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Stars Behind Bars: Orange Is The New Black’s Selenis Leyva

Far from a nuance to the small screen, it’s highly unlikely that you’ve channel-flipped over this Bronx actress.

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Keep on Deepin’ On: The 40 Best Deep House Tracks of All Time

Blood (and Tears) on the Dance Floor by SPIN Staff…

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What Happens When Wiz Khalifa Hits Amsterdam?

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7 Ways To Survive Thanksgiving Without Cooking

Oh, the struggles of being a non-cook on Thanksgiving. You’re scared to step into the kitchen, but you don’t want to be the lazy perso…

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Jeezy Helps Feed The Homeless On Thanksgiving

Like he does on every Thanksgiving, Young Jeezy hit the Atlanta Mission last night to help feed the homeless. With his CTE crew in tow,…

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Fat Joe Released Early From Prison

Fat Joe will be having a happy Thanksgiving this year. According to an Instagram post from DJ Nasty, it appears that the rapper was released…

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Interview: Andre Harrell Talks ‘A Mary Christmas’ Special With Mary J. Blige And More

Andre Harrell is more than just a musica mogul. He started Uptown Records back in 1996 after working with Russell Simmons on Rush Communications, which…

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New Music: Papoose ‘Jive Ass Turkey’ (Trinidad Jame$ Diss)

Ha! Papoose took advantage of his golden opportunity to come at Trinidad Jame$’ neck for trying to diss NY rap culture. On his latest di…

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Russell Simmons Co-Signs Kanye West’s ‘Genius’ Status, Kanye Responds

In one loaded press week, Kanye West's impassioned 'streams of consciousness' (or loud rants) either solidified his fan base or shook a bunch of supporter…

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Nas: ‘Snoop Changed The World With ‘Doggystyle”

Nas knows a thing or two about classic rap material. While strutting the red carpet for the Black Nativity premiere in Harlem last week,…

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Snoop Dogg Looks Back On ‘Doggystyle’ 20 Years Later

Twenty years after his formal introduction Doggystyle, Snoop Dogg never considered his 1993 debut album, which has sold up to 5.5 million copies to date,…

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Tyga Shows Off Many Gold Chains On ‘Well Done 4′ Mixtape Cover

Tyga is sticking to the theme. As he prepares for his album The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty to drop next year, the Young Money ma…

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Black Nativity: Langston Hughes Musical Becomes Tearful Motion Picture

Harlem Renaissance poet and writer Langston Hughes wrote the play/musical Black Nativity in 1961. While it would see several theater renditions through the decades, it…

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Watch: Victor Cruz Explains The Importance Of The Right Fit For ‘GQ’

Fellas, before you suit up for this season’s upcoming holiday season take a look at GQ‘s latest video from their style series. In the…

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Watch: Safaree Tattoos Nicki Minaj’s Face On His Arm

As far as we know, Safaree Samuels — or SB as name dropped in various songs — is Nicki Minaj’s right hand. Although neither Nicki…

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Bridget Kelly To Release ‘Cut To…Bridget Kelly’ EP

The holiday treats keep on pouring in. Roc Nation songstress Bridget Kelly has officially announced her gift to fans this Christmas. Her new EP Cut…

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Amber Riley And Partner Derek Hough Win ‘Dancing With The Stars’ [Video]

Amber Riley is officially a triple threat. After proving time and time again that she can sing and act, the Glee star put her dancing…

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Black Friday War Zone: The Top 5 Walmart Fights

This year VIBE tackles the holiday season with the Top 5 Walmart Black Friday fights. We have shoppers slipping in boxes and grandparents passing out…

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Solange Discusses ‘Saint Heron’ Compilation Album, Record Label And Relating To Cash Money

Solange recently put another feather in her cap by taking the wheel at her own Saint Heron record label. To celebrate the new venture, she…

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The 15 Best Rap-A-Lot Records Albums

Houston rap is having another moment. Sinecure Books just published the incredible Houston Rap book (available on Nov. 30), featuring photos of Screwston’s hip-ho…