by (@JordanRuntagh)

2 Chainz Sparks Up An Insanely Expensive 24 Karat Gold Joint, And Nancy Grace Fires Some Shots

The interwebz still hasn’t recovered from The Great Weed Debate, courtesy of 2 Chainz and Nancy Grace back in January. Although it was widely agreed that the rapper won the argument for weed legalization, Nancy can’t resist firing a few shots in a recent interview with Rolling Stone. She’s apparently horrified by Chainz recent appearance on GQ’s Most Expensivest Shit series, where he smoked up a gold-wrapped joint filled with marijuana valued at $800—an ounce!

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Late Bloomers: 10 Rappers Who Broke Through Later In Their Careers

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We often hear about how rap is a “young man’s sport,” but in a lot of instances this doesn’t seem to be the case. Many artist who get their shot at a young age, seem to fizzle out within the first few years of their newfound fame. Not everybody gets to drop a classic album at 20 like Nas did with Illmatic, or throw an entire label on their back at 16 like LL Cool J did with Def Jam.

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11 Rappers With Really Random Side Gigs

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Have you gotten your hands on a copy of Bun B’s coloring book? Did you stock up on Cam’ron’s Ebola masks late last year? Did you even know either of these two glorious items existed?! There’s a handful of rappers who have taken on side projects over the years, and many of them might seem bizarre or random to you. Just know that, for these rappers, they mean much so much more.

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Nancy Grace’s Interview With 2 Chainz Makes Us Think She Needs To Smoke A Blunt

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Is #Pot2Blame for Nancy Grace‘s aggressive tone in her interview from last night with 2 Chainz? The television host and former prosecutor hounded the rapper for thinking marijuana should be legalized, and while the interview revealed some solid arguments on the part of 2 Chainz, it also revealed that Grace needs to take a chill pill– and possibly smoke a blunt.

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Proof That Joe Jonas + 2 Chainz Helped VH1+SCOPE Shut Down Miami Last Week

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If you were stuck in some dreary cold place while celebs mingled with artists (and insanely rich jobless folks) in Miami last week, we’re sorry. But we have something that may help you get over your FOMO—pics from the VH1+SCOPE party including 2 Chainz, Swizz Beatz, Joe Jonas, and more. Feel free to rub on some self-tanner and brag to your friends as if you were there. Your secret’s safe with us.

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Busted Rhymes: The 20 Worst Verses In Hip Hop History

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We admit -songwriting is pretty hard, and sometimes the most part can be penning the lyrics. Sure, you can bust out a rhyming dictionary to come up with some words that scan. But having those words make sense? Ehhh, that doesn’t always come as easy. Rappers are notorious for free-styling lots of lyrical lines off the top of their head, and sometimes it can get pretty ugly…

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Robin Thicke Is “Just Happy” To Be Living The “Dream” On The Set Of “Give It 2 U”

Robin Thicke might scoop up the Moonman for Video of the Year tonight at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards for “Blurred Lines,” but it’s his new video for “Give It 2 U” that everyone can’t stop talking about. MTV News was live on the set of “Give It 2 U ft. 2 Chainz, Kendrick Lamar (Remix)” to talk to the man himself about reuniting with “Blurred Lines” director Diane Martel.

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