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The Tekashi 69 story is one of the most controversial cases in hip hop! Whether you’ve revoked 6ix9ine’s street cred card for snitching or you still riding with him, people are curious to see how his case will play out. His former manager, Shottie, was sentenced to 15 years behind bars. Tekashi, on the other […]

John Legend and Kelly Clarkson, as well as DRAM, have already dropped off some new holiday music but their offerings haven’t come close to the ruler of Christmas music, Mariah Carey. According to Forbes, Mariah’s Christmas songs are dominating six of Billboard’s holiday charts already. According to the publication, Mariah is sitting at #1 on […]

The saga of the Fyre Festival continues, but it’s going to do so without Ja Rule. The rapper, whose real name is Jeffrey Atkins, had been named as a defendant in a $100 million (£77 million) class action lawsuit brought by attendees. He had invested in and promoted the poorly-planned, epically bad 2017 event on […]

Julia Roberts was the first actress to be suggested to play the role of slavery abolitionist Harriet Tubman, according to the scriptwriter of a film about her life. Harriet creator Gregory Allen Howard says an unnamed studio president who discussed making the biopic back in 1994 said: “This is a great script. Let’s get Julia Roberts to […]

The Recording Academy, along with GRAMMYs host Alicia Keys and pop star Bebe Rexha, rose and shone on Wednesday morning to announce nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards. Across 84 total categories, the biggest stars from every genre — pop, R&B, large jazz ensemble — were recognized for the industry’s top honors. Here is the […]

Alicia Keys was seen by some as an unlikely host for the Grammy Awards last year, but she pulled off the feat and apparently it’s been well-received by those at the top. The singer will return to her hosting duties at the top of 2020 for the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards show. Keys, self-aware to […]

One of the world’s most iconic periodicals has released their yearly list and put heavy respeck on our culture. TIME has announced their “100 Next” and it spotlights some of our newest stars. As spotted on High Snobiety TIME has released their annual list identifying the top 100 up and coming influential people in the […]

LOS ANGELES, CA – Nipsey Hussle’s alleged killer Eric Holder pleaded not guilty to all six charges brought against him in a Los Angeles courthouse last month. During court proceedings, Holder’s defense attorney motioned to have the two attempted murder charges dropped. According to The Shade Room, a judge denied that motion on Thursday morning […]

The LOX are closing out 2019 with a string of solo projects. With Sheek Louch’s Gorillaween Vol. 2 mixtape arriving on Halloween and Jadakiss’ IGNATIUS LP due out later this year, Styles P emerges between his fellow members’ respective releases with a new album titled Presence. The project is the veteran MC’s second LP of […]

John Legend — a man so talented he became one of only 15 stars to achieve EGOT status last year — is making history yet again: the 40-year-old singer has now been crowned PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive. After taking home his first Grammy in 2006 with his debut album Get Lifted, the star began a […]

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