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Oprah Winfrey Doesn’t Care About Hip-Hop?

Oprah Winfrey Doesn't Care About Hip-Hop?

Someone with a current beef among the hip-hop community is none other than everyone’s favorite TV millionaire/book fan, Oprah Winfrey… or does she? Rappers such as Ludacris, 50 Cent, and Ice Cube have been vocal in recent months as saying that Winfrey doesn’t like to promote hip-hop artists via her many media outlets. But, at L.A. Reid’s recent birthday party, Winfrey has gone on record to try and reverse such criticism:

“I am a woman who has worked very hard for my status in the world and as a human being,” she added. “I don’t want to be marginalized by music or any form of art. … I feel rap is a form of expression, as is jazz. I’m not opposed to rap. I’m opposed to being marginalized as a woman.”

Get the full scoop here, via MTV. And speaking of “beefs” and hip-hop, Kanye West recently revealed to Blender magazine that his new remix of the Ghostface song, “Back Like That,” will feature the pretty brilliant lyric: “She ordered Kobe beef like Shaquille O’Neal.”

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