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Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’ Album Certified Double Platinum

Kendrick Lamar‘s latest album “DAMN.” which was released on April has been certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. K Dot took to Instagram to make the announcement.

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Emmis Plans $80 Million Sale of Power 106 FM, Hip-Hop Staple in Los Angeles

Emmis Communications has agreed to sell leading hip-hop station Power 106 in Los Angeles to the media arm of Meruelo Group, a holding company based in California. The price tag: $82.75 million, pending FCC and other approvals by regulators.

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Bruno Mars Declares American Music Is ‘Black Music’

For someone who’s received as many James Brown comparisons as Bruno Mars has, it makes sense that he’d be very aware of the impact that black artists have had on the American music scene, but in a recent interview with Latina, the “Uptown Funk” star took it a step further, breaking down why American music is black music.

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