The hustle doesn't stop when it comes to T.I. and his family.  Tune in for a special holiday treat from the Harris family.  Get more details now.

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One of Hip Hop’s favorite couples T.I. and Tiny are celebrating the holidays by turning their hit VH1 reality show 'T.I. & Tiny Family Hustle'  into an animated special. The cartoon like the show features their entire family as they try to save Christmas after Santa goes missing.

Learn more about the Harris family special below with Tha Wire.

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In other news, SMS Audio and New York Knicks’ small forward Carmelo Anthony just partnered with 50 Cent as SMS Audio headphones new investor and adviser. On top of that, Carmelo will also serve as brand ambassador for SMS Audio Worldwide, which includes the SYNC by 50 and STREET by 50 wired and wireless headphone lines.

Ready to get this new partnership underway, 50 says he’s “excited” to have the NBA star on board.  Sharing the same excitement, Melo released a statement of his own in regard to the new partnership and said, “50 Cent approaches SMS Audio the same way I do each of my games – with focus and passion.  SMS Audio produces and markets high caliber products, delivering a sound unlike anything I have heard – I look forward to representing such an innovative global brand.”

By the way to celebrate Carmelo Anthony’s new role, check out SMSAudio.com for some great holiday deals.  So you'll know, Melo isn't the first celb to sign on with SMS.  Find out who was the first with Tha Wire below.

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Finally, 2 Chainz plans to go into the new year with a bang as he gears up to headline tour in support of his sophomore album, ‘B.O.A.T.S II: Me Time. Chainz just announced the dates for the ’2 Good to Be T.R.U. Tour,’ with opening acts Pusha T and  August Alsina.

The 2 Chainz’s two-month roadshow kicks off in Boston on Feb. 4, making stops in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and Houston.  As a matter of fact catch Chainz  live at the Bayou Music Center in H-Town March 14th.  Listen to Tha Wire below to find out when tickets go on sale.  In the meantime here's all the dates.

 

2/04 — Boston, MA @ House Of Blues
2/05 — New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom
2/07 — Chicago, IL @ Chicago Theatre
2/08 — Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom
2/10 — Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre
2/12 — Boise, ID @ Revolution Center
2/13 — Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo
2/18 — Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
2/20 — Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory
2/21 — Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium
2/22 — Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint
2/28 — Saint Louis, MO @ Chaifetz Arena
3/01 — Indianapolis, IN @ Egyptian Theatre
3/02 — Cincinnati, OH @ Bank of Kentucky
3/13 — Dallas, TX @ South Side Ballroom
3/14 — Houston, TX @ Bayou Music Center
3/17 — Saint Petersburg, FL @ Jannus Live
3/18 — Miami Beach, FL @ The Fillmore Miami Beach at The Jackie Gleason
3/20 — Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
3/22 — Upper Darby, PA @ Tower Theatre
3/24 — Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club

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