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Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest Reveals Star-Studded Lineup

Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest Reveals Star-Studded Lineup

On Location and Bud Light have announced a star-studded lineup for the Bud Light Super Bowl Music Festival. Celebrating its fourth year, the three-night festival is scheduled to take place from Thursday, February 9, to Saturday, February 11, at Footprint Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Thursday night will kick off with Paramore and a special guest… ... Continue Reading
Kendrick Lamar's 'Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers' Named BBC Radio 6 Music's Album Of The Year

Kendrick Lamar's 'Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers' Named BBC Radio 6 Music's Album Of The Year

Kendrick Lamar's Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers has been named BBC Radio 6 Music's Album Of The Year. Mary Anne Hobbs, one of the many presenters who voted for Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers, said, "I think it's fair to say, it's rare that one artist can unite the whole of the 6… ... Continue Reading
Kanye Storms Off Podcast After Facing Pushback On Antisemitic Claims

Kanye Storms Off Podcast After Facing Pushback On Antisemitic Claims

Kanye West stormed off the set of Tim Pool's "Timcast" podcast recording on Monday (November 28) after he was challenged over his antisemitic views. West appeared on the podcast along with Milo Yiannopoulos and Nick Fuentes. After Pool asked Ye about his recent dinner with former President Donald Trump, the musician shifted the conversation in… ... Continue Reading
Carly Rae Jepsen Adds Second Sydney Show To Australian Tour

Carly Rae Jepsen Adds Second Sydney Show To Australian Tour

Canadian pop singer Carly Rae Jepsen has added a second and final show in Sydney to her Australian headline tour for March 2023. Jepsen's "So Nice World Tour," which is in support of her sixth studio album The Loneliest Time, now has a show marked for March 8, 2023, at the Enmore Theatre. A concert… ... Continue Reading
Cardi B Feeling 'Hopeless' Trying To Make Offset Happy After Takeoff's Death

Cardi B Feeling 'Hopeless' Trying To Make Offset Happy After Takeoff's Death

Cardi B says she is feeling "hopeless" in her efforts to make her husband Offset feel happy and recover from the death of his bandmate Takeoff. Takeoff was shot dead in the early hours of November 1 in Houston. The 28-year-old Migos rapper, whose real name was Kirsnik Khari Ball, was playing dice with bandmember… ... Continue Reading
Megan Thee Stallion Becomes First Black Woman On Cover Of Forbes' '30 Under 30'

Megan Thee Stallion Becomes First Black Woman On Cover Of Forbes' '30 Under 30'

Megan Thee Stallion has become the first black woman to appear on the cover of Forbes' "30 Under 30" issue. Forbes estimates that the Houston rapper earned some $13 million from a combination of royalties, ticket sales, endorsements and merch in 2022. The sources of her fortunes this year include an estimated $2 million Super… ... Continue Reading
Dua Lipa Granted Albanian Citizenship

Dua Lipa Granted Albanian Citizenship

Albania's President Bajram Begaj granted citizenship to pop sensation Dua Lipa on Sunday (November 27) for promoting the country through her music and fame. Begaj said he considered it an honor to do so because Lipa has made Albanians famous throughout the world. "Happy to give the one and only Dua Lipa the decree of… ... Continue Reading
The Weeknd Announces 2023 European, Latin American Tour Dates

The Weeknd Announces 2023 European, Latin American Tour Dates

Hip-hop superstar The Weeknd has announced 2023 dates for his "After Hours Til Dawn Tour." Just one day after wrapping up the North American leg of his tour, the singer announced dates for the European and Latin American leg. The next leg of the tour will kick off on June 10 at Etihad Stadium in… ... Continue Reading
Billie Eilish To Headline Prince William's Earthshot Prize Awards Ceremony

Billie Eilish To Headline Prince William's Earthshot Prize Awards Ceremony

Billie Eilish is set to headline the second edition of Prince William's Earthshot Prize awards ceremony, scheduled to take place in Boston on Friday, December 2. Prince William and Kate Middleton will be the guests of honor. Eilish will sing alongside her brother and collaborator FINNEAS. Clara Amfo and Daniel Dae Kim will co-host the… ... Continue Reading
Beyoncé Among Big Winners At 2022 Soul Train Awards

Beyoncé Among Big Winners At 2022 Soul Train Awards

Beyoncé was among the big winners at the 2022 Soul Train Awards, which aired on BET and BET Her on Saturday, November 26. Beyoncé won album of the year for the fourth time with Renaissance. "Break My Soul" earned her the song of the year, while "Make Me Say It Again, Girl" (featuring Ronald Isley… ... Continue Reading
Taylor Swift Shares Acoustic Version Of 'Anti-Hero'

