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Insane Clown Posse Files Lawsuit Against FBI for Gang Label

On Wednesday, rap duo Insane Clown Posse (ICP) and four of their fans filed a lawsuit against the FBI for labeling the group and its followers as a gang. ICP’s fans also refer to as ‘Juggalos,’ have been targeted ever …

Alex Trebek Raps On Jeopardy In Fun-Filled Rap Category [Video]

Who knew Alex Trebek could rap? After 30 seasons of hosting the popular game show, it seems that Trebek still has it in him to impress the viewers and the contestants. By the end of the category, he even had …

Alex Trebek’s New Career Is Rapping

Alex Trebek isn’t a common name that trends on the Internet. So, when fans noticed that his name was, in fact, trending, they immediately were concerned. However, it wasn’t for the reason that many assumed, but instead was over his …

Alex Trebek Takes ‘Jeopardy’ to New Level With Rap

At the age of seventy-three, Alex Trebek proved that he can still capture and intrigue an audience. The popular host of the hit game show Jeopardy has recently made headlines for his unique, and rather unpredictable talent. Apparently, the world-renown …

Waka Flocka Flame’s Brother Dies In Atlanta
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Shortly after the holiday season, Waka Flocka Flame is mourning the death of his younger brother. On Sunday, December 30, it was confirmed that Kayo Redd had died in his Atlanta home. Conflicting reports surround the cause of his death. …

Kanye West Promises Not To Talk Shi* For Six Months
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A day before New Year’s Eve (Monday) on stage in Toronto for his final gig of his Yeezus tour, a glowing and introspective Kanye West looked deep into his audience, sincerely admitting his plans for the next year: to not …

Three 6 Mafia’s Lord Infamous Dead At Age 40

The rap community suffered a loss today when one of the founding members of Three 6 Mafia died. He was one of the members of the classic hip hop group that was popular throughout the 1990s, and had an influence …

Gucci Mane Facing 20 Years on Federal Charges

Rapper/actor/tattoo enthusiast Gucci Mane was charged in federal court Tuesday with two counts of possessing a firearm as a felon, after two incidents in September during which he brandished a gun and threatened police, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office …

Kim Mathers Reconciliation with Eminem Unlikely
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Eminem has once again rose to national prominence with the release of his newest album, The Marshall Mathers LP 2 and the album’s hit song, “Rap God.” While many are praising the song for its lyrical mastery, one of Eminem’s …

Taylor Swift Covers Eminem’s Lose Yourself [Audio]
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Have you ever caught yourself wanting to hear a cover of Eminem’s classic song “Lose Yourself” by Taylor Swift? If you answered no, then you are probably one of the normal ones, and are not alone. For anyone who is …

Al Roker Is Too Damn Old for Drake Concerts

Today Show weatherman/anchor Al Roker is too old for this Drake nonsense. In this week-winning Vine video, Roker laments that he is “officially #TooOld” for a Hartford, CT concert from the chart-topping rapper. Please watch Roker stare blankly into his …

Dolly Parton Raps, Pokes Fun At Miley Cyrus [VIDEO]
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This week in music we learned that Eminem is the self-proclaimed Rap God (and most people aren’t disputing that). The bleached blond Eminem may now have his female rapping counterpart in the equally blonde 67-year-old Dolly Parton. Yeah, you read …

Rap God: People Are Loving Eminem’s New Song [AUDIO]
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What is it with rappers proclaiming themselves to be gods these days? Just a few months after Kanye West uploaded his “I Am A God” song to YouTube, Eminem released his new song, “Rap God.” The song gets the name …

Rapper Phonte Tweets Absolutely Perfect Analogies Between Famous TV Shows and Other Rappers
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Grammy-nominated rapper Phonte must watch a lot of TV. Seriously, this guy knows his stuff. That knowledge led to some of the most inspired crossover comparisons, delivered in 140 characters, that I’ve ever seen. Over the past couple of days, …

Cole’s “Crooked Smile,” Pays Homage to Slain Child, Director Sheldon Candis Weighs In
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While rapper J. Cole has a history of garnering the type of love songs you lay awake listening to at night, he also has a passion for delivering records with powerful lyrics that make you think. The latter definitely describes …

Drake’s ‘Nothing Was the Same,’ Slated to Be His Best Work to Date
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With all that’s happened over the past two days, rapper Drake should be livid at just the thought of his album sales being compromised. Drake’s third studio album, “Nothing Was the Same,” is slated to be released September 24. Anyone …

Lil Wayne Chats with Katie Couric, Talks Retirement and Seizures

The famous 2009 interview between former network anchorwoman, Katie Couric, and rapper Lil Wayne wasn’t just your regular, routine interview. The two forged an unexpected bond that’s spanned over the past 4 years. Now, he’s stopped by Couric’s syndicated talk …

Suge Knight Arrested in Los Angeles

Former rap mogul and music executive, Marion “Suge” Knight was detained early Wednesday morning in Los Angeles on a misdemeanor traffic charge. A little after midnight, Knight was seen driving recklessly, swerving his vehicle between lanes on the highway when …

Suge Knight Pulled Over, Arrested In Beverly Hills

Suge Knight, co-founder of Death Row Records, was pulled over in Beverly Hills early on Wednesday morning after police noticed him straddling the line in a truck with no tags. Once they pulled up his info, they discovered he had …

Kendrick Lamar May Have Just Started A Feud
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Kendrick Lamar did a guest spot on Big Sean’s song “Control (HOF)”, which premiered last night on Funkmaster Flex’s show, and today the web is buzzing about his rap. Lamar’s portion of the song includes shoutouts to several rappers, but …

YouTube Rapper Raps About Impending SWAT Team Arrest

Last year, a Utah man live-Facebooked his own standoff with police and until now that was the craziest use of social media by a guy about to get himself arrested. Enter 19-year-old Josh Jackson aka Adequate Advocate, an aspiring rapper …