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Rewind: Who Did What In Music News This Week?

What’s eating Kanye West? Rihanna, where are your clothes? And you are voting for whom, Stacey Dash? Five news stories you should know about this week.

10/12/2012

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Kanye West, 2 Chainz, Kendrick Lamar Among Winners At BET Hip Hop Awards

Kanye West took home the most wins at the BET Hip Hop Awards. While the Chicago rhyme visionary was a no show at the pre-taped event, which aired Tuesday night (October 9), he picked up six trophies.

10/10/2012

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Kanye West Leads BET Hip-Hop Awards With 17 Nominations

With Kanye West’s BET Awards nominations topping out at 17, it’s a wonder that there was room for any other nominees.

09/13/2012

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2 Chainz’s “Based On A T.R.U. Story” Debuts At No. 1

The in-demand rhymers’ solo debut, “Based on a T.R.U. Story,” has sold more than 145,000 copies in its first week.

08/22/2012

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2 Chainz To Top Album Sales With “Based On A T.R.U. Story”

2 Chainz may not have reached his goal of a million Twitter followers, but the buzz-heavy Atlanta rapper is set to hit another milestone. Early reports predict that 2 Chainz’s Based on a T.R.U. Story is on course to debut at the top of the sales charts.

08/16/2012

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2 Chainz Falls Short Of The “Million Followers” Club

2 Chainz’s drive to gather a million followers on Twitter has come up short. The Atlanta rapper had set the goal of expanding his over 900K to 1 million by Tuesday’s (August 14) release of his Def Jam debut, Based on a T.R.U. Story.

08/15/2012

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Nicki Minaj And 2 Chainz Drop Their Ode to Strippers in New Video

2 Chainz and Nicki Minaj make it rain with their new video collaboration, “I Luv Dem Strippers.”

08/13/2012

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2 Chainz’s Twitter Plan: “A Million Followers Before My Album Drops”

After recently revealing his strategy for guest-rapping, 2 Chainz breaks down his Follow Friday Twitter rules.

08/10/2012

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2 Chainz Speaks On Pusha T And Lil Wayne Beef: “I Don’t Referee Or Mediate”

When G.O.O.D Music’s Pusha T and YMCMB leader Lil Wayne reignited their beef, 2 Chainz refused to take sides. He recently explained why he didn’t allow the duel to break his ties to artists from either camp.

08/08/2012

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2 Chainz Puts Brakes On Guest Verses: “It’s About Features That Matter”

2 Chainz has become an in-demand guest rapper, linking with a wide range of artists from Nicki Minaj to Kreaysawn to Justin Bieber. Now a seasoned guest-verse contributor, the artist formerly known as Tity Boi reveals his strategy for spreading his around sixteens without spreading himself too thin.

08/06/2012

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