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Jay-Z’s Album Inducted Into Library Of Congress

DEFENDER NEWS NETWORK — It’s undeniable that rap legend Jay-Z has left an indelible mark on the music industry and he recently received a huge honor for his contributions to hip-hop and beyond. According to Billboard, his album The Blueprint has been inducted into the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry; making it the 10th hip-hop recording to join the collection. […read more]


Watch Sandra Bullock Rap to Sugarhill Gang’s ‘Rapper’s Delight’

[ABC News] If this whole movie thing doesn’t work out, Sandra Bullock might have a future in the rap game. No, not today’s hits from Kanye or Jay-Z, but old school 1970′s jams like “Rapper’s Delight” by the Sugarhill Gang. Last week, Bullock, 49, went on “The Jonathan Read More