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Big Body Bes Explains How To Write Show-Stopping Raps

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We caught up with Big Body Bes recently to talk about his verses on Action Bronson tracks.


Common Becomes A Doctor Just Like Kanye West

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Common receives his honorary doctorate from Winston-Salem State University.


Run The Jewels’ Politically Charged Video For ‘Early’ Will Make You Want To Punch A Wall

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The "Early" video continues Mike and Jamie's streak of gripping, emotionally taxing visuals.


Is The Toronto Raptors First ‘Drake’ Jersey On Its Way?

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An early look at what could be Drake-inspired uniforms for the Toronto Raptors.

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Slum Village Recruits BJ The Chicago Kid And Illa J For ‘Expressive,’ Produced By J Dilla

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Slum Village unveils a new track, “Expressive,” with BJ The Chicago Kid and Illa J and production by J Dilla.


Chris Rock And Alicia Keys Will Join ‘Empire’ Next Season

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Chris Rock, Alicia Keys and Lenny Kravitz will join cast of 'Empire' in season two.

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Listen To Jamie xx And Young Thug’s ‘I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)’

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Jamie XX and Young Thug come together on the new song “I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)."


A$AP Rocky Shares The Yams-Honoring Album Cover To ‘At.Long.Last.A$AP’

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Rocky honors his late friend with the album artwork to his upcoming LP.

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Kentucky’s Willie Cauley-Stein Changed His Middle Name To ‘Trill’

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Former Kentucky basketball player Willie Cauley-Stein picks up a cool nickname.


Lil Bibby Gifted Fans Three New Songs In The Middle Of The Night

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Lil Bibby unleashes three new songs: "Better Dayz," "F.I.L.W.T.P.," and "Gambino Freestyle."


De La Soul Crushed Their Kickstarter Goal And Raised Over $600,000

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De La Soul's Kickstarter campaign raised over $600,000, making it the website's second most successful music campaign ever.


That Texas Cop Who Got In Trouble Because Of Snoop Dogg Is Now Suing

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Texas cop fires back after being punished for posing with Snoop Dogg.

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So Nick Young And Iggy Azalea Apparently Had A Bet Involving Sexual Favors

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We perhaps found out a little bit too much about Nick Young and Iggy Azalea's relationship.

#music videos

Watch Jamie xx’s Epically Weird Video For ‘Gosh’

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Jamie xx reveals the video for "Gosh" from his upcoming 'In Colour' album.

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