Sean Combs

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    December 9, 2013

    Seven Weird Sights at Art Basel 2013

    It came, it sprawled, it ate Miami for five days. And this is what it burped up. Here are the weirdest things we encountered during Art Basel, America's biggest contemporary art show. Surely, this was only an itty-bitty fraction of the crazy.

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    November 14, 2013
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    September 25, 2013

    20 Richest Rappers of 2013

    In commercial hip-hop, your money game is even more important than your ability to rhyme. If you've got money, you've got rhymes, and if you don't have money, you fake it till you make it. For these top earners, the faking days are over. Making Forbes' list of biggest rap bank accounts is proof yo ... More >>

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    October 30, 2012

    Top Ten Gross, Funny, and Slutty Celebrity Halloween Costumes of 2012

    All Hallows' Eve is the one time of year when you can wear almost anything. Some people like to be clever with their Halloween costumes. Others just try to be slutty. Some people dress up as celebrities. All this goes for your favorite musicians too. Let's take a look at some of this year's celebr ... More >>

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    January 6, 2012

    Rick Ross Releasing Rich Forever Mixtape at 3:05 p.m Today!

    ​UPDATE: Download Rick Ross's new mixtape and get Rich Forever right now! We're only six days deep into 2012 and Rap Radar is already declaring Rick Ross's latest digital slab -- entitled, appropriately enough, Rich Forever -- to be one of "the most anticipated mixtapes of the the year." As hype ... More >>

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    November 28, 2011

    Art Basel Miami Beach Parties You Are Not Invited To

    FacebookIt's all about the Benjamins, baby. ​Whether you're an affluent jet setter or an artistic street kid, Art Basel Miami Beach and the plethora of satellite fairs, gallery exhibits, and public instillations attached to the four-day festival offer a little something for everyone. For Crossfade ... More >>

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    July 29, 2011

    Ten Shittiest MTV Video Music Awards Performances Ever

    MTV Britney Madonna = Barf​The performances for the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards have been announced. And Crossfade is not impressed. Last week, when we broke down why the upcoming VMAs is a steaming hot turd, we already knew Lil Wayne would be on board, and would likely be performing his wet ... More >>

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    May 27, 2011

    Israeli EDM Sensation Guy Gerber Talks Working With Diddy, Lil Wayne, and Drake

    ​Guy Gerber is that rare breed of electronic dance music producer who's always done his own thing. And "Stoppage Time," his 2004 breakthrough hit on John Digweed's Bedrock label, was a slice of epic big-room techno that became a global club anthem and continues to sell by the truckload.Today, Gerb ... More >>

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    May 19, 2011
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    March 21, 2011

    SXSW 2011: Wanda Jackson, Dead Milkmen, Jeff the Brotherhood, and Ty Segall

    Wanda Jackson got the crowd twisting and shaking. ​All week, everyone was talking, "Michael Cera's here, Michael Cera's there. Where's Michael Cera?" On the morning of the final day of South by Southwest, we headed to a little Mexican restaurant called Mi Madre's. After ordering breakfast tacos, t ... More >>

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    September 30, 2010
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    July 9, 2010

    Top Ten LeBron James Celebrity Tweets: Justin Bieber, Diddy, Lance Bass, Disco Rick Respond to 'The Decision'

    via @youbigdummyKanye was improbably backstage​Sports commentators weren't the only ones nervously watching LeBron James' fireworks spectacular last night on ESPN. In the celebrity twitterverse, the rich and famous were just as worried as New York, Cleveland and Miami fans about where their fellow ... More >>

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    June 28, 2010

    Top 10 Moments of the BET Awards 2010: Chris Brown, Drake, Rick Ross, and More (With Video!)

    We love music awards season this year, largely thanks to Twitter -- the real-time discussion and dissection of the county's pop-stars makes for an entertaining way to spend a few hours "working." (Plus, some of you all on our Twitter feed, at @Crossfade_SFL, are hilarious).Anyways, we glued ourselve ... More >>

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    June 16, 2010

    Rick Ross, DJ Khaled Added to List of Performers at BET Awards 2010

    photo by David "Dro" Rosario​It's officially music awards season, so in the hip-hop arena, expect plenty of news of accolades for this year's big names from Miami. After the recent VH1 Hip-Hop Honors, the next big event at which the 305 hopes to grab some laurels is the 2010 edition of the annual ... More >>

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    June 2, 2010

    Video: Nicki Minaj, Gucci Mane, and More Best of the Best 2010 Performances on YouTube

    According to our tireless reviewer Esther Park, this year's Best of the Best concert was even more intense than the last. With so many big-name artists scheduled to perform every year, there are always unexpected changes, pleasant surprises, and, it seems, a crazy sprint through the final leg of the ... More >>

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    May 31, 2010

    Head Spins: DJ Radamas

    ​It's 2 a.m. on a Saturday night at Space. College kids and club crawlers, thugs and lovelies, Latinos, Key rats, and tourists from every country with an airport are all losing themselves en masse to the thunder of DJ Radamas. "I love this," shouts Radamas over a wicked mix of vintage Biggie. "Nob ... More >>

