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Sony is Planning First PlayStation 5 Event for June 3rd

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Sony is finally ready to pull back the curtain on its upcoming Playstation 5 console. Bloomberg reports that Sony’s virtual event is tentatively planned for next week but that “plans have been in flux and that the day may change.” Sony is said to be focusing on games for this PS5 event and is not expected […]

Sony Giving Playstation 4 Owners 4 Free Games to Help Deal With Coronavirus Pandemic

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With social distancing being real during this coronavirus pandemic, the good people at Sony are giving away a few good games for Playstation 4 owners. Starting today, Playstation 4 owners can claim both Journey and Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection, which includes the first three entries in Nathan Drake’s adventure: Drake’s Fortune, Among Thieves, and Drake’s Deception.  The offerings will be […]

Beyoncé Signs New Publishing Deal Sony/ATV Music

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Beyoncé is always making moves. Fresh off of her Ivy Park x Addidas line that dropped over the weekend, the icon and mother of three has signed a new publishing deal with Sony/ATV under Jon Platt. According to Variety, Beyoncé and Jay-Z have worked with Platt for years. In 2019, Platt took over as chairman and. […]

Sony Reveals Logo For Playstation 5 Console At CES 2020

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Sony PlayStation’s President and CEO Jim Ryan took the stage at CES 2020 today to finally unveil the long-awaited PlayStation 5…logo. During the Sony CES keynote event, Ryan shared some notable milestones for the PlayStation 4 before talking up the company’s next-gen consoles. Other than confirming the previously known holiday 2020 release window, Ryan shared the […]

Rihanna Signs Publishing Deal with Sony/ATV Music

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Rihanna has come to an agreement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing, according to Variety. The new deal will place Rihanna back in partnership with her longtime publisher, Jon Platt, who took over Sony Music s the chairman and CEO earlier in 2019. The move stokes the fire on rumors of new music from Rihanna, with reports […]

A Biopic of Kirk Franklin is in the Works

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Do you want a revolution? According to reports, Kirk Franklin is ready to take us to the church in movie theaters as his biopic is being worked on. The film, currently untitled, is being produced by former Sony exec DeVon Franklin via his Franklin Entertainment banner. The Sunday’s Best host will serve as an executive […]

Aaron McGruder to Direct ‘The Boondocks’ Reboot

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The Freemans will back in the saddle. Also, Sony has announced that the creator of the Boondocks, Aaron McGruder is slated to make his return as director. On Wednesday, Variety reported that Sony Pictures Animation has announced a host of new projects slated to be released in 2020, including a Boondocks “reimagining. The fourth season […]

Sony Interactive Entertainment is Launching Its Own Studio to Turn PlayStation Games Into Live-Action Movies

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Taking a page from the Marvel playbook, Sony Interactive Entertainment is reportedly launching its own studio to take its video games to the movie and TV screen. PlayStation Productions is a new division of Sony Interactive Entertainment with the task of adapting PlayStation games into films and TV shows, The Hollywood Reporter reported this week. Heading up […]

Microsoft and Sony to Partner on New Cloud Based Sharing Technology

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In business, sometimes it’s in your best interest to work with your competition. On May 16, Microsoft and Sony have announced a partnership that includes technology and information sharing. The announcement states the two will jointly develop future cloud solutions within Microsoft Azure. The mention of Microsoft’s cloud solutions in gaming comes just as Microsoft is […]

Sony Officially Working On PlayStation 5 With a Release Window of Late 2020

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Sony surprised everyone earlier this month by starting to talk about the capabilities of the PlayStation 5. Now we’re being told when it won’t, rather then when it will launch. As The Verge reports, Sony is holding Q&A sessions with reporters and giving out a few new details here and there. The Wall Street Journal tech reporter Takashi Mochizuki is […]

Sylvia Rhone Named Chairwoman and CEO of Epic Records

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After serving as president for the past several years at Sony Music Entertainment, industry veteran Sylvia Rhone has been promoted to Chairwoman and CEO of Epic Records. In her new position, Rhone will oversee the creative direction and management of the storied label, home to Camila Cabello, Travis Scott, Meghan Trainor, and DJ Khaled, among […]

R. Kelly’s Chicago Landlord Collects Debt From Sony Royalties

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R. Kelly is missing out on a payday as the landlord of his Chicago studio requested a freeze of the royalty account for the singer to seek their back rent. READ MORE: R. Kelly Was Reportedly Pleased With His ‘Passionate’ Gayle King Interview Midwest Commercial Funding issued a subpoena to Sony Music Holdings in an […]

Sony Plans to Flood Market With Spider-man Content Over Next Seven to Eight Years

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Sony has a plan to make sure we get a ton of Spider-man content for the foreseeable future. In an interview with Variety, Sony Pictures Entertainment chairman Tony Vinciquerra and Sony Pictures Television chairman Mike Hopkins discussed Sony’s plans for its Spider-Man related properties in the future, and it appears Sony has a pretty clear vision of where they’re […]

R. Kelly and Sony Reportedly Agree to Split as Sex Scandal Unfolds

R. Kelly and Sony Reportedly Agree to Split as Sex Scandal Unfolds

R. Kelly and Sony are reportedly parting ways amid a storm of sexual misconduct against the veteran singer. Billboard reports that the agreement was mutual. R. Kelly has been accused multiple offenses of sexual misconduct including rape and involving in sexual relationships with underage girls. He’s also accused of manipulating the lives of multiple women. […]

RCA Records is Reportedly Holding R. Kelly’s New Music

RCA Records is Reportedly Holding R. Kelly's New Music

Following the release of the Surviving R. Kelly documentary, many people have been trying to show their support for the victims by siding with them as opposed to taking R. Kelly’s side. Chance The Rapper, Nick Cannon, Ne-Yo, and Tank are among the many people who vowed to stop supporting the disgraced singer. Chance and […]