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August 20, 1999 | EMORY HOLMES II, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The celebration of the fresh, rebellious culture and sound of urban, (mostly) African American youth known as "hip-hop" will be honored for the first time on network television with tonight's premiere of "The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards" on UPN. Even though hip-hop has emerged in the U.S.
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August 24, 2000 | GEOFF BOUCHER and RICHARD WINTON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
A day after the rap world's marquee awards event was cut short by a chaotic brawl, Pasadena police announced Wednesday that they were seeking Bay Area rapper E-40 as the suspect in a felony assault that left a 29-year-old rival briefly hospitalized with face injuries.
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ENTERTAINMENT
June 29, 2000 | LISA BOONE
POP/ROCK Arista Star Stays Put: Carlos Santana will remain on the Arista Records roster, even as his longtime friend Clive Davis is replaced Saturday as president of the label by Antonio "L.A." Reid, a representative for the musician confirmed Wednesday. Many in the music industry had assumed that Santana would move with Davis, who played a key role in the production of Santana's blockbuster comeback album "Supernatural," to Davis' new label.
ENTERTAINMENT
June 29, 2000 | LISA BOONE
POP/ROCK Arista Star Stays Put: Carlos Santana will remain on the Arista Records roster, even as his longtime friend Clive Davis is replaced Saturday as president of the label by Antonio "L.A." Reid, a representative for the musician confirmed Wednesday. Many in the music industry had assumed that Santana would move with Davis, who played a key role in the production of Santana's blockbuster comeback album "Supernatural," to Davis' new label.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 24, 2000 | GEOFF BOUCHER and RICHARD WINTON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
A day after the rap world's marquee awards event was cut short by a chaotic brawl, Pasadena police announced Wednesday that they were seeking Bay Area rapper E-40 as the suspect in a felony assault that left a 29-year-old rival briefly hospitalized with face injuries.
ENTERTAINMENT
August 28, 2001 | STEVEN LINAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Large groups of people--men, women and children--stand around pointing fingers, sticking out their tongues and laughing at one another for 20 minutes each day. And they think of it as therapy. This growing phenomenon is explored in "The Laughing Club of India," an amusingly odd and offbeat documentary proposing the theory that laughter indeed is the best medicine.
ENTERTAINMENT
August 30, 2001 | Elaine Dutka
POP MUSIC Jill Scott Receives Three Soul Train Awards Newcomer Jill Scott captured three awards, including entertainer of the year, at the seventh annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards. Several entertainers at Tuesday night's event dedicated their performances and awards to up-and-coming singer Aaliyah, who was killed with eight others in a plane crash in the Bahamas on Saturday.
NEWS
May 6, 2001 | GREG BRAXTON, Times Staff Writer
The tag line for MTV's new rap-flavored version of Bizet's "Carmen" is not "This is not your father's 'Carmen.' " But it very well could have been. With a bass-heavy beat and a rhythmic flow accompanied by eye-popping visuals and a cast heavy with today's top urban music stars, MTV on Tuesday will raise the curtain on "MTV's Hip Hopera: Carmen," the latest and perhaps most revolutionary version of the classic opera about the seductive femme fatale.
ENTERTAINMENT
August 20, 1999 | EMORY HOLMES II, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The celebration of the fresh, rebellious culture and sound of urban, (mostly) African American youth known as "hip-hop" will be honored for the first time on network television with tonight's premiere of "The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards" on UPN. Even though hip-hop has emerged in the U.S.
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