Music News - Rap/Hip-Hop


michael jackson 062216 The Michael Jackson estate announced that it is donating $300,000 to Broadway Cares, Three Square Food Bank and MusiCares to help entertainment industry workers on Broadway, the music business and the people in Las Vegas who are affected by COVID-19.

johnlegend 082817 John Legend, who recently revealed that he is working on a new album, said the upcoming record will be his "sexiest" to date.

lollapalooza 032620 Organizers of the 2020 Lollapalooza Music Festival in Chicago took to Twitter to announce that they are delaying the release of the official lineup for this year's event.

kim taylor 032620 Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian have continued to engage in a war of words over their respective versions of what transpired during a telephone conversation between Kanye West and Swift in 2016.

dunerats 021920 R&B star The Weeknd has released a gory video for the song "In Your Eyes" from his most recent LP, After Hours.

nrr1 032620 The National Recording Registry has inducted classic recordings by Dr. Dre, Fred Rogers, Cheap Trick and many others.

uzi photos 031320 After climbing to the top of the Billboard Artist 100 chart for the first time last week, Lil Uzi Vert has extended his reign as the top musical act in the U.S. to a second consecutive week.

stavernfestivalen 080219 Hip-Hop singer and rapper Post Malone is using his time being quarantined to work on a new album.

rocknroll 011520 The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced that its 2020 induction ceremony will take place on November 7 at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland, Ohio.

eltonjohn 061616 Elton John commented on The Weeknd sampling "Your Song" in the song "Scared to Love" from the R&B star's latest album, After Hours.

rihanna 012318 Rihanna's Clara Lionel Foundation has donated $5 million to organizations engaged in coronavirus relief efforts.

dunerats 021920 Just a few days after releasing his fourth studio album, After Hours, R&B singer The Weeknd has released a deluxe edition of the record.

roddyricch 011520 Roddy Ricch's "The Box" has continued its reign over Billboard's all-genre Hot 100 chart for an 11th week.

bonovox 032420 U2 frontman Bono, the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson and Yoshiki have all teamed up on a new song celebrating creative collaboration despite the social distancing forced by the coronavirus outbreak.

childish gambino 041618 Childish Gambino has officially released his new album, 3.15.20, about a week after sharing a sneak preview on his website.

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