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Justin Bieber Wants an Invite to Kylie Jenners Tropical Vacation

Two more tickets to paradise? Justin Bieber wanted to join Kylie Jenner on her lavish vacation, along with his wife, Hailey Baldwin. Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin Relationship Timeline The Lip Kit mogul, 21, has been updating fans of her tropical trip with daughter Stormi Webster, 11 months, and best friend Jordyn Woods since Thursday, January 17. “Don’t ever wanna leave,” she captioned a snapshot of a pool surrounded by palm trees with the ocean as the backdrop on Saturday, Janua...
Tags: Instagram, Religion, Canada, Gigi, Justin Bieber, Arizona, Kardashian, Coachella, Kylie Jenner, US Weekly, Jenner, Travis Scott, Hailey Baldwin, Bieber, Hailey, Kardashian Jenner

This Week In Music Commentary

This week, we heard from Mark Mulligan on who will be the lucky buyer of UMG, from Colin Kaepernick on why he's not pleased about Travis Scott playing the Super Bowl, TIDAL's response to criminal investigations against it, and more. Best Of The 2018 Best Of Lists [Glenn Peoples] Colin Kaepernick NOT OK With Travis Scott Super Bowl Gig Who Will Buy Universal Music Group? [Mark Mulligan] Tidal Responds To Criminal Investigation Report [Author: Owen Davi...
Tags: Music, Colin Kaepernick, Music Business, Music Tech, Travis Scott, Owen Davie, Mark Mulligan, Glenn Peoples

Billy Baldwin Drops a Hint About Justin and Hailey’s A-List Wedding Guests

Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin and Billy Baldwin Mark R. Milan/GC Images; Tibrina Hobson/WireImage Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin’s wedding is shaping up to be an A-list affair! The couple, who legally wed at a New York City courthouse in September 2018, have been busy planning a more traditional ceremony to celebrate with their family and friends — and the bride’s uncle Billy Baldwin shared some insight into the famous faces who may appear on the guest list. Justin Bieber and Haile...
Tags: Milan, New York City, Religion, Gigi, Justin Bieber, Scott Disick, Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, US Weekly, Jenner, Travis Scott, Hailey Baldwin, Penelope, Bieber, Justin

Here’s What to Know About the Controversy of the 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show

On Super Bowl Sunday, February 3, Maroon 5 will headline the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show alongside Travis Scott and Big Boi in Atlanta, Georgia. The flashy gig has long been considered the performance of a lifetime for a musical artist, but this year, the politics surrounding Super Bowl LIII halftime also have the potential…
Tags: News, Entertainment, Uncategorized, Big Boi, Travis Scott, Atlanta Georgia

Watch Foo Fighters As Terrible Football Players In A Promo For Their Super Bowl Weekend Concert

Super Bowl LIII goes down in Atlanta on 2/3. Maroon 5 will play the halftime show, and they will be joined by Big Boi and Travis Scott. Earlier this week, Variety reported that Scott spoke to Colin Kaepernick about his decision to perform at the sporting event, and that the two "emerged from the conversation … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Foo Fighters, Colin Kaepernick, Atlanta, Super Bowl, Big Boi, Travis Scott, Scott, Variety

Even With Rappers Set To Perform, Super Bowl's Halftime Show Remains Tone-Deaf

Rappers Big Boi and Travis Scott have agreed to perform at the show while many others have rejected the NFL's request due to its handling of the Colin Kaepernick kneeling controversy.(Image credit: Suzanne Cordeiro/AFP/Getty Images)
Tags: News, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Travis Scott, SUZANNE CORDEIRO

Future Performs “Crushed Up” on ‘The Late Show’

Future’s new album The WIZRD is out now and available everywhere. Just hours before leading up to its release, the Freebandz star appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Thursday (Jan. 18). Serving as musical guest, Future performed the song “Crushed Up.” Backed by a guitarist, huge graphics projected on two screens and a snowy stage setup, watch the performance below. The WIZRD features appearances by Travis Scott (“First Off”), Young Thug and Gunna (“Unicorn Purp”). Continue after...
Tags: Television, Stephen Colbert, Future, Jazz, Travis Scott, Performances, Gunna

