Carissa Everington

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20 Times Prince Blessed Us With His Prince-ness

Prince, as an artist and perhaps even more so as a human being, was truly one of a kind. From his revolutionary music to his unforgettable fashion …

Erykah Badu

Steve Aoki, Wiz Khalifa, Big Boi to headline E3 concerts inside a 6-story arcade in the middle of Staples Center and L.A. Live

The splashiest showcase at the<p>Electronic Entertainment Expomay not be inside the Los Angeles Convention Center after all.<p>That is, at least, if Doritos gets its way. Yes, the maker of cheesy tortilla chips is looking to upstage North America's largest video game trade show.<p>How? By erecting a …

The Kills Give Rihanna's 'Desperado' a Stripped-Down Makeover

Known for their gritty brand of rock, The Kills meshed their signature alternative sounds with the lyrical stylings of Rihanna when they released a …

Justin Bieber

Tina Fey and Maya Rudolph Get Wistful on Maya & Marty, Sweep You Away to the Variety-Show Musical Medleys of Yore

Maya Rudolph is already trying to revive the variety show on <i>Maya & Marty</i>, but she pulled out a couple of extra stops when her bud and fellow …

Hip-Hop

Jean Grae And Quelle Chris Breakdown The Sarcasm Of 'Everything's Fine'<p>Aaron Williams 03.30.18 1 day ago<p>SZA's Success Marks A Turning Point For Women In R&B<p>The young star has more than just the success of 'CTRL' to be thankful for — her success might help revitalize a whole genre.<p>Elias Leight …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Justin Bieber shares documentary-style music video for 'Company'

Justin Bieber used the music video for his single “Company” to let his fans in on his day-to-day life for the last year. The documentary-style video …

Aretha Franklin

From Destiny's Child to music queenmaker: Kelly Rowland has a new handpicked girl group

When Kelly Rowland at age 11 joined a group of spunky Houston preteens called Girls Tyme, no one could have imagined they'd become one of the biggest girl groups in music history.<p>It happened after the group lost "Star Search" and emerged as the teenage R&B quartet Destiny's Child in 1997. DC won …

Bobby Brown Says He Had Sex With A Ghost

When you do as much humpin’ around as one Bobby Brown, you’re bound to end up with some wild stories. Brown just unleashed a doozy during his appearance on <i>20/20</i>, claiming that he had sex with a ghost in front of Robin Roberts, God and everyone.<p>In the preview clip of Brown’s interview — which is set …

Eminem criticised over rape lyric on Dr Dre's Compton

Campaigner Karen Ingala Smith angered by Medicine Man rhymes that ‘contribute to a conducive context for sexual violence’<p>Eminem has been accused of denigrating victims of sexual violence, following the release of Dr Dre’s new album Compton, which features a controversial lyric by the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Beyonce's Lemonade goes platinum

The <i>Lemonade</i> isn’t cooling Beyoncé off at all. She’s hotter than ever as her latest album reached over one million sales.<p>This is the sixth album by …

Questlove Reviews Prince’s Warner Brothers Records

Questlove recently listed 40 reasons Prince was a “Hip-hop pioneer,” following previous tributes including special DJ sets, a written essay, and a Billboard Music Awards speech. Now, he's reviewed and rated Prince's entire Warner Brothers catalog—spanning 1978’s <i>For You</i> to 1997’s <i>The Truth</i>—on …

Questlove

Watch a dweeby teen Drake improv badly

Drake might be one of the most famous and most documented celebrities of our time, but the internet still has an incredible ability to dig up bizarre footage from his past. Yesterday a video surfaced from the Canadian rapper’s teenage years doing some truly dreadful improv at a comedy club.<p>Despite …

Happy Birthday Prince: 5 More Examples Of His Insane Guitar Skills

Fans and admirers around the world are celebrating the life of talented musician <b>Prince</b> who today would have turned 58 years old had he not suffered …

BRIT Awards

Prince's Estate Might Be Worth Drastically Less Than We Think

It’s well-documented at this point that Prince apparently died without leaving a will. His estate is worth roughly $300 million, by some estimates, …

