Despite their history, Nas is now saying Kelis got a bad rap after their divorce. "She's a great girl and she caught a bad rap in the whole thing," Nas explains. "It wasn't fair though. I love that people ride with me but at the end of the day, they were too harsh." [SingersRoom]

The-Dream was apparently spotted out with his new fiancee, while performing at Cleveland Ohio's Z1079 Summer Jam. Perhaps not the most flattering picture. [ZHipHopCleveland]

B.o.B. will perform a secret show in NYC on Sunday (July 22), sponsored by Myspace. Click the link for more info on free tickets. [Myspace]

Meek Mill has apologized for his single "Amen," and a Philadelphia pastor has called off his ban of the single. [RapFix]

The numbers are in, and Frank Ocean has sold 130,945 digital copies of Channel Orange, with the physical in stores now. Nice. [Billboard]

Wu-Block members Ghostface and Sheek Louch will be touring the U.S., starting Aug. 1. [AllHipHop]

2 Chainz continues his run with an appearance on 8 Ball's "Don't Bring Me Down." [RapRadar]



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