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miguel-061318.jpg Miguel has released a new track, "Vote," which appears on the soundtrack to the film Crazy Rich Asians. The track features production from the duo of Mark Ronson and Hudson Mohawke, as well as Mad Max, JMike, and Ghost.

arethafranklin-081318.jpg Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has passed away at the age of 76. The legendary singer has been battling health issues for years and was reported to be gravely ill earlier this week.

kendricklamar-020618.jpg Kendrick Lamar will be performing "a very special set" at the upcoming Made In America festival. "MADE IN AMERICA 2018 presents... A very special set by @kendricklamar. Welcome to the #MadeInAmerica 2018 lineup. Get tickets at https://miafe.st/2018tickets," the organizers tweeted on Monday.

rkelly-020218.jpg R. Kelly has revealed that he is bringing his Memory Lane tour to New York's Madison Square Garden Hulu Theater on September 15.

ashanti-jarule-081418.jpg The first track from Ja Rule and Ashanti's upcoming collaborative record has been leaked online by Complex ahead of the album's official release. The full release date of their latest album has not yet been confirmed.

janetjackson-050217.jpg Janet Jackson announced on her Instagram that she will be releasing her new single along with an accompanying music video this Friday. Her latest single "Made For Now" also features Puerto-Rican reggaeton Daddy Yankee.

beyonce-jay-z-070618.jpg Beyoncé and Jay-Z dedicated the Detroit stop of their On The Run II Tour at Ford Field to ailing songstress Aretha Franklin.

samsmith-112917.jpg Sam Smith is facing some backlash after he made some recent comments about Michael Jackson. The comments were made while Smith was celebrating with some of his friends, including fellow singers Adam Lambert and Beyonce, on a boat recently.

rihanna-012318.jpg The lineup of artists set to perform at Rihanna's fourth annual Diamond Ball next month has been revealed. "Issa Rae and Childish Gambino were the dream duo for the fourth Annual Diamond Ball and they're coming!!! We are honored and grateful to have them help us celebrate the Clara Lionel Foundation this year," Rihanna said in a statement.

justin-timberlake-61016.jpg Justin Timberlake will release his first ever book, Hindsight & All the Things I Can't See in Front of Me, a collection of "anecdotes, reflections and observations on his life and work," in October.

arethafranklin-081318.jpg Legendary singer Aretha Franklin, who has endured a lengthy battle with cancer, is reportedly in serious medical condition and surrounded by her friends and family in Detroit.

drake-092017.jpg Drake and Migos postponed their "Aubrey and the Three Amigos Tour" on August 10, citing production issues.

michael-jackson-062216.jpg Michael Jackson's estate and Sony Music plan to celebrate King of Pop's 60th birthday on August 29 by hosting The Michael Jackson Diamond Birthday Celebration program in Las Vegas.

robin-thicke-082616.jpg The 37th Malibu Chili Cook-off, which will take place on August 31, will be hosted by singer Robin Thicke. According to Billboard, the four-time Grammy nominee will kick-off the Malibu Chili Cook-off. The event will also feature performances by Cody Simpson & The Tide, Cisco Adler and Scott Russo.

drake-092017.jpg Drake is looking to develop his song "God's Plan" into a game show, according to TMZ. In the viral music video for the track, which currently has over 760 million views on YouTube, Drake gives away nearly $1 million in donations, cars and shopping sprees to complete strangers.

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