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A “Jeopardy” contestant confused the politically charged Public Enemy with Marky Mark’s 80s group, the Funky Bunch. Fans immediately dragged the Nancy Drew-haired white woman for her caucasity. The clue was for $600 and read, “In the 1990s, Chuck D began fighting the power in this hip-hop group with Flavor Flav, a man who always…

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Xzibit accused Viacom, now known as Paramount Global, of cheating him out of money from the hit show Pimp My Ride. The West Coast rapper described how MTV’s parent company allegedly avoided paying him in an Instagram post on Tuesday (June 28). Xzibit threatened to sue Paramount if the corporation continued to ignore his grievances.…

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Singer R. Kelly was sentenced in his New York trial today (June 29th). The 55-year-old was hit with a 30 year sentence after being convicted in his sex trafficking and racketeering case. The penalty stems from his 2021 conviction, where the “I Believe I Can Fly” singer was found guilty of nine charges, including a…

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Chicago rapper Vic Mensa, whose real name is Victor Kwesi Mensah, has partnered with the Kavi Gupta Gallery, one of the leading art spaces in the city, to produce an art show in the West Loop. Kavi Gupta Gallery is located at 219 N. Elizabeth St. Vic Mensa said, “Music is what’s taken me around…

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Media maven Wendy Williams is working on a new project, preparing for her next move. In a curbside interview with TMZ, Wendy shared she is working on a podcast that will make more money for her than the television show deal she had in the past. Wendy’s manager, Will Selby, confirmed her statement, adding his…

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Lizzo has annoyed some family members by swearing in her songs and showing off her body. During the Carpool Karaoke segment on “The Late Late Show with James Corden” on Monday, Lizzo explained that she had a strict upbringing as a child, and some of her family members aren’t impressed with her risqué antics. “For…

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Rapper Method Man is working on a new music project with his son Sha, whose rap moniker is PXWER.  Sha is the eldest child of the 51-year-old Hip-Hop star. Meth, 51, announced the collaboration at Irving Plaza during an event for NFT/Web3 company Artie. According to Page Six, a person who attended the event said,…

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The man responsible for helping to architect the successful career of rapper Ludacris was shot in Atlanta last night (June 26th). According to reports, Chaka Zulu, the co-CEO of Luda’s Disturbing Tha Peace Records, was shot in Buckhead with two other men. According to 11Alive, an argument occurred in a parking lot behind a shopping center…

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Nick Cannon says he just cannot be monogamous in a new interview and said he had had a few mid-life crises! Read more! Nick Cannon has admitted he has “failed miserably” at monogamy. While speaking to Shelley Wade, the television host, who is reportedly expecting his eighth and ninth child with two different women, was…

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Cops in the Bronx have collard a suspect they believe was involved in the shocking broad daylight murder of rapper Moneygang Vontae. Moneygang Vontae, born Avanti Frowner, 27, was a Chicago native in town to shoot a music video. He had just left an eye doctor’s appointment when five men targeted him for his flashy…

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Megan Thee Stallion spoke out against the U.S. Supreme Court during her set at Glastonbury Festival on Saturday. A leaked Politico report revealed earlier this year that the Supreme Court was considering overturning Roe v Wade. The Supreme Court overturned the decision on Friday, allowing individual U.S. states to make abortion illegal. During the middle…

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Ashanti has praised Taylor Swift for putting artists’ ownership of their music in the spotlight. Back in 2019, Swift announced plans to re-record her own album masters, following a dispute with Scooter Braun and her old record label boss, Scott Borchetta, after Braun concluded a deal to buy Borchetta’s firm Big Machine. Ashanti has taken…

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Beyoncé doesn’t bite her tongue regarding her beautiful look, according to her go-to make-up artist Sir John. The pair have worked together for over a decade after being introduced backstage at a Tom Ford show by Sir John’s then boss, Charlotte Tilbury. So it was he who Beyoncé turned to when she shot the cover…

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Taraji P. Henson is “really considering” moving abroad. The “Empire” star appeared on the latest episode of the People Every Day podcast and revealed that she might say goodbye to the United States. “I’m really considering getting up out of here, leaving and living in another country,” Taraji said, responding to a question about how…

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The man accused of shooting Lil Tjay was after the rap star’s pricey jewels, investigators have revealed in a newly filed report.  The cops say Mohamed Konate, 27, was in a white BMW with his co-conspirators when they pulled up to the side of a red Dodge Durango at a shopping center in Edgewater, New…

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