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50 Cent Says He Shut Down World Star Hip-Hop
World Star Hip-Hop, a popular rap blog, was shut down this morning. When the news broke, many in the community attributed the site's disappearance to the Department of Homeland Security's fierce war on piracy that shut down hip-hop sites like OnSmash and Rap Godfathers in an online raid la…
Government Seizes Hip-Hop Websites
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), a division of the Department of Homeland Security, has been cracking down on illegal downloading. In the past month, it has seized the domain names owned by two hip-hop websites: OnSmash...