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Fascinating Fact: 4246098

16th June 2014

Hip-hop superstars Ll Cool J and Jay Z and his wife Beyonce were among the celebrities who enjoyed a night out at the theatre on Saturday (14Jun14) as they took in one of the final...

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Fascinating Fact: 4236092

9th June 2014

Ll Cool J and T.I. gave the Tony Awards a rap makeover on Sunday night (08Jun14) when they joined host Hugh Jackman for a hip-hop makeover of Broadway tune The Music Man. After the performance,...

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Samuel L. Jackson To Present At Tony Awards 2014

8th June 2014

Samuel L. Jackson and Orlando Bloom are to present at the Tony Awards 2014 tonight (08.06.14).The 65-year-old actor and the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' hunk have joined the long list of stars set to hand...

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Super Exciting Musical News: More A-listers Added To The Tonys 2014 Line-up

By Victoria Pavlova | 8th June 2014

Tony’s, Tony’s, Tonyyyy’s! Cue life affirming musical montage.It’s almost time for the 2014 Tony Awards! Has it been that long since last year’s? Well, yes. This year’s lineup looks mega promising, so here’s a little...

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T.i. Vs. Mayweather, And 5 Other Rappers Who Clashed With Athletes

By Lauren James | 28th May 2014

T.I. and Floyd Mayweather had a pretty big bust-up at the weekend: a fight broke out after the boxer allegedly made some untoward comments about improper friendship between the boxer and the rapper's wife, Tameka...

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Ll Cool J Isn't Nervous About Grammys

25th January 2014

LL Cool J isn't nervous about hosting the Grammy Awards on Sunday (26.01.14).The 46-year-old rapper is set to present the glitzy annual ceremony for the third time at the Staples Centre in Los Angeles and...

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Beyonce And Jay Z To Appear At Grammy Awards

20th January 2014

Beyonce and Jay Z will perform at the Grammy Awards.The 'Tom Ford' rapper and his wife have been confirmed to appear at the music awards on Sunday (26.01.14), after they were both listed among the...

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Paul Mccartney & Ringo Starr Confirmed For Grammy Awards Performance. Does This Spell A Beatles Showcase?

By Joe Wilde | 15th January 2014

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are set to perform at this years 56th Grammy Awards, with their inclusion to the Grammys set list being announced this week by the music awards showcase. Although the organisers...

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Nirvana, Kiss & Deep Purple Emerge As Early Favourites For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

By Joe Wilde | 17th October 2013

The Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame will induct it's class of 2014 in April next year and earlier this week the nominees for the coveted place among rock's elite was announced to the public....

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Nirvana Finally Eligible For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Honour

By Lauren James | 16th October 2013

90s rock band Nirvana are one of 16 acts nominated for entry into the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Owing to the rule that only acts who released their debut album of single...

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Nivanna, Kiss And Ll Cool J Show Diverse Class Of 2014 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees

By Nick Hill | 16th October 2013

The Rock & Roll hall of fame class of 2014 nominees have been announced. The list is very diverse, full of different acts from multiple music genres. For the second year running fans, as well...

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'Ncis' Spawns New Orleans Spin-off

By Elinor Cosgrave | 24th September 2013

Spin-offs seem to be all the rage this month, with NCIS becoming the latest show to be expanding its franchise. CBS announced they would be expanding their popular NCIS franchise, a show centred on the...

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Alfonso Ribeiro: 'Ll Cool J And I Fell Out On Miserable Sitcom'

19th August 2013

Former Fresh Prince Of Bel Air star Alfonso Ribeiro fell out with Ll Cool J on the set of their short-lived sitcom In The House because the rapper/actor was too busy with his music career...

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Run-dmc: Old School Hip Hop 'Blows Away' New Music

8th August 2013

Run-DMC's Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels insists old school hip hop ''blows away'' anything around today. The 49-year-old rapper believes De La Soul, LL Cool J and his own group - also made up of his rapping...

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Ll Cool J, Jill Scott Kick Off Essence Festival In Style

7th July 2013

The Essence music festival kicked off on Friday with performances by LL Cool J, Maxwell and Brandi. The first night of the festival, billed as “party with a purpose” certainly fulfilled said purpose – celebrating...

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Essence Festival: The R&b Party Begins With Sombre Words From New Orleans' Mayor

By Lauren James | 5th July 2013

Calling at R&B fans: if you're not at Essence Festival this weekend, then why not? Year on year the line-up gets better and better, and this year is no exception. Loads of acts are set...

