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Rap Genius: Brother Ali’s Mouring in America and Dreaming in Color: A Song-by-Song Review

by Shawn Setaro Something is in the air among rappers this fall. There has been a spate of releases by artists who hearken back to an approach to music-making not seen since the height of the soul era. Several recent albums form a mini-trend of artists who, like the Donnie Hathaways and Marvin Gayes of […]


Shakira — Pregnant & Loving it!

Colombian superstar Shakira has announced she is pregnant. The Hips Don’t Lie hitmaker took to her Facebook.com page on Wednesday to confirm reports she is expecting a baby with her boyfriend, Spanish soccer star Gerard Pique. She writes, “As some of you may know, Gerard and I are very happy awaiting the arrival of our […]


Fights Break Out! People Arrested At Lil Jojo’s Funeral

According to NBC Chicago, the funeral for slain Chicago rapper Lil Jojo, legally known as Joseph Coleman, was filled with gang related individuals, as well as his family and friends.  During the funeral service, which hundreds of mourners attended, some sort of physical confrontation erupted which lead to his casket nearly being knocked to the […]