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  1. Lil Wayne: Nicki Minaj Tells Me Not to Watch 'American Idol'

    6:46 am PST 02/04/2013
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    The rapper says the "Starships" singer discourages him from tuning in to see her on the judges' panel. READ MORE

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  2. Charlie Walk Named EVP of Republic Records

    1:08 pm PST 01/28/2013
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    The music industry veteran will oversee marketing, PR and promotion at the 18-year-old label, which counts Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and Florence + the Machine on its roster. READ MORE

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  3. Big Boi and Lil Wayne Headline Madden Bowl XIX in New Orleans

    11:02 am PST 01/25/2013
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    EA Sports will kick off Super Bowl weekend on Jan. 31 with several musical performances. READ MORE

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  4. Rihanna, Gotye, Fun. Among Shazam's Most Tagged Artists of 2012

    8:00 am PST 12/01/2012
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    The popular audio detection service, which allows users to instantly identify a snippet of music, is increasingly becoming a predictor of hit songs that break nationally. READ MORE

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  5. Lil Wayne Channels Hunter S. Thompson in 'Fear and Loathing'-Inspired Video

    7:30 pm PST 11/24/2012
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    In the clip for "No Worries," the rapper goes Gonzo on a long, strange trip to Las Vegas. READ MORE

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  6. Hollywood Docket: Google Replies to 'Innocence of Muslims' Lawsuit

    5:58 am PST 11/08/2012
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    A roundup of entertainment law news including Warner Bros. settling a stunt injury lawsuit and a $2.2 million judgment against Lil Wayne. READ MORE

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  7. Odd Future Bring Mayhem, Commercialism, Lil Wayne to Downtown L.A. 'Carnival': Concert Review

    2:48 pm PDT 10/01/2012
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    It was a full-fledged circus atmosphere -- literally -- as the rising hip-hop collective returned to its hometown for a sweaty, fast-paced show. READ MORE

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  8. Lil Wayne Breaks Elvis' Billboard Hot 100 Record

    11:46 am PDT 09/27/2012
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    The rapper notches his 109th single on the chart with a feature on Game’s new hit, “Celebration.” READ MORE

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  9. MTV Video Music Awards 2012: Host Kevin Hart Takes THR on Tour of Set, Backstage (Video)

    10:34 am PDT 09/05/2012
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    The comedian and actor says he's "like a kid in a candy store" -- no celebrity is off-limits when it comes to entertaining the TV audience. READ MORE

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  10. Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj to Perform at VMAs

    2:57 pm PDT 09/04/2012
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    Host Kevin Hart also announced that Rihanna will open the show with a remix of her song "Cockiness." READ MORE

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  11. Nicki Minaj Raps That She's 'Voting for Mitt Romney' on Lil Wayne's 'Dedication 4' (Audio)

    7:31 pm PDT 09/03/2012
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    The recording artist, who has previously vented to President Obama over Twitter, appears to be endorsing his GOP rival on a new track. READ MORE

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  12. Chris Richardson on His Long, Strange Trip From 'American Idol' to Cash Money (Video)

    2:12 pm PDT 08/29/2012
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    The season six alum talks to THR about how he ended up being label-mates with Lil Wayne, Drake and Fred Durst. Plus: his thoughts on Nicki Minaj as "Idol" judge. READ MORE

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  13. Hip-Hop's Bling-iest Music Videos of All Time

    5:44 pm PDT 08/27/2012
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    From Lil' Wayne to the Notorious B.I.G, THR examines the flashiest and most opulent music videos in the rap game. READ MORE

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  14. Lil Wayne Confirms 'Dedication 4' Mixtape Release Date, Laughs Off Drake-Chris Brown Brawl

    11:17 am PDT 08/24/2012
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    The hip hop superstar recently announced that he’s going to take a break from the rap game to focus on skateboarding, but will debut a new album by the month's end. READ MORE

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  15. Notorious Hip-Hop Groupie Kat Stacks Petitioning Obama Administration to Stop Her Deportation

    2:30 am PDT 08/23/2012
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    Famous for romantic trysts with the likes of Lil Wayne and Bow Wow -- and name-checked in song by Nicki Minaj and 50 Cent -- the Venezuelan national hopes a presidential executive order will grant her a green card. READ MORE

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  16. Senator Demands Apology From Lil Wayne for Insulting NYC

    6:07 pm PDT 08/22/2012
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    Malcolm Smith called upon Nicki Minaj to convince Weezy to issue a mea culpa and claimed the rapper had disrespected Frank Sinatra and Jay-Z. READ MORE

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  17. Nicki Minaj Cancels U.K. Concerts Due to Vocal Cord Damage

    2:46 pm PDT 08/18/2012
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    The rapper-singer will rest her voice for the next several days. READ MORE

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  18. Nicki Minaj Gets Assist from Lil Wayne, Drake at New York Fan Appreciation Show: Concert Review

    2:15 pm PDT 08/15/2012
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    The Trinidad native's first official headlining show in NYC also includes guests Cam'ron and Foxy Brown and is streamed online. READ MORE

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  19. Snoop Dogg, Diddy and 4 More Hip-Hop Options for 'American Idol' Judge

    8:00 am PDT 08/12/2012
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    Who will sit alongside Mariah Carey on season 12? With so many names in the mix, THR narrows down rap's best contenders. READ MORE

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  20. Rick Ross Reigns With Fourth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200

    1:06 pm PDT 08/08/2012
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    Zac Brown Band's "Uncaged" slips to No. 2 and Justin Bieber's "Believe" rises from No. 6 to No. 3. READ MORE

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  21. Lil Wayne Taking a Rap Hiatus to Pursue the Skateboarding 'Lifestyle'

    2:02 pm PDT 08/02/2012
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    The rapper is planning to trade in his microphone, saying, "I believe the fans deserve some peace from me." READ MORE

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