Today is Snoop Dogg‘s favorite day of the year. No, not 4/20, it’s his birthday. The legendary rapper is celebrating his 48th birthday and we can’t believe he’s been in the game for over two decades. Snoop managed to expand his brand from a gang-affiliated California rapper, to America’s favorite uncle. His marijuana advocacy hasn’t […]

Kim Burrell has dug herself into quite a hole with the LGBT community and more. The legendary gospel singer has been receiving major backlash after a video of her homophobic rant made its rounds on the Internet earlier this week. People were so offended by Burrell’s rhetoric that some are even protesting her upcoming appearance […]

Only Pharrell can be a special guest performer and have one of the most memorable performances of the night. The tastemaker/producer took the stage at Power 106 L.A’s 2015 Cali Christmas Concert and brought out none other than Kendrick Lamar for a special performance of their collaboration “Alright.” For the first time since Kendrick released his […]

Glastonbury Festival 2015 was another epic festival for the books. It was so dope that fans got to sing Happy Birthday to the Dalai Lama, who was there to give a speech. Kanye West headlined the festival and in true Ye’ fashion, he did not disappoint.   The “All Day” singer’s performance was interrupted by English […]

The 2015 Grammy Awards had a lot of memorable performances. One in particular was Pharrell’s “Happy,” in which he donned a bellman’s uniform and became the butt of online jokes. One joke by Scrubs star Zach Braff was deemed super offensive. Braff jokingly shared a side-by-side picture of Pharrell and a flying monkey from The Wizard […]

Earlier this year, Nas celebrated the 20th anniversary of his revolutionary debut album Illmatic. Now, the Queensbridge rapper is releasing a documentary about the making of this classic album. Time Is Illmatic recaps the hard work that went into the album, as Nas was just 19 years old living in Queensbridge projects. This documentary features interviews with Q-Tip, Alicia […]

Wiz Khalifa delivered an acoustic version of his smash hit “We Dem Boyz,” thanks to iHeartRadio’s Paul ‘The Web’ Guy. Paul played the guitar as the Taylor Gang head honcho crossed genres for a few minutes and even busted out with a freestyle at the end. Hilarious! Watch the clip above. [Miss Info] T.I‘s highly anticipated […]

With the Under the Influence of Music tour beginning pretty soon, one of the tour’s headliners, Wiz Khalifa, comments on Tyga‘s decision to drop out last minute. Wiz explained on Power99’s morning radio show, “He didn’t tell me at all. His people was just like, ‘Nah, we ain’t gonna be on the tour.” He further explained that Tyga is […]

Who wouldn’t want to hear a Jamie Foxx track featuring Pharrell; according to Dane Dehaan, he would love to! With the premiere of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 under way, two of the film’s stars, Jamie Foxx and Dane Dehaan, sat down with GlobalGrind’s Blogxilla and dished on everything from spitting bars and seeing ghosts, to […]

Last night some of the biggest names in the music business was honored at the 25 anniversary of the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Quincy Jones was the guest of honor and he got an amazing standing ovation, to go along with a champagne toast from all of […]


Fans can anticipate a collaborative album from two of the most prominent people in the game: Lupe Fiasco & Pharrell Williams. The Chicago native announced via his blog yesterday that he and the famed producer are set to record a joint album. “LUPE & PHARRELL ALBUM COMING SOON” [Rap-Up] Rihanna doesn’t just talk that talk, she […]


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