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K. Michelle Gets Emotional Over Idris Elba Break Up

In case you were not privy to this information, K. Michelle’s Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart album was apparently inspired by a courtship with Idris…

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NBA Gets Into The Holiday Spirit With This New Spot

The NBA plans to get fans into the holiday spirit with the release of the league's official Christmas Day jerseys.

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Everybody Up For NBA Christmas #Gifts

There have been some serious highlights so far this NBA season. Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker playing great, Anthony Davis becoming a star,…

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Another Unpopular Opinion: Why Nicki Minaj Has 2014’s Rap Verse Of The Year

Nicki Minaj pulled more cards and hurt more feelings with "Lookin’ Ass Nigga" than your favorite rapper did all year. Now crown the track’s opening…

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Photos: Tyga And Kylie Jenner Spread Holiday Cheer At L.A. Children’s Hospital

Tyga and Kylie Jenner recently got into the holiday spirit after the rumored pair were spotted at a Children's Hospital handing out gifts for the…

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An Unpopular Opinion: Why Bobby Shmurda Has 2014’s Rap Verse Of The Year

I played overnight star Bobby Shmurda's "Hot N-gga" 'til I passed out. And his chorus-free barrage of bars emerged as my top pick for the…

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Federal Government Lifts Ban On Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana retailers now have another reason to get lifted.

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We See You: 10 Artists Who Could Own 2015

Discovering an under-the-radar artist feels as good as a surprise Beyoncé album. With the Next-Big-Thing-To-Be emerging from all four coordinates of America, 2014 saw a…

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Rihanna Is Now The Creative Director Of Puma

Rihanna’s penchant for crushing red carpets has landed her a shiny new fashion gig. The Bajan pop superstar has just been named the creative director…

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Review: Nicki Minaj Shows Her Best (And Worst) Sides On ‘The Pinkprint’

By now, it's become industry lore how HOT 97's Paul Rosenberg shaded 2012 Summer Jam headliner Nicki Minaj and her meteoric hit "Starships." "I know…

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Ciara And Baby Future Want To Wish You A Merry Christmas

A video posted by Ciara (@ciara) on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:59am PST…

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The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2015 Class Will Not Include N.W.A.

The guys from Straight Outta Compton just received some not-so-historic news.

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Yes, Kanye West Does Support The #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Though Kanye West hasn’t been publicly vocal or out in the streets protesting like some of his hip-hop cohorts, it seems he is still aware.

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Who Had The Best Rap Verse of 2014?

Redundancy on the Internet is just something we’ve become accustomed to. By the time the latest scandal has been blogged here, someone else is bloggin’…

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DJ Mustard And Fabolous To Perform At Roc Nation Sports’ Inaugural Boxing Event

The performers for Roc Nation Sports' "throne boxing" event have been announced.

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San Jose Police Officer Under Fire After Threatening Tweets To Protesters

And now, another horrible Twitter decision on these Internets.

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Is Lil Wayne’s ‘Sorry 4 The Wait 2′ In The Works?

Lil Wayne does his best work in a studio, so it only makes sense that's where he'd be, especially if he's about to release Sorry…

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Beyonce And Jay Z Sued For Alleged Illegal Sample Of ‘Drunk In Love’

A Hungarian singer is suing Beyonce and Jay Z for allegedly illegally sampling her voice for their hit "Drunk In Love."

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A Guide To Understanding D’Angelo’s ‘Black Messiah’

So let's get on with it. There are some inaudible parts to D'Angelo's Black Messiah. Lucky for us we have a lyric booklet for those…