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MORE POINTLESS RAP “BEEF”: RAPPER BEANIE SIGEL BLAMES OTHERS FOR HIS PAST FAILINGS/ JAY-Z AND DAMON DASH RESPOND

For those who have missed out on this tedious piece of “rap beef”, former Roc-A-Fella Records artist Beanie Sigel (who is about to drop an album) called in to a radio station last week and ranted about Jay-Z deserting him, not visiting him while he was incarcerated and then accused Damon Dash of embezzling money.  Click here to listen to the full interview. Then Jay- Z responded to Beanie’s accusations during a press conference in Canada. Click here to watch. And now Damon Dash has responded. Watch below. Dame’s rambled response []

50 CENT FT NE-YO – ‘BABY BY ME’

Baby By Me is taken from Fiddy’s forthcoming coming album Before I Self Destruct. The video features Kelly Rowland as his love interest and there is some good sexual chemistry there. The track sounds OK but I prefer the video. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

80S RAPPER ROXANNE SHANTE FINALLY ADMITS SHE LIED ABOUT HAVING A PHD AND NOW SAYS SHE’S FIGHTING CANCER

Earlier this year it was revealed that 80s Hip Hop star Roxanne Shante (real name Lolita Shante Shante Gooden) had been lying for years about receiving a Ph.D in Psycology from Cornell University. Shante also claimed that she forced Warner Music to pay for her education.  Now the rapper admits to lying and on top of that now claims to be fighting breast cancer. Click here to read all about it.   Now if Shante is fighting cancer then I hope she pulls through. But I have a niggling []

UK MUSIC NEWS: RAPPER SWAY DASAFO ‘I WANT TO RETURN TO THE OLD ME’

UK Rapper Sway Dasafo went from being a successful independent artist to moving up in the world and signing to Akon’s label Konvict Music. But since signing to Konvict, Sway’s music/image seems to have gone down a different route. Pre-Konvict Post-Konvict I guess Akon’s attempts to turn him in to the UK’s “Mr Lover Man” bothered Sway judging from this message he posted on his Twitter page today..  after careful consideration and observation of the current UK music industry, I’ve decided, to return to the old me. Watch. Hmmmmm…interesting…..  i’ll be watching Sway! Silver & Gold sounds like the type of []