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The Game

Jayceon Terrell Taylor (born November 29, 1979), known by his stage name Game, formerly The Game, is an American rapper, entrepreneur, record producer and actor. Game is best known as a rapper in the West Coast hip hop scene, and for being one of Dr. Dre's most notable protégés. Born in Los Angeles, California, he released his first mixtape You Know What It Is Vol. 1 in 2002, and landed a record deal with the independent label Get Low Recordz owned by JT the Bigga Figga. Game's mixtape reached the hands of Sean Combs, founder of Bad Boy Records, who originally was on the verge of signing him to his label. Five months later, he was discovered by Dr. Dre who listened to the mixtape and signed him to his Aftermath Entertainment label in 2003. He rose to fame in 2005 with the success of his debut album The Documentary (2005) and Doctor's Advocate (2006). The Recording Industry Association of America certified his album The Documentary double platinum in March 2005 and it has sold over five million copies worldwide. A dying genre in the 2000s, Game is considered to be a driving force in bringing back the West Coast hip hop scene into the mainstream and competing with many of his East

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The Game -- Dating Show Crew Strikes ... Our Lives Are in Danger!!!

The Game
Dating Show Crew Strikes Our Lives are in Danger!!!

The Game had his dating show derailed a few days ago when his TV crew went on strike after the rapper pulled a loaded gun when cameras were rolling ... sources tell TMZ. Game is doing a show… READ MORE >

The Game -- Happy to Make You a Meal, Kids ... Fries Included (TMZ TV)

The Game
Happy to Make You a Meal, Kids ... Fries Included! [TMZ TV]

The Game surprised kids at a McDonalds in Ferguson, Missouri by showing up, and buying 100 happy meals for the crowd -- but instead of bailing after picking up the… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
The Game -- This Is How We Do ... At McDonald's Drive-Thru!

The Game
This Is How We Do At Mickey D's Drive-Thru!

One hundred kids in Ferguson, Missouri got the thrill of a lifetime when they got free McDonald's Happy Meals ... courtesy of The Game.  The Compton rapper… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
The Game -- It Pays to Be His Fan ... Cold Hard Cash! (PHOTO)

The Game
It Pays to Be His Fan ... Cold Hard Cash!

The mother of a 7-year-old boy managed to score the kid a sick birthday gift ... courtesy of The Game. Darkima Johnson tells TMZ she was with her son Jaden last Thursday to celebrate his 7th… READ MORE >

- 15 days ago
Young Thug -- Still Talking Smack to Lil Wayne & Game ... After JoJo Capone Peace Treaty (VIDEO)

Young Thug
Still Talking Smack to Weezy After Capone Peace Treaty

Rapper JoJo Capone thought he'd squashed the beef between The Game and Young Thug by using just 2 words -- love and respect -- but now it looks like one of… READ MORE >

- 18 days ago
The Game & Young Thug -- Beef Squashed ... A Capone Saves the Day

The Game & Young Thug
Beef Squashed A Capone Saves the Day

The Game and Young Thug put an end to their beef before anyone got shot ... and the truce was put together by a mutual friend ... with some major street cred. Rapper JoJo Capone tells… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago
Young Thug -- I'm Coming to L.A. ... The Game's Gun Threats Don't Scare Me

Young Thug
I'm Coming to L.A. The Game's Gun Threats Don't Scare Me

Threats are already flying between Young Thug and The Game -- but bullets could be next because Thug is REFUSING to change his upcoming plans to visit Game's turf.… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
The Game -- Making it Rain Lawsuits ... Gets #2 for Basketball Brawl

The Game
Making it Rain Lawsuits ... Gets #2 For Hoops Brawl

That punch The Game threw during a basketball game keeps getting him in more trouble -- he just got slapped with a second lawsuit ... this one from the guy who tried to serve him with… READ MORE >

- 34 days ago
The Game -- Cops and I Don't Mix Well (VIDEO)

The Game
Cops and I Don't Mix Well

The Game is in chill mode, temporarily hanging up his basketball jersey and definitely staying clear of cops on the court. Game's had his troubles lately on the… READ MORE >

- 37 days ago
The Game -- Allegedly Attacks Another Guy Connected to Basketball Brawl

The Game
Allegedly Attacks Another Guy Connected to Basketball Brawl

The Game allegedly attacked a photog who was part of a team serving him with a lawsuit for allegedly assaulting a cop ... lots of allegeds here. TMZ broke the story… READ MORE >

- 44 days ago

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