Update: The party's just gettin' started.
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Singer-songwriter The-Dream can add another title to his ever-growing list of achievements - Vice President. The R&B star has announced that he is the new Executive Vice President of Island Def Jam: The Dream announced his new position as Executive Vice President of Island Def Jam Records Wednesday through his Twitter page. The 27-year old singer, songwriter, and producer sent out a series of Tweets late that evening saying:
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Chicago rapper Bump J recently signed a plea deal that would give him a lighter prison sentence, for his part in a 2007 bank robbery in his hometown.
And the VH1 casting director just sent over some info about Chilli’s upcoming reality show. We’re told:
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Beyonce Knowles will be crowned Woman Of The Year at the 2009 Billboard Women In Music Event. On Tuesday, August 25, Billboard has announced that the R&B diva will be awarded the title in the event that will be held on October 2 in New York City.
In the next issue of XXL magazine Jay-Z responds to the critcism of “D.O.A”: “I’m not hating on young people. Like, when people say that, I’m like, What are you talking about? It’s just stupid. I’m not hating on young people… I’m not Bill Russell, [saying] Michael Jordan ain’t shit. I’m saying Lil Wayne and Kanye are like LeBron and Kobe. My job as someone at the forefront of the game is to leave it in a better position than when I came in. Same way… Continue
A company that tracks the viewership of online videos has just released their July list of most watched onlive videos ever. These clips include music videos, movie trailers, user-generated spots, and clips from TV shows. Videos by Black music artists account for the top three most watched online videos of all-time with Soulja Boy’s dance happy “Crack Dat” anchoring the chart with 487 million views. Michael Jackson’s groundbreaking “Thriller” video is… Continue
MTV's 1515 Boys got the exclusive statement from Jadakiss addressing the incident that went down in his apartment last Saturday where drugs and cash were found and two men were arrested prior to the raid.
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*Antwon Tanner will appear in the first several new episodes of his CW series "One Tree Hill" despite pleading guilty in New York City to a Social Security number scheme.
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Perhaps the authorities of local municipalities need to start listening to gangsta rap music. Rap being the “news” of the streets can often be an indicator of criminal activities in a particular area long before authorities become aware of them.
UPDATE: We knew we smelled something more to the story about Jay’s bodyguard and the paps. It turns out that the Croatian paparazzi that pressed charges against Julius for assault called Jay and his camp the N-Word. MediaTakeOut.com has the full story:
MIAMI (AP) — Michael Beasley of the Miami Heat is being treated for depression-related issues at a Houston rehabilitation facility, a person briefed on the situation told The Associated Press on Monday.
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