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DJ Clark Kent Talks How The Streets Helped Create $100 Mixtapes

Produced by DJ Mars and Maurice Garland, The Art Behind The Mixtape attempts to delve into hip-hop's rich history in selling and releasing tapes...

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Bobby Shmurda Signs To Epic Records

Bobby Shmurda, the Brooklyn rapper everyone has been talking about these past couple of months, has signed to Epic Records.

The 20-year-old MC exploded onto the rap scene after his viral video “Hot N***a” and his Schmoney Dance Vine took over the Internet...

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Exclusive: T-Pain Announces The Drankin Patna Tour

Today, multi-platinum recording artist and producer T-Pain announced he will be headlining a summer tour called Drankin Patna. T-Pain will be embarking on a 17-city tour alongside some fresh new artists including Snootie Wild, Bando Jones, Rich Kidz and Mykell Vaughn...

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Watch The Video For Drake’s Opening Monologue At ESPYs 2014

Drake started off the EPSYs earlier this evening with some good humor. He lists all of his favorite athletes and moments in sports, even poking fun at a few things...

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You've got some work on film soundtracks coming up this year. Have you worked on movies before?
No, I never have. But I've always been interested in movie scores and movie soundtracks, and I think a good soundtrack can make the movie and a bad score can ruin it. I saw Pharrell doing "Happy"—I wouldn't compare myself to that, because he's a genius and I don't think I could ever do a whole movie—but it did make me think, "Hmm, that's cool that he's making original music for film, and I would like to make original music and sing songs for films." So I got in touch with some people over at Sony Pictures and different people like that about making it happen. It's different.

Is it easier to write for films?
It's really fun, I've been enjoying it. And I think it's also less pressure. Less worrying about what people would think if I was saying this. Like, I wrote a song about baseball. [Laughs] I did, and it was cool. I googled all the different home runs, and I googled baseball things, what they mean. It's just fun; you write about stuff you wouldn't usually write about. I like that. It's fun, it's carefree. I don't have to worry about it too much, I can have fun with it. I enjoyed that a lot, and I'm definitely trying to do more things like that.

I'm sensing a theme here, with the music videos based on movies, starting to work on movie soundtracks...
Yeah, I'm really getting into it. [Laughs] I love visuals, so I can't help myself.

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Watch Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” Performance At ESPYs 2014

The 2014 ESPY Awards are here. So far, Drake seems to be doing a good job at his hosting duties. Before the ceremony kicked off at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, Iggy Azalea took the stage to perform her hit single "Fancy...

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French Montana Will Be On The Remix To Bobby Shmurda’s “Hot N***a”

Bobby Shmurda's takeover season has officially begun. French Montana posted a Instavideo of his verse on Shmurda's "Hot Ni**a." Although there's no proper release date as of yet, French sounds pretty good on Lloyd Banks' "Jackpot" (produced by Jahlil Beats)...

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Jeezy Shows Growth And Maturity On New Album ‘Seen It All’

Jeezy has really seen it all. Throughout the Atlanta rapper’s 10-plus year career, he’s giving us stories on the trap, his drug king status, and how he hustled out of the streets to become one of the biggest figures in hip-hop...

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Meek Mill Sentenced For Parole Violation

Meek Mill has been sentenced to several months in jail for a parole violation.

A Philadelphia judge has order Meek Mill - real name Robert Williams - to spend three to six months behind bars...

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Lil Durk Says He’s Not Beefing With Tyga Anymore

Lil Durk’s name has been associated with two high profile beefs with Game and Tyga these past couple of months. After tensions with Game escalated to a standoff at a club during BET Awards weekend that later got resolved over the phone, the Chicago rapper wants to have a clean slate moving forward...

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Stream Gucci Mane’s ‘Trap House 4′

Gucci Mane is the hardest working rapper behind bars.

Just weeks after releasing three albums by Migos, Young Thug and PeeWee Longway, Guwop drops the fourth installment of his Traphouse series...

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