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Miley Cyrus Answers Fan’s Prom Invite

A Miley Cyrus fan from Arizona, who asked the controversial pop tart to prom, may not be slipping a corsage on the "Wrecking Ball" singer…

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That One Night When Kanye Forced Me To Listen To ‘The College Dropout’

Kanye West's brashness wasn't born overnight. Former VIBE Editorial Director Datwon Thomas remembers the night he was held captive by Mr. West for an early…

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Tastemakers Weigh-In On Nike’s Sudden ‘Air Yeezy 2 Red October’ Release

Nike shocked the sneaker community when they dropped the Air Yeezy 2 Red October this past Sunday (Feb. 9). Without warning, the sneaker giant released…

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Reporter Mistakes Samuel L. Jackson For Laurence Fishburne, Gets Destroyed For It

Just when you think humans couldn't get any dumber, a professional on national television comes along and proves you all wrong. Like Entertainment anchor Sam…

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Lil Boosie’s Prison Release Date May Be Pushed Back

The "Free Lil Boosie" campaign may have hit a roadblock. After reports that the rapper would be coming home this month, it seems hi…

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5 Ways Skrillex Will Dominate NYC This Week

Just in time for V-Day, Skrillex shows some love for the East Coast with four separate performances to take place in NYC (ok, so technically…

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Jason Derulo, Aloe Blacc And Mack Wilds To Perform At NBA All-Star Pregame Concert

Jason Derulo, Aloe Blacc and Mack Wilds will storm the stage as performers for Sprint NBA All-Star Pregame Concert at the Bud Light District o…

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Throwback Footage Of Kanye West On Rap City In 2004

In 2004, right before "College Dropout" came out, Kanye West appeared on BET's "Rap City" for the first time ever. Rocking a designer…

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Benzino, Karlie Redd Speak On ‘Love & Hip-Hop’ Scuffle

Benzino and Stevie J had quite the memorable restaurant opening last week after a brawl broke out as they were filming for the upcoming…

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50 Reasons Not To Date A Rapper

As Valentine's Day approaches, love is likely on your mind. And if you're interested in living the good life, dating a rapper is one option—cash,…

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Young Scooter Discusses Sharing A Cell With Gucci Mane

Fresh off a bid, Young Scooter sat down with DJ Vlad to talk about his time in the clink and how he spent…

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Ma$e Speaks On Almost Hitting J. Cole

Pastor Mason Betha almost let the devil in. During a radio interview on Detroit's 107.5 radio station, Ma$e was asked about new artists he…

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23 Dramatic Tweets About The Air Yeezy 2 Surprise Release

What would you do for a pair of Yeezys? Blink and you missed Nike surprise-dropping the incredibly hyped Air Yeezy 2 “Red Octobers”…

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Kanye’s Blueprint: 10 Albums Directly Influenced By ‘College Dropout’

A decade ago today, we were tearing the wrapping off the brown CD with the bear mascot on the front. The much-hyped producer-turned-rapper Kanye West…

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Trinidad Jame$ Busted For Marijuana Possession

Trinidad Jame$ landed in trouble in the law while on his recent tour in Batesville, Mississippi. The "All Gold Everything" rapper was arrested Friday…

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10 Kanye West ‘Drop-Outs’

Kanye West started out in Chicago, making beats in his basement and working with local rappers until the right people took notice. Eventually, he…

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Opinion: Kanye West’s “College Dropout” Is His Best (And Most Important) Album

When it's all said and done, College Dropout will be the defining album of Kanye West's catalog The party line seems to be that Kanye…

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BEEN TRILL x KTZ Collection

BEEN TRILL and KTZ are teaming up to drop a collaborative collection via one of London's premier fashion media and retail stores, SHOWstudio. The…

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6 Black Designers Showing At NYFW

The NYFW Pre-Fall 2014 shows are well underway and while New York’s fashionistas are marveling at the works of Dior and Elie Tahari, we’re putting…

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Drake Gives A Tweet-Confirmation On Lil’ Wayne’s ‘Carter V’

Drake took to Twitter last night to drop a short but sweet confirmation: "Carter V." Wayne announced the new project himself a couple…