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M.I.A. Signs to Roc Nation for Management

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation will manage M.I.A. “The nation just keeps on growing,” Roc Nation tweeted toward the electro-pop rapper on Thursday (May 24). Rihanna, another huge artist managed by Roc Nation, welcomed M.I.A. to the team by tweeting, “Welcome home MIA” along ...

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Hip Hop Squares Episode 1 Recap

XXL Executive Editor Jayson Rodriguez grew up watching the classic game show Hollywood Squares (J-Rod notes: specifically the third iteration of the show, from 1986-1989). Editorial Assistant Calvin Stovall wasn't even born when the show was in its heyday (Cal ...

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