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MultiHop Highlights DRAKE TO BATTLE MURDA MOOK

In February of this year, Murda Mook & Drake came close to battling, but Drizzy backed out at the last minute according to Mook. This weekend, while attending Smack/URL’s “Night of Main Events 5″ in New York on Saturday night, Drake was asked, once again, about going up against Murda Mook.

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MultiHop HighLights Drake’s ‘I Like It Like This’ Sotheby’s Exhibit

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“I Like It Like This, presented by S|2 in collaboration with Drake, is a celebration of Black-American contemporary artists.
 I Like It Like This, the “selling exhibition” at Sotheby’s that pairs contemporary art made by black artists with songs picked by Drake
The exhibit features about 20 works from renowned Blacks artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Rashid Johnson, Kara Walker and Wangechi Mutu and Kehinde Wiley. (Visitors can hear the songs at listening stations adjacent to the works.)

Songs like Kendrick Lamar’s “Fuck Your Ethnicity” and ILoveMakonnen’s “Rumors” are paired with paintings, sculptures, and abstract artwork throughout the S:2 gallery.

Drake’s curated “I Like It Like This” collection will be on view through June 12 at the Sotheby’s NYC headquarters.

Check out some artwork from the exhibition below:

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Canada Lauches Searchlight 2014 Competition

Toronto, ON – CBC Music just launched its Searchlight 2014 competition to connect fans with their favorite up-and-coming Canadian rap/r&b/rock artists. It’s a contest to give some shine – and some sweepstakes – to some of the best in Canada. As a fan, you can place 10 votes per region each day to help narrow down the competition to the semi-finals.

The grand prize winner receives $20,000 worth of music equipment from Yamaha Music Canada, a professional recording with CBC Music, and an opening spot on a high-profile music showcase.