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Remy Ma Diss Track Reportedly Yanked From The Airwaves Over Nas Sample

shETHER has been stirring up old feuds in the hip hop world since the beginning of the month (Mar17), but it has emerged Remy didn't clear a sample with bosses at Universal Music...

The Weeknd To Headline Wireless Festival

The Weeknd, Chance the Rapper and Skepta will headline Wireless Festival 2017.The 'Starboy' hitmaker will take to the stage on Sunday 9 July as part of the three-day event held between July 7 and July...

Nas' Life Story To Become Tv Series

Executives at America's BET Network have ordered an hour long pilot episode of the series, titled Street Dreams, according to editors at Deadline.com. Street Dreams was the title of Nas' breakthrough 1996...

Nas Creating New Clothing Collection For Young, Proud African-americans

The new collection of his HSTRY brand will feature items bearing slogans like 'Black Don’t Crack' and James Brown's famous saying 'I’m Black and I’m Proud'. Proceeds from sales will benefit the...

Beyonce Knew Solange Was 'Super Special'

Beyonce always knew her sister Solange Knowles would be ''something super special''.The 'XO' hitmaker has always been impressed by the 30-year-old singer's focus and determination and desire to always follow her instincts, even when other...

Rapper Nas Settles Tax Liens

The One Mic star was reportedly accused of not paying taxes for income he earned in 2006 to 2010, totalling $3.5 million. Last year (16), tax liens stemming from 2007, 2008,...

Nas Embraces Christmas And Black Lives Matter Movement With Ugly Sweaters

The I Can hitmaker, real name Nasir Jones, has taken inspiration from American footballer Colin Kaepernick's ongoing Black Lives Matter protest and featured Father Christmas taking a stand on his new line of...

Diddy Buys 100 Shots For Fans At Malibu Club

Diddy bought 100 shots of tequila for fans at Malibu's Rockwell nightclub on Saturday (15.10.16).The 46-year-old music mogul - whose real name is Sean Combs - attended the celebrity hotspot with fellow rapper Nas after...

Nas Honoured With Icon Award At Revolt Music Conference

The One Mic hitmaker was presented with the Jimmy Iovine Icon Award in recognition of his lasting impact and influence on the industry, and his fellow rappers DMX and Busta Rhymes were among...

Nas Hopes Hometown Mural Inspires Next Generation

The American star, real name Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, rose to prominence with his 1994 debut album Illmatic, and has since gone on to sell 25 million records worldwide. He’s also an entrepreneur, and...

Jennifer Hudson And Nas To Star In Monster Movie

The project is music video director Anthony Mandler's first feature film, and follows a Harlem, New York high school student as he fights to clear his name in a murder case. The...

Nas: 'I Wish I Could Have Settled Tupac And Biggie Rivalry'

During an appearance on HBO sports show Any Given Wednesday, the rapper was asked by host Bill Simmons what would he have done if he had a time machine that could travel back...

Grandmaster Flash And Nas Led The Get Down Boot Camp

The show stars Jaden Smith, Shameik Moore, and Justice Smith as members of a group of talented teens growing up in New York's South Bronx in the 1970s, during the birth of the...

Rapper Nas: 'Filmmaking Is My Calling'

The One Mic star is an executive producer on Australian director Baz Luhrmann's new hip-hop series The Get Down, and contributed original rhymes and poems for the show, while he also worked on...

Timbaland Works For His Kids

Timbaland only works to benefit his children. The 44-year-old producer feels the need to spend hours on end in the studio to provide for his seven-year-old biological daughter Reign and his ex-wife Monique Mosley's kids...

Kelis Reflects On Quitting Dream Job To Provide For Family

Kelis found it ''heartbreaking'' when she realised she wouldn't be able to support her family by working as a chef.The 'Milkshake' singer split up with her first husband Nas - with whom she has six-year-old...

Kelis To Launch London Diner

Rapper Nas' former wife has teamed up with executives at Le Bun to create burger bar KELISxLEBUN, which will open at London’s Leicester House next month (Jul16) for four dates before hitting the...

Nas' Love For Ghostbusters Style

The U.S. rapper is well known for his music, but his creativity extends to clothing too and now he has teamed up with French boutique colette, to bring the '80s film to his HSTRY clothing...

Jay Z Surprises Fans With Puff Daddy Duet

Jay took to the stage on Friday (20May16) with Puff to perform Angels, Where I'm From, and Public Service Announcement at Brooklyn's Barclays Centre, Entertainment Weekly reports. Introducing his friend and...

Nas Working With Baz Luhrmann On New Tv Musical

The Australian filmmaker's forthcoming period drama follows a group of talented teens growing up in New York's South Bronx in the 1970s, and he reveals Nas has been helping him write the rhymes...

Nas Teases Ghostbusters Clothing Line

The hip-hop star released a video on Thursday (31Mar16), the day before April Fools' Day, revealing the collaboration with his clothing company HSTRY. In the clip, he says, "Ghostbusters is every fun...

Rapper Nas Hit With Tax Lien

The One Mic star has been accused of not paying taxes to officials in the state of Georgia for 2008. Nas' debt was originally $58,000 (GBP41,000), but officials have added interest, penalties, and...

Rapper Nas Backing New Protein Bars Made From Crickets

Bosses at Exo have recently launched snacks containing cricket flour in U.S. supermarket retailers Whole Foods and Wegman's, and they are hoping to expand the company with other products including shakes and protein...

Usher Takes On Police Brutality In New Video

The black and white promo for Chains features the R&B star running from cops as clips of blood, guns and handcuffs flash on the screen. The video, directed by Ben Louis Nicholas,...

Kelis Welcomes Second Son

The Milkshake singer confirmed she was pregnant with her second child in September (15) and sources tell Eonline.com the 36 year old gave birth in November. "Kelis has a healthy baby,"...

Nas To Produce Teen Drug Drama

The One Mic star is lending his talents to The Land, a drama which follows four teenage boys with hopes of becoming professional skateboarders, but their dreams are dashed when they get entangled...

Kelis Eager To Compete On Iron Chef

The Milkshake singer has taken a step back from music in recent years to focus on her talents in the kitchen, and she recently released her first collection of recipes, titled My Life...

Eminem Investing In Music Annotation Company

The company will serve as the official annotation hub for the star's new music and the lyrics engine for Eminem.com. It will also house the annotations and lyrics for all of Eminem's Shady...

Mark Ronson And Nas Join Amy Winehouse Charity

The two stars both worked with the British singer prior to her death from alcohol poisoning, aged 27, in 2011, and they are honouring her memory by joining the charity set up in...

Rapper Nas Awarded W.e.b. Du Bois Medal

The One Mic star was feted on Wednesday (01Oct15) in Massachusetts for his contributions to African American culture. Celebrating the honour on Instagram.com, Nas wrote, "Historic night for the rap game....

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