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Troy Ave Creates Scholarship in Honor of Late Friend

Over a month ago, tragedy struck the Irving Plaza in Manhattan at a T.I. concert, leaving three people injured and one man killed. Sadly, the victim who was shot and killed was New York rapper, Troy Ave’s longtime friend and [….]

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Jay Z & Beyonce’ Make BIG Statements this Black History Month; $1.5 Million Donation & More!

Jay Z and Beyonce’ have had a week full of politically charged statements, charitable donations, and public backlash. This is in stark contrast to what many criticized as silence and seeming disinterest from hip hop’s first couple. Jay Z, however, [….]

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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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50 Cent Gives Back By Serving Thanksgiving Meals To Hurricane Sandy Victims. Speaks On His Turkey Day Plans

50 Cent teamed with the Food Bank for New York City, SMS Audio, the Food Network and Feeding America to host a special Thanksgiving dinner for victims of Hurricane Sandy and those in need at the “Our Table Is Yours” event at Cipriani Restaurant in downtown Manhattan, New York on Wednesday [….]

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Fabolous’ 3 Kings Coat Drive Effort Helps Collect 100,000 Coats

 wrapped his inaugural 3 Kings Coat Drive with New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw and New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano. Through his A Fabolous Way Foundation, Fab’s month long-five borough Coat Drive helped receive and disseminate over [….]

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