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Future Sells Publishing Catalog Spanning 612 Songs in Reported Eight-Figure Deal

Future has sold his catalog from the years 2004 to 2020 to Influence Media Partners. While the exact price of the catalog wasn’t disclosed, a source close to the deal told Variety that the rapper fetched a price in the “high eight figures.” Beginning with the launch of his career, the sixteen-year period saw Future release 612 singles across eight studio albums, in addition to collaborations, a reissued LP, mixtapes and songs not […]

todaySeptember 22, 2022 7

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DJ QUIK SAYS HE ALMOST GOT KILLED AFTER “ALL EYEZ ON ME” LEAKED

Quik told Kweli how he left a copy of All Eyez On Me in his car and his security guards would regularly use his car. One of the guards would let his friends listen to the tape and then started distributing copies around L.A. “I almost got killed over a 2Pac bootleg! I had a machine gun put in my face!” Quik said around the 48-minute mark. “But I was still defending […]

todaySeptember 21, 2022 5

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50 Cent is suing a Florida med spa owner — hip-hop mogul says she used his photos to promote penile enhancement

A South Florida business owner has been hit with a lawsuit from 50 Cent after the rapper claimed she used a photo of him to promote medical services via social media. The rap mogul says he posed with Angela Kogan, owner of Florida-based Perfection Plastic Surgery & MedSpa, for a photo in February 2020 because he thought she was a fan,  TMZ reported Friday. In the caption of the now-deleted post, […]

todaySeptember 20, 2022 21

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Kanye West Ends Deal with GAP clothing

Just hours after news broke that Kanye West‘s attorneys sent a letter to The Gap notifying the retail chain that he intended to end their turbulent two-year relationship, Ye went on to explain the end of the deal from his perspective. “It was always a dream of mine to be at the Gap and to bring the best product possible to the masses, and I always talked to them about doing products […]

todaySeptember 20, 2022 10

News

Axe-Wielding Man Arrested After Rampage in Manhattan McDonald’s

A man was arrested in New York City this weekend after he went on an axe-swinging rampage inside a McDonald’s in the Lower East Side. NBC News reports Michael Palacios, 31, was arrested early Friday morning after he allegedly attacked customers with an ax inside the Delancey Street fast-food restaurant. A video of the incident has since gone viral, which shows Palacios removing an ax from his backpack. According to police, Palacios started swinging the axe, breaking tables […]

todaySeptember 19, 2022 8

Culture

The Man Who Broke the Music Business

Even in a world dominated by streaming, an album leak is still regarded by most artists as nothing short of a tragedy. Indeed, their labels feel the same way. These days, labels both major and independent alike schedule release dates and marketing campaigns to best avoid leaks but they still do happen. One man leaked thousands of albums, including landmark releases like The Eminem Show and Nelly’s Country Grammar. But who was […]

todaySeptember 19, 2022 14

Featured

Instagram post of rapper PnB Rock at Roscoe’s may have led to killing, LAPD chief says

The gunman who killed PnB Rock at the Roscoe's House of Chicken & Waffles restaurant in South Los Angeles demanded jewelry and other valuables before getting into a struggle with the rapper and opening fire, Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore said Tuesday. Moore told reporters that investigators are looking into whether an Instagram post by PnB Rock, real name Rakim Allen, showing him wearing what appears to be expensive […]

todaySeptember 15, 2022 32

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Do Americans Know Where The Queen Of England Is From?

Fleccas Talks and Justin Awad are back in the streets with more interviews asking Americans questions that should be very simple to answer. One of the questions in the ten-minute-long video was about the recently departed Queen of England. Justin Awad asked random young people in the street where the Queen of England was from. They were completely and totally stumped. A similar question was about where the Panama Canal […]

todaySeptember 12, 2022 106

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Untrapped: The Story of Lil Baby

Lil Baby's newly-released documentary takes us through the meteoric rise of a superstar. From Oakland City Neighborhood, Lil Baby has topped charts and sold out tours all across the world. This latest documentary released Friday (Aug. 26th) shows how Lil Baby rose to fame. The 93-minute film directed by Karam Gill features previously unseen footage of the rapper as a child. The film starts off showing us present-day Lil Baby […]

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White House Finally Unveils Official Obama Portraits

    In a restoration of tradition, former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama were at the White House for a ceremony honoring the unveiling of their official portraits. On Wednesday afternoon (September 7th), the Obamas were the guests of honor at the White House as their official portraits were unveiled to the public for the first time. The ceremony honoring a former President & First Lady […]

todaySeptember 10, 2022 16

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