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Alicia Keys – “New Day” (Prod. By Swizz Beatz)

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She hasn't released a new album since 2009's The Element of Freedom, but's it's been a busy few years for Alicia Keys, having married and had a child with Hip-Hop superproducer Swizz Beatz in 2010 (the jealousy still palpable in men everywhere).

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Pusha T Thought Lil Wayne’s Diss Was “Trash” Too

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Pusha T stopped by <a href="http://www.inflexwetrust.com/2012/06/20/exclusive-pusha-t-talks-exodus-lil-wayne-nicki-minaj-missing-summerjam-drake-vs-chris-brown/">Flex's radio gig</a> to talk shop about Weezy, Drake versus Breezy and Nicki skipping Summer Jam.


Event Recap: Nas’ “Life Is Good” Listening Party

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On last Thursday night at the corner of Prince and Bowery Streets in New York City, life was good for a few people.

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Swizz Beatz Feat. ASAP Rocky – “Street Knock” Video

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Most of you have already heard the pavement-cracking "Street Knock" from <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/swizz-beatz">Swizz Beatz</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/asap-rocky">ASAP Rocky</a>.

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Crew Love: The March Edition

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The Ides of March have come and gone and we've celebrated the month long with songs.

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More Megaupload Mess: Swizz May Answer To The FBI, Other Filesharing Sites Shutter Services

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<a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2012/jan/23/swizz-beatz-megaupload">Guardian:</a> Although company documents show Beatz, real name Kasseem Dean, owns no part of Megaupload, the hip-hop star was listed as CEO on the site and had advocated the service in promotional videos.

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“Off Da Cuff” – Review Of Ruff Ryders: Past, Present, Future

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Fueled by the hardcore lyricism of The LOX, the edgy sexiness of first lady Eve and the soul-bearing intensity of de-facto crew leader DMX, the <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/ruff-ryders">Ruff Ryders</a> stood atop Swizz Beatz Triton keys at the top of the Hip-Hop charts from the late 90s to early 2000s.


Loosies: A$AP Rocky Celebrates, E-40 Functions Just Fine, Erick Sermon, Tyga & Chris Brown

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There were at least three million reasons for that pretty mothaf*%cka <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/asap-rocky">A$AP</a> to celebrate last year.


Meek Mill Feat.T.I., Swizz Beatz, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Birdman & DJ Khaled – “I’m A Boss” (Remix)

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There's no such thing as a necessary remix in today's rap landscape, especially not when <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/swizz-beatz">Swizz</a>, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/birdman">Birdman</a> & DJ Khaled's names are included in the billing.


8.16 The Cooler

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Catya Did Lil Wayne Steal The Beat For “She Will”.

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Chris Brown Tries To Rap On His “Boy In Detention” Mixtape

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/chris-brown">Chris Brown</a> bought out <a href="http://www.datpiff.com/Chris-Brown-Boy-In-Detention-mixtape.257564.html">DatPiff</a> and got HotNewHipHop to cosign his adventures in rapping, titled Boy In Detention.

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Swizz Beatz – “Bonkers”

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While the love of his life was out <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/07/alicia-keys-and-her-baby-weight-hit-the-town">taking the kids on a field trip</a>, Swizz Beatz Da Monsta was in the studio spazzing and losing his mind with his latest creation.


7.11 The Cooler

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Issa Bayaua Christian Lopez Caught Jeter’s 3,000th Hit and Gave It Back [The Big Lead] Philly Saved $2 Million by Not Prosecuting Small-Time Potheads [Gawker] Meet Tyrone Curry: He Won The Lottery And Kept Sweeping [The Life Files] The Black Eyed Peas To Go [...].

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Swizz Beatz, Rick Ross & Meek Mill – “Reebok Back” Commercial

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Because there's no way a blatant paid advertisement like <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/06/rick-ross-swizz-beatz-meek-mill-say-reeboks-back">"Reebok Back"</a> shall be called a music video.

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Lil Wayne – “Dear Anne” (Stan Pt. 2)

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One of my favorite records from Tha Carter III was "Dr.

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Rick Ross, Swizz Beatz & Meek Mill Say “Reebok’s Back”

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Leaving nothing sacred and no copyright left infringed, Ross and Meek turn "Tupac Back" into "Reebok Back," in what I presume is a ad-in-song for Swizz and his Kamikaze Reebok sneaker.


Swizz On Dre’s Detox: “Worth The Wait”

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<a href="http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1664355/swizz-beatz-dr-dre-detox.jhtml"> <a href="http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1664355/swizz-beatz-dr-dre-detox.jhtml">MTV:</a> "It's just been a great experience for me, whether they go on the album, whether they don't go on the album," Swizz said of his time spent in the studio with Dre and the songs they've recorded.

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