JAY-Z ON TRACK TO SELL 300K 1ST WEEK!

September 9, 2009


Rap icon Jay-Z’s The Blueprint 3, the first release from his Roc Nation imprint through Atlantic Records, will debut at #1 on next week’s HITS album chart with a total between 300-350k.


ROSA ACOSTA: BEHIND THE SCENES PHOTOSHOOT (PHOTOS)!

September 9, 2009


Here is a behind the scenes preview of LavishLane’s photoshoot and interview with model Rosa Acosta. Stay tuned for the official photoshoot…
More pics after the jump!
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JAY-Z LIVE FREESTYLE IN CHICAGO (VIDEO)!

September 9, 2009

TYRA BANKS KISSES BOW WOW AND FREESTYLES (VIDEO)!

September 9, 2009

50 CENT ON CNBC PROMOTING "THE 50TH LAW" (VIDEO)!

September 9, 2009

50 CENT ON CNBC PROMOTING “THE 50TH LAW” (VIDEO)!

September 9, 2009

HELL RELL ACCUSES JIM JONES OF STEALING ROYALTIES!

September 9, 2009

The beef between former Dipset members Hell Rell and Jim Jones has landed in court in a new lawsuit against Jim Jones and a number of record labels.

Hell Rell, born Durell Mohammed, was a member of Cam’ron’s Diplomats crew, which at one point featured Cam, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana, Hell Rell, Max B and others.
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MARY J. BLIGE GRACES ESSENCE MAGAZINE COVER!

September 9, 2009
Mary J. Blige on Essence Magazine

Mary J. Blige on Essence Magazine

Queen of Hip-Hop Soul Mary J. Blige graces the cover of ESSENCE’s October issue (for the tenth time!) in a piece where she talks about her latest album, “Stronger;” her role in Tyler Perry’s new movie, “I Can Do Bad All By Myself;” her foundation to help young women, the Foundation For the Advancement of Women Now (FFAWN); and the 15th anniversary of her album “My Life.” In honor of the album’s milestone, ESSENCE asked its readers what they would like to ask Mary J. by posting more than 100 questions on Twitter and ESSENCE.com. Find out what burning questions Mary J.’s fans asked—and how she answered each of them from the heart.
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LIL' WAYNE'S AMW TOUR GROSSES $42 MILLION!

September 9, 2009


The final numbers are in for Lil Wayne’s 2008-2009 North American touring, and it looks like the rapper will have the highest grossing hip-hop tour of the year — and the most lucrative rap jaunt that Billboard has ever tracked.
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LIL’ WAYNE’S AMW TOUR GROSSES $42 MILLION!

September 9, 2009


The final numbers are in for Lil Wayne’s 2008-2009 North American touring, and it looks like the rapper will have the highest grossing hip-hop tour of the year — and the most lucrative rap jaunt that Billboard has ever tracked.
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