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Paul McCartney Attends All-Star '90s Hip-Hop Concert

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Dre's powerful rolodex was put to good use for the launch of Beats Music with a concert featuring Eminem, Diddy and Nas. Nin...

5 Survival Tips From the Real Slim Shady

Marcia Dawkins | Posted 12.09.2013 | Entertainment
Marcia Dawkins

Less than 12 hours after its digital release, Eminem's latest video, "Survival," boasts over 196,000 likes and thousands more views and shares.

MAJOR Announcement From Eminem

Posted 08.26.2013 | Entertainment

Eminem's new album was announced during an early commercial in the 2013 VMAs, and it's called "MMLP2," most likely short for "Marshall Mathers LP 2." ...

Pioneering Rap Album Turns 25

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.08.2013 | Entertainment

A new genre of hip-hop pushed its way to the forefront of mainstream culture 25 years ago on Aug. 8, 1988, when N.W.A's influential debut album "Strai...

A Chat With ASCAP President Paul Williams, Plus Exclusives from Modern Machines, Eli Mardock, Matthew J. Tow and Creed Bratton

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.01.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Eli Mardock is premiering a new song with us today called "If You're With Me, Then You're Against Me." The haunting and dream-like tune appears on the Nebraskan singer/songwriter's debut full length, Everything Happens For The First Time.

No Love For Black Colleges?

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.21.2013 | Black Voices

I was in Detroit preparing to give a speech last week when the news came across my Twitter feed: "Dr. Dre and music producer Jimmy Iovine donate $70 m...

The 'Most Collaborative Educational Program In The World'?

2011-11-11-Screenshot20111111at3.30.52PM.png | Posted 05.15.2013 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter. By Shirley Halperin Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre (ne Andre Young) have joined together to open ...

Will.i.am and Britney Spears Celebrate #Willpower Album Release on Google+ (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 06.24.2013 | Celebrity
Shira Lazar

On April 23, to celebrate the release of his fourth solo album, Willpower, will.i.am joined collaborators Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus and Nicole Scherzinger in a live Google+ Hangout on his illwilly YouTube channel.

Shorty Wanna Be a Thug

Kenya (Robinson) | Posted 05.27.2013 | Arts
Kenya (Robinson)

Most of us share an open secret. It reveals itself every time we head to the gym, or prepare for an interview or an important presentation, or, in my case, cleaning day. I cop a Beyoncé, and for a few shining moments I put on the costume of black masculinity. It's like a white tee. One size fits all.

The Latest On Eminem's New Album

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 03.26.2013 | Entertainment

Eminem fans won't have to wait much longer for Slim Shady's new album. "Em is finishing up his project," Dr. Dre said in an interview with radio st...

Apple Talked To Beats About Streaming-Music Service

Reuters | Poornima Gupta and Ronald Grover | Posted 05.06.2013 | Technology

By Poornima Gupta and Ronald Grover SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Apple Inc has held talks with Beats Electronics LLC, the audi...

Highest-Paid Musicians Of The Year Revealed

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 11.29.2012 | Entertainment

Another year, another crop of musicians making bank. Forbes has released its list of highest-paid musicians, led this year not by a popstar or rock ba...

The Best Rap Album Of The Year

AP | JONATHAN LANDRUM Jr. | Posted 10.22.2012 | Entertainment

-- Kendrick Lamar, "good kid, m.A.A.d city" (Interscope Records) Kendrick Lamar is an up-and-coming rapper hailing from Los Angeles with a reputatio...

Dr. Dre Knocks Jay-Z Off His Throne

Posted 09.12.2012 | Black Voices

Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter’s reign as Forbes’ Hip-Hop Cash King has officially ended--for now at least. Filling in the top spot for 2012 is none...

Oprah Bursts Into Tears

Mark Steinberg | Posted 08.27.2012 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

Oprah Winfrey said that she and her staff intend to hunt for situations in which crying or even tearing-up will be a surprise to the network's audiences.

Album Review: Rick Ross' God Forgives, I Don't

Rap Genius | Posted 10.24.2012 | Entertainment
Rap Genius

Although much of what he raps about seems to be a fabricated, fanciful lifestyle, it's clear that Ross has raw, undeniable talent; and enough confidence to show us how "bawse" he is, or claims to be.

Rick Ross Drops Song WIth Jay-Z & Dr. Dre

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment

Rick Ross continues to build anticipation for God Forgives I Don't, his upcoming studio album (or, as it's known on Twitter, #GFID). But now he's not ...

Next Holograms: Jimi Hendrix, Marvin Gaye & Michael Jackson?

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.19.2012 | Entertainment

Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg will beam up the Tupac hologram again for the upcoming second weekend of Coachella, but the producer and now-occasional rapper ...

Tupac To Tour The Country?

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.17.2012 | Entertainment

Tupac may be coming to a city near you. In a move that's unlikely to put rumors the late rapper is still alive to rest, Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre are con...

WATCH: Snoop Dogg & Dr. Dre At Coachella With TUPAC

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 04.17.2012 | Los Angeles

Snoop Doggy Dogg and Dr. Dre is at the door. It was the 1990s all over again at the closing act of Coachella 2012. The three-day desert festival e...

WATCH: Tupac Returns, Takes Coachella Stage

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.16.2012 | Entertainment

Well, that was uncomfortable. Despite supposedly having been dead for over 15 years, Tupac Shakur joined Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg on the main stage at C...

TDE World Domination: Schoolboy Q & Ab-Soul Got Next

Jerell Tongson | Posted 06.11.2012 | New York
Jerell Tongson

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PHOTOS: A Secluded Oasis On Oahu

Sandra Thomas | Posted 03.24.2012 | Travel
Sandra Thomas

Peering out from behind my giant sunglasses, I kept an eye out for celebrities. But the success of my celebrity hunting remains my secret, because what happens at the Kahala stays at the Kahala -- until now.

Beats By Dre, Remixed By Oscar De La Renta...Slammed By PETA

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.11.2012 | Black Voices

Dr. Dre's Beats by Dre high definition headphones just got a high fashion makeover. The Grammy-winning artist and producer has teamed up with fash...

Superstars To Lead Crazy Coachella Concert Weekend

AP | Posted 03.11.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- The Black Keys, Radiohead, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg will headline two weekends of concerts at The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festiva...