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Raekwon Signs To Dr Dre's Label

10th November 2006

WU-TANG CLAN rapper RAEKWON THE CHEF has signed to DR DRE's label Aftermath Records, and Dr Dre is producing the majority of tracks on his upcoming solo album. The rapper, real name COREY WOODS, says...

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Jay-z Ends His Retirement With Star-studded Comeback Album

15th September 2006

JAY-Z has officially ended his rap retirement by revealing he's planning to release a new album later this year (06). After weeks of speculation about a rumoured return to the charts, the Def Jam Records...

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Elton Ditched Mercury Over Xmas Album

12th September 2006

SIR ELTON JOHN has revealed the real reason why he split from his last record company Mercury - executives wanted him to record an album of Motown Christmas hits. The British rocker was outraged by...

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Elton Plans All Hip-hop Album

7th September 2006

SIR ELTON JOHN is going hip-hop on his next album because his record label boss, JIMMY IOVINE, wants the ROCKET MAN to work with DR DRE and EMINEM. The British rocker is a longtime fan...

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Gnarls Barkley Behind Paris Prank?

5th September 2006

LATEST: One of the DJs behind dance sensation GNARLS BARKLEY is being blamed for the CD prank on PARIS HILTON's new album. British guerrilla graffiti artist BANKSY smuggled 500 doctored copies of Hilton's debut disc...

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Dr Dre + Iovine Sue Over Headphones

3rd August 2006

Rap mogul DR DRE and Interscope Geffen label boss JIMMY IOVINE have joined forces to sue the bosses of a Delaware headphones firm after they allegedly failed to deliver on a manufacturing deal. Dre and...

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'Rap Idol' Held In Los Angeles Gang Neighbourhoods

25th July 2006

Music producers are holding auditions in some of the most notorious neighbourhoods in Los Angeles in a bid to find the next SNOOP DOGG or 50 CENT. More than 200 wannabe rappers turned up at...

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Busta Stunned By Dre's Graveyard Sound

13th June 2006

Rap mogul DR DRE turned his studio into a graveyard while he was recording BUSTA RHYMES' new album - so he could create the sound of a career being buried. The forward-thinking producer was trying...

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Ice Cube Still Keen To Reunite With Dr Dre

10th June 2006

Rapper ICE CUBE has laughed off reports he's fallen out with former NWA bandmate DR DRE, insisting he would drop everything to work with the in-demand producer. Rumours of a split circulated after a planned...

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Busta Still Cool With J Records

6th June 2006

Hip-hop star BUSTA RHYMES insists he bears no grudge with his previous record company J Records, despite their "clueless" treatment of him. The BREAK YA NECK hitmaker is happy to have moved across to DR...

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Milian Loves New Man

2nd June 2006

CHRISTINA MILIAN has found love again with Latino producer DRE, after a enduring a painful split from NICK CANNON after he cheated on her. The pair hit it off when they collaborated on her...

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Ice Cube Slams Dre Rift Rumours

14th April 2006

Hip-hop star ICE CUBE has dismissed reports he is embroiled in a bitter feud with former NWA bandmate DR DRE, after the producer refused to collaborate on Cube's latest album. The YOU CAN DO IT...

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Milian Vows To Retain Privacy

14th April 2006

CHRISTINA MILIAN has vowed to keep future relationships strictly out of the limelight after her much-publicised break-up with former beau NICK CANNON provoked a barrage of criticism. The singer was accused of cashing in on...

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Hilton: Born To Be A Pop Star

6th April 2006

Confident socialite PARIS HILTON insists she was born to be a pop star and believes she is an icon in the same vein as MADONNA. The hotel heiress has spent nearly three years working on...

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'Suge' Knight Bankrupt

5th April 2006

LATEST: Music mogul MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT filed for bankruptcy yesterday (04APR06) to avoid relinquishing control of his Death Row Records label after he lost a multi-million dollar (pound) lawsuit. Last year (05) Knight was ordered...

