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  1. Rick Ross Arrested at North Carolina Concert

    7:09 pm PDT 06/28/2014
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    The rapper was taken into custody for failing to appear in court on a previous marijuana charge. READ MORE

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  2. Traci Adams Promoted to SVP Promotion at Epic Records

    1:18 pm PDT 06/27/2014
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    The veteran promotion exec started with Epic head Antonio "L.A." Reid in Atlanta at LaFace Records as an intern. READ MORE

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  3. Atlantic Records Group Ups Kevin Weaver to President, Film & TV

    11:42 am PDT 04/28/2014
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    The executive recently spearheaded the deal for Coldplay's NBC special and oversaw soundtracks for "Rio 2" and "The Fault in Our Stars." READ MORE

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  4. 'Frozen' Returns To No. 1 on Billboard 200 For Sixth Week

    1:59 pm PDT 03/19/2014
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    Rock band 311 collects its ninth top 10 album with the arrival of "Stereolithic" at No. 6. READ MORE

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  5. Rick Ross Rules With Fifth No. 1 Album On Billboard 200

    1:52 pm PDT 03/12/2014
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    Lea Michele of Fox TV's "Glee" arrives at No. 4 with her debut album, "Louder." READ MORE

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  6. Rick Ross Sues LMFAO Over 'Everyday I'm Shufflin' Phrase (Exclusive)

    1:03 pm PST 01/02/2014
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    The rapper says the "Party Rock Anthem" lyrics are an illegal "derivative" of his phrase "Everyday I'm hustlin'" from his 2006 debut single. READ MORE

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  7. 'Freeway' Ricky Ross vs. Rick Ross: First Amendment Protects Hip-Hop Persona

    7:47 am PST 12/30/2013
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    An appeals court rules that Rick Ross partly based his likeness on a famous drug dealer, but that he isn't an impostor. READ MORE

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  8. Rapper Rick Ross Signs With ICM Partners

    12:00 pm PDT 08/31/2013
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    The agency will represent the MC in all areas. READ MORE

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  9. Rick Ross Steps Up His Game for L.A. Tour Stop: Concert Review

    1:36 pm PDT 08/16/2013
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    Joined by guests Diddy, French Montana, Wale and Meek Mill, the grunted rapper attempts to inject class into his Club Nokia set. READ MORE

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  10. Rick Ross Issues Apology for 'U.O.E.N.O.' Rape Lyrics

    1:29 pm PDT 04/12/2013
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    "For me to suggest in any way that harm and violation be brought to a woman is one of my biggest mistakes and regrets," the hip-hop star says in an official statement. READ MORE

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  11. Reebok Drops Rick Ross Over 'U.O.E.N.O.' Rape Lyrics

    2:28 pm PDT 04/11/2013
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    "At this time, it is in everyone's best interest for Reebok to end its partnership with Mr. Ross," the company said in a statement. READ MORE

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  12. Rick Ross Apologizes for Lyrics: 'I Don't Condone Rape'

    6:18 am PDT 04/05/2013
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    The rapper issues another mea culpa the same day a women's group stages a protest outside Reebok store in New York City. READ MORE

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  13. Joie Manda Resigns as Def Jam President, Moving to Interscope

    11:00 pm PDT 03/28/2013
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    In a surprise announcement, the executive will remain within the Universal Music Group family but relocate to the west coast. READ MORE

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  14. Rick Ross Under Fire for Lyrics That Critics Say Condone Date Rape

    3:50 pm PDT 03/28/2013
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    The song “U.O.E.N.O.,” by Atlanta rapper Rocko features a line that seems to pertain to drugging a woman with molly, slang for crystallized MDMA. READ MORE

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  15. 'Freeway' Ricky Ross Taking Battle Over Rapper Rick Ross to Appeals Court

    11:04 am PDT 03/21/2013
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    The former drug kingpin has suffered another setback as a judge throws out his identity theft claims against Warner Bros. Records. READ MORE

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  16. Nick Cannon to Play 'Freeway' Rick Ross in Biopic

    3:20 pm PST 03/04/2013
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    UPDATED: The notorious drug kingpin and the "America's Got Talent" host announced the collaboration in a YouTube video. READ MORE

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  17. Rick Ross Targeted in Apparent Drive-By Shooting (Report)

    2:45 pm PST 01/28/2013
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    Rapper's Rolls-Royce was fired at multiple times by gunmen in another vehicle. READ MORE

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  18. Rick Ross Reveals Album Title

    9:58 pm PST 01/07/2013
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    The rapper will release his sixth studio effort, “Mastermind,” later this year. READ MORE

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  19. Rick Ross Cancels Rest of Tour With Maybach Music Group

    3:58 pm PST 12/09/2012
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    News of the cancellation -- blamed on the tour promoter -- comes on the heels of reports that the rapper had canceled two previous shows due to threats from a street gang. READ MORE

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  20. BET Hip-Hop Awards: Footage of Rick Ross and Young Jeezy Brawl Hits the Internet (Video)

    5:49 pm PDT 09/30/2012
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    The feud between the two Def Jam artists reportedly came to blows -- and possibly gunfire -- during the taping of the show. READ MORE

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