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Martin Shkreli exits a Brooklyn courthouse after the jury issued a verdict in his case for securities fraud. Shkreli is selling a one-of-a-kind album from the Wu-Tang Clan he purchased in 2015. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Tank and the Bangas inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Galea McGregor /WXPN hide caption

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Tank And The Bangas On World Cafe

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Kendrick Lamar won Video of the Year and Best Hip Hop Video, among four other prizes, at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images hide caption

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Kendrick Lamar Wins Big In The VMAs' Jarring Jumble Of Moments

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Stretch Armstrong (right) aka Adrian Bartos and Bobbito (left) aka Robert Garcia Nickolai Hammar/NPR hide caption

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Stretch & Bobbito On World Cafe

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