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Drake & 21 Savage’s ‘Jimmy Cooks’ Debuts Atop Billboard Hot 100

Drake & 21 Savage’s ‘Jimmy Cooks’ Debuts Atop Billboard Hot 100

Drake’s “Jimmy Cooks,” featuring 21 Savage, has debuted atop the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart, earning the singer his 11th Hot No. 1. For 21 Savage, the song has given him his second No. 1 on the list. According to Luminate, “Jimmy Cooks,” released on OVO/Republic Records, tallied 42.2 million streams, 3 million radio airplay…MORE

R. Kelly Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison For Sex Trafficking

R. Kelly Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison For Sex Trafficking

Disgraced R&B superstar R. Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison on racketeering and sex trafficking charges. The verdict comes nine months after a New York jury found him guilty on nine counts, including one charge of racketeering and eight counts of violations of the Mann Act, a sex trafficking law. On Wednesday,…MORE

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…MORE

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…MORE

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,…MORE

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…MORE

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…MORE

Brandy Agrees To Partnership With Motown Records

Brandy Agrees To Partnership With Motown Records

Singer-songwriter, producer, actress, and entrepreneur Brandy has signed a partnership with Motown Records. Their first joint venture will see Motown Records making their debut release of an upcoming album by the Grammy Award-winning R&B icon very soon. It will be Brandy’s eighth full-length album. Brandy said she always wanted to work with Ethiopia Habtemariam, Motown’s…MORE

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…MORE

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