Rolling Loud Tonight: Lil Wayne Cancels, Kodak Black Arrested

Lil Wayne will not be performing tonight (Saturday, May 11) at Rolling Loud in Miami. "To all my fans who came to see me at Rolling Loud, I’m sorry but I won’t be performing. The Festival Police (Not Rolling Loud) made it mandatory that I had to be policed and checked to get on the … More »
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Demi Lovato Signs with Scooter Braun

Demi Lovato signs with Scooter Braun. The powerhouse manager says, “She is a special person and a special talent. I’m… we.. are honored. Welcome to the family Demi.”Demi Lovato notes, “GUYS!!!!!!! Dreams came true today for me. I officially have a NEW MANAGER!!! And not just any new manager but the one and only @scooterbraun!!!! Couldn’t be happier, inspired and excited to begin this next chapter with you Scooter!!! Thank you for believing in me and for being apart of this new journey. Let’s DO...
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Kodak Black Arrested at Rolling Loud in Miami on State & Federal Firearms Charges

Kodak Black is in the custody of police after getting arrested Saturday night (May 11) in Miami on state and federal weapons charges.The rapper was scheduled to perform Saturday at the Rolling Loud music festival at Hard Rock Stadium, which is where he was taken into custody by Miami-Dade police and federal agents.Kodak Black just got arrested at Rolling Loud before he was able to perform ?— adam22 (@adam22) May 12, 2019 According to WSVN reporter Brian Entin, the US ...
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Nipsey Hussle’s Marathon Clothing Store Has Made Over $10 Million Since He Died

The Marathon Continues … literally.Nipsey Hussle’s Marathon Clothing store has reported a massive increase in sales since the rapper’s shooting death in March.Earlier this week, the South Central Los Angeles-based business announced that it had officially closed its doors for the foreseeable future, however, the online shop has remained up and running and business is booming.According to XXL, Hussle’s fans and supporters have been buying merchandise in droves via the Marathon Clothing’s website,...
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Chino – “Always” (Video)

Up and coming underground Hip Hop artist out of Brooklyn, Chino releases his new video titled “Always“. FB | IG | Twitte
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Q&A With Rising Underground Hip Hop Group Dezert Eez

We are extremely excited to have featured your latest album “Late Night Cognac Sessions”, being a Hip Hop group we never of heard before this, please tell us who is Dezert Eez? Where are you guys from? How/When did the group start making Hip Hop? Dezert Eez is a 3 man group that formed at Western Michigan University. Nivek is originally from Chicago, Ron O’Nill is from Flint and 5-Star is originally from California. We are all children of the so called Golden era of Hiphop. We used to hoop toge...
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5 Changes Your Body Goes Through After Turning 60

With Mother’s Day around the corner, my mother and I got together to spend some quality time. Seeing that we work so much, and we stay in two different towns, we hardly get to see each other. After catching up, we went to have lunch together so we could talk. After telling her about my aches and pains since turning 40, she just said wait until the 60s come calling. After she was giving me the low down on how the body changes, it was kind of scary. When we arrived back at my mom’s house, we tal...
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FLO Tha Rapper – “Butterfly” (Video)

Underground Hip Hop artist FLO Tha Rapper drops his new music video titled “Butterfly“.
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Gladiator Pen – “Roman Numeralz” (Album)

Phoenix based underground Hip Hop collective Gladiator Pen releases their new sophomore project titled “Roman Numeralz“. Gladiator Pen is a large collective of hip hop artists based that first came together to raise money for literacy in 2013. The family is made up of MCs, DJs, singers, poets and producers dedicated to the cause. Since the Pen released their debut album The Literacy Project in 2014, the roster has grown. Anchored by nine MCs (Blaze Rock, Ciphurphace, Phal Kilmer, Mister Riot, F...
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Texas Passes Bill To Improve Conditions For Women In Prison — But Is It Enough?

