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Chris Brown & Normani Share Steamy

Chris Brown & Normani Share Steamy "WE (Warm Embrace)" Video

The music video for Chris Brown's latest single, "WE (Warm Embrace)," shows the singer getting very intimate with Normani. The visual, directed by Arrad, shot at the Invisible House in Joshua Tree, California, begins with a sneak peak snippet of Brown's track "Sleep At night." It shows the R&B superstar abruptly waking up after a… ... Continue Reading
Post Malone & 21 Savage's 'Rockstar' Reaches 1 Billion Views On YouTube

Post Malone & 21 Savage's 'Rockstar' Reaches 1 Billion Views On YouTube

Post Malone and 21 Savage's 2017 music video for their hit single "Rockstar" has scored 1 billion views on YouTube within 5 years of its release. It marks the third music video by Post Malone and the first by 21 Savage to reach the milestone. The video, directed by Emil Nava, features Post Malone in… ... Continue Reading
H.E.R. Files Lawsuit Seeking Release From Label

H.E.R. Files Lawsuit Seeking Release From Label

R&B singer-songwriter H.E.R. has filed a lawsuit against record label MBK Entertainment in California Superior Court in Los Angeles seeking release from her contract. In her complaint, H.E.R., born Gabriella Sarmiento Wilson, says she wants to be released from her contract under the claim that it forces her to work "beyond seven years after May… ... Continue Reading
Kid Cudi Announces 2022 'To The Moon' World Tour

Kid Cudi Announces 2022 'To The Moon' World Tour

Kid Cudi has announced the dates for his upcoming "To the Moon" World Tour 2022. The tour, which will have stops in 27 cities across North America, Asia and Europe, will commence on August 16 with a show at Rogers Arena in Vancouver. The final concert will be at the Fabrique in Milan, Italy, on… ... Continue Reading
Drake Shares Wedding-Themed Video For 'Falling Back'

Drake Shares Wedding-Themed Video For 'Falling Back'

Drake recently released a music video for "Falling Back," a song from his seventh studio album Honestly, Nevermind. The 10-minute wedding themed video, directed by Director X, and executive-produced by Taj Critchlow & Fuliane Petikyan, features cameos from Tristan Thompson and Drizzy's mom, Sandi Graham. The visual shows Drake marrying 23 women, and includes a… ... Continue Reading
Black Eyed Peas Return With New Single 'Don't You Worry'

Black Eyed Peas Return With New Single 'Don't You Worry'

Black Eyed Peas have returned with a new single, titled "Don't You Worry," featuring Shakira and David Guetta. The single is accompanied by a music video that shows the three rappers - will.i.am, apl.de.ap, and Taboo - as aliens who visit Shakira's home planet, where the Latino singer greets them. This is the second time… ... Continue Reading
ONE Musicfest To Feature Lil Baby, Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan & More

ONE Musicfest To Feature Lil Baby, Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan & More

The lineup for ONE Musicfest 2022 has been announced and includes Lil Baby, Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan, Ashanti & Ja Rule, Beenie Man, City Girls, Gucci Mane, Jeezy, Rick Ross, and Tems. ONE Musicfest, the Southeast's premier urban progressive music and arts festival, will take place in Atlanta, Georgia, on October 8 and 9. J.… ... Continue Reading
Beyoncé Releases New Single 'Break My Soul' From Upcoming Album

Beyoncé Releases New Single 'Break My Soul' From Upcoming Album

Beyoncé recently released a new song, "Break My Soul," the first single from her upcoming album, Renaissance. "Imma let down my hair/'Cause I lost my mind," she sings. "Bey is back and I'm sleeping real good at night/The queens in the front and the doms in the back/Ain't takin' no flicks but the whole clique… ... Continue Reading
John Legend Shares New Muni Long Collab 'Honey'

John Legend Shares New Muni Long Collab 'Honey'

John Legend recently released "Honey," featuring Muni Long. The track, which arrived via Republic Records, is the second single from Legend's upcoming new album. Ryan Tedder, Steven Franks, Lindgren and Tommy Brown produced the jazzy, R&B infused "Honey." Legend and Long co-wrote the song along with Melanie Joy Fontana, HARV, Gregory Heinn, Lindgren, Franks, Tedder… ... Continue Reading
Hollywood Walk Of Fame Reveals 2023 Honorees

Hollywood Walk Of Fame Reveals 2023 Honorees

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced the list of artists who will be receive stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2023. Half of the 24 honorees are from the music industry. Marc Anthony, Irving Azoff, Jonas Brothers, Sheila E., Lenny Kravitz, Jenni Rivera, Blake Shelton and Charlie Wilson have been named in… ... Continue Reading
Chlöe Shares Steamy Video For New Single 'Surprise'

