Kendrick Lamar, SZA and TDE Sued for 'All The Stars' Artwork

After alleging that her artwork was stolen for Kendrick Lamar and SZA's "All The Stars" video, the first from the Black Panther: The Album soundtrack, British-Liberian artist Lina Iris Viktor is now suing Kendrick, SZA and TDE. Specifically, Viktor says her work,  "Constellations I," "Constellations II" and "Constellations III"  were used in …

Birdman’s 'Anythang: The Cash Money Story' Doc Out on Apple Music

After months delays, Birdman finally dropped his documentary, Before Anythang: The Cash Money Story on Apple Music. Narrated by Birdman himself, the film details how he founded one the most powerful record labels in rap with his brother, Ronald Williams. “This in-depth documentary explores the journey one the most successful …

Meek Mill Granted Post Conviction Hearing

Meek Mill has been granted a post conviction hearing. Common Pleas Court Judge Genece Brinkley— the same judge who sentenced him to two to four years for a probation violation, sparking nationwide protests, with activists claiming Meek's sentencing was indicative the reform needed in the criminal justice system— has now …

'Black Panther' Soundtrack Premieres at No. 1 on Billboard 200

The Kendrick Lamar-curated Black Panther: The Album is currently the No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart. The collection, which features music from and inspired by the No. 1 global box fice film Black Panther, moved 154,000 equivalent album units in its first week release, according to Nielsen Music. …

Quavo Crowned MVP at the 2018 All-Star Celebrity Game [VIDEO]

Quavo is winning in 2018. The Migos rapper was crown MVP at the All-Star Celebrity Game in Los Angeles on Friday (Feb. 16). Quavo, who was actually a record-setting quarterback during his high school days, displayed phenomenal b-ball during the game. On Friday, the rapper put up 19 points, which …

G Herbo – Everything (Remix) Ft. Chance The Rapper

G Herbo has unleashed the ficial remix for his Southside produced record, “Everything,” today featuring Chance The Rapper and Lil Uzi Vert. The turn-up single comes ahead “Humble Beast Deluxed Edition” which drops tomorrow, 2/16. The deluxe edition Herbo’s critically acclaimed debut album features ten newly recorded tracks! To hold …

Madrique – The World Iz Yourz

The new year always brings new talents and Raliegh rap act MaDrique is no exception to the rule. Connecting with fellow D.O.C. Music Group recording artist Donovan McCray, the skilled emcee gracefully glides over some trunk rattling production compliments Majestik and makes his ficial debut one to remember. Listen to …

10 Former Porn Stars/Strippers Who Attempted A Music Career

Since the inception rap, or music itself, for that matter, the backstories behind artists and their respective journeys have been as intriguing as they've been varied. The beauty being a creative is that anyone can do it and art's borders or boundaries are all in the mind, giving anyone artistic …

An Artist Tries Making Vinyl Records Out of Chocolate — And It Actually Sounds OK

It took some experimentation.  And French artist Julia Drouhin is still working out the kinks. But chocolate records sound surprisingly good — and tasty. It was an experiment designed to awaken multiple senses.  And, celebrate the ephemeral nature both sound and food.  Accordingly, French artist Julia Drouhin successfully created a vinyl record …