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2 Chainz is kicking off the second leg of his tour for B.O.A.T.S. or Based on a Tru Story adding Trigg da Kidd to the bill. [Hot Hip-Hop Detroit]

Biz Markie and Big Daddy Kane team with Toyota's Scion for the Scion iQ Project Museum, an endeavor that seeks to spotlight under-recognized artists. [Scion iQ Project]

Rap and Hip-Hop mogul Elliott Wilson says Nicki Minaj's appeal is fading. Could it be true?
[RapRadar]

Ne-Yo's new video for "Forever Now" is steamy and dreamy, reflecting on intimate moments and a lot of rainfall. [Singersroom]

Nas was also on video last night, but he was on "Conan" performing his track "World's An Addiction" with Anthony Hamilton. [Rap Radar]

Chris Brown sounds off in XXL about his Twitter habits, growing more mature in the public eye and much more. Penned by Brown himself, the story is very personal. [Rapfix]