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Rihanna celebrated her 29th birthday earlier this week and now she’s received a major gift. The pop superstar is being recognized for her philanthropy work, set to receive the Humanitarian of the Year Award from Harvard University.

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AYF

Bebe Rexha drops the first installment of her All Your Fault series. The new EP is comprised of 6 new songs — including “I Got You” and “F.F.F” featuring G-Eazy.

Purchase All Your Fault via iTunes here.

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After helping A Tribe Called Quest make their powerful, political comeback last year, Consequence brings a similar energy on his new single, “All Black Neighborhood.” Over funky drums and a jazzy horn, Cons reminisces on his childhood growing up in Queens and, like any good parent, hopes for the same for the next generation: “I want my kids to grow up in an all black neighborhood/Meaning that nobody’s in the red and the paper’s good” Royce Da 5’9″ also jumps on the throwback production and takes his own trip down memory lane.

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Back in November of last year, Sean Garrett and Lil’ Yachty collaborated on the song “Look On Your Face.” Now three months later, the Grammy Award-winning songwriter and QC rapper release the official music video.

Watch “Look On Your Face” below.

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Songwriters x Jay Z

Nobody can stop Hov’s hustle! JAY Z will be the first rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. The organization announced their 2017 nominees back in October, but confirmed its inductees earlier today (Feb 22). The SHOF induction ceremony will take place this Summer in NYC.

Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis, Robert Lamm, James Pankow, Peter Cetera, “Chicago,” and Max Martin will join the multi-artist turned mogul in receiving the honor. What a time to be alive!

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All Your Fault

George Orozco directs Hopsin’s latest small screen adaptation for “All Your Fault.” The visual follows the release of his well received “False Advertisement” and “Die This Way” drops, all set to appear on his forthcoming yet to be titled LP.

Purchase the Funk Volume co-founders new single via iTunes here.

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After copping kicks with Cam’ron and Jim Jones (way back in the day), it’s only right that Complex goes sneaker shopping with Juelz Santana. In the latest episode of his sneaker series, Joe La Puma hits up Harlem (where else?) with the Dipset legend, who talks about buying 15 pairs of Air Force 1s at a time, his legendary “Second Coming” Nike commercial with LeBron and Kobe, and a possible Dipset reunion. “I believe in speaking things into existence, but they kinda frustrated with hearing, ‘oh, is it gonna happen?'” he says. “We all brothers at the end of the day.”

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Commando

Tuki Carter kicks off his Flowers & Planes campaign with the release of the visual for “Commando.” Peep the Spudds McKenzie-directed clip after the break and check out his Toker Tape via Datpiff here.

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Fans of Wale may recognize the title of this track because it was the official response to J. Cole’s “False Prophets.” At the time, people thought the two were beefing, but afterwards, the two were pictured courtside together at a basketball game. Now, all these months later, Folarin has decided to share the extended version of “Groundhog Day” as spoken word.

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Drunk

Atlanta songstress Natasha Mosley enlist Gucci Mane for the official visual to her Zaytoven-produced jam “Drunk.” The Dre Cannonz-directed video features the fashion forward trio flexing for the camera, while detailing the effects of intoxicating love.

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