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Issa Rae made a bold Kanye West joke right in front of Kim Kardashian

Issa Rae's bold and brazen humor took centerstage at the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards on Monday night. The creator and star of HBO's Insecure hosted the event and, as always, kept things all the way real, taking a few verbal swings at Kanye West despite
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I created a rapping alter ego to deal with my soul-crushing anxiety

"I will send an ambulance if you really want me to."  These were the words I heard over the phone, as I lay crumpled on the bathroom floor. I was in high school, at a party, and I had just tried marijuana for the first time. My chest was
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'This Is Nigeria' masterfully reframes Childish Gambino's epic video for a different audience

Folarin Falana, better known as the Nigerian rapper Falz, did something with Childish Gambino's incisive "This Is America" music video that no one else has managed: He deconstructed it and rebuilt it for his home audience. "This Is America" presents
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Starbucks will somehow feature rapper Common during its anti-bias training

Starbucks is planning to have multiple special guests appear in a racial bias training video on Tuesday, among them celebrated socially conscious rapper Common.  The chain will be shutting down 8,000 stores on May 29th for an anti-bias training
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Kanye West paid a lot of money for a photo of Whitney Houston's bathroom and people are really mad

Kanye West just made everyone mad again, but this time it had nothing to do with "dragon energy" or politics. It's because he paid $85,000 for a photo of Whitney Houston's bathroom.  This week, rapper Pusha-T — who is signed to West's
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Snoop Dogg surprises guests at multiple blockchain parties

The Dogg is in the house, and you better believe he's hodling.  With NYC's Blockchain Week in high gear, the rapper best known (these days, anyway) for smoking weed and kicking it with Martha Stewart took a little detour into the heart of
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Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' is No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100, as it should be

Looks like Childish Gambino has another earworm on his hands.  Earlier this month, the rapper, also formally known as Donald Glover, released his new single "This Is America." Since its video was uploaded to YouTube, it's racked up over 111,000
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Jay-Z's mother gives a touching speech at GLAAD awards

On Jay-Z's latest album, 4:44, the rapper discussed his mother's sexuality for the first time, describing how she came out to him and the family late in life. The track is called "Smile," and it features a moving poem from Ms. Gloria Carter on
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A comprehensive timeline of Kanye’s latest nonsense behavior

On April 13, 2018, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey welcomed Kanye West back to his social media platform. Then, everything went to hell. In less than a month, the legendary rapper and father of three has used Twitter to share his passionate love for Donald
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Kanye West suggests slavery was a 'choice' in heated TMZ segment

Kanye West is back in the public eye, and he doesn't seem eager to leave any time soon. Over the past few weeks, the rapper has created some serious buzz by returning to Twitter to reveal his extreme thoughts on life and politics, interact with

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