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It’s the Best Time of Year—Pumpkin Season is Here

Guys, the best time of year has started. It's pumpkin season.

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Kanye to be Honored at MTV VMAs

Yeezy to Receive 2015 MTV Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award

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Vin Diesel Confirms ‘xXx 3′ Begins Filming This December

Fast and Furious 7 just made Universal over $1.5 billion and when you make people that much money, you can pretty much do whatever you want for your next project. Vin Diesel, the star of and producer of the Fast franchise, has that kind of clout now and has decided to use that clout to make…xXx 3?

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Fetty Wap Denies Being Jumped and Robbed at Washington, D.C. Club [VIDEO]

Nagging rumors can be a nuisance especially if you are a rising rap star. Rapper Fetty Wap is fending off phony reports that he was jumped and robbed of his jewelry while appearing at Stadium nightclub in Washington, D.C., on Saturday (Aug. 23).

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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Tops Box Office Again, Crosses $100 Million Threshold

The N.W.A biopic 'Straight Outta Compton' retained its No. 1 position at the box office for the second consecutive weekend. The F. Gary Gray-directed movie pulled in an estimated $26.8 million over the three-day period.

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Jason Merritt / Ben Gabbe / Stephen Lovekin, Getty Images

La La Cheating on Carmelo Anthony With Maino Rumor Is Heating Up on Twitter

Maino may have a new mixtape, K.O.B. 3, out in these hip-hop streets but he's not making headlines today for his music. The Brooklyn rapper is at the center of a rumor that he and La La Anthony have been hooking up. Twitter is running wild with the news that the actress is likely cheating on her NBA player husband Carmelo Anthony.

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Damon Dash Owes IRS $4 Million In Back Taxes

Damon Dash is still going through money problems with the IRS. The embattled rap mogul reportedly owes New York state million of dollars in back taxes.

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Five Best Songs From Lil Jon & the Eastside Boyz’s ‘We Still Crunk!’ Album

Lil Jon & the Eastside Boyz's 2000 album 'We Still Crunk!' celebrates its 15th anniversary today (Aug. 15). We selected five songs from the album that still packs enough punch to get you crunk at any party.

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Songs of the Week Featuring 2 Chainz, B.o.B and Sean Price

The latest edition of Songs of the Week, features new tracks from 2 Chainz, B.o.B and the late great Sean Price.

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Jay Z’s 2Pac Diss Was Never Released for Good Reason

According to DJ Clark Kent, Jay Z once had a diss track aimed at 2Pac but didn’t release it.

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‘Ride Along 2’ Trailer: There Is No Ride Along in This Movie

Ride Along was one of the surprise hits of 2014, making a massive pile of cash in the traditionally slow month of January. A sequel was inevitable. Like clockwork, Ride Along 2 is set to arrive almost exactly two years to the day after the first film. Which means the second outing of Ice Cube and Kevin Hart’s mismatched buddy cops was written, shot, edited and will be released in the space of 728 days.

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Victoria Johnson, The Boombox

Rotimi and Vivian Green Join Avant for Midsummer Night’s Dream Concert in New York [EXCLUSIVE]

R&B's old school joined the new on Wednesday (Aug. 13) at the Midsummer Night's Dream R&B Rooftop Concert presented by Caroline Records.

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Meek Mill’s Drake Diss ‘Wanna Know’ Is Missing from Soundcloud

It looks like Meek Mill is officially ending his beef with Drake. The Maybach Music Group rapper deleted his “Wanna Know” diss track off his Soundcloud page.

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Tim Mosenfelder, Getty Images

Chief Keef, ‘Bang 3′ [ALBUM REVIEW]

Chief Keef's sophomore album, 'Bang 3,' has finally arrived, but is it worth your time to give it a listen? Find in in The Boombox review of the project.

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Busta Rhymes Under Investigation for Threatening to Slap Fans

It’s looks like Busta Rhymes can’t control his temper. The veteran rapper is being investigated for allegedly threatening to slap two fans at the 2015 BET Awards.

