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Gary Clark Jr. Offers ‘The Healing,’ Copious Guitar Soloing on ‘Fallon’

Modernist blues songwriter Gary Clark Jr. will release his fourth studio LP The Story of Sonny Boy Slim on September 11, and in support he…
Colin Joyce / September 1, 2015

Rick Ross Announces Full-Length ‘Black Dollar’ With ‘Foreclosures’ Single

Update: Rick Ross and the-Dream’s “Money Dance” has arrived, listen to that below as well. Rick Ross has been pretty quiet since releasing Hood…
Colin Joyce / September 1, 2015

Lupe Fiasco Offers to Destroy Hated Copies of His Album ‘Lasers’ With Real Lasers

Lupe Fiasco’s 2011 album Lasers was, uh, not well liked. The rapper, who released his fifth album Tetsuo & Youth earlier this year with minimal fanfare, understands that…
James Grebey / September 1, 2015

Tyler, the Creator Tells the ‘Guardian’ of U.K. Ban, ‘The World Is Scared of Everything’

Recently, Tyler, the Creator was banned from entering Australia, New Zealand, and the U.K. on his world tour this summer on the basis of lyric…
Harley Brown / September 1, 2015

Fan Injured In Shooting at Chris Brown Concert Is Now Suing Him

A man who was injured earlier this year during a shooting at a Chris Brown concert is now suing the R&B star, claiming that Brown failed…
James Grebey / September 1, 2015

Janet Jackson Debuts New Song, Brings Out Missy Elliott on ‘Unbreakable’ World Tour

That’s one way to start off the week: on Monday night, Janet Jackson brought out Missy Elliott on the Vancouver stop of her Unbreakable World Tour to…
Harley Brown / September 1, 2015

Taylor Swift Fan Fights With Security Guards Onstage, Gets Charged With Battery

Taylor Swift’s glamorous #squad gets a lot of press, but perhaps more attention should be given to her actual squad of security guards behind the scenes.
James Grebey / September 1, 2015

VMA Ratings Down Half a Million Viewers From Last Year

Despite a saucy choice of host, a surprise presidential announcement and the settling/starting of beefs, ratings for the 2105 MTV Video Music Awards were down from…
James Grebey / August 31, 2015

Eww: Tyga Made a Video for His Gross Song ‘$timulated’ With Kylie Jenner

Tyga's Really Leaning Into Those Statutory Rape Rumors on New Mixtape Tyga,…
James Grebey / August 31, 2015

Kanye West Reportedly Could Be Next Year’s VMAs Host

Apparently MTV was so enamored with Kanye West’s 12-minute Video Vanguard Award acceptance speech/2020 presidential bid at last night’s VMAs that they’re reportedly considering offering…
Rachel Brodsky / August 31, 2015
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