Posts Tagged ‘industry news’

Beyonce Forced to Cancel European Tour Date Due To Health Concerns

Pop singer Beyonce cancels concert in Belgium due to medical reasons.

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Police Shut Down Kanye West’s Houston Video Screening

Kanye West planned to project the music video for his latest song “New Slaves” around the world Friday night, including at three Houston locations. However, the showing at the Rothko Chapel was shut down before it even began.

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New York’s Apollo Theater To Host Hip Hop Dance Festival

The historic Apollo Theater in NYC will host a four-day Hip Hop dance festival, the Breakin’ Convention. The festival will bring together an international representation of dancers keeping the break dancing art form alive.

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VIDEO: R&B Star Usher Performs Live On ‘The Voice’

Usher left his red judge chair on The Voice last evening and took he stage to perform a track from his latest album Looking 4 Myself. Watch.

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Drake Speaks on Chris Brown, His New Album & Started From The Bottom

As Drake covers the July 2013 issue of GQ Magazine, he sits down for an interview where he reveals his thoughts on Chris Brown, the single “Started From The Bottom,” and Nothing Was The Same.

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VIDEO: Nas Travels To Hennessy Headquarters in Cognac, France

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Earlier this year, Hennessy announced legendary MC Nas to be a spokesperson for their second annual, award winning Wild Rabbit campaign. This partnership afforded the Grammy nominee the opportunity to learn about the spirit brand’s rich history at their Cognac, France headquarters. Check out Nas’ journey.

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VIDEO: Janelle Monae – Dance Apocalyptic

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Janelle Monáe jams with her all-female band on an “American Bandstand”-type show in the fun and feel-good video for her new single “Dance Apocalyptic.” Watch.

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J. Cole Scores No.1 Album with “Born Sinner;” Surpasses Kanye West’s “Yeezus”

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While J. Cole’s Born Sinner initially missed No. 1 on the Billboard 200 during its debut week, he accomplishes the task on his this week (a rare feat).…

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Frank Ocean Cancels Australian Tour Due To Health Concerns

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Frank Ocean has canceled his sold-out Australian tour after suffering with throat problems on opening night. A trip to the doctors has revealed he has a tear to one of his vocal chords.…

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VIDEO: John Legend – Made To Love

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John Legend drops the steamy video for his single “Made to Love.” Naked bodies make love on screen in the minimalistic clip, which features plenty of close-up shots and some girl-on-girl action. Watch.…

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Lady Gaga & Katy Perry To Make Digitals Sales History This Week?!

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Lady Gaga and Katy Perry are heading for big debuts with their new singles on Billboard’s Digital Songs–collectively they expect potentially record breaking sales. This week could be a historic one for digital record sales.…

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VIDEO: Lady Gaga – Applause

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Lady Gaga sets off an explosion of fashion and art with her provocative video for “Applause.” The Mother Monster goes nearly nude and models high-fashion looks in the visual. Watch.…

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