Nipsey Hussle Dead at 33 … After Getting Shot in L.A.

TMz.com 4/1 — Nipsey Hussle was enjoying March Madness like the rest of us Saturday night — less than 24 hours before he was gunned down Sunday. The rapper was sitting courtside in Anaheim, CA for the Texas Tech/Gonzaga game. This is one of the last known public photos of him out there. 7:50 PM […]

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Chuck D to Chair Celebrity Board for Upcoming Universal Hip Hop Museum

Billboard News Today Having secured $20 million in initial funding, the Bronx venue will break ground in 2019 and open in 2022. Rap pioneer and Public Enemy co-founder Chuck D has been named chairman of the celebrity board for the Universal Hip Hop Museum (UHHM), Billboard has learned exclusively. His appointment is the latest step forward as the museum prepares to […]

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Chance the Rapper, Cardi B & T.I. to Judge Netflix’s ‘Rhythm + Flow’ Hip-Hop Competition Series

Billboard News 11/13/18 Netflix has tapped Chance the Rapper, Cardi B and T.I. to serve as judges for their new music competition show, which is coming to the streaming service next fall. Rhythm + Flow hopes to turn into rap’s American Idol, in search of the next superstar in hip-hop. The Chicago native is encouraging unsigned artists […]

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