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Art of VIBE: Set Free Gives A Tour Of The Compound

Set Free, founder of New York City design/music studio The Compound, gives a tour of the creative space "where all the dreams come true." Set…

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Joe Gears Up To Release ‘Bridges’ Album, Unveils Tour Dates

Joe is preparing new tunes for your iPod player and audio system when he releases a new album titled Bridges.

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Return To Sender: 6 Epic Responses To Homeboy Sandman’s ‘Black People Are Cowards’ Op-Ed

Homeboy Sandman had everyone reacting with his Monday morning troll of an editorial "Black People Are Cowards," which was published on Gawker and quickly circulated…

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10 Summer Tours (Other Than Bey Z’s) To Mark On Your Calendar

By now, you've probably heard that Jay Z and Beyoncé are hitting the road together this summer. Their "On The Run" tour will travel to…

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James Franco States He Never Had Sex With Lindsay Lohan

James Franco is clearing the air on one particular rumor that involves Lindsay Lohan.

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Set Visit: The Making Of The James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up’

Chadwick Boseman does not have a fear of cinematic heights. Following up his critically-acclaimed performance as the great Jackie Robinson in 2013’s 42, this summer…

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Jhene Aiko Shows Awesome Underboob For ‘GQ’

In the May issue of GQ, Jhené Aiko sizzles on the beach and bedroom, showing just enough skin to leave the rest to the imagination.

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What You Missed During The First Weekend Of New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014

Today -- Thursday, May 1 -- marks the launch of the second weekend of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The fest takes pride…

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Why Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ Movement Should Be Every (New) Artist’s Blueprint

Confession hour: The first time I heard Pharrell’s “Happy,” I immediately hit skip. In my defense, I was still soundtracking my life with Drake’s Nothing…

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Dope Or Nope? 15 Twitter Reactions To Mariah Carey’s Album Title

Mariah Carey's album title Me. I Am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse is either the greatest or the worst way to get people talking. Her previou…

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New Music: Jennifer Lopez ‘First Love’

Jenny from the block returns with her new song "First Love." On the up-tempo ditty produced by Max Martin, J.Lo wishes her love story would…

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Snoop Dogg, Kid Cudi & Bassnectar Lead 5th North Coast Music Festival Lineup

Every Labor Day, hip-hop, dance music and jam bands descend upon the Chicago skyline in the form of the North Coast Music Festival. What bega…

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Nas To Headline Essence Festival 2014 Kickoff

After celebrating the 20th anniversary of his debut album Illmatic , Nas will help Essence commemorate its double-decade birthday as headliner at the music festival'…

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Oprah To Own The Clippers?

Move aside, fellas. Oprah may be making a play for the Los Angeles Clippers.

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L.A. Reid’s Son Reveals Features On Michael Jackson’s ‘Xscape’

UPDATE (as of 11:19 am): Per Epic Records: This is inaccurate, Mary, Questlove nor D'Angelo are on the album."…

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Toronto Raptors Hand Out ‘Drake Lint Rollers’ Before Playoff Game

Even when Drake does something as simple as lint roll, the world pays attention.