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Karrueche Tran faced significant backlash for calling lean “lame” after the death of Fredo Santana (born Derrick Coleman) was announced Friday, Jan. 19. The model and actress used Twitter to apologize for the unfortunate timing of the tweet. The tweet is now deleted but Tran wrote, “LEAN IS WEAK AF #lame #corny #sorrynotsorry.” #KarruecheTran is catching some heat…

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Chicago rapper Fredo Santana has died at the age of 27. In October of 2017, Santana, whose real name is Derrick Coleman, announced on Instagram that he had been hospitalized due to kidney failure. “Been in here since Friday doctor say a n—a had kidney failure an [sic] liver failure,” he wrote. “I’m getting back…

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In light of the country’s battle against racial profiling and and police brutality, including the murder of Mike Brown, Minister Louis Farrakhan called upon Chicago’s music industry to come together and provide a positive co-op for black artists. He encouraged the artists to “look inside themselves and to their brothers and sisters” for assistance and project funding so…

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