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Today, there’s less drama in the life of DJ Drama. With nearly two decades in the game, DJ Drama can be considered a hip-hop statesmen who can move crowds while in the DJ booth and also make moves behind the desk as an executive. At this point, he’s playing the game of hip-hop at his…

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There’s an interesting undercurrent happening alongside the main buzz surrounding Drake’s latest album, If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late. Some industry insiders say the surprise album just may be the Toronto native’s last for Cash Money Records. While some fans were initially were confused as to whether the project was a mixtape or an official release, it has…

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A$AP Ferg is prepping his Ferg Forever Gangsta Grillz mixtape for release at the end of this month, but in the meantime, the Harlem native dropped a new track called “Perfume” for fans to hold them over until it hits the streets. The track was produced by Philo$ and features the so-called Trap Lord dismissing rumors and talking tough.

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2014 has started off right for DJ Drama as he announced his recent job with the A&R staff at Atlantic Records. The Gangsta Grillz boss will oversee recording new projects, signing new talent, and contributing to the artist development process for existing talent. This positions him well because his newly established Means Street Studios in Atlanta will…

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DJ Drama, Don Cannon, Trendsetter Sense, DJ Era and The Academy hosted a community service event called, ‘The Academy Salutes Young Men of Influence’ to highlight the spirit and history of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech. The Academy DJs hailing from California, Ohio, Philadelphia, Texas and other areas across the…

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Don Cannon will take over as Executive Vice President/Head of A&R, Island Def Jam Music Group. The award-winning producer will work directly with Karen Kwak, Executive Vice President/Head of A&R, to oversee projects and discover new artists to sign to the label. Throughout the years, Cannon has worked with artists such as Jay-Z, Pusha T,…

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Dallas native Dorwin Demarcus Dorrough survives the sophomore jinx with his second E1 Music release, Get Big.  Destined to be great, the former baller was a star athlete as the captain of his high school basketball team.  After games, the young jock returned from the locker room to give out mixtapes of his music.  He…

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