Posts Tagged ‘2011’


Jay-Z & Kanye West have launched a website with VoyR giving fans complete access to the entire Watch The Throne tour.

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Lil Wayne and Young Money Perform At MTV2 Sucker Free Awards

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Lil Wayne and the YMCMB roster took the stage to perform at the Sucker Free Awards at LIV Fontainbleau Miami Beach.

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Billboard News: Jay-Z Breaks Record With “Ni**as In Paris”

A new entry leaps into the Top 10, and it’s fueled by the Victoria’s Secret performance “Ni**as In Paris”.
Jay-Z’s “Ni**as In Paris” generates it’s first Top 10 record and gives Jay-Z his 18th Hot 100 Top 10

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Lil Wayne’s ‘I Am Still Music’ Tour U.S. Sales Totals Released

Lil Wayne’s ‘I Am Still Music’ Tour Grossed $47 Million In U.S.

In case the near-platinum first week sales of Tha Carter IV weren’t enough, the numbers for Lil Wayne’s “I Am Still Music” Tour show that his star power isn’t dying anytime soon. The tour—which featured the likes of Rick Ross, Keri Hilson, and

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Top 10 Best Albums of 2011 (According to XXL)

Here are the Top 10 Best Albums of 2011 (According to XXL)

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The 5 Best Hip-Hop Verses Of 2011 (According to MTV)

There’s nothing like a great 16. While the music business is built on hit records, it’s the raw rhymes that set hip-hop apart from every other genre. Sometimes only a single verse is needed to excite fans and set the rap world on fire. This year there was no shortage of quality rhymes and while

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2011 Year End Soundscan Charts & Top 30 Digital Singles Of 2011

Album sales in the United States for the first time rose for the first time since 2004, up 330.57 million units from 326.15 million units.…

There can be only one, and it was clear by halfway through 2011 that the winner would be…

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Rihanna Named Highest Selling Artist in UK

Rihanna’s success continues as has just been named the highest selling artist in the UK for the 2011. According to The Official Charts, Rihanna holds down the number one spot for most sold albums with Loud. She also holds the number two spot with Talk That Talk and spot fifteen with Good Girl Gone Bad.

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Just Revealed: The MTV News Hottest MCs Honorable Mention List

After an uproar in hiphop community (accompanied by a series of hisses and boos), MTV releases its newest list— The MTV News Hottest MCs honorable mentions

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Beyonce To Return To The Stage Memorial Day Weekend

Beyoncé is taking more than the recommended six weeks maternity leave. But come Memorial Day, the world’s hardest-working mother will be back to it when she plays a series of special shows at Atlantic City’s newest attraction.

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Rihanna Announces New World Tour + Tour Dates

Rihanna is reportedly working on a follow-up to her 2011 album Talk That Talk, but in the meantime she keeps the momentum going by announcing dates for her “Rihanna Diamonds World Tour.”

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VIDEO: Nicki Minaj – Va Va Voom

Nicki Minaj star in the whimsical video for her new single “Va Va Voom.” Minaj gets dressed up to meet her Prince Charming in the Hype Williams-directed clip. Watch.

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