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Celebrate the 10th anniversary of R. Kelly's 'Trapped in the Closet' with an oral history of this epic series.

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25 New Artists

Just when you thought you were on the pulse of hip-hop and R&B, we found 25 new artists you need to add to your playlist ASAP.

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Safaree Samuels Continues to Diss Nicki Minaj & Meek Mill on ‘Shade Room’

Just when you thought it was safe, it appears Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill are getting more shade thrown their way - this time by Safaree Samuels. The Brooklyn rhymer recently dropped a new song, appropriately called “Shade Room,” where he disses his ex-girlfriend and her current boyfriend.

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10 Lyrics From Mariah Carey’s ‘Daydream’ Album That Will Help You Have One Sweet Day

The singer welcomed listeners into her heart and supplied them with a musical journey that certainly felt like a fantasy. In honor of its 10th anniversary, check out 10 Lyrics From Mariah Carey's 'Daydream' That Will Help You Have One Sweet Day.

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Eazy-E Did Not Get HIV from Tainted Acupuncture Needles

Rapper Frost recently raised eyebrows with his claim that Eazy-E’s death from AIDS was the result of him being infected with HIV-infused acupuncture needles. However, a microbiologist has come forward to debunk the conspiracy theory that acupuncture was how the late rapper contracted the HIV virus.

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