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Tink Shoutouts Her Top 3 Female Rapper Idols [VIDEO]

It ain't easy for females in the game to come together & unite.  Whether the ladies of hip hop & R&B are guilty of hatin on each other or ego trippin, they need to realize the power & influence they have in their hands.  Newcomer Tink showed love to the three legendary female artists who inspired her.

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Alberto E. Rodriguez, Getty Images

Stream Meek Mill’s ‘Dreams Worth More Than Money’ Album

Meek Mill's new album, 'Dreams Worth More Than Money,' has finally arrived. The project, featuring collaborations with Nicki Minaj, Drake, Rick Ross and more, is available for streaming.

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Denise Truscello, Getty Images

Iggy Azalea Blames Britney Spears for ‘Pretty Girls’ Collaboration Being a Flop

Well, damn. Weren't these girls just besties? If we know anything about Iggy Azalea, we know that she doesn't hold her tongue for anyone. Apparently, Britney Spears is the next person to be at the center of her bluntly honest opinion after their collaboration "Pretty Girls" flopped.

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Meek Mill and Drake Deliver a Stern Warning on ‘R.I.C.O.’

Meek Mill's sophomore dream has finally come true. The rapper's second album, 'Dreams Worth More Than Money,' has officially arrived after more than a year of delays. One of the project's standout tracks is the Drake-assisted "R.I.C.O."

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2015 BET Awards Winners

Artists like Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj have racked up six nominations apiece for the 2015 BET Awards. Find out which categories they came out victorious in at the awards show as well as other nominees such Beyonce, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, the Weeknd and more.

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Epic

Five Best Songs From Cassidy’s ‘I’m A Hustla’ Album

Ten years after its release, we select five songs from Cassidy's sophomore release, 'I'm A Hustla,' which represents why it was such a solid effort.

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DMX Arrested Before New York Concert for Unpaid Child Support

Rapper DMX had a run-in with the law on Friday night (June 26). The rapper was arrested in New York before his performance at an old-school rap show.

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15 Years Later: Nelly’s Debut Album ‘Country Grammar’ Has Staying Power

Fifteen years ago, Nelly shook the rap world with his debut album, 'Country Grammar,' and proved that he was no one-hit wonder. We take a look back at the St. Louis rhymer's trailblazing album and its impact on rap music.

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Five Best Songs From Skee-Lo’s ‘I Wish’ Album

Skee-Lo's 1995 debut album 'I Wish' turns 20 years old today (June 27). In celebration of LP's 20th anniversary, we take a look back and picked five songs that stand out on the project.

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Best Songs of the Week: Kehlani, Statik Selektah and Janet Jackson

In this edition of Songs of the Week, Kehlani joins forces with G-Eazy, IAMSU! and Lil B, Statik Seletah drops a hardcore track and Janet Jackson releases her comeback single.

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Lauryn Hill Electrifies Audience at ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards, Timbaland, Jay Z Honored

Lauryn Hill, Jay Z, and Timbaland were all honored at the 2015 ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Awards in Los Angeles.

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Worse to Best: Every Eminem Album Ranked

We delve deeply into Eminem's extensive catalog and dissect each album by ranking his worst to his absolute best.

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Fetty Wap Pays Homage to Gucci Mane on ‘Boomin’

Rapper Fetty Wap is back with his new banger “Boomin’” to crash the radio airwaves.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Moved to Hospice Care As Her Condition Worsens

Bobbi Kristina Brown’s condition has worsened and she’s been moved to hospice care.

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Nas Pens Open Letter About Race Relations in America: ‘We Need to Improve as a Nation’

Nas went on Instagram and wrote an open letter on race relations in America.

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Meek Mill Unveils ‘Dreams Worth More Than Money’ Release Date, Cover Art & Track List

Meek Mill's sophomore album, 'Dreams Worth Than Money,' is dropping sooner than later. The Philly rhymer unveiled the LP's release date, cover art and track listing.

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Best R&B Songs of 2015 (So Far)

Our list of the Best R&B Songs of 2015 (So Far) features tunes by Miguel, Rihanna, the Weekend, Jazmin Sullivan, Omarion, Kehlani and others.

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Janet Jackson to Receive Ultimate ICON Award at 2015 BET Awards

Janet Jackson will be honored with the Ultimate ICON: Music Dance Visual Award at the 2015 BET Awards.

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Gucci Mane Will Not Be Released from Prison in July

Gucci Mane's lawyer revealed to MTV News this his client will not be released from prison in July.

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Rick Ross Arrested in Georgia for Kidnapping, Aggravated Battery & Assault

Only two weeks after he was arrested for marijuana possession, Rick Ross has been arrested in Fayette County, Ga. However, this time it’s for kidnapping, aggravated battery and aggravated assault.

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Happy Birthday, Solange!

Solange, Beyonce's younger sister, celebrates her 29th birthday today (June 24).

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Tiffany Evans Teams Up With Fetty Wap on the Playful Ballad ‘On Sight’

After releasing the video for “Baby Don’t Go,” earlier this year, it seems like Tiffany Evans has been gone for a minute. But the New York singer is back with her new single, “On Sight.”

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Sneaker Freaker

Sneaker Freaker x Saucony Grid SD Kushwacker

It should be no surprise that Sneaker Freaker would collaborate with a popular footwear company. That’s because the guys over there live and breathe leather and mesh. This time they have teamed up with Saucony to create a model that is everything you want in a collaborative sneaker.

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Jidenna and Kendrick Lamar Join Forces on ‘Classic Man (Remix)’

R&B crooner Jidenna has his own throwback swag on “Classic Man.” However, the Wondaland artist has just enlisted Kendrick Lamar to lend a few verses and rough up the vibe of his bouncy track.

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Best Hip-Hop Songs of 2015 (So Far)

Here are our choices of the 10 best hip-hop songs released in the first quarter of 2015.

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T-Pain vs. Janet Jackson — The Boombox Battle

In The Boombox Battle this week, T-Pain competes for the win against pop icon Janet Jackson. Vote for your favorite song now!

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Daniel Boczarski, Astrid Stawiarz Getty Images

Joey Bada$$ and Troy Ave Trade Shots on Twitter

Joey Bada$$ and Troy Ave traded subliminal shots at each other on Twitter regarding the status of who is the real king of independent rap.

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Aphrodite 1994

Adidas Tubular Moc Runner

Adidas is really killing it with their lifestyle shoes this year. The footwear brand's latest Tubular Moc Runner perfectly blends the DNA of a running shoe with the style of a moccasin.

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Diddy Arrested for Fighting UCLA Coach Over Son

Diddy really loves his son Justin Combs. So much so that he’s ready to fight for him no matter what. The rap mogul was arrested on Monday afternoon (June 22) after he got into a fight with a football coach at UCLA over his 21-year-old son.

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Sole Collector

Nike Air Penny 6 Copper

Nike has spawned yet another soon-to-be cult classic with retired basketball player Anfernee Hardaway’s nickname “Penny.” This time, the sneaker giant has taken his moniker even more serious with a colorway that actually mimics the bronze coin.

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