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A lot was made of the Glastonbury performance of Kendrick Lamar. First of all, we realize that bro is a good dude. He seems to be a great human being. He stood up sturdy for women’s rights in the ashes of Roe V. Wade. If you are clueless, Roe V. Wade being overturned essentially says…

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Omarion. What does Omarion have in store? The singer, the former lead of the group B2K, has been on the tip of the tongue of a lot of people recently. There have been varying degrees of good and bad. I was upset with him because he openly ate watermelon on stage for no apparent reason.…

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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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Rapper Drake may be in hot water for not clearing a sample of an underground Baltimore club vocalist and rapper on his new album. According to the Baltimore Sun, Ryeisha Berrain, who performed under the name Rye Rye in the mid-2000s, says the Canadian rapper sampled her saying “What?” on his song “Currents.” Berrain, a…

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Getting a conviction of the man who fatally shot Nipsey Hussle will be more challenging than one might hope.  Sure, there is a video of Eric Holder shooting the famous rap star on March 31st, 2019, but that is not enough for the prosecution to get a slam dunk in the case. One reason — which ironically…

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Stormzy has received an honorary degree from the University of Exeter. The rapper, real name Michael Omari Owuo Jr., praised the “guts, grit and dedication” of students as he was awarded an honorary degree for his work to promote education and fight racial inequality on Tuesday. In his speech to graduates, Stormzy said he felt…

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Saucy Santana. Saucy Santana has been dragged through and through over his disrespect of Queen Bey. Beyonce is doing nothing, but minding her business and yet this MF comes for Blue Ivy (the past) and now her royal highness. Beyonce is clearly not thinking about Saucy, but we are. Nobody comes for Beyonce and lives.…

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