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GAME RELEASES NEW TRACK 'DON'T SHOOT'

theGRIO REPORT - While J. Cole was among the first rappers to address Ferguson and the shooting death of 18-year-old Mike Brown on record, the majority of the hip hop community has been relatively silent... Cali emcee Game aims to change that...

Nelly joins Ferguson protests

theGRIO REPORT - Rapper and native to St. Louis Nelly, has been under heavy scrutiny, mainly from social media and #blacktwitter for his delayed response to the Ferguson protest following the killing of unarmed teen, Michael Brown...