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Tekashi 6ix9ine was hospitalized in Florida two days ago after overdosing on Hydroxycut weight loss pills and McDonald’s coffee, XXL reports. A double dosage of Hydroxycut — two pills instead of the recommended one per day — combined with the caffeine reportedly “increased his heart rate and caused him to sweat excessively while in front…

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Everything about “Mad At Disney” is catchy, not least of all the title. Before you even hear the song, its title has you wondering why, of many potential reasons, this pop singer is angry at Mickey Mouse’s parent company. Did they just read up on the Mulan controversy? Do they believe it’s not yet safe…

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Dominic Fike was born at the end of 1995, and so was his musical aesthetic. Fike, a singer, guitarist, and rapper from Naples, Florida, looks like a hypermodern rap-adjacent pop star — he has an Apple logo tattooed on his face where many people put a teardrop, rocks a loosely androgynous style highlighted by a…

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The cognitive dissonance is strong. “The Edge” is a 1967 instrumental by David McCallum, the Scottish actor who once starred in the ’60s spy show The Man From U.N.C.L.E. and who for nearly two decades has played Dr. Donald “Ducky” Mallard (yes that is really the character’s name) on NCIS. It sounds like a grand,…

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For months it’s been approaching from afar, like some dot on the horizon growing larger as it comes careening into focus. Remixed into an electronic party track by a Kazakh DJ named Imanbek, “Roses,” a 2016 track from Brooklyn rapper SAINt JHN, was barreling out of obscurity and into the spotlight. First it began climbing […]

Tekashi 6ix9ine’s successful comeback is really one of the strangest, most unpredictable stories to come out of rap music in the last few years. Just last year, 6ix9ine, facing possible life imprisonment on racketeering charges, testified against some of his former associates — generally considered, at least within the culture of rap music, to be […]

Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber’s collaborative charity single, “Stuck With U,” debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week. Tekashi 6ix9ine also had a new single vying for the charts this week, “Gooba,” his first song since being released from prison early. It debuted at #3, and 6ix9ine is not happy about it. […]

Eminem must have been trembling. It was 4 o’clock in the morning sometime last month, and he’d been awakened by a blaring alarm in his Detroit-area home. When he reached the bottom of the staircase, he came face to face with a stranger in his living room. Somehow this 26-year-old had evaded Em’s security detail […]