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AUG 27, 2015

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Action Bronson Is Allegedly Sued by Puerto Rican Salsa Group

By HP Cheung

Action Bronson has been involved in a bit of commotion with Ghostface Killah and some Wu-Tang affliates; now the New York rapper might be facing even more trouble. He is reportedly being sued by Puerto Rican salsa group El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico for allegedly sampling their music without permission. Reported by TMZ, the tracks sampled are "Mofongo" and "Tapas," and the band is currently seeking for Bronson to cease distribution and pay for damages -- although the exact amount has not been revealed. Bronson has yet to respond to these allegations; we'll keep you updated. (Read More)

Drake’s Alleged Ghostwriter, Quentin Miller Drops a Mixtape

By Patrick Montes

Quentin Miller might have made more headlines in recent months for the whole Drake ghostwriting fiasco, but his own focus is still on his own music. As he continues to evolve and inch further to the top of his class, Quentin Miller reunites with WDNG Crshrs cohort TheCoolisMac and super-producer Cardo for a new mixtape, CrshrsGotWings. WDNG Crshrs' latest project features ten new efforts from the pair, with production handled exclusively by Cardo. Outside of Miller and Mac, the only other emcee featured on the project is fellow up-and-comer Jay Dot Rain. (Read More)

A Straight Outta Compton’ Sequel May Already Be On The Way

By Rae Witte

According to TMZ, Dogg Pound member, Daz Dillenger says a sequel to the recording breaking music biopic Straight Outta Compton is already in the works. Apparently, part two will cover the rise of Death Row Records and the careers of Tupac and Snoop Dogg, potentially be titled "Dogg Pound 4 Life." Although there hasn't been any confirmation of casting, according to Daz, it's unlikely anyone from "Straight Outta Compton" will be in the follow up, however he did say Dr. Dre's son Curtis Young, will likely play his father's character this time around.

Seemingly, Ice Cube will not be producing the sequel but has given his blessings while Suge Knight, who is still riddled with legal problems, was displeased with his portrayal. Imagine how he'll feel with a more in depth look at his affliation with Death Row Records. We'll see how what happens with the development of the film. (Read More)

Republic Records Officially Welcomes Post Malone

By Patrick Montes

Republic Records have officially snatched up Post Malone. Republic Records' Executive Vice President officially broke the news on social media, posting up a picture of Post Malone on Instagram with a remark about the "White Iverson" artist "joining" the famed label. Post Malone's initial hit "White Iverson" has also been re-released globally through Republic Records, and Post Malone is currently working on his debut album and single for the label. In the past month, Post Malone has dropped off a new song and the official video for "White Iverson." (Read More)

Will Smith Working on ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ Reboot

By Rae Witte

Will Smith's production company, Overbrook Entertainment is developing a a modern, family, comedy sitcom. Although it's in the early stages, it is said to share similarities to the classic, career defining, Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Unbelievably, the mega-series had its finale 19 years ago. An updated version would be indeed interesting. With no network attached and no script that anyone is yet aware of, we'll see how this develops. (Read More)