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#DefJam30: Celebrating 30 Years of Def Jam [VIDEOS]

Def Jam Recordings celebrates their 30th anniversary this year with an October concert in Brooklyn…

Motown to Def Jam Kicks off African-American Music Appreciation Month

It’s the middle of June and African-American Music Appreciation Month is just getting into overdrive…

Dionne Warwick Celebrates 50 Years of Music and Def Poetry Jam Reunites

As the legendary, Dionne Warwick celebrates her 50th anniversary in music with the release of…

Young Jeezy

Young Jeezy’s New Gig

If a real hustler never sleeps, Young Jeezy is certainly living up to his ambitions.…

Jay-Z

Jay-Z Sued for $7 Million

Dwayne Walker, a Bronx clothing designer, is suing Jay-Z for $7 million in unpaid royalties…

Beastie Boys’ Adam “MCA” Yauch Dies

Adam Yauch, best known as MCA of the legendary Beastie Boys, has died after a…

Does DMX Owe $1 Million in Child Support?

This isn’t the first time that rapper DMX has been in trouble with the law.…

What’s the Deal with Russell Simmons? Deconstructing the Black 1%

For far too many Americans, there is little distinction to be made among those who…

Ne-Yo Moves to Motown

Between penning Billboard hits, featuring on chart-topping tracks, and starring in action-packed blockbusters, Ne-Yo has…