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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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Kevin Durant -- The Game Is Lying ... I Never Made $20k Bet

Kevin Durant
The Game Is Lying I Never Made $20k Bet

Kevin Durant is calling B.S. on The Game -- telling TMZ Sports he never agreed to write a $20,000 check if the rapper hit an NBA-distance 3-pointer. The controversy stems from a post Game put… READ MORE >

The Game -- I Got a Weed Scale for Sale ... And Lots of Other Crap [PHOTOS]

The Game
I Got a Weed Scale for Sale ... And Lots of Other Crap [PHOTOS]

The Game's unloading his worldly possessions, but don't go looking for cheap baby clothes or a VCR ... 'cause this garage sale is for more unique shoppers:  vintage digital weed scale,… READ MORE >

- 149 days ago
The Game -- Builds Private BBall Court ... For Kids Hoops League

The Game
Builds Private BBall Court For Kids Hoops League

Game loves the kids ... in fact, the rapper built a regulation size basketball court in his own front yard specifically for a youth basketball team he helped to fund ... TMZ Sports has… READ MORE >

- 156 days ago
The Game -- Claims Beef with 'Racist' Hollywood Club is Settled

The Game
Beef with 'Racist' Hollywood Club Settled

The Game went clubbing at Lure in Hollywood Saturday night ... the same club he accused of working with the LAPD to block out minorities -- and he insinuates they paid him off.As we previously… READ MORE >

- 160 days ago
The Game Claims LAPD And Hollywood Club are RACIST

The Game
Claims LAPD and Hollywood Club are Racist

The LAPD and a popular L.A. nightclub have joined forces to keep black people and other minorities out of L.A. nightclubs -- so claims the Game -- but the LAPD is calling BS.Game has beef with… READ MORE >

- 162 days ago
Tyrese Bout that Life -- He Drove to Vegas ... Just for Pizza ... In a $350,000 'Rolls Royce' Van

Tyrese
Bout that Life He Drove to Vegas ... Just for Pizza ... In a $350,000 'Rolls Royce' Van

Just days before throwing down at Dr. Dre's billionaire party -- Tyrese literally drove HOURS to Vegas with his pal The Game ... inside the world's first tricked-out $350,000 "Rolls Royce" van ...… READ MORE >

- 169 days ago
Game and T.I. In INTENSE Standoff with LAPD After Brutal Fight

Game and T.I.
In Intense Standoff with LAPD After Brutal Fight

The Game and T.I. were in a super-tense standoff with LAPD after a VIOLENT fight at an L.A. club early Wednesday morning.A group of guys -- who we're told are "mutual acquaintances" of both Game… READ MORE >

- 177 days ago
The Game -- I Was DeSean Jackson's Wingman ... When He Hollered At Rihanna

The Game
I Was DeSean Jackson's Wingman ... When He Hollered At Rihanna

DeSean Jackson had some serious firepower in his corner when he ran up on Rihanna this weekend -- 'cause The Game tells TMZ Sports he was there to support the NFL star as the ultimate wingman! READ MORE >

- 184 days ago
The Game -- Ex-Fiancee Claims He Told Kids, We'll Go to Jail If Mommy Squeals

The Game
Ex-Fiancee Claims He Told Kids We'll Go to Jail If Mommy Squeals

The Game battered his ex-fiancee -- then refused to let her tend to their bleeding child after an EXPLOSIVE fight at his home ... according to new legal docs filed by the rapper's ex -- something… READ MORE >

- 196 days ago
The Game -- Ordered to Stay Away from Ex-Fiancee After Alleged Attack

The Game
Ordered to Stay Away from Ex-Fiancee After Alleged Attack

The hammer just came down on The Game after he allegedly attacked his ex-fiancee during a domestic dispute last month -- TMZ has learned, the rapper has been ordered to stay at least 100 yards… READ MORE >

- 197 days ago

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