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Jay-Z, Beyonce upset with Kardashian


September 2nd, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 2 (IANS) Singer Kanye West's good friend Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles are reportedly not pleased with his girlfriend socialite Kim Kardashian's comments about Rita Ora.Ora, 21, ... Read more...

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No rap career for Bieber


April 19th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber loves to rap, but says he will never use his skills to launch a career in the genre."I am a singer - ... Read more...

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Tupac Shakur’s collection to be displayed in Atlanta University Center


September 14th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fifteen years after his death, the first ever entire collection of Tupac Shakur has been announced by the Atlanta University Center. The center opened the collection in ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels are inspired by rap music


April 25th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tripoli, April 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The youth in Libya are in arms against their leader and their hatred is being fuelled in an unconventional way. Rap music from amateur rappers in the ... Read more...

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Why rap songs portray black women as ‘oversexed jezebels, gold diggers’


February 6th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): A new study examines why the lyrics of popular rap songs stereotype black women as 'oversexed jezebels,' 'asexual mammies' and 'gold diggers'.Dr. Mia Moody at the Baylor University ... Read more...

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Kanye West plans two albums by summer


January 25th, 2011 - 7:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Rapper Kanye West wants to release two albums "Watch The Throne" with Jay-Z and his next solo album before the end of the summer.The "Runaway" hitmaker confirmed ... Read more...

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Kanye West Tweets About The Release Date Of ‘Watch The Throne’


January 24th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
American rapper Kanye West has given a treat to his fans on January 23 through his Twitter posting. The singer announced through his tweets that he will release the joint ... Read more...

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Eminem Eyeing A Comeback With Crime Thriller For 20th Century Fox


January 8th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Popular rapper Eminem is considering for taking a second time plunge into movies. The latest reports swirling the Hollywood circles is that the rapper is all ... Read more...

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I may contribute to Akshay’s film again: Pakistani rapper Bohemia


December 27th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Dec 27 (IANS) US-based Pakistani rapper Bohemia, who collaborated with Akshay Kumar in "Chandni Chowk To China" for the snazzy version of the title track, is expecting to ... Read more...

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Listening to SuBo calms me down, says Wayne Rooney


December 19th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Wayne Rooney says listening to Susan Boyle helps him relax before crucial matches.The Manchester United and England star is a huge fan of the former Britain's Got ... Read more...

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Uganda’s Prez filing lawsuit against hip-hop rappers over campaign song


December 9th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): The president of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, is suing the rappers who mixed his renditions of Ugandan folk songs to create a hugely popular rap song.Museveni sang children's ... Read more...

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Gandu: First Indian Film With Full-Frontal Sex Scenes!


November 20th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This Bengali flick has already been invited to be screened at the 7th South Asian International Film Festival in New York. But, for the Indian viewers, it is going to be ... Read more...

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Nerdcore - the new hip-hop for “nerds” and “geeks”


October 13th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): A new form of hip-hop for "nerds" and "geeks" has come up in the form of "nerdcore".MC Frontalot, one of the founding fathers of the scene, said the ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler to host the MTV Video Music Awards


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chelsea Handler is all set to host the MTV Video Music Awards, which are going to be held on the 12th of September. She is ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler to host 2010 MTV Video Music Awards


August 19th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It has been revealed that Chelsea Handler is bringing her late-night launch to primetime Handler and she is going to host the MTV Video Music Awards. ... Read more...

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Actor Zac Efron admits that he visited a strip club


July 30th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Zac Efron was smiling broadly when he confessed that he and Corbin Bleu had recently gone on an experimental show at a strip ... Read more...

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Zac Efron Talks About His Visit To A Strip Club


July 30th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Zac Efron had reportedly been given the ‘go ahead’ by his girl friend Vanessa Hudgens when he expressed his willingness to visit a ... Read more...

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Zac Efron admits visiting strip club


July 30th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): American actor Zac Efron has admitted that he went to a strip club with two of his friends.The New York post reported that Zac and his two ... Read more...

