Ready Take One is a 14-track studio album with previously unreleased sounds from pianist and composer Erroll Garner and his band. The recordings date from 1967-1971, a few years before the jazz icon’s death.
The music industry was met with the passing of Dominique Trenier this weekend, a key force behind the likes of D’Angelo and Mark Ronson.
A documentary chronicling the lives of Destiny’s Child and Beyoncé, A Child of Destiny, has finally been completed, and reveals key moments in their journeys to international stardom.
Ariana Grande stays dangerous by releasing a killer remix. With the help of Mac Miller, the pop singer added kick to her latest hit single off Dangerous Woman.
Afrojack unleashed his collaboration with Ty Dolla $ign and it’s the ultimate summer jam.
Abs, pelvic thrusts, and strip teases—Britney Spears is having a little too much fun in her music video for “Make Me.” The pop icon has just released the visuals for the song, which features G-Eazy.
The streaming service has upped the Discover option with a new playlist. The Release Radar playlist debuted today [August 5, 2016] and brings new music releases to you, based on your personal style. The playlists adjusts as you change what you listen to.
Audio Push has announced the coming of their debut album with a trailer.
Katy Perry has released the second music video to her Olympic anthem, “Rise.”
There’s still hours until DJ Snake drops his debut album, but his singles already have us turnt—not to mention his previews on Snapchat and hit-making features.
Monogamy isn’t dead, according Tank. He’s just hit us with a single about stepping up to the plate—no side chicks, just being with his main. “I’ll give it all up for you. F— all the future. F— all the fame.”
“Zika Virus hol’ mi.”— the reason Canada rejected a visa application for Beenie Man. Without that visa, he missed his appearance at the seventh annual OVO Fest in Toronto.
Momma Dee has made an official declaration to the kingdom: thou shall dab and Tootsie Roll…in that order. The Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta OG has also dropped the visuals to her summer dance song, “In That Order,” featuring Yung Joc.
After dropping singles all week, British singer NAO gave us her full album today [Friday, July 29]. She titled her debut For All We Know.
The personalities of Notorious B.I.G., Prince and Questlove have always been vibrant. We couldn’t see them any more passionate about their music and opinions on current events. Turner Networks and Mass Appeal would beg to differ, though. They think the three celebrities and friends could use a little bit more…animation.
Mac Miller kept dropping hints throughout the week about new music. We knew something was happening today [July 28, 2016], we just didn’t know it involved Anderson .Paak.
Motown for mini’s? Smokey Robinson is teaming up with Netflix for an animated children’s show inspired by Marvin Gaye, the Jackson 5, the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations and more.
The forecast is in, and according to VH1, “It’ll literally be snowing divas!” in New York come winter. The network will bring back its VH1 Divas concert after four years.
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When Ice Cube, Tupac, and Ice-T were taking over 80s and 90s music and film, Atlanta boy Clifford Harris could have only imagined what life would be like with that same multifaceted success in the entertainment industry. And yet today, albums aplenty under “T.I.” and movie roles under “Tip Harris,” youngsters aspire for his same…
Rochelle Aytes came out of the womb with a love for performing. As April Malloy on ABC’s Mistresses (which is currently in its third season), show writers have infused bits and pieces of Aytes’ personality into her character. But the biggest role actress faces? Being herself. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2015/07/rochelle-aytes-mistresses-interview/ Photo Credit: Press
Trevor Jackson croons the highs and lows on his new mixtape In My Feelings.
With her latest album, Vivid, the singer/songwriter reached a peak in her emotional roller coaster, and wants audiences to fasten their seat belts and come along for the ride.
Silento’s “Watch Me” took the Internet by storm when it inspired tots, millennials and grown folk alike to “whip and Nae Nae.”
Coolness is a drug you can’t find by the ounce in hip-hop but Los Angeles-based group OverDoz.
We are here with Bridgit Mendler who will be giving us a sample of her new EP “Nemesis” and answering your questions!
Ever imagine Michael Jackson doing karaoke to a Drake song? How about Rihanna twerking to a children’s classic?
Enrique Iglesias’ “Duele El Corazon” gets some treatment from Tinashe and Javada. The two tag along for a bilingual version of Iglesias’ chart-topping singl
When filmmaker Luc Besson previewed a scene from Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, we couldn’t help but be reminded of “Pour It Up.”
