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Hip Hop Vet Gives 10 Reasons why Hip Hop Artists should Support Ferguson

Why now or why this particular cause, you may be asking. Talib Kweli actually tweeted his 10 reasons why he needed to go to Ferguson, MO as he is slated to arrive in the city on Tuesday. These 10 reasons alone may inspire, encourage, or spark the brain of other hip hop artists to once again become a voice for the voiceless.

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Hip Hop Veteran Headed to Ferguson

There are many people who believe hip hop has failed the community. Many would argue that a culture that once gave a voice to the voiceless seems to be suffering from a bad case of laryngitis when it comes to…

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Will.i.am Says The Music Industry is Dead

Here we go again with another artist proclaiming that the music industry is dead. Nas said, “Hip Hop” was dead some time ago but now Will.i.am, in an interview where he also talks about embracing technology, states vehemently that the music…

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Jay Dixon Gets new PD Gig at Hot 97 in NYC

WQHT ANNOUNCES JAY DIXON AS PROGRAM DIRECTOR July 24, 2014 (New York, NY) – WQHT HOT 97 FM, the #1 station for hip hop and R&B in the New York tri-state area, and parent company Emmis Communications announces the appointment…

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Master P Casts Biopic About His Life

Percy “Master P” Miller is currently casting “The Ice Cream Man,” a biopic about the legendary southern hip hop icon. The film’s title “The Ice Cream Man” is taken from the title of his platinum certified 1996 album by the…

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WuTang’s Online Collaboration with New Project

Wu Tang invites music producers worldwide to create new versions of a new Wu Tang Parental Advisory song at Blend.io New York, NY – Online collaboration is gaining more and more traction in all areas, and most noticeably when it…

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Rick Ross To Headline NEW YORKER FRESH ISLAND

Croatian NEW YORKER FRESH ISLAND FESTIVAL is proud to announce a another spectacular headliner for this summer’s event at Zrće beach as rap superstar RICK ROSS – who is, by his colleagues such as Dr.Dre, Jay-Z, P. Diddy and Kanye…

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The Hot 97 Summer Jam Line Up Has Been Announced

HOT 97 jumpstarts the summer! Two stages, 55,000 screaming fans and Hip Hop’s biggest names will gather for the hip hop event of the year. WQHT HOT 97, New York’s #1 station for hip hop and R&B, announced today the…