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Kanye, Jay-Z Receive Protest Letter From Indie Stores
Fans are eagerly awaiting the release of Jay-Z and Kanye West's joint collaboration 'Watch the Throne,' set to hit iTunes exclusively on August 8 and digital retailers on August 12, but not everyone is pleased with the impending effort.
On Thursday (July 28), the team who created Record Store Day -- …
Lupe Fiasco Fans to Protest Label in Support of New Album
Lupe Fiasco has announced that he will be joining his fans for a protest against his record label which is scheduled to take place on October 15.
Dubbed "Fiasco Friday," the demonstration will take place outside of Atlantic Records' New York offices in an attempt to speed up th…
Police to Protest Festival Feat. Nas, Damian Marley
Police in West Palm Beach, Florida have announced plans to picket an upcoming music festival which features some of the biggest rock and hip-hop performers, ranging from ZZ Top and Weezer to Nas and Damian Marley.
According to reports, more than 50 officers will be protesting The SunFest, which is o…
Sri Lankans Protest Akon Concert By Throwing Stones
When Akon makes his way over to Sri Lanka for his upcoming concert, it looks like he won't be met with open arms. On Monday (March 22), a reported 200 protesters gathered outside of the Maharaja Organization -- the Sri Lankan media headquarters sponsoring the April concert -- throwing stones to…
New Orleans Men Protest Lil Wayne and Lil Boosie Incarceration
When Lil Boosie received his original prison sentence for drug possession, the New Orleans rapper brushed off his impending lockdown by looking ahead and making tentative plans for his homecoming and new album release. Boosie's sentence has since been doubled, but it seems that even he might be…
Egyptologist Calls Beyonce a ‘Stupid Person’
Beyonce has fans all over the world but one person who was not so impressed with the superstar is Egyptologist Zahi Hawass, who called her a "stupid person." The Egyptian newspaper al-Shorouk ran a story saying Hawass, who gave Beyonce a tour of the Giza pyramids earlier this week,…