Queen Barb Nicki Minaj has teamed up with Dr. Dre to create her own Beats by Dre Pink Pill portable speaker.   Nicki said, “It’s something I actually use. It’s a little tiny speaker that I can travel with yet the sound is incredibly loud and rich.”

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The Young Money femcee recently shot a commercial for Beats by Dre Pink Pill, which also features the hilarious DeRay Davis.  Look for the ad to make it’s debut on ‘American Idol‘ on April 10.  However, here's what happened behind the scenes.

For more details about how you can get Nicki's new speak and how much it costs, listen to Tha Wire below.  Plus get the scoop on when she's launching her new clothing line.


In other news, Jay-Z is adding sports agent to his resume' as he added yet another high profile player to his new-found sports management company Roc Nation Sports.  This so happens to be the second big name athlete to sign with Hov's new company in a week, after Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano inked his deal.

In case you were wondering, no Jay-Z is not a licensed sports agent...yet.  Find out who recently signed to Jay's Roc Nation Sports and learn what role Hov will play in his new clients lives.  All the details are below with Tha Wire.

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Finally,  the 90's influential Hip-Hop group De La Soul hasn’t dropped an album since their 2004 The Grind Date .  But that may change in the very near future as Pos, Dave, and Maseo are now ready to make a comeback.  Plus this year the group celebrates their 25th anniversary. To commemorate this special occasion, their going release a new song every month.

The first single comes out next week and the music video is already done.  Get all the details now.  Here's a look at a throwback from legendary rap group.

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