Posts Tagged ‘industry news’

Drake Performs Live In Charlotte, NC for CIAA Weekend

Top stars & athletes descended on North Carolina to attend the events for The CIAA (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association) weekend in Charlotte. One of the musical guests on hand happened to be Toronto Canada’s very own, Drake. Drake headed to Club 935 to perform a few tracks, including ‘HYFR’ and his remix of Lil Reese’s

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T.I. Performs Live At Hot 97′s MetroPCS 5 Boro Tour in NYC

T.I. made an appearance at Hot 97′s MetroPCS 5 Boro Tour. Tip made his way over to the Best Buy Theater in NYC, hit the stage and ran through a number of his biggest hits, both old & new. Once he finished up he handed the mic New Jersey’s own, Joe Budden.

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Lil Wayne Hospitalized After LA Video Shoot

In October Lil Wayne suffered from seizure-like symptoms during a flight, but he was treated, released. But according to new reports, the YMCMB rapper suffered from similar symptoms again this week, after filming a music video in Los Angeles.

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50 Cent Stars In A Remake of VH1’s Iconic Series “Behind The Music”

VH1 has retweaked their Behind The Music episode featuring 50 Cent. This time focusing on his life and struggle after Chris Lighty’s death while still narrating his story pre-music. Watch.

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Go 5x Platinum!!

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are continuing to see huge success from their single Thrift Shop. On this day they have reached another milestone–one that is almost unheard of in the age of dwindling record sales.

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Jay-Z Creates a Sports Management Company?!

Jay-Z is back making more business moves in an effort to expand his empire. This week in history marks the Jay-Z’s official launch of Roc Nation Sports, a full-service sports management company.

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Snoop Lion Teams With MTV To Fight Against Gun Violence

Snoop Lion, the veteran rapper-turned-reggae singer is ready to take aim at gun violence. Snoop, MTV and Jewelry for a Cause will help to take illegal guns off the street

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VIDEO: Frank Ocean – Lost (Official Video)

Frank Ocean just dropped his first official video since “Pyramids,” last year. The Odd Future crooner delivers a surprise with the visuals for “Lost” off his Grammy-winning album channel ORANGE. Watch.

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Snoop Lion Also Starting a Sports Management Agency?!

Jay-Z’s recent business venture into sports may have caught the attention of his some of his fellow artists-namely Snoop Lion. Is Snoop also planning on venturing into the world of sports entertainment?

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VIDEO: Janelle Monáe ft. Erykah Badu – Q.U.E.E.N. (Teaser)

Janelle Monáe suits up her signature black-and-white tux and bow tie while getting last-minute touch-ups from her glam squad in the teaser for her “Q.U.E.E.N.” video featuring Erykah Badu. Watch.

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Seattle Duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Make Billboard History

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ single “Can’t Hold Us” was certified platinum a couple of weeks ago but this week, the Seattle group has made Billboard Hot 100 record, find out how.

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Beyonce Forced to Cancel European Tour Date Due To Health Concerns

Pop singer Beyonce cancels concert in Belgium due to medical reasons.

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