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Lil Baby Reigns Over Album Chart Again; Haim Has Top New Entry

Lil Baby is the only big name that matters among the season’s top albums, it sometimes seems. His “My Turn” takes a turn at the top of the album chart yet again this week, with 69,600 album units. Although there were no new releases debuting in the Rolling Stone album chart’s top 10, Haim’s “Women […]
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This week's countdown is below, and you can listen to a playlist of all our 5 Best Songs on Spotify. More »
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Condé Nast employees say Black celebrities like Lizzo and Megan Thee Stallion were rejected from videos based on a 'racist' vetting process

This story is for subscribers to Business Insider. For a brief period, we're making it widely available. For more information on a subscription to Business Insider, click here. Business Insider spoke to 13 current and former employees of Condé Nast Entertainment about the process through which videos are pitched and produced. Condé Nast Entertainment is the famed publisher's video production entity. Sources say this vetting process, which measures the various parts of a pitch against historica...
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2020 BET Awards (Performances)

With Public Enemy, Nas, John Legend, DaBaby, Jay Rock, Anderson .Paak & more.
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5 powerful performances from the 20th annual BET Awards

For two decades, the BET Network has celebrated Black culture with its annual awards ceremony. While the event usually takes place inside Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live in Downtown Los Angeles, Sunday’s awards ceremony was carried out virtually due to the continued spread of coronavirus. Not only was BET commemorating the 20th anniversary of its awards show, but 2020 marks the 40th anniversary of the BET Network itself. Inglewood-born actress and comedian Amanda Seales hosted the broadcast from ...
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Watch Megan Thee Stallion, Public Enemy & Nas, DaBaby, Roddy Ricch, More Perform At A Very Different BET Awards

The awards show is changing. When you can't put dozens of celebrities in the same room for a live telecast, things don't work the same anymore. They look especially different when it comes to the BET Awards. Last night, the cable network aired its annual awards show, which was nothing like last year's … More »
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BET Awards’ Best Moments: Lil Wayne Honors Kobe Bryant, Megan Thee Stallion Channels ‘Mad Max’

“Our Culture Can’t Be Canceled” was the theme of the night at the 2020 BET Awards, which saw a powerful opening performance by Public Enemy followed by host Amanda Seales’ monologue addressing the current state of the country and several over-the-top performances. From Lil Wayne’s Kobe Bryant tribute to Beyoncé’s humanitarian award speech, this year’s […]
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Lizzo, Roddy Ricch, Megan Thee Stallion Among BET Awards Winners: Complete List

The 2020 BET Awards were held virtually earlier tonight on CBS, BET and BET HER and featured standout performances from Megan Thee Stallion, Anderson Paak, Lil Wayne, John Legend, Alicia Keys and Roddy Ricch, among others. A celebration of the show’s 20th anniversary, and the network’s 40th, Black music’s past, present and future took center […]
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Megan Thee Stallion, Blackpink and More in Top New Singles of the Week

One silver lining of the pandemic has been an absolute avalanche of songs dropping every week — there are 99 in Spotify’s “New Music Friday” and we’ve heard loads more. There were fewer protest-themed songs this week than in the past couple, and while we certainly applaud and encourage social relevance in song — something […]
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Megan Thee Stallion – “Girls In The Hood”

Megan Thee Stallion scored her first #1 song last month with "Savage," in part thanks to a remix featuring a little-known recording artist named Beyoncé. The success of that single bumped the Houston rapper's recent Suga EP up the charts, hitting a new peak at #7, and now Megan Thee Stallion … More »
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The BET Awards celebrate 20th anniversary amid pandemic and protests against systemic racism

Back in April, BET Networks’ president Scott Mills and the producers of the annual BET Awards recognized they’d have to cancel its popular four-day BET Experience and free fan fest at L.A. Live due to the continued spread of coronavirus, but they were adamant that the actual awards ceremony would be presented in some capacity. The crew swiftly pivoted the BET Awards, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, to a virtual broadcast without a live audience. The show will be hosted by comedi...
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Here Are Your 2020 BET Award Nominees

The 2020 BET Awards air June 28 at 8PM EST on CBS.
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PULSE Music Group Promotes Ashley Calhoun to Head of Creative (EXCLUSIVE)

Pulse Music Group has promoted Ashley Calhoun to senior vice president and head of creative. Calhoun was previously vp of A&R. In her new position, she’ll be responsible for leading the Pulse A&R team and overseeing its publishing roster which includes such hitmakers as Starrah, OZ, Ty Dolla $ign, YBN Cordae, Chad Hugo, James Blake, […]
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The top trending TV shows this week, from Netflix's 'When They See Us' to HBO Max's 'Legendary'

HBO Max's "Legendary" and Netflix's "When They See Us" are some of the top trending TV shows right now. Every week, data company Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with the top streaming originals with the biggest week-over-week increase in demand in the US. These aren't necessarily the most popular titles, but the ones that are gaining the most momentum.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. As protests against racism and police violence spread throughout the US, inter...
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Shawam! Inside the Premiere of HBO Max’s New Ballroom Competition Show ‘Legendary’

