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Courts are Allowing Rap Lyrics as Evidence in Criminal Trials

Notice to the rappers of the world: be careful of what you write about, as it could very well land you behind bars instead of penning them, even if the lyrics have no direct correlation to the alleged crime.

01/21/2014

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Amanda Bynes In Talks To Sign Deal To Become Rapper?

Amanda Bynes is in negotiations to join a hip-hop label. An exec from Chinga Chang Records has confirmed that he is in the middle of negotiations with the actress. He said: “The fact that Amanda […]

98.7 AMP Radio–06/11/2013

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[Video] Will Smith Gets Fresh While In London

Will Smith was with his son Jaden while in London, and they made an apperance on the Graham Norton Show!  While on the show, Will and Jaden did the Fresh Prince of Bel Air rap. […]

98.7 AMP Radio–05/28/2013

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Detroit’s Lucky Song ‘Throw Your Wings Up!’ (Octopi HockeyTown 13′ Playoff Edition)

Every year for the last 3 years, Nick’s close friend makes a song for the Red Wings playoff run.  They play the song during the games when we need a goal and so far this […]

98.7 AMP Radio–05/14/2013

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Are You A Hungry Tiger?

Are you ready for Opening Day in Downtown Detroit?  Opening Day for the Tigers seems to be a holiday for Detroit.  With thousands of people going to the ball park today, I’m pretty sure we […]

98.7 AMP Radio–04/05/2013

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[Video]Justin Timberlake And Jimmy Fallon Give You The History Of Rap

Justin Timberlake was on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon all last week, and the duo closed out the week with a running tradition.  They presented the History of Rap (part 4).  The two did a […]

98.7 AMP Radio–03/18/2013

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Detroit’s Own Brilliance Raps About Kwame – Listen Here

Yesterday the news hit that Kwame Kilpatrick was found guilty on 24 of 30 accounts, the major case being racketeering!  Detroit’s own Brilliance came in the 98.7 AMP Radio studio this morning to rap about […]

98.7 AMP Radio–03/12/2013

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Detroit Man Freestyle Raps His Defense In Court

When keeping it real goes wrong. A man in a Detroit court was accused of threatening to kill his girlfriend.  He defended himself with a song! Yeah you read that right, a freestyle song he […]

98.7 AMP Radio–02/08/2013

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”Fresh Prince’ Theme Song After Ran Through Every Language On Google Translate

So I bet you have heard the theme song from “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” over and over again… and you probably know ever word. Ever wonder what the song would sound like after being […]

01/16/2013

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University Of Arizona First To Offer Hip-Hop As A Minor

Hip-Hop fans can now take their love of rap music and turn it into a minor degree! The University Of Arizona has offered courses in hip-hop over the past 8 years, and now they’re taking […]

01/15/2013

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