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Artists Test Out Timbaland’s “Beaterator”

Ice-T, Clinton Sparks, and Double-O give testimonials for Timabland’s new video game, Beaterator. A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to test it out at Rockstar Games. (They’re our neighbors ya know). Even for a novice, the software is user friendly. From an extensive audio library, players can create, modify, and save their tracks to a personal computer. Meanwhile the voice record option replaces the traditional pen & pad. Retailing for $40 the game operates on PSP and iPhone […]

Lil Kim Lands On Be Entertained Magazine

What the bloodclot? On the 12th issue of Be Entertainment magazine (Never heard of it, either) Kimberly graces their front page. Now the Double R supports print, but this is one rag we’re going to ditch. If the outside looks this bad, imagine the editorial content. Hell, I don’t know who’s to blame: Adobe Photoshop or Kimmy’s plastic surgeon. Sigh. Hopefully, the Queen Bee’s rhymes remain on point. Props: Fresh Sidebar: Pass Biggie’s old boo the jet skis.

Fabolous On Good Day New York

[sparkart-clique site="rap_radar" video="fab_on_gdny_1"] About an hour ago, Mr. Jackson appeared on Channel 5’s morning drive. He spoke on hip-hop’s maturity and explained the term, “Throw It In The Bag” to the clueless anchor on the left. Afterward, he gives a lifeless performance of the aforementioned title. I’ve heard of lazy flows, but this is just ridiculous © Balki. [sparkart-clique site="rap_radar" video="fab_on_gdny_2"]

Ja Rule & Ashanti Reunion

Another sneak peek at what’s goin’ down at tonight’s VH1 Hip Honors taping. Irv Gotti’s two prized pupils reconnect for a couple of their biggest hits, “Down 4 U,” and “Always On Time.” Let’s just hope we can keep the peace with plenty of old rivals in the place to be. Props: Murder Inc Online

LL Cool J Up For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

Queens stand up! LL Cool J is up for possible election in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. NEW YORK (AP) — Kiss, LL Cool J and the Red Hot Chili Peppers could be among next year’s inductees at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. They are part of an eclectic group of 12 acts in contention for the 2010 class. Other first-time nominees include Genesis, Jimmy Cliff, The Hollies and songwriter Laura Nyro. Some of the names […]

Bobby Brown Behind The Music Preview

[vodpod id=Groupvideo.3476242&w=425&h=350&fv=] Yeah the Lil Wayne episode was cool and all but are you ready for Mr. Brown, the former king of R&B? We’re one day away from Whitney’s ex’s Behind The Music and I can hardly contain my excitement. I’ll be tuned in, I suggest you do the same. Spotted: the.LIFEFiles Sidebar: What happened to NE Heartbreak’s full Insider interview? Previously: Bobby Brown “Cocaine Is A Powerful Drug”