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Happy Hour: Things That Made The VIBE Staff Cheese This Week

Every hour is happy hour on the Internet and in a sea of sad news and aggregated BS, VIBE is lightening things up. See what…

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Opinion: Has Hot 97’s Summer Jam Fallen Off?

In its 20 years of history, Hot 97's Summer Jam is one of the few hip-hop events that has always managed to take whatever i…

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Week In Tweets: Q-Tip Remembers Maya Angelou, Rick Ross Salutes The Troops

This week, Q-Tip remembered legendary poet, author, and humanitarian Maya Angelou, who passed away on Wednesday (May 28) at the age of 86. In other…

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Show Review: The Aftermath Of Hudson Mohawke’s Hurricane At Red Bull Festival

After a prolific month of Red Bull Music Festival events throughout NYC, Hudson Mohawke Live & Friends sold out a jaw-dropping show this week, creating…

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Fails Of The Week: 50 Cent, Benzino, Lance Stephenson And More

Who: 50 Cent What: The rapper threw out the first pitch at the Mets vs. Pirates game Tuesday night (May 27), and let's just…

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Mariah Carey Hops On The 1 Train In Gown And Heels

​The MTA has officially been dubbed the Mariah Transit Authority. After leaving the Fresh Air Fund gala at Chelsea Piers on Wednesday (May 29), Mariah…

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Get Baked: Francesca Lombardo Spins Sheik ‘N’ Beik Party

The global party brand known as Sheik 'N' Beik has produced some of the sexiest, underground events from Ibiza to Paris to London and now,…

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10th Grader Kills His Parents For Taking Away His iPod

File this under: "We Wish We Were Kidding." An honor roll student from Northview High School in Virginia admitted in court Wednesday (May 28) that…

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Nas Partners With Koru To Mentor College Grads

2014 has been a big year for Nas. Not only did he celebrate the 20th anniversary of his debut Illmatic in April, a Tribeca Film…

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Jermaine Dupri & Ne-Yo To Be Honored At ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards

Pictured: Ne-Yo and Jermaine Dupri at ASCAP Rhythm & Soul ATL Legends Dinner in September 2011…

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Wiz Khalifa: Rihanna Inspired ’28 Grams’ Mixtape

Rihanna is a walking muse. Whether it's posting scantily clad selfies on her (now banned) Instagram or snatching Balmain ads, the fashion world is hers,…

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Kim Kardashian Wedding Photo Sets Instagram Record

A photo of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's first kiss as a married couple has broken a social media record. Two days after the reality…

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Q&A: Jagged Edge Talks Comeback Single ‘Hope’

If you came up in the '90s and listened to R&B, there was one debate that never died: Dru Hill vs. 112 vs. Jagged Edge.

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Former Microsoft CEO Said To Have Bought L.A. Clippers For $2 Billion

Donald Sterling may be making his grand exit as ex-owner of the Los Angeles Clippers soon. According to CNN, the former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer…