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Rapper Nas Becomes Ivy League Guy With Harvard Fellowship

Rapper Nas - real name Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones - dropped out of school early. From his humble beginnings in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, the artist had a shot at cracking the music business and,...

Nas Lands Hip-hop Fellowship At Harvard University

Rapper Nas has been honoured with a fellowship bearing his name at America's prestigious Harvard University.The Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship will be a joint venture with officials at Harvard's Hip-Hop Archive and will benefit students...

Jay-z's Wireless Appearance Marred By Stabbings

Two men were stabbed during Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake's performance at Yahoo! Wireless Festival.The incidents occurred while the '99 Problems' rapper and the R&B singer were previewing their 'Legends of the Summer' tour on the...

Rihanna Joins Jay-z And Justin Timberlake At Wireless

Rihanna made a surprise appearance at Yahoo! Wireless festival last night (14.07.13).The 'Diamonds' hitmaker sent fans into a frenzy as she emerged on stage during Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake's joint headlining set to join Jay...

At Wireless Festival, Justin Timberlake And Jay-z Will Stop At Nothing Short Of Total Domination

Wireless Festival, Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z – a match made in heaven as far as festival organizers, reporters, fans – all those involved really – are concerned. The pair are splitting up the headlining duties...

Jay-z 'Secretive' About New Album

Pharrell Williams says Jay-Z is ''secretive'' about his music.The 'Blurred Lines' hitmaker dispelled rumours the rapper is a member of the Illuminati - a secretive group whom conspiracy theorists believe have power and influence over...

Jay-z Features Six Stars On One Track

Jay-Z collaborates with Justin Timberlake, Beyonce and Pharrell Williams on one track. The rapper's song 'BBC' for his forthcoming album 'Magna Carta Holy Grail' has a total of six guests, including the singers, producers...

Kim Kardashian Upset With Kanye West

Kim Kardashian allegedly wishes Kanye West would accommodate her more.The 32-year-old reality TV star, who is no longer able to fly as she is due to give birth to the couple's first child in Los...

Kanye West Parties With Nas And Jay-z At Birthday Bash

Kanye West celebrated his 36th birthday without Kim Kardashian. The rapper hosted a lavish dinner at Miss Lily's Jamaican restaurant in New York on Saturday (08.06.13), where guests included Jay-Z, Beyonce and hip-hop star Nas,...

Kim Kardashian Misses Kanye's Birthday As Beyonce Steals The Show

Kim Kardashian was unable to make her partner Kanye West's birthday bash in New York City this weekend after being told she could not fly ahead of the birth of her first child next month....

Kanye West Changes Album With Rick Rubin

Kanye West asked Rick Rubin to make changes to his new album 'Yeezus' - just two weeks before it is due to be released.The rapper has reportedly made executives at his Def Jam record label...

Kanye West Celebrates Birthday In Nyc

Beyonce and Jay-Z helped Kanye West celebrate his 36th birthday in New York City on Saturday night (08.06.13).The couple were among the guests at a small birthday party for the 'New Slaves' rapper at Caribbean-inspired...

Kelis Selling New York Home

Kelis is selling her New York City apartment for $2.2 million.The 'Milkshake' rapper has listed her Campiello Collection pad in the swanky Chelsea district of 'The Big Apple' for immediate sale.The 1,663-square-foot property comes with...

Nas Opening His Own Sneaker Store

Rapper Nas is stepping into the sports shoe business and opening his own sneaker store in Las Vegas.The I Can hitmaker, who rapped about his sneaker addiction on his classic 1994 track N.Y. State of...

Nas Files Motion To Dismiss Lawsuit

A lawyer for Nas has asked a U.S. judge to dismiss a lawsuit against his client over the rapper's failure to stage a concert in Angola.Allgood Entertainment promoter Patrick Allocco filed a $10 million (£6.3...

Ne-yo, Nas And Jamie Foxx Support Launch Of New Facebook Game

R&B singer Ne-Yo, rapper Nas, pop star Cody Simpson and actor Jamie Foxx were among the celebrities who helped to celebrate the arrival of new online music game Gig-It on Tuesday (30Apr13) by attending its...

A Lucky Escape? 2 Chainz Found Not Guilty On Marijuana Possession

2 Chainz has managed to walk away from his marijuana possession charge an innocent man, thanks to a lack of evidence that the offending items actually belonged to him. The Guardian reports that 2 Chainz...

Nas' Movement Festival Axed After Stars Pull Out

Nas' inaugural antipodean Movement Festival has been cancelled after a number of acts pulled out of performing.The I Can hitmaker was due to headline the unique hip-hop festival, which he personally curated, alongside acts including...

Nas Invests In Urban Lifestyle Magazine

Rapper Nas has poured his money into urban lifestyle magazine Mass Appeal after signing on as a financial investor.The I Can hitmaker graced the cover of the New York-based publication with hip-hop producer Large Professor...

Jay-z And Timberlake Announce UK Headline Show

Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake will perform together at a newly announced third day of the Yahoo! Wireless festival.The singer and the rapper will preview their Legends of the Summer US tour at a special one-off...

Kendrick Lamar Named Hottest Mc In The Game

Kendrick Lamar has been named Hottest MC in the Game by MTV.The Californian rapper beat artists including Kayne West and Drake to take the the top spot in the channel's eighth annual poll.Kendrick has previously...

Kennedy Center Goes Hip-hop: Nas To Play With National Symphony Orchestra

The Kennedy Center has announced its schedule of events for 2013-4 and amongst the more unusual musical treats that the center has planned includes the Queensbridge rapper Nas celebrating nearly 20 years since the release...

Bjork, Paul Mccartney And R Kelly: Variegated Lineup For Tennessee's Bonnaroo Festival

The Bonnaroo festival line-up has been released and it's something to get yourself excited about. Not got a ticket? You'll definitely want to get yourself one once you see who'll be performing. The Bonnaroo festival...

Nas Launches Search For New Talent To Open London Show

Rapper Nas is searching for a talented fan to perform as the opening act for his gig at London's O2 Arena next month (Mar13).The Hero hitmaker has joined forces with British radio station Choice Fm...

Rapper Nas Questions Django Unchained Criticism

Rapper Nas is the latest celebrity to speak out in defence of Quentin Tarantino's controversial new film Django Unchained, speaking to press at the unveiling of his new collaboration with cognac makers Hennessy.The famed rapper,...

Nas Is The New Face Of Hennessy

Rapper Nas has followed in the footsteps of director Martin Scorsese and singer Erykah Badu after signing on as the new face of luxury cognac brand Hennessy.The Hero hitmaker will serve as the spokesperson of...

Nas Recovering After Hospitalisation

Rapper Nas has been placed on "bed rest" following his hospitalisation in New York on Friday (11Jan13).The hip-hop star flew to the Big Apple ahead of a planned interview on American Tv show Live! With...

Promoter Sues Nas Over Alleged Kidnapping Ordeal

A promoter in Angola is suing Nas for $10 million (£6.3 million) over allegations he was kidnapped after the rapper failed to stage a concert in the country last New Year's Eve (31Dec11).Patrick Allocco claims...

Nas Being Sued Over Kidnapping Ordeal

Rapper Nas is being sued by a concert promoter, who claims that he was held at gunpoint and held for ransom after the rap icon failed to show for a concert.According to TMZ, Nasty Nas...

Nas To Perform At Amy Winehouse Birthday Memorial

Nas is to perform at a special concert commemorating Amy Winehouse's 30th birthday, Mitch Winehouse has revealed. The rapper - who duetted with the late singer on his track 'Cherry Wine' - is to take...

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