Monday, 30 June 2014

Sunday, 29 June 2014

Zendaya Coleman officially drops out of Aaliyah biopic...

Reps for Zendaya Coleman confirm to E! News exclusively that she will no longer be playing the late Aaliyah in the upcoming Lifetime biopic. Apparently, there were production issues, including problems obtaining the rights to Aaliyah’s music.

Friday, 27 June 2014

Hopefully, Rihanna's not too naive to believe T-Boz challenged her to a "fist" fight...

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T-Boz is too grown for Twitter beefs, and she's letting Rihanna know. Though, I'm not seeing where she told reporters that she'd "fight Rihanna" and "kick her ass." TMZ is just straight up messy like that. It's this kind of deceitful reporting that got Rihanna fired up in the first place. SMH.

Snapshots: Keyshia Cole shoots steamy 'She' video...

This is what you lost Boobie, you silly, silly man! Given the lusty, lesbian bedroom fantasy of her new single 'She', Keyshia Cole is giving it pure literal for the assisted lingerie clad visuals.

New Music: Usher – ‘I Don’t Mind’ (ft. Juicy J)...

Stripping is not the type of career that would get you a ton of respect. However, Usher certainly finds the appeal in a woman who knows how to make her money on the pole in his new song, 'I Don’t Mind.'

Snippet: Chris Brown – ‘New Flame’ (ft. Usher & Rick Ross)...

Back in March, Chris Brown dropped a new cut called 'New Flame' featuring Rick Ross. The final version of the song will now include vocals from Usher, which he previewed on Instagram. Preview a clip of their collaboration inside! 

Snippet: Robin Thicke – ‘Lock the Door’...

At this point, no one would blame Paula Patton for locking her doors, now that her estranged husband has taken to stalking her. Robin Thicke releases a 90-second snippet of a new song he dedicates to his wife called 'Lock The Door.'

Thursday, 26 June 2014

Snapshot: Kelly Rowland & baby bump attend 'On The Run' tour...

Pregnancy looks great on Kelly Rowland! The glowing singer and her baby bump headed to the Sun Life Stadium yesterday to support her Destiny's Child sister Beyoncé and Jay Z at their 'On The Run' tour opening night in Miami. Gotta say, not many can rock a bump in a pencil skirt!

Keshia Chanté reveals why she turned down Aaliyah role...

Over the years, Keshia Chanté has always been billed for the lead role in the Aaliyah biopic. She previously ditched the role out of respect for Aaliyah's family and repeated those same sentiments in a recent Instagram post. 

Snapshots + video: Beyoncé & Jay Z kick off ‘On the Run’ tour in Miami...

Last night, Beyoncé and Jay Z kicked off their co-headlining 'On the Run' tour in Miami. Fans watched the power couple obliterate the Sun Life Stadium with their solo hits and collaborations during their two-and-a-half-hour set. Check out many of Beyoncé's different looks below!

Wednesday, 25 June 2014

Lana Del Rey lands first #1 album on Billboard 200...

Lana Del Rey scores her first #1 on the Billboard 200 with 'Ultraviolence' this week. The album sold 182,000 copies in its first week, giving her the largest sales week for a female artist since Beyoncé’s self-titled album.

Remembering Michael Jackson...

King of Pop Michael Jackson died five years ago today. Thank you so much for breaking barriers, for your timeless music, iconic visuals and inspiring so many of our favourite artists. In this lifetime, there will never be another you.

New Music: Faith Evans - ‘I Deserve It’ (ft. Missy Elliott & Sharaya J)...

Here is the new single from Faith Evans’ new album ‘Incomparable’ called ‘I Deserve It.’ The Chucky Thompson produced banger was written by Faith, Chyna 'Tahjere' Griffin, Missy Elliott and Sharaya J, and features the latter two.

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Columbia's Rob Stringer weighs in on Beyoncé's album sales...

Columbia honcho Rob Stringer has given some serious praise towards Beyoncé's current album sales. She is applauded for selling two million in the States at full price, without discounting the project.

Video premiere: Trey Songz – ‘Change Your Mind’...

When the sun comes out, so does party pooper Trey Songz and his bevy of beauties during a rooftop party in New York City. Check out the summery visuals for 'Change Your Mind' off his new album 'Trigga', due July 1st.

Album stream: Trey Songz – ‘Trigga’...

Listen to a stream of Trey Songz's sixth studio album 'Trigga', courtesy of MTV. This is for those not being able to wait an extra week. Do you have any favourites? The 17-track project arrives in stores on July 1st.

Monday, 23 June 2014

Trailer: Beyoncé's HBO special ‘Beyoncé: X10’...

Check out a 30-second trailer for Beyoncé's HBO special 'Beyoncé: X10.' The 10-episode series will show performances from her blockbuster 'Mrs. Carter Show' world tour.

Video premiere: Robin Thicke – ‘Get Her Back’...

Robin Thicke's public campaign to win back his wife continues with the premiere of his new video 'Get Her Back.' In the video for his new single, the topless crooner gets a Paula Patton look-a-like to play his wife and they exchange texts.

Alicia Keys plots early 2015 release for new album...

According to WWD, Alicia Keys is changing tack with the release of her upcoming new album. She has often targeted November/December for her album releases but this new one is tentatively slated for an "early 2015 launch."

New Music: Keyshia Cole – ‘She’...

Prior to the release of her upcoming album 'Point Of No Return', Keyshia Cole drops new single 'She.' Over the DJ Mustard-produced beat, Keyshia sings about getting intimate with another woman.

Sunday, 22 June 2014

Adele reportedly completes new album + plots Beyoncé-style release...

Get your iTunes cards ready! Adele is reportedly plotting a Beyoncé-style release for her third studio album, which is likely to be called '25.' According to Daily Star journo James Ingham, the album is written, recorded and finished.

Snapshot: Tamar Braxton has a meltdown on tour...

The stress of working in such a demanding industry clearly had its toll on Tamar Braxton. Unfortunately, she had a meltdown during the middle of her Las Vegas show, so she addressed the situation on Instagram last night.