Adam Sandler’s new movie calls for a songtress. And Jennifer Hudson’s Oscar, Grammy and recent Epic Record deal might have made her a shoe-in for the role.
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You could have never actively listened to A Tribe Called Quest’s music in your life and still have heard bars by the mighty Phife Dawg. His talent was as organic as hip-hop, naturally making its way into the projects of your favorite artists. – Pigeons & Planes Read More: http://pigeonsandplanes.com/2016/03/phife-dawg-tribute-playlist/ Photo courtesy of Pigeons &…
I didn’t need to be a stung by a bee at age four to know that hives are scary. – Pigeons & Planes Read More: http://pigeonsandplanes.com/2016/02/future-hive-new-york/
The Puma global brand ambassador and creative director said she was training for platinum. And with ANTI hitting platinum status at such a fast rate R8, her musical work-work-work-work-workout was not wasted. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/rihanna-anti-platinum-tidal/ Photo Credit: Instagram/@riaa_awards
“It don’t matter if you’re black or white”—what we imagine the casting call read for the part of Michael Jackson in Elizabeth, Michael and Marlon. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/white-actor-cast-michael-jackson/ Photo Credit: Getty Images
Today just got sweeter for Taylor Gang fans. Wiz Khalifa rolled out the deets to his upcoming project along with his “Bake Sale” collaboration with Travi$ Scott, just one of his crew’s cameos on Khalifa. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/wiz-khalifa-tracklisting-album-khalifa/ Photo Credit: Atlantic Records
A little distraction from the SWISH wait, Kim Kardashian West threw it back to a “baby” Ye’—not North or Saint– but a middle school poet that would eventually become her Grammy Award-winning rapper husband. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/kanye-west-martin-luther-king-poem/ Photo Credit: Getty Images
Years since his Coming to America role, the 2016 BET Honors chose comedian Arsenio Hall as host to the individuals reigning in entertainment and contributions to the community. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/patti-labelle-empire-cast-bet-honors/ Photo Credit: BET
The death of David Bowie left many reflecting on the iconic artist’s impact on the music industry. The latest to honor Bowie, mixing mastermind Terry Urban calls his new mashup, “a dedication for two artists that have influenced me greatly. #RIPDavidBowie #ripbiggie.” – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/dj-terry-urban-biggie-smalls-david-bowie-mashup/ Photo Credit: Soundcloud
Music mogul Pharrell Williams snagged a deal to reclaim control of the Billionaire Boys Club and Ice Cream brands, which he founded with Bape creator Nigo in 2005. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/pharrell-williams-billionaire-boys-club/ Photo Credit: Instagram/Pharrell Williams
<h2 style="text-align:center;"As R. Kelly’s music gained ignition, cultural representations of his scandal-clad career made the world more familiar with a remix of the R&B singer/producer’s life story. His sexual habits not only fueled his explicit lyrics and latest album The Buffet but the rumors tarnishing the Grammy-award winner’s reputation. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/r-kelly-gq-interview-on-sexual-abuse-and-aaliyah/…
Rappers have always made Bob Dylan a staple in their tracks—Kid Cudi, the Beastie Boys, Cypress Hill, to name a few. But what would happen if the bars of today’s rappers made their way into Dylan’s music? In an attempt to answer that, Jimmy Fallon stepped back into impersonation mode and took a trip to…
Another one—not as in a third Bush running for executive office, but a slew of inspiration dished out by none other than DJ Khaled. Jimmy Kimmel brought the Snapchat King on set last night (Jan. 13), to share his wisdom to presidential candidate Jeb Bush – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/dj-khaled-gives-jeb-bush-advice/ Photo Credit: Jimmy Kimmel…
Sony Legacy Recordings isn’t taking another Michael Jackson album off the shelf. They are taking it “off the wall,” with the help of “Brooklyn Loves MJ” organizer and Bad 25 director Spike Lee. – VIBE Magazine Read More: http://www.vibe.com/2016/01/spike-lee-off-the-wall-michael-jackson/ Photo Credit: Getty Images
October’s Very Own is not as sensitive as his reputation perceives him. Sure, Drake’s songs provide emo gold and sweet serenades to women living in Houstatlantavegas but he can also pack a punch in his verses.