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The soulful singer goes from a Kendrick Lamar collaboration to a debut studio album.

A couple weeks ago, Bajan beauty Rihanna flew down to Jamaica to shoot the video for her hit song “Man Down.” Rihanna (@Rihanna) just tweeted a behind the scenes look of her on the set of “Man Down” in Jamaica. Rihanna’s journey began at 12:30 a.m. as they flew to Jamaica and drove three hours […]

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Last night, BET’s “Rip the Runway: The Rhythm of Fashion” kicked off and kept on going with a festive, cultural and colorful bang. Performers, designers and models lent a hand in keeping the energy up for the remainder of BET’s annual fashion show. Melanie Fiona, Keri Hilson, the New Boyz, Lloyd, Fabolous, Wiz Khalifa, and […]

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Stream or download the Am I My Brothers Keeper (Southside Edition) mixtape from 50 Cent & LLoyd Banks for FREE from DatPiff.

BET’s Rip The Runway show brought out hip-hop’s hottest celebs and fashion’s sexiest models last night. Model Selita Ebanks hosted the fashion event with actor Mechad Brooks. PHOTOS: The Dopeness Of Selita Ebanks Selita looked super hot in her short hot pink long-sleeved mini-dress and nude platform pumps. Mechad Brooks was her side kick for […]

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This morning’s mixtape, courtesy of the good folks over at DatPiff, is from G-Unit soldier Lloyd Banks. Check it out!

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We heard Lil Wayne’s verse from an Empire mixtape ages ago, but here is the full version of “My Reality” featuring Mack Maine and Gudda Gudda. The track was produced by Timbaland and appears on Mack’s The Laxative mixtape. The mixtape also features T-Pain, Snoop Dogg, Gorilla Zoe, Jae Millz, Lloyd, KiD CuDi, Lucci Lou, […]

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Lloyd Banks has been on his grind for a while now, and it seems to be finally paying off in a major way. Many had written Banks off after his sophomore album The Rotten Apple failed to sell anywhere near as much as his smash debut album The Hunger For More. This year, though, Banks […]

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We were starting to get worried that it wasn’t going to take place this week but Kanye West is back with another G.O.O.D. Friday track by the name Christian Dior Denim Flow. This time Ye’ enlists the talents of KiD CuDi, Pusha T, John Legend, Lloyd Banks & Ryan Leslie. This is the eight track […]

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When he’s not too busy ‘toasting to the douchebags,‘ Kanye West has been working on a release date for his still untiltled upcoming fifth album. According to reports, the LP is due to release in stores on November 22nd. Due to come out on the same day are releases from Akon, Ne-Yo, Nicki Minaj, Lloyd […]

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While Trey Songz and Ne-Yo get all of the attention, Lloyd has been consistenly making some of the best R&B music of the last few years. For ‘Let’s Get It In,’ the second single off of his upcoming fourth album King of Hearts, Lloyd hooks up with none other than the G-Unit boss 50 Cent. […]

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On September 9th, Kanye West said on twitter, ‘Yo man Lloyd Banks prolly the most underrated MC in the game…Man he deserve to be top 5 at least!’ On September 12th, 50 Cent in a radio interview with Big Boy Neighborhood, confirmed Kanye will be on his deputy Lloyd Banks’ Hunger For More 2 dropping […]