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Roc Nation Rapper Freeway’s Son Dies In Philly

Legendary RocNation rapper Freeway’s eldest son, Jihad Pridgen, died in Philadelphia. Freeway, 41, a Philly-born rapper whose real name is Leslie Edward Pridgen, told his

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Jay-Z & Roc Nation Call For Justice In Ahmaud Arbery Case

Hip-Hop superstar Jay-Z and Team Roc are asking the government officials in Georgia seek justice in the case of Ahmaud Arbery. In an open letter

Next 2 Blow

Sho’Roc – Going Higher

Music is life, power, and expression. Music transcends race, class and cultures. It has been the voice for those who have been marginalized and oppressed.

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The ATG Deftly Produces “Paranoid” ft. Omar Gooding, GV Prakash & Sa-Roc

Nature has its own production. There’s a musical orchestration taking place within our bodies: It’s the pulsating rhythm of the blood flow, and the kick

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Roddy Ricch Earns Six Grammy Nominations

Roddy Ricch has officially earned six additional Grammy nominations after yesterdays’s announcement for the 2021 Grammy Awards. “The Box,” a standout hit and a 2020

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2022 Super Bowl Half-Time Show: What To Expect

Super Bowl LVI is days away, and this year’s half-time show is set to be a first-time link-up for some of rap’s living greats. Everything

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Bobby Fishscale And Quavo Chop It Up for “Huncho Fishscale”

Roc Nation Hip-Hop artist Bobby Fishscale debuted the official launch of his new music video “Huncho Fishcale” (ft. Quavo),” the lead single from his recently

Interviews

Jim Jones – More Than Music

Yo! Raps linked up with Diplomats founder Jim Jones for an exclusive interview to talk about a wide array of interesting topics from working with

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Tekashi 6ix9ine Posts Meek Mill Lawyer’s “ZAZA” Video Takedown Notice

In the on-going beef between rappers Meek Mill and Tekashi 6ix9ine, the latter has posted a document from the Roc Nation affiliate’s legal team requesting

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Tekashi 6ix9ine Trolls Meek Mill For Low Billboard Charting

Once again, Tekashi 6ix9ine is taking shots at fellow rapper Meek Mill. This time because the MMG signee’s new single “Otherside of America” only debuted