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Missy Elliott and Timbaland fans have a lot to look forward to this summer. Timbaland tells MTV News they plan on releasing solo albums on the same day in June. He says they will also release their first singles at the same time, although a debut date for the tracks has yet to be revealed. The famed hip-hop producer adds that they didn’t want to get too far ahead of one another while putting together their solo projects, so they decided to work on their albums “at the same time.”

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Young Money’s Corey Gunz Arrested With Loaded Gun

 Young Money rapper Corey Gunz is facing weapons charges in New York. Corey’s father, veteran rapper Peter Gunz, tells MTV News that his son was arrested on Saturday afternoon in the Bronx. Peter says the details are still “sketchy,” but explains that police found a “loaded gun in his knapsack.” Peter says it was “definitely an illegal search,” adding that he was heartbroken when he saw Corey sitting in a jail cell with handcuffs on. While this is Corey’s first run-in with the law, Peter says he’s worried because his son is likely facing “mandatory jail time.”

Corey Gunz signed with Lil Wayne’s Young Money in 2010. He was featured on Wayne’s hit single “6 Foot 7 Foot,” and has dropped numerous mixtapes. Here’s Cory Gunz – Militia Gang (Official Video) latesthoodvids

While most people prefer loose tracksuit pants and T-shirts for gym  exercise, Rihanna appears to have different choices.  She recently shared a couple of pictures of herself in the gym in Hawaii where she’s on vacation.

The pictures show that she was only wearing a tiny white bikini posing on a cross trainer.  She wore triangle two-piece with a pair of huge sunglasses, something you’d expect on the beaches.  She tweeted this picture of herself saying “Ha ha, come tap this @Khloekardashian!!!

She also tweeted a couple of other shots that show her messing around with her friends in the hot bikini. When fans asked on twitter how she managed to look that hot, she tweeted, “Angles/Lighting/Photoshop 🙂 “

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How does Will Ferrell feel about “N**gas In Paris”?

 

He feels ecstatic, elated, and for the most part he’s been cracking up!

Jay-Z and Kanye Wests latest hit titled, N**gas In Paris features a few samples from Will Ferrell and Jon Heder’s 2007 hit comedy,”Blades Of Glory” .

 

The track begins with Chazz Micheal Micheals (Ferrell) saying “We’re gonna skate to one song and one song only” which comes from one of the funniest scenes in the movie.  READ MORE

Lil Wayne Wants To Be Las Vegas’ First Hip-Hop Act

Sin City better start making room for Lil Wayne. The hip-hop heavyweight tells MTV News he would love to one day follow in the footsteps of artists like Elton John and Celine Dion and land a regular gig in Las Vegas. Weezy says being Vegas’ first rap act is definitely part of his “plan,” although he doesn’t want to make the move until “later on down the line.”

Fans all over the country will be getting another opportunity to see Wayne perform this summer. He’s kicking off the second leg of his “I Am Music Two Tour” next month. Lil Wayne says he’d like to perform “forever,” adding that even when he’s 50 he will probably be looking for some tour dates.
Lil Wayne’s “I Am Music Two Tour” will begin on July 13th with a show in Hartford, Connecticut. The rap star will also be dropping his new album, “Tha Carter Four,” on August 29th.