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50 Cent Takes G-Unit Records International

Curtis Jackson is taking his G-Unit empire across the pond. The rapper turned actor and entrepreneur inked a deal with European indie label, PIAS Group, to begin distribution of G-Unit’s fledging roster overseas. 24hourhiphop.com reports that G-Unit Records & Entertainment VP Nikki ...

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Nate Dogg Memorialized on Twitter

Earlier this morning (March 16) news broke that legendary rap crooner Nate Dogg passed away at the young age of 41. Known for his signature smooth vocals, the G-Funk singer was in high demand in the 1990s and early 2000s, collaborating ...

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Lupe Tops the Charts, Sells 204K

As expected, Lupe Fiasco's Lasers album debuted on top of the Billboard Top 200 albums chart today (March 16) after selling an impressive 204,200 units, according to the Nielsen SoundScan report. Although these numbers are just slightly lower than HitsDailyDouble's projected ...

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Playa’s Circle

Being a player’s historically been essential to a rapper's image. While some MCs play the part, a chosen few really do swim in women with their own condominiums. On the eve of the Baddest Chick in the Game Tournament kick ...

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Drake Escapes Arrest in Jamaica

Drake almost got himself tossed behind bars on Monday night (March 14) for testing Jamiaca’s strict policy on cursing onstage. According to missinfo.tv, a hyped Drizzy let the word “blood clot”—considered an expletive in the country—fly out of his mouth during ...

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Nate Dogg Passes Away at 41

Legendary singer/rapper Nate Dogg passed away in the early morning hours of March 15, according to the Long Beach Press-Telegram. They reported that news was announced by his family. Though the cause of death has not yet been made public, Nate ...

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