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U.S. Marshals Take Custody Of Chris Brown For D.C. Trial

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The Associated Press reports that Chris Brown has been taken into custody by U.S. marshals, who will then transport the “Loyal” singer to Washington, D.C. for trial. Marshals’ spokeswoman Laura Vega says Brown was turned over to marshals Wednesday at a Los Angeles jail. Brown faces trial following accusations that he hit a man outside […]

Universal Music Group Breaks Up Island Def Jam Motown, Barry Weiss Steps Down

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Changes are being made with Universal Music Group. As the label reorganizes, its Island Def Jam Motown group will be broken into three standalone labels. The restructuring also brought about some promotions for key executives. According to a press release issued by UMG, the changes will be effective immediately. Advertisement Def Jam will operate under […]

Ex-FAMU Band Member Gets Sentenced In Hazing Death Case

Justice is being served in a hazing death case. A Florida judge handed down a sentence to the first person to face jail time in the hazing death of a FAMU drum major. Judge Marc Lubet sentenced Jessie Baskin to 51 weeks in the county jail, five years of probation and 300 hours of community […]

Her Source | Zoe Saldana Named New Face of L’Oreal Paris

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The L’Oréal Paris family welcomes Zoe Saldana as the recently named the new face of the cosmetics brand. Saldana seems excited and confident in the success of her latest venture. “Growing up, I was taught to believe that I am capable to do anything a man can do,” Saldana told E! News. “This family philosophy […]

Review: Top 5 Quotable Lyrics of the Week (March 24-28)

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This past week, the internet was hit with a few hot tracks from just about everybody. Young Thug dropped a track produced by Metro Boomin, TeeFlii teamed up with 2 Chainz and Diddy even took it back to his “Puff Daddy” days on “Big Homie.” Let’s review some of this week’s most quotable bars. 5. […]

2 Chainz Puts Girl On Blast Backstage, Wants To Know #IsThisYoThot

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Clearly there is a blurred line between being a fan and being a groupie. Rappers always talk about the weird things that go on backstage at their shows someone with a camera hanging around 2 Chainz and Cap1 was able to get some actual footage. Apparently this young lady believed she was invited backstage by […]

Columbus Short Investigated For Bar Brawl

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Remember the scene in This Christmas where Columbus Short put his paws on that guy for talking about his wife? Well apparently a real life incident involving the Scandal star went down a week ago. Police are now investigating a bar fight that sent a man to the hospital. TMZ reports that while Short was […]

Apple Wants More Racially Diverse Emojis

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Ever notice the lack of brown emojis? Well executives from Apple say they are working to change that. Apple execs say the company is working to create a more racially diverse set of characters for iPhone users. “Our emoji characters are based on the Unicode standard, which is necessary for them to be displayed properly […]

Ohio State Mumps Outbreak Spreads Off Campus Into Community

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Franklin County, Ohio is currently grappling with what is now being considered a community-wide outbreak of mumps. The outbreak was first linked to Ohio State University’s campus. Reports say that 63 people have been infected in the county where the campus is located. Forty-five people affiliated with Ohio State University have developed mumps as of […]

Student Files $5 Million Claim in Racial Dorm Room Incident

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An African-American student claiming to be a victim of an alleged hate crime has filed a $5 million claim against San Jose State University. Donald Williams Jr., 17, said his three white roommates taunted him and called him racial slurs while getting physical at times. Williams says Logan Beaschler, 18, Joseph Bomgardner, 19, Colin Warren, […]

Tiger Woods Still Unsure If He’ll Play In Masters

The Masters is two weeks away and Tiger Woods is still unsure as to whether or not he will be able to play. ”For Augusta, it’s actually still a little too soon, to be honest with you. That’s kind of the frustrating thing about this,” Woods said Monday during a news conference. During the conference, […]

Elton John Says He’s Open to Do A Record With Pharrell or Kanye West

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Sir Elton still wants to make hip-hop records and he has his heart set on working with Pharrell or Kanye West. During a recent interview, Elton John spoke about possibly working with the “Happy” rapper. “I might do a couple of tracks with Pharrell,” he said. Although he says nothing is set in stone, Sir […]