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There is an alleged extortion plot involving Jay Z master recording

Chauncey Mahan a music producer who use to work with Jay Z is under investigation for extortion plot against the rap mogul.  Jay Z legally owns all of his master recordings, but  Chauncey has in his possession master recording tapes of Jay from 1998-2002.  The tapes in question went missing in 2002 they are tracks…
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Teenager shot over Nike Air Foamposite Pro Yeezys

Customers lined up outside of a Brooklyn Foot Locker store on Saturday so they can purchase a pair of Nike Air Foamposite Pro Yeezys.  Isaiah Martinez, 15, tried to cut into the waiting line and customer told the teen to go to the back of the line which he choose not to do.  Isaiah then got into a verbal exchange…
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Rapper Macklemore has a shoe deal with Jordan Brand

Seattle rapper Mackelmore is the lastest rapper to team up with the Jordan Brand.  Jordan Brand will have a special editon sneaker called Northwest King Salmon Jordan Melo M10.  Mackelmore had posted this message on his Instagram page over the weekend I’m proud to announce the unveiling of my “Northwest King Salmon” Melo’s. Courtesy of…
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Chance The Rapper cancell Coachella Set

Chance The Rapper had gotten ill on Friday night and was admitted to the hospital.  His family and doctors are with him and he is expected to make a full recovery. The nature of his illness was not revealed. Chance The Rapper had to cancelled his 2nd weekend at Coachella. Chancelor Bennett hip hop recording artist from Chicago, Illinois. In 2013, he began to gain…
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Brand Nubian Lord Jamar Hip Hop comments is being defended by Ice T

Last year Lord Jamar had criticized white rapper Macklemore. Jamar went on to share his belief that white rappers are guest in the house of Hip Hop. Jamar also said, "Just because you have a hit record doesn’t give you the right as I feel to voice your opinion. White rappers, those of y’all who really studied…
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The Estate of the late Jazz musician Jimmy Smith is suing Drake

Rapper Drake is being sued by the estate of the late Jazz artist Jimmy Smith.  The rapper and others is being sued for $300,000 for for illegal use of copyright material. The rapper use a sample track from "Jimmy Smith Rap". The sample track is featured on the song "Pound Cake" a track from Drake 3rd…
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Diddy new single “Big Homie” is garbage say 50 Cent

In a recent radio interview rapper 50 release another verbal assault on rapper Diddy. 50 said he is keeping it real when he said Diddy new single "Big Homie" s**t is garbage. 50 went on and compared Diddy to Jay Z. He said "If the guy doesn’t have significant savvy with the actual business or…
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