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Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the hoverboard craze

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and one of the most sought-after gifts is loved by celebrities and athletes alike, happens to be illegal to use in some countries—and catches fire on occasion. The hoverboard is everywhere right now, and Quartz has complied a guide to help you understand …

Hoverboards

Kanye West

Kanye West was born in Atlanta on June 8, 1977. Following his parents’ divorce when he was three, he moved with his mother to Chicago, where she …

Big Changes Are Coming to Chobani Greek Yogurt

Yogurt mogul Hamdi Ulukaya is looking for a different sort culture.<p>The founder of Chobani Inc., the company that helped spark the greek yogurt trend, …

Europe

Drake Blasted By Canadian Politician Paul Pierce Handshake Was B.S.

A Canadian politician is BLASTING <b>Drake</b> ... claiming the rapper offended his fellow countrymen when he shook <b>Paul Pierce</b>'s hand this week -- and now …

Paul Pierce

Ice Cube’s Legacy: From Fearsome Rapper To Film Star

In the late ’80s, Ice Cube hit the hip-hop scene with N.W.A. sporting a mean mug that would make even the most malicious tough guy melt in his Adidas. Was it an act, or was the South Central, Los Angeles-born O’Shea Jackson really as cold and hard as his moniker? One thing was for sure, Cube had …

Jay Z & Beyonce's Joint Album To Be Released On Tidal, DJ Skee Says

DJ Skee announced today (April 22) that Jay Z and Beyonce’s new album will be released on Tidal.<p>On today’s episode of SKEE TV, he encouraged people …

Urban Culture

Want to Make $1,000 or More Per Hour?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How would you like to make $1,000 per hour?<p>No, you don’t need to go to law school or become a doctor. In fact, you can start making $1,000 an hour or more right now.<p>This is not an article about some new multilevel marketing company or …

Time Management

A $30,000 Waterbed That Vibrates With Music

The Tranquility Pod — which looks like a mashup between a Henrik Thor-Larsen chair and a giant Mentos candy — is more than just another piece of …

Coachella 2015: Drake finds redemption on his own

During his closing set at the<p>Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festivalon Sunday night, Drake made it clear he didn’t come armed with a scene-stealing special guest this time.<p>"I came out here to handle business by myself," he said a third of the way through the show, an admission that constituted …

Big Sean Wanted To Give Ariana Grande the ‘D’, But Her Father Shut Him Down With One Instagram Comment

Big Sean is currently on tour in support of his chart-topping album, <i>Dark Sky Paradise</i>. The rapper has had no scheduled dates in his Motor City hometown, so when he posted a new Instagram photo captioned “I give her that D…” fans quickly speculated he was making a sexual reference to girlfriend …

2 Chainz and Nancy Grace debate marijuana legalization on HLN: Rapper schools Grace on prison overcrowding, origins of name Tity Boi (VIDEO).

Nancy Grace and 2 Chainz might seem like the two public figures least likely to have an insightful conversation about whether we should legalize …

2 Chainz

BAPE Store New York Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Collaborations With Big Sean, Pusha T, Flatbush ZOMBiES, KiD KuDi & Others

BAPE will soon be celebrating the 10th anniversary of its New York flagship store, the only outpost of the Japanese brand in the U.S. For the special …

Hip-Hop

How One Line Derailed Ludacris' Rap Career<p>Aaron Williams 03.23.18 17 hours ago 8 Comments<p>Lil Skies Has The Stage Presence Of A Seasoned Rap Veteran Already<p>Aaron Williams 03.22.18 2 days ago 3 Comments<p>A-Trak Explains How His Team Pulled Off The 'Impossible' Young Thug Video<p>Aaron Williams 03.20.18 4 …

Drake's Air Jordan Is The Sneakiest Sneaker Release Ever

While Kanye West spent the better part of 2013 lampooning Nike (and later signing with Adidas), his biggest music rival, Drake, quietly inked a deal with Air Jordan. However, until now, the self-proclaimed 6 God’s work with the Jumpman wasn’t available to the public. But yesterday, without warning, …

Shoes

Young Thug Disses Lil Wayne On "Barter 6's" "Can't Tell"

Young Thug, whose <i>Barter 6</i> album leaked today (April 16), disses Lil Wayne on the hook of “Can’t Tell.”<p>“Pussy boy I’ll leave you dead and call it</i> …

Kendrick Lamar scorches remix of Kanye West's 'All Day'

Maybe all that time on the road together brought Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar closer together. It’s nearly inconceivable that two of the three …

Nicki Minaj Sparks Rumors She's Engaged to Meek Mill: Check Out Her Ring!

Could Nicki Minaj be engaged?<p>That’s the question the rapper raised with two enticingly cryptic social-media posts last week – and her pal Drake only …

This Video Of Kanye West Rapping With His Mom Will Break Your Heart

‘Ye and his late mother rapping along to “Hey Mama” back in the day.<p>Kanye West's late mother, Donda, was and still is an irreplaceably important …

Kanye West

Nike Air Max 90 "Fog" JD Sports Exclusive

UK-based retailer JD sports presents a new collaborative take with Nike on the iconic Air Max 90<p>UK-based retailer JD sports presents a new collaborative take with Nike on the iconic Air Max 90 silhouette. The retro sneaker features a dual nubuck and mesh upper rendered in a toned-down dark grey …

Supreme x Nike SB Spring/Summer 2015 GTS Collection

The 23rd issue of Japanese publication <i>SHOES MASTER</i> contains news of a new collaborative project between Supreme and Nike SB. The two entities have …

Shoes

Q1 2015

Genius analytics provide an insight into which songs and what artists fans are searching for. While an artist may receive heavy radio play and …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Drake On Make Out Sesh With Madonna: ‘I Feel 100 About That Forever’

Coachella truly is full of surprises! Aside from fist pumping musical numbers from renowned artists, the music festival is also filled with …

Ice Cube on N.W.A's 'Reality Rap' and 'Straight Outta Compton' Movie

Rapper muses on group's early days and hopes to make new music with Dr. Dre<p>"Compton hasn't changed," Ice Cube says of the L.A. suburb where he got …

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