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Pusha's new career endeavor was an idea Kanye's been thinking about for a while.

While we patiently wait for Kanye's highly anticipated new album, he was kind enough to share a few details about the forthcoming project.

Organizers of the VS Fashion Show have replaced Rihanna with UK singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding. Selena Gomez and The Weeknd are also scheduled to perform.

With the success of his joint tour with Tyler, the Creator, A$AP Rocky is continuing the promotion of his sophomore album A.L.L.A. in Australia.

The sexiest fashion show is back. Last year, Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande performed at the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. This year, Rihanna, The Weeknd, and Selena Gomez are set to hit the VS runway. Drumroll please… @rihanna, @selenagomez & @theweeknd are this year's #VSFashionShow musical guests! pic.twitter.com/cO33AzTl0r — Victoria's Secret (@VictoriasSecret) October 13, […]

Who runs Spotify? Ed Sheeran. Ed Sheeran has broken a new record on Spotify as the first artist to reach 500 million plays for a single song. Ed’s 2014 smash single “Thinking Out Loud” currently has half a billion plays on the streaming service. Upon hearing the news, the UK singer/songwriter released a cheeky statement: “Chuffed […]

If you’re a member of the hip-hop community, there’s a good chance you spent your weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. Not only did BET film another great Hip-Hop Awards, but Atlanta welcomed over 500 performers and five days of non-stop panels, showcases, and concerts. The 11th annual A3C Music Festival and Conference kicked off with inspirational […]

Who runs the world? Girls, duh. Following in the footsteps of her husband’s summer playlist, First Lady Michelle Obama curates a special playlist to celebrate the “International Day Of The Girl.” The Spotify playlist features empowering songs from various genres, including Nicki Minaj and Janelle Monae, Esperanza Spalding and Idina Menzel. The 20-track compilation also features Beyonce’s “Run […]

Another day, another unreleased Kurt Cobain demo. With the DVD release of Kurt Cobain’s unauthorized documentary Montage Of Heck just a few weeks away, a demo version of personal recording “Sappy” has hit the ‘net. The Brett Morgan-curated film features 200 hours of home recordings from over 100 cassette tapes. The deluxe version of the Montage […]

Following the release of his Ryan Snyder-directed “Money Dance” video, Rick Ross premieres the first offering off his forthcoming eighth studio album. “Sorry” featuring Chris Brown will serve as the lead single on Ricky’s Black Market album. The Maybach Music CEO announced the arrival of his new project during an interview with Power 105’s The Breakfast […]

Puffy’s Bad Boy Entertainment is teaming up with Epic Records for an exclusive partnership. Bad Boy will be receiving a little help from Epic’s team on the marketing, promotional, and sales side. Epic Records will also assist Diddy by managing the marketing behind Bad Boy artists. According to Billboard, Epic Records will distribute Puffy’s forthcoming new […]

This comes as no surprise. Despite selling almost one million records collectively this year, Drake and Future are the most illegally downloaded artists of 2015. According to a Seat Smart study, Drake’s If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late is the most downloaded project of the year, but when it comes to daily downloads, Future’s […]