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Ludacris and The Ludacris Foundation present #LudaDayWeekend16 to Atlanta!

Ludacris and the Ludacris Foundation return with the 2016 installment of #LudaDayWeekend Labor Day weekend in Atlanta.  The weekends’ series of charitable of philanthropic events to raise funds for the Ludacris Foundation is an annual event attended by the whose [….]

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ATL puts on for #FillTheTruckForFlint Water Drive for Flint, MI

#FILLTHETRUCKFORFLINT #HHGB #ATL 120,000 Water bottles heading to Flint!!! Words cannot express the love we have for our people!! Our ability to come together to assist those in need is remarkable!

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LUPE FIASCO STARTS NONPROFIT TO HELP ENTREPRENEURS IN BROOKLYN

        Lupe Fiasco is stepping away from the mic (and social media) to give a big hand up to future entrepreneurs. The Chicago native will be launching a non-profit that will assist those with a dream. Speaking [….]

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Nas to Sponsor Technology Scholarships for African Americans and Latinos

New York’s General Assembly is seeking to increase diversity in the technology field and with the help of Hip Hop legend, Nas and a few other corporations, soon they will be able to make that happen. Nas will join Google, [….]

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Jalen Rose’s Academy Celebrates First Graduating Class

Sport’s analyst and Former NBA Star Jalen Rose’s charter school, Jalen Rose Leadership Academy (JRLA), held it’s inaugural graduation ceremony this year in Detroit, Michigan. Jalen Rose founded the academy in 2011 and still works very hard to provide private [….]

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Big Sean Opens Recording Studio At Old High School

Detroit Hip-Hop artist, Big Sean and his Sean Anderson foundation partnered with Adidas on something other than shoes in June 2015. He used his Adidas partnership to fulfill a promise to students at his alma mater, Cass Technical High School, in [….]

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Jeezy Hosts Neighborhood Clean Up in Atlanta

On July 25, 2015, Hip Hop artist, Jeezy partnered up with Young Generation Movement and their #PantsUpGunsDown movement, by leading a neighborhood clean up in Atlanta’s District 4. 

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Common Performs at Aids Health Care for HIV Prevention Concert

            On August 6th, 2015 Common blessed the stage at the Aids Health Care “Vote 2 End HIV” event at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta.  The event was sponsored by Reed for Hope Foundation, LoveHealthy.Org [….]

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Waka Flocka Cancels Upcoming Show At University Of Oklahoma

On March 9, 2015 rapper Waka Flocka Flame canceled his upcoming performance next month at the University of Oklahoma, because of a video that was released showing the school’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity (SAE) singing a racist chant. SAE members [….]

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Snoop Dogg, Jhene Aiko, and Others Join “#ImUnloading” Campaign

On March 10, 2015 Hip Hop DX reported that an Anti-Gun Violence PSA was released that featured celebrities like Snoop Dogg, singer Jhene Aiko, NBA player Matt Barnes, NFL player Bobby Wagner, singer Aloe Blacc, and many others. Unload Your [….]

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