The Texas Senate recently passed a bill which would improve conditions for women in prison, if it becomes law. The bipartisan House Bill 650, authored by Republican state Rep. James White, mandates that the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) must provide women in state prisons with more and higher-quality menstrual products, allow inmates to remain with their newborns 72 hours after giving birth, and bans the use of restraints on pregnant women, according to HuffPost.Texas already proh...
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New Single By Tallahassee Based Artist Carde – “Working & Paying”

Underground Hip Hop artist out of Tallahassee, Carde releases his new single titled “Working & Paying“.  Off his upcoming album “Reasons”.  A track to inspire and uplift individuals to not wait for the opportunities of life to come them, but instead seek and execute opportunities on their own.
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No Limit Top Dogg Released 20 Years Ago Today

Snoop Dogg is as legendary as you can get when he comes to a rapper. No Limit Top Dogg was Snoop’s fourth album and second on No Limit was released 20 years ago today. With the debut No Limit album, Snoop had more of the No Limit sound and a lot of people didn’t like it. For me, Da Game is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told was a dope album and had some bangers on there. No Limit Top Dogg was more of the original Death Row Snoop Dogg sound. No Limit Top Dogg went on to sell two millions records and Sn...
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Glitz, glamour and geopolitics: is Eurovision hosted by Israel the most contentious ever?

Tel Aviv is hosting the song contest against a backdrop of religious dissent, calls for a boycott and a fragile truce with HamasKeen to promote itself as a tourist hotspot just beyond the edges of Europe, Tel Aviv has gone all out to shine for Eurovision.Street signs in English have been hoisted, hundreds of volunteers walk around the city in “ask me” T-shirts and soon free buses will be operating. On the beachfront, a giant “Euro Village” festival with a 50,000 capacity will run all this week, ...
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Glitz, glamour and geopolitics – is this the most contentious Eurovision ever?

Tel Aviv is hosting the song contest against a backdrop of religious dissent, calls for a boycott and a fragile truce with HamasKeen to promote itself as a tourist hotspot just beyond the edges of Europe, Tel Aviv has gone all out to shine for Eurovision.Street signs in English have been hoisted, hundreds of volunteers walk around the city in “ask me” T-shirts and soon free buses will be operating. On the beachfront, a giant “Euro Village” festival with a 50,000 capacity will run all this week, ...
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Rumor Control: Young Thug Did NOT Get Shot At in Drive By, Rapper Was “Long Gone” & “Not Involved”

Contrary to previous reports, Young Thug was NOT “targeted” in a drive-by shooting in Miami Friday (May 10).Via XXL:A spokesperson for Young Thug issued this statement to XXL: “Young Thug did not get shot at. Somebody took at shot at the car DJ Keyz [Thugger’s DJ] was in. He is fine. It was a minor injury and not serious. Young Thug was long gone and was not involved.”The shooting occurred on I-95 in Miami-Dade County. Lt. Alex Camacho of the Florida Highway Patrol told that a party ...
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Lights, Camera, No Action In Georgia: Hollywood Fights The State’s Abortion Law

Georgia spoiled more than a few peaches with its controversial new abortion law, and now Hollywood is clapping back — but perhaps a bit softer and slower than what you would expect, especially after how vocal it was about boycotting the state following Democrat Stacey Abrams’ unsuccessful run for governor.Georgia has become a go-to production destination for the film and TV industry, with shows such as The Walking Dead and blockbuster movies like Avengers: Endgame among those filmed there. Acco...
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Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. and Indie Music

This week, our tips and advice for the music industry's independent do-it-yourselfers covered how to actually make a living as a full time musician, how you can land your next music business job, some key content secrets for boosting social media engagement, and more. Copyright Terminations: What Rights Holders Must Know [Erin M. Jacobson] 8 Amazing Web Resources Designed For Musicians Free SPLITS App Makes Songwriter Splits Super Simple How to Make A Living A...
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This Week In Music Commentary

This week in music commentary, the industry as a whole calls for investigation of PledgeMusic, the ex-CEO of the company issues a letter of apology, UK musicians air their feelings on Brexit, and more! Industry Calls For Gov't Investigation Of PledgeMusic As Crowdfunder Enters Administration Ex-PledgeMusic CEO Benji Rogers Pens Letter Of Apology As Crowdfunder Files For Bankruptcy Death Of The Album [Alex Heiche] UK Musicians Speak Out On Brexit [Author:...
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REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In this rummage back through a busy week of music industry happenings, we revisit Facebook's new video ranking system, the problem of how pervasive anxiety and depression is in among independent musicians, check back in on Fyre Fest's Billy McFarland (now penning a new memoir from jail), and more! Facebook Alters Its Video Ranking System Fan Data Drives 5 New Bandsintown Big Break Artists MelodyVR Reports $14.7M Loss 73% Of Independent Musicians Suffer From Stress,...
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Music Releases

