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Jay-Z — Hip Hop’s First Billionaire

Nine years ago, two unlikely lunch partners sat down at the Hollywood Diner in Omaha, Nebraska. One, Warren Buffett, was a regular there. The other, Jay-Z, was not. The billionaire and the rapper ordered strawb... Read More...
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Apple Is Finally Killing iTunes

It’s the end of a music era. Nearly two decades after launching iTunes and ripping up the retail-store model of album purchases, Apple is ready to retire the iconic product, according to Bloomberg. During the s... Read More...
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More Sexual Assault Charges for R Kelly

R. Kelly was charged with 11 new counts of sexual assault and abuse stemming from an alleged January 2010 incident, the Chicago Sun Times reports. The new set of charges, which Cook County prosecutors filed Th... Read More...
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Melvin Edmonds of After 7 dies

Melvin Edmonds, older brother of legendary hitmaker Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and a founding member of the R&B group After 7, which rose to fame in the ’90s, has died. He was 65. Melvin Edmonds’ death Sat... Read More...
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Meet Deva Mahal

Deva Mahal was born with the blues in her blood. Becoming the genre-defying artist, powerhouse vocalist and astute songwriter that she is today could only be achieved through living a life rich with pain, joy, ... Read More...
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Fantasia “Enough”

Fantasia "Enough"   Grammy Award Winning Super Star FANTASIA shines with “ENOUGH” "Enough" Wav Impacting R&B Radio May 13th & 14th "Enough is a sonic breath of fresh air… We'll hea... Read More...
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Rolling Stone to Launch Music Charts

In a direct challenge to Billboard, another venerable music industry publication, Rolling Stone and its parent company, Penske Media Corporation (PMC) announced the launch of Rolling Stone Charts. Discuss.... ... Read More...