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Rap Radar x J.Cole Ticket Giveaway

Keep this on the low, but light skinned Jermaine is having a secret show at  [insert venue here] on June 16th. And guess what, we’ve got 10 tickets to giveaway. You know the drill: the first to email me at [email protected] with your full name and telephone number wins. Open to anyone in the New York City area next Wednesday. Good luck. No spamming! Ha! Sidebar: “Who Dat” on iTunes UPDATE: Got damn it, stop emailing me! Contest’s over! Ha! […]

Ciara Speaks On Music Video Ban

Told you Viacom wasn’t having it. At the 4:12 mark of Ciara’s interview with DJ Envy on Power 105, the singer comments on her video, “Ride” being banned from Black Entertainment Television for being too sexual. Kids got the Discovery channel, don’t they?

Rick Ross Speaks On “MC Hammer”

[vodpod id=Video.3790303&w=425&h=350&fv=configParams%3Dseries%253D32%2526id%253D1640990%2526vid%253D525539%2526uri%253Dmgid%253Auma%253Avideo%253Amtv.com%253A525539] Ricky Ross explains to MTV the reasoning behind his song, “MC Hammer” off his mixtape, Albert Anastasia. My, oh my. “I just was reflecting on certain parallels of lifestyles,” Ross told us last week during the taping of “VH1 Hip Hop Honors.” “I always loved MC Hammer, what Hammer brought to the game, the energy. When I was young, Hammer had the females and the dudes, then he was rocking with Deion Sanders. Everything Hammer brought to the […]

Drake’s UK Invasion

Drizzy gave his first performance in the United Kingdom last night as the opening act for Jay-Z’s concert at the MEN Arena in Manchester. Afterward, Jigga encouraged the 13,000 fans to pick up Drake’s debut, Thank Me Later because “it’s good music—just my thoughts”. June 15. bbc

VH1 Behind The Music: DMX

[vodpod id=Video.3789711&w=425&h=350&fv=configParams%3Did%253D1640964%2526uri%253Dmgid%253Auma%253Avideolist%253Avh1.com%253A1640964%2526instance%253Dfullepisode] Man, this played out like a tragic movie. Last night VH1 kicked off their new season of Behind The Music with DMX. In case you missed it, the full episode is featured above. No happy endings here.