Posts Tagged ‘entertainment’

VIDEO: Alicia Keys, John Legend & Ne-Yo Perform LIVE for The NBA All-Star Game

The crowd at the Toyota Center in Houston for the 2013 NBA All-Star Game had a star-studded lineup of entertainment before the game began and during halftime. Ne-Yo got the crowd and the players pumped up with an energetic performance, then R&B crooner John Legend performed a soulful rendition of “The Star Spangled Banner” while

Read more →
 

Snoop Lion Also Starting a Sports Management Agency?!

Jay-Z’s recent business venture into sports may have caught the attention of his some of his fellow artists-namely Snoop Lion. Is Snoop also planning on venturing into the world of sports entertainment?

Read more →
 

Mountain Dew & Complex Media Launch Green Label Entertainment Website

Mountain Dew has been experimenting in the world of music and youth culture over the years after partnering with Lil Wayne. The beverage company has decided to jump into the digital lifestyle arena after announcing a partnership with Complex Media to launch the new Green Label entertainment and culture website.

Read more →
 

E1 Entertainment Facing Lawsuit By The Estate of Tupac Shakur

2pac-news-article92713

Afeni Shakur is suing E1 over unpaid royalties from the exploitation of her 2Pac’s work. She also demands that unreleased masters be handed over in a lawsuit that follows the company’s purchase of the song catalogue of Death Row Records.…

Read more →
 

EDM Giant, SFX Entertainment, Planning To Go Public with Stock Offerings

sfx-entertainment-news-article92713

SFX Entertainment, the electronic dance music (EDM) promotions company founded in 2011, filed details yesterday with the Securities and Exchange Commission in regard to going public–the move would put the company’s market value at $1.1 billion dollars.…

Read more →
 

VIDEO: Alicia Keys, Brandy, Erykah Badu & More Perform at BET Honors

BET Honors celebrated icons in the fields of music, literature, entertainment, media, and education. The 6th annual event honored Oscar winner Halle Berry, the legendary Chaka Khan, spiritual educator T.D. Jakes, and Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie.

BET Honors and also gave the viewers musical tributes from Brandy, Alicia Keys, Erykah Badu, and more. Watch

Read more →
 

Monster Energy & XXL Partener For The “XXL Freshmen Live 2013” Tour

Monster Energy is teaming up with XXL and Idol Roc Entertainment for the groundbreaking “Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Presents XXL Freshmen Live 2013.” The tour will showcase TDE affiliates Ab-Soul and Schoolboy Q, Trinidad James, Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$, Kirko Bangz, Logic, Travis Scott, Angel Haze and Dizzy Wright–all who appeared on the hotly debated

Read more →
 

Pusha T, Macklemore & Trinidad James Perform At MTV Woodie Awards

The 2013 mtvU Woodies Festival at SXSW featured Pusha T, Macklemore, Travis Scott, Trinidad James and more as the entertainment. Machine Gun Kelly took home the “Woodie of the Year” award while The Weeknd won “FOMO Woodie” and Earl Sweatshirt won “Breaking Woodie”. Watch some of the performances from the event.

Read more →
 

Music Industry Veteran Steve Rifkind Partners With Upstart Basketball League

Steve Rifkind recently announced that he was stepping away from his partnership with Universal Music Group, but he now has another business opportunity on the horizon: he recently signed a deal with the upstart American Basketball League.

Read more →
 

Elvis Presley To Be Resurrected via Hologram

Elvis Presley is due to make some comeback performances soon. Digital Domain Media Group, creator of the “holographic” Tupac Shakur at Coachella, has announced an exclusive deal with the Core Media Group to jointly produce a series of “virtual” Elvis likenesses for a range of entertainment projects.

Read more →
 

Former Yahoo & Fox Interactive Media Executive to Head Billboard’s Parent Company

Billboard’s parent company, Guggenheim Digital Media, has a new CEO: Former Yahoo and Fox Interactive Media executive Ross Levinsohn.

Read more →