Two years after his untimely death in April 2016, the Prince estate along with Warner Bros. Records have announced a new album from the music icon, to commemorate what would have been his 60th birthday (June 7).
The full-fledged rap battle between Drake and Pusha T appears to be over. After exchange vicious lines and harsh words at each other in “Duppy Freestyle” and “The Story of Adidon,” fans of the heated beef were awaiting for…
Pusha T is gearing up to release his third studio album on Friday, but he's spent the past few hours of Wednesday (May 23) perfecting every detail of the new effort -- including a last-minute album-title change.
Cardi B has broken her silence after members of her entourage allegedly attacked an autograph seeker after the Met Gala.
Following Monday’s event, a verbal dispute broke out after a fan approached the rapper for an autograph outside the Mark Hotel in New York, police told PEOPLE. The encounter then allegedly escalated to a physical altercation between the fan – who was later taken to the hospital – and three members of Cardi B’s entourage.
Cardi B unwittingly reveals the sex of her baby with Offset.
Cardi B accidentally leaked the sex of her baby with Offset. While speaking with Entertainment Tonight on the red carpet Monday Night, made the slip while describing the kicking motion of her unborn child. "Oh, she wants to fight me!" said Cardi while speaking to Keltie Knight. Cardi B then unwittingly carried on the conversation while describing the enormous combined weight of her Jeremy Scott dress and her unborn child.
It looks like Dr. Draion M. Burch is still Drai. The Pennsylvania-based OB/GYN has been embroiled in a trademark battle with hip-hop mogul Dr. Dre for several years over the use of his moniker “Dr. Drai.” According to TMZ, the gynecologist gets to keep calling himself that.
Post Malone’s second album, beerbongs & bentleys, makes a smashing debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, scoring both the artist’s first No. 1, the year’s biggest debut and a record-breaking streaming week for the set.
The effort, released on April 27 via Republic Records, earned 461,000 equivalent album units in the week ending May 3, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 153,000 were in traditional album sales.
Ever since American Sign Language interpreter Amber Galloway Gallego went viral after signing Kendrick Lamar’sLollapalooza set in 2013, more attention has been paid to ASL interpreters at festivals. But Brooke Chambers, the ASL program manager for C3 Presents (the promoter behind Lollapalooza and the Austin City Limits Music Festival), asserts, “Really, we’ve been there all along.” Ahead of Lolla in August, Chambers -- who graduated with a degree in deaf studies from the University of Texas at Austin -- offers insight on the training and research her team does and how the popularity of hip-hop headliners has posed a new challenge.
DJ/producer and fashion influencer Chantel Jeffries, who holds sway over 3.8 million Instagram followers, has become the first signing to Celine Joshua's new Universal Music Group imprint, 10:22pm. To kick things off, the label will release Jeffries' debut single, "Wait," featuring Offset and Vory, on Friday, May 4.
Was there ever any doubt? J. Cole has notched the No. 1 album in the country again.
The North Carolina rapper's new LP KOD has debuted in the No. 1 spot of the Billboard 200 chart. Jermaine earned 397,000 equivalent album units in the week ending April 26, reports Nielsen Music. That's enough for the largest streaming week of 2018, and the third-largest streaming week in history. It is also the biggest opening week for a rap album since Kendrick Lamar's Damn. moved 603,000 units in March 2017.
"Beerbongs & Bentleys" is doing big numbers out the gate.
Post Malone's sophomore album Beerbongs & Bentleys has set a new first-day streaming record on Spotify. The album has shattered the record both globally (78,744,748) and in the U.S. (47,930,039), according to a tweet from Spotify. This puts him ahead of J. Cole's KOD, which set the record in the U.S. just last weekwith 36,656,086 streams.