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Kendrick Lamar And Big Sean Dominate Bet Hip Hop Awards

Lamar was named Lyricist of the Year for the fourth year in a row, and his song Alright earned him the Impact Track and Best Hip-Hop Video prizes. Big Sean's hit Blessings...

Dr. Dre Wants To Tour Europe With Snoop Dogg And Eminem

The rapper reveals he has dreamed of performing his full hits catalogue with his proteges for years - and now he has a name for the venture. Opening up about the potential...

Kendrick Lamar To Perform With Orchestra

Kendrick Lamar will perform with a full orchestra next month.The rapper will perform songs from his 'To Pimp a Butterfly' album at the Kennedy Centre for the Performing Arts in Washington DC on October...

Kendrick Lamar To Perform With National Symphony Orchestra

The Swimming Pools (Drank) hitmaker will take to the stage at the iconic Kennedy Center on 20 October (15) to perform songs from his acclaimed sophomore album, To Pimp a Butterfly. The...

Taylor Swift Nominated For Nine Mtv Emas

Taylor Swift has been nominated for an incredible nine prizes at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2015.The pop superstar leads the way at the annual ceremony with the huge haul of nominations and among the...

Kendrick Lamar Inspired By Tupac

Kendrick Lamar was inspired by Tupac.The 'Art of Peer Pressure' rapper has left a touching tribute to the 'California Love' hitmaker on the 19th anniversary of his death yesterday (13.09.15).He wrote: ''I was 8 yrs...

Kendrick Lamar Pens Tribute To Tupac Shakur On Anniversary Of His Death

The Swimming Pools (Drank) hitmaker has long counted the music icon as one of his influences, and on Sunday (13Sep15), Lamar wrote a touching missive on the official Tupac website honouring his mentor....

Miguel Surprises Fans With Star-studded Gig

During his Wildheart concert at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles, the singer's impromptu duets with his high-profile guests drove the audience wild. Snoop Dogg performed Drop It Like It's...

Demi Lovato And Pharrell To Perform At Vmas

Demi Lovato and Pharrell Williams are among stars who will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards.The 'Neon Lights' hitmaker and 'Happy' singer will join hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, rapper A$AP Rocky and...

Kanye West To Receive Video Vanguard Award At Vmas

Kanye West will receive the Video Vanguard Award at the 2015 MTV VMAs.The 38-year-old rapper will be honoured with the prestigious accolade at the awards ceremony on Sunday (30.08.15), which will be presented by Miley...

Kendrick Lamar: I Have Power To Stop La Gangs

Kendrick Lamar believes ''God put something in'' him to stop gang culture in Los Angeles.The 'King Kunta' rapper has agreed with fellow musician J Cole who said Kendrick is the musician with the ability to...

Dr Dre To Donate All Royalties From New Album To Arts Facility In Compton

Dr Dre has announced that he’ll be donating all the royalties from his newly released album Compton to help fund a new performing arts centre in his hometown of Compton, California.The news was unveiled on...

Dr. Dre Lp To Feature Eminem, Kendrick Lamar And Snoop Dogg

Dr. Dre's new album will feature Eminem, Kendrick Lamar and Snoop Dogg.The eagerly-anticipated LP - officially announced on his Beats 1 radio show 'The Pharmacy' over the weekend - will be called 'Compton: A Soundtrack'...

Gigi Hadid: Bad Blood Was Like The Hunger Games

Gigi Hadid says Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' music video was like ''the supermodel 'Hunger Games.'''The 20-year-old beauty starred in her friend's promotional clip alongside fellow models Cara Delevingne, Karlie Kloss, Lily Aldridge, Cindy Crawford, Martha...

'New Dr. Dre Album' Set To Drop This Weekend, According To Ice Cube

Surprise albums are becoming increasingly common in 2015, to the point where they’re failing to have the desired impact any more. Even so, there were many eyebrows raised on Wednesday as rapper Ice Cube mentioned...

Movie Bosses Hoping For N.w.a. Reunion With Eminem

Studio chief Donna Langley tells The Hollywood Reporter she's spearheading talks to get Dr. Dre and Ice Cube back onstage together in Europe with some very special guests. She says, "We don't...

Meek Mill Caims Drake Doesn't Write Raps

Meek Mill claims Drake doesn't ''write his own raps''.The 28-year-old musician has hit out at his fellow rapper claiming the 'Started From the Bottom' hitmaker refused to promote Meek's recent album 'Dreams Worth More Than...

Kendrick Lamar Leads Mtv Vmas Nominations

Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift lead the nominations at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs).The 'Alright' hitmaker, 28, has scored five nods, including for Video of the Year, Best Male Video and Best Hip...

Kendrick Lamar Leads Mtv Vmas Nominations

Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift lead the nominations at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs).The 'Alright' hitmaker, 28, has scored five nods, including for Video of the Year, Best Male Video and Best Hip...

Kendrick Lamar Wants To Be Compared To Bob Dylan

Kendrick Lamar wants to be compared with Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and The Beatles.The 28-year-old rapper's latest album, 'To Pimp A Butterfly', has received widespread critical acclaim and he hopes the record will go down...

Kendrick Lamar Didn't Want To Be Role Model

Kendrick Lamar didn't want the ''responsibility'' of being a role model.The Compton-born rapper experienced a huge wave of success following the release of his 2012 major-label debut album 'good kid, mAAd city' and admitted he...

Kendrick Lamar Hit With Lawsuit Over Cover Art

Giordano Cipriani filed documents at New York Federal Court last week (10Jul15) claiming he took the snap of a woman breastfeeding two children during a 2011 trip to Africa. In the documents...

Kendrick Lamar Steals Show At New Look Wireless

Kendrick Lamar stole the show at New Look Wireless day two.The 28-year-old rapper took to the stage at the Finsbury Park festival yesterday (04.07.15) with a crowd-pleasing set featuring fan favourites 'Bitch Don't Kill My...

Kendrick Lamar Defends His Music After Tv Newsman's Criticism

The Poetic Justice hitmaker gave a powerful performance of his latest single, Alright, at the 2015 BET Awards on Sunday (28Jun15), when he rapped anti-police lyrics on top of a vandalised cop car.Veteran newsman Geraldo...

Get Wired For Wireless 2015! London To Explode With Pop Favourites This Weekend

New Look Wireless festival is returning to Finsbury Park, following last year's success at the North London venue, celebrating its 10th birthday this year. The 2015 line-up is set to be the biggest yet with...

Skrillex Calls Taylor Swift's Bad Blood 'Awesome'

Skrillex thinks Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' is ''awesome''.The 27-year-old electronic music producer has praised the star for collaborating with rapper Kendrick Lamar on the single because it shows how artists can ''evolve'', with Taylor previously...

Kendrick Lamar Beat Depression With Nelson Mandela Trip

The rapper battled mental health issues after first shooting to fame, and even detailed a meltdown on tour in a song called These Walls, which appears on his acclaimed album To Pimp a...

Kendrick Lamar Did Taylor Swift Song For Niece

Kendrick Lamar collaborated with Taylor Swift so his niece would think he's ''cool''.The 27-year-old rapper provided a verse for the star's latest single 'Bad Blood', and revealed he was inspired to do the song because...

Violence Erupts Outside Summer Jam Concert

Chaos escalated outside the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford when music fans hoping to purchase a ticket from the box office discovered the gig, starring Chris Brown and Kendrick Lamar, had sold out...

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