Paisley Park

Indie filmmaker sues Beyoncé over Lemonade trailer

An independent filmmaker has filed a lawsuit against Beyoncé, after claiming that the singer “copied” his ideas for her recent <i>Lemonade</i> trailer.<p>Matthew Fulks, who works as a creative director at Kentucky news station WDRB, says the star’s album teaser directly stole nine visual segments from his …

Justin Bieber Just Wants 'Company' In His New Music Video

Justin Bieber, pop’s enfant terrible, has been busy: he’s in the midst of a massive global stadium tour for his latest album, <i>Purpose</i>, he just …

Justin Bieber

Lil Wayne Shares "Off Off Off" in Support of the Cleveland Cavaliers: Listen

Lil Wayne is an avid sports enthusiast who has often used his music as an outlet for his fandom. In the same vein as 2009's "Kobe Bryant," he has released a song in support of the Cleveland Cavaliers called "Off Off Off" during Game 3 of their NBA Finals series with the Golden State Warriors. The …

Lil Wayne

Prince’s estate allowed to begin handling his business affairs

Trust agreement could see start of unreleased music deals<p>Lawyers representing Prince’s estate have been given permission to start hiring music …

Intellectual Property

Read Questlove's Ranking, Analysis of Classic Prince Albums

The Roots drummer provides "Prince snob rating" to landmark albums like '1999' and 'Purple Rain'<p>Questlove is an outspoken Prince superfan. "I …

missy elliott lost a stash of unreleased prince tracks

The queen of rap and The Purple One might have a posthumous collaboration in the works — provided she can find the songs he sent her.<p>Sometimes, when you move houses, things get lost. If you're a regular person, it might be a favorite coffee mug or pair of socks. If you're Missy Elliott, it might be …

Missy Elliott

Promiscuous World: Ten Years Ago, Nelly Furtado's 'Loose' Ate Music Alive

In 2006 Furtado did a stylistic 180 and teamed up with Timbaland to create one of the best pop records of the mid-aughts. Time to appreciate.<p>You probably haven't thought about or listened to Nelly Furtado's <i>Loose</i> album in a while. The Canadian singer seems to keep a pretty low profile these days and …

Jack White

This magazine will have you re-think hip-hop culture

Hip-hop has long been something London-based photographer and editor Hayley Brown has felt a natural affinity with. Growing up in a family with great taste in music – from Mariah Carey to Stevie Wonder – admittedly, she was that kid who brought the latest songs to class. She spent her time burning …

Rap & Hip-Hop

BMW wins LAPD electric car contract, beating Tesla

German automaker<p>BMWhas beaten California-basedTesla Motors Inc. by winning a contract to supply theLos Angeles Police Departmentwith 100 electric cars.<p>BMW is leasing 100 of its i3 all-electric plug-in vehicles, which the LAPD plans to use for community outreach and other police business — but not …

Tesla breaks into the top 10 most valuable car brands

Tesla cars are powered by electricity — and a good reputation.<p>The electric auto maker was ranked the 10th most valuable global car brand — with a …

Top 10

Tesla's New Model S 60 Has a 75kWh Battery That's Software Limited

You can have a new Model S for $5000 less than before, but it'll cost $8500 to unlock its full capability.<p>While the entry-level Model 3 is still a few years away, Tesla now has a slightly low-cost version of its Model S sedan, the Model S 60. This isn't strictly a new car, though: It's the Model S …

Tesla

Could Your Next Car's Tires Be Made from Dandelions?

It may be a nuisance for gardeners, but dandelions can find a place in salads and even can be made into wine. Now, what many consider a noxious weed could find an even more useful application as a replacement for natural rubber.<p>German supplier Continental Tire hopes to put the synthetic material, …

Sustainability

Rocky mountain high (speed): Acura to field two NSXs, NSX-inspired electric prototype at Pikes Peak

All three cars will compete in different classes, with accomplished Pikes Peak drivers taking each wheel.<p>Considering Acura unveiled a GT3 NSX racecar at this year's New York Auto Show, you'd be forgiven for thinking that the race series would be where the NSX gets its start in motorsport. As it …

Supercars