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According to a press release, We Are Live Entertainment, a national concert and tour producer is BACK AND BIGGER THAN EVER with the announcement of the highly anticipated Legendz of the Streetz Tour, (formally Feed the Streetz).

The iconic tour is co-headlined by Rick Ross, Jeezy, Gucci Mane, and 2 Chainz, and recently added Gucci Mane, along with special guests Fabolous, Lil Kim, Trina, and Boosie Badazz; with DJ Drama slated as the official tour DJ for most stops.

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For the first time in history and fresh off Verzuz, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Jeezy, Gucci Mane, Trina, and Fabolous, alongside the aforementioned "legendz", will embark on a nationwide tour together.

The tour is shaping up to be one of the most iconic and memorable events in hip-hop history.

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Combined, the superstar lineup has sold over 100,000,000 albums worldwide and produced hundreds of chart-topping hits such as "Stay Schemin", "Soul Survivor", "Lemonade", "Ball Drop", "Quiet Storm", "I'm Different", "Wipe Me Down" and many more.

Legendz of the Streetz Tour is produced by We Are Live Entertainment, led by brothers Lin Rowe and Jerry Schools.

"This is an opportunity for hip-hop fans across the country to experience something monumental, the likes of which has never been done before," states Rowe. "Our goal is to make history with our productions, and I believe we hit the mark with this one."

Emerging from a year of challenges that impacted their official launch, the new name better reflects We Are Live Entertainment's vision for this tour. The Legendz of the Streetz Tour is all about power, influence, and success; evoking a very specific era in time that amplified the black culture in an unapologetic way.

Jerry Schools added, "Rebranding the tour was necessary to better reflect our intent to pay homage to hip-hop culture and celebrate a group of legendary artists."

The Legendz of the Streetz Tour will officially kick off Thursday, September 30th, in Augusta, GA followed by a show in Atlanta, GA, on October 1st, 2021 during the BET Hip Hop Awards weekend.
 
Legendz of the Streetz Tour Dates:

Thursday, September 30 - Augusta, GA - James Brown Arena^
Friday, October 1 - Atlanta, GA - State Farm Arena*
Saturday, October 2 - Greensboro, NC - Greensboro Coliseum Complex*
Sunday, October 3 - Baltimore, MD - Royal Farms Arena*
Friday, October 8 - New Orleans, LA - Smoothie King Center*
Saturday, October 9 - Houston, TX - Toyota Center*
Sunday, October 10 - Dallas, TX - American Airlines Center*
Friday, October 15 - Miami, FL - BB&T Center^
Saturday, October 16 - Jacksonville, FL - VyStar Veterans Arena^
Sunday, October 17 - Tampa, FL - Amalie Arena^
Friday, October 22 - Memphis, TN - FedEx Forum^

*with Lil Kim

^with Trina

** More dates to be added
 
Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster.com. For additional information about The Legendz of the Streetz Tour, please visit: www.weareliveent.com.

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5 people were shot outside the Marquette Lounge in west Atlanta on Labor Day.

The Marquette Lounge is a popular ghey bar that hosted a Black ghey Pride party on Monday, Sept. 6.

The gunshots sent Black Pride attendees scattering into the neighborhood around Proctor Street and Joseph E. Lowery Boulevard, according to Channel 2 Action News.

Some of the victims were transported to area hospitals in ambulances and in private vehicles.

The Black Pride party was scheduled to end at 6 a.m. and Rapper Lil Kim performed earlier in the night. She was not among the injured..

According to WSB's Kristin Holloway, a fight occurred outside the lounge and a man fired a shot into the air and then into the crowd.

Atlanta police are investigating whether the drive-by was a hate crime.

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Beyonce and Jay-Z were spotted after dining at separate restaurants on the West Coast. Beyonce wore a white face mask as she was seen exiting Nobu after having lunch with her daughter Blue Ivy in Malibu. Don't Bey and Blue wear the best lacefront wigs that many can buy?

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Meanwhile, Beyonce's husband Jay Z was seen leaving Giorgio Baldi in Santa Monica later that night. The retired rapper rocked a black velvet bomber jacket, shorts, and white shoes paired with a blue cap as he stepped out for a dinner with friends.
 

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Rihanna was a vision of loveliness in a colorful island-Inspired summer tunic which she wore over denim cutoffs at Bristol Farms in Beverly Hills.
 

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Reality TV star and Instagram model Draya Michele showed off her shapely legs as she and her current boyfriend, Tyrod Taylor enjoyed a lunch date at Nobu in Malibu. Tyrod is news worthy because he plays quarterback for the LA Chargers NFL team. The happy couple was spotted at a nearby gas station where Tyrod is pictured pumping gas while flirting with his curvy girlfriend Draya. Shortly afterward, they arrived for lunch at Nobu, where Beyonce and her daughter, Blue Ivy were lunching. Draya rocked an ensemble from the House of CB that includes a brown spaghetti strap top with a tight turquoise mini skirt which she matched with a pair of brown ankle strap heels.
 

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Lala Anthony grabbed lunch with a friend at Cipriani restaurant in New York City. Lala was all smiles as she took selfies of her male friend. After lunch, the gentleman walked her to her waiting Uber.
 

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Kylie Jenner looked cool in a technicolor body suit as she stepped out for dinner with friends and sister Kendall Jenner at Nobu in West Hollywood. Kylie's SUV was almost struck by a car during an auto accident while she was inside the restaurant, according to BACKGRID.com.
 

