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Tupac Shakur (credit:  Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Tupac Shakur Musical To Close On Broadway

Producers say that the show will close after playing 17 previews & 38 regular performances…

07/15/2014

Beats By Dr. Dre (credit: Noam Galai/Getty Images)

Apple Officially Acquires Beats Electronics For $3 Billion, Largest Purchase In Company’s History

Apple is striking a new chord with a $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, a headphone and music streaming specialist that also brings the swagger of rapper Dr. Dre and recording impresario Jimmy Iovine.

05/28/2014

Dr. Dre (L) and Interscope Geffen A&M Chairman Jimmy Iovine (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

‘First Billionaire In Hip-Hop’ Dre Boasts Of Apple-Beats Deal On Facebook

The Beats co-founder says Forbes’ rich list has changed “in a big way”

05/09/2014

Beats By Dr. Dre (credit: Noam Galai/Getty Images)

Apple On Verge Of Buying ‘Beats By Dre’ For $3.2B

A report says Apple is orchestrating a $3.2 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the headphone maker…

05/08/2014

Sean Combs | P.Diddy | Puff Daddy (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

‘P. Diddy’/Sean Combs Is ‘Puff Daddy’ Once Again!

P. Diddy, a.k.a. Sean Combs, announced on Twitter he’s back to being ‘Puff Daddy’

03/25/2014

(L-R) Posdnuos, Pasemaster Mase, and Trugoy the Dove of De La Soul (credit: Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Hip Hop Trio ‘De La Soul’ Gives Away Music For Free

Iconic rappers, De La Soul celebrates 25yrs by allowing downloads of their music…

02/14/2014

Tupac Shakur (Photo credit by AP Photo/Frank Wiese/FILE)

Show Inspired By Tupac Shakur Songs Heads To Broadway

Musical inspired by Tupac Shakur brings Hip Hop to Broadway

01/09/2014

Rock The Bells To Return In 2014, Despite 2013 Cancellations

Rock The Bells To Return In 2014, Despite 2013 Cancellations

Rock The Bells founder Chang Weisberg announced that the festival will return in 2014, despite past issues…

11/19/2013

Common (credit: C.Flanigan/imageSPACE)

Rock The Bells Hip Hop Festival Cancel Rest of Shows

Organizers have canceled the “Rock The Bells” Music Festival coming tour stops in New York and Washington…

09/26/2013

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