Fredo Santana Dies at 27, Lil Durk, Wale and More Pay Tribute

Chicago rapper Fredo Santana reportedly has passed away on Friday (Dec. 19). A cause death is unconfirmed, but according to TMZ, the 27-year-old rhymer died from a fatal seizure. Producer Maxo Kream, a longtime collaborator and friend Santana, confirmed the sad news on his Instagram page. "Damn man I’m lost for words right now I’m … [Read more…]

Mo'Nique Asking Fans to Boycott Netflix, Twitter Have Questions

Mo’Nique wants fans to boycott Netflix, but people on Twitter are saying, “Hold up, wait a minute." On Friday (Jan. 19), the actress-comedian went on her Instagram page stating that Netflix wanted her to do a standup special for $500,000, which she felt was too low for her stature in entertainment. She then went onto … [Read more…]

Rihanna, DJ Khaled and Bryson Tiller Performing at Grammy Awards

Rihanna has been tapped to perform at the 2018 Grammy Awards. The eight-time Grammy winner will team up with DJ Khaled and Bryson Tiller to perform their chart-topping hit “Wild Thoughts.” The trio joins previously announced performers Bruno Mars and Cardi B (who will perform "Finesse"), along with TDE artists Kendrick Lamar and SZA. Also, … [Read more…]

JAY-Z's 'Smile' to Receive Special Honor at GLAAD Media Awards

JAY-Z’s song “Smile” will be recognized at the 29th annual GLAAD Media Awards in April. The touching song, which appears on Hov’s Grammy-nominated album 4:44, details his mother Gloria Carter's journey as a single mother and coming out as a lesbian. The annual ceremony recognizes “fair, accurate, and inclusive representations the LGBTQ community and the … [Read more…]

Common Supports Kim and Kanye Naming Their Daughter Chicago

When Kim Kardashian announced on Friday (Jan. 19) that her third child with Kanye West is named Chicago, it quickly became a trending topic on Twitter. Although people’s reactions to the newborn’s name were mixed, fellow Chicagoan and friend Common fully supported it. In a brief interview with TMZ, the “ambassador Chicago” said the baby … [Read more…]

Nicky Romero & Florian Picasso's Awesome Collab Gets Dance Floor Ready Remix Pack

Feels are matched with wubs in Nicky Romero x Florian Picasso‘s “Only For Your Love,” a track sure to bring out the best moves you’ve got! Now, we have five more ways to enjoy the dance floor ready electro house anthem! The flavorful remix pack for “Only For Your Love” just graced our ears with … [Read more…]

Hardwell Celebrates 350th Episode Of Podcast, Reveals Hardwell & Friends Vol 3

For over seven years, Hardwell has been bringing fans some the best EDM has to fer over the airwaves — and he just celebrated the 350th episode  Hardwell On Air live from Amsterdam! The milestone airing features four mini mixes from some the leading acts in the game. The first hour and a half is dedicated … [Read more…]

Tee Grizzley Stars in Animated Show ‘Mr. Grizzley’s Magic Wraith'

 gets animated. Earlier this week, WeBuyGold, the folks responsible for producing a hilarious , unveiled Mr. Grizzley’s Magic Wraith, a vibrant new TV series focusing on an animated version Grizzley. The rapper lives up to his name by playing a bear who happens to be a school teacher in the jungle. Move over Magic School Bus. "When … [Read more…]

Fans React to Drake's Two New Songs Including 'God’s Plan'

Drake dropped two new tracks right in the middle a government shutdown on Friday night (Jan. 19). The songs “God’s Plan” and “Diplomatic Immunity” are from his Scary Hours EP, which is currently available on all streaming platforms, including Tidal. On the orchestral “God’s Plan, the OVO Sound leader spits fhand lyrics about his lavish … [Read more…]

JAY-Z to Appear on the Premiere of CNN's 'The Van Jones Show'

Political analyst and activist Van Jones will premiere his brand new eponymous talk show on CNN on Jan. 27. For the episode, he’s invited JAY-Z to be his guest. The Roc Nation mogul will discuss his Grammy-nominated album 4:44 and some the topical issues he explored on the project, including race and economics. "4:44] is … [Read more…]