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RUMOR: Papoose & Fat Joe Brawl?

On Saturday (March 1), a blog post on 50 Cent’s website, Thisis50.com, claimed that Brooklyn MC Papoose and Fat Joe got into a physical altercation at a hotel in North Carolina. According to the unconfirmed report, the rappers, who were ...

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FRONTLINES: Aquavibe

I don't really get as much flack as I should for not promoting Staten Island artists, considering of course, that that's where I'm from. We got a couple good artists, and I've had the pleasure of working with most of ...

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Making Smirnoff hip-hop

Of all the companies who might call themselves the hip-hop brand of vodka, I'm at a loss for what Smirnoff's case would be. On the one hand, you've got these ultra-premium brands of vodka like Grey Goose and Ketel One, which ...

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Remy Ma Trial Begins March 6

Remy Ma’s trial on assault and related charges for allegedly shooting her friend Makeda Barnes-Joseph in the stomach last July is set to begin next week. According to the Associated Press, the state Supreme Court justice overseeing the proceedings has ...

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Computer Love…

Don't hate me XXL fam because I seem to have a case of the disappearing acts (no Wesley Snipes). I am having some computer issues in my life. It's time for me to throw away my Commodore 64 and step ...

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Show & Prove:
Rocko

Reppin': Atlanta, GA Martha Stewart probably doesn’t listen to rap music, but even she has to appreciate Rocko’s do-it-yourself attitude. As CEO of his own development company, Rocky Road, the Atlanta native experienced some brief success with the release of his ...

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