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G-MACC’s 2nd Annual Gangsta Gala


Last week, G-MACC held their second annual “Gangsta Gala” to commemorate individuals they feel are doing great work in the community. G-MACC is a organization dedicated to fighting gun violence in urban neighborhoods. They use mediation techniques and violence interrupters to temper situations that could become violent. Coincidentally, the gala was held in the honor […]

Hip Hop Personality Taxstone Arrested In Connection With Troy Ave Shooting


Daryl Campbell, who is best known to the Hip Hop community as podcast personality Taxstone, was arrested in Texas last night for his alleged involvement in the shooting in Irving Plaza last May that left one person dead. Visit for more information Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave was arrested for the shooting that left his […]

Troy Ave Just Released a New Mixtape, ‘Free Troy Ave’

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It’s been a rough couple of weeks for Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave, who is currently behind bars awaiting trial following a shooting at Irving Plaza that left his bodyguard and friend, Ronald McPhatter, dead, and others injured. Just a day after the shooting, Ave was seen on surveillance footage from Irving Plaza emerging from a […]