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    Scottie Beam Says Security Mercilessly Assaulted Her At NYC Venue, Knockdown Center

    Popular social media star and former Hot 97 producer Scottie Beam says she was physically assaulted by a security guard at a Queens performance venue.

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    Queen Latifah Thinks Some Rappers Have Gone "Soft"

    Queen Latifah sat down with Hot 97's Ebro In The Morning and talked Nicki Minaj, Remy Ma, young rappers, and more.

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    Wiz Khalifa Is YouTube’s New View King

    Wiz Khalifa's "See You Again" video recieved the honor of being named YouTube's most-watched video, leaping past Psy's "Gangnam Style."

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    Hip Hop Album Sales: DJ Khaled's "Grateful" Still #1, Jay-Z's "4:44" Didn't Chart Despite Going Platinum

    DJ Khaled's "Grateful" goes #1 on Billboard Top 200 Charts for the second week. No sign of Jay-Z's "4:44" despite being certified platinum.

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    Tyler The Creator Unveils Details For "Flower Boy" Album

    Tyler The Creator is preparing to release his latest studio album on July 21, complete with a profane title.

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    Eminem Raps "Places To Go" To 50 Cent On His Birthday

    For 50 Cent's birthday, his former Shady Records boss Eminem blessed Instagram with a special birthday shoutout by reciting a verse in tribute.

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    Young Buck Says He Was Initially Given 2Pac Role In "All Eyez On Me" Biopic

    G-Unit rapper Young Buck said that he was originally slated to play 2Pac in the "All Eyez On Me" biopic about Tupac Shakur.

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    2 Chainz Turns Pink Trap House Into HIV Screening Clinic

    2 Chainz's pink "trap house" in Atlanta was converted into a HIV screening clinic on the 4th of July.

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    Report: Metro Boomin Top U.S. Songwriter For Q1 2017

    Producer Metro Boomin has been determined as 2017's top songwriter for the first quarter of 2017 according to a new report.

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    Kanye West Reportedly Splits With TIDAL

    Kanye West has reportedly opted to remove his music from Jay-Z's TIDAL streaming music service, allegedly due to owed monies.

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    Kendrick Lamar Names His Top 5 (Dead Or Alive)

    During a stop on Power 106 LA's "The Cruz Show," Kendrick Lamar shared his Top 5 rappers and says they influence his current rhyme schemes.

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    New Teaser Clips For Jay-Z's "4:44" Album Hit The Web

    As the release of Jay Z's TIDAL exclusive album "4:44" approaches, two new teaser clips that hit the Internet this week displays some chilling and intense imagery.

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    Ugly God Tries The "Don't You Know Who I Am?" Angle With Police Officer

    Rising viral rap sensation Ugly God recently recorded a traffic stop via his Snapchat account and tried to use the "i'm famous" card to get out of a $1,000 ticket.

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    Kodak Black Wants To Change His Name

    Beleaguered Florida rapper Kodak Black has entered a court petition to legally change his name.

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    Killer Mike Mourns His Mother With Heartfelt Instagram Post

    While overseas in Cannes, Killer Mike made plans to head back to the United States to be near his mother. The rapper later announced she had passed on.

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    L.T. Hutton Claps Back At Jada Pinkett Smith's Twitter Critique Of "All Eyez On Me" Tupac Biopic

    L.T. Hutton, the producer of the All Eyez On Me biopic about Tupac Shakur, responded to Jada Pinkett Smith's blistering critique of events in the film.

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    Jay Z Takes On Criminal Justice System & Bail Industry For Father's Day

    Jay Z penned an editorial piece for TIME speaking on the criminal justice system and a need to reform the bail industry in light of Father's Day.

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    Jay Z & Damian Marley Really Did Work On Music In Jamaica

    Jay Z visited Jamaica last week and connected with Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley at the legendary Tuff Gong Studios, sparking chatter of a collaborative project.

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    SZA's TDE Debut LP "CTRL" Sales Projections Arrive

    SZA's long-awaited debut album for Top Dawg Entertainment is projected to move just under 50,000 units its first week while Katy Perry is expected to have a monster debut.

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    Black Eyed Peas UEFA Champions League Finals Performance Panned By Fans

    During the opening moments of the UEFA Champions League final match in the United Kingdom, The Black Eyed Peas performed on the pitch and were slammed by critics.

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    Chance The Rapper Wants HBO To Cancel "Real Time With Bill Maher" After N-Word Controversy

    In the aftermath of HBO host Bill Maher using a racial slur on his "Real Time With Bill Maher" program, Chance The Rapper asked the network to cancel the show.

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