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The Big Climate Thing To Feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow & More

The Big Climate Thing To Feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow & More

The Big Climate Thing festival is set to feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow and many more. The 3-day festival, which takes place September 16-18 at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, will benefit the EarthPercent organization's mission of combating climate change. Proceeds from the event will support EarthPercent, a nonprofit launched by Brian Eno, although… ... Continue Reading
Cardi B Reveals New Single To Feature Kanye West, Lil Durk

Cardi B Reveals New Single To Feature Kanye West, Lil Durk

Cardi B recently revealed that her upcoming single "Hot Sh*t" will feature Kanye West and Lil Durk. "My new single 'Hot Sh*t' available everywhere THIS FRIDAY 7/1," Cardi wrote on Twitter. She took to Twitter again the following day to share the single's steamy cover art. She captioned her post, "Hot Sh*t featuring Lil Durk… ... Continue Reading
Eminem & Snoop Dogg Team Up On New Single 'From The D 2 The LBC'

Eminem & Snoop Dogg Team Up On New Single 'From The D 2 The LBC'

Hip-hop legends Eminem and Snoop Dogg have teamed up for a new track, "From The D 2 The LBC." "This probably should have happened a while ago," Em says at the start of the song. "Put your doobies high if you reside in 213, let's see them blunts raised," they rap in the song's chorus,… ... Continue Reading
5 Seconds Of Summer's Ashton Irwin Hospitalized For Heat Exhaustion

5 Seconds Of Summer's Ashton Irwin Hospitalized For Heat Exhaustion

5 Seconds of Summer's concert in Houston, Texas, was cut short on Sunday night after drummer Ashton Irwin suffered "extreme heat exhaustion." Irwin was later hospitalized, and the band postponed their next show in Arkansas. The drummer, who is recovering from heat exhaustion, explained the whole episode on Twitter the next day. "I suffered from… ... Continue Reading
Lizzo, Live Nation To Donate $1 Million To Planned Parenthood

Lizzo, Live Nation To Donate $1 Million To Planned Parenthood

Lizzo has pledged to donate $500,000 to Planned Parenthood, after the U.S. Supreme Court last Friday issued a decision overturning Roe v. Wade. The "Truth Hurts" singer also revealed in a tweet that Live Nation will match her initial $500,000, which brings the total to $1 million toward Planned Parenthood. "I'm pledging $500k from my… ... Continue Reading
Taylor Swift Shares 'Carolina' From 'Where The Crawdads Sing' Soundtrack

Taylor Swift Shares 'Carolina' From 'Where The Crawdads Sing' Soundtrack

Taylor Swift recently released "Carolina", the original song she penned for the Where the Crawdads Sing film soundtrack. "Into the mist, into the clouds / No, you didn't see me here," croons Swift. "They'll make a fest, I'll make it count / Carolina knows." Swift wrote on social media, "About a year & half ago… ... Continue Reading
Lil Nas X Takes Shot At BET In 'Late To Da Party' Featuring NBA YoungBoy

Lil Nas X Takes Shot At BET In 'Late To Da Party' Featuring NBA YoungBoy

Lil Nas X took another shot at BET with his new single, once again venting his displeasure at receiving zero nominations from the network for Sunday's BET Awards. The song, "Late to Da Party," featuring NBA YoungBoy, starts and ends with the chant "F- BET (yeah), f- BET (yeah), f- BET (yeah, yeah)." Lil Nas… ... Continue Reading
Shawn Mendes Lends Voice To Singing Crocodile In 'Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile' Trailer

Shawn Mendes Lends Voice To Singing Crocodile In 'Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile' Trailer

The first trailer for Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile features Shawn Mendes lending his voice to the singing crocodile. The film is based on the children's book "Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile" by Bernard Waber. It centers around the anthropomorphic croc Lyle's adventure through the Big Apple after the Primm family, played by Constance Wu, Scoot McNairy and Winslow… ... Continue Reading
Meghan Trainor Announces New Album 'Takin' It Back'

Meghan Trainor Announces New Album 'Takin' It Back'

Meghan Trainor has announced that her next album Takin' It Back will be released on October 21. Speaking about her latest music project, Trainor said it will feel like a return to the form of her 2015 debut album, Title. "It's like Title 2.0. It's my old school. It's true to myself in all the… ... Continue Reading
Silk Sonic, Kendrick Lamar & Jazmine Sullivan Among Winners At BET Awards

Silk Sonic, Kendrick Lamar & Jazmine Sullivan Among Winners At BET Awards

Jazmine Sullivan won the Best Female R&B/Pop Artist award and The Weeknd won the Best Male R&B/Pop Artist award at the BET Awards on Sunday, June 26. This is the first win for The Weeknd in the category after being nominated six previous times. Megan Thee Stallion and Kendrick Lamar were named best female and… ... Continue Reading
Drake Earns 11th No. 1 On Billboard 200 Chart With 'Honestly, Nevermind'

