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Robin Thicke Breaks Down Blurred Lines, Track-By-Track (Pt. 1 of 2)

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Robin Thicke has been one of the most popular artists in the R&B game for going on a decade now, but even he would agree that his career trajectory took a significant jump when he dropped “Blurred Lines” back in March. Over the course of the last three months and change, the song has gone to #1 in 14 different countries and become the undisputed Song Of The Summer here in the United States. Tomorrow sees the release of his full-length album Blurred Lines, his sixth studio LP. We sat down with #THICKE a few days ago for the latest entry in our ongoing Track-By-Track series, and he was gracious enough to share the inspirado behind each one of the 11 songs on this collection.

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Wale Supports Anti-Bullying Efforts Through Non-Profit Saving Our Daughters

Wale Attends Saving Our Daughters Event

With all promotion and celebration around his new album The Gifted, Wale found time to visit the Bethune School in Atlanta, Georgia last week in support of Saving Our Daughters. The non-profit organization aims to spark positive activism and empower teenagers to act positively in their community, and has received celebrity support from the likes of T.I., K.Michelle, and Nas over the years.

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T.I. Rocks “Whatever You Like” In A Previously Unreleased Performance Of Storytellers

In honor of T.I. Father’s Day Weekend, we’ve liberated a clip of T.I.’s 2008 hit, “Whatever You Like” from the VH1 Storytellers vaults! In this previously unreleased performance, the King of the South keeps the crowd in a two-step, dancing to the infectious melody. Read more…

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Tip + Tiny Open Up About The Music Industry Gems They Drop On Their Kids

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T.I. and his former Xscape-member wife Tameka have a combined 36 years worth of music industry experience under their belts, so it should be no surprise that they now have offspring who’ve decided to follow in their footsteps. In an exclusive interview with the Family Hustle stars, the celebrity couple and their kids reveal what it’s like to tackle entertainment’s ups and downs.

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The Harris Family Photo Archives: Taking A Look Back With T.I. + Tiny

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In an age when digital photography is a smartphone click away, it’s easy to forget that keeping visual memories wasn’t always so simple. Luckily for us, T.I. and Tiny have been wise about archiving their family photos, and in celebration of Father’s Day 2013, have offered to share snapshots from their personal collection.

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When It Comes To Discipline, T.I. + Tiny Don’t Always Share The Same Philosophy

T.I. and Tiny run a tight parenting ship in the ATL. In honor of our T.I. Father’s Day Weekend celebration, we asked the parents who’s the good cop and who’s the bad cop when it comes to doling out discipline.

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T.I. Rips “Live Your Life” In A Previously Unreleased Performance Of Storytellers

T.I. blessed the VH1 Storytellers stage in 2010, but two of his performances were never televised. In honor of T.I. Father’s Day Weekend, we’re liberating those performances today and Sunday. Read more…

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Major Steals The Shine In His Dad T.I.’s “Hello” Featuring CeeLo

T.I.‘s Family Hustle is expanding in a Major way. Pun intended. For the Marc Klasfeld visuals to “Hello” featuring CeeLo he’s brought along the whole clan to star in their very own T.I. style western.

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Robin Thicke On His Controversial “Blurred Lines” Video: ‘I Just Wanted To Break Every Rule’

Robin Thicke‘s recent collaboration with Pharrell Williams and T.I., “Blurred Lines,” is arguably the most buzzed about video of 2013 thus far. So, naturally, when he popped by VH1 headquarters last week, we asked him TONS of questions about the evolution of both the song and the video:

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Bring Em Out, Bring Em Out: T.I.’s Top 20 Songs

T.I.'s 20 Best Songs

Have you been watching this season of T.I. And Tiny: The Family Hustle? You should be. Tip’s parenting skills are on point, whether it’s encouraging his pack to diversify their hobbies or reminding them that the “gangster” lifestyle is not something they necessarily want to emulate. Although we’re seeing the casual, off-duty T.I.– a man who is responsible for bedtime and keeping his brood healthy–on screen that doesn’t mean we’ve forgotten about his collection of hits that remain in steady rotation.

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