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Debra Antney: Police Raid Another Case of Harassment

As Def Sounds previously reported, [twitter=WakaflockaBSM]Waka Flocka[/twitter]’s Georgia home was raided in suspicion of prostitution as well as a search for anything in connection with

December 17, 2010 News
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Waka Flocka’s Georgia Home Raided

[twitter=WakaFlockaBSM]Waka Flocka[/twitter]’s Georgia home was raided early this morning which led to the detainment of Gucci Mane’s and Waka’s mother, Debra Antney. According to TMZ,

December 16, 2010 News
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DMX Sentenced To One Year In Jail

DMX appeared in court today as a Maricopa County Superior Court judge revoked the troubled rappers’ probation from a 2009 conviction stemming from charges of

December 16, 2010 News
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50 Cent Sued for Copyright Infringement on “I Get Money”

While [twitter=50cent]50 Cent[/twitter] pursues his film career, his legal team will be occupied  handling the latest copyright infringement lawsuit brought against the New York rapper.

December 15, 2010 News
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Talib Kweli Gutter Rainbows Info + Tracklist

Brooklyn rapper [twitter=realtalibkweli]Talib Kweli[/twitter] inked a deal with Javotti Media/3D Digital Only to release his fifth studio album, Gutter Rainbows,  expected to drop Jan. 25,

December 15, 2010 News
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Beanie Sigel Claims Dame Dash Stole $11 Million From Him

In a recent interview with Star and Buc Wild on Philly’s 103 The Beat, [twitter=beaniebully]Beanie Sigel[/twitter] alleges that Dame Dash stole $11 million from him

December 15, 2010 News
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Nicki Minaj & Rick Ross Strike Gold; T.I. Leads Hip Hop Sales

Young Money emcee [twitter=nickiminaj]Nicki Minaj[/twitter] continues to move Pink Friday units, surpassing  Kanye West on the Billboard charts. Minaj landed the number 6 spot, moving 82,000

December 15, 2010 News
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Saigon: The Greatest Story Never Told Tracklist & Artwork

Tracklist and artwork have been released for [twitter=therealsaigon]Saigon[/twitter]‘s Greatest Story Never Told, on shelves Feb. 15, 2011. Tracklisting: 1. Station Identification (Intro) Ft. Fatman Scoop

December 15, 2010 News
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Ja Rule Will Not Start Jail Bid Until He Finishes Movie

As Def Sounds previously reported, [twitter=ruleyork]Ja Rule[/twitter] was sentenced to two years in prison for a 2007 gun charge. His lawyer, Stacey Richmond, says the

December 14, 2010 News
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Rick Ross Confirms Possible Deal With Wale

Over the weekend Wale took to Twitter and implied that he has inked to Rick Ross’ Maybach Music. At a recent Source photo-shoot, [twitter=rickyrozay]Rick Ross[/twitter]

December 14, 2010 News
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BREAKING NEWS: Ja Rule Sentenced To Two Years For ’07 Gun Bust

New York rapper [twitter=Ruleyork]Ja Rule[/twitter] has been sentenced to two years in prison for gun and drug possession charges stemming from a 2007 arrest, which

December 13, 2010 News
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TIME Magazine: Kanye, Drake, and Big Boi Score Top 10 Albums of the Year

Time Magazine releases its annual “Top 10 of Everything 2010,” list, in which Kanye West, Drake, and Big Boi make the “Top 10 Albums” docket,

December 09, 2010 News
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DMX Remains Jailed as Bond is Again Denied

Yonkers rapper [twitter=dmxthegreat]DMX[/twitter] can’t catch a break. After an early morning court appearance, Earl Simmons was ordered to remain in custody without bond for last

December 09, 2010 News
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Eminem Sells 5.6 Million Worldwide; iTunes Names Recovery Best-Selling Album Of 2010

[twitter=Eminem]Eminem’s[/twitter] year is filled with monumental moments and it keeps getting better. It was recently announced that Marshall Bruce Mathers III’s Recovery sold over 5.6

December 09, 2010 News
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Young Jeezy’s Manager Shoots Down Rumor of Jeezy’s Arrest

As the rumor hit the net, and Def Sounds reported that [twitter=youngjeezytm103]Young Jeezy[/twitter] was arrested over the weekend in the Bahamas, Jeezy’s manager took to

December 08, 2010 News
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Jim Jones Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge

Dipest rapper [twitter=jimjonescapo]Jim Jones[/twitter] appeared in court yesterday for an assault charge stemming from a car crash last January, after which Jones allegedly attacked the

December 08, 2010 News
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Kanye West & Nicki Minaj: Second Week Sales Scores

Last week [twitter=kanyewest]Kanye West[/twitter] and Nicki Minaj had impressive debuts, taking First and Second positions on Billboard charts. This week noted a drop for both

December 08, 2010 News
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Lupe Fiasco Speaks Against Online Piracy

In an interview with BoomBox which occurred prior to government’s recent seizures of popular Hip Hop sites, [twitter=lupefiasco]Lupe Fiasco[/twitter] addresses bloggers who candidly post pirated music:

December 07, 2010 News
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Slaughterhouse EP To Be Released Next Month, Tracklist Revealed

To hold fans over until the Slaughterhouse/Shady Records deal is finalized, the 4 man lyrical bomb squad readied an EP set for a January 25th

December 02, 2010 News
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The Source Gives Kanye West’s “MBDTF” 5 Mics

Kanye West continues to garner critical acclaim for his latest album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Most recent praise comes from The Source, which  gave the album its

December 02, 2010 News
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Eminem Leads Grammy Nominations

CBS has announced the nominees for the 53rd annual Grammy Awards, and Eminem leads the pack receiving 10 nods for Recovery. Eminem’s Recovery earned nominations

December 02, 2010 News
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Nicki Minaj Reacts To “Pink Friday” Sales

As the final sale numbers for Nicki Minaj’s Pink Friday released today, Miss Minaj talks to MTV about moving 375k copies in her first week. I feel

December 01, 2010 News
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Jay-Z & Kanye Get Dirty, F***** Up & Hardcore

As Jay-Z and Kanye West prep their collaborative LP, Watch The Throne, Kanye takes a time-out to comment on the sound. Speaking to Interview magazine, Mr.

December 01, 2010 News
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Janet Jackson on 2Pac “He Was Completely Different From What People Knew”

Janet Jackson and the late Tupac Shakur first met in 1993. They connected again while they co-starring alongside one another in Poetic Justice. During filming,

December 01, 2010 News
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Lil Wayne’s “I Am Not A Human Being” Strikes Gold

Although incarcerated for the majority of the year, Lil Wayne has managed to garner his second gold album of 2010 with his latest release “I

December 01, 2010 News
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Redman Calls Out Def Jam

First it was Shyne, and then it was Nas, now the legendary Brick City emcee Redman is next up to express his dissatisfaction with his

December 01, 2010 News
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Jay-Z Bringing 40/40 Club To Airports

Jay-Z continues to expand his empire as he has partnered up with Delaware North Companies to bring his 40/40 Club to select airports in the

November 30, 2010 News
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Kanye West & Nicki Minaj Top The Charts

Kanye West and Nicki Minaj are set to claim the number one and two spots on the Billboard charts when the new sales figures are

November 30, 2010 News
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