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Rick Rubin Is Dropping a ‘Star Wars’-Inspired Album

Rick Rubin has teamed up with Flying Lotus and 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' director J.J. Abrams, amongst others, for a new compilation LP called 'Star Wars Headspace.'

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ILoveMakonnen Lands Studio Sessions With Kanye West, Rick Rubin and David Guetta

ILoveMakonnen has recorded with Kanye West, David Guetta and Rick Rubin.

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9 Hip-Hop Figures Who Have Been on the TIME 100 List

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Justin Bieber Is Working With Kanye West and Rick Rubin

 

Justin Bieber has made extensive, deliberate strides to ingratiate himself to the hip-hop community. From tapping Chance the Rapper to contribute to songs to palling around with Tyga and Lil Twist and hanging out in the studio with Chris Brown, the Canadian singer has been trying to make inroads into the genre for some time now. Fin...

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Happy Birthday, Rick Rubin!

Today, March 10, is the birthday of legendary record producer and Def Jam Recordings co-founder Rick Rubin.

Although his musical beginnings lie in the 1980's punk scene, this New York native has been making waves in hip-hop and shaping the career of rappers for over twenty years...

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Rick Rubin Annotates Kanye West And Jay Z Songs On Genius

Even as men behind curtains go, Rick Rubin is one of the most mysterious. The legendary producer and Def Jam founder has taken another step toward revealing his secrets, though, by annotating a series of songs for the website Genius...

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Rick Rubin Is Trying To Legally Change His Name

Def Jam co-founder and master producer Rick Rubin is fighting for his identity in court. According to documents obtained by TMZ, Rubin has filed legal docs to change his name from Frederick Jay Rubin to his nickname, Rick Rubin

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Rick Rubin Thinks Kanye Is The Most Consistent Person In Music Right Now

Many may have a variation of opinions when it comes to Kanye, Rick Rubin however, thinks Kanye is nothing short of a genius. Rubin sat down with BBC's Zane Lowe not only to talk Yeezus but also Def Jam, genuinely loving his craft, and wanting to work with legendary jazz singer Jimmy Scott...

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