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Prince to Drop Two Albums...On the Same Day

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Prince will talk and talk about releasing new albums and new songs, but you just never know with this guy. Well, now he's… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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Def Jam Recordings celebrates their 30th anniversary this year with an October concert in Brooklyn and a Def Jam 30 limited… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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