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MCA: Rappers, Celebrities Remember Late Beastie Boys' Rapper MCA

Everyone from Nas to Ben Stiller to Marlon Wayans reflects on the life of Adam "MCA" Yauch. [CNN]

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Prodigy Guarantees Another Mobb Deep Album

P says now that he and longtime partner in rhyme, Havoc, have squashed their so-called beef, fans should expect another M-O-B-B LP. [MTV News]

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Mos Def Releases Trayvon Martin Tribute Track

Mos, who's going by the name Yasiin Bey nowadays, joins Dead Prez and Mike Flo for "Made You Die," their Trayvon Martin tribute record. [YouTube]