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Sasha Obama Ready to Begin College as a Michigan Wolverine

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The daughter of former President Barack Obama and First lady Michelle Obama, Sasha, is set to begin her college career at the University of Michigan. Sasha’s presence has already been felt in Ann Arbor, seen at both freshman orientation, along with being accompanied by men who were thought to be Secret Service agents on campus. […]

MTV VMAs Hit New TV Ratings Low for Third Straight Year

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The MTV Video Music Awards rating has hit a new low, recording a new low for the third consecutive year. The MTV broadcast of the awards show drew 1.93 million viewers, a .9 rating among adults 18-49, which is an all-time low, just ahead of the 2.25 million viewers and a 1.1 in the demo […]

Lil Wayne Says His Next Album is Already Finished

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Hip-Hop can always use new music from one of the GOATs, Lil Wayne. According to the Young Money general, the follow-up to Tha Carter V is already finished and is titled Funeral. Speaking with Wild Wayne of Q93.3, Lil Wayne detailed the album is finished and there are only some minor tasks to be done […]

Janet Jackson’s Vegas Residency Pulls In $13 Million

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Janet Jackson in Las Vegas, she came, she saw, she conquered, she left with $13 million. The iconic artist hit the Park Theater for her Metamorphosis residency on a run between July 24 and August 17 to add $8.9 million to the total gross. Billboard Boxscore reports the total residency brought in $13 million over […]

Meek Mill’s Criminal Case Closed, Prosecutors Won’t Seek Retrial

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Meek Mill pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to possessing a firearm without a license and all other charges against him were dropped, ending his legal issues that have lasted over a decade. “I know this has been a long road for you and hopefully this will be the end of it,” Judge Leon Tucker said at […]

Did Drake Hide a Release Date in Plain Sight?

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Drake dropped off the Championship two-pack, hopped on a couple of features like “Gold Roses” with Rick Ross and hosted a dope OVO Fest that brought out anybody you can think of. But is the 6ix God still lining up a late summer drop? After giving Joe Budden a few jokes about his pool party, […]

[WATCH] Missy Elliott Performs and Accepts Video Vanguard Award at #VMAs

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Missy Elliott finally got her things. One of the Hip-Hop GOATs returned to the MTV VMAs stage and received the 2019 Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award for her stellar visuals throughout her careers. Before accepting the award from an extremely excited Cardi B, Missy hit the stage for an amazing medley of her singles. Misdemeanor […]

Eddie Murphy to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ this December

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The Eddie Murphy comeback just got a bit bigger as he will host Saturday Night Live. The late-night alum will host the episode on December 21. Eddie Murphy’s appearance on the sketch series will be the first time he hosted in 35 years. Murphy briefly appeared in 40th anniversary of the show in 2015. The […]

Young Thug’s ‘So Much Fun’ Set to Be His First No. 1 Album

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Young Thug is putting Hip-Hop back on top of the Billboard 200 chart with his new album So Much Fun. The latest release from Thugger Thugger is the first number one album in his career. Billboard reports the album will have 131,000 equivalent album units for the week, mostly comprised of streams as only 5,000 […]

Buddie of Dem Franchize Boys Passes Away

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Buddie of Atlanta rap group Dem Franchize Boyz has passed away after a battle with cancer. Buddie, born Gerald Tiller, was apart of the So So Def group who had huge hits in the mid-2000s with “Lean Wit It, Rock With It,” “I Think They Like Me,” and “White Tee.” “‘They call me Doctor Doc […]

Drake Trolls Joe Budden on Instagram During His Pool Party

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You have probably seen pictures, videos, tweets, or some other form of recap from Joe Budden’s pool party at his mansion in Jersey. While the drinks flowed, twerks were all around the pool and fun was had at the home of State of the Culture host, some followed along on his Instagram Live, that included […]

‘Power’ Fans Felt the #FinalBetrayal with “Big Rich Town” Switch

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Many fans were eagerly waiting on the return of Power and the opening song “Big Rich Town” crooned by Joe. Unfortunately, as the show returned the original song did not, instead fans heard a new version that was sung by Trey Songz. Fans who watched the show on the Starz app at midnight were surprised […]