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Jay Z and Beyoncé bailed out protesters in Baltimore and Ferguson, activist says

An activist and film-maker who has worked with Jay Z claims that the hip-hop star contributed “tens of thousands” of dollars to free protesters who could not pay their bail following anti-police brutality demonstrations in Baltimore and Ferguson, Missouri. The … Continue reading

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Tidal Review – Jay Z Streaming Service Test

It’s been two weeks since Tidal, the new music-streaming platform owned by Jay Z and a handful of pop’s highest-ranking Illuminati members, launched with an ostentatiously—almost clumsily—star-studded promotional video. In the time since, there’s been a flood of thinkpieces and … Continue reading

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Will Jay-Z lead artists into a powerful new digital era?

By Ashahed M. Muhammad Jay-Z rarely uses social media so when he used his Twitter account to communicate with his 3.1 million followers, people kind of knew something was brewing. It was seen as a major move when the Hip … Continue reading

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Beyoncé (ft. Jay-Z) – Drunk in Love

If you have not purchased Beyoncé’s latest effort you are MISSING OUT. As an artist, the album is a treatise of growth with a great beat. As a businesswoman, she is a revolutionary who has upset the status quo of … Continue reading

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Jay-Z (ft. Justin Timberlake) – Holy Grail

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The 10 Wildest Rap Beefs Of All Time

By Jeff Rosenthal The other day, Kendrick Lamar took his guest verse on Big Sean’s “Control” as an opportunity to casually invite all his friends to fight to the death: “I’m usually homeboys with the same n***as I’m rhymin’ with / … Continue reading

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Hip-Hop Enters Middle Age

By Gene Denby   Hip-hops Big Bang exploded four decades ago this week at a party that Kool Herc threw at 1520 Sedgwick Ave. in the Bronx, N.Y. The legend goes that this was the first time someone had ever scratched turntables … Continue reading

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Run-DMC rapper blasts hip hop culture for being ‘disrespectful and immature’

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Queen Latifah’s New Talk Show: Famous Friends, Sob Stories and One Off-Limit Topic

by Marisa Guthrie “I remember praying for peace all the time as a kid,” says Queen Latifah. The admission causes her to laugh, just a little, perhaps at the thought of a child earnestly asking God to make the people … Continue reading

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Cameron Diaz Signs On for Will Gluck’s “Annie” Film Remake, Starring Quvenzhane Wallis

By Michael Gioia Golden Globe nominee Cameron Diaz has signed on for “Annie,” the upcoming film remake of the 1982 movie musical that will star 2013 Academy Award nominee Quvenzhane Wallis “Beasts of the Southern Wild”, according to Deadline.com. Diaz, … Continue reading

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