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Not everybody has reacted positively to 50 Cent’s departure from Interscope/Shady Records.

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50 Cent’s announcement that he was leaving his longtime Interscope Records umbrella in favor of an independent label shocked some but the writings on the wall had been there for so long.

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J. Cole’s dollar and a dream days have blossomed into a potential multi-million dollar reality.

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Add major label record executive to J. Cole‘s resume. The North Carolina bred rapper’s Dreamville label has been picked up for distribution by Interscope Records. 

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Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club caught up with Iggy Azalea and they discussed her experiences from working with T.I. to finally choosing which label would get her rhyme services.

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2013 has been jam packed with noteworthy releases, and today, you can officially add a new album by Slaughterhouse into the mix. Though we’ve known the quartet have been working on their third studio album for some time, Shady Records released a statement moments ago with details about the LP.

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With less than two weeks to go until French Montana releases his major label debut Excuse My French, fans receive a preview what to expect from the Bronx rapper through album snippets.


Hip-Hop fans have been teased for years by standout rappers claiming to clique up and form a group. The latest rising star to promise such a pairing is Top Dawg Entertainment’s ScHoolboy Q, who suggests he, Danny Brown, A$AP Rocky and fellow TDE foot soldier Ab-Soul might become a supergroup. Is it Christmas already? 


Another day, another Azealia Banks online beef. Par the course for the controversial Interscope signee, Yung Rapunxel engaged in a war of words with “Harlem Shake” artist Baauer on Twitter regarding an unauthorized remix she released yesterday. What’s shocking, unless your Perez Hilton, was her use of h0mophobic slurs in the heated exchange.

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Now this is a welcome surprise. The L.E.P. Bogus Boys have been relatively quiet lately but today they drop a new cut called “X’s & O’s.”


From fanute the coupe to headlining tours, French Montana is hitting the road to headline the “Excuse My French” Tour. 


Just a couple of years ago, Vado was one of the hottest rappers in the game. But after landing a record deal with Interscope Records in 2011, the Harlem rapper’s once deafening buzz got real quiet. The “Speakin’ Tungs” rapper recently revealed that he wasn’t dropped from Interscope and plans to reignite his stalled career […]