Rich Brian Becomes the First Asian to Land #1 on the iTunes Hip-Hop Charts With ‘Amen’

Rich Brian Becomes the First Asian to Land #1 on the iTunes Hip-Hop Charts With ‘Amen’
Talented Indonesian hip-hop star Rich Brian has made history for being the first Asian artist to land number 1 on the iTunes Hip-Hop Charts. The viral internet wonder formerly known as “Rich Chigga” achieved the phenomenal feat with his newest album …
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PREMIERE | Dreamers Delight Makes TSIS Debut Combining Chill Electronic Production & Hip-Hop On New Single “Blazin'”
Denver-based producer Dreamers Delight is making his TSIS debut as he pays tribute to the late legend Bob Marley on his birthday with a new single appropriately titled “Blazin’”. Reed Krafft introduced his Dreamers Delight project in 2014 and since …

Bruno Mars says he’ll curate next year’s Super Bowl halftime show, if it’s all hip-hop
Bruno tweeted, “@NFL you have the opportunity to celebrate incredible Hip Hop Artist[s] from Atlanta Next year. Outkast, T.I, Gucci, lil jon, Jeezy, Jermaine Dupri just to name a few. it would be the best party TV has ever seen!” Next year’s Super Bowl …
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(BRIAN HINELINE/Special to The Morning Call)

music(BRIAN HINELINE/Special to The Morning Call)
A Rock and Roll Hall of Fame gospel and R&B singer and the pairing of a major jazz-fusion figure with one of the most innovative banjo players of our time will headline the 26th annual Berks Jazz Fest. So will a four-time Grammy Award nominee who this …
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Jazz fusion band comes to Magoon’s
“Every band member comes from a completely different musical upbringing. From indie to gypsy jazz to folk to hip-hop all the way to classic rock, our group’s members cover so many genres,” Cook says. While the group classifies its music as fusion, you …
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Phil Turcio Signals – New Jazz Fusion Piano Led Quartet On Jazz 91.9 WCLK
You can hear cuts off of Signals on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, particularly during Serenade To The City, Monday – Fridays, 10:00 p.m until 2:00 a.m.. Pick up a copy of Signals via the Amazon link below and a portion of the proceeds will go towards the continuing …
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The MMA Hour with Roy Jones Jr., Ken Shamrock, Brian Stann, Rener Gracie

sportThe MMA Hour with Roy Jones Jr., Ken Shamrock, Brian Stann, Rener Gracie
The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life. Below is a rundown of Monday’s show: 1 p.m. — Women’s MMA aficionado Robert Sargent of will look back at a historic weekend for the sport. 1:25 p.m. — UFC analyst Brian Stann will …
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Martial arts, lacrosse facilities move to Lombard
Two established indoor sporting facilities have decided to relocate to Lombard, including Downers Grove Boxing & MMA, pictured here. Both businesses are moving into an industrial area just east of Finley Road, between Butterfield Road and 22nd Street.
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Mixed Martial Arts supporters hope Sheldon Silver’s departure as Assembly
Mixed martial arts supporters are cheering the take down of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, saying it could be a major step toward legalizing the controversial sport in New York. New Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie has been a co-sponsor of the …
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Queen’s Brian May ‘Seriously Considering’ Run for Office

musicQueen’s Brian May ‘Seriously Considering’ Run for Office
Agent Phil Symes tells the BBC that May is “seriously considering” a run — either as an independent candidate or on behalf of the Queen guitarist’s Common Decency project — in the upcoming vote for members of Parliament. The idea, Symes said, has …
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Gong Founder Daevid Allen Will ‘Stop Resisting’ Terminal Cancer, Bids Fans
Daevid Allen, the Australian-born musician, singer and songwriter who helped forge new paths in psychedelic rock with Soft Machine and Gong before branching out into an array of even more experimental projects, has announced that doctors have given …
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Slash, Ted Nugent and Queen Lead Ultimate Classic Rock Awards
With three weeks of voting in the books, and one still to go, Slash, Ted Nugent and Queen are emerging as frontrunners in fan voting for the 2015 Ultimate Classic Rock Awards. Everything could change between now and the Feb. 3 deadline — but that’s up …
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