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JoJo Tweets About Winning Freedom From Blackground Music, Thanks Her Supporters

Music lovers expressed a collective sigh of relief yesterday (January 14) when news broke that JoJo had finally escaped seven years of label limbo with…

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OutKast, Chance the Rapper, Earl Sweatshirt And Vic Mensa Will Perform At The Big Guava Music Fest

In the newest festival news, the Big Guava Music Festival has announced their lineup. It'll be headlined by OutKast (duh), Foster the People and…

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OutKast, Wiz Khalifa, Chance The Rapper, Childish Gambino And More To Take The Stage At Hangout Fest 2014

Have you started drafting your 2014 festival list? You might want to start right about now. Hangout Festival announced their lineup today, and guess who'…

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August Alsina Sets Spring Release Date For ‘Testimony’ Debut Album

If last week's Polar Vortex wasn't enough, August Alsina is giving us even more reasons to look forward to springtime. The budding R&B crooner ha…

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Def Jam Has A Trippy New #DefJam30 Logo

This year, Def Jam Recordings celebrates 30 years in the game. To commemorate the milestone, they've unveiled their dizzying new #DefJam30 logo. We're excited…

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Wale Heads To Nigeria In Revolt TV’s ‘Wale: I Am From’ Documentary Trailer

Knowing and understanding where you come from is essential. In the trailer for Revolt TV’s “Wale: I Am From” documentary, the MMG rapper born Olubowale…

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Beyonce’s Tumblr Posting Spree: Bey Takes Blue Ivy To The Zoo

Tired of flipping through Beyonce‘s photo albums? I hope not because game-changing diva also took Blue Ivy to the zoo (more like rented one out)…

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Kanye West ‘Yeezus’ Goes Platinum

Kanye West's Yeezus album has officially hit platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). 'Ye's latest studio effort, which dropped June 18, ha…

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Jay Z To Headline DirecTV Show Super Bowl Weekend

Jay Z will be teaming up with Eli Manning Super Bowl weekend, but not to sign him to Roc Nation Sports.

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Common On Chance The Rapper: ‘He’s Definitely Got A Great Future’

Chicago is having a moment. From Chance The Rapper's unprecedented rise to Lil Bibby becoming one of rap's most anticipated newbies, the scene…

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Nas To Celebrate 20th Anniversary Of ‘Illmatic’ With An Entire Orchestra

Nas is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his iconic debut Illmatic in a big way.

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Touchdown: A Women’s Guide To The NFL Playoffs

You’re dating a guy who eats, breathes and lives sports. Just a fun fact: there’s pretty much no better time in his life than right…

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Interview: Mac Miller Talks New Albums, Status of Pharrell EP, Why He Doesn’t Want Weed Legalized

Mac Miller is now a free agent, but that won't stop him from churning out new music. Last night (Jan. 14), Mac announced that he…

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7 Rap Reunion Tours That Need To Happen

Surprise! Outkast—yes, Outkast—is going on tour this year. We knew there was a chance of them reuniting in 2014 for one or two shows,…

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Drake Puts Up Two ‘SNL’ Tickets For Charity

If you haven’t seen Drake's Saturday Night Live promos for the Jan. 18 show, now's a good time. The former Degrassi actor is holding…

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Rihanna Goes Topless in Brazil

Rihanna was recently spotted baring both her chesticles on a beach in Brazil. She wasn’t just flashing for fun though. Rih went topless for a…

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See (Now Pregnant) Ciara In Leather Tights And Stilettos

Ciara just confirmed her pregnancy yesterday (Jan. 14) and the future Mrs., um, Future is covering her baby bump stylishly, seen here sporting…

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Kanye West Sues Amazon Over ‘Coinye West’ Crypto-currency

Kanye West is laying the smackdown on Amazon and other digital entities responsible for the crypto-currency "Coinye West."…

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Kanye West Inspires New Religion: Yeezianity

When most people think of Kanye West, one of his many notable attributes – aside from his cockiness, controversial relationship with Kim K, and affectio…