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Eric Holder Allegedly Pistol -Whipped Man An Hour Prior To Nipsey Hussle’s Death: Report

May 21, 2019

There are still many unanswered questions regarding the senseless murder of rapper Nipsey Hussle, but the investigation into the crime is revealing more details about his alleged killer, Eric Holder. The suspect’s former lawyer, Christopher Darden, recently relieved himself of the case and in an interview suggested that Holder was “mentally ill.” TMZ now reports that they have insight into […]

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Adrienne Houghton Says Church People Haven’t Been The Most Welcoming

May 21, 2019

The public had quite a bit to say after Adrienne Bailon married famed gospel singer Israel Houghton and became Mrs. Houghton. The Real‘s host had her name dragged through the mud as people accused her of carrying on an affair with Israel while he was still married to his first wife, Meleasa. On a recent episode of The […]

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R. Kelly Is Optimistic & Believes He Will Have Fair Trial, According To Lawyer

May 21, 2019

Singer R. Kelly is facing numerous cases in a handful of states but according to his Lawyer, he’s remaining positive through it all. Attorney Raed Shalabi exclusively chatted with The Blast to discuss, as much as he could, the trials awaiting his client. There’s an upcoming criminal trial in Chicago, multiple sexual assault cases, and federal […]

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Silentó Returns With A Five-Track EP Titled “SilentóMOB: The Doctor’s Exclusive”

May 21, 2019

The beginning of 2015 would change the life Silentó who at the time was just a teenager. In January of that year, he released his debut single “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)” on YouTube, a song that would go on to become an international hit inspiring a dance craze that spanned from coast-to-coast. The video currently boasts over one […]

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Estelle Offers Up Reggae-Inspired R&B Single “Lights Out”

May 21, 2019

Filmed in Australia, British R&B singer Estelle and Denzell Williams co-directed the visual for her latest single “Lights  Out.”  The slow grooving track drips with romance, flirtation, and summer vibes—and the artsy visual matches that energy perfectly. Estelle released her fifth studio album Lovers Rock back in September, and “Lights Out” is featured on the record alongside […]

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Kodak Black Served With Lawsuit While Behind Bars

May 21, 2019

When it rains, it pours, and lately, Kodak Black has been drenched. The 21-year-old rapper is currently behind bars in Florida after being arrested prior to his performance at the Miami hip hop festival Rolling Loud. This recent arrest reportedly stems from Kodak falsifying information when he attempted to purchase a firearm. His team has […]

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Jason Mitchell Fired From “The Chi,” Dropped By Manager & Agent: Report

May 21, 2019

There’s drama on the set of The Chi and it’s not in front of the camera. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Straight Outta Compton actor Jason Mitchell is at the center of allegations of misconduct. The publication states that Mitchell has been fired from Showtime’s The Chi and an upcoming film Desperados that’s set to premiere on Netflix. In addition, Mitchell’s […]

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Max B & French Montana Link Up For “Hold On” Single

May 21, 2019

To help celebrate his 41st birthday, rapper Max B released his first song in eight years. The Harlem artist linked up with friend and collaborator French Montana to deliver “Hold On” early Tuesday morning, a track that pays homage to Sade’s “Nothing Can Come Between Us.” Fans haven’t received any new music from Max since […]

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Nipsey Hussle’s Sister Will Retain Custody Of His Daughter, Ex Is “Pissed Off”

May 21, 2019

It was an emotional day in court on Monday for Tanisha Foster, the mother of Nipsey Hussle’s 10-year-old daughter Emani Asghedom. There has been an ongoing custody case over Emani between Nipsey’s sister Samantha Smith and Foster, and on Monday a judge ordered that the child should remain in the custody of her aunt.  Smith previously stated […]

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O.T. Genasis Enlists E-40, Rich The Kid, & G-Eazy For “Bae” Remix

May 21, 2019

Long Beach, California rapper O.T. Genasis is bae and he isn’t afraid to tell you why. He first dropped his “Bae” single at the end of 2018, a song whose title suggests that the 31-year-old would be bragging about his lady. Instead, listeners got an earful of O.T.’s grandeur as he rapped about why he’s everything a […]

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