Kings: The Evolution of OutKast

You don't go from unknown upstarts to arguably the greatest hip-hop group of all time overnight. But it all started with Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, the duo's debut…

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Lil Boosie’s Post-Prison LP Gets Album Title, Release Date

Lil Boosie's post-prison album is sure to be loaded with bars. After revealing that the LP (already boasting features from T.I., Jeezy and 2…

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Common Talks ‘Chicagoland’, Mission To Help Chicago Youth With CNN

Common’s good mission to help Chicago youth do better continues. The G.O.O.D. Music rapper sat down with CNN to discuss taking part in the…

Sports

Watch: The Life & Times Of Allen Iverson In Documentary Trailer

Allen Iverson was a force to be reckoned with. After making the Philadelphia 76ers a team to watch and bringing his thug appeal to the…

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Fails Of The Week: Columbus Short, Xzibit And More

Who: Columbus Short What: Harrison Columbus was only allowed two hours to grab his stuff and vacate his crib, “Irreplaceable” style. He’s currently under…

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Video Vixen Allegedly Files Multi-Million Dollar Defamation Suit Against 50 Cent

For video vixen, Sally Ferreira, a picture is worth millions of dollars. The model has allegedly filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against rapper 50 Cent,…

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Justin Bieber Detained In L.A.X.

Authorities won't let the Biebs be great. Justin Bieber was detained by U.S. Customs officials at Los Angeles Airport for nearly four hour…

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Michael Jackson’s Short And Sweet ‘Xscape’ Tracklist Revealed

The tracklist for Michael Jackson's second posthumous LP, Xscape, has landed. The King of Pop's forthcoming album (due May 13) keeps the rundown light, although…

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Future Celebrates ‘Honest’ Release With Hennessy Dinner

Now that Honest is off his hands and in people's iPods, Future can finally kick his feet up and celebrate. He did exactly that Wednesday…

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Elmo’s Off The Hook: Kevin Clash Cleared Of Sexual Abuse Charges

The former voice of Elmo, Kevin Clash, beat his case twice against three men who claimed he sexually abused them over 10 years ago, whe…

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Pharrell Releases New Book, But Before He Sells It Fans Must Guess The Words

Pharrell is truly an innovator. He'd been teasing the arrival of his new book for days now (how'd he have the time??). Well, he wa…

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Joe Budden And Consequence Squash Their Beef

Time certainly can heal all wounds. For Joe Budden and Consequence, gone are the days of "Love & Hip Hop" bickering, as they've both…

Movies & TV

BET Upfront Announces TV Shows For The Next Year

A branding makeover has dubbed Centric TV the new premiere network for black women. Last night (April 23), BET Upfront was held at New York’…

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5 Things To Do At New Orleans Jazz Fest

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, or Jazz Fest for short, is a music institution. The fest launched in 1970 and offers one of…