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Five Best Songs from Patti LaBelle’s ‘Patti’ Album

In honor of the album's 30th anniversary, we listened to Patti LaBelle's Patti and picked the five best songs from the album that make the collection such a gem.

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Win Tyrese’s New Album ‘Black Rose’ Before You Can Buy It

Tyrese has a new album, 'Black Rose,' that will release Friday, July 10, but I am giving you the chance to win it before you can buy it!

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10 Hip-Hop and R&B Videos Celebrating Independence

In honor of Independence Day, The Boombox has compiled 10 music videos where R&B and hip-hop artists have conveyed their idea of freedom.

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President Obama Is a Huge OutKast Fan

During a Twitter-based Q&A, President Obama revealed that one of his favorite songs at the moment was OutKast's 1998 song "Liberation."

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20 Best Hip-Hop Dance Songs You Need in Your Life

Whether you're young or old, can do a two-step or have two left feet, The Boombox has got you covered. Check out 20 Best Hip-Hop Dance Songs You Need in Your Life.

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Tink Proves She’s a Triple Threat In Aaliyah-Sampling “Million” Video

The 2015 XXL Freshman shines in the Benny Boom-directed clip.

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Sam Smith Sings ‘Can’t Help Falling in Love’ and Reassures Us His Voice Is Back [VIDEO]

Sam Smith has literally been keeping quiet for the past few months, but now it looks like the singer is back in top form after he experienced a vocal chord hemorrhage. Smith proves that his voice has returned by posting a video of himself belting out an Elvis Presley hit on Instagram.

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Rihanna Goes for Blood in ‘Bitch Better Have My Money’ Video

Rihanna is out for for blood in the video for her money-hungry ode "Bitch Better have My Money."

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20 Rappers & Singers Who Suffered From Addiction

While some superstars are able to overcome addiction and clean up their acts quietly and swiftly, it takes others years of struggling with drug or alcohol abuse and “rock bottom” career-threatening moments including arrests, near-death experiences or worse to admit that help is needed. Check out 20 Rappers & Singers Who Suffered From Addiction.

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Happy Birthday, Missy Elliott!

Perhaps one of hip-hop's most underrated gems is Missy Elliott, who went on one of the genre's most impressive creative runs in the early 2000s. Misdemeanor turns 44 years old today (July 1).

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Jason Derulo’s Ex Is Literally Terrifying in His “Cheyenne” Video

Derulo's haunted in the video for Everything Is 4 single "Cheyenne," but that's what he gets for dating the girl from The Ring.

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‘I Am Charlie Wilson’ Book Released Today

If you tuned into the Steve Harvey Morning Show yesterday, then you already know that Uncle Charlie's book is being released today. This amazing book is filled with stories of his highs and lows.

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