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(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 (credit: Last.FM)

Tupac Shakur Biopic To Be Filmed In 2014

A new biopic on slain Oakland rapper Tupac Shakur is in the works. he film will be executive produced by Shakur’s mother, Afeni Shakur…

09/19/2013

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LL Cool J: From Radio To The Big Screen (And Everywhere In Between)

LL Cool J has sold millions of albums and made a name for himself in fashion, films and television. He continues his success as the host of the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, February 12 on CBS.

01/23/2012

(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters And Others Announced As GRAMMYs Performers

GRAMMY nominees Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters, Bruno Mars, Nicki Minaj, Jason Aldean and Kelly Clarkson will perform at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards, Sunday, February 12 on CBS.

01/18/2012

Rappers Take To The Mic In Oakland Occupy Protest

Rappers Take To The Mic In Oakland Occupy Protest

Hip hop heavyweights known as much for their fiery political lyrics as for their bass-pounding beats have been among the thousands marching…

11/07/2011

Tupac Sex Tape Surfaces; 6-Figure Bidding War Erupts

Tupac Sex Tape Surfaces; 6-Figure Bidding War Erupts

TMZ reports a five-minute sex tape showing slain Oakland Hip Hop Artist, Tupac Shakur has surfaced and two rival porn companies are set to pay top dollar on the footage…

10/04/2011

Jay-Z & Kanye West Announce North American Tour

Jay-Z & Kanye Reschedule San Jose Tour Stop

The two superstars were set to open the highly anticipated tour on Sept. 22, but that’s not happening. Many of the dates, including the Bay Area show have been reshuffled…

CBS San Francisco–08/02/2011

Rapper Jay-Z. (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Jay-Z Eyes More Grammy Wins

(Matt Sheret) – Jay-Z is likely to be one of the big winners at this year’s Grammy Awards. Eminem is the only other performer in the field with the kind of reach that rap’s premier […]

02/03/2011

Eminem Breaks It Down For Anderson Cooper In An Intimate 60 Minutes Interview

Eminem Breaks It Down With Anderson Cooper On 60 Minutes

DETROIT (AMP Radio) – Eminem is known for his edgy lyrics and his incredible beats, but there’s more to the man than simply his music. Music, which has been birthded from not only oppression but […]

CBS San Francisco–10/11/2010

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