SZA's Father Moved To Tears Listening To 'Broken Clocks'
SZA's first proper full-length Ctrl dropped in a big way last summer, quickly catapulting the New Jersey singer-songwriter to superstardom and, ultimately, the Grammy stage, where she was nominated five awards and performed an impressive rendition "Broken Clocks."
Sitting in his car wearing a "Ctrl" ...
Pharrell Williams & Adidas Originals Celebrate Holi With This Adicolor Capsule
After unveiling the "Blank Canvas" collection last week, we take a look at the next offering from adidas Originals and Pharrell Williams that's also inspired by the traditional Hindu festival of Holi.
The "Hu Holi" adicolor collection consists of classic adidas Originals apparel - including T-shirts, ...
Shawn Stockman Of Boyz II Men To Release First Solo Album
Shawn Stockman, a member of the legendary group Boyz II Men, is currently recording his first solo album for SRG Records in Los Angeles, CA alongside producer, songwriter, and SRG/ILS Head of A&R Tim Kelley.
"When I got the A&R position here at SRG, Shawn was one I told myself that I'm signing no ...
Prince Amine Setting The World On Fire With "Fuego"
Canadian recording artist Prince Amine was born in Morocco but now resides in Montreal. Although he's only 18 years old he's discovered an ingenious way to integrate his multicultural and multilingual background into a unique mix of hip-hop, rap and trap styles which highlights his ability to compose ...
Rapper NBA YoungBoy Arrested On Kidnapping Warrant
YoungBoy Never Broke Again (born Kentrell DeSean Gaulden) has been arrested in Tallahassee, Florida for an outstanding felony warrant, Leon County Sheriff's Office records confirm. The "Outside Today" rapper was scheduled to perform at The Moon nightclub in Florida's capital city. NBA's tour bus was ...
Cardi B Also Thinks Giving Guns To Teachers Is A Stupid Idea
The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida has reinvigorated gun control advocates and left President Donald Trump offering a range of ineffectual proposals to ostensibly counter school shootings. Trump's most controversial suggestion has been to arm certain school teachers ...
Kanye's Yeezy Season 6 Is Approaching With Rapid Speed And Some Huge NYC Subway Ads
Kanye West has been plugging Yeezy Season 6 in a variety of unconventional ways. Fans have been sharing snapshots of the ads, which have been popping up at subway stations across the Empire State.
The viral ads include images of Kim Kardashian and her army of lookalikes wearing Yeezy-designed clothing ...
Chloe x Halle To Release Debut Full-Length Album 'The Kids Are Alright' On March 23, 2018
Parkwood Entertainment and Columbia Records announce that the sister duo Chloe x Halle will release their debut full-length album on Friday, March 23, 2018. Written and executively produced by Chloe Bailey, 19 and Halle Bailey, 17, The Kids Are Alright is available for pre-order starting now.
DDLVee Releases Hot New Single '9000 Yolanda' - Inspired By His Uncle Ralph Tresvant From The Hit R&B Group New Edition
American rapper and songwriter DDLVee (born Dwayne Tresvant), the nephew of Ralph Tresvant from the hit R&B group New Edition today announced the release of his highly anticipated new single '9000 Yolanda' as a free download which he teased on Twitter last week. Written by DDLVee and produced by up-and-coming ...
Masta Mix Records Announces The New Album A Decade In The Mix 2002-2012 From Traum
The new Album is the 2nd release from the Far Rockaway, NY rapper, and features his past material from 2002-2012 featuring Cormega, Rapper Noyd, Killa Sha and KL of Screwball. It also includes production by Traum, Ayatollah and many more.
Traum exudes an authentic essence of spitting a verse about ...
Talib Kweli Cancels Kansas City, MO Show After Venue Books White Nationalist Band Taake
Legendary artist/activist Talib Kweli has canceled his Kansas City date at the Riot Room, after learning from fans that the venue had also booked white nationalist band Taake. Taake has been well documented bearing Nazi symbolism and has repeatedly written/performed anti-Muslim lyrics. While other venues ...
Jamaican Rapper Safaree Grateful For His First Award Ever! Nadine Sutherland Thanks Bob, Rita Marley
Jamaican rapper and VH1 TV superstar Safaree was at a loss for words when he was presented with the 2017 Blue & Bougie Impact Award at the sold out event inside Mingles Cafe in the Bronx recently.
"I never got an award before...didn't even know what to do", he posted on his Instagram page hours ...
Rapper Bryce The Third Releases LP Album 'Internal Revenue'
The rapper and producer of hip hop known as Bryce the Third has released his new full-length album, "Internal Revenue." It contains 14 tracks for an approximate total listening time of 45 minutes. It has been proudly published as an independent release without the involvement of the corporate music ...
Toni Braxton Confirms Her Engagement To Birdman
R&B superstar Toni Braxton has confirmed that she's engaged to rapper Birdman, her boyfriend of almost two years. The happy news was revealed in a promo for the upcoming season of Braxton's reality show, Braxton Family Values. Braxton gleefully tells her family in a teaser for the WE tv series, "I have ...
Fergie Responds To Anthem Backlash: 'I Love This Country And Honestly Tried My Best'!
The national anthem is as traditional in American sports as the first pitch, tip off and kick off. So getting the chance to perform the anthem before a major event, such as the NBA All-Star Game, is a huge honor.
