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If you had said in the 1980’s that the hip hop genre would produce some of the richest recording artists and producers in the world then you would have been laughed at. Back then, the genre was seen as an outlet for the lower income groups and minorities to express themselves. Today, however, this genre has grown by leaps and bounds and its influence can be seen not only in the music industry but in fashion, games and has spurned a few reality television shows.
People admire them and many of us would like to be them, the successful hip hop artists of today rake in millions in record sales,More >
[HMG] – The rapper, 50 Cent, has gained a lot of attention in his career, but his latest voyage through the headlines has shocked many people – He’s dropped 54-pounds in nine weeks for a movie.
The New York-based artist – real name, Curtis Jackson – lost the weight for his upcoming movie, ‘Things Fall Apart.’ He went from 214-pounds to 160 on an all-liquids diet, aided by three-hours a day on the treadmill.
Written by 50 and Brian Miller, the Huff Post describes the film as the story of a football player [that's 50] whose life falls apart when he’s diagnosed with cancer. Mario Van PeeblesMore >