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DJ E-Z Rock Dead at 46

by MTV

MTV reports that legendary DK E-Z Rock has died: "According to a Facebook post from longtime partner MC Rob Base, Rock… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

It's official: Beyoncé and Jay Z will be going "On The Run" this summer—in at least 13 cities across America. The… Read More

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Mariah Carey reportedly planning to drop a surprise, secret album.  It's been a long road to Mariah Carey's… Read More

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by Michael A. Gonzales

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Is your heart a stalled ship that won’t let you get over a shattered love affair? “Entire,” the new single by M&O… Read More

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Missed Coachcella and SXSW? Cheer up. You have plenty of opportunities feel that “chonkyfire” from the recently reunited… Read More

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Future, Honest Future’s sophomore LP is a raw, emotive fusion of trap rap and R&B, where he literally… Read More

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"The Breakdown" -- a Surprise New Single from Prince

by #teamEBONY

On the heels of a new agreement with Warner Bros, Prince releases a new single.  The very same day he announced… Read More

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