Taylor Swift Shares Acoustic Version Of 'Anti-Hero'

Taylor Swift recently released an acoustic version of her hit single "Anti-Hero," the lead track from her tenth studio album, Midnights. Before the acoustic version, Swift released several other versions of "Anti-Hero," including some remixes. S he also released a version featuring Jack Antonoff's band Bleachers. Meanwhile, "Anti-Hero" has become the longest-running female No. 1… ... Continue Reading
West Coast Supergroup Mount Westmore Drop New Single 'Free Game'

West Coast Supergroup Mount Westmore Drop New Single 'Free Game'

West Coast supergroup Mount Westmore recently dropped "Free Game," the second single from their forthcoming debut album, Snoop Cube 40 $hort. The new single is accompanied by a Cam Busby-directed video and showcases the four rappers pulling off a successful heist. The rap group, comprised of Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, E-40, and Too $hort, will… ... Continue Reading
Lil Baby Drops Video For 'Pop Out' Featuring Nardo Wick

Lil Baby Drops Video For 'Pop Out' Featuring Nardo Wick

Lil Baby recently released a music video, featuring Nardo Wick for "Pop Out," a song from his third studio album, It's Only Me. The visual shows Baby interacting with fans and supporting politicians, including Senator Raphael Warnock. Baby is also seen showing off his glowing chains and riding around in a Maybach, along with his… ... Continue Reading
Iggy Azalea Sells Master Recording, Publishing Catalog To Domain Capital Group

Iggy Azalea Sells Master Recording, Publishing Catalog To Domain Capital Group

Australian rapper Iggy Azalea has sold her master recording and publishing catalog to the Atlanta-based Domain Capital Group for a whopping eight figure sum. The deal, first reported by Female Rap Group, includes her biggest hits, including "Fancy," "Proble," and "Black Widow." According to Billboard, an "additional trigger" will allow the performer to earn future… ... Continue Reading
Jennifer Lopez Announces New Album 'This Is Me...Now'

Jennifer Lopez Announces New Album 'This Is Me...Now'

Jennifer Lopez has announced a new album, This Is Me... Now, 20 years after the release of her 2002 album This is Me... Then. The "Jenny from the Block" singer shared a video where she recreates the cover of This Is Me. Then and then transforms into the artist she is today. "This is me… ... Continue Reading
Lizzo Concert Special Coming To HBO Max On New Year's Eve

Lizzo Concert Special Coming To HBO Max On New Year's Eve

A new concert special from hip-hop superstar Lizzo is set to debut on HBO Max on New Year's eve. HBO Max announced that it will premiere "Lizzo: Live in Concert" on Saturday, December 31. The Max Original concert is produced by Done+Dusted and was filmed during the singer's The Special Tour earlier this month at… ... Continue Reading
Adele Adds New Year's Eve Weekend Shows To Las Vegas Residency

Adele Adds New Year's Eve Weekend Shows To Las Vegas Residency

British singer-songwriter Adele has added two additional New Year's Eve weekend shows to her "Weekends With Adele" residency at Las Vegas' Colosseum at Caesars Palace. The newly added concerts will take place on December 30 and 31. "New Years Eve has always been a let down for me, I seem to always end up spending… ... Continue Reading
Kanye West Enlists Milo Yiannopoulos For Second Presidential Run

Kanye West Enlists Milo Yiannopoulos For Second Presidential Run

Kanye West, who unsuccessfully ran for President in 2020, is giving it another try and has enlisted Milo Yiannopoulos to work with him on the 2024 presidential campaign. In a video he shared on Twitter, the rapper is seen saying, "Yes.It's simple. It's just we're moving toward the future," when a camera person asked him… ... Continue Reading
Senate Panel To Examine Lack Of Competition In Ticketing Industry After Taylor Swift Fiasco

Senate Panel To Examine Lack Of Competition In Ticketing Industry After Taylor Swift Fiasco

A Senate antitrust panel will hold a hearing to examine the lack of competition in the ticketing industry after Ticketmaster's problems in managing the sale of Taylor Swift tickets. Significant service failures and delays on Ticketmaster's website last week left fans unable to purchase concert tickets. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) is the Chairwoman and Mike… ... Continue Reading
Eminem Engages In Rap Battle With Spider-Man On Variant Comic Book Cover

Eminem Engages In Rap Battle With Spider-Man On Variant Comic Book Cover

Rapper Eminem engages in a rap battle with Marvel's friendly neighborhood Spider-Man on a new limited-edition variant comic book cover. This limited edition 5,000 print run features art from Salvador Larroca and is available at Eminem.com. Eminem shared the first look at the cover via Twitter and Instagram, featuring him in a hooded sweatshirt rap… ... Continue Reading