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Daddy Yankee: 'I Won't End Up Like 2pac'

25th May 2007

Reggaeton superstar DADDY YANKEE has no fears he will end up like slain rappers 2PAC and NOTORIOUS B.I.G. because people are too scared of him. The Rompe hitmaker, 30, - who was shot in the...

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Williams Sues Over Tupac Track

23rd April 2007

R+B singer ESTHER WILLIAMS has filed a $10 million (GBP5.1 million) lawsuit against TUPAC SHAKUR's company over claims the rapper stole her lyrics. Williams claims the slain rapper used lines from her 1976 single Last...

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Suspect Named In Jam Master Jay Killing

18th April 2007

US prosecutors have named a suspect in the murder of Jam Master Jay, a member of the rap group Run DMC, who was killed in his recording studio in 2002.Court papers identify Ronald Washington as...

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Knight: 'I Was Moving Home, Not Being Evicted'

29th March 2007

Rap mogul MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT has rubbished reports he was evicted from his Los Angeles apartment last week (23MAR07), insisting he was just moving home. Reports emerged on Tuesday (27MAR07) alleging that several law enforcement...

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Knight Evicted From La Home

27th March 2007

Rap mogul MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT has been evicted from his Los Angeles condominium. Reports allege several law enforcement agents arrived at Knight's luxury home on Wilshire Boulevard on Friday (23MAR07) to assist with the eviction...

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Diddy + Snoop Promote Peace + Friendship On Rap Tour

11th March 2007

Former rap rivals SNOOP DOGG and SEAN `DIDDY' COMBS staged a peace summit in Finland on Friday (09MAR07) as they joined forces to launch a European tour. The rappers, who were once bitter rivals in...

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Knight: An End To Death Row?

9th March 2007

DEATH ROW RECORDS founder MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT is moving on with life - and leaving the notorious West Coast hip hop label in the past. The 42-year-old rap mogul - who is responsible for the...

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Thandie Thought Tupac's Crucifix Was A Penis

12th February 2007

Actress THANDIE NEWTON offered up her filthy thoughts to one-time co-star TUPAC SHAKUR when she asked about the penis tattooed on the rapper's arm. The British star was working with Shakur on 1997 film GRIDLOCK'D...

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The Things They Say 3914

29th January 2007

"There's just one number one spot in hip-hop and everyone's fighting for it. When it becomes tragic like TUPAC (SHAKUR) and BIGGIE (NOTORIOUS B.I.G.), that's bad. I'm not shooting at 50 and he's not shooting...

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Notorious Big Defamation Lawsuit Dismissed

22nd January 2007

LATEST: A judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit filed by a man who alleged a US television station and a hip-hop magazine falsely accused him of being involved in the murder of rapper NOTORIOUS...

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Smith Donates One Million Dollars To School

12th December 2006

Hollywood star JADA PINKETT SMITH has donated $1 million (GBP510,000) to her high school, Baltimore School for the Arts. Smith, who is married to actor WILL SMITH, will have the new school theatre named after...

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Ashanti In Right Place At Right Time For Tupac Duet

29th November 2006

ASHANTI found herself in the right place at the right time when producer LT was finishing off late rap legend TUPAC SHAKUR's latest album - and got the chance to 'record' with her hero. The...

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Jay-z Ties Rolling Stones With Ninth Us Number One

29th November 2006

Rap mogul SHAWN 'JAY-Z' CARTER has reclaimed his crown at the top of the US album charts but sales of his comeback album KINGDOM COME fell just short of the 700,000 estimate. The album opened...

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Rap Deaths Turn Paranoid The Game Against Hospitals

28th October 2006

Paranoid rap star THE GAME is terrified of falling ill because he has recurring nightmares that feature his slain heroes dying at the hands of doctors. The DREAMS hitmaker, real name JAYCEON TAYLOR, instinctively feels...

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Van Peebles Reveals Tupac's Deepest Secret

24th October 2006

Actor MARIO VAN PEEBLES has shattered TUPAC SHAKUR's gangster image by suggesting the late rapper was ashamed of his love for WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, because he felt it might hurt his tough guy reputation The...

