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Business Is Booming Behind Bars For DMX

Rap star DMX is still a busy man, even though he's locked up behind bars.

(AllHipHop News) Imprisoned rap star DMX is making good use of his time behind bars. According to reports, DMX is still at Metropolitan Correctional Center, awaiting a transfer to FCI Danbury to serve out his sentence. The rapper has been receiving hundreds of letters, notes, and drawings from fans. DMX is also reportedly fielding offers to write a book, and ...

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DJ Khaled Is Preparing His Son For Big Business

DJ Khaled is protecting his son's name for future business endeavors.

(AllHipHop News) DJ Khaled is looking to trademark his 17-month-old son Asahd’s name for use on a wide variety of products. The hip-hop star, who plans to call his forthcoming album Father of Asahd, filed documents with U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officials earlier this month, looking to register his offspring’s name as a brand. Khaled has applied to trademark ...

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Barry Norman: ‘Best of film critics’ remembered at memorial

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Stars, film-makers and journalists have come together to remember film critic Barry Norman at a memorial in London. Ken Loach, Chris Tarrant, Rory Bremner and Dame Maggie Smith were among those in attendance to hear Barry Cryer, David Puttnam and others pay tribute. Lord Puttnam remembered the long-time host of the BBC’s Film… programme as a “lovely man” with “an ...

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BBC Cliff Richard raid coverage was ‘invasion of privacy’

Lawyers for Sir Cliff Richard have told the High Court the BBC’s coverage of a police raid on the singer’s home was a “very serious invasion” of his privacy. A helicopter was used in the report to show officers searching the 77-year-old star’s Berkshire apartment after a claim of historical sexual assault. Sir Cliff was not charged with any offence ...

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A Quiet Place: The horror movie shaming cinema snack-eaters

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A Quiet Place – a newly released horror film about sound-sensitive monsters that hunt humans – is causing cinema-goers to shun their snacks. The film centres around a family trying to stay alive by living as silently as possible. It is directed by the star of the US version of The Office, John Krasinski, who plays a lead role alongside ...

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Disabled music fans face ticketing barriers

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Hundreds of deaf and disabled music fans still experience problems purchasing tickets to live concerts and festivals, a new report has found. The report, from the UK charity Attitude is Everything, reveals that 82% of deaf and disabled music lovers questioned had difficulties booking tickets to live music events, while more than 73% felt discriminated against. It also found that ...

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Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata dies at 82

Mr Takahata was awarded France's Order of Arts and Letters in 2015

Japanese anime director Isao Takahata, co-founder of the famed Studio Ghibli, has died at the age of 82. Mr Takahata was nominated for an Oscar in 2014 for The Tale of the Princess Kaguya but is best known for his film Grave of the Fireflies. He founded Studio Ghibli with iconic director Hayao Miyazaki in 1985. It has produced several ...

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