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Busta Rhymes Planning Chris Lighty Tribute For New Album

17th July 2014

Busta Rhymes is planning to include a special tribute to his late manager Chris Lighty in the artwork for his new album because the music mogul died before the project was finished.Lighty, who managed stars...

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Busta Rhymes Slapped With $790,000 Tax Bill

28th May 2014

Rapper Busta Rhymes allegedly owes almost $790,000 (£493,750) to the U.S. Government in back taxes.The Touch It hitmaker has been hit with two tax liens from the U.S. Department of the Treasury stating he owes...

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Justin Bieber Ditches Sizzurp

18th May 2014

Justin Bieber has reportedly stopped consuming sizzurp.The 'Baby' hitmaker, who has been criticised for his bad behaviour over the past few months and was accused of getting into a heated argument with fan for trying...

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Busta Rhymes To Perform At Bestival 2014

10th February 2014

Busta Rhymes is set to perform at Bestival this year. The hip-hop star will mark his first appearance at a UK festival this September when he joins the main stage line-up at the event, which...

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Bestival Pulls Off Major Coup With Busta Rhymes' First UK Festival Show

By Michael West | 10th February 2014

Festival organisers have managed to persuade Busta Rhymes to join the main stage line-up at this year's festival, marking the first time the American hip-hop star has played at a festival in the UK.Busta Rhymes...

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Busta Rhymes' Father Dies

9th February 2014

Rapper Busta Rhymes is mourning the death of his father.The Touch It hitmaker, real name Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr., lost his dad late last month (Jan14) and he joined his family for a wake on...

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Alicia Keys Celebrates Birthday With Stevie Wonder Performance

28th January 2014

Stevie Wonder and P. Diddy were among the performers at Alicia Keys' birthday party.The 'No One' hitmaker's husband Swizz Beats threw a private party for her 33rd birthday after the Grammy Awards on Sunday (26.01.14),...

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Busta Rhymes And Q-tip Release Free Mixtape

13th December 2013

Rappers Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip have joined forces to release a free mixtape featuring collaborative tracks recorded over the course of two decades.The longtime friends have come together to give fans an early holiday present...

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Busta Rhymes Refused Entry Into Fabolous And Trey Songz's Birthday Bash

24th November 2013

Busta Rhymes was forced to miss out on celebrating the birthdays of fellow rapper Fabolous and R&B singer Trey Songz on Thursday (21Nov13) after he was denied entry to their joint party.The Touch It hitmaker,...

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Pharrell Williams Marries Helen Lasichanh

13th October 2013

Pharrell Williams has married Helen Lasichanh.The producer-and-musician tied the knot with his supermodel fiancee yesterday (12.10.13) at a star-studded ceremony in Florida.Many famous friends attended the bash in Miami, including rappers Busta Rhymes and Usher...

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Nicki Minaj Returns With Two New Music Videos

5th September 2013

Nicki Minaj has reunited with DJ Khaled for one of two new music videos.The 'Starships' singer has teamed up with the Miami-based producer for the track 'I Wanna Be With You,' less than one month...

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Busta Rhymes Says Kanye West Isn't A 'Superstar' At Home

26th August 2013

Busta Rhymes says there's a ''difference'' between Kanye West as a performer and a father.The 'I Know What You Want' hitmaker has claimed the rapper - whose girlfriend Kim Kardashian welcomed their first daughter North...

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Detective Busta Rhymes Wades In On Dj Khaled's Nicki Minaj Proposal Debate

By Lauren James | 1st August 2013

It's a good job internet hype detective Busta Rhymes is around to sift through the trolls and tell us who's for real in the big ol' plastic world of celebrity. The rapper claims to have...

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Jay-z To Sign 20m Samsung Deal

4th June 2013

Jay-Z is signing a $20 million deal with Samsung.The rap star is rumoured to be setting up a music streaming service to help promote acts signed to his Roc Nation label - including Rita Ora,...

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Busta Rhymes Sued Over Studio Bill

29th May 2013

Rapper Busta Rhymes is facing a lawsuit over allegations he has failed to pay for his recording studio sessions.The Touch It hitmaker, real name Trevor Smith, is being sued by heads of Paramount Recording Studios...