Scottish singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi will release his debut album via Capitol Records on May 17th. Capaldi got his start uploading recordings in his bedroom. His first release “Bruises” amassed close to 28 million plays on Spotify.Media darlings Vampire Weekend scored another #1 debut with ‘Father of the Bride’ via Columbia.Still trying to break in the U.S. actress Pia Mia gives it another go with the release of the new track Do It Again via Interscope.The Head and the Heart will release th...
Tags: Music, Perspective, Columbia, Vampire Weekend, Interscope, The Head And The Heart, Capitol Records, Carly Rae Jepson, Pia Mia, Music Releases, Spotify New Music Releases

Amazon’s unheard-of price cut on Klipsch R5 Neckband earbuds is for today only

For Saturday only, Amazon has reduced the price of the comfortable and great-looking Klipsch R5 by 58%, saving lucky buyers $69. Whether you're buying a gift or upgrading for yourself, don't wait because this deal ends at 11:59 P.M. PST. The post Amazon’s unheard-of price cut on Klipsch R5 Neckband earbuds is for today only appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Kidd Keem – “Duffle” (Video)

New York based underground Hip Hop artist Kidd Keem drop his vicious new single/video for banger “Duffle“.  Definitely one of the dopest artists coming out of the east-coast right now!
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WATCH: Kenya Moore Talks Motherhood, Gives Relationship Advice & Spills on Possible “RHOA” Return

Kenya Moore is on the promo circuit promoting her line of haircare products. But during one radio stop, she got up close and personal about her baby, husband, and yes, even The Real Housewives of Atlanta.Earlier this week, a happy and fulfilled Kenya sat down with Jazzy McBee for #GirlTalk on the radio show “Miss 10 to 2 Jazzy McBee of Streetz 94.5 Atlanta.” She gave an update on her healthy and happy baby girl, Brooklyn, and said that she has found peace in her life as a mom and wife.She also g...
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Steph Curry Supports His Wife Ayesha After Backlash for Controversial “Lack of Male Attention” Comments

Steph Curry spoke out in support of his wife after she was dragged on social media over comments she made on Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Red Table Talk.Ayesha Curry, who met Steph when they were teenagers and married him in 2011, said that she’s bothered by the fact that other women constantly throw themselves at Steph, sometimes right in front of her face, and she doesn’t get the same attention from men since getting married 8 years ago.“Something that really bothers me, and honestly has given me a se...
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Threatin’s Former Bandmates Sued Him And Won

Remember Threatin? Late last year, a California metalhead named Jered Eames, aka Threatin, conned his way into booking a European tour by faking a rabid fanbase that never actually existed. Once the elaborate hoax was discovered, the bandmates he hired to back him up quit and the tour was … More »
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Shaquille O’Neal Buys Georgia Teen 10 Pairs of Size 18 Shoes After Mom Couldn’t Afford a Pair

A single mother was struggling to afford shoes for her son. And then Shaquille O’Neal swooped in to offer a helping hand.13-year-old Zach Keith already wears a size 18 shoe. In a plea for assistance, his mother recently took to social media to explain that she’s unable to afford the shoes her son needs to accommodate his large (and still growing) feet.Shaq answered the call. Earlier this week, he surprised the Georgia teen and his mother at Friedman’s Shoes in Atlanta. Shaq bought Zach 10 pairs ...
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Watch Florence + The Machine Play Their Game Of Thrones Song Live For The First Time

Florence + The Machine recorded a version of Game Of Thrones' "Jenny Of Oldstones," the song that Podrick sings, for the end credits of the second episode of the season. And last night, during their headlining set at Hundred Waters' FORM Arcosanti festival in Arizona, they performed it live for the first time. More »
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