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Growing Old With Friends…

As y'all read this drop I am at a function celebrating the 25th anniversary of Def Jam thrown by the folks at Dr.Jays.com. While not the oldest label to produce rap music Def Jam is the longest running and ...

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Dear Tip…

Last we heard, Alfamega was, well… crying about getting dropped from Grand Hustle for being a Snitchy McRat. However, he’s been pulling himself together and making the colored media rounds in an attempt to salvage his rap career. [Blogger’s Note: ...

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I call it a bargain

Never let it be said that these TIs don't know how to take care of their own. They gave their nephew Drake the best record deal evar. Or did they? Details on Drake's deal, courtesy of a story in the LA ...

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Raekwon Previews OB4CL 2

While Wu-Tang Clansman Raekwon is gearing up for the release of his long awaited Only Built 4 Cuban Linx 2, the Chef’s team took the time out to give XXL an early preview at EMI’s offices in Manhattan yesterday (July ...

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Cam’ron, Jadakiss & Maino Ball on MSG

Hip-hop and basketball have been intertwined since Kurtis Blow’s “Basketball,” and rappers like Cam’ron and Jadakiss are carrying on tradition, sponsoring teams in the Entertainers Basketball Classic (EBC) tournament. Hosted by Joe Budden’s girlfriend Tahiry Jose and former Bell Biv DeVoe ...

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