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Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine donate $70M for new USC center

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hip-hop mogul Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine have donated a combined $70 million to create a new institute at USC...
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Breaking down the reported 'Beats' Apple deal

theGRIO VIDEO - Last week, the Financial Times broke the news that Beats Entertainment, the headphones and music service, owned by Dr. Dre and business partner, Jimmy Iovine, were in the process of being acquired by Apple for the sum of 3.2 billion dollars...
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Apple reportedly to buy Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is orchestrating a $3.2 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the headphone maker and music streaming distributor founded by hip-hop star Dr. Dre and record producer Jimmy Iovine, according to a published report...

Beats Electronics backing Muscle Shoals upgrades

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jimmy Iovine and Luke Wood were so moved by the "Muscle Shoals" documentary, they're putting up money to make sure the unique spirit of the Alabama music haven lives on.

Jay Z takes on Dr. Dre and Apple with new streaming business

Jay Z is going head-to-head with Apple — and Apple supporters Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine — by building his own streaming business. This streaming service...

Bob Marley's estate enters the wireless speaker business

theGRIO REPORT - The business relationship between hip-hop and technology has become extremely profitable over the past few years...
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Apple finalizes purchase of Beats Electronics for $3 billion

theGRIO REPORT - Apple announced Wednesday it will acquire Beats Electronics for $3 billion.

Beyonce, Jay Z top Billboard Power 100 list

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beyonce and Jay Z share the top spot on Billboard's Power 100 list...

Digital music service Beats Music to launch in January

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beats Music, the digital music spinoff from the maker of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones, is set to launch in January...
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Nina Simone biopic director, producers stand by casting Zoe Saldana in title role

theGRIO REPORT - Mort acknowledges critics with sensitivity, but explains that her story of Simone is not meant to be a 'strict biopic' or depiction of the singer’s activism...
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Candice Glover ‘won the night’ on ‘American Idol’

TODAY - Of the three finalists, Candice Glover left herself in the best position based solely on Wednesday’s vocals, because her signature moment closed the show...

Judges love Angie and Amber on 'American Idol'

TODAY - If you’re an 'American Idol' conspiracy theorist, you were handed some solid ammunition for your arguments Wednesday night. But one guy isn’t playing along with the script...
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Who should play Nina Simone? Online petition calls for removal of Zoe Saldana

SLIDESHOW - The reported casting of Zoe Saldana as soul music legend Nina Simone in an upcoming biopic has proven so controversial it's even inspired an online petition in opposition to it...
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Drugs, guns and gangs: How rapper Chief Keef represents bloody Chicago culture

OPINION - In the span of two weeks Chicago-based rapper Chief Keef has been demonized by a variety of media publications...

Forbes ranks Dr. Dre as the richest rapper: It's the headphones, stupid

Dr. Dre hasn't released an album of original hip-hop in more than a decade and yet he is the genre's richest man -- why? It's the headphones, stupid...

Will.i.Am, Coca-Cola take recycling high-end

NEW YORK (AP) - Should headphones made out of recycled trash ever cost $349? It depends on how cool they are...
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How southern hip-hop influenced the current crop of rappers

OPINION - The first generation of rappers to grow up during the South’s stranglehold on national airwaves are coming of age and the music they’re creating oozes the influence of the region, despite being made all over the map...

Nas talks stepping to Tupac and Death Row in Central Park

At the SXSW Music and Media Event in Austin, Texas, rapper Nas sits down with marketing executive Steve Stoute and talks about an encounter with Tupac...

Diddy planning coffee table book dedicated to booty

Somebody's definitely still got J.Lo on the brain...We know he's never denied being a freak, but this kinda takes the cakes to put it mildly...

Dr. Dre's Beats Electronics hit with lawsuit

Super producer Dr. Dre's company Beats Electronics LLC has been hit with a lawsuit by Signeo USA, a rival producer of headphones and high end audio products...