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Drake Earns First Platinum-Selling Album of 2015

Drake is on the winning side of both beefs and album sales. The rapper's If You're Reading This It's Too Late has been named the first album released in 2015 to reach platinum status.

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C Brandon, Getty Images

Teedra Moses, ‘Cognac & Conversation’ [ALBUM REVIEW]

Teedra Moses asserts that both love and sex are a journey not to be taken too seriously. The singer's sophomore album, 'Cognac & Conversation,' is proof of that.

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Mike Lawrie, Getty Images

Sean Price’s Death Sparks Fundraiser to Help His Family

Hip-hop lost one of its most beloved rappers when Sean Price died at his apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Saturday (Aug. 8) at the age of 43. As his wife and three children deal with his passing, Price's hip-hop family, Duck Down Music, has started a fundraising campaign to assist them.

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George De Sota, Getty Images

Aaliyah’s New Music May Be Released Sooner Than You Think

This month marks the 14th anniversary of Aaliyah's death, but Timbaland continues to make sure that her memory lives on. The legendary producer announced that he will unveil some unreleased music from the late R&B singer very soon.

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Frazer Harrison / Jonathan Leibson / Mike Lawrie, Getty Images

Common, Talib Kweli, Immortal Technique and More Perform at Ferguson Is Everywhere Concert to Honor Mike Brown [VIDEO]

Hip-hop has always been a voice for the people, so it's only natural for some of the best socially-conscious rappers to head to Ferguson, Mo., for the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown's death to keep his memory alive and the #BlackLivesMatter movement going strong.

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Five Best Songs From George Benson’s ‘Give Me The Night’ Album

To commemorate the 35th anniversary of George Benson's LP 'Give Me the Night,' we take a look back at the project and highlight the five best songs from the album.

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Mos Def Responds to Lupe Fiasco: “I’m Not Trying to Arrange Fights With Them”

Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) has responded to Lupe Fiasco who recently accepted his challenge to battle any rapper – anytime, anywhere.

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Allen Berezovsky, Getty Images

Five Best Songs From Shaggy’s ‘Hot Shot’ Album

To commemorate the 15th anniversary of Shaggy's 'Hot Shot,' we picked the five songs from the LP that still moves the crowd and defines the album as a classic.

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Songs of the Week Featuring CyHi the Prynce, Robin Thicke and Warren G

So without further ado, we present the latest installment of Songs of the Week featuring new tracks from CyHi the Prynce, Robin Thicke and Warren G.

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G-Unit Records

Rotimi Talks ‘Power’ Moves, New Song ‘Lotto’ & Wise Words From 50 Cent and Tyrese [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]

Singer Rotimi opens up about his new song "Lotto," signing with 50 Cent's G-Unit Records, his role on 'Power' and more.

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Eminem Fires Off Ill-Advised Rape Lyrics on ‘Medicine Man’

Eminem is known as one of the most liked and respected rappers in the game but he also has a reputation for spewing his fair share of ill-advised rhymes. This time, it's his lyrics on "Medicine Man," from Dr. Dre's new album, 'Compton.'

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Is Kendrick Lamar Taking Shots at Drake on Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’ Album?

Dr. Dre’s swan song album, 'Compton,' is finally here and it has already become a fan favorite of 2015. Two songs that have everyone riled up are "Darkside/Gone" and "Deep Water." On both tracks, it appears that Kendrick Lamar is taking shots at Drake.

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Christopher Polk, Getty Images

Dr. Dre, ‘Compton’ [ALBUM REVIEW]

Is Dr. Dre's 'Compton,' his first album in 16 years, worth your time? The Boombox gives you the answer in our review.

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The Game Fires Back at Amber Rose for Thoughts on Sexual Assault Allegations [PHOTO]

The Game was recently slapped with a $10 million lawsuit for sexually assaulting a woman and everyone seems to have an opinion about it including Amber Rose.

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Busta Rhymes Arrested for Throwing Protein Shake at Gym Employee

Now this is a weird scenario. Busta Rhymes was arrested and charged with second-degree assault after getting into an altercation with a gym employee in New York.

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