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Snoop Dogg Launches Weed Encyclopedia & Content Platform "Merry Jane"
Snoop Dogg Launches Weed Encyclopedia & Content Platform "Merry Jane" Sep 22, 2015 at 02:06pm
Big news from Team Snoop Dogg -- the rap legend is launching MerryJane.com, a lifestyle website that will serve as a sort of information center for all things cannabis and produce weed-centric video and editorial content. It was only a matter of time. Co-founded by entrepreneur Ted Chung, the site plans to partner with celebrities like Seth Rogen and Miley Cyrus.
O.T. Genasis To Release "Rhythm & Bricks" Tomorrow; Artwork & Tracklist
O.T. Genasis To Release "Rhythm & Bricks" Tomorrow; Artwork & Tracklist Sep 21, 2015 at 04:03pm
O.T. Genasis is about to release his debut solo mixtape via Busta Rhymes' Conglomerate Records. After releasing his breakout hit, "CoCo," last October, O.T. has stayed afloat with a few hot singles but hasn't yet given fans a full project. Luckily, Genasis has announced that his new mixtape, Rhythm & Bricks, will arrive tomorrow, September 22. 
The Best Tupac Shakur Tributes
The Best Tupac Shakur Tributes Sep 13, 2015 at 05:41pm
It was nineteen years ago today that Tupac Shakur's life was taken too soon. The rap world would never be the same, and the community really felt the loss. Dozens of rappers have recorded verses and entire songs to commemorate the fallen MC. You heard some of these tributes on the Rose That Grew from Concrete compilations, where different MCs took unused Tupac lyrics to create songs. You may have also heard cuts like Nas' "God Bless The Dead" where he tips his hat to both Pac and B.I.G.
A "Welcome To Death Row" Film Is Being Shopped Around
A "Welcome To Death Row" Film Is Being Shopped Around Sep 3, 2015 at 10:11am
Although Universal recently denied Daz Dillinger's claim that there would be a "sequel" to "Straight Outta Compton," which would focus on Snoop Dogg, Tha Dogg Pound and Tupac, it looks like there could be some truth to it
MTV VMAs: Top Hip-Hop Moments
MTV VMAs: Top Hip-Hop Moments Aug 30, 2015 at 12:45pm
The MTV Video Music Awards are upon us. The popular cable network has definitely changed drastically over the years - putting its once eponymous ‘Music’ on the backburner. Their flagship award ceremony acts a nice bit of nostalgic entertainment for the channel, still a celebration of the year in music.
The Best Food-Related Rap Lyrics Of All Time
The Best Food-Related Rap Lyrics Of All Time Aug 20, 2015 at 09:26am
Rap has an long-running obsession with food. Even "Rapper's Delight' couldn't resist speaking about grub, and when Wonder Mike dropped these words on the eighth verse of the pinnacle track, it opened up a lane that hasn't shut down since... "I mean the macaroni's soggy, the peas are mushed, and the chicken tastes like wood" While this plate doesn't sound entirely appetizing, sometimes rappers describe five-star culinary experiences. Like when Biggie introduced us to his favorite breakfast: "a t-bone steak, cheese, eggs, and Welch's grape." 
8 Rappers Who Had Their Careers Ruined By Diss Tracks
8 Rappers Who Had Their Careers Ruined By Diss Tracks Aug 4, 2015 at 05:43pm
Some of the more brutal memes that sprung up in the wake of Drake's Meek Mill diss tracks were the ones shouting "R.I.P." or insinuating that Meek's career was dead. With a recent number one album, a good record deal and (most importantly) a ton of talent, Meek doesn't seem like he's going anywhere anytime soon, but people claiming that "diss songs can't ruin careers" in the wake of "Back To Back" are somewhat off the mark.
Rap Industry Recap: July 2015
Rap Industry Recap: July 2015 Aug 2, 2015 at 07:31pm
Business moves quick, and that's no exception for the rap world. From the hottest new signings to movie deals to album pushbacks, the industry is constantly in motion. It can be hard to keep up with at times, so we've consolidated all of the must-hear information from the past month, all in one place. Be on the look out for this monthly recap of news-worthy items you may have missed to stay afloat with the industry.
Snoop Dogg Arrested In Sweden, Suspects Racial Profiling
Snoop Dogg Arrested In Sweden, Suspects Racial Profiling Jul 26, 2015 at 01:12pm
Snoop Dogg just had a terrible time in Sweden, enough that he claims he'll never be back in the country again. After performing a show, Snoop was apparently pulled over by police, later being brought into custody where he was drug tested.According to Snoop, he came out clean, and was arrested for no reason whatsoever. The rapper was able to record a series of Instagram videos throughout the process, blasting the Swedish police for racial profiling.
10 Rappers Who Have Used Ghostwriters
10 Rappers Who Have Used Ghostwriters Jul 23, 2015 at 01:44pm
Early yesterday morning, Meek Mill revealed to the world that Drake's verse on "R.I.C.O." was co-written by a guy named Quentin Miller.
How Hip Hop Has Reacted To The Bill Cosby Scandal
How Hip Hop Has Reacted To The Bill Cosby Scandal Jul 20, 2015 at 02:59pm
The Bill Cosby saga continued over the weekend when the New York Times uncovered additional deposition transcripts in which the comedian presented himself as an "unapologetic, cavalier playboy, someone who used a combination of fame, apparent concern and powerful sedatives in a calculated pursuit of young women." Since Barbara Bowman's November 2014
What’s New In Battle Rap (July 10)
What’s New In Battle Rap (July 10) Jul 10, 2015 at 02:55pm
Battle rap is quickly growing as a culture. What was almost completely relegated to street corners and Youtube a few years ago has garnered national recognition, more tv programming, Pay-Per-View events, and other attention of the mainstream media. Hip Hop icons like Eminem and Snoop Dogg have put on events for the battle scene and at this rate things can only continue to expand. That being the case, we’re here to keep you updated on all things battle rap. Now is a great time to join the culture.