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 Andy Lee defeated Matt Koborov to claim the WBO world middleweight title in Las Vegas. He will defend his title against Peter Quillin in Saturday’s big televised fight. Photo:  David Becker/Getty Images

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File photograph of Lil Wayne in concert. US police have responded to reports of  a shooting at the rapper’s Florida home. File photograph: Steve C  Mitchell/EPA

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Lil Wayne’s wild world
  • Music
  • October 4, 2013, 00:00

Among planet pop’s current group of best-selling music artists – a list that includes superstars Rihanna, Adele, Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift – Lil (...)