In the wake of his passing, music streams for the legendary DMX has spiked over 928%. As we reported, on April 9 X’s family announced they’d taken him off life support after he suffered a severe heart attack. On April 9 and 10, MRC Data reveals that the emcee’s tracks collectively gained 75.7 million on-demand […]

The hip-hop world is still in shock after the sudden loss of DMX, a legend in the rap game and arguably one of the best to ever grab the mic. Although DMX’s death will be felt among fans and music industry friends for many years to come, a forthcoming project by the Ruff Ryders alum […]

Whenever DJ Khaled gets artists together for a new project, the combination always results in a hit. Though he can sometimes find the least expected pairing, he makes it work effortlessly. The super successful producer has been island hopping for weeks while he spends time with his family and works on his new album Khaled […]

Roddy Ricch, who snagged seven nominations, leads the nominees for this year’s iHeartRadio Music Awards. More than a dozen other artists have multiple nominations this year, including Styles, The Weeknd, Billie Eilish, Post Malone, Dua Lipa, Ariana Grande, Bad Bunny and Megan Thee Stallion. The 2021 edition also includes the debut of a new category — TikTok Bop of the Year. Though 2020’s […]

After going number one Billboard’s Hot 100 chart again, Lil Nas X is not letting anyone rain on his parade! As we previously reported, The “Old Town Road” artist drew tons of criticism after he released his raunchy song and music video “Montero (Call Me By Your Name),” which featured him sliding down a stripper […]

Netflix acquired a Kanye West documentary for $30 million. The untitled movie, which will debut in 2021, contains “never-before-seen home movie footage spread out over 20 years.” Two music video directors are behind the project: Coodie Simmons and Chike [pr: CHEE-kuh] Ozah. They go back from the early Chicago days of Kanye. They directed the music video for “Through the Wire.” Coodie & Chike have more than two-decades […]

With over 25 years of music under his belt, it’s understandable that Lil Wayne wouldn’t remember every lyric he’s ever written. The Grammy-winning rapper is hailed as one of the greatest emcees of all time and his bars have been celebrated worldwide, but when he was recently confronted with a few lines from the remix of […]

Pop Smoke’s music continues to break records due to his incredibly loyal fanbase. It was recently announced that Pop Smoke has officially broken Eminem’s Billboard record for the most weeks at number one on the Top Rap Albums chart. Pop Smoke’s debut album “Shoot For The Stars Aim For The Moon” has now officially broken […]

One of the few bright spots in entertainment during the last year of the pandemic has been the Verzuz battles. The musical geniuses behind the new format of live entertainment, Timbaland and Swizz Beatz, gave fans an exciting update about the star-packed season 2 when they were interviewed by The Breakfast Club earlier this morning, […]

Here are the nominees for the Academy Awards, which Priyanka Chopra-Jonas and Nick Jonas just finished announcing. Because so few films actually hit theaters this year, eligibility was expanded to streaming-TV films. The Oscars air live on ABC on April 25th. Some notable snubs include director Regina King (One Night in Miami), Jodie Foster (The Mauritanian), Delroy Lindo (Da 5 Bloods), Tom Hanks (Greyhound, News of the World), Alan Kim (Minari), and Jared Leto (The Little […]

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