With a successful second season of VH1’s Black Ink Crew Chicago underway, Corey McGinnis, better known as “PHOR” dropped his latest music video for his single “Hang With Us” on Halloween Day. You can check out the video filmed completely under black light in the link above. PHOR has recently signed to Devyne Stephen’s Upfront Entertainment […]
Sevyn Streeter called into HOT 97’s “Ebro in the Morning” to talk about the 76ers cancelling her National Anthem performances.
Wu-Tang Clan’s founder, RZA, has teamed up with creative Mustafa Shaikh to launch 36 Chambers, a contemporary menswear line that fuses elements of hip-hop, Chinese culture and high fashion to carve its own niche within menswear. “36 Chambers is inspired by the Wu philosophy: kung fu, mathematics, Eastern philosophy and art,” said RZA. “Using that […]
Kanye West has added a second leg to his critically-acclaimed SAINT PABLO TOUR. The new round of dates, promoted exclusively by Live Nation, will kick off on November 17 in San Jose, CA and will include over 20 shows throughout North America with dates scheduled in Denver, Houston, Dallas, Washington DC and a New Year’s Eve concert at […]
Multiple Grammy®, Golden Globe, and Academy Award-winning Chicago rapper, actor, social activist, and philanthropist Common follows up the release of his explosive and politically relevant new single “Black America Again” featuring Stevie Wonder with today’s announcement that BLACK AMERICA AGAIN, the eponymously titled new album will arrive November 4th on ARTium/Def Jam Recordings. “I wrote […]
Featuring a star-studded lineup, including Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, French Montana, Yo Gotti, Plies and the late Bankroll Fresh, TRAP OR DIE 3 will bring it back to the essence of JEEZY aka “The Snowman,” who defined the genre of trap music with his vivid storytelling about the struggle and triumph of the streets. Leading […]
CONGRATULATIONS TO JUSTIN BIEBER ON HIS 5 2016 AMA NOMINATIONS!!! ARTIST OF THE YEAR VIDEO OF THE YEAR (“SORRY”) FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK (PURPOSE) FAVORITE SONG – POP/ROCK (“LOVE YOURSELF”)
In recognition of National Protect Your Hearing Month, the Health Department has released an Epi Data Brief entitled, “Exposure to Loud Sounds and Headphone Use Among Teens and Younger Adults in New York City.” The data brief highlights data on New York City (NYC) teens and younger adults’ exposure to loud sounds and headphone use. Exposure […]
SEAN ‘DIDDY’ COMBS AKA PUFF DADDY and the explosive, first-ever Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour had its final run last night in Los Angeles, presenting a star-studded lineup that included LIL’ KIM, MASE, FAITH EVANS, BLACK ROB, TOTAL, CARL THOMAS, 112, THE LOX and FRENCH MONTANA. The tour took acts across the country hitting New […]
Multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes tops the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart with his sophomore album Illuminate (Island Records) debuting at #1 with over 144,000 copies sold and consumed. This is Shawn’s second #1 debut, following his #1 platinum album Handwritten. Illuminate also tops the charts globally and has hit #1 on iTunes in over 65 […]
Open Letter to Our Fans, Words can’t express how humbled we are to have our red dresses from the “Giving Him Something He Can Feel” video featured in the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture (NMAAHC) grand opening exhibition on September 24, 2016. When the four original members of En Vogue – […]
Live From Lincoln Center—the award-winning performing arts series presenting the best of the wide-ranging programming from the world’s leading performing arts center—received two Emmy Awards this past weekend for broadcasting excellence. Both awards, for Outstanding Music Direction and for Outstanding Sound Mixing For a Variety Series or Special, were given to the Live From Lincoln […]
VH1 has announced that Teyana Taylor – the multi-talented actor, G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam Recordings artist, and breakout star of Kanye West’st acclaimed “Fade” video – will join the “The Breaks” in a recurring role in addition to doing a stint on the network’s upcoming “Hip Hop Squares”. Inspired by The Big Payback, a narrative […]
Beyonce performs “Lemonade” at the 2016 MTV VMA’s to perfection! Click image to watch the epic performance!