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Lil' Kim looked gorgeous in blue as she posed for photos after leaving the Barclays Center where she performed at halftime for the Brooklyn Nets.

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Rapper Lil Kim was spotted doing some early morning retail therapy at Balmain on Melrose Place after a night of partying at Floyd Mayweather's 43rd birthday bash in Hollywood.

The iconic rapper is in heavy demand for appearances at music festivals. The mom-of-one is booked to appear at Snoop Dogg's Lovers & Friends music festival. Lil Kim took to social media to announce "The check has cleared."

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The 44-year-old "Get Money" rapper is also booked to perform at Atlanta Funk Fest 2020 on the weekend of May 29 and 30. Kim is on the bill alongside Missy Elliott, Ludacris, Xscape, T.I., The-Dream, Bobby V, Tweet and more.

Tickets are available at the Funk Fest website or call 1-800-514-3849.

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Lil Kim is not at all insulted that Beyonce Knowles-Carter has repeatedly jacked her "Queen Bee" alias over the years.

The original Queen Bee says the hotel lobby singer is welcome to call herself "queen bey" because she's earned the title.

"I feel like Beyonce rightfully so has the right to call herself Queen Bee as well. Her name is Bey-once."

 

The 45-year-old Brooklyn MC was honored when Beyonce and her husband, Jay-Z, dressed up as her and Notorious BIG for Halloween in 2017.

"Lil Kim Appreciation. Hip Hop would not be the same without our original Queen B," Kim wrote on her website.

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But Kim has no love for Beyonce's "disrespectful" fans.

"I feel like some of her fans that's disrespectful. 'Cause some of them be like 'Y'all both the queen bees.' Some of her fans are so respectful and some of them just give it up. 'Cause she even did. She was like the original Queen Bey, and that was love to me."

Kim says she was the original beehive before Beyonce's fans jacked it.

"That was me, and then I had a group… That was my whole thing. I was the beehive. My fans kind of adapted the name. It's so funny because even back then my fans would run up like, 'I'm beehive! I'm a part of the beehive!' They would be following me and they would all come to my concerts, and they would wear shirts with the bees on them and say they were the beehive.

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Lil Kim's debut studio album, Hard Core (1996), set the standard for female rappers from MC Lyte to Nicki Minaj to follow. The album was certified double platinum and sold over 6 million copies.

It was on her debut album that Kim first referenced herself as the "bee" in her single "Queen Bitch".

"You wanna bumble with the bee?" She rapped on Puff Daddy's all-star track "All About The Benjamins" in 1997.

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But Kim says she doesn't mind Beyonce laying claim to the queen bee title because Kim prefers the title "icon".

"Oh my goodness, I love the word icon," Kim told The NY Post after receiving the I Am Hip Hop Award for career achievement at the BET Hip Hop Awards last month. "I love it. I embrace it. I'm happy to own it. I like inspiring other women. I love it — 'cause other women have inspired me."

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Lil Kim exchanged a few words with anti-fur PETA activists who waited to ambush the Queen Bee outside the AOL Build Series event in New York City on Tuesday. As she stepped out of her limo, the 45-year-old NY native told one PETA activist to "Back up!”
 

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The activists carried a sign that read: "LIL KIM ANIMAL ABUSER" and a poster that shows a slaughtered animal. "Animals get electrocuted!… Lil Kim stop wearing fur!" the female protester yelled at the rapper. As they moved closer to Kim, she repeated, "Back up, back up, back up, back up!" Lil Kim was held back by one of her bodyguards before fur and nails flew.
 

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What FUPA? Halle Berry, 53, showed off her trim figure after working out with her personal trainer at a gym in New York City on Tuesday.
 

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Janet Jackson, 53, is ready for fall as she rocked an orange bomber puffer jacket and black baggy pants with platform sneakers as she headed to catch her flight out of JFK airport in NYC.
 

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Cardi B was spotted out and about in West Hollywood on Tuesday. The rapper dressed conservatively in a white mini skirt with a powder blue cropped top, brown leather boots and topped it off with a chic matching beret. What do you think of Cardi's new look?
 

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Kelly Rowland was seen heading to the gym for a workout. Kelly was all smiles as she jogged to her car before heading to her workout. The 38-year-old Aquarius wore a black DOGPOUND sweatshirt and black leggings with black Nike sneakers. She didn't confirm rumors that she split from Tim Weatherspoon, her husband of 5 years, and the father of her only child, Titan, 4.
 

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Amber Rose is still pregnant. The 35-year-old mom-of-2 stepped out with her boyfriend Alexander Edwards for some wig shopping at a beauty supply store in Studio City, California on Tuesday. A spy said Alexander helped her pick out the perfect wig. The socialite wore an animal print dress paired with black Nike Shox sneakers.

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Andy Cohen's guest list for his late night talk show is getting shorter after he banned a number of guests from ever coming back on his show. The sensitive host of Bravo TV's 'Watch What Happens Live!' revealed he's banned a number of stars because they're "not worth the trouble".

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Rap icon Lil Kim, and socialites Karrueche Tran and Paris Hilton walked the runway at "The Blonds" Autumn/Winter 2019-20 Collection runway show during New York Fashion Week on Tuesday, Feb. 12.

The Blonds runway show made NYFW history by featuring some transgender models.

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