Future Makes His Grand Return as ‘The WIZRD’ On New Album

Featuring Young Thug, Travis Scott and Gunna.
Tags: Future, Albums, Jazz, Travis Scott, 2dope

Album Stream: Future ‘The WIZRD’

Future starts the new year off right, with the release of his new album The WIZRD. The follow-up to 2017’s FUTURE and HNDRXX includes the singles “Crushed Up” and “Jumpin’ on a Jet.” A total of 20 tracks, The WIZRD features guest appearances by Travis Scott (“First Off”), Young Thug and Gunna (“Unicorn Purp”). The album comes one week after Future’s accompanying documentary of the same name premiered exclusively on Apple Music, with commentary from André 3000, Organized Noize’s Rico Wade (Fu...
Tags: Future, Albums, Jazz, Travis Scott, The WIZRD

New Music: James Blake Feat. Travis Scott & Metro Boomin “Mile High”

James Blake is one of hip-hop’s go-to collaborators. From Kanye and Hov to Kendrick and Chance, the British singer/producer seems to only work with the best and biggest names in rap. The guest list for his upcoming album, Assume Form, is a testament to that as it features appearances from Travis Scott, Metro Boomin and the elusive André 3000, whose guest verse may be the one we heard earlier this month. With his new album hitting stores and streaming services at midnight tonight, James Blak...
Tags: Jazz, Kanye, Metro, Metro Boomin, New Music, Travis Scott, Blake, Kendrick, James Blake, Hov, Mile High, James Blake Feat Travis Scott, Travis Scott Metro Boomin

James Blake – “Lullaby For My Insomniac”

Just a few hours from now, James Blake will release Assume Form, his truly excellent new album. But first, he's letting a couple tracks trickle out in advance today. We already heard the Travis Scott and Metro Boomin collab "Mile High" today, and last year's single "Don't Miss It" is … More »
Tags: Music, Metro Boomin, Travis Scott, James Blake

James Blake – “Mile High” (Feat. Travis Scott & Metro Boomin)

James Blake's highly anticipated new album Assume Form is out tomorrow, and besides last year's "Don't Miss It," he hasn't shared any of the music ahead of time. That changes now. Just 12 hours before the rest of the album is set to drop, Blake has released "Mile High," the album's second song. More »
Tags: Music, Metro Boomin, Travis Scott, Don, Blake, James Blake

Best Of The 2018 Best Of Lists [Glenn Peoples]

In this meta-curated piece, Glenn Peoples selects from the top "Best Of" lists which began rolling out after Thanksgiving to bring us some of the highlights from other writers' top 2018 music highlights. ___________________________ Guest post by Glenn Peoples from Medium They highlighted the best music of the year. I’m highlighting the best highlights of the year in music. I’ll keep the introduction brief. Here is a list of the best of the year-end “best of” lists...
Tags: Music, Kacey Musgraves, Atlantic, Guest Post, New York Times, Nyt, Nashville, John Coltrane, Npr, Drake, Jupiter, Rolling Stone, Mariah Carey, Elvis, Liz Phair, Forbes

Netflix's 'Fyre' director hits back at Hulu's 'whitewashing' criticism and says the Fyre Festival founder wanted $125,000 for an interview

Netflix's "Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened" director Chris Smith talked to Business Insider about the one-year process to make a documentary about the doomed Fyre Festival. "Fyre" is one of two documentaries out this week that look at the festival. The other is Hulu's "Fyre Fraud." Smith defended his movie's objectivity, despite Hulu's claims that the movie isn't objective because of the involvement of Jerry Media, which handled social media for the Fyre Festival. Smith also said ...
Tags: Instagram, Colin Kaepernick, Trends, Netflix, Fema, Jim Carrey, Smith, Hulu, Bahamas, Andy King, Andy, Billy, Travis Scott, Chris Smith, Pablo Escobar, McFarland

