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Kendrick Lamar’s “All The Stars” Video Accused Of Stealing From Artist

As the soundtrack to the film Black Panther continues to garner praise, one artist has taken aim at album curator Kendrick Lamar over the alleged theft of her artwork in the music video to K-Dot and SZA’s “All The Stars.” The New York Times reports that over the weekend, a lawyer for British-Liberian artist Lina Iris Viktor …

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Kanye West Files For Exclusive Rights To “Red October” Trademark

Kanye West seems eager to bring back the iconic “Red October” sneaker brand after refiling an application for its exclusive rights, according to TMZ. Kanye reportedly tried to trademark the “Red October” brand back in 2013, but it fell through after he apparently failed to complete all the necessary paperwork. If his …

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Ex-MLB Pitcher Esteban Loaiza Arrested; Had 20 Kilos of Heroin or Cocaine

Former MLB pitcher Esteban Loaiza was arrested Friday in San Diego after being found in possession of 20 kilograms of heroin or cocaine. Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports provided news from the police reports. Loaiza, 46, is scheduled to be in court Wednesday to face the felony drug counts. He was charged with …

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Country Singer Daryle Singletary Tragically Dies Unexpectedly At 46

Daryle Singletary, a country singer who had a number of top hits, died unexpectedly at home in Tennessee on Feb. 12. He was just 46 years old. A rep for Daryle confirmed the sad news, but said that the cause of death is still “pending.” Daryle was known for his …

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Chavala Yacluma, Ngozi Nwosu, Nancy Isime feature in Davido’s New Music Video “Flora My Flawa”

Building on the release of the audio, Davido unveils the visuals for his latest single titled Flora My Flawa. The video sees Davido as a liver performer backed up by his crew; Mayorkun, Dremo, Peruzzi & Fresh who produced the single. Chavala Yacluma plays his love interest Flora in the video flanked by two friends, Nancy Isime & Gbemi Shotade. The …

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Liberia’s Ex President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf wins African leadership prize

Liberia’s ex-president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has won the $5m (£3.6m) Ibrahim prize for African Leadership. Mrs Sirleaf, who stepped down last month, became Africa’s first elected female president in 2006. She was praised for her work rebuilding the nation after civil war and leading a process of reconciliation. The prize committee …

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Roc Marciano Shares “Rosebudd’s Revenge 2” Cover Art & Tracklist

Roc Marciano is ready to roll out his next album. The veteran MC/producer has unveiled the cover art and tracklist for the recently announced Rosebudd’s Revenge 2: The Bitter Dose LP. The sequel to 2017’s Rosebudd’s Revenge features 14 tracks with guest appearances by Action Bronson and Knowledge The Pirate. Most of the album is …

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Bayern Munich Renew Contract Of Goalkeeper Sven Ulreich

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Sven Ulreich has signed a three-year contract extension at the Bundesliga leaders. Sven Ulreich, who would have been out of contract in June, said he was thrilled to have penned a deal that will keep him in Munich until 2021, telling the club’s website: “I’m pleased that …

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