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Dallas rapper Yella Beezy is apparently not missing a beat – pun intended – after a gunman fired at his vehicle 12 times last week, hitting him three times, news organizations are reporting. The 27-year-old rapper, whose real name is Deandre Conway, was released from the hospital Wednesday although he continues to recover from his […]

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Black dads, Bow Wow, Entertainment, Father, GUHHATL, Rapper, Sons, Video -

Bow Wow says his life turned around once he learned to forgive his estranged father. The rapper, actor and TV host stopped by theGrioLIVE to talk about the latest season of his WeTV reality show “Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta” (GUHHATL) opening up about an emotional scene filmed for the show: “The idea of me […]

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#BlackGirlMagic, Babygirl, Concert, Entertainment, Father, Girlfriend, Instagram, Living, News, Performance, Rapper, Twitter, Wale -

Rapper Wale and girlfriend Chloe Alexis had their first child this Friday. The couple welcomed home a baby girl named “Zyla Moon Oluwakemi.” Reports say Alexis went in to labor on Wednesday, and the delivery was reportedly long and challenging, but the baby is healthy! Wale was scheduled to perform at the Barclays Center for the One […]

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@AP, Baltimore, fatally shot, News, Rapper -

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police say local rapper Tyriece Travon Watson, who was known as “Lor Scoota,” has been fatally shot. -Church Community Outraged After Pastor Gunned Down In Baltimore Police said in a statement that witnesses reported that 23-year-old Watson was driving when an unknown suspect stepped into the street and opened fire Saturday […]

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Afeni Shakur, All Eyez On Me, Biopic, Entertainment, News, Oakland, Rapper, Tupac -

On what would have been the iconic West Coast rapper’s 45th birthday, Tupac Shakur is receiving his due praise across the country. The City of Oakland, California, has chosen to honor the legend with his own commemorative day. Tupac Shakur Day will celebrate the life of the rapper who showed so much love to the […]

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50 Cent Bankruptcy, 50 Cent Lawsuit, Entertainment, Hip Hop, News, rap, Rapper -

Several media outlets are reporting hip-hop star Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson has filed for bankruptcy. The […]

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August, Back On, Entertainment, Fiancee, Hip Hop, Marriage, Music, Rap, Rapper, The Game, Tiffney Cambridge, Wedding -

New reports are saying The Game and fiancee, Tiffney Cambridge, have settled differences and set a new wedding date...

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Controversial, Entertainment, Gunplay, Hitler, Miami, Music, Rap, Rapper, Rick Ross, Rollin, Swastika, Tattoo -

theGRIO REPORT - Miami rapper Gunplay, who is best known for his collaborations with Rick Ross on such tracks as the recent 'Rollin', has a controversial tattoo of a swastika that receives criticism from both critics and fans...

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Barack Obama, Entertainment, Frank Ocean, Hip Hop, Killer Mike, Music, Rap, Rapper -

theGRIO Q&A - One of hip-hop's more outspoken emcees, Killer Mike, is not one to bite his tongue...

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Azaelia Banks, Entertainment, Fantasea, Hip Hop, July 4th, Mixtape, Music, Rap, Rapper, Singer -

Azealia Banks, the new hip hop artist of 2012 has released her mix tape for download...

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Albert, Booty Pop, Child Rapper, Entertainment, Music Video, Opinion, Rapper, Video -

CLUTCH - In the clip Albert, the tiny youth, does his best to imitate his favorite rappers’ swag — chest out, happily bouncing along...

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Entertainment, Hip Hop, LL Cool J, Music, My Connect Studio, Rapper, Software, Sony, Technology -

theGRIO REPORT - LL Cool J has transitioned smoothly from music to movies and the now the rap legend is embracing the tech sector...

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Break Up, Divorce, Entertainment, Kelis, Marriage, Nas, Rapper, wedding dress -

Kelis recently shared her thoughts about her marriage and divorce to rapper and ex-husband Nas...

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