Archive for ‘Industry News’

VIDEO: 50 Cent ft. Mr. Probz – Twisted

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A tuxedo-clad 50 Cent stars in the grown and sexy video for “Twisted,” the final release in his Animal Ambition series. Watch.…

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Music Star Pharrell WIlliams Partners With Comme Des Garcons To Launch New Fragrance

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Japanese fashion label Comme Des Garcons has officially partnered up with multi-genre music hitmaker Pharrell to create his own fragrance, named after his sophomore album G I R L.…

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VIDEO: T.I. ft. Young Thug – About The Money

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Before T.I.’s scuffle with Floyd Mayweather, he dropped his new Young Thug-assisted single “About The Money.” Now, the self-proclaimed King Of The South plays boths sides of the camera as he releases the colorful visual which he co-directed alongside Kennedy Rothchild. Check it out.…

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Hip-Hop Pioneers The Beastie Boys Win $1.7 Million Copyright Lawsuit Against Monster Energy

Nearly two years after the suit was filed by Brooklyn-bred music group The Beasties Boys, the music pioneers have been award $1.7 million in the copyright case against Monster Energy. The beverage company admitted it used the group’s music in a promotional video without licensing it.…

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50 Cent’s Starz Network TV Series Makes Successful Debut; Renewed For A Second Season

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50 Cent’s new Starz network TV show “Power” had a very successful premiere. So successful that after only one episode, the Starz series has already been renewed for a second season.…

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VIDEO: DJ Khaled ft. Meek Mill, Rick Ross, French Montana & Jay Z – They Don’t Love You No More

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DJ Khaled and friends take to South Beach to star in an action-packed video for “They Don’t Love You No More.” The Gil Green clip was shot in Miami and features Meek Mill, Rick Ross, and French Montana. Jay Z who has a verse on the track does not appear in the video, but check…

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Beats Headphones Partner With Luxury Brand Fendi For New Product Line

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The recently aquired Beats headphone brand is still growing. Lux brand Fendi has partnered up with Beats by Dre for a line of high-end over-the-ear headphones.…

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Rap/Metal Group Insane Clown Posse & the Juggalos Lose Lawsuit Against U.S. Federal Government

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U.S. District Judge Robert Cleland dismissed a lawsuit by the rap-metal duo and fans, known as Juggalos, who said they’ve been targeted by police.…

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Muisc Lyric Website Rap Genius Signs Publishing Deal With Warner/Chappell

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The popular lyrical annotation site, Rap Genius, has just inked a publishing deal with Warner/Chappell. To reflect their upcoming genre-diversification, the company took to their newly renovated page to unveil its new name–Genius.com…

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VIDEO: Alicia Keys – We Are Here

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Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys uses her voice to make a change. Her new single “We Are Here” encourages peace, love, and unity while reflecting on the turmoil in Chicago, Israel, Gaza, and Nigeria. Watch the empowering video as she sings and plays the piano.…

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VIDEO: DJ Mustard ft. Ty Dolla $ign & 2 Chainz – Down On Me

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DJ Mustard, YG & Ty Dolla Sign get together for the visual to “Down On Me.” In the Matt Swinsky-directed video, the trio turn a warehouse into the hottest party spot. Watch.…

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R&B Star Keyshia Cole Announces Additional “Point Of No Return” Tour Dates

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On the heels of releaseing the visual to her current single, Keyshia Cole is getting ready to hit the road for the August leg of her “Point Of No Return” Tour. Check out the upcoming tour dates.…

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