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Kanye West called Apple Music and TIDAL’s rivalry “bullshit” in one of his eventful rants last year, and now he’s removing himself from the streaming war completely.

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Prodigy, one-half of the legendary Mobb Deep, has passed away. He was 42-years-old. The tragic news was broken by Nas, who wrote “🙏🏾 QB RIP King P” on Instagram. Mobb Deep’s publicist later confirmed his passing to XXL, revealing that Prodigy had “some sort of health crisis” two days ago. It’s unclear whether this was related to P’s long-running battle with sickle cell disease.

Our condolences go out to Prodigy’s family and friends; this is a sad day in hip-hop.

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Sad news this afternoon: TMZ reports that Charlie Murphy has died at the age of 57 after losing his battle with leukemia. Murphy died in an NYC hospital where he was receiving chemo treatment, according to his manager.

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Gospel singer Kim Burrell made headlines for all the wrong reasons over the weekend after video of a recent sermon showed her calling homosexuals “perverted” and suggested they will die in 2017. In a separate video released after the backlash, she continued to insinuate that being gay was a sin and could be fixed.

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The entertainment world is mourning, as Alan Thicke has passed away at age 69. The legendary actor/songwriter/composer died from a heart attack on Tuesday (Dec. 13), confirmed by both Thicke’s publicist Tracy Mapes and his ex-wife singer/actress Gloria Loring in a Facebook post.

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If you thought his recent stay in hospital might have changed his political outlook, think again.

This morning Kanye West met with Donald Trump, whom he voiced his support for during his controversial Saint Pablo show in San Jose last month, at Trump Tower in New York City. According to TMZ, Kanye requested a “15-minute sit down” with the President-elect.

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Kanye West’s “Saint Pablo” tour pulled into Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center on Saturday night (Nov. 20). Sadly for fans who paid their hard earned money, the show ended as quickly as it began. Only after performing three songs, the rapper/designer went into a 15-minute rant, and abruptly ended the concert to a sold-out crowd of booing fans.

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The world is in a state of shock as Donald Trump is will become the 45th president of the United States, winning the 2016 U.S. Election over Hillary Clinton. Soon after the historic victory, people took to social media to voice their thoughts on the billionaire real estate magnate and former reality star moving into the White House following current president Barack Obama’s 8-year run.

Katy Perry, Snoop Dogg, Macklemore, Big Sean, Meek Mill, Tinashe, Azealia Banks, T.I. and expressed their disappointment, shock, and in some cases happiness over Donald Trump’s stunning win early Wednesday morning (Nov. 9).

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ABC’s Nightline followed Lil’ Wayne across the world the past three years for a profile feature that aired late Tuesday night. From 2013, ABC’s Linsey Davis caught up with Weezy F. Baby backstage at a concert in Amsterdam, inside his private Miami skatepark, and during a recent book signing of the rapper’s Gone ‘Til November memoir. Throughout the segment, the Young Money CEO is asked about his time in Rikers Island, love for marijuana and criticism surrounding his misogynistic lyrics.

The two also touched on the Black Lives Matter movement, a subject Weezy made headlines on after stating racism doesn’t exit in his eyes during an appearance on FS1’s UNDISPUTED last month.

Update: Weezy sent out a tweet that serves as his temporary response to the controversy, and gave a short response to TMZ: “Apologies to anyone who was offended.”

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Kid Cudi made both an extremely serious and revealing announcement tonight on Facebook. The deeply troubled talent has checked himself into rehab for what he says is “depression and suicidal urges.” Cudi says he still plans to release music as planned, but needs this time to work on himself.

“I am not at peace. I haven’t been since you’ve known me. If I didn’t come here, I wouldve done something to myself. I simply am a damaged human swimming in a pool of emotions everyday of my life. Theres a ragin violent storm inside of my heart at all times. Idk what peace feels like,” he wrote.

We wish Cudi the best of luck on his recovery. If you know anyone who may need help with depression or suicidal thoughts, please contact this website.

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