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Forbes 2016 Hip-Hop Cash Kings

Forbes releases its annual “Hip-Hop Cash Kings list”. There are no real surprises in the Top 3, Diddy, Hov, and Dr. Dre respectively, but rounding out the top 5 we have Drake with $38.5 million last year and perhaps the biggest surprise of the top 10, Wiz Khalifa with $24 million last year.

View the entire list after the break

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Nicki Minaj Announces The Pinkprint Tour

Nicki Minaj, announced today the North American dates for her “The Pinkprint Tour”.

Nicki Minaj, announced today the North American dates for her “The Pinkprint Tour”. 
The tour is set to start on July 17 in Dallas, Texas at the Gexa Energy Pavilion.The tour plans to make stops in Brooklyn, Atlanta, Toronto, Vancouver, Chicago and San Diego. 
Nicki plans on bringing along her rumored bae, Meek Mill, and other guest Rae Sremmurd, Tinashe and Dej Loaf. The European leg of The Pinkprint Tour is set to kick off on March 16 in Stockholm, Sweden. 
Tickets are set to go on sale this Friday.

UNCUT News Break: Jay Z Launches "40/40" Sports Drink

Jay Z has released his “40/40” drink in Duane Reade and Walgreens stores across the United States.

According to Forbes, the drink, which retails for $1.99, is named after his nightclub and is described as “an Arnold Palmer-esque drink” that is “intended for sports-loving males.”
Distributed by Go N’Syde, a company led by former Def Jam exec Kevin Liles. The drink also “includes an augmented reality tie-in that allows customers to point a smartphone at the container and call up a content platform connected to each act.”
“We have great tasting beverage,” Liles says. “But the second part of it is providing a new network for the brands or icons to communicate with their fans. I call it disrupting the consumer packaged goods industry by having your products actually talk to you.”

UNCUT News Break: Drake Gets "Drake Day" In Texas

Drake’s second hometown of Houston, Texas has honored him with his own day to celebrate.

According to published reports, Drake has been given his own holiday “Drake Day” in Houston, Texas.
Drizzy says that June 10th has been confirmed as “Drake Day.” He uploaded a photograph of this document explaining “Drake Day” to his instagram.

UNCUT News Break: Drake & Lil Wayne Announce Joint Tour

Drake and Lil Wayne announce their much demanded US tour. 
The tour kicks off on August 8th in New York and will make 31 stops all over the country from Chicago to Atlanta to San Francisco, and more.
Citi card members will have access to presale tickets starting on Tuesday, June 17 at 10 a.m.  all the way through Thursday, June 19 at 10 p.m.  
Those who are not Citi card members  will be able to purchase tickets stating June 20th on 
See the full tour schedule after the break

Aug. 08 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Aug. 09 Noblesville, IN Klipsch Music Center
Aug. 10 Tinley Park, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 12 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Aug. 13 Hartford, CT XFINITY Theatre
Aug. 15 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
Aug. 16 Clarkston, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 17 Burgettstown, PA First Niagara Pavilion
Aug. 19 Forest Hills, NY Forest Hills Tennis Stadium
Aug. 21 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center
Aug. 25 Mansfield, MA Xfinity Center
Aug. 26 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
Aug. 27 Virginia Beach, VA Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach
Aug. 29 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live
Aug. 30 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
Aug. 31 Atlanta, GA Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood
Sept. 03 West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre
Sept. 04 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
Sept. 06 Austin, TX Austin360 Amphitheater
Sept. 07 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
Sept. 10 Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Sept. 11 West Valley City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
Sept. 13 Ridgefield, WA Sleep Country Amphitheatre
Sept. 14 Auburn, WA White River Amphitheatre
Sept. 16 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
Sept. 17 Wheatland, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sept. 19 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Sept. 20 Chula Vista, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sept. 22 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl
Sept. 25 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Pavilion
Sept. 27 Woodlands, TX The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion

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