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Rihanna is the Most Streamed Female Artist on Spotify

Rihanna is the Most Streamed Female Artist on Spotify

“I get it how I live it, I live it how I get it. Count the mothaf*ckin’ digits.” Spotify has revealed it’s annual ‘Year in Music’ list which shows “the top artists, albums, tracks and moments that made 2017 such an amazing year for music fans.” Appearing top on the list as Spotify’s most streamed […]

Official Prince Merch Available in Limited Edition Pop-Up

It’s been a little over a year since the devastating passing of Purple Rain legend, Prince. An artist who transcended limits in music and fashion like no other, the icon’s legacy lives on forever, and now fans are able to purchase the musician’s official merchandise. The Prince Estate has launched a limited edition online pop-up […]

October’s Very Own x Timberland Collab Launches Friday

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The 6’s Drake teased fans earlier this month with a never before seen edition of timbs, and now the rapper and the October’s Very Own team has confirmed a collaboration has been brewing. A post shared by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on Nov 3, 2017 at 8:05pm PDT October’s Very Own (OVO) has partnered with Timberland to […]

Girls Around the World Faint: Miguel Announces North American Tour

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Girls hold your breath!  The R&B crooner is hitting the road to perform in a city near you in 2018. Miguel has announced his U.S. tour titled ‘The War & Leisure Tour’, which will kickoff on February 22 in Portland, OR and wrap up on April 12 in Berkeley, CA. Special guests on the tour […]

Modern Slavery: Migrants and Refugees Sold in a Slave Trade in Libya

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A video of migrants being sold in slave markets has sparked outrage. A recent video reported exclusively by CNN shows migrants from West and East Africa being sold and auctioned off in Libya for $400 as farmworkers. Most of the migrants coming from Guinea, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Eritrea, Gambia, Senegal, Sudan and Somalia are fleeing poverty, […]

Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, and Bruno Mars Lead Grammy Nominations

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The 2018 Grammy nominations are in for the biggest night in music. The Recording Academy has announced the 2018 nods for the 60th Grammy Awards set to air on the evening of January 28. Hosted by the Late Late Show’s James Corden and taking place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, this is […]

Kevin Hart Set to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ in December

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It’s third times a charm for this comedian. Actor and comedian Kevin Hart will join actor James Franco and actress Saoirse Ronan as Saturday Night Live hosts in December. This will be Hart’s third appearance on SNL. The comedian will host SNL’s final episode of the year on December 16, with rock band Foo Fighters, as the […]

A Royal Wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Engaged

A Royal Wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Engaged

It was announced on Monday morning that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are engaged. The Prince, son of Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana, proposed to his girlfriend earlier this month in London. BBC reports that Markle’s engagement ring was designed by her soon-to-be husband, and contains two diamonds which belonged to his mother. The couple is […]

Ray J and Princess Love are Expecting Their First Child

Ray J and Princess Love are Expecting Their First Child

Rumors have been spreading for some time that Love & Hip Hop stars Ray J and Princess Love are expecting their first child. Ray J confirmed the rumors today on daytime talk show The Real. The singer revealed that his wife Princess is indeed pregnant. The announcement comes after the couple recently shared their personal struggles […]

Tory Lanez and Joel Embiid Star in Champs X Adidas ‘The Moment’

Tory Lanez and Joel Embiid Star in Champs X Adidas ‘The Moment’

‘The Moment’ is a Champs Sports franchise that provides a platform for professional athletes and musicians to share inspirational stories rooted in their personal journeys to success through musical collaborations. Champs Sports has now launched the latest installment of their ‘The Moment’ franchise which spotlights recording artist Tory Lanez and Philadelphia 76ers basketball star Joel Embiid. Episode […]

Rae Sremmurd Collaborates With PacSun for ‘SremmLife’ Collection

Rae Sremmurd Collaborates With PacSun for 'SremmLife' Collection

Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi of rap group Rae Sremmurd have launched an exclusive capsule with clothing store PacSun titled, ‘SremmLife’. The collection currently out now, consists of long sleeve shirts, short sleeve t-shirts, a hoodie, and a hat, which all come with the ‘SremmLife’ logo stamped across each item in different variations. The color scheme is black, […]

Meek Mill’s Annual Turkey Giveaway Still Went On

Meek Mill's Annual Turkey Giveaway Still Went On

Although Meek Mill is currently serving time in prison for violating his probation, the rapper still made it his mission to spread holiday joy to needy families in Philadelphia. The hometown hero’s “A DreamChaser’s Thanksgiving” went on all morning and afternoon on Wednesday, with the help of Dream Chasers Records, Roc Nation, and members of […]

N.E.R.D.’s ‘NO_ONE EVER REALLY DIES’ Has an Official Release Date

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N.E.R.D. surprised fans earlier this month when they dropped  their energetic lead record “Lemon,” featuring songstress Rihanna rapping on the track. On Wednesday morning, N.E.R.D. revealed that their fifth studio album titled, No_One Ever Really Dies, is slated to drop next month on December 15. In addition to Rihanna, the 11-track album includes guest appearances […]

Drake Says “Free Meek Mill” During Australia Show

Drake Says “Free Meek Mill” During Australia Show

Drake was performing in Melbourne, Australia for the last set of shows of his European Boy Meets World tour, when he spotted a fan in the crowd wearing a ‘Free Meek Mill’ shirt. The More Life rapper shouted out the fan and then responded with, “I see you got the, Free Meek Mill t-shirt. Free […]

Wale Gives Turkeys to Families in Need For Thanksgiving

Wale Gives Turkeys to Families in Need For Thanksgiving

D.C. native Wale linked up with Council Member Trayon White, to hand out turkeys to families in need in Southeast Washington D.C. Apart of the city’s 15th Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway, which was first started by late mayor and council member Marion Barry, about 1,500 turkeys and 20,000 pounds of fresh vegetables, yams, and stuffing, were passed […]

Lil Peep’s Merchandise Sells Out After His Untimely Death

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The late rapper’s fans go hard to honor his legacy. On November 15, rap star Lil Peep was found dead on his tour bus, at the tender age of 21. Evidence suggested that the rapper suffered from an overdose of the medication Xanax, commonly used for anxiety disorders.  His unexpected death stunned fans, and celebrities […]

This Game Slaps the Hands of Strangers Who Try to Touch Your Hair

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“Don’t Touch My Hair” seems to be the theme of the year. So I made a game cause I got tired of women putting their hands in my hair. ? https://t.co/q0M3i4Pwoh #donttouchmyhair #hairnah pic.twitter.com/9wsvIHbEMe — Momo (@MomoUhOh) November 15, 2017 Momo Pixel is the creator, art director, and designer of Hair Nah (hairnah.com), a clever […]

Nicki Minaj Reveals Acting is Her First Love

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The Pinkprint artist says acting has a special place in her heart. On Tuesday evening, Nicki Minaj caused quite a stir on Twitter, when she posted a provocative video which showed a series of clips of the dubbed rapper-slash-singer in a bath tub, with soft music playing in the background. Turns out, the racy video […]

Mary J. Blige Dressed Like A Tomboy To Shield Herself From Harassment

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The R&B songstress opened up about her own experience in the entertainment industry. In a roundtable discussion for The Hollywood Reporter, Mary J. Blige joined actresses Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone, Jessica Chastain, Allison Janney, and Saoirse Ronan to discuss sexual harassment in Hollywood. When asked about her thoughts about the staggering number of sexual assault […]