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Black US teen attacks white man ‘for listening to rap music’


July 29th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 29 (ANI): A Black Palm Bay teenager, who attacked a white man because he was listening to rap music, could end up being charged with a hate crime.According to WFTV.com, ... Read more...

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Man assaulted for listening to rap music


July 29th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 29 (IANS) In an apparent case of racial abuse, a 22-year-old white man was assaulted by a black teenager because he was listening to rap music. Joshuah Lamb, 14, allegedly ... Read more...

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Dr. Dre Sued For $1.2 Million For Not Reimbursing Cash For Studio Time


July 27th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Dr. Dre happens to be one of the tycoons of rap. He, truly, is a multifaceted individual as he happens to be a rapper, ... Read more...

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Somalia-based American jihadist using Rap music to attract Western recruits


May 20th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 20 (ANI): Abu Mansoor al-Amriki, the American jihadist based in Somalia, has reportedly developed a new and unusual approach to attract Western Muslim recruits -- Hip-Hop.Over the past ... Read more...

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World Loses The HipHop “Guru”


April 20th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The death of Gang Starr rapper Guru who had been fighting against cancer for some time now, has saddened his fans considerably. Keith Elam, better known ... Read more...

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Rap fans ‘at increased car accident risk’


September 24th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): Drivers who listen to songs by artists such as Eminem, Dizzee Rascal and Jay-Z in their cars are most at risk of accidents, claims a new study.According to ... Read more...

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Natalie Portman says she likes ‘Dirty Rap’ Music


August 28th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IBNS
By Sumit SenguptaAug 28 (IBNS) Natalie Portman revealed that she is a big fan of Dirty Rap music."I've mostly been listening to dirty rap lately. That's sort of my scene. Really, really ... Read more...

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Natalie Portman loves listening to ‘dirty rap’ music


August 28th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman has revealed that she loves listening to dirty rap music.She revealed her choice of music during an exclusive interview with actor Jake Gyllenhaal for ... Read more...

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Baba apni life ki gaddi ko dhakka maar


June 20th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Baba Seghal who created a new sensation among the youngster with his rap music is all set to return back with his pop album "Apni Life Ki Gaddi Ko Dhakka Maar'. ... Read more...

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Judge bane Baba Seghal aur Tabassum


June 19th, 2009 - 5:42 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
The king of rap music, Baba Seghal and golden child of Hindi Films, Baby Tabassum are all set to judge a reality show on Zee, Hansne aur Hansane Ka Ticket, Ladies ... Read more...

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If in England, migrant staff should speak English, says annoyed Flintoff


June 2nd, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): England all-rounder Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff says it annoys him when migrant hotel staff in England are unable to communicate in English."It annoys me when I phone a hotel ... Read more...

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Hip-hop queen Hard Kaur’s dance moves win her accolades


May 26th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
26th May,2009, Mumbai: The Queen of hip-hop, Hard Kaur who has won the hearts of the youth by her foot tapping rap music has now conquered the hearts of the masses ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg wants to make ‘gangsta pop music’ with Miley Cyrus


April 10th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 10 (ANI): American rapper Snoop Dogg has revealed that he'd like to record 'gangsta pop music' with teen sensation Miley Cyrus.The Grammy Award-nominated singer also expressed his desire to ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg wants to record gangster pop with Miley Cyrus


April 9th, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) American rapper and actor Snoop Dogg has expressed his desire to record 'gangsta pop' with teen sensation Miley Cyrus. The Grammy Award-nominated singer said he'd also like ... Read more...

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Rap music originated in Scotland, not Afro-American streets, claims expert


December 29th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Contrary to the age-old belief that rap music has its roots in the streets of Bronx and Brooklyn dominated by African-Americans, an American academic claims that the ... Read more...

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Cheney doesnt understand rap


December 24th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): While US President-elect Barack Obama is a huge fan of rapper Jay-Z, Vice President Dick Cheney has revealed that he doesnt understand rap music.In an interview, Cheney ... Read more...

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Britain woos Indian students through rap video


November 13th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The UK Visa Services, in association with the British Council has launched a rap music video to encourage Indian students to study in Britain.According to a press ... Read more...

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