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Review: Sammy Adams puts on high-energy show The Paramount in Huntington Special

Huntington - On May 1, acclaimed rapper Sammy Adams performed at The Paramount in Huntington on Long Island, with special musical guest Depo.

Sammy Adams to perform at The Paramount in Huntington

Acclaimed rapper Sammy Adams will be performing a concert at The Paramount in Huntington on Long Island on Friday, May 1.

Review: Jake Miller rocks New York, completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Special

Huntington - On August 18, rapper Jake Miller headlined a concert at The Paramount in Huntington, New York, presented by the hit radio station, 106.1 BLI.

Jake Miller talks new single, influences and upcoming concerts Special

Huntington - Warner Bros. recording artist and rapper Jake Miller chatted about his show at The Paramount in New York, his new single "First Flight Home," his musical influences and future plans.

Jake Miller and Nick Tangorra Band to play a concert in New York

Huntington - On August 18, rapper Jake Miller will be playing a show at The Paramount in Huntington, New York, which is presented by 106.1 BLI.

Canadian rapper SonReal releases new album, scores 2014 Juno nod

Canadian rapper SonReal released his latest free album "One Long Day" via The Source Magazine. He is about to embark on his third nationwide tour in Canada.

Rapper Dan Bull takes us through 5,000 years of human achievement

Dan Bull, with all the grace of a hardcore poet, releases another awing installation of his Epic Rap series with his new song, "Civilization."

Rapper Macklemore pranks ticket scalper

The 'Thrift Shop' rapper Macklemore called up a ticket scalper, and disguised his voice by speaking with a British accent.

Rapper Eminem debuts new song 'Survival'

A sneak preview of Eminem's new hit song "Survival" can be heard playing in the background of the Call of Duty Ghosts multiplayer trailer.

Video: Brazilian rapper MC Daleste shot on stage while performing

Campinas - Brazilian rapper MC Daleste was shot in the abdomen Saturday night during a performance in Campinas, Brazil. He died early Sunday after being taken to a nearby hospital.

Rapper Meek Mill to take etiquette classes

US rapper Meek Mill has been ordered by a judge to attend etiquette classes and notify his probation officer before he travels outside of the commonwealth.

Rapper 'Fat Joe' sentenced to four months in jail

Rapper Fat Joe was handed a sentence of four months in prison, after pleading guilty to failing to pay taxes for the years 2007 to 2010.

Teenage rapper Lil Snupe confirmed dead

Jonesboro - Lil Snupe, a teenage rapper signed to Meek Mill's Dream Chasers Records label, has been murdered. He was either 17 or 18 years of age, as MTV News and XXL Mag have reported respectively.

Toronto hip-hop MC releases video featuring his rapping mom

Toronto rapper Abdominal released this week a video from his new album, but this isn't a normal music video with just tight rhymes and metaphors. He invited his 66-year-old mom to guest-rap on the ode to motherhood.

Rapper Tyga performs at Harvard despite protests

Boston - Over 2,000 protestors couldn't keep YMCMB rapper Tyga from performing on Harvard University's stage. He took the stage Saturday.

Rapper Jay Z needs to get informed on Cuba, says Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio, Florida's Senator, slammed Jay-Z's recent trip to Cuba, saying that the rapper needed to get himself informed about Cuba.

Rapper Lil Wayne admits he is epileptic

Grammy award-winning rapper Lil Wayne admitted he is an epileptic and recently had three back-to-back seizures which he attributed to lack of rest and stress.

50 Cent says hip-hop has become 'this little hipster thing'

In a recent interview with HYPETRAK, rapper 50 Cent divulged his thoughts that what was once cool and popular in HipHop has changed.

Rapper Jay Z explains to 67-year-old woman who he is

Rapper Jay-Z decided that he would ride the subway to one of his recent concerts that was at Brooklyn's Barclays Center.

Rapper ejects concertgoer for tweeting his show is boring

Joe Budden, a Jersey City rapper and Slaughterhouse founding member, instructed his security to escort a woman out of his show, after she Tweeted that his Thursday night concert in Oakland was "dead".

'Gangnam Style' starts war of words between South Korea and Japan

South Korean rapper Psy's "Gangnam Style" caught the world's imagination from Paris to PA. but across the East Sea/Sea of Japan stern words were exchanged. South Koreans are miffed that in Japan ‘Gangnam Style’ merely seems to be bubbling under.

Cadence Weapon finds hope and inspiration Special

Montreal - Rollie Pemberton - aka rapper Cadence Weapon - is the former poet laureate of Edmonton, Alberta. Kicking off his North American tour Thursday, he reveals his love of New York radio, existential philosophy, and -yes - Randy Newman.

Rapper invited to perform at Microsoft Store ends up trashing PCs

Atlanta - Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) is an upcoming American rapper who was hired to perform at a Microsoft retail store on Friday, but the company got more than they expected.

LL Cool J tackles burglar in his home (video)

Los Angeles - Rapper LL Cool J doesn’t just have those biceps for show. And when he said, “Momma said knock you out”, he stands behind those words.

Rapper Drake to graduate high school this summer

Toronto - Jimmy Brooks graduated from Degrassi High School years ago, but the actor who played him, rapper, Drake, has still not graduated. That will all change soon.

Drake says he's the first person to rap and sing successfully

During an interview with the Jewish Chronicle, Hip-Hop and R&B artist Drake says he considers himself the first musician to successfully combine singing and rapping.

Rapper Murs battles homophobia in new video with same-sex kiss

Los Angeles Hip-Hop artist Murs kisses a man in his latest video "Animal Style" to send a powerful message against homophobia.

Op-Ed: Lil Boosie and the rise of murder music

Baton Rouge - The trial of rapper Lil Boosie is not the first time music has been at the centre of a murder case, and contrary to what you might expect, rap is far from the biggest offender.

Video: Tennis star Serena Williams turning to rap?

It looks like 30-year-old Olympic gold medalist Serena Williams might be exploring other career options just in case the tennis thing doesn't work out.

Lil Wayne will be booze-free in South Africa

Grammy Award winning rapper Lil Wayne will tour South Africa in December. He is on three years probation and abstaining from alcohol is part of the probation. Also he is not to associate with people involved in drugs or criminal activity.
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