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Damon Feldman, the promoter organizing the bout with the star, has confirmed that the fight will take place on 1 March

Kendrick Lamar plays down Grammys snub: 'Macklemore deserved the best rap album award'

'He went out there and hustled and grinded'

Kanye West found himself at the centre of a critical storm over the weekend after he apparently claimed to be “the next Mandela” during a radio interview

Kanye West pays $250,000 settlement to teenager he allegedly assaulted

However, the District Attorney is yet to decide whether to charge West with battery or not

Kendrick Lamar and Imagine Dragons steal the show with MAAD City/Radioactive Grammys 2014 performance

Macklemore said Kendrick deserved best rap album

'Coinye West is dead. You win Kanye': Virtual currency creators shut down website

A virtual currency that declared itself inspired by Kanye West has shut down after the rapper filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against its creators.

Bitcoin duplicate inspired by Kanye West launches to avoid legal action

Creators claim that  “the name ‘Coinye’ is intended solely as parody, not an indication or implication of endorsement or involvement"

Rapper Rick Ross has won a court battle against a former drug kingpin in order to keep his stage name

Rapper Rick Ross wins $10 million court battle against former drug kingpin to keep his name

In a real-life Cell Block 4 scenario, the hip-hop star was challenged by 'Freeway' Ricky Ross, a convicted gangster who ruled the Los Angeles drugs trade in the 1980s

Kanye West appearing in South Park yet again

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian spoofed by South Park creators

The rapper has been mocked by the hit show for a second time

Beyoncé is set to return to UK shores for ten shows early next year

Beyonce announces UK tour in 2014

The singer will play ten dates in the UK and Ireland next year

Jay Z, here performing in LA on Monday, encouraged fans to follow their dreams in a tribute to Nelson Mandela

Jay Z dedicates song to Nelson Mandela in LA

The rapper closed his Magna Carter set with a tribute to the late politician

Jay Z leads Grammy nominations at concert hosted by LL Cool J

Trailing closely behind the hip-hop superstar are Justin Timberlake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Pharrell Williams, and Kendrick Lamar

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Kanye West left the stage in a rage after only three songs

Kanye West storms off stage in Florida after three songs

The rapper shouted at his technical crew before temporarily halting the show

Professor Green arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice

The rapper has been bailed following a police investigation

A petition wants James Arthur dropped from The X Factor. But I can spot a homophobe - and this man isn't one

The barrage that greeted Arthur's warped remarks isn't helping anyone

A woman has been arrested after she drove over her boyfriend three times because he refused to take her to McDonald's.

McDonald's apologises for playing explicit rap song 'Only 17' by Rucka Rucka Ali

Wales branch played rap song that references violent prison rape and underage sex

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