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Rihanna Parties With Nfl Stars

25th April 2013

Rihanna partied with NFL players at a pre-draft bash. The 'Stay' hitmaker once again proved her partying credentials when she hit the Greenhouse club in New York City on Tuesday (23.04.13) with some of the...

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Pharrell And Jay-z's Music Like A 'Stanley Kubrick Movie'

24th April 2013

Pharrell William has produced a track for Jay-Z which is like a ''Stanley Kubrick movie''.The rapper and producer has joined forces with the hip-hop star to record for the follow up to his 'The Blueprint...

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Police Called On Busta Rhymes After Burger Joint Disturbance - Report

3rd April 2013

Police were called to a Miami, Florida burger restaurant in the early hours of Wednesday (03Apr13) when rapper Busta Rhymes allegedly caused a disturbance after he was refused permission to skip the line.The Touch It...

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Stars Congratulate Wiz Khalifa And Amber Rose On New Baby

22nd February 2013

Rihanna, Snoop Dogg and Busta Rhymes are among the musicians who have taken to to congratulate Wiz Khalifa and his fiancee Amber Rose on the arrival of their first child.The model gave birth to...

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Where Does Your Favourite Music Come From? Song Writers B.o.b, Busta Rhymes, Luke Laird And Snoop Dogg Chat On Stage About Influences

By Lorna Greville  | 10th February 2013

BMI's annual pre-Grammy Awards songwriter's panel, "How I Wrote That Song", was an interesting meeting of minds, made somewhat more interesting by Snoop blazing up a blunt.Often, what makes a song popular is its relatability:...

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Liberty Ross ' Totally Terrified' By Alexander Wang Catwalk Show

10th September 2012

Liberty Ross looked striking and full of confidence as she hit the catwalk for Alexander Wang's New York Fashion Week show on Thursday (September 6, 2012). However, the model-turned-actress confessed to NY Magazine that she...

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Chris Lighty Dead: But Who Was The Hip Hop Mogul?

31st August 2012

The name Chris Lighty might not mean much to the general public at large, but the death of the hip hop mogul should be considered a sad one given that he's been a man behind...

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Labrinth And Tinie Tempah Back In Studio

16th August 2012

Labrinth and Tinie Tempah are back in the studio together.The producer/singer and the rapper have previously teamed up for huge hits 'Pass Out', 'Frisky' and 'Earthquake', and Labrinth says they are currently working on another...

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Busta Rhymes Reunites Leaders Of The New School At Music Festival

17th July 2012

Rapper Busta Rhymes reunited with his former Leaders Of The New School bandmates onstage on Saturday (14Jul12) for the first time in almost 20 years.The I Know What You Want hitmaker brought an all-star line-up...

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Frank Ocean's 'Channel Orange' Gets No.2, Without Target

12th July 2012

It's been a busy week for Frank Ocean, what with coming out over his sexuality, playing live on Jimmy Fallon's late night show, and prematurely releasing his major label debut album 'Channel Orange'. The album,...

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Busta Rhymes Dismisses Rumours Of Bet Awards Afterparty Fight

4th July 2012

Rapper Busta Rhymes has cleared up rumours he became embroiled in a heated altercation with a New York radio DJ following Sunday's (01Jul12) Bet Awards in Los Angeles, insisting it was just a "discussion".The Touch...

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28th May 2012 splashed out £15,000 on MacBook computers for members of a youth music project in London. The Black Eyed Peas star met with youngsters from the Prince's Trust project, Urban Development, and was so impressed...

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Serena Williams Serves Up An Ace With Leaked Rap Track

11th May 2012

Serena Williams has already conquered the world of tennis; it now looks like she's turning her focus towards the world of music. Tmz have posted a clip of a track featuring the former World Number...

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Labrinth Shocked By Usher Collaboration

19th April 2012

Labrinth can't believe he is collaborating with Usher. The 'Let The Sun Shine' hitmaker has been working with the US singer, recently spending two days recording with him and Labrinth is still in awe of...

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Labrinth Working With Cheryl Cole, Kelly Rowland And Usher

12th February 2012

Labrinth is writing songs for Cheryl Cole, Kelly Rowland and Usher.The 'Last Time' hitmaker is putting the finishing touches to his debut album 'Electronic Earth', before working with other artists on their records and following...

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