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Gladys Knight Befriended Tupac Before His Death

4th October 2006

Slain rap star TUPAC SHAKUR found an unlikely soulmate in soul legend GLADYS KNIGHT in the months before his death after taking his mother and record boss SUGE KNIGHT backstage at one of her shows....

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Tupac Lawsuit Dismissed By Supreme Court

4th October 2006

A libel suit filed against two Philadelphia, Pennsylvania newspapers over late rapper TUPAC SHAKUR's lyrics won't be revived, the Supreme Court has ruled. Civil rights activist C DELORES TUCKER, who died last year (05), originally...

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Gladys Knight Befriended Tupac Before His Death

2nd October 2006

Slain rap star TUPAC SHAKUR found an unlikely soulmate in soul legend GLADYS KNIGHT in the months before his death after taking his mother and record boss SUGE KNIGHT backstage at one of her shows....

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Shakur's Mother Scraps 10th Anniversary Memorial In Soweto

8th September 2006

LATEST: The mother of slain rapper TUPAC SHAKUR has scrapped plans to mark the 10th anniversary of her son's death in South Africa due to "personal reasons." Former Black Panther activist AFENI SHAKUR was planning...

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Elton The Rapper?

26th August 2006

Superstar SIR ELTON JOHN is determined to take over the hip-hop world in a musical crossover. The rock veteran clearly developed a taste for rap after his collaboration with late rapper TUPAC and now he...

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Shakur's Ashes To Be Scattered In Soweto

8th August 2006

TUPAC SHAKUR's mother AFENI is planning to celebrate the 10th anniversary of her son's death by scattering his ashes in South Africa. The former Black Panther activist will travel to Soweto next month (SEP06), where...

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New B.i.g. Investigation Opens

31st July 2006

A fresh investigation into the unsolved 1997 killing of rap star Notorious B.I.G. has been launched in Los Angeles. Police Chief WILLIAM BRATTON is heading a new task force to look into the murder, prompted...

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Tupac's Creative Legacy

25th July 2006

MOS DEF, RUSSELL SIMMONS, Q-TIP and DANNY GLOVER are all coming to together to perform work from the late TUPAC's spoken word album THE ROSE THAT GREW FROM CONCRETE. The stars will take part in...

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Jailed Tut: 'I Didn't Kill Tupac'

25th July 2006

The jailed Brooklyn, New York thief widely believed to be the man who killed TUPAC SHAKUR has spoken out against the murder allegations, insisting he's actually helping the rapper's father investigate his son's death. WALTER...

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Jailed Robber: 'Agents Wanted Diddy For Tupac's Death'

25th July 2006

The man widely believed to have killed TUPAC SHAKUR has sensationally revealed federal agents tried to force him to incriminate rap mogul SEAN COMBS - and name him as the murderer. WALTER 'KING TUT' JOHNSON...

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Notorious Big's Family Ask Court To Expand Lawsuit

14th July 2006

NOTORIOUS BIG's family has asked a Los Angeles judge for permission to expand a wrongful-death lawsuit against city officials after discovering a police officer caught up in the superstar's murder was on duty on the...

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Tupac Honoured With Legacy Tour

13th June 2006

TUPAC SHAKUR's mother AFENI and the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation have announced the Tupac Legacy Tour, which will feature a line-up of top artists performing songs from the late rapper's catalogue. The 25-date US tour...

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Shakur's Father To Release Commemorative Album

29th May 2006

The jailed father of slain rapper TUPAC SHAKUR will release an album next month (JUNE06) to commemorate what would have been his son's 35th birthday. DR MUTULU SHAKUR is releasing A 2PAC TRIBUTE: DARE...

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Shakur Immortalised In Wax

6th April 2006

LATEST: Rap icon TUPAC SHAKUR has been immortalised in wax for a new tribute to him in Las Vegas, Nevada. Artists spent months perfecting Shakur's look for a special unveiling ceremony - to launch Madame...

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Tupac Immortalised In Wax

16th March 2006

TUPAC SHAKUR is to be immortalised in wax in Las Vegas, Nevada, where the rap legend was shot dead a decade ago. The new Venetian Hotel sculpture, which will be unveiled next month (05APR06), will...

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