Drake Earns 11th No. 1 On Billboard 200 Chart With 'Honestly, Nevermind'

Drake has earned his 11th No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart with Honestly, Nevermind. The album, released on June 17, made its debut on top of the Billboard 200 chart dated July 2. Honestly, Nevermind earned 204,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the week ending June 23, according to Luminate. Almost… ... Continue Reading
Chris Brown & Normani Share Steamy

Chris Brown & Normani Share Steamy "WE (Warm Embrace)" Video

The music video for Chris Brown's latest single, "WE (Warm Embrace)," shows the singer getting very intimate with Normani. The visual, directed by Arrad, shot at the Invisible House in Joshua Tree, California, begins with a sneak peak snippet of Brown's track "Sleep At night." It shows the R&B superstar abruptly waking up after a… ... Continue Reading
BTS Surge Back To No. 1 On Billboard Artist 100

BTS Surge Back To No. 1 On Billboard Artist 100

BTS have returned to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart, driven by the strong debut of the Korean band's compilation album Proof. BTS jumped from No. 50 to No. 1 on the Artist 100 chart dated June 25, returning as the top musical act in the U.S. for a 21st total week on… ... Continue Reading
Post Malone & 21 Savage's 'Rockstar' Reaches 1 Billion Views On YouTube

Post Malone & 21 Savage's 'Rockstar' Reaches 1 Billion Views On YouTube

Post Malone and 21 Savage's 2017 music video for their hit single "Rockstar" has scored 1 billion views on YouTube within 5 years of its release. It marks the third music video by Post Malone and the first by 21 Savage to reach the milestone. The video, directed by Emil Nava, features Post Malone in… ... Continue Reading
Lorde Shares 'The Path' Video In Celebration Of Summer Solstice

Lorde Shares 'The Path' Video In Celebration Of Summer Solstice

Pop star Lorde dropped a music video for "The Path" on Tuesday, June 21, in celebration of the summer solstice. The video of the opening track of 2021's Solar Power was directed by Lorde along with her frequent collaborator Joel Kefali. In the video, which is set in the beachside community featured in the "Solar… ... Continue Reading
Billie Eilish Announces Asian 'Happier Than Ever' Tour Dates

Billie Eilish Announces Asian 'Happier Than Ever' Tour Dates

Billie Eilish has added another leg to her "Happier Than Ever" world tour, announcing six dates in Asia this August. This will be the Grammy-winning singer's first-ever headlining shows on the continent. The singer had previously performed in Singapore, Tokyo and Osaka in 2018 as part of the Laneway and Summer Sonic festivals respectively. The… ... Continue Reading
Kid Cudi Announces 2022 'To The Moon' World Tour

Kid Cudi Announces 2022 'To The Moon' World Tour

Kid Cudi has announced the dates for his upcoming "To the Moon" World Tour 2022. The tour, which will have stops in 27 cities across North America, Asia and Europe, will commence on August 16 with a show at Rogers Arena in Vancouver. The final concert will be at the Fabrique in Milan, Italy, on… ... Continue Reading
Kelly Clarkson Performs Emotional Cover Of Demi Lovato's 'Anyone'

Kelly Clarkson Performs Emotional Cover Of Demi Lovato's 'Anyone'

Kelly Clarkson performed an emotional cover of Demi Lovato's "Anyone" during the "Kellyoke" segment of "The Kelly Clarkson Show" on Wednesday, June 22. Clarkson, who is usually backed by her band Y'all, was only accompanied by a solo piano player for the rendition of "Anyone." "Nobody's listening to me, nobody's listening," she sang. "Anyone, please… ... Continue Reading
Shinedown Launch 'Planet Zero Observer' App

Shinedown Launch 'Planet Zero Observer' App

Shinedown have launched a new interactive app called the Planet Zero Observer, in promotion of their upcoming new studio album Planet Zero, due July 1. Fans need to install the app on their smartphone and give access to location and gyroscope, then they can "discover Planet Zero in orbit, plus other secrets in the sky."… ... Continue Reading
Drake Shares Wedding-Themed Video For 'Falling Back'

Drake Shares Wedding-Themed Video For 'Falling Back'

Drake recently released a music video for "Falling Back," a song from his seventh studio album Honestly, Nevermind. The 10-minute wedding themed video, directed by Director X, and executive-produced by Taj Critchlow & Fuliane Petikyan, features cameos from Tristan Thompson and Drizzy's mom, Sandi Graham. The visual shows Drake marrying 23 women, and includes a… ... Continue Reading