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A Year of Lil Wayne: "Dedication 3"

What distinguishes a good use of Auto-Tune from a bad one?<p><b>Day 225: "Dedication 3" feat. Gudda Gudda, Willie Tha Kid, and Mack Maine –</b> <b>Dedication 3</b><b>, 2008</b><p>What distinguishes a good use of Auto-Tune from a bad one? This is a central question for understanding why some people think the technology is the …

Graduate Honors Hip-Hop Greats With Cap & Gown Album Covers

It’s graduation season, and University of North Texas student Mark Phillips isn’t soliciting your cheesy photography company to capture his big …

NGHTMRE Unleashes Huge Remix of Terror Squad's "Lean Back"

When NGHTMRE’s name appears on a new remix it’s hard not to get excited. Today the LA producer dropped an absolutely heater, this time taking on …

Dave East Remixes Drake's "Free Smoke" Track

When Dave East takes control of a rapper’s beat, it’s seriously like a hostage situation with an unreasonable lunatic calling the shots. He ain’t …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Snoop Dogg guest stars on Empire, talking business with Lucious

Snoop Dogg guest stars on tonight’s Empire on Fox — as himself.<p>One scene in the episode, titled Civil Hands Unclean, sees him having a sit-down with …

Rick Ross Talks Birdman Diss, Reasons Why He Settled Beef With Drake

Rick Ross opened up about his beef with Birdman and the real reason why he ended the Drake-Meek Mill feud. In two separate interviews, Ross talked …

People Can't Stop Joking About Diddy At The Met Gala

"Diddy lounging on the steps of the Met during the Met Gala is my entire 2017 mood."

This Tiny Detail on Nicki Minaj's Outfit Automatically Made Her Queen of the Met Gala

Nicki Minaj knows how to make a statement on any red carpet, and her appearance at the 2017 Met Gala was no different. When Nicki arrived, …

Chris Rock On New André 3000 Album: “It’s Like Telling Amber Rose About Her Curves”

<i>Photo of Chris Rock courtesy of YouTube.</i><b>Chris Rock</b> has been making the rounds recently; he is supporting his <i>Total Blackout Tour,</i> which he keeps on …

Mary J. Blige CONFIRMS ‘Becky With The Good Hair’ Cheating Rumors Amid Divorce From Kendu Isaacs

<b>Mary J. Blige</b>’s “The Making Of: Strength of a Woman” documentary aired on VH1 last night. And she confirmed the rumors of her estranged husband <b>Kendu</b> …

Music

Chris Brown Brings Out Future Usher in Atlanta

Chris Brown knows how to “Party.”<p>The multifaceted superstar showed this off yet again during his star-studded “Party Tour” stop in Atlanta, where he …

Chris Brown

Watch Fat Joe, Remy Ma Host Lavish Party in 'Heartbreak' Video

Fat Joe and Remy Ma host a wild Miami party in their "Heartbreak" video. The Terror Squad rappers perform at a villa filled with breakdancing, liquor …

15 Of The Most Iconic Verses By Female Rappers, Ever

In case you haven’t noticed, I like rap and I think women are dope. As such, women rappers have always held a special place in my heart. Since I was …

Rap & Hip-Hop

All Eyez on VIBE magazine’s 1996 Death Row cover

The only thing wilder than Death Row Records’ rise was its public and violent fall<p>Appropriately titled “Live From Death Row,” <i>VIBE</i> ’s February 1996 …

Rap & Hip-Hop

WATCH: 5 reasons why Tupac’s legacy lives on

Today on Salon 5, we’re celebrating the legendary rapper who was recently inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame<p>D. Watkins<p>April 22, 2017 2:00am (UTC)<p>This Salon Talks video was produced by Kevin Carlin<p>Tupac Shakur was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year. The rapper, who died in 1996, …

Music

Chi Modu: The Man Behind the Lens of Some of Hip-Hop’s Most Iconic Moments

For Nigerian-American photographer Chi Modu, imagery goes beyond showing a lifestyle; it is about telling a unique story that brings the viewer …

The Enduring Legacy of Tupac's Style 25 Years Later

Tupac Shakur’s legacy as a musician was recently cemented by being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. This month also marks the 25-year …

Blood Gang OG Explains What Really Happened With Tupac And Suge

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All Eyez On Me team reflect on Tupac's enduring legacy

<b>To read more from EW’s Summer Movie Preview, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands now, or buy it here. Don’t forget to subscribe</b> …

Funk Flex Says Tupac Shakur Shot Himself During Infamous 1994 Shooting

Hot 97 DJ Funkmaster Flex has never been one to bite his tongue so it was no surprise when the DJ took to Twitter on early Wednesday to tweet about …

New Music: Chris Brown feat. Sevyn Streeter – 'Parachute'

Fresh off revealing his album tracklisting, Chris Brown’s long-awaited collaboration with Sevyn Streeter, “Parachute,” has landed in full. The …

Chris Brown

Hip-Hop Artists Rap Beloved Children's Book 'Llama Llama Red Pajama'

<i>Llama Llama Red Pajama</i> is a beloved children's book. It's also now, thanks to a Los Angeles morning DJ, source material for hip-hop artists.<p>Transcript<p>KELLY MCEVERS, HOST:<p>A good baby gift idea is to record some friends reading their favorite children's books. Or you could have some of the biggest …

Tyler, The Creator on Mysterious Countdown Website: 'If U Aint Hear It From Me It Aint Real'

Tyler, The Creator has shut down rumors of a possible surprise album drop this week after a mysterious website, ScumFuckFlowerBoy.com, teased a May 5 …

Peter Thomas rumored to be dating 'Love & Hip-Hop' star Nina Bina

During the third episode of <i>The Real Housewives of Atlanta</i>‘s reunion special, Peter Thomas, ex-husband to Cynthia Bailey, revealed that he is dating …

Nicki Minaj Inaccurate Met Gala Best Dressed List Instagram.

Warning: Intense awkwardness ahead. Nicki Minaj attended the Met Gala on Monday night, along with, you know, pretty much everyone in Hollywood. And, …

Martin Shkreli Previews Lil Wayne Kendrick Lamar's 'Carter V' Collaboration

Just days after Lil Wayne said his long-delayed <i>Carter V</i> album will be out “soon,” controversial pharma mogul Martin Shkreli has leaked two snippets, …