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Spider-Man 2 Soundtrack Will Feature Biggest Names In Pop Music

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By Andrew Scot Bolsinger Pharrell Williams, who is still riding the hot streak of a movie theme song that brought him an Academy Award nomination and a live performance slot during the show in March, conspired with fellow musicians Alisha Keys and Kendrick Lamar on a new track for the soon to be released “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.” MTV reported on a 47-second teaser of the song “It’s on Again,”…

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Pharell gets with a German composer to do the “Spiderman 2″ soundtrack

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By Liku Zelleke “The Amazing Spider-man 2” is about to get a soundtrack that promises to be out of this world. Director Marc Webb and the famed composer Hans Zimmer have brought together a group like never before. In it is “Happy” singer Pharrell Williams who has, with that single song, managed to rock the planet. Zimmer had intended to create a musical “dream team” that would be able to…

No Joke:  Alicia Keys Believes that Aliens Exist Among Us on Earth

No Joke: Alicia Keys Believes that Aliens Exist Among Us on Earth

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  We’re not entirely sure if Alicia Keys really believes in aliens or not, but that’s reportedly what she said to Buzzfeed recently during an interview.  The site’s reporter, Jordan Zakarin asked her about life, singing and her fears.  It turns out that aliens are one of her primary concerns. Alicia says that she believes that aliens are among us and that the rest of us should know that they…

Jay-Z & Justin Timberlake Will Not Boycott Florida: “The Show Will Go On”

Jay-Z & Justin Timberlake Will Not Boycott Florida: “The Show Will Go On”

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By: Madam Prezident The rumor has grown rapidly about Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, and other artist that are boycotting Florida States that participate in the ‘Stand Your Ground’ law. Stevie Wonder decided to ‘Not Perform’ in Florida after George Zimmerman walked out of a Florida Courtroom a free man, after killing Trayvon Martin. Mary Mary followed Mr. Wonder’s lead, but not all celebrities are willing to go to that extreme. Jay-Z…

Amar’e Stoudemire Gives His Wife Alexis Two Weddings

Amar’e Stoudemire Gives His Wife Alexis Two Weddings

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By: Madam Prezident After reporting one story on a black love being divorced (Porsha and Kordell). It feels extremely good to report the wed of this New York Knicks Forward Amar’e Stoudemire and his beautiful bride Alexis. They have been together for over 10 years. Mr.  Stoudemire gave his wife two weddings.  The first one was an intimate setting with about 12 people, and the second was a large reception this…

YouTube Removes Billions Of Video Views After Finding They Were ‘Faked By The Music Industry’

YouTube Removes Billions Of Video Views After Finding They Were ‘Faked By The Music Industry’

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The world’s biggest recording companies have been stripped of two billion YouTube hits after the website cracked down on alleged ‘fake viewers’. Universal, home of Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and Justin Bieber, lost a total of one billion views in the video site’s biggest ever crackdown on artificially inflated figures. Sony was second hardest hit, with the label behind such stars as Alicia Keys, Rita Ora and Labrinth losing more than…

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Kanye West Gets No Reaction From Audience After Wearing a Skirt and Leggings on Stage

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Is there something wrong with Kanye West?  Who wears this kind of outfit for a hip-hop performance?  Kanye’s appearance at a Hurricane Sandy relief concert was a bust for a lot of reasons.  First of all, he was performing for a bunch of people who didn’t want to see him.  Secondly, he was wearing the strangest outfit ever worn in the history of hip hop, and that’s saying a lot….

Swizz Beatz In Hot Water For Not Paying Unpaid State and Federal Taxes

Swizz Beatz In Hot Water For Not Paying Unpaid State and Federal Taxes

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New York tax officials have filed a demand against Kasseem Dean, AKA Swiss Beatz, for $98,246 in unpaid taxes from 2010. According to TMZ, Alicia Keys’ husband also owes $2.6 million to the Internal Revenue Service for federal tax debts. In 2010, Swizz Beatz was hit with a $652,727 lien for delinquent taxes stemming from 2008, but his lawyer insisted he was “negotiating an amicable resolution of the dispute.” Source

Alicia Keys explained that her original recordings for the New York ballad “Empire State of Mind” were originally turned down by Jay

Alicia Keys Reveals That Jay-Z Rejected First Recording For “Empire State of Mind”

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Jay-Z’s “Empire State of Mind” is arguably New York City’s anthem. The song, which features R&B songstress Alicia Keys, soared at the top of the Billboard charts and was heard on virtually any and everything that was relative to the ‘concrete jungle’ that is New York City. One could argue that if it were not for Jay-Z’s keen sense of perfection, the song would not have been as successful as it has…

‘Nobody but Jesus!’: Jermaine Paul Crowned ‘The Voice’ [VIDEO]

‘Nobody but Jesus!’: Jermaine Paul Crowned ‘The Voice’ [VIDEO]

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*After years of playing the background as a backup singer for Alicia Keys, Jermaine Paul of Team Blake was voted the winner of NBC’s singing contest “The Voice” Tuesday night, nabbing a recording contract with Universal Republic Records, a $100,000 cash prize and a jump start on his dream solo career. Paul collapsed into a hug from his coach Blake Shelton and wiped away tears as he thanked his wife,…

Tupac’s Mother Gives Green Light To Musical Based On Rapper’s Music

Tupac’s Mother Gives Green Light To Musical Based On Rapper’s Music

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    Legendry director Kenny Leon, who has also worked with Denzel Washington and Alicia Keys, was given the green light when Tupac’s mother, Afeni Shakur saw a preview of the musical named, Holla If You Hear Me. According to TMZ, the Leon will be taking the music and life of Tupac to the stage, sometime this year. Leon said he was inspired by the ‘Changes’ rapper who died in…

Swizz Beatz Is Not Megaupload’s CEO, But He’s Is Heavily Involved

Swizz Beatz Is Not Megaupload’s CEO, But He’s Is Heavily Involved

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    Swizz Beatz is not the CEO of Megaupload, the file-sharing website that was shut down by the federal government on January 19, as was previously reported. A source very familiar with Swizz’s situation cleared the air for MTV News late Saturday night, but contends that the multi-platinum producer is still seriously involved with the company, though he wasn’t named in the federal indictment against Megaupload and is no…

Swizz Beatz’s Second Job Leads to Lawsuit

Swizz Beatz’s Second Job Leads to Lawsuit

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    It has been revealed that Hip-hop mogul Swizz Beatz is the CEO of the famous file sharing website MegaUpload. And apparently, his former record label, Universal Music Group, is none too pleased with his website, and a huge legal battle is now underway between the two parties. According to the New York Post, the trouble started last year when Swizz persuaded a number of big-name artists like Diddy,…

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“My Hair Is Too Nappy To Go Natural.”

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Over the years, I have encountered several women who say they desire to go natural but they list reasons why they can’t. They say going natural is not possible for them because they believe their hair is way too nappy. The first time someone told me this, I was a bit confused since I believe going natural is all about embracing and accepting your hair for what it is, nappy…

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Spinderella Calls Out Lil Wayne, Alicia Keys and Kanye West and Celebs: You’re Not Real DJs

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    Black Like Moi reports: Legendary DJ Spinderella from Salt-N-Pepa has a problem with rappers, singers and producers pretending to do her job, and she flew to the Twittersphere to tell the world about it. Some celebs such as Alicia Keys (DJ AK-47), Lil Wayne, and Kanye West (DJ Yeezy World Peace), have all started DJ’ing like it’s the new “it’ thing to to do, and Spin, a DJ…

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