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Apple and Beats Electronics Finally Confirm Acquisition For $3 Billion

After what’s felt like an eternity of speculative rumors and concocted, semi-official announcements, Apple has at long last publicly concluded a dramatic saga swirling around Silicon Valley: the Beats Electronics acquisition is legitimate and confirmed. I assume Dr. Dre is…

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Watch Kendrick Lamar Preview A New Song In This Beats By Dre Commercial

Does anyone even know where this commercial for Beats By Dre came from? All the embeds I’m seeing are from some random-ass YouTube account and I… I digress. It’s a pretty great commercial because it showcases Kendrick Lamar recording a…

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Forbes Reveals 2013 List of Highest-Paid Musicians

Just as they do every year in a variety of ways, Forbes has revealed its list of the highest-paid musicians of 2013. We’ve already seen the wealthiest figures in hip-hop along with the genre’s highest-paid artists, but now it’s time to…

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Forbes Reveals 2013 List of Hip-Hop’s Highest-Paid Artists

Just as they do every year, Forbes has put together a list of the people in the hip-hop realm who make more money than you and I could dream of. Well, I don’t know you (the reader) personally, but if you’re…

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Conspiracy Theory: Dr. Dre To Release ‘Detox’ To Promote Launch of Beats Music

Disclaimer: This is not a news post. All words here are pure speculation for the purpose of sparking discussion. After dominating the headphones scene for the past several years, the Beats Electronics brand has continued to look for new ways…

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Dr. Dre Might Compose The Score For Nina Simone Biopic

Would you like to know another reason why Dr. Dre will never complete/release Detox? No? Too bad, because it’s being reported that he’s being tapped to compose the score for … wait for it … the Nina Simone biopic. You might…

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12 More Albums That Will Probably Never Be Released

Last week, we gave a rundown of 12 albums that we believe will never see the light of day. From Nas and Common’s Nas.Com project to Dr. Dre’s Detox, there have been too many records announced that either never really got started or…

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Forbes Names the Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artists of 2013

Want to know who the five wealthiest artists are in hip-hop? Well, you can just look above this text right now to see who’s making the most dough in 2013. Go ahead and do it, I won’t judge you. I…

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12 Albums That Will Probably Never Be Released

Over the past year or so, some previously mythological/never-going-to-drop albums have indeed either been released or started their promotional cycle. One of the most surprising single drops of the year came in January with “Pay the Price“, the comeback release of…

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5 Likely Reasons Why Dr. Dre Will Never Release ‘Detox’

Dr. Dre has a reputation for being an obsessive, meticulous perfectionist who isn’t satisfied until the take meets his high standards. He once locked Eve in the booth for 40-plus takes, and another time obliterated Gwen Stefani’s self-confidence until she…