Fabolous Just Made Christmas Merrier With His New Album Announcement

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Fabolous plans a digital only release for his upcoming album, 'The Young OG Project.'


Big Sean Jumps To Roc Nation, Drops 4 New Songs

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Sean Don pledges allegiance to the Roc and shares new music.

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Rihanna Leaves Def Jam

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After nine years, Rihanna leaves Def Jam.

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Jeezy Signs With Jay Z, Roc Nation?

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Will the Snowman be throwing the diamond up?

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Bridget Kelly – “Special Delivery” Video

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Roc Nation songbird Bridget Kelly hasn't exactly had the easiest time trying to launch her solo career -- <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/07/new-music-bridget-kelly-thinking-about-forever">"Thinking About Forever,"</a> her Frank Ocean-penned would-be-single, ended up actually being a breakthrough hit for Ocean himself after his original take became too good to escape.


Getting To Know Roc Nation’s Rita Ora

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You think you know, but you have no idea.

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J. Cole Feat. Jay-Z – “Mr. Nice Watch”

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Aside from the full album itself, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/j-cole">J. Cole's</a> "Mr.

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Bridget Kelly – “Quickie (Remix)”

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The Roc's newest temptress <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/bridget-kelly">Bridget Kelly</a> puts a female twist on Miguel's hit song and throws up the Mutumbo-finger-wag to fast-talking slicksters.

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J. Cole’s “Cole World’ Has A Promising Tracklist And Jay-Z Feature

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As hype has bubbled for <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/j-cole">J.Cole's</a> debut over the summer, numerous fans have been huffing and puffing about whether or not the newly-expecting Roc-A-Fella father <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/jay-z">Jay-Z</a> would get his verse in on time to make the final cut for his apprentice's coming out party.


Wale Feat. J. Cole – “Bad Girls Club”

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To Tiffany Torrence-Davis, Natalie Nunn and all the other foul-mouthed princesses of the Oxygen channel, the former and current members of Roc Nation would like to present you with a proper anthem.


Where In The World Is Jay Electronica, Now?

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Is he in the studio, making a classic.


J. Cole Announces “Cole World: The Sideline Story” To The Universe

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It <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/08/download-j-cole-it-wont-be-long">won't be long</a> now.


4.1 The Cooler

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Tiana-Nicole The Ten Biggest April Fool's Jokes In History [Gunaxin] Justin Bieber To Play Ashton Kutcher In A Will Smith Film [Film Drunk] Here Comes Some Odd Future Backlash [Vulture] Charli Baltimore Put On Blast By Salty Ex-Boyfriend [C&D] Tyler Perry Extends Deal With Lionsgate [...].

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Melanie Fiona – “Gone And Never Coming Back” Video

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The fact that <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/melanie-fiona">Melanie Fiona</a> wins me over without having to prace around half naked is one of the glaring reasons why I appreciate her music so much.


Willow Smith – “21st Century Girl” Video

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/02/new-music-willow-smith-21st-century-girl"> True, girls just wanna have fun, but this ain't your auntie's Cyndi Lauper. <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/willow-smith">Willow Smith</a> is in full effect, shouldering an entire millennium on her pubescent french braids with a smile that you can't help but love.


Willow Smith – “21st Century Girl”

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<a href="http://www.willowsmith.com/us/home/"> By now, we're all probably in agreeance that "<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/willow-smith-whip-my-hair-video">Whip My Hair</a>" was an acceptable musical plateau on any standard, but the verdict on <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/willow-smith">Willow Smith's</a> actual career is still a mixed bag of nuts and berries.

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Jay-Z “Decoded” App Giveaway Winners

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<a href="http://atrandom.com/jay-z-decoded/"> Dear <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/02/enter-to-win-jay-zs-decoded-app-giveaway#comment-1028819">Rhymestyle</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/02/enter-to-win-jay-zs-decoded-app-giveaway#comment-1028824">JUST DOPE</a>, Check your inboxes because you two fine folks are the winners of the Jay-Z "Decoded" App Giveaway.

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For The Free: Jay-Z “Decoded” App Giveaway

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<a href="http://atrandom.com/jay-z-decoded/"> We're happy to share this giveaway with everyone. Today, we have the chance to give TWO lucky commenters the <a href="http://atrandom.com/jay-z-decoded/">Jay-Z's Decoded app</a> for Apple iPads, iPhones and iTouch to further unlock Jay's tome.


Jay Electronica Takes The Plunge With Mountain Dew

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/11/download-jay-electronica-feat-jay-z-the-dream-shiny-suit-theory"> Well, it looks like choosing Jay-Z over Diddy is doing more for <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/jay-electronica">Jay Electronica</a> than just forcing him to put out more than one record per year.

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