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Death Row Records Faces Receivership

3rd April 2006

LATEST: Rap mogul MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT's Death Row Records label is set to go into receivership, after he failed to attend a hearing at a Los Angeles court on Saturday (01APR06). Knight had been ordered...

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Hilton Hires Oscar-winning Rappers For Album

30th March 2006

Socialite PARIS HILTON has enrolled Oscar-winning rap group THREE 6 MAFIA to produce and record tracks for her long-awaited debut album. THE SIMPLE LIFE reality TV star has been promising to launch a pop career...

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The Game Battles Koch And Fast Life

29th March 2006

Rapper THE GAME has filed legal papers against Koch Entertainment and Fast Life Records for releasing material he recorded prior to his deal with DR DRE's Aftermath/Interscope label without authorisation. The lawsuit accuses the companies...

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Cautious The Game Gives Up Sex

29th March 2006

Rapper THE GAME has become celibate because he's terrified of picking up AIDS. The DREAMS hitmaker, a father of one, wants to father a large family but is putting this on hold for fear of...

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Rhymes Returning With Big Names

22nd March 2006

BUSTA RHYMES is planning a major comeback after three years away from the charts thanks to famous pals - dead and alive. The hip-hop star's new album, THE BIG BANG, not only features top producers...

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Cannon Furious With Milian

17th March 2006

Singer NICK CANNON has accused his former lover CHRISTINA MILIAN of exploiting their acrimonious split to promote her new album. Cannon met the 24-year-old singer when they starred together in the romantic comedy LOVE DON'T...

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Mobb Deep Defend Work With G-unit

27th February 2006

Hip-hop duo MOBB DEEP insist their collaboration with G-UNIT on their forthcoming album hasn't compromised their definitive "murda musik" style. The New York-based team, made up of rappers HAVOC and PRODIGY, have been working...

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50 Cent Gives Mobb Deep Porsche Presents

16th February 2006

Generous rap mogul 50 CENT made his new G-UNIT recruits MOBB DEEP gifts of Porsches as a signing bonus. The IN DA CLUB rapper picked up the New York duo, HAVOC and PRODIGY, a...

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Stars Pay Tribute To J Dilla

13th February 2006

LATEST: Urban stars AHMIR '?UESTLOVE' THOMPSON, PROOF, T3 and RJ RICE have paid tribute to late hip-hop producer J DILLA, who died on Friday (10FEB06) from the immune disease lupus. J Dilla, who was...

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Floetry Star Goes Solo With Dr Dre

28th January 2006

FLOETRY star MARSHA AMBROSIUS is going solo with a little help from rap mogul DR DRE. The British singer/songwriter has signed a new deal with Dre's Aftermath label after meeting the impresario backstage at...

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Kabul Detainees Terrorised By Dr Dre And Eminem Music - Claim

20th December 2005

Rap music by EMINEM and DR DRE is reportedly being used to torture detainees at a secret US prison in Kabul, Afghanistan. Activists for human rights group Human Rights Watch (HRW) have alleged that...

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Young Buck Pleads No Contest In Stabbing Case

13th December 2005

LATEST: Rapper YOUNG BUCK has been sentenced to three years' probation, after pleading no contest to stabbing a man during a brawl at last year's (04) Vibe Awards show. The 24-year-old hip-hop star, real...

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Dr Dre And 50 Cent Sued

9th December 2005

50 CENT and DR DRE have been slapped with a lawsuit from a rising female rapper who accuses them of copyright infringement. JANINE 'JAH JAH' GORDON alleges that her songs - POPPIN' AT DA...

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Young Buck Escapes Court Trial For Vibe Stabbing

6th December 2005

Rapper YOUNG BUCK will escape a jury trial following his involvement in the melee that ruined last year's (NOV04) Vibe Awards, after striking a deal with Los Angeles authorities. The G-UNIT star, real name...

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Carey Is Queen Of The Vibe Awards

13th November 2005

Pop beauty MARIAH CAREY triumphed at the third annual Vibe awards yesterday (12NOV05), scooping four honours including the coveted artist of the year gong. The curvy singer also won the album of the year...

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