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Music Lover, London Living

[Interview] Meet Avelino, the 23 Year Old Lyricist Taking the UK by Storm

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Co-signed by some of UK’s finest talent, Avelino has brought a new level of lyricism to the music game. Known for his word play and unique tone, the North London rapper has already sold out two headline shows and toured with Stormzy. After creating a joint mixtape with Wretch 32 in 2015, Avelino continues to set […]

Giving Blood Can Help Victims of Orlando Shooting

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Less than 24 hours since the worst mass shooting in US history, there has been an urgent call for people to give blood. With 50 people dead and over 53 people injured, there is a desperate need to help those who have been hospitalized. Orlando’s OneBlood took to Twitter to encourage people with the blood […]

[Watch] J.Cole Surprises Fans & Brings Out Chance The Rapper At Bonnaroo

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With festival season well and truly underway, festivals goers at Nashville’s Bonnaroo festival received a welcomed surprise during J. Cole‘s set last night [Saturday, June 12] as Chance the Rapper took to the stage to perform “No Problems,” a track from his latest project, Coloring Book. The annual megafest saw the crowd go insane when […]

Meek Mill Performs Hit Songs On Beyoncé Formation Tour

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House arrest might have held Meek Mill back this year, but the Philadelphia rapper is making the most of his travel restrictions. DJ Khaled, who’s currently on the Formation tour with Beyoncé, has been bringing special guests out during his sets since the tour kicked off last month, so of course he called up Meek […]

Can’t Catch Summer Jam Today? Here’s An Upcoming Festival List

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With Hot 97’s annual Summer Jam taking place today [June 5], festival season has well and truly arrived. This year a variety of festivals have produced a star studded line up  for music lovers. With acts such as Chris Brown, J.Cole and Kehlani headlining main festival stages this July, there are plenty of opportunities to […]

Macklemore Just Bought A Nude Portrait Of Justin Bieber

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It may not be considered fine art, but Macklemore has bought a naked painting of Justin Bieber. The rapper, who clearly decided to join Bieber mania recently, spoke to TMZ and admitted, “It’s an investment piece. I think that painting is going to be worth a lot of money. I search eBay and Etsy for […]

Sports World Reacts to the Death of Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali

A few hours before Muhammad Ali’s death, Cavaliers star Lebron James told ESPN why the boxing legend was so important to the world of sports, referring to him as the G.O.A.T—meaning the “greatest of all time.” “The reason why he’s the GOAT is not because of what he did in the ring, which was unbelievable, it’s […]

Drake’s ‘Views’ Streamed Over One Billion Times

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Drake was right when he said, “I’m looking at the first week numbers like what are those?” because his latest album has been pulling some serious numbers. With over 189,000 copies sold and his single “One Dance” ruling the Hot 100 for the first week, Views has now exceeded one billion streams. Although Views was […]

[Video] Muhammad Ali Gives The Best Answer To A Child’s Question

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died  at age 74. The three times heavyweight boxing champion who had a long battle with Parkinson’s disease was taken to a Phoenix area hospital on Friday [June 4], where he was being treated for a respiratory issue. As tributes flooded social media, one user reminded us about the time […]

[WATCH] Justin Timberlake Gets His Sexy Back During Eurovision Performance

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Justin Timberlake released his new single “Can’t Stop the Feeling” last week from the upcoming animated film Trolls and decided to perform the lively, uptempo song at this year’s Eurovision. The annual European singing competition is the ideal way for Timberlake to promote the song, but before he performed his latest track, he took it back and began […]

[Watch] Drake’s Hilarious ‘Back to Back’ Parody on Saturday Night Live

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By now, ladies should be over the fact Drake (without our permission) got rid of his facial hair, but none of that takes away from how hilarious he is. During Saturday Night Live, the Views rapper spent his night mocking and making light of several aspects of things he has dealt with the past year. […]

Tidal Competing With Major Streaming Servies Due to Beyonce and Kanye West

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A lot of people have apparently become “Team Tidal” since the release of Beyonce’s Lemonade and Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo, evident by its massive growth in subscribers. The Jay Z-owned streaming service has been marketed well when it comes to its exclusive content strategy. According to TMZ, the company has doubled its subscriber base from 1 million to 2.5 […]

The World’s Oldest Cat Has Died

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Scooter the Cat, who was named the world’s oldest living cat by the Guinness Book of World Records, has died at the age of 30. Owned by Gail Floyd, Scooter unfortunately did not live long enough to enjoy his superb achievement. His owner confirmed his death to Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “He was so special,” the […]

Drake’s Views Sells Over 1 Million Units, Reaches Platinum Status

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Summer 2016 is proving to be a good one for Drake considering his latest album Views has just gone platinum. Yesterday [Friday, May 6], a report from Republic Records, which is the company responsible for the distribution of Drake’s new album, announced it has sold a total of 1.2 million copies in its first six days it was […]

Bow Wow Says He’s Always Hated Rapping

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Bow Wow surprised fans on Twitter by admitting he has always hating rapping. The rapper, who now goes by his real name Shad Moss, is well known for being one of the youngest child rappers during the early 2000s. The news comes after Moss revealed he has always wanted to do comedy and act. In a series […]

[Watch] Skepta Releases Visuals For New Track “Man”

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Boy Better Know founder Skepta is becoming a global success and contributing massively to the international growth of Grime. With his new album Konnichiwa dropping May 6, the North London artist has released the visuals to his latest track “Man.” Shot by the legendary Risky Roadz, the video features a number of familiar faces and follows […]

Drake Steals Adele’s Throne And Breaks UK Streaming Records

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Drake has been dominating headlines since the release of Views this past week.  After gaining his first number one with “One Dance” (a remake of the Crazy Counsinz funky house hit) the Canadian rapper has now broken Adele‘s record for most single streams in a week in the UK. Adele, who’s currently on a world […]

Chris Brown and OHB Drop New Mixtape ‘Before Da Trap: Nights in Tarzana’

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After teasing his fans on Instagram with previews of new music, Chris Brown has finally released his joint mixtape with his Original Hood Bosses (OHB) crew titled Before Da Trap:Nights in Tarzana, which dropped Friday, April 29. Breezy stuck to his word, despite the hype surrounding Drake’s new album, and released the 19 track collaborative tape. The […]