Colin Kaepernick NOT OK With Travis Scott Super Bowl Gig

After rapper Travis Scott was announced as a guest performer with Maroon 5 during the halftime show for the Super Bowl month, he revealed that as a condition of his performance, the NFL had agreed to join him in making a $500,000 donation to a social justice organization. At the time, Scott also suggested that he had “consulted” with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick before accepting the high profile NFL gig, seeming to imply that Kaepernick was on board with the performance. As ...
Tags: Music, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Donald Trump, Jay, Music Business, Live & Touring, Big Boi, Major Labels, Travis Scott, Bruce Houghton, Scott, Variety, Kaepernick, Nessa, Kap

Mighty IV – “Platinum Plus” (Video)

While we live in times where Hip-Hop is evolving, and developing sub-categories within the genre, some of today’s youngest emerging rappers still honor, and are inspired by the golden era. 14-year-old emcee, Mighty IV, pays tremendous homage to one of the illest and most legendary emcees to ever grace the mic, Big L, of D.I.T.C. IV unleashes his latest visual spitting some of the most prolific and notable bars ever heard from a 14-year-old, and yes! he writes his own rhymes! Under the direc...
Tags: Videos, Hip Hop, Jazz, Travis Scott, Ran Reed, Mighty IV, Platinum Plus, Nick Wiz, Kendrick Lamar Joey

Colin Kaepernick And Travis Scott Didn’t Reach ‘Understanding’ Over Super Bowl

Despite reports, she said, Kaepernick and Scott found "no mutual respect" regarding the rapper's decision to perform.
Tags: News, Colin Kaepernick, Travis Scott, Scott, Kaepernick

TSA agents blasting rap music

The longest government shutdown in US history is nearing the end of its first month, and everyone is going a little crazy. Not least of whom are the TSA agents who aren’t getting paid but are still expected to show up to work. If you think going through TSA is frustrating, try being a TSA agent working in an understaffed environment, not knowing when you’ll be getting your next paycheck. Understandably, they’re doing whatever they can to forget their woes and make the workday more bearable. F...
Tags: Travel, US, Kanye West, Tsa, Drake, Jfk, Government Shutdown, Kanye, Jfk Airport, All, Fed, Travis Scott, Tsa Agents, Travel During Shutdown, Tracee Ellis Ross Jr

New Music: Mustard Feat. Migos “Pure Water”

Mustard enjoyed a successful year in 2018, watching his 10 Summers recording artist and protégé Ella Mai’s rise to stardom. Along with executive producing Mai’s self-titled debut album, the pair earned a nomination for ‘Song of the Year’ at next month’s GRAMMY Awards for their smash-hit “Boo’d Up.” The hitmaking producer now starts 2019 off with a bang, tapping the Migos on his new single “Pure Water.” The balling record is made just for the clubs, where Quavo, Offset and Takeoff stunt hard w...
Tags: Nick Jonas, Jazz, Migos, Mustard, New Music, Travis Scott, MAI, Ella Mai, DJ Mustard Feat Travi Scott, Pure Water, Mustard Feat Migos

Super Bowl 2019: Colin Kaepernick denies approving Travis Scott's performance

Colin Kaepernick has denied giving Travis Scott the green light to perform during the Super Bowl. The free agent has been retweeting messages contesting the idea that he somehow approved Scott's forthcoming halftime show. Earlier reports stated that Scott had consulted Kaepernick before confirming his Super Bowl gig.
Tags: News, Colin Kaepernick, American Football, Travis Scott, Scott, Kaepernick

Travis Scott Consulted Colin Kaepernick Before Accepting Super Bowl Gig: Report

Last month, word leaked out that Travis Scott would join Maroon 5 at this year's Super Bowl Halftime Show. That news has recently been confirmed, and it's led many, including public figures like Meek Mill and the Rev. Al Sharpton, to criticize Scott. After every NFL team refused to sign the former San … More »
Tags: Music, News, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Super Bowl, Travis Scott, Rev Al Sharpton

Travis Scott Consulted With Colin Kaepernick Before Confirming Super Bowl Appearance (EXCLUSIVE)

