50 Best Songs from 2017

reactid=”129″> Heading into 2017, there was a lot uncertainty as to what the new year would bring and how the next 365 days would play out. Some this apprehension can be attributed to the clean slate that a fresh calendar symbolizes, which is natural, however, the drama that stemmed from the 2016 Presidential Election and […]

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'Black-ish' Season 4, Episode 9 Recap

reactid=”130″> The black-ish season finale flipped the scrip,  and told the story the ghost Christmas future instead Christmas past while tackling a major plight in the Black community— diabetes. Following black-ish tradition, Dre opens the show with his informative monologue— this time addressing statistics surrounding diabetes and the Black community. He's concerned about the effects […]

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French Montana Accused of Stealing Beat for 'Lockjaw'

reactid=”130″> French Montana is accused stealing a beat from a budding producer for his 2016 hit song "Lockjaw," which also features Kodak Black. According to Page Six, Moroccan producer Assil Youssef (aka Yo Asel) recently filed a federal copyright lawsuit against the Bronx rapper claiming he used his song "Sleep85" for "Lockjaw." In his suit, […]

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Nas Declares Nicki Minaj ‘Queen’ in Birthday Post

All hail Nicki Minaj. On Friday (Dec. 8), the Young Money star celebrated her 35th birthday and received a royal blessing from her rumored beau Nas. “Queens Get The MFkN Money,” he wrote, acknowledging their shared home borough. “Happy Birthday To The QUEEN OF NY / HIP HOP @nickiminaj.” Of course, Nicki is no stranger […]

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New Music: Zaytoven feat. Quavo & 2 Chainz ‘Wake Up & Cook Up’

Don’t sleep on Zaytoven. The high-prile Atlanta producer rises from a slumber with Quavo and 2 Chainz on “Wake Up & Cook Up,” which showcases his trap-infused instrumentation. Over Zay’s musical bells and whistles, Quavo delivers a raunchy verse. “She’s telling me to give her a taste,” he raps. “I put that dick on her […]

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'Black-ish' Season 4, Episode 8 Recap

reactid=”130″> We've gone a few weeks without black-ish, but now that's it back, we're watching Dre grow as he's forced to understand the importance giving and Junior step up as the eldest now that Zoey's out the house. With Kendrick Lamar as his soundtrack, Dre schools America on its obsession with charity and the need […]

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Into It. Over It. Manager Resigns Following Sexual Assault Allegations

Chase Igliori, manager Chicago emo act Into It. Over It., has resigned from his position following allegations that he sexually assaulted a colleague during a 2013 tour alongside Hellogoodbye. In a public Facebook post, tour manager Hillary Corts wrote that Igliori touched and kissed her without consent, falling asleep on her in “a forced cuddle […]

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Meshuggah Unveil North American Tour with Code Orange and Toothgrinder

Swedish metal titans Meshuggah are once again crossing the pond to tear through North America on an upcoming tour. Set to kick f early next year, the trek will find the band ripping it up on the West Coast and even on the high seas. The brief tour will kick f in Vancouver on January […]

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John Lydon Is Trying to Rep Ireland for 2018's Eurovision Song Contest

Plenty Sex Pistols listeners were quick to slag the band’s ex-frontman John Lydon (a.k.a. Johnny Rotten) for some commentary on Brexit and Donald Trump earlier this year, but he’ll now be looking to win the admiration his home country Ireland with an entry into the Eurovision Song Contest. The Irish Sun reports that Lydon has teamed […]

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Rihanna Is a Fashion Icon in Vogue Paris

Last month, Vogue Paris unveiled three separate Rihanna covers for the December 2017/January 2018 Christmas issue. Now, the artistic photo spreads inside the magazine are being revealed to rave reviews. Jean-Paul Goude, the legendary photographer who’s captured the likes Grace Jones, handled one the shoots with artistic flare, using his collage-style artwork to accentuate images […]

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