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Trent Fitzgerald is a New Jersey-based freelance writer who is obsessed with hip-hop and pop culture. Currently, he's a music writer for Townsquare Media properties. When he's not writing about your favorite rapper, he's copping sneakers and blogging on his personal rap blog, He also goes tumbling at When it's all said and done, he strives for good music and journalism excellence. Follow him on twitter @BeatsandRants.
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A$AP Rocky Gives Details of A$AP Yams’ Untimely Death: ‘I Was Scared’

A$AP Rocky is still grieving over the loss of his best friend and business partner A$AP Yams, who died in January from an accidental drug overdose. The Harlem rhymer recalls the final days of Yams’ life in an interview with the New York Times.

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Future Drops Surprise Mixtape ’56 Nights’

After dropping his 2014 mixtape Monster and his Beast Mode project in January, Future is back with another surprise mixtape titled 56 Nights. The title is in reference to DJ Esco’s time spent in a Dubai prison last year after he got arrested for marijuana possession.

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Nicki Minaj Squeezes Fan’s Boobs Onstage in Germany [PHOTO]

It looks like Nicki Minaj is having a lot of fun on her European leg of the Pinkprint Tour. On Friday (March 20), her trek landed in Frankfurt, Germany and suffice to say, the Barbz were happy to see her. So much so, one fan allowed the Queen Barbz to get a little touchy-feely.

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Rihanna Throws Subtle Jab at Chris Brown When Discussing Dating Record [VIDEO]

Did Rihanna throw a subtle jab at her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown. Well, maybe. While promoting her upcoming animated flick 'Home,' the R&B superstar discussed briefly her past relationship in reference to her favorite animated movie.

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Karrueche Tran Opens Up About Chris Brown to Iyanla Vanzant [VIDEO]

After dumping Chris Brown for fathering a love child with another woman, Karrueche Tran is now seeking help from life/relationship coach Iyanla Vanzant. In a preview for OWN’s 'Iyanla Fix My Life,' the 26-year-old model opens up about her tumultuous five-year relationship with the R&B crooner.

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Jermaine Dupri Says Ciara’s ‘I Bet’ Is a Rip-Off of Usher’s ‘U Got It Bad’

After a California federal jury found Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams guilty of infringing on Marvin Gaye’s song “Got to Give It Up” with their hit “Blurred Lines,” songwriters and producers are worried about blurring the lines between “influence” and infringement. Veteran hitmaker Jermaine Dupri feels he’s in the same position with one of today’s hottest R&B songbirds.

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Jamie Foxx Taps Chris Brown for Ballad ‘You Changed Me’

Jamie Foxx has been fairly quiet on the music front. His last album, Best Night of My Life, debuted in 2010, and since then, he's focused on acting and dropped a few songs here and there. However, the singer offers a new track today, “You Changed Me" featuring Chris Brown.

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Common Talks Oscars, Family, Single Life & More on ‘Ebro in the Morning’ [VIDEO]

Common has a new name now -- it’s Oscar winner Common. That’s how Hot 97’s Ebro in the Morning crew acknowledged the Chicago rhymer during this interview. Com is still beaming from his Academy Award win for Best Original Song for “Glory.” The “Nobody’s Smiling” creator also discussed a myriad of topics as well.

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See Every KING Magazine Cover Ever Created [PHOTOS]

To celebrate the magazine's print run, we assembled every cover shot since its start in 2002. Go down memory lane and take a look at some of the beautiful women that grace the cover of KING magazine.

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