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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 -- I'm a Pot-Smokin' Tax Fraud!

The Game
I'm a Pot-Smokin' Tax Fraud!

Writing off medical marijuana is totally legit ... so claims The Game -- problem is he's wrong ... and the IRS says its AGAINST THE LAW!Game was at the Nokia Theater Saturday night in L.A. when he… READ MORE >

Cops SHUT DOWN Adrienne Maloof's Christmas Party!

Adrienne Maloof
Cops SHUT DOWN XMAS PARTY!

Adrienne Maloof is too popular for her own good -- she invited WAY too many people to her XMAS party last night and the cops put the kibosh on the shindig.The line for the party inside Mulholland… READ MORE >

- 275 days ago
The Game -- Joining Forces with Gang Leaders to Pay for Boy's Funeral

The Game
Joining Forces with Gang Leaders To Pay for Boy's Funeral

Rapper The Game is raising money to pay for the funeral of a 7-year-old boy killed during a shooting in L.A. this week -- a crime that's suspected to be gang-related -- and the irony ... Game… READ MORE >

- 290 days ago
The Game -- BLOODY GIRL FIGHT ... After Nightclub Twerk-Off

The Game
BLOODY GIRL FIGHT After Nightclub Twerk-Off

A night of innocent booty shaking turned VIOLENT at The Game's birthday party in L.A. last night -- when several women straight up BRAWLED in the street ... and TMZ has the footage. It all went… READ MORE >

- 297 days ago
The Game -- $40k Diamond Bonanza ... Hey, I'm With CASH MONEY Now

The Game
$40k Diamond Bonanza Hey, I'm With CASH MONEY Now

The Game is taking his new deal with Cash Money Records to heart ... 'cause right after he signed his contract, the rapper dropped $40,000 on celebratory jewelry for himself AND his new boss, TMZ… READ MORE >

- 341 days ago
The Game -- Goes on Attack Against Photogs for Khloe Kardashian ... 'You Thought Kanye Was a Problem?'

The Game
Attacks Paps for Khloe K 'You Thought Kanye Was a Problem?'

The Game lashed out -- threatening to go all Kanye on paps last night -- and it was all in defense of Khloe Kardashian.Khloe and Game were getting swarmed as they walked out of Tru Nightclub --… READ MORE >

- 347 days ago
Khloe Kardashian Hits the Clubs

Khloe Kardashian
Hits the Clubs

Khloe Kardashian went clubbing last night ... and a security guard went clubbing too ... clubbing photogs.Sources inside Tru nightclub in Hollywood tell TMZ ... Khloe was hanging out with The Game… READ MORE >

- 361 days ago
Drake & The Game -- We'll Help Pay for Funerals ... After 5 Kids Die In Tragic Ohio Housefire

Drake & The Game
We'll Help Pay for Funerals After 5 Kids Die In Tragic Ohio Housefire

Drake and The Game are teaming up to help cover funeral costs for 6 people -- including 5 young siblings -- who died in a tragic house fire in Ohio ... even though the rappers didn't know the… READ MORE >

- 368 days ago
Snoop Lion -- I'm Donating to 6-Year-Old's Funeral Too ... 'We Need to Come Together'

Snoop Lion
I'm Donating to 6-Year-Old's Funeral Too 'We Need to Come Together'

Snoop Lion TO THE RESCUE -- the rapper just announced he's also giving money to help cover the funeral costs for a 6-year-old girl who was fatally shot last weekend in California.Rapper The Game… READ MORE >

- 373 days ago
The Game -- Funding for 6-Year-Old Girl's Funeral ... After Tragic Shooting

The Game
Funding 6-Year-Old's Funeral After Tragic Shooting

The Game is giving $10,000 to the family of a 6-year-old girl who was shot and killed outside her family's home this weekend in order to help out with funeral costs ... TMZ has learned. The story… READ MORE >

- 375 days ago

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