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Jazzmatazz Member Claims Solar Beat Guru
After legendary rapper Guru was hospitalized earlier this year, family and fans cried foul that his close associate Solar was prohibiting those close to him to visit him by his bedside and unjustly claiming power of attorney. While the media questioned the relationship between the two, Solar claimed…
Noreaga Renovating Classic Gang Starr Joint ‘DWYCK’
Fresh off of releasing his new album 'War Report II' as one-half of Capone-N-Noreaga, Noreaga is pulling out the big guns for his next solo release 'Superthug.' The Queens native recently spoke on plans for his upcoming LP, stating that he's scheduled to link up with veteran producer DJ Premier to r…
Group Home Return With New Guru Tribute Album
Group Home, a New York rap duo that gained fame in the mid '90s for their collaborations with DJ Premier, have returned to the fold with a new album that pays tribute to the late Gang Starr MC Guru. The new record, 'G.U.R.U. (Gifted Unlimited Rhymes Universal),' and will drop Septembe…
DJ Premier Calls Out Hip-Hop Outlets for not Honoring Guru
Despite the rumors of inner turmoil and a well publicized separation, DJ Premier and Guru will always be remembered for the impact that they left on hip-hop music as the duo Gangstarr. With Guru's untimely and tragic death earlier this year, Preemo has dealt with constant attacks on the Gangsta…
Guru Eulogized in Boston, DJ Premier Pays Tribute From Europe
The utter shock of Guru's death on April 19 has hardly worn off, but his family has finally paid tribute to the fallen rapper in a private ceremony that took place in Boston this past Sunday (July 18). According to various sources, close friends and family gathered at the University of Massachusetts…
Guru Memorial Service Set for July 18
A memorial service will be held in honor of the legendary hip-hop producer Keith "Guru" Elam on July 18.
The service will be held in Guru's native Massachusetts at the University of Massachusetts' Boston campus. The Elam family has billed the ceremony for friends, family a…
BET Explains Absence of Guru Tribute at 2010 Awards
As the BET Awards talk winds down, the one complaint critics have made is the notable absence of a tribute to fallen rap legend Guru of Gang Starr. Blogger J-Smooth went as far as noting, "What I learned watching the BET Awards: apparently Chris Brown is completely redeemed, and Guru is com…
7 Grand Records Pays Tribute to Guru With Unreleased Footage
7 Grand Records has announced plans to pay tribute to its founder, Guru, by releasing a series of behind-the-scenes footage in the next few weeks.
A representative for the record label issued a statement explaining that the late emcee will be honored with unseen and exclusive footage that will includ…
Solar’s Twitter and Email Accounts Hacked
Weeks after the death of legendary Gang Starr rapper, Guru, there is still controversy brewing around the late emcee's friend and business partner, Solar. Since Guru's passing, both his family and former Gang Starr partner, DJ Premier, have publicly criticized Solar for limiting access to the ailing…
Guru Fans Launch Website Attacking Solar
The fans of hip-hop pioneer Guru have banded together to show their dislike for his friend and business partner MC Solar, by launching a website against him. Titled F---Solar.com, the site works to discredit Solar's statements surrounding his relationship with the Gang Starr rapper and overall …

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