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Lovebug Starski, Inventor of the Term “Hip-Hop,” Passes Away at 57

Bronx emcee, DJ and rap pioneer Lovebug Starski has passed away at the age 57. According to reports, Starski died last night in Las Vegas from a sudden heart attack. He leaves behind a legacy that will live on forever.

His career ascended in the late ’70s under the tutelage of hip-hop luminaries Kool Herc & Grandmaster Flash and was lauded for his ab…

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Concepts And Sneaker News To Give Away Five Pairs Of Levi’s x Air Jordan 4

Today, we joined with Concepts to give away five (yes, five) pairs of the Levi’s x Air Jordan 4 Retro. Releasing earlier in January, this denim-draped collaboration between Jordan Brand and Levi’s has been touted as one of the best releases in recent memory, and with the footwear selling out immediately getting a pair has proven to be a challenge. We’ll be giving away five pairs in total – four through Instagram and one through our Facebook page. Check out the informat…

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Dolores O’Riordan, Lead Vocals for The Cranberries, Has Passed Away

Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer for 1990s alternative band The Cranberries, has passed away on Monday, January 15.

O’Riordan was in London, England with her band for a recording session when she suddenly died. The Irish singer was best known for her vocal work under The Cranberries’ hit singles “Zombie,” “Dreams” and “Linger” off their first full…

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WorldStarHipHop Founder Lee ‘Q’ O’Denat Has Passed Away

As TMZ reports, WorldStarHipHop founder Lee “Q” O’Denat has passed away at the age of 43. According to the celebrity news outlet’s piece, WorldStarHipHop’s CEO passed away in his sleep on Monday night. O’Denat has been the driving force behind WorldStar since the company’s inception in 2005, and has evolved the website from mixtape source to a one-stop netwo…

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