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    May 20, 2010

    Best of the Best 2010 Spotlight: Machel Montano

    This thirtysomething singer holds it down for Trinidad on this bill, one of the few artists here to represent soca. Still, if anyone has a shot at bringing the Caribbean style over into the mainstream, it's Machel Montano. While he's been recording and releasing albums since his teen years, in recen ... More >>

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    April 30, 2010

    305 Live: Local Hip-Hop News from Adela, Pitbull, DJ Khaled and more

    Photo by David "Dro" Rosario​-- DJ Khaled continues to ride the wave of success that his song "All I Do Is Win" has garnered. Since releasing the song, he's received tons of iTunes downloads for it. So I guess as a thank you of sorts, Khaled recruits pretty much all of the most relevant rappers of ... More >>

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    April 23, 2010

    305 Live: Local Hip-Hop News from Luke, Ghostwridah, Brianna and more

    Image Courtesy of: C. Stiles​Miami New Times columnist and Miami bass legend Luther "Luke" Campbell will be honored at this year's rendition of the VH1 Hip-Hop Honors, along with the group he made history with: the 2 Live Crew. The awards show will be taped on June 3rd, and then will air on June ... More >>

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    April 22, 2010
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    March 2, 2009

    News Roundup

    LocalA policeman sped through an intersection and hit a young mother's car, ramming it into the side of a house. The woman died, and a lady inside the house was taken to the emergency room. The officer was following a car whose driver was wanted for speeding. [Herald]Michelle Spence Jones is playing ... More >>

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    February 26, 2009

    He Cut the Rug, but His Jokes Aren’t Bald

    They’re actually hairy and hilarious.

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    January 16, 2009

    Go S.E.E. the Notorious One

    Finally, the movie on Notorious B.I.G. hits theaters today and it seems that the anticipation for the film's release is running high. Notorious actors have been hitting the talk show circuit, Lil' Kim is up in arms about how she was portrayed, Diddy is being all dramatic on YouTube, and people are ... More >>

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    December 11, 2008

    Why Didn't Q-Tip Do This in Fort Lauderdale?

    Anybody that was at the Q-Tip concert in Fort Lauderdale the night before Thanksgiving was treated to one hell of a show! The music was great, the openers were good, and even P. Diddy was in the building buggin' out having a good time. I can't complain about Q-Tip's set one bit. Well, I wish Phife D ... More >>

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    December 11, 2008
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    November 20, 2008

    Head Spins: DJ Self Born

    From South Side to South Beach.

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    November 17, 2008

    Your Completely Shameless Celebrity Gossip Update

    All of Riptide's usual channels of gathering topics for posts are clogged -- absolutely clogged -- by celebrity gossip coming out of the big Fontainbleau shindig and Vicky's Secret show this past weekend. So lest we be tempted to devote whole posts to each of these subjects, let's just get it over w ... More >>

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    September 25, 2008

    Attn. All Local "Thugs": MTV Wants To Turn You Into A Dandy

    via NY Times MTV Reality show From G's To Gents is thank the stars coming back for a second season. Created by Acadamy Award winner turned full time crotch cupper Jamie Foxx and hosted by Diddy's former umbrella caddy, Fonzworth Bentley, the show aims to turn gangstas into 19th Centuary British dan ... More >>

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    November 6, 2007

    CD Review: American Gangster

    Jay-Z American Gangster (Roc-A-Fella) American Gangster is one hell of a comeback album. For Diddy. Alongside his production team, The Hitmen, Sean Combs produces the album’s hottest tracks, “Pray,” and “Roc Boys (And The Winner Is),” outshining hit makers like the Neptunes and Jermaine D ... More >>

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    December 21, 2006

    Español Sung Here

    Crossing over — who's doing it, who's not

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    November 24, 2005
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    May 12, 2005
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    May 12, 2005
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    January 29, 2004

    The Long Run

    Marathon tests athletes

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    January 15, 2004

    Paparazzi Propaganda

    Who's got it in for hotshot photographer Seth Browarnik? Only South Beach's nightlife kingpins know for sure.

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    December 4, 2003

    Sexless Beast

    Celibate celebrity stays south for the season

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    September 11, 2003

    Mark Ronson

    Here Comes the Fuzz (Elektra)

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    March 27, 2003

    Beach Head

    At the Winter Music Conference, P. Diddy blows up dance music while the U.S. blows up Iraq

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    January 23, 2003

    The Rope Is in Your Mind

    Doormen share the secret to cracking the Clubland Matrix

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    October 31, 2002


    The air might be a little hazy, but Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's voice is clear

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    November 22, 2001

    Dont Get Holidazed!

    Holiday Gift Guide 2001

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    August 30, 2001

    Money Talks

    In our pure sales culture, the Latin Grammy protesters could learn a hip-hop lesson

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    August 23, 2001

    Get Your Break On

    The Source awards arrive, and it's all good, if a little dull

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    August 9, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of August 9, 2000

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    September 9, 1999

    The Arsonists

    As the World Burns (Matador)

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    November 5, 1998
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    October 8, 1998
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    August 13, 1998
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    May 21, 1998
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    March 5, 1998
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