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Chris Brown Arrested After Concert in Florida: Report

  6.07.2018   Admin   Events   No comments

Chris Brown was reportedly arrested Thursday night (July 5) just minutes after stepping off the stage at the Coral Sky Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, Florida. The singer, 29, was nabbed due to an

Bad Bunny Reacts to His First Hot 100 No. 1: ‘Latinos Will Conquer the World’

  5.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

The number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, dated July 7, is occupied by “I Like It” by Cardi B, J Balvin and Bad Bunny. Of course, the reactions were not long in coming from

How ‘R&B ONLY’ Events Bring the Culture to a ‘Whole Other Space’

  4.07.2018   Admin   Events   No comments

Tank, COLORS Worldwide CEO Jabari Johnson & DJ Dauche talk up the marquee event. Before surprising fans at the R&B ONLY show at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles last

Ed Sheeran Sued For $100 Million Over Supposed Song Similarity

  3.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

Ed Sheeran’s syrupy, Grammy-winning single “Thinking Out Loud” is now at the center of two lawsuits. The ginger troubadour was first sued over the hit song last year by the heirs of

Spotify Tests Ad-Skipping Option for Free Users in Australia

  2.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

As of Monday (July 2), free Spotify users in Australia will be able to start skipping ads as a part of the company’s new Active Media initiative. This innovative feature allows users

Grammy Museum Spotlights Photographer Bruce Talamon in New Soul, R&B and Funk Exhibit

  1.07.2018   Admin   Events   No comments

Total access. It’s become a rare commodity these days in terms of interacting with music stars and other public figures. But that wasn’t the case in 1972 when fledgling photographer

Drake’s Strikes Back With Double Album ‘Scorpion’

  30.06.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

It has always been a complicated time to be Aubrey Graham, but now especially. His status as rap’s most undeniable force — one who controls the world of streams and

The New Business of Hip-Hop Beats: How One Company Gets Musicians Paid For Creating Samples

  29.06.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

Pictured left to right: Antman Wonder, KillBeats, Mike H., G-Koop and BeatButchaRogerMcKenna   On June 10, manager Mike “Heron” Herard got a mysterious phone call from the Grammy-winning production duo Cool & Dre. Two artists

Numero Group Claims Kanye West Didn’t Clear a Sample on Teyana Taylor’s ‘K.T.S.E.’ Album

  28.06.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

Teyana Taylor’s sophomore K.T.S.E. album finally made its way onto streaming services a day later than expected, and we are beginning to find out that the delay was possibly due to sample clearance

Live Nation Acquires Red Mountain Entertainment

  27.06.2018   Admin   Events, Industry   No comments

The industry giant has acquired a majority stake in the concert and festival promoter to expand their offerings in the Southeastern United States. Live Nation announced today that it has