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Lakers may shut down Kobe Bryant if 'nowhere near playoff contention'

Los Angeles currently has the third-worst record in the NBA. If that continues, they will think about sitting their star for next year.<p>Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant has missed half of his team's last 12 games, but coach Byron Scott isn't ready to shut down the 36-year-old guard for the season …

In Music, Uniformity Sells

More evidence that, historically, albums featuring less complex instrumentation have enjoyed greater popularity<p>Even unapologetic Top 40 hit-lovers would have a hard time denying the claim that popular music, on the whole, tends to sound pretty repetitive. This assertion feels so intuitive, that …

Folk-Rock

The Inside Story of Naughty by Nature’s ‘O.P.P.’

For hip hop fans, author Brian Coleman is doing the Lord’s work. In 2005, the writer and historian self-published <i>Rakim Told Me</i>, an oral history of …

Ty Dolla $ign Says He, Kanye West, Rihanna, and Paul McCartney Are Dropping A Song Together

Ty Dolla $ign has announced in an interview with <i>Billboard</i> that he, Kanye West, Paul McCartney, and Rihanna have teamed up for a "crazy" song that will reportedly be "dropping soon".<p>Over the course of two days last September, Ty Dolla $ign and West recorded roughly nine songs together, including …

One Of These 21 Movies Will Probably Win Best Picture At The 2015 Oscars

<i>Welcome to For Your Consideration, HuffPost Entertainment's breakdown of all things Oscar. Between now and Feb. 22, 2015, entertainment managing editor Christopher Rosen and entertainment editor Matthew Jacobs will pore over awards season and discuss which films will make the most noise at the 87th</i> …

The Oscars

10 of 2015's Most Highly Anticipated Albums

With 2014 officially over, it is time to start looking forward at what we can expect from this coming year. There are plenty of big names planning on releasing albums we can all expect to be rather large, and a handful of newer stars that have a lot to prove with upcoming works. Here are ten albums …

Music

Six lessons we can learn from geniuses

Whether it’s designing a supersonic vehicle, helping the blind to see or creating space history, what can we learn from the great minds behind these feats?<p>Our series The Genius Behind has taken you inside the minds of people who are making the impossible possible. Whether it is designing the …

Genius

From Giza to Vegas: Our Favorite Pyramid Pictures From Around the World

Kobe Bryant Claims European Players Are Better Than American Ones, Blames AAU

Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant has never been afraid of speaking his mind, and he's recently taken a strong stance on the current state of American basketball.<p>The 36-year-old spoke with Arash Markazi from ESPN.com after Friday night's loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, claiming that European …

Ty Dolla $ign Hints at Kanye/McCartney Collaboration With Rihanna

After Kanye West unveiled his Paul McCartney-featuring ballad “Only One” on New Year’s Day, a spokesperson for the rapper said the track was the …