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According to reports, the rapper’s Memphis spot is now taking orders.Although Rick Ross’ Hickory Hill Wingstop restaurant won’t celebrate its grand opening until October 15, it’s officially open for business today. “It’s time for us to make it happen in Memphis,” he said in a written statement. “With Wingstop we are bringing in the food I like and adding jobs to the community. It’s a double win.” Ross first teamed up with Wingstop when he rapped about their wings on his song “MC Hammer.” (Hickory Hill) The “Boss” is also planning to stop by during its official grand opening next week.Ross, who is currently preparing for the release of his fifth studio album, will work with an operating partner to run the restaurant. His first appearance at Wingstop Memphis will be in conjunction with a grand opening event Oct. 15 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. that will include a meet and greet session and a radio remote with WHRK-FM K97. (Restaurant News) In early August, Ross announced plans to venture into the chicken wing industry.Rick Ross will open the first of several Wingstop restaurants in Memphis, this Fall. Ross, who name checked Wingstop brand on the song “MC Hammer”