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Back in March, a Toyota commercial starring Beyoncé leaked on to the internet but was quickly taken down as it was not supposed to be released to public then. Bey shot a full campaign titled “Get Going” for the Japanese automaker which will be unveiled through a total of 3 commercials in the coming weeks. A behind the scenes video from the shoot has surfaced today.

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Lately, Nicki Minaj has been impressing everybody with her new, naturally pretty look. The crazy costumes are no where to be seen and musically, she’s trying to get back to her roots with songs like ‘Lookin A*s’ and ‘Chi-Raq’.

Nicki sat down with MTV during a promo run for new movie The Other Woman where she discussed her new look, what inspired her to go for a natural look and sound of her upcoming album which is tentatively titled The Pink Print. Oh yeah, it’s a “hell no” to songs like ‘Super Bass’ on this one.

“I went so far to the other side that there’s only one place to go from there,” Minaj told us while promoting “The Other Woman.” “You can either continue doing costumes or you can just say, ‘Hey guess what? This will shock them even more. Doing nothing will shock them even more.’”

Nicki also says we can expect a new song which sounds nothing like the above mentioned ones in a week or so.

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In addition to their respective solo albums, T.I., Jeezy and Rocko also have something special coming our way.

HHS1987 chatted with Tip’s personal DJ MLK about his ongoing and future endeavors, doing side A&R work for T.I.’s new album Paperwork and how DJs play a part in co-signing records these days. At the 12:10 mark, MLK reveals something big — T.I., Jeezy and Rocko are working on a supergroup album, although he isn’t sure when it will come out.

Watch the interview below.

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Here are the top 3 moments from episode 4 of VH1′s This Is Hot 97 which aired last night:

1. Cipha jumps at the opportunity to prank Rosenberg when Maino visits the station while Laura has trouble putting together an impromptu birthday celebration for Macklemore.

2. In an effort to help her son win a prize (and earn money for his school), Angie takes Ebro’s candy money.

3. Rosenberg learns that Cipha Sounds and Maino set him up to feel intimidated around Maino.

Previous: Episode 3

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The Dipset general has decided that 2014 was going to be his year as the Harlem native has been making move after move. After just being put on the front cover of Mass Appeal‘s 54th Issue of their magazine just a few days ago, Killa Cam announces the official release date of his long-awaited First Of The Month EP series.

Breaking the news with HipHopWired, Cam says that he will release the first of 6 EP’s on June 3rd via a new digital deal with Empire. Cam also let loose that this series will include 6 EPs where he plans to drop one of these 5-track projects each month. Along with the EPs, Cam will be releasing a 30-minute web series which is a follow up to his 2006 movie “Killa Season”

Read some quotes regarding his upcoming plans after the jump.

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Freddie Gibbs is joining forces with The Worlds Freshest aka DJ Fresh for the latest installment of The Tonite Show album series. E-40, Problem, Trae Tha Truth, Yukmouth and Sir Michael Rocks are some of the features on the LP which will hit stores on May 13th. Peep the complete 10 song track list below.

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