After getting lambasted for her rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner," Fergie addressed ...
Travis Scott On Stormi, His Daughter With Kylie Jenner
Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner welcomed their daughter into the world on Feb. 1 but he has spoken for the first time about his new bundle of joy while leaving the nightclub Poppy on Saturday. The 25-year-old rapper was asked by TMZ how his baby girl was doing and the new-father sweetly replied:
Professor Green Releases 'Unruly' Ft. Fekky
Platinum album selling rapper, Professor Green, releases new track 'Unruly.' Featuring fellow South London emcee Fekky, Unruly is produced by Green's previous collaborator Diztortion (Lethal Bizzle, Wiley, Stormzy, Major Lazer) and was premiered last night on Radio 1Xtra by DJ Target.
Released by ...
Listen To Azealia Banks' "God's Plan" Freestyle
Shortly after Drake dropped the feel-good video for "God's Plan," Azealia Banks unveils a remix to the Scary Hours chart-topper.
Over the Boi-1da, Yung Exclusive, and 40-produced instrumental, Banks bashes fellow MCs while saying that she's got the game on lock.
"The game's over," she raps. "The ...
A$AP Rocky, Gucci Mane & 21 Savage Are "Cocky" On New Single
ASAP Rocky, Gucci Mane, and 21 Savage have joined together for a new song: "Cocky," which also features London on da Track, is taken from the soundtrack to Uncle Drew, the upcoming basketball movie starring All-Star guard Kyrie Irving. The film, which is inspired by a series of Pepsi commercials, also ...
August Greene Releases New Track "Black Kennedy"
Golden Globe, GRAMMY, Academy Award winning activist, actor and artist Common, four-time GRAMMY Award winning pianist/producer Robert Glasper, and drummer/producer extraordinaire Karriem Riggins released the second single "Black Kennedy" from their new group August Greene. The FADER said of the song ...
Janelle Monae Announces New Album 'Dirty Computer,' Shares Accompanying Trailer
Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Janelle Monáe is prepping a strong comeback this year with the announcement of Dirty Computer, an "emotion picture" defined as a new album and accompanying film.
The multihypenated star has released a special trailer for the anticipated album and narrative film ...
2Pac's Landmark 'Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z.' Reissued On 25th Anniversary Of Album's Original Release
Interscope/UMe announces today the first-ever reissue of 2PAC's Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z. on 2LP vinyl in honor of the album's 25th anniversary.
Two versions of the album, both in double LP vinyl format, are released today:
The Standard Edition, available at all physical retailers, featuring ...
Chali 2na & Krafty Kuts
Chali 2na, founding member of the legendary Jurassic 5, will be hitting up Electric Brixton alongside powerful force in UK Hip Hop, Krafty Kuts.
Joining the party to deliver mad beats are Apollo Brown and Planet Asia, the high energy and incredibly funky Renegade Brass Band, and DJing extraordinaire ...
TK Mafioso Has Released His Latest Official Single 'Ordinary Rapper'
The rapper and producer of hip hop known as TK Mafioso has released his latest official single, "Ordinary Rapper." The track has been proudly published on the C&C Entertainment Firm LLC music label without the direction of the corporate music industry. Pounding, aggressive, and bringing the grit of ...
Frank Ocean Covers 'Moon River'!
Frank Ocean unveiled a serene cover of the pop standard, "Moon River." The singer posted the track to Tumblr with the note, "in the late night." The crooner liberated a new track inspired by the song "Moon River," which was performed by Audrey Hepburn in the classic 1961 film, Breakfast at Tiffany's.
Drake Calls New "God's Plan" Video "The Most Important Thing I Have Ever Done In My Career"
Drake recently spent some time in Miami, Fla. to film to the music video for his record-breaking single "God's Plan." Ahead of the visual's release, he's shared a photo of the clapboard from the shoot on Instagram. He writes in the caption, "The most important thing I have ever done in my career...drop ...
French Montana Joins MTV And Get Schooled To Support Undocumented Students
MTV and Get Schooled launched, "We are the Dream," a multi-platform campaign to amplify resources for undocumented youth seeking higher education. Highlights of the campaign include:
WeAreTheDream.us: A digital hub housing resources and support for undocumented students and their families, ...
Michelle Obama Dedicated A Valentine's Day Spotify Playlist To Barack!
Michelle Obama had some playlist fun herself on Valentine's Day 2018, releasing and dedicating a very special Spotify playlist to her hubby, Barack Obama. Filled with heartfelt and romantic songs spanning multiple genres, the compilation leans heavily R&B and Soul, featuring classic artists like Etta ...
FRSHRZ Juke 84: What's Love?
In 2017 this collective of MCs, producers, hosts and writers have expanded their ranks by recruiting new artists to their roster under the label Club FRSHRZ.
They officially welcomed: Keesha Simpson, Daak Martin, Juke 84 and Earth2Tom to the eclectic family. In 2017 they also secured a distribution ...
PartyNextDoor, Calvin Harris Drops ''Nuh Ready Nuh Ready'' Video
The DJ/producer Calvn Harris teams up with PARTYNEXTDOOR on his latest single "Nuh Ready Nuh Ready" and drop a visual to support the song. The dancehall crossover single features the OVO singer tapping into his Caribbean roots for this one. "I had dreams of f***in' the baddest b*tch / Last night I awoke ...