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This 72-Year Old Grandfather Goes Viral Making Trap Beats

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Kanye West once said, “Lock yourself in a room, Doin’ five beats a day for three summers That’s a different world like Cree Summers.  I deserve to do these numbers.” There’s a chance Arthur Dubois was listening because the 72-year old grandfather taught himself to produce music. Not to mention, he is making the type of […]

Netflix Hip-Hop Drama ‘Beats’ Signs On Rappers Dave East and Dreezy to the Cast

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Those already excited about Anthony Anderson’s starring role in the upcoming Netflix film Beats will enjoy the latest updates in the cast, especially for the Hip-Hop fans out there. @DaveEast, giving game pic.twitter.com/CrkuIFGfD7 — Rapture (@rapturenetflix) May 11, 2018 The streaming service seeks to add a little street cred to its lineup by bringing on rising rap stars […]

Anthony Anderson to Star in Chicago Based Hip-Hop Film ‘Beats’

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Anthony Anderson will use some of his time away from being a husband and father of five on Black-ish for a starring role in the forthcoming Netflix film, Beats. Deadline reports the film is scheduled for a 2019 release date and is currently filming. Beats is a Chicago based film about a rising rapper and […]

Apple Music Chief Jimmy Iovine is Stepping Down in August

Jimmy Iovine will be stepping down from Apple Music in August 2018. The former  Interscope CEO joined Apple in 2014 after he sold Beats; a music service and electronics business which he co- founded with Dr. Dre, to the tech giant for $3 billion. Sources told Billboard that Jimmy’s departure from Apple is connected to his Apple […]

Dr. Dre Claims Verified IG User Posing As His Son Is “Complete Fake”

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Dr. Dre does have children but one of them is not “Lou G.” aka @jetpacknyc on Instagram. The billionaire beat maker and entrepreneur shared a screenshot of the verified Instagram user’s page, denouncing any ties to the individual who’s profile bio states “Son of Dr. Dre” “This person is claiming to be the son of […]

Issa Rae is “Rooting for Everybody Black” | Source News Flash

In Tuesday’s News Flash Dr. Dre and Beats claim that Monster owes about $100M in back royalties. Issa Rae kept it all the way 100 at the Emmys red carpet. Variety asked who the Insecure creator was rooting for and she simply responded, “I’m rooting for everybody Black”. Mike Tyson’s story would be told in […]

Art, Beats + Lyrics Event in NYC Was Extraordinarily Dope

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We had the pleasure of covering the Art, Beats and Lyrics event at Terminal 5 located in NYC this past Saturday [Oct. 29th]. It was an amazing experience to see art pieces that were relevant to the Hip Hop culture and to hear music from the late 80’s, 90’s, and the early 2000’s spinning by the […]