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Chris Kelly Tributes Pour In After Rapper's Death

3rd May 2013

Chris Kelly fans took to Twitter to pay tribute after he died last night (01.05.13)The Kris Kross rapper - who died from a suspected drug overdose - has had a Twitter storm of tributes after...

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Kris Kross Star Chris Kelly Dies

2nd May 2013

Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly has died aged 34.The star - who formed one half of the 90s teen hip-hop duo - was found unconscious in his home on Wednesday (01.05.13), before being pronounced dead...

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Kriss Kross Star Chris Kelly Dies

2nd May 2013

Kriss Kross rapper Chris Kelly has died aged 34.The star - who formed one half of the 90s teen hip-hop duo - was found unconscious in his home on Wednesday (01.05.13), before being pronounced dead...

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Ll Cool J Dedicates New Song To Chris Kelly

2nd May 2013

Ll Cool J has dedicated his new song to Chris 'mac Daddy' Kelly following the Kris Kross star's death on Wednesday (01May13).Kelly was pronounced dead at the Atlanta Medical Center in Georgia after he was...

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Ll Cool J's Authentic A Genuine Flop With The Critics

By Contributor | 30th April 2013

It’s been five long years since LL Cool J’s last album Exit 13, though it’s not like he’s been away, with several film projects and hosting duties for the Grammys among the things he’s been...

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Stephen Colbert's 'Oopsy Daisy Homophobe' Puts 'Accidental Racist' To Shame

By Victoria Pavlova | 19th April 2013

When Brad Paisley and LL Cool J made waves recently with their eyebrow raising “Accidental Racist”, you can bet the parodies weren’t far behind. And what’s public embarrassment without Stephen Colbert? For one thing, it’s...

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A Week In Music - Bonobo Builds On Steady Career, Little Comets Supply Astronomical Memories, Palma Violets Return With Raucous Video

By Hayley Avron | 15th April 2013

Albums of Note... Bonobo, aka Simon Green, may not have found instant stardom in his career but his work is characterised by a steady progress that is reflected in his tracks. North Borders is the...

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Ll Cool J And Brad Paisley Mock Song Controversy In Tv Skit

14th April 2013

Rapper Ll Cool J and country star Brad Paisley poked fun at the furore surrounding their controversial duet Accidental Racist during a skit on U.S. show Saturday Night Live.The duo made headlines this week (begs08Apr13)...

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The Things They Say: 3602514

12th April 2013

"The fact that there is so much controversy is proof that the conversation needed to be had... In clarifying my intent, in no way was I saying that slavery is Ok, that would be heartless....

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Brad Paisley Talks ‘Accidental Racist’ On Jay Leno: "Something Good Can Come Of This"

By Jack de Aguilar | 11th April 2013

It’s been a week of explaining for Brad Paisly, whose ‘Accidental Racist’ song has, accidently (sweet irony noted) caused loads of controversy. Most recently, he’s been explaining to Jay Leno what it’s all about.“What we're...

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Is Brad Paisley And Ll Cool J's 'Accidental Racist' Accidentally The Most Racist Song Ever?

By Hayley Avron | 11th April 2013

Can the circle be unbroken? Who knows? Is the Accidental Racist racist? Who knows? We’ve listened to that song more times than we care to talk about now and frankly, it’s been reduced to little...

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A Week In Celebrity News: Lohan Gives As Good As She Gets, Tom Hanks Wows Onstage, Ll Cool J Defends 'Accidental Racist' And Much More!

By Michael West | 10th April 2013

Don't Mess With The Lohan: Though David Letterman probed and probed, Lindsay Lohan gave an assured performance on the Late Show this week, following her sentencing to three months in locked down rehabilitation. A healthy...

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"I'm Really Proud Of It" - Ll Cool J Defends Brad Paisley Collaboration 'Accidental Racist'

By Hayley Avron | 10th April 2013

LL Cool J will no doubt be aware of the controversy caused by his collaboration with country singer Brad Paisley but the rapper is standing by the song and has even said that he’s proud...

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Ll Cool J Proud Of Controversial Accidental Racist Track

10th April 2013

Rapper Ll Cool J is unfazed by the backlash sparked by his controversial Brad Paisley duet Accidental Racist, insisting the song was meant to "shake things up".The duo set tongues wagging on Monday (08Apr13) after...

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