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Latin pop star Prince Royce hopes to cross over

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prince Royce says although he’s working on his first album in English, his fans can still expect to hear his signature Latin and tropical sound in his new music. The 25-year-old star released his first English language single, “Stuck on a Feeling,” on Monday. It features rapper Snoop Dogg and [...]

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Big Bank Hank, of Sugarhill Gang, dies at age 57

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Big Bank Hank, a member of the pioneering hip-hop group the Sugarhill Gang responsible for one of the most popular rap songs of all time, “Rapper’s Delight,” has died of complications of cancer at age 57. He died Tuesday at a hospital in Englewood, according to David Mallie, a business manager [...]

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Rapper arrested after gun found in bag at airport

  ATLANTA (AP) — Police say rapper Waka Flocka Flame was arrested after a handgun was found in his carry-on bag during a security scan at Atlanta’s airport. Atlanta police say the 28-year-old rapper and “Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta” star didn’t have a weapons permit. He was arrested Friday afternoon and charged with carrying a weapon [...]

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