Just hours after Megan thee Stallion landed her first Billboard number one single for her “Savage” remix featuring Beyonce, the hot girl rapper had another reason to celebrate, getting all dressed up for the virtual premiere of the HBO Max series “Legendary,” where she serves as a judge. Meg joined fellow judges — fashion stylist […]
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‘Legendary’ on HBO Max: TV Review

“Legendary” is a fascinating, messy study in contrasts. The new reality competition series is a celebration of ballroom culture, a chronically underappreciated queer subculture, premiering on the launch day of HBO Max, WarnerMedia’s new streaming service backed by billions of corporate dollars. It shines a gorgeous, sleek spotlight on its fearsome dancers, who have traditionally […]
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Megan Thee Stallion & Beyoncé’s “Savage” Remix Is The #1 Song In America

In recent weeks, the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 has been a hot potato, with a big and flashy new record storming in every week to seize the title. Drama has ensued. Last week, the Justin Bieber/Ariana Grande duet "Stuck With U" debuted at #1, incurring the wrath of Tekashi 6ix9ine, … More »
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Carly Rae Jepsen’s Joyous Low-Stakes Rom-Com Continues Unfettered

The television landscape in this era of Peak TV comprises many overlapping tiers and ecosystems. Within this moment of seemingly infinite choice, there are genres -- dramas, comedies, talk shows, reality shows -- but more importantly, there are target audiences. The style, subject, and stars of a program are not meaningless, but the more important … More »
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Kenny Chesney Debuts Ahead of Drake on Album Chart, But Drake Has 15 of the 25 Top Songs

In the race between Kenny Chesney and Drake for the top of the album chart, the country music superstar bested his rivals in a week that saw hip-hop otherwise dominating the upper ranks of the listings, as the genre has for weeks. Chesney’s “Here and Now” enters the Rolling Stone album chart at No. 1 […]
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Doja Cat & Nicki Minaj Both Score First #1 Single on Billboard Hot 100 With “Say So” Remix

Congrats are certainly in order for Doja Cat and Nicki Minaj … who both earned their first No. 1 single on the Billboard Hot 100 with the remix to “Say So!” The song, which was No. 6 last week, received a huge boost thanks to its new remix featuring Nicki Minaj. Megan Thee Stallion and Beyoncé’s “Savage” remix trails right behind the “Say So” remix at No. 2, marking the first time two female rappers have held both the No. 1 AND No. 2 spots. The feat also marks the first time ever two female rapp...
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Kehlani Was Good, And Now She’s Great

With one quatrain buried deep into her new album It Was Good Until It Wasn't, Kehlani Parrish offers what could be a mission statement for her career so far: "I got bodies I'ma take to the grave/ I got girls I wanna give my last name/ No regrets, don't got no shame/ Playin' no games, … More »
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'We do what we want, for ourselves': why it's a golden age for women in rap

Megan Thee Stallion, Cardi B, Doja Cat and tens of other female rappers are breaking through by embracing sisterhood and shaking off the prejudices of the past‘When a woman raps, she spitting!’ Megan Thee Stallion, the hot girl taking over hip-hopMuch like the rest of the music industry, hip-hop, rap and grime have traditionally been male-dominated spaces. Finally, though, things are changing. Megan Thee Stallion’s rise – alongside US contemporaries such as City Girls and Doja Cat as well as UK ...
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Kehlani – “Grieving” (Feat. James Blake)

Kehlani's new album It Was Good Until It Wasn't is out now. Advance singles "Toxic," "Everybody Business," and "F&MU" have been uniformly great, and the album contains lots of noteworthy guest stars including Megan Thee Stallion, Jhené Aiko, Tory Lanez, Masego, and Lucky Daye. But perhaps most intriguing of … More »
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Between Travis Scott, Drake and Megan Thee Stallion, Hip-Hop Is Having a Very Good Week

Who’s afraid of a pandemic-impacted market? Hip-hop artists aren’t, and neither is country star Kenny Chesney. Rap has dominated both the album and single charts in recent weeks and will again for the one that will be generated by the current tracking week, even as Chesney’s new “Here and Now” represents a conspicuous interloper . […]
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Actress Hailee Steinfeld Does A Decent Pop Star Impersonation

Hailee Steinfeld was precocious from the start. At just 14 years old, Steinfeld scored an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the Coen brothers' 2010 True Grit remake. None of her gigs in the decade since have dripped with quite so much prestige, but appearances in films like the … More »
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Megan Thee Stallion on Teaming up With Beyonce for ‘Savage’ Remix: ‘It Seemed Like a Dream’

Megan Thee Stallion caught up with Hot 97’s Ebro Darden on Apple Music on Friday to talk about collaborating with Beyonce for her “Savage” remix, how the song came together and what Queen Bey means to her as an artist. It turns out the rapper was as amazed as anyone that fellow Houston native Beyonce […]
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