News that Travis Scott would be performing with Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl first leaked out in December, but three weeks passed before the performance was officially announced. That announcement only came after Scott announced that he and the NFL would donate $500,000 to the non-profit social-justice organization Dream Corps. The move was clearly […]
Tags: News, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Super Bowl, Maroon 5, Travis Scott, Scott

A picture of an egg is now the most liked photo on Instagram. Here are the 20 most-liked Instagram posts of all time (FB)

The most-liked post on Instagram is now a simple photo of an egg. The photo gained the top spot Monday, and now has more than 33 million likes, beating a record set by Kylie Jenner.  Here are the 20 most-liked photos on Instagram, featuring content from the Kardashian-Jenner family and from soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo. If you thought 2018 was an odd year, a simple egg was just crowned the champion of Instagram. Yep, you heard right: a picture of an egg, posted from the account  @world_reco...
Tags: Instagram, Trends, Cristiano Ronaldo, Selena Gomez, Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Travis Scott, Kardashian Jenner, Stormi, Instagram Here

How Many Songwriters Does It Take To Write A Hit? 9.1

While the process of group-writing a song is not a new concept, a recent look at the Top Ten hits suggests that having more songwriters involved in the creation of a song can improve its chances of topping the charts. ___________________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 When it comes to writing top 10 hits, it appears that the more songwriters you have, the better. That’s because the average number of songwriters for the top 10 streaming hits of 2018 in the U.S. was ...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Drake, Andrea Bocelli, Ascap, Travis Scott, Bobby Owsinski, Music Business Weekly, Cardi B Bad Bunny J Balvin

A Delta passenger brought a gun on a flight as the government shutdown spurs TSA agents across the country to abandon work (DAL)

A Delta Air Lines passenger boarded a January 2 flight with a firearm, a Delta representative confirmed to Business Insider. The Delta representative said that once the passenger disclosed the firearm's presence, the airline contacted the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).  A TSA representative said "standard procedures were not followed" during the screening process, but said the agency was not experiencing a staffing issue due to the government shutdown on the day of the incident....
Tags: London, US, Trends, Kanye West, Delta, Tsa, Jfk, Delta Air Lines, Travis Scott, Transportation Security Administration TSA, Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, David Pekoske, Hydrick Thomas, Tokyo Narita International Airport Read

Maroon 5, Travis Scott, Big Boi Confirm Super Bowl Show, Scott Demands $500,000 For Charity

Maroon 5, Travis Scott and former Outkast member Big Boi will perform at the Super Bowl halftime show,  the NFL announced on Sunday.  The once coveted performance became controversial as star after star rejected an invitation to appear because of NFL treatment of former player Colin Kaepernick and the 'take a knee' protest movement. Just prior to the official announcement, Scott issued a statement saying that he and NFL he will donate $500,000 to Dream Corps, a charity founded by CNN's V...
Tags: Music, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Cnn, Mtv, Bruno Mars, Big Boi, Travis Scott, Bruce Houghton, Scott, OutKast, Van Jones, Dream Corps, Travis Scott Big Boi

No Pay: TSA Agents Fight Back at JFK Airport By Blasting Kanye and Travis Scott

TSA agents are expressing themselves at New York JFK during the government shutdown, while they’re expecting not to be paid until the shutdown ends — though they’re getting some pay anyway, in hopes they’ll show up to work. Their choice of music is everything. Continue reading No Pay: TSA Agents Fight Back at JFK Airport By Blasting Kanye and Travis Scott...
Tags: Travel, Advice, Tsa, Kanye, Jfk Airport, Travis Scott, New York JFK

Super Bowl: Maroon 5, Big Boi and Travis Scott to perform

The group faces calls to pull out because of the NFL's stance on players who refuse to stand during the US national anthem.
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Big Boi Will Perform At The 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show

Big Boi is the latest act confirmed for the 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show in Atlanta, along with Travis Scott and headliner Maroon 5. The NFL shared the announcement today. Last month TMZ reported that Big Boi and Cardi … More »
Tags: Music, News, NFL, Atlanta, Super Bowl, Big Boi, Travis Scott, BOI, Cardi