Chicago, IL – It looks like Drake is still harboring some resentment over Pusha T’s scathing diss track “The Story Of Adidon.” But, instead of taking another shot at the G.O.O.D. Music president, he went at his boss — Mr. Kanye West. During the Chicago stop of the Aubrey & The Three Amigos Tour on Saturday (August […]

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Los Angeles, CA – In the latest installment of Soulful Sundays, RealStreetRadio’s Editor-In-Chief Trent Clark chats with Talib Kweli at Comfort LA in downtown Los Angeles. For over 20 years, the Brooklyn-born MC has been a voice of reason who can “edutain” while intellectually exposing his fans and dectractors’ brittle psyche in the same breath. Clark and […]

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Suffolk, Virginia – Lex Luger is largely responsible for trap music’s takeover of Hip Hop and urban contemporary radio. He created the beats of several hit singles for numerous rap heavyweights, including Waka Flocka Flame’s “Hard In The Paint” by Waka Flocka Flame, Rick Ross’ “B.M.F.” featuring Styles P and JAY-Z and Kanye West’s “H.A.M.” In […]

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I care for drama. It gives me great comfort to realize why drama exists and how it is distinguished from reality and its importance in contrast to peace. Most people I have ever known link drama with fear. I did once, too, most likely because I was raised as a Roman Catholic. The Roman Catholic […]

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Miami Beach, FL – 2 Chainz pulled out all the stops for his lavish Miami wedding to Kesha Ward on Saturday (August 18). In addition to dolling out $300,000 to host the wedding at the Gianni Versace Mansion, the platinum-selling rapper rented a white tiger for the ceremony. In a video obtained by TMZ, the exotic animal […]

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Iggy Azalea had some colorful words for a hater who popped up in her Instagram comment section — and threw French Montana under the bus in the process. On Friday (August 17), the Aussie rapper shared a photo of herself rocking a denim outfit. Someone wrote, “White chicks part 2,” a reference to the Marlon […]

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Twitter – Twitter collectively stood up for ’90s R&B singer Tevin Campbell after author Luvvie Ajayi scoffed at the possibility he could perform at an Aretha Franklin tribute. “Someone suggested Tevin Campbell to sing at Aretha tribute,” Ajayi wrote. “Under what rock did they pull that name from?” That was all it took. Suddenly, Twitter exploded with love for the […]

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Fort Lauderdale, FL – Kodak Black was released from a Broward County jail on Saturday (August 18), according to ABC10. Black, who legally changed his name to Bill K. Kapri and earned his high school equivalency diploma while incarcerated, spent seven months at the main jail. He was originally scheduled for an October release, but […]

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Since the release of his fifth consecutive No. 1 album K.O.D. in April, J. Cole is having a busy summer performing on his North American K.O.D. Tour. The North Carolina All-Star began cross country trek last week on August 9 in Miami. To promote the album and sell more concert tickets, Cole fulfilled his album’s subtitle “choose wisely” by enlisting Young Thug […]

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Jazz and conscious rap fans of August Greene (Common, Robert Glasper, and Karriem Riggins) have been given all but thought-provoking music from the reputable trio. Their debut single “Optimistic” featuring Brandy covers the 1991 contemporary gospel hit song of the same title, and now they’ve enhanced its danceability with the song’s remix. The “Optimistic (Remix)” has […]

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Los Angeles, CA – It looks like KRS-One is working on something with Dr. Dre. On Thursday (August 16), The Teacher shared an Instagram photo of the two Hip Hop powerhouses together and revealed he had new music on the way. “Yo, I was in the studio last night with Dre and Tuffy checking out some dope beats,” he […]

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Hollywood, CA – The celebration of Young Thug’s highly-anticipated release of Slime Language and 27th birthday was supposed to be held at a booked out Dave & Buster’s Thursday (August 16) evening in Hollywood. Before the soiree could officially kick off, Los Angeles Police Department arrested the Atlanta musician, born Jeffery Williams, on a felony gun […]

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