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Drake's Music Now Has 10 BILLION Spotify Streams. How Much Money Does He Make Off That?

Drake's Music Now Has 10 BILLION Spotify Streams. How Much Money Does He Make Off That?

23 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Drake is setting streaming records yet again with his latest album, 'More Life.'

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Chance The Rapper Responds To Critics Who Claim That He Isn't Truly An Independent Artist

Chance The Rapper Responds To Critics Who Claim That He Isn't Truly An Independent Artist

21 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Chance The Rapper took to Twitter to respond to critics who have questioned his independent status.

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Future Becomes The First Artist To Have Debut Albums Go No. 1 In Back-To-Back Weeks

Future Becomes The First Artist To Have Debut Albums Go No. 1 In Back-To-Back Weeks

08 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

After releasing two new albums in consecutive weeks, Future just made major music history.

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Chance The Rapper Donates $1 Million To Chicago Public Schools

Chance The Rapper Donates $1 Million To Chicago Public Schools

07 Mar 2017 @ 10AM PDT

Frustrated by the political red tape, Chance The Rapper decided to put his money where his mouth is, donating $1 million to Chicago's Public Schools.

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Jay Z Is Launching A Venture Capital Fund

Jay Z Is Launching A Venture Capital Fund

24 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Jay Z is clearly a legend in the world of music, but now he is looking to make his mark in the world of venture capital.

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Will.i.am Reportedly Strikes Deal With App-Only Bank

Will.i.am Reportedly Strikes Deal With App-Only Bank

22 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Will.i.am may be entering into the world of digital banking, very soon.

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Chance The Rapper Is Turning Down $10 Million Advance Offers Left And Right

Chance The Rapper Is Turning Down $10 Million Advance Offers Left And Right

22 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Chance The Rapper isn't looking to sign with a major label anytime soon.

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Adele is Selling Out Stadiums On Her First-Ever World Tour

Adele is Selling Out Stadiums On Her First-Ever World Tour

20 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Adele gracefully took down Beyonce at the Grammys. Her next target? Breaking Madonna's record.

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Chance The Rapper Is Breaking The Mold Of What It Means To Be An Independent Artist

Chance The Rapper Is Breaking The Mold Of What It Means To Be An Independent Artist

13 Feb 2017 @ 5AM PDT

He won a Grammy last night. His music has set the rap world on fire. He still isn't signed to a label. This is Chance The Rapper.

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Michael Jackson's Estate Claims He Was Almost Bankrupt When He Died

Michael Jackson's Estate Claims He Was Almost Bankrupt When He Died

12 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Michael Jackson's estate claims that the late pop icon was virtually worthless when he died, but the IRS isn't buying it.

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Lady Gaga Experiences 1,000 Percent Spike In Sales Following Super Bowl Performance

Lady Gaga Experiences 1,000 Percent Spike In Sales Following Super Bowl Performance

08 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Now we see why the NFL refuses to pay its performers for the Super Bowl's halftime show.

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Frank Ocean Is Hit With $15 Million Libel Lawsuit From His Estranged Father

Frank Ocean Is Hit With $15 Million Libel Lawsuit From His Estranged Father

08 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Frank Ocean's estranged father is suing the 'Blonde' singer over a Tumblr post he made last year.

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Beyonce Could End Up Making $1 Million For Not Performing At Coachella

Beyonce Could End Up Making $1 Million For Not Performing At Coachella

08 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Queen Bey may end up making money for doing absolutely nothing in about two months.

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50 Cent Pays $22 Million To His Creditors, Bankruptcy Case Discharged

50 Cent Pays $22 Million To His Creditors, Bankruptcy Case Discharged

06 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

50 Cent is finally saying goodbye to his bankruptcy issues.

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Demi Lovato's $8 Million Hollywood Hills Home In Danger Of Being Destroyed

Demi Lovato's $8 Million Hollywood Hills Home In Danger Of Being Destroyed

04 Feb 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Demi Lovato is definitely going to be mad when she finds out that she can't even live in the $8 million home she purchased back in September.

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Lil Wayne Makes Shocking Claims About Birdman Fleecing Millions From Drake, Nicki Minaj, And More

Lil Wayne Makes Shocking Claims About Birdman Fleecing Millions From Drake, Nicki Minaj, And More

08 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Lil Wayne and Birdman's beef adds yet another chapter. Check out the details of Wayne's latest allegation against Cash Money's head honcho.
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Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' Just Broke A Crazy Milestone

Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' Just Broke A Crazy Milestone

18 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
Find out what milestone Michael Jackson's 1982 'Thriller' album hit this week.
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Kendrick Lamar Fan Sues For Over $1 Million For A Failed Meet And Greet

Kendrick Lamar Fan Sues For Over $1 Million For A Failed Meet And Greet

16 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
Check out why a Kendrick Lamar fan is suing the rapper's team over a failed meet-and-greet.
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How Tech N9ne Became One Of The Highest Paid People In Hip-Hop

How Tech N9ne Became One Of The Highest Paid People In Hip-Hop

03 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Let's take a look into how Kansas City native Tech N9ne amassed his impressive fortune.
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Apple Wins Exclusive Rights To Show Taylor Swift '1989' Concert Documentary

Apple Wins Exclusive Rights To Show Taylor Swift '1989' Concert Documentary

18 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
Taylor Swift and Apple seem to have patched up their differences and have announced an exclusive concert documentary deal.
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50 Cent Uses Instagram To Mock To Bankruptcy Haters

50 Cent Uses Instagram To Mock To Bankruptcy Haters

20 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
50 Cent took to Instagram yesterday to flaunt his riches in a really unique way.
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Fetty Wap's Debut Album Helped Him Accomplish Something That Hasn't Been Done In Years

Fetty Wap's Debut Album Helped Him Accomplish Something That Hasn't Been Done In Years

09 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Fetty Wap has been killing it this year, and now he adds yet another accomplishment to the list.
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50 Cent Files A $75 Million Lawsuit Against His Former Lawyers

50 Cent Files A $75 Million Lawsuit Against His Former Lawyers

12 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
50 Cent is back in the courtroom, only this time, he's the one doing the suing. Find out why he's suing his former lawyers for a whopping $75 million!
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For A Guy Who Is "Bankrupt," 50 Cent Sure Keeps A Lot Of Cash Lying Around The House...

For A Guy Who Is "Bankrupt," 50 Cent Sure Keeps A Lot Of Cash Lying Around The House...

30 Nov 2015 @ 5PM UTC
I sure hope 50 Cent's bankruptcy judge doesn't follow him on Instagram!
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The Legal Hits Keep Coming - Lil Wayne Ordered To Pay $96,000 For Something Very Explosive

The Legal Hits Keep Coming - Lil Wayne Ordered To Pay $96,000 For Something Very Explosive

11 Nov 2015 @ 12PM UTC
Wayne is definitely feeling the heat over this court ruling. Find out why a judge has ordered the New Orleans native to pay nearly $96,000.
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