Hello, Mr. Roboto. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is quickly rearing its head into many industries, including music. Recently, Spotify hired Francois Pachet, an expert on AI composed music. On November 27, Pachet announced on Twitter the inception Flow Records, “a label created to produce music composed with AI.”  SKYGGE, Flow Records’ first AI artist, collaborated with Benoit […]

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The 60th Grammy nominations were announced on Tuesday and some major talent is getting recognition. Rap, R&B, and funk dominate the major categories with Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z, Bruno Mars and Childish Gambino leading the charge. Kendrick’s “HUMBLE,” Jigga’s “The Story O.J.,” Childish’s “Redbone,” and Bruno’s “24K Magic” are each nominated for Record the Year. Luis […]

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Music mogul JAY-Z, Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar and Childish Gambino are leading the way for next year’s Grammy Awards ceremony. The trio have landed huge nominations in major categories including Album the Year. After mounted anticipation, the Grammy Awards nominees were announced Tuesday (November 28) morning. FOR THE FULL LIST – CLICK HERE!

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Grammy-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Beyoncé and Bruno Mars all have plenty bragging rights. The foursome landed their own trophies from last night’s 2017 American Music Awards ceremony. While Drake and K. Dot landed hip-hop awards, Bruno won in multiple all-genre categories including “Artist the Year” and “Video the Year.” Earlier this month, OVO Sound […]

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One the most popular music streaming services to date, boasts 60 million subscribers, identifying 140 million those users to be active users. Given the platform’s prevalence and expanse music—Spotify has more than 30 million songs in its arsenal—earning the title “most streamed artist on Spotify” is a nod to one’s own prominence within the music […]

GREAT HITS

On the heels Chance The Rapper’s performance at Lollapalooza in his hometown Chicago, the 24-year-old Grammy Award winner took to Instagram to tease new music on Tuesday (August 22). Wearing a blue Chicago Bulls bucket hat and matching Champion sweatshirt, Chance was all smiles as he previewed the tune and danced around the room. As if […]

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Yo Gotti and Nicki Minaj’s “Rake It Up” has entered the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales chart at #10, this week. Cassie also made a huge return after taking a long musical hiatus, earning the highest debut the week with “Love A Loser” (#23) featuring G-Eazy. Rae Sremmurd snatched this week’s second-highest debut with “Perplexing Pegasus” […]

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Auburn Hills, MI – R&B superstar Bruno Mars isn’t losing sight the big picture in lieu his recent successes. During last night’s leg his 24K Magic World Tour in Auburn Hills, Michigan, he shocked the sold-out Palace Auburn Hills audience by revealing that he was donating a cool million dollars to Flint Water Crisis victims. […]

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It’s evidently good to be Bruno Mars. The hitmaker just added a few more accolades to his impressive resume; his singles “24K Magic” and “That’s What I Like” have been certified 4X multi-platinum by the RIAA. On top that, his funk-fueled album 24K Magic was also certified double platinum. With these latest accomplishments, Mars became […]

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Rapper Kendrick Lamar will lead the way at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards after scoring eight nominations. His promo for “Humble.” will compete for the top honor Video the Year, against Bruno Mars’ “24K Magic,” “Alessia Cara’s “Scars To Your Beautiful,” “Wild Thoughts” by DJ Khaled, Rihanna, and Bryson Tiller, and The Weeknd’s “Reminder.” […]

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New York, NY – The nominees for the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards were unveiled on Tuesday (July 25) Instagram Live, an awards show first. Kendrick Lamar leads the pack with eight nominations in categories like Artist the Year, Video the Year, Best Hip Hop and Best Cinematography. Pop princess Katy Perry and Canadian R&B luminary […]

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JAY-Z’s single “4:44” has made its debut on the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales Charts at #10. Kendrick Lamar claims the #1 spot this week with “HUMBLE.,” and knocks out DJ Khaled’s “I’m The One” and 21 Savage debuts on the charts with his ISSA cut “Bank Account.” JAY-Z “4:44” Cracks Top 10 & Whole Album […]

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Not surprisingly, JAY-Z’s critically acclaimed 13th studio album, 4:44, has hit #1 on the Billboard 200 for the week ending July 13. According to Nielsen Music, the project sold 262,296 equivalent album units and is the fourth-largest week for any album 2017, behind the debuts Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. (603,000 units), Drake’s More Life (505,000) and Ed […]

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Tyler The Creator’s collaborative single with A$AP Rocky, “Who Dat Boy,” earns this week’s highest debut on the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales Charts, landing in the #15 spot. Right behind Tyler is this week’s second highest debut, Future and YG’s “Extra Luv,” which sits comfortably in the#19 spot. Khalid’s popular single “Location” is also making big moves […]

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Los Angeles, CA – Omarion has been in the music business since he was a teenager. The former B2K member has taken all his life lessons and packed it into his next musical endeavor, Reasons. Although it doesn’t have a release date (yet), O promises it will be released soon, leaving it up to the fans […]

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