Posts Tagged ‘rap’

Big Boi of Legendary Hip-Hop Group Outkast Announces 45-City Tour

The Atlanta hip-hop/rap pioneer Big Boi has announced dates for his “Shoes for Running” tour. The 45-city North American trek kicks off April 18 in his homestate of Georgia, and travels to Brooklyn, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York, wrapping June 19 in Boston.

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Multi-Platinum Artists Nelly & T.I. Perform Live On Good Morning America

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This morning, he stopped by Good Morning America to perform his new song ‘Rick James’ along with special guest T.I.. Nelly also gave the crowd a performance of his classic hit “Hot In Herre.” Watch.…

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Notorious B.I.G.’s Son & Daughter to Star In New Animated Series

A new animated series “House of Wallace” is in the works. The series will feature 16-year-old C.J. Wallace and 19-year-old T’yanna Wallace, the children of late rapper Notorious B.I.G.. The two will star in the show about maintaining the hip-hop legend’s New York City recording studio.

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Industry Buzz: Chuck Taylor

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The music industry buzz for upcoming artist Chuck Taylor has reached a fever pitch. The Virginia native first mastered his guitar, then he took his show on the road to captivate fans across the nation.…

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VIDEO: A$AP Rocky ft. Skrillex – Wild For the Night

Harlem rapper A$AP Rocky & international EDM phenom Skrillex head to the Dominican Republic in the vibrant video for “Wild for the Night,” the latest single off his debut Long.Live.A$AP. Watch.

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Rapper Jeezy Creating Management Partnership With Jay Z’s Roc Nation?

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Jeezy’s CTE and Jay Z’s Roc Nation have announced a management agency they are building together, according to sources. See what events led up to this new project.…

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Chris Brown Announces New Album Title; Reveals Special Collaboration

Chris Brown had a sit down with the media to speak on the mysterious title of his new album that is currently in the works. Brown also revealed a super-special guest feature that may be featured on the album.

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Nicki Minaj Partners with Beats Electronics for Special Edition Wireless Speaker

Rap diva Nicki Minaj has teamed up with Beats Electronics to launch a special pink edition of the company’s Pill portable wireless Bluetooth speaker.

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VIDEO: 2 Chainz – Like Me

Atlanta Rapper 2 Chainz gives us one final video from his ‘Based on a T.R.U. Story’ before he moves on to his sophomore album. Watch him rock a Chanel ski mask as he raps in a dark alley.

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VIDEO: Nicki Minaj – Up In Flames

Nicki Minaj takes it back to her mixtape days with the viral video for “Up in Flames.” Nicki plays the piano by candlelight and raps by the fireplace in the Grizz Lee-directed clip. Watch.

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Gain Platinum Certification With New Single

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are two-for-two with The Heist singles. Following the platinum certification of “Thrift Shop,” the Seattle, Washington duo’s second single, “Can’t Hold Us” has now reached platinum.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ Ray Dalton-assisted-“Can’t Hold Us” was available almost two years at audio, and about two weeks at video before selling one million

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Reebok Drops Miami Rapper Rick Ross for Controversial & Inflammatory Lyrics

Following his controversial lyrics, Reebok has decided to part ways with Miami rapper Rick Ross.

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