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Here’s Chris Rock’s Full Speech At MLK Now, Recites James Baldwin

In the midst of controversy surrounding this year’s Oscars, Chris Rock stood in front of an audience in Harlem to honor the life of Martin Luther King Jr. For his time on stage, Chris went on to recite the words of writer James Baldwin and ever so fiitingly put the…

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Killer Mike Compares Bernie Sanders’ Values To Martin Luther King Jr.’s

After the 2016 Democratic Presidential Debate, Killer Mike tells Complex News’ Nadeska Alexis that we ‘deserve a president [who’s] in line and in principle with the greatest black person and the greatest American you’ve ever learned about, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’ The post Killer Mike Compares Bernie Sanders’ Values…

DR. DRE – Before They Were Famous

DR. DRE – Before They Were Famous

DR. DRE – Before They Were Famous BEFORE his debut studio album The Chronic released in 1992 would become one of the most celebrated Hip Hop Albums of all time. BEFORE his second studio album 2001 would be certified sextuple platinum and give us such bangers as ‘Forgot About Dre’…

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Barbershop: The Next Cut

The post Barbershop: The Next Cut appeared first on Hip Hop Illustrated. Breaking News – Hip Hop Illustrated

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Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport

Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport The post Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport appeared first on Hip Hop Illustrated. Breaking News – Hip Hop Illustrated

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Tracy Morgan Eyes New FX Series With ‘Key And Peele’s’ Jordan Peele

Before his unfortunate crash, Tracy Morgan was preparing to take his life to screen with the FX Network as a series. Since then the project has been put on hold but it doesn’t look like it stopped Tracy from wanting to work with FX. Over the weekend it was announced…

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Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport

Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport The post Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport appeared first on Hip Hop Illustrated. Breaking News – Hip Hop Illustrated

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New York City’s Damien Lemon To Premiere New Comedy Competition On TruTV

Photo: Corey Melton Damien Lemon has now teamed up with the people over at TruTV; as the network looks to expand their comedy horizons. It has been announced that Damien who got his most recent breaks as a cast member Guy Code on MTV2, will now host a comedy competitions…

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Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport

Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport The post Rapper Mos Def Known as Yasiin Bey Arrested in South Africa With Fake Passport appeared first on Hip Hop Illustrated. Breaking News – Hip Hop Illustrated

TK Kirkland Denies Stealing Eddie Murphy’s Rolex, Admits To Stealing From Charlie Murphy

TK Kirkland Denies Stealing Eddie Murphy’s Rolex, Admits To Stealing From Charlie Murphy

For quite some time there were talks that stand-up comedian TK Kirkland stole a rolex from Eddie Murphy back in the day. Arsenio Hall who we all know as Eddie’s longtime friend even went on record to accuse Kirkland (without mentioning his name) as the person to stealing a watch…