Posts Tagged ‘industry news’

Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Prison in Tax Case

Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill was sentenced Monday to three months in prison and an additional three months in home confinement for failing to pay taxes on about $1 million in earnings.

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Ryan Seacrest To Produce New Television Music Series

Ryan Seacrest will produce a new music series that will feature two established artists competing against each other for the audience’s vote.

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VIDEO: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Perform Live At Roseland

Macklemore and Ryan jetted across country to NYC for the Rolling Stone-Barcardi Rebels event at Roseland Ballroom. Here’s a couple clips from their set. Watch.

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Frank Ocean Announces New International Tour

Frank Ocean has announced an international tour called ‘You’re Not Dead’ which travels through 14 cities across Europe and Canada. Check out the dates and locations where he will be appearing.

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Q-Tip Gives Lecture at Red Bull Academy In NYC

Last WeekFriday, Q-Tip brought the Red Bull Academy lecture series to a close in NYC. In the two hour discussion, the A Tribe Called Quest member and producer spoke on his career, broke down his catalogue, and previewed some unreleased music. Watch.

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VIDEO: Chris Brown ft. Aaliyah – Don’t Think They Know

Chris Brown finally releases his much anticipated (and teased) collaboration with Aaliyah. The Los Angeles based visual for the new single ‘Don’t Think They Know’ features never heard before vocals from the late singer.

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VIDEO: Spike Lee, Dr. Dre & More Congratulate Lebron James On 2nd Championship (Commercial)

The Miami Heat just won their third NBA Championship–the second in a row for LeBron James, so Nike Basketball drops a commercial featuring King James getting congratulatory messages from the likes of Spike Lee, Dr. Dre, Coach K and more. Check out the “Leave A Message” commercial.

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VIDEO: Snoop Lion ft. Rita Ora – Torn Apart

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Snoop Lion releases the latest video from his album “Reincarnated.” The new vid is for ‘Torn Apart’ featuring Rita Ora which was shot in Thailand. The video showcases some beautiful Thai locales as well as its culture while Rita Ora has some fun in the water. Watch.

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VIDEO: Kirko Bangz ft. French Montana, YG & G-Haze – Shirt By Versace (Behind The Scenes)

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Kirko Bangz, French Montana and company recently hit a club to shoot the video for the new single “Shirt By Versace.” Check out the behind the scenes.

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VIDEO: Busta Rhymes ft. Nicki Minaj – Twerk It

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Busta Rhymes drops long awaited video for for “Twerk It,” featuring Nicki Minaj. Busta brought back style reminiscent of his past fashion statements as he stars in his new vid. Check it out.

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Robin Thicke Perfoms Live on “The Today Show” Summer Concert Series

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Robin Thicke took over Rockefeller Plaza as part of the “Today” show’s Summer Concert Series. The R&B crooner, who still has the No. 1 single in the country, celebrated the release of his sixth album Blurred Lines by performing two songs live for the crowd.…

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Gucci Mane In Legal Trouble Again; Facing Double-Booking Lawsuit

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Gucci Mane is getting sued–this time a concert promoter is accusing the Atlanta rapper of booking two shows in different states in one night thus ruining ticket sales.…

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