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  1. The Civil Wars Debut at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart

    12:00 pm 8/15/2013

    The new "Now 47" compilation arrives at No. 2 and last week's No. 1, Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines," falls to No. 3.Read more

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  2. 16-Year-Old 'Magna Carta Holy Grail' Producer 'Wondagurl' Now Working on Beats for Drake

    6:30 pm 8/13/2013

    After crafting "Crown" for Jay Z's twelfth solo album, the budding beatmaker is in high demand. "I'll just continue to make beats at my house after I’ve done my homework," she tells THR.Read more

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  3. Jew Unit: Rappers Give Props to Their Jewish Lawyers (Video)

    4:03 pm 8/8/2013

    Chicago rapper Chief Keef brags, "Bodies drop we beat the case/My Jew lawyer defeat the case."Read more

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  4. Robin Thicke Gets First No. 1 Album On Billboard 200

    3:27 pm 8/7/2013

    Selena Gomez's "Stars Dance," falls from No. 1 to No. 8 and Jay Z's "Magna Carta" slips one spot to land at No. 3. Read more

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  5. Queen Latifah's New Talk Show: Famous Friends, Sob Stories and One Off-Limit Topic

    9:00 am 8/7/2013

    The rapper-actress is taking another shot at daytime success -- with help from producers Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith -- but she insists she's not aiming to be the next Oprah Winfrey and laughs off concerns that another black host will cannibalize that audience: "You'd need about 10 African-American hosts on TV for it to be saturated, but we're nowhere near that."Read more

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  6. MTV VMAs: Kanye West to Perform 'Black Skinhead'

    10:52 am 8/5/2013

    With the rapper's Aug. 25 bow, his seventh in a decade, he ties Madonna for most VMA performances.Read more

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  7. Jay Z Premieres 'Picasso Baby' Performance-Art Film (Video)

    10:19 am 8/3/2013

    The clip captures the intimate show at NYC's Pace Gallery in July.Read more

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  8. Justin Timberlake, Jay Z Affirm Their 'Legends' Status with Rose Bowl Bow: Concert Review

    9:00 am 7/29/2013

    The "Take Back the Night" singer and the "Tom Ford" rapper combined forces into a singular, larger-than-life show in Pasadena on Sunday.Read more

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  9. Jay Z Slams Zimmerman Verdict: 'Didn't Trayvon Have the Right to Stand his Ground?'

    10:20 am 7/25/2013

    "You can have a fight with someone, and if they're running away, you can shoot them and kill them and you're fine? Come on," the hip-hop superstar says.Read more

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