NYC alt-R&B artist Kenneth Whalum has released his new album Broken Land, and it is truly a work of art. The accomplished musician is refining his craft after years of performing as a saxophone sideman for legendary artists like Jay-Z, Maxwell, Frank Ocean, D’Angelo, and others. He is also fresh off the recording of Jay-Z’s 4:44 […]

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Throughout the entirety his career, has solidified his standing as one the great creatives the twenty-first century.  A recluse in his demeanor, the artist’s driven home increasingly compelling conversations in R&B and pop music alike, centered around creativity, sexuality, and the importance identity through his few artistic deliverances. Now, relatively fresh f touring Europe and […]

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Drake is apparently okay with passing up on the chance to deliver an “I just won a GRAMMY for a playlist” bar on his next album because, according to the AP, the Toronto native didn't submit More Life or any its tracks for consideration at the 2018 GRAMMYs. The AP has reached out to representatives for […]

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Drake is apparently okay with passing up on the chance to deliver an “I just won a GRAMMY for a playlist” bar on his next album because, according to the AP, the Toronto native didn't submit More Life or any its tracks for consideration at the 2018 GRAMMYs. The AP has reached out to representatives for […]

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Frank Ocean has reportedly beat a $14.5 million libel suit stemming from accusations made by his estranged father, Calvin Cooksey. On Tuesday (October 17), a California federal judge ruled during the trial Cooksey hadn’t proved his Grammy Award-winning son defamed him with a 2016 Tumblr post. In the original post, Ocean claimed his father called a transgender waitress a “faggot” when he […]

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Three-time F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton is on a roll, after winning a manic Singapore GP which saw him take the lead in the overall drivers’ standings, break motorsport legend Michael Schumacher’s record for the most number pole positions in the process. It also seems that the veteran driver isn’t just making major waves in […]

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A leaked tracklist for A$AP Mob’s highly-anticipated Cozy Tapes Vol. 2: Too Cozy album is evidently nothing more than a sham. Shortly after it was posted to , A$AP Mob member A$AP Ant (also known as YG Addie) turned to Twitter to fer some clarification on the matter. “#YABUGGIN IF U THINK DATS #CozyTapesVol2 TRACKLIST,” Ant tweeted Wednesday […]

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Los Angeles, CA – A$AP Rocky and A$AP Bari were spotted leaving Los Angeles’ FYF Fest 2017 together in Rocky’s white Ferrari over the weekend, suggesting the Mob’s starting quarterback, Rocky, is standing behind Bari — the man who initially introduced him to the late A$AP Yams and kickstarted his career. Bari was accused sexual assault after a disturbing […]

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Los Angeles, CA – FYF Fest 2017 went down in Los Angeles over the weekend and boasted an incredible roster A-list artists, including Björk, A Tribe Called Quest, Missy Elliott, Erykah Badu and Frank Ocean. During the Odd Future alum’s Saturday night (July 22) set, he brought out an unexpected guest — actor Brad Pitt. Ocean […]

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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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Tyler, The Creator really raised some eyebrows a second ago when he dropped “I Ain’t Got Time” talking about “Next line will have ’em like ‘Whoa!’/I been kissin’ white boys since 2004.”With an album title like Flower Boy we should’ve known Tyler was going to be kicking some risque rhymes to get listeners attention and […]

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Tyler The Creator’s Flower Boy album is finally here, but the hype surrounding it has noticeably died down. The buzz for the LP was undercut by a leak, which allowed many fans to hear the project weeks before its release date. While the anticipation is not quite at the level it would normally be, the […]

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Frank Ocean R&B star Frank Ocean has been named among the most influential members the LGBTQ community in Out Magazine’s annual Power 50 list. The “Thinkin Bout You” singer, who ‘came out’ as a gay man in 2012, makes his debut on the 2017 countdown, which recognizes people in the public eye who are making […]

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A new cross-medium collaboration may be in the works that is sure to get fans excited Spike Jonze, the filmmaker Being John Malkovich and Where The Wild Things Are, among others, has been spotted at several performances, most recently the Lovebox Festival in East London’s Victoria Park, where he was spotted tracking the mercurial artist with a […]

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Frank Ocean warned to stick to facts in legal battle against dad Frank Ocean has been warned by a judge to stick to the facts while defending a defamation case brought by his father. In January, the rapper’s dad Calvin Cooksey sued Ocean, 29, claiming that his son, who is openly gay, defamed him in […]

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Tyler The Creator took to Twitter to unveil the cover art and release date for his latest studio project. Scum Fuck Flower Boy (AKA the more family friendly Flower Boy) is the fourth studio album from the Odd Future representative. The record features two covers, one designed by Tyler and the other featuring the work Los Angeles […]

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