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BET Awards 2016 Nominations ft. ImmaBeast

The nominations are in! Drake leads the list of entertainers with an impressive nine nominations including ‘Best Male Hip Hop Artist,’ ‘Video of the Year,’ and ‘Best Collaboration’ for his hit “Where Ya At” with fellow hip hop artist Future. Beyoncé and Rihanna follow with five nods each. Beyoncé is nominated for top nods of […]

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Emcee, Lifestyle, Video

#DuRagHistoryWeek: Dipset Takes Over Tha Basement

For those unfamiliar with the National Recording Registry, it is an extensive compilation of recordings that “are culturally, historically, or aesthetically important, and/or inform or reflect life in the United States,” as indicated by the Library of Congress.  In it, one would peruse the already expected precious catalog and find the likes of Marvin Gaye, The […]

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Emcee, Events

Calling All Bedroom Battle MCs: Uncle Snoop Wants You

Amid all these new rappers making their way to hip-hop’s surface, one question does remain — does anyone even battle rap anymore? At least, outside of parking lot cypher circles and bored drunken nights at home, any semblance of on-the-regular freetyling — let alone battle rap — can only be heard on Sway in the […]

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Events, Media

RECAP: BET Experience 2014

  With the BET Awards being recently held in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles for another year, so came another edition of the fan-fest that was the BET Experience 2014.  Boasting a lineup of activities that showcased the tons of talent that were in town for the awards, the Experience was an all-senses affair […]

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Rappers Talk Gun Violence at the BET Hip-Hop Awards

Uncle Snoop and non-profit grassroots organization the League of Young Voters, brought their “No Guns Allowed” anti-gun violence campaign to the star-studded “green carpet” at the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards in Atlanta. The League’s street team hit the carpet and asked hip-hop’s elite to discuss practical solutions to gun violence.  Noted figures that weighed in on the topic […]

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DJ, Emcee, Events, Lifestyle

The BET Experience 2013 Weekend

Boasting a first of its kind three-day fan fest known as The BET Experience, the 2013 BET Awards touched down in the City of Angels in a big way.  Fans were treated to a weekend-long full sensory treat at LA Live and its surrounding areas such as the Nokia Theater and Staples Center that included […]

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And the 2013 BET Award nominees are…

Today, the BET Network announced the nominees for the 13th annual BET Awards to be held at Nokia Theatre on June 30. The press conference kicked off with BETs President of Music Programming and Specials, Stephen Hill, taking the mic to introduce the first ever BET Experience.  If you haven’t heard by now, the BET […]

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