Chlöe Shares Steamy Video For New Single 'Surprise'

Chlöe Bailey recently released a new single, "Surprise," along with a steamy video for the track. The video, directed by Diana Kunst, shows Bailey getting very up close and personal with her male partner, laughing with him in the kitchen, singing shirtless on a bed laying on her stomach, and dancing in a Balenciaga underwear… ... Continue Reading
Lil Baby Crowned ASCAP Songwriter Of The Year For Second Straight Year

Lil Baby Crowned ASCAP Songwriter Of The Year For Second Straight Year

Lil Baby has been crowned ASCAP Songwriter Of The Year for the second straight year. The prolific, Grammy-winning songwriter and artist had a hand in writing the lyrics for several chart-topping hits, including "Every Chance I Get," "Girls Want Girls," "On Me," "Rags2Riches 2" and "Wants and Needs." The eagerly awaited solo follow-up to his… ... Continue Reading
Post Malone Adds Dates To 'Twelve Carat Tour'

Post Malone Adds Dates To 'Twelve Carat Tour'

Post Malone has added five new dates to his "Twelve Carat Tour" in North America. The rapper will perform additional concerts in Toronto, Boston, New York and Los Angeles. The 38-date tour, produced by Live Nation, is set to kick off on September 10 with a concert at the Chi Health Center in Omaha, Nebraska,… ... Continue Reading
Chris Brown Drops 'Call Me Every Day' Featuring WizKid

Chris Brown Drops 'Call Me Every Day' Featuring WizKid

Chris Brown recently dropped a new single, "Call Me Every Day", featuring WizKid. The song will feature on Brown's upcoming album Breezy, out Friday, June 24, via RCA Records. "Call Me Every Day" was co-produced by DJ Tunez, Blaise Beatz and Leon Youngblood. "Girl, I love you, plus I'll never make you minus / If… ... Continue Reading
Lil Baby Drops New Single 'U-Digg' Featuring 42 Dugg, Veeze

Lil Baby Drops New Single 'U-Digg' Featuring 42 Dugg, Veeze

Lil Baby recently dropped a new single "U-Digg," featuring Detroit rappers 42 Dugg and Veeze. "U-Digg" comes along with a music video directed by Lil Baby himself. The video follows Baby, Veeze, and 42 Dugg as they flash cash and take turns drifting in Maybachs and T-Rexes. Meanwhile, Lil Baby's new documentary Untrapped: The Story… ... Continue Reading
Diddy Teams Up With Bryson Tiller For 'Gotta Move On'

Diddy Teams Up With Bryson Tiller For 'Gotta Move On'

Sean "Diddy" Combs teamed up with Bryson Tiller for "Gotta Move On," his first single since 2017. "She don't want my love, I guess I gotta move on," Tiller sings in the chorus, while Diddy adds, "Get in your bag, stay in your bag." The pair had first debuted the song live at the 2022… ... Continue Reading
Drake Releases New Album 'Honestly, Nevermind'

Drake Releases New Album 'Honestly, Nevermind'

Drake dropped his surprise seventh studio album Honestly, Nevermind on Friday, June 17. The superstar singer dropped his latest full-length project just a day after announcing to the world on his Instagram, "7th studio album 'HONESTLY, NEVERMIND' out at midnight." The 14-track album features songs titled "Currents," "Overdrive," and "Tie That Binds," but it only… ... Continue Reading
Eminem, CeeLo Green Share 'The King & I' From 'Elvis' Soundtrack

Eminem, CeeLo Green Share 'The King & I' From 'Elvis' Soundtrack

Eminem and CeeLo Green recently released "The King and I," a track from the soundtrack for Baz Luhrmann's upcoming Elvis Presley biopic, which is due out on June 24. Dr. Dre and Eminem co-produced "The King and I." "Me and Eminem have been friends for years, I've longed for an opportunity to work with him,"… ... Continue Reading
FKA Twigs Drops New Single 'Killer'

FKA Twigs Drops New Single 'Killer'

FKA Twigs has shared a new single, "Killer," her first single since her 2022 mixtape Caprisongs. The song was written by Twigs, Jimmy Napes, Amanda Ghost and Jonny Coffer. The song was produced by Twigs, Coffer and El Guincho. The singer, whose real name is Tahliah Barnett, teased the release of the song earlier this… ... Continue Reading
John Legend Shares Video For New Single 'Dope'

John Legend Shares Video For New Single 'Dope'

John Legend recently released a video for "Dope," the first song from his upcoming album. The video, directed by Christian Breslauer, shows Legend performing the song and partying with friends, including rapper J.I.D., at a soulful, eclectic retro house party. Ian Kirkpatrick and Ryan Tedder produced the song, which Legend co-wrote with Charlie Puth, Tedder,… ... Continue Reading
Beyoncé Reveals Release Date For New Album 'Renaissance'

Beyoncé Reveals Release Date For New Album 'Renaissance'

Superstar Beyoncé recently revealed that her upcoming seventh studio album, Renaissance, will drop on July 29 via Columbia Records. Columbia Records shared an image of a black background with "act i" and "RENAISSANCE" written in white on each side. The record label captioned the post, "Beyoncé. RENAISSANCE. July 29." Beyoncé also updated the bios on… ... Continue Reading
Mary J. Blige Announces 2022 'Good Morning Gorgeous' Tour Dates

Mary J. Blige Announces 2022 'Good Morning Gorgeous' Tour Dates

Mary J. Blige has announced the "Good Morning Gorgeous Tour," her first headlining tour in five years. The "Good Morning Gorgeous Tour" kicks off on September 17 in Greensboro, North Carolina. She will make stops across Washington, D.C., Chicago, Atlanta, Las Vegas, New Orleans, and Cincinnati before concluding the trek on October29 in Atlantic City,… ... Continue Reading
Chlöe, Giveon, Lizzo & More To Perform At BET Awards

Chlöe, Giveon, Lizzo & More To Perform At BET Awards

Black Entertainment Television has announced the primary list of artists set to perform at the 2022 BET Awards 2022. The star-studded lineup includes Chlöe, Giveon, Lizzo, Babyface, Chance The Rapper, Doechii, Ella Mai, Fireboy DML, Jack Harlow, Joey Bada$$, Maverick City Music x Kirk Franklin, Latto, Muni Long and Roddy Ricch. Additionally, up-and-coming artists GoGo… ... Continue Reading
The Roots, Burna Boy To Headline Returning Afropunk Festival

The Roots, Burna Boy To Headline Returning Afropunk Festival

The Afropunk Festival makes its return after two years of virtual experiences, with The Roots and Burna Boy as headliners for the 2022 edition. A celebration of Black joy and a testament to the resilience of the Brooklyn community, Afropunk will be staged at Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn on September 10 and 11. The… ... Continue Reading
Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky And Future To Headline Rolling Loud New York

Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky And Future To Headline Rolling Loud New York

Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky and Future are set to headline the upcoming Rolling Loud festival scheduled to take place at Citi Field in Queens, New York, from September 23 to 25. Rolling Loud announced that the third annual festival will also feature performances by hip-hop heavyweights including Pusha T, Lil Baby, 21 Savage, BIA, Fat… ... Continue Reading
Post Malone Announces 2022 North American Tour With Roddy Ricch

Post Malone Announces 2022 North American Tour With Roddy Ricch

Post Malone has announced the dates for a North American Tour, featuring Roddy Ricch as special guest. Malone is embarking on the tour this fall in support of his fourth studio album Twelve Carat Toothache. The 33-date tour, produced by Live Nation, will commence on September 10 with a concert at the Chi Health Center… ... Continue Reading
Kanye West Accuses Adidas Of Copying Yeezy Designs

Kanye West Accuses Adidas Of Copying Yeezy Designs

Kanye West recently took to Instagram to accuse Adidas of copying his Yeezy Designs. The hip-hop superstar shared an image of Adidas' recently released Adilette 22 slide sandals and alleged they are "a fake Yeezy made by adidas themselves." He subsequently deleted the post that contained a message addressed to Adidas CEO Kasper Rørsted. "I'm… ... Continue Reading
Dates Revealed For Coachella 2023

Dates Revealed For Coachella 2023

Goldenvoice has announced that next year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival will take place at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, on April 14-16 and April 21-23, 2023. An advance sale for tickets will begin at 10 am PT (6 pm BST) on Friday (June 17), the organizers noted. The headliners have not… ... Continue Reading
Lil Wayne Denied Entry Into U.K. For Strawberries And Creem Festival

Lil Wayne Denied Entry Into U.K. For Strawberries And Creem Festival

Lil Wayne has been denied entry into the United Kingdom by the country's Home Office, according to the Strawberries & Creem Festival. Lil Wayne was set to headline the Strawberries & Creem Festival on Saturday, June 18, but he was denied entry at the "last minute." Ludacris will replace him at the top of the… ... Continue Reading
Sean 'Diddy' Combs To Be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award At BET Awards

Sean 'Diddy' Combs To Be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award At BET Awards

The Black Entertainment Television network has announced that rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs will be honored with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2022 BET Awards. The coveted award honors industry giants who have not only significantly shaped culture through their extensive careers, but who have also been transformative leaders that consistently inspire generations by… ... Continue Reading
Voodoo Music + Arts Experience Canceled For Third Straight Year

Voodoo Music + Arts Experience Canceled For Third Straight Year

New Orleans' Voodoo Music + Arts Experience has been called off for the third straight year. "Voodoo Music + Arts Experience will take a pause in 2022. Take care of your krewe and follow along on social media for updates," the organizers said in a message posted on the festival's website and social media accounts.… ... Continue Reading
Lizzo Delivers Ode To Female Friendship 'Grrrls'

Lizzo Delivers Ode To Female Friendship 'Grrrls'

Lizzo recently released a new single "Grrrls," which is an ode to female friendship. The track is the second from her upcoming album, Special, due to arrive on July 15. "'Cause that's my girl, we codependent/ If she with it, then I'm with it," Lizzo sings in the pre-chorus. "Yeah, we tussle, mind your business,"… ... Continue Reading
Roddy Ricch's Gun Charges Dismissed After Arrest Before Governors Ball

Roddy Ricch's Gun Charges Dismissed After Arrest Before Governors Ball

Gun possession charges against Roddy Ricch were dismissed a day after the rapper was arrested in Queens ahead of his Governors Ball performance. Ricch, 23, and two other accomplices were travelling in a car to attend the New York music festival when they were held at a checkpoint in Citi Field on Saturday evening. NYPD… ... Continue Reading
Spotify's Cannes Lions Lineup To Feature Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone

Spotify's Cannes Lions Lineup To Feature Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone

Kendrick Lamar and Post Malone are among the lineup of performers for this year's Cannes Lions Festival. The list that Spotify revealed also includes Dua Lipa, Anderson .Paak, Kaytranada, and The Black Keys. Lamar and .Paak are set to perform on the opening day on Monday, June 20, while Tuesday's line up features Kaytranada and… ... Continue Reading
Kid Cudi Drops New Single 'Do What I Want'

Kid Cudi Drops New Single 'Do What I Want'

Kid Cudi recently dropped a new single, "Do What I Want," via Republic Records. The track is a preview of the rapper's upcoming eighth album and accompanying Netflix project, Entergalactic. Entergalactic is "the story of two young artists navigating the twists and turns of finding love in New York City." The series features Cudi as… ... Continue Reading
Jennifer Hudson Earns EGOT Status With Tony Win For 'A Strange Loop'

Jennifer Hudson Earns EGOT Status With Tony Win For 'A Strange Loop'

Jennifer Hudson has joined the elite club of EGOT - multi-talented artists who have won Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Awards. The Broadway musical hit "A Strange Loop," co-produced by Hudson, won the Tony Award for best musical. At Sunday's awards ceremony, Hudson introduced a performance from the musical by saying, "This brilliant, funny masterpiece… ... Continue Reading
Lil Baby Joins Badshah, J. Balvin On Trilingual 'Voodoo' Remix

Lil Baby Joins Badshah, J. Balvin On Trilingual 'Voodoo' Remix

Lil Baby joined Indian rapper/producer Badshah and Latin superstar J. Balvin for a new version of "Voodoo," which arrived on Friday (June 10) via Capitol Records. The remix, a trilingual track - Hindi, Spanish, and English - is produced by Tainy, who has given some hits with Bad Bunny, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, Anuel, Rosalía… ... Continue Reading
Justin Timberlake, SZA, Clipse And More Join Something In The Water Lineup

Justin Timberlake, SZA, Clipse And More Join Something In The Water Lineup

Pharell Williams has added Justin Timberlake, SZA, Clipse and more to the already star-studded lineup for Something In The Water. The newly added acts also include Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals, bLAck pARty, J Balvin, 21 Savage, and Q-Tip. As announced last Fall, Pharrell has moved the Something In The Water Festival away from… ... Continue Reading
Mexico's Corona Capital Festival Reveals Star-Studded Lineup

Mexico's Corona Capital Festival Reveals Star-Studded Lineup

Mexico's Corona Capital Festival has revealed a star-studded lineup for this year's edition, which includes Arctic Monkeys, My Chemical Romance and Miley Cyrus. The festival will run for three days across November 18-20, taking place at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez race track in Mexico City. The festival will also feature Paramore, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Two… ... Continue Reading
Chris Brown Shares 'Breezy' Tracklist

Chris Brown Shares 'Breezy' Tracklist

Chris Brown has shared the tracklist for his new album, Breezy, which finally drops this month. The 23-track album features "Wheels Fall Off," "Warm Embrace," "Pitch Black," "Sex Memories," "Sleep at Night," and "Luckiest Man." Breezy drops on June 24. Brown had previously revealed the star-studded guest list, which includes Lil Wayne, Jack Harlow, Anderson… ... Continue Reading

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