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Is Lupita Nyong’o Dating Rapper K’naan?

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has been making headlines everywhere recently and with the constant spotlight in her direction, the rumors and questions about her personal life were bound to follow. New photos lead many to believe she's dating rapper K'naan.

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Biggie Death Anniversary: Artists Remember Lauded MC 15 Years Later — Exclusive

It's hard to imagine what hip-hop would be were it not for Biggie Smalls. No one could have predicted that a kid from Brooklyn, who labeled himself "Notorious," would go on to change the very fabric of the culture, only to be taken down before his time. While the world will never know what he could have become, i

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K’naan to Mitt Romney: If You Don’t Like the Poor, ‘Don’t Use Their Songs’

We never figured Mitt Romney for a hip-hop connoisseur -- despite the fact that he likely has an "other other benz" -- but we were still surprised by his incredibly idiotic decision to use K'naan's 'Wavin' Flag' as a campaign anthem, Spinner reports. The Somali-Canadian rapper penned the track about the

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K’naan ‘Coming to America’ Lyric Video: MC Debuts New Song Visuals

Last week, The BoomBox premiered the lyric video for K'naan's 'Better,' a track featured on his new EP, 'More Beautiful Than Silence.' Now the Canadian rapper-singer debuts his follow-up visuals with 'Coming to America,' also appearing on the project.

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K’naan ‘Better’ Lyric Video: Rapper Unveils New Visuals for Song

K'naan's newest project, a five-song EP titled 'More Beautiful Than Silence,' debuted last month, and since its release, the Canadian rapper-singer dropped a track with Nas and made headlines for Mitt Romney's inappropriate use of his song, '

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K’naan, Wavin’ Flag: Mitt Romney’s Offensive Use of Rap Song

Mitt Romney, the current frontrunner in the Republican's endless -- and endlessly nasty -- presidential primary, has spent the past few months throwing red meat at the party base. One of America's richest men, he's been arguing for lower corporate taxes and more military spending while stoking anti-immigrant jingoism

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K’naan & Nas Have ‘Nothing to Lose’ on New Song — Listen

As Somali-Canadian rapper-singer K'Naan prepares to drop his new EP 'More Beautiful Than Silence,' he has released a poppy new song featuring a stellar verse from Nas, called 'Nothing to Lose.'

"Remember when n----s said Nas was Somali

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K’naan Demands Apology From South African Newspaper

Toronto-based hip-hop artist K'naan has had a wild month. The Somali-expat's song 'Wavin' Flag' was selected as Coca-Cola's official anthem for the World Cup, so he's been running around Johannesburg at official events to promote the company. With the tournament over and Spain reigning v

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Nas, Damian Marley Join Wale and K’Naan at NY Show

Wale and K'naan kicked off their co-headlining East Coast tour at New York City's Fillmore auditorium on Wednesday, March 31, with some help from special guests J. Cole, Nas and Damian Marley.

After opening performances from John Forte and West African rapper Tabi Bonney, Wale took th

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New Releases: K’Naan Brings Global Voice to Hip-Hop With ‘Troubadour’

Somalian rapper K'Naan hits listeners with his second studio album 'Troubadour,' inspired by the stifled global voice that he feels his home country lacks. As a child K'Naan found refuge in hip-hop mus

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