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Rising Alabama Artist Yung Bleu Shares “You’re Mines Still” Featuring Drake On Ovo Sound

On Monday, rising Alabama artist Yung Bleu teased that a surprise collaboