Today In Hip Hop History: Common(Sense)’s Debut Album ‘Can I Borrow A Dollar?’ Turns 30 Years Old!

Today In Hip Hop History: Common(Sense)’s Debut Album ‘Can I Borrow A Dollar?’ Turns 30 Years Old!

On this day in 1992, Chicago Hip-Hop legend Common, who was known as "Common Sense," released his debut LP Can I...
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L.A. Rapper Half Ounce Killed In Drive-By Shooting

L.A. Rapper Half Ounce Killed In Drive-By Shooting

According to a confirmed report from MSN, Inglewood, CA-based rapper Latauriisha O’Brien aka Half Ounce was gunned down in the...
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Jason Lee Parts Ways with Kanye

Jason Lee Parts Ways with Kanye

Jason Lee, owner of Hollywood Unlocked, parted ways with Kanye amid the public backlash over Ye sporting a "White Lives...
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[WATCH] Kevin Gates And Charleston White Squash Beef, Hug During In-Person Meeting

[WATCH] Kevin Gates And Charleston White Squash Beef, Hug During In-Person Meeting

Last year, Hip Hop crooner Kevin Gates responded to cultural critic Charleston White saying that Gates had been acting "strange"...
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Happy 65th Birthday To Hip Hop Mogul Russell Simmons!

Happy 65th Birthday To Hip Hop Mogul Russell Simmons!

Today we celebrate the 61st birthday of Hip Hop pioneer Russell Simmons! Since the founding of Def Jam Recordings in...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: The Ultramagnetic MCs Released ‘Critical Beatdown’ LP 34 Years Ago

Today in Hip-Hop History: The Ultramagnetic MCs Released ‘Critical Beatdown’ LP 34 Years Ago

Kool Keith and the gang offer up a five-mic classic as their debut LP 34 years ago. Now, this is...
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Documents Reveal The FBI Followed Aretha Franklin For 40 Years

Documents Reveal The FBI Followed Aretha Franklin For 40 Years

According to a recent report from NPR, a file that was declassified by the FBI shows that the federal agency...
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[WATCH] Rapper Latto Receiving Backlash Following Her Comment To 9-Year-Old Reporter

Rapper Latto, formerly Miss Mulatto, the winner of Jermaine Dupri's Lifetime reality series The Rap Game, is receiving backlash on social media. The 23-year-old declined to sign a record label with Dupri but h... Read Article
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Azealia Banks Claims Nicki Minaj Is Jealous And Broke

Azealia Banks is back in the news making claims about Nicki Minaj's finances. Banks says that Minaj is attempting to mess up one of her business deals, and that she is “broke” and allegedly pays blogs to ... Read Article
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Uproxx Launches Sneaker Series ‘Fresh Pair’ Starring Just Blaze And Katty Customs

UPROXX, the youth culture & music destination, will launch Fresh Pair, on Wednesday, 9/28 at 12pm PT/ 3pm ET. This brand-new series stars hip-hop legend Just Blaze and sneaker customizer to the stars ... Read Article