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Kylie Jenner BFF Tyga, Latest Deadbeat Rapper; Lambo, Bentley Repossessed

Kylie Jenner’s boyfriend Tyga is the latest deadbeat rapper. He’s all bling with no fling. He just lost two of his high-end supercar rides, a Lamborghini Aventador and a Bentley Mulsanne because he’s behind on nearly $500,000 in payments. The rap game isn’t want it used to be and more than one high-profile artist has hit the skids because of rampant overspending. ...

Iggy Azalea Big, Bold, Blonde; How She Upset the Rap Game (7 Photos)

Iggy Azalea, the unlikeliest breakout singer, maybe, ever, swept the rap world in 2014 with her bold, brassy looks and smooth Southern rap style. But instead of being lauded for re-energizing the fading scene, she was scorned by fellow rappers and critics. African-American rappers Nicki Minaj and Azealia Banks, were the catalysts for most of the criticism. ...

Snoop vs. Iggy: A Has-Been Plays Race Card on Up-and-Comer (video!)

Snoop Dogg, went ballistic today (Oct. 15) on up-and-coming rapper Iggy Azalea after she dared to push back on his racist taunts. So the has-been is now a somebody again. Snoop, 42, had his 15-minutes in the 1990s as part of rap’s second wave. Iggy scored a major breakout this summer with her hit song "Fancy," and is one of the fastest rising rappers in the country....

Eminem’s Impossible Rap; Works Rumpelstiltskin into New Song

Eminem is still trying to come to grips with his biggest mystery–himself–in his new song “Monster.” Sure, it features Rihanna, but the song may be become best known because the rapper spits a rhyme around the word “Rumpelstiltskin.” Eminem, real name Marshall Bruce Mathers III and also known by alter-ego Slim Shady, has a reputation for complex rhyme schemes and syncopated beats....

Jay-Z, Kanye Blast ‘N—-s in Paris’ in Strobe Blinding Video (watch!)

Jay-Z and Kanye West reprised their hit “N—-s in Paris,” from their Watch the Throne tour with a video made up of concert footage. It’s so loaded with kaleidoscopic effects and strobe lights it carries an epilepsy warning. The duo dropped the four-minute video on Vevo.com today (Feb. 9). West handled the direction and a run of live shows at the Staples Center in Los Angeles was used to generate the footage. Fans at the concerts had to watch them perform the song 10 times in a row....
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