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Amid outcry from the state police union, a New Jersey university has decided to cancel a commencement speech from rapper Common over a song he wrote a fifteen years ago in honor of Black activist Assata Shakur. Kean University students expressed interest in hearing Common speak at graduation in large part due to his powerful and emotional […]

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Two men are behind bars for allegedly raking in $2 million dollars by staging fake Rihanna concerts. TMZ reports that Sylvester Vincent Carroll and Meceo McEaddy are being hit with two felony charges: grand larceny and scheming to defraud in the first degree. They’re accused of posing as the pop star’s managers and duping promoters […]

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Russell Simmons, along with Loud Records founder and SRC Records CEO Steve Rifkind and television executive Brian Robbins, is launching a new record label called All Def Music. According to reports, All Def will be a unique, YouTube-centered label, using the popular online video site for the promotion and development of artists. Via a partnership […]

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Kids sure grow up fast, don’t they?! But it looks like Willow Smith might be growing up a little too fast for some people’s taste (ours included). Jada Pinkett and Will Smith’s precocious 12-year-old recently debuted her new music video, “Summer Fling,” and it has fans and non-fans alike up in arms, dubbing the tween […]

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