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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…MORE

LL Cool J To Receive Entertainment Icon Award At Urban One Honors

LL Cool J To Receive Entertainment Icon Award At Urban One Honors

LL Cool J will receive the Entertainment Icon Award at the Urban One Honors at The Eastern in Atlanta on December 2. David Mann and his wife Tamela Mann (TV One’s “The Manns”) will receive the inspirational impact award. The winners of the Lifetime Achievement award, Music Innovation award, and the first-ever Phoenix Honor will…MORE

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…MORE

Ty Dolla $ign Reveals Skateboarding Accident Landed Him In The Hospital

Ty Dolla $ign Reveals Skateboarding Accident Landed Him In The Hospital

Ty Dolla $ign has revealed that a skateboarding accident briefly landed him in the hospital on Saturday, November 26. The West Coast rapper shared a picture on social media that showed him lying on a hospital bed with medical wires hook to his bare chest. He captioned the picture with cryptic “open hands” and “fingers…MORE

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…MORE

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…MORE

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…MORE

Lauryn Hill Joining Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage To Raise Money For HBCUs

Lauryn Hill Joining Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage To Raise Money For HBCUs

Lauryn Hill will join Tom Joyner for a 2023 cruise organized by the ex-radio host’s philanthropic foundation to raise money for supporting students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Joyner’s “Ultimate Party with a Purpose” will set sail from Fort Lauderdale on May 20. After stops at the beautiful ports of Cozumel, Mexico; Falmouth,…MORE

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LIZZO WINS BIG

LIZZO WINS BIG

Lizzo has conquered social media.TikTok has named her its artist of the year for 2022.Lizzo won the honor based on total views.Many users created videos with her smash “About Damn Time.”The top five rounds out with Bella Poarch at #2, Bad Bunny at 3, Charlie Puth coming in fourth, and Doja Cat at number five.…

TOO SHORT GETS HIS OWN STREET

TOO SHORT GETS HIS OWN STREET

Too $hort is a made man, and he’ll have his own street to prove it.Sources say Short Dog will soon get a permanent tribute in his hometown of Oakland, California.The road will be named Too $hort Way.The three-block stretch will be converted this Saturday.Too $hort commented on Instagram, “December 10th, it’s official. Blow the maf*in…

JURY SELECTION BEGINS FOR TORY LANEZ BEGINS

JURY SELECTION BEGINS FOR TORY LANEZ BEGINS

Tory Lanez appeared Monday in a Los Angeles courtroom. Jury selection started for his trial in the 2020 shooting of Megan Thee Stallion. She’s set to testify against Lanez. (quote) “I want him to go to jail. I want him to go under the jail.” If convicted, Tory Lanez could be sentenced to more than…

IRENE CARA PASSES AWAY AT 63

IRENE CARA PASSES AWAY AT 63

Irene Cara passed away over the weekend.The woman who gave us the iconic theme songs to Fame and Flashdance was 63.Cara was a 1980s icon. Her star rose quickly as she portrayed Coco in the musical Fame.She won two Grammys for her song “Flashdance: What A Feeling.”Her cause of death is unknown.