1. What We Talink'About ft. Luke Steele (Empire of the Sun)
2. Thank You
3. D.O.A. (Death of Auto-Tune)
4. Run this Town ft. Rihanna & Kanye West
5. Empire state of mind ft. Alicia Keys
6. Real as it gets ft. Young Jeezy
7. On to the next one ft. Swizz Beatz
8. Off that ft. Drake
9. A star is born ft. J. Cole
10. Venus VS. Mars
11. Already home ft. Kid Cudi
12. Hate ft. Kanye West
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Cops tell us DJ AM -- also known as Adam Goldstein -- was found dead this afternoon in New York City.
Law enforcement sources tell us he was found in his apartment at around 5:20 PM.
We're told DJ AM had not been seen or heard from for a few days. We're told one of his friends went to check on him, but got no response after knocking on his apartment door.
We're told the friend called the police, who broke down… Continue
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Lt. Patrick Charoen said Monday that police had obtained a warrant to search the vehicle at one of Mayweather's homes in Nevada after the shooting late Sunday night outside the Crystal Palace Skating Center.
There were no casualties in the shooting, but a vehicle was hit with several bullets between 10pm and 11pm local time. Police have not suggested Mayweather is a suspect.
However, Floyd Mayweather Senior, the boxer's… Continue
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XXLMag.com attended Lauren Raysor’s press conference this afternoon (August 24), where the lawyer called for record labels to help regulate artists’ off-wax behavior.
As previously reported, Raysor is the attorney who helped put Bronx rapper Remy Ma behind bars for shooting her client Makeda Barnes-Joseph. The conference, which commemorated the two-year anniversary of the shooting, put the burden on record companies to provide guidance… Continue
Added by Young King CJ on August 25, 2009 at 1:42am —
Diddy has been previewing snippets of his new album, Last Train to Paris, on his new MTV reality show, Making his Band, but fans are still uncertain what musical direction he is going in with the disc. T-Pain, who is working extensively with Puff, recently shed some light on the subject.
When asked what his role is exactly, Pain told MTV News: “[Diddy’s] been a producer for so many years, so he pretty much knows what he’s doing. But… Continue
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Jay-Z is expected to announce a hometown benefit concert later today (August 24), The New York Times reports.
According to the paper, Hov plans on performing at Madison Square Garden on September 11, the day that his new record, The Blueprint 3, hits shelves. Proceeds from the show will go to the New York Police and Fire’s Widows’s and Children’s Benefit Fund.
The concert will air on the Fuse cable network. As of press time… Continue
Added by Young King CJ on August 25, 2009 at 1:39am —
Lauren Raysor, the lawyer responsible for putting Bronx rapper Remy Ma behind bars, is asking record companies to put a “morality clause” in their artists’s contracts.
It has been two years since Remy shot Raysor’s client, Makeda Barnes-Joseph, in downtown Manhattan in an alleged dispute over money, and Raysor plans to mark the anniversary by publicly calling out record company executives in a press conference for their role in their… Continue
Added by Young King CJ on August 25, 2009 at 1:38am —
After years of being at odds, Dipset leader Cam'ron recently spoke on his reunion with Mase and explained what it would take to get the two former rap partners to perform together on-stage.
Killa also confirmed recent reports of the former Bad Boy rap star returning to the hip-hop spotlight through a record deal.
"I just did a song with Mase. Mase is my man, I wish him the best of luck," Cam said in an interview. "I hope… Continue
Added by Young King CJ on August 25, 2009 at 1:36am —
Wu-Tang Clan's Method Man recently spoke on his acting preparation for the upcoming George Lucas-directed Red Tails film and shared his opinion on his co-star Ne-Yo's on-screen presence.
In addition to speaking on his overall experience, the M-e-t-h-o-d Man also described the importance of his character's role.
"We're crewmen," Mef explained in an interview. "Now crewmen were just as important as the fighter pilots because… Continue
Added by Young King CJ on August 25, 2009 at 1:11am —
Diddy has reportedly become the latest artist to follow Lil Wayne and Jay-Z's blueprint by linking with rap newcomer Drake to record new music.
While details are sketchy, the duo were reportedly together in a recording studio.
The producer took the "Degrassi" grad under his wings for a recording session. And that's a rap! As far as initiations go, hanging out with Diddy in Toronto the other night must have been right up there… Continue
Added by Young King CJ on August 25, 2009 at 1:08am —
Lil Wayne has been featured in a new education-based commercial called "Get Schooled" which promotes an upcoming "Get Schooled: You Have The Right" television program set to premiere next month.
Wayne is featured in a 30-second clip which briefly touches on the need for a better nationwide educational system.
"Growing up in a tough neighborhood is something I know a little about," Weezy said in the commercial's intro. "It's… Continue
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Nas recently spoke on his upcoming Distant Relatives collaboration album with Damian Marley and explained why he expects this project to have a greater impact than 2008's controversial Untitled.
Aside from discussing what future plans with Marley, Nas also said he was planning a film to go with the duo's upcoming album.
"The next thing for us is the tour with me and Damian," Nas revealed in an interview. "And probably a film… Continue
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