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Big Sean and Ariana Grande

Big Sean Joins Ariana Grande on Honeymoon Tour in His Hometown of Detroit

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The Detroit stop for Ariana Grande's Honeymoon Tour wouldn't be right without an appearance from her Dark Sky Paradise boyfriend, Big Sean. Saturday night (March 7) the rapper joined Grande on stage as she performed in his hometown.READ MORE

Eminem

Big Sean Says 'Detroit Vs. Everybody' Music Video with Eminem Is Happening

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When Eminem, Big Sean and the rest of his Motor City crew dropped "Detroit Vs. Everybody" to promote their "Shady XV" compilation this fall, it sparked some regional pride and even engendered a response from the East. But fans were not necessarily expecting an official music video, especially after Em's viral cypher. Collaborator Big Sean recently spoke with Hip Hop DX about his forthcoming project, and hinted that (1) Shady might be on his new album and (2) there is a video coming for "Everybody." "It's possible," Sean said of the Em collab. "This ['Detroit Vs. Everybody'] was the first collab. I want people to really — we shooting a video for it, too, by the way. Coming up."READ MORE

Ford Motor Plant

Kevin Saunderson -- Detroit Techno Pioneer -- Uses Ford Motor Plant Samples In New Music

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"It's hard to say what it will be used for," Kevin Saunderson told The Detroit News. "You take samples, put it in the machine, and you never know what vibes it might bring. It could bring nothing, it could bring something amazing."READ MORE

Jeezy

Jeezy Delivers an Encouraging Speech to Youths at Juvenile Detention Center [WATCH]

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Jeezy made a special stop in Detroit yesterday, Nov. 8, but instead of performing his music, the rapper delivered words of encouragement to youths at the Wayne County Juvenile Detention Center. According to "Vibe," Jeezy said he sympathized with the those children and teenagers, aged 8 to 19, who were incarcerated. "I had my share of trouble. I been in detention centers around the world. I was in alternative school, the whole nine," he said. "But once you get to a certain age, you realize that life is bigger than what your surroundings are."READ MORE

Jack White

Jack White Says 'Cynical Environment' Of Detroit Led To Nashville Move In Upcoming Interview [WATCH]

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Jack White grew up in Detroit, a city that helped launch The White Stripes, but he cites the area's "cynical environment" as a reason for relocating to Nashville in a recent interview.READ MORE

Dick Wagner

Dick Wagner: Famed Reed, Cooper Guitarist Dead At 71

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Famed guitarist Dick Wagner died of respiratory failure this morning in Scottsdale, Ariz. at 71 years old today.READ MORE

Rick Ross

Rick Ross Turned Away At Detroit’s Summer Jamz 17 By ‘Human Blockade’ And Death Threats

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Famed rapper Rick Ross found himself getting a not so welcoming greeting when he showed up at Detroit’s 107.5 FM Summer Jamz 17. While the artist was slated to perform at this past Saturday’s event, he was denied entry due to a large mob of people who refused to let him in.READ MORE

Everyone knows Eminem is

Eminem and Fellow Detroit Rappers Boost City's Music Industry and Employment, Says Economic Report

Genres 11:45AM EDT

Can the music industry in Detroit save the city from the struggles of the American industry, the the town's bankruptcy and its $18 billion debt? No, unfortunately, probably not. But music is one of the most successful markets in Michigan's largest city, a report by the Anderson Economic Group found.READ MORE

Danny Brown and Big Sean Squash Beef After 'Talking Like Men'

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Big Sean and Danny Brown have appeared to squash their beef, meaning that the Detroit hip-hop scene can rest easy for now.READ MORE

Justin Bieber Tour: Pop Star Covers Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' at Detroit Concert...Unsuccessfully [WATCH]

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Beliebers didn't mind, but the rest of the world collectively groaned when Justin Bieber attempted to cover Eminem's "Lose Yourself" while performing in Detroit. READ MORE

'American Idol' 2013: Auditions Draw Nearly 8,000 Participants to Ford Field

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Despite dropping ratings and an air of ambiguity surround the show's upcoming thirteenth season, applicants came in droves to try to earn a spot on "American Idol" when tryouts came to Detroit's Ford Field. It was the third session of auditions, with two having taken place already in Salt Lake City and San Francisco. READ MORE

Eminem

Eminem and Ninja from Die Antwoord Were First Choices for 'Elysium' Director Neill Blomkamp Over Matt Damon

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Neil Blomkamp had some less traditional actors in mind before casting Matt Damon in his new movie "Elysium," including rappers Eminem and Ninja. READ MORE

Eminem Protégé Sklyar Grey 'Back From The Dead' NEW MUSIC [DOWNLOAD] [LISTEN]: Skylar Grey Drops Single Featuring Big Sean And Travis Barker, Slim Shady To Executive Produce Debut Solo Project

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Soulful singer songwriter Skylar Grey is finally ready to come from behind the scenes and release her debut album. Skylar, the protégé of Detroit native rapper Eminem, released her latest single "Back From the Dead," featuring Big Sean and Travis Barker...READ MORE

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