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Scarface Announces “The Brad ‘Scarface’ Jordan” Tour

After viral recognition for his career-spanning performance on NPR’s Tiny Desk concert, Houston Rap legend Scarface announces his nationwide tour, “The Brad ‘Scarface’ Jordan: Behind The Desk Experience.” At the

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Paul Wall Drops Anticipated Album “The Great Wall”

Houston’s platinum-selling and prolific artist Paul Wall is excited to announce the release of his highly anticipated album, “The Great Wall.” Packed with smooth production, catchy lyricism, and Houston’s unique

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Slim Thug Makes Heated Comments About Jewish People Owning Black Music

Popular Houston rapper Slim Thug shared a controversial remark on Instagram that he “doesn’t like that Jewish people own Black music.” According to the southern entertainer, Jewish people own their

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Paul Wall Drops “Bounce, Rock, Skate” Featuring Bun B

Renowned rapper and Houston’s own platinum-selling star Paul Wall releases his brand-new track, “Bounce, Rock, Skate,” featuring none other than national Rap treasure Bun B and Texas legend Chalie Boy.

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Don Toliver Unveils New Album “Love Sick”

Houston rapper Don Toliver is proud to announce the release of his new album entitled “Love Sick” via Cactus Jack/Atlantic Records. The project includes the brand new single “Slow Motion

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Quavo Pays Tribute To Takeoff In Emotional Track “Without You”

Quavo is remembering his nephew and Migos member Takeoff in a emotional new single entitled “Without You.” The Georgia rapper shared a link to the track on social media on

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Hip-Hop Community Mourns The Loss Of Takeoff

Takeoff’s death has sent shockwaves throughout the Hip-Hop community. He was 28. According to reports, Takeoff and his uncle, fellow Migos member Quavo, were playing dice at a bowling alley

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Takeoff’s Cause Of Death Revealed By Coroner’s Office

Takeoff’s death this week shocked the Hip-Hop community and now an autopsy report has revealed the 28-year-old Atlanta rapper’s cause of death. The Harris County coroner’s office said in the

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Migos Rapper Takeoff Shot And Killed In Houston

Takeoff, one-third of Migos, is dead after an early morning shooting in Houston at the age of 28. Early Tuesday (November 1) morning, news broke on social media that Migos

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Trae Tha Truth Caught Kicking & Punching Z-Ro In New Video

Rappers Trae Tha Truth and Z-Ro were involved in an altercation earlier this week. Now, in a new surfaced video Trae can be seen kicking and punching his cousin. The

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Sauce Walka Nearly Killed In Houston

Sauce Walka was nearly killed last weekend by a group of gunmen who stormed the Houston rapper’s music studio and tried to murder him. The southern rapper held his “Paperwork

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Griselda Rapper Benny The Butcher Shot In Houston

Benny The Butcher was shot in the leg during an attempted robbery in Houston around 4:30 p.m.. The Buffalo rapper – whose real name is Jeremie Pennick – is a