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Russell Simmons Launching Youtube.com Channel

9th January 2013

Music mogul Russell Simmons is set to launch his own YouTube.com channel.The hip-hop pioneer and founder of record label Def Jam is teaming up with veteran film producer Brian Robbins to create All Def Digital...

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Russell Simmons Throwing Second Hip-hop Inaugural Ball

13th December 2012

Russell Simmons is set to throw a second hip-hop ball to celebrate the genre's influence in the re-election of U.S. President Barack Obama.The music mogul organised the Hip-Hop Inaugural Ball after Obama became the first...

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Demi Moore Still Knows How To Party Like It's 19...89?

By Jack de Aguilar | 7th December 2012

Demi Moore is saying to all those women who've reached half a century on this earth: go out and have a good time while you still can. And all you naysayers out there who say...

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Russell Simmons To Be Honoured With Pga Visionary Award

29th November 2012

Rap mogul Russell Simmons is to be honoured at the 24th annual Producers Guild of America Awards ceremony in January (13).The entrepreneur and humanitarian will be the recipient of the Visionary Award at the Beverly...

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Russell Simmons Honoured For Animal Activism

5th November 2012

Music mogul Russell Simmons was honoured for his commitment to animal rights during a charity gala in New York City on Saturday (03Nov12).The vegan star was celebrated by members of Mercy For Animals during a...

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Russell Simmons Urges Michael Bloomberg To Help Homeless

31st October 2012

Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons has urged New York's Mayor Michael Bloomberg to come to the aid of the city's homeless in the wake of superstorm Sandy.Simmons spoke of the terrible circumstances faced by vagrants after...

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Lil Reese In Viral Video Abuse Scandal

By Jack de Aguilar | 26th October 2012

Lil Reese's reputation has split in two after a viral video sees him brutally abusing a woman; some have blasted him, as beating up humans is basically wrong, and some have found it funny. Most...

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Thanks For The Support: P Diddy Reassures Fans After Car Crash

By Hayley Avron | 26th October 2012

P Diddy has sent a reassuring message to his fans, following Wednesday’s car crash (October 24, 2012) in Beverly Hills.A spokesperson for Diddy issued a statement to MTV News, confirming that he’s...

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P. Diddy: Car Crash Was 'Close One'

25th October 2012

P. Diddy says it was a ''close one'' after surviving a car crash yesterday (24.10.12). The 42-year-old rapper was involved in a collision outside the Beverly Hills hotel in California when his chauffeur-driven Cadillac Escalade...

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Far*east Movement Recruit Top Stars For New Voting Anthem Video

23rd October 2012

Dance stars Far*East Movement have recruited rap icon Snoop Dogg, hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and actor Kal Penn for their new music video to encourage fans to vote in the upcoming U.S. presidential elections.The Like...

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Melissa George Thankful For Relaxed Upbringing

15th October 2012

Melissa George's mother encouraged her to smoke, drink and bring boys home.The 'Hunted' actress is thankful her parents had a relaxed attitude to often taboo subjects like sex and alcohol when she was a teenager...

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Russell Simmons Urging Boycott Of Zoos And Circuses

20th September 2012

Music mogul Russell Simmons is urging fans to boycott zoos and circuses, insisting both tourist attractions are just another form of slavery.The animal-loving, vegan rap mogul and entrepreneur is encouraging all his followers to take...

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Jay-z To Get Occupy Wall Street Lesson From Russell Simmons

11th September 2012

Jay Z is set to get a lesson about the Occupy Wall Street movement from rap mogul Russell Simmons after the hip-hop star admitted he has no idea what the activists are fighting for.The 99...

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Chris Lighty Funeral Draws 50 Cent, Ll Cool J, Russell Simmons

5th September 2012

There was a suitably star-studded line-up assembled for the Chris Lighty funeral in New York today (September 5th) after the founder of management group Violator was found dead in his Bronx apartment last week. Newsday...

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Chris Lighty's Funeral To Be Held Today

5th September 2012

Chris Lighty's funeral will take place in New York today (05.09.12).The hop executive - who managed a number of stars throughout his career including 50 Cent, P.Diddy, Ja Rule and Mariah Carey - was found...

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P. Diddy's Noisy Tribute To Chris Lighty

4th September 2012

P. Diddy paid tribute to Chris Lighty with ''three seconds of noise'' at his annual Labor Day bash.The rapper asked hundreds of partygoers at the gathering in Las Vegas on Saturday (01.09.12) to remember his...

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50 Cent's Longtime Manager Chris Lighty Found Dead

30th August 2012

50 Cent's longtime manager Chris Lighty has died aged 44. The hip-hop executive - who managed a number of stars throughout his career including P.Diddy, Ja Rule and Mariah Carey - was found dead at...

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50 Cent's Longtime Manager Chris Lighty Found Dead

30th August 2012

50 Cent's longtime manager Chris Lighty has died aged 44. The hip-hop executive - who managed a number of stars throughout his career including P.Diddy, Ja Rule and Mariah Carey - was found dead at...

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Russell Simmons Calls On Nicki Minaj To Combat Street Violence Problem

20th August 2012

Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons has reached out to rapper Nicki Minaj to help put an end to senseless violence in her native Queens, New York.The Def Jam Records co-founder led a Stop the Violence rally...

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Russell Simmons Urges Lady Gaga To Reconsider Fur Stance

20th August 2012

Vegan hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons has reached out to Lady Gaga in an open letter, pleading with the singer to rethink her stance on wearing real fur.The Poker Face hitmaker recently came under attack from...

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Russell Simmons Moving To Los Angeles

13th August 2012

Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons is leaving his native New York and moving to Los Angeles to be closer to his children.Simmons, who was born and raised in Queens, is shifting his media business to the...

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Stars Help Russell Simmons Raise $2 Million For Charity

30th July 2012

Singer Mariah Carey, husband Nick Cannon, and filmmaker Tyler Perry helped raise over $2 million (£1.25 million) for music mogul Russell Simmons's charity on Saturday (28Jul12).Simmons hosted his annual Art for Life fundraiser at his...

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Usher's Son, 11, Dies Two Weeks After Horrific Boating Accident

22nd July 2012

Usher 's step son Kile Glover, 11, has died in hospital, two weeks after suffering horrific injuries after a boating accident on a Georgia Lake. Glover was riding on an inner tube with a 15-year-old...

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Russell Simmons Launching Yoga Line

11th July 2012

Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons is set to launch his own collection of yoga wear.The Def Jam co-founder has been a longtime supporter of yoga, often preaching the healing powers of meditation, and now he is...

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Frank Ocean Gets Message Of Support From Busta Rhymes

6th July 2012

Busta Rhymes has spoken to Mtv of his respect for Frank Ocean, following the Odd Future man's recent blog post revealing that his first love was with a man. The revelation has been widely discussed,...

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Frank Ocean May Hit Problems, Warns Professor Green

6th July 2012

Frank Ocean has received a wave of support after coming out over his sexuality this week, though one British rapper has questioned whether the genre is ready for a gay or bisexual star. In an...

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Justin Bieber Track Written About A Gay Love Affair

6th July 2012

One of Justin Bieber's album tracks was written about a gay love affair. The 18-year-old pop star recorded 'Bigger' for his first album 'My World' without knowing it was about two men breaking up.However, songwriter...

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Has Frank Ocean Changed The Game By Coming Out?

5th July 2012

Following the news that Frank Ocean has come out about his sexuality, the music world has erupted with reaction, opinion and debate on what this means in the typically publicly straight, macho world of western...

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Fascinating Fact 13705

5th July 2012

Singer Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon are set to be feted at Russell Simmons' annual gala to recognise stars' achievements and charity work. They will be the guests of honour at the music...

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Frank Ocean Comes Out Over Sexuality, Makes His Mother Proud

5th July 2012

Frank Ocean's mother has come out in strong support of her son after the Odd Future man came out about his sexuality in public yesterday. Ocean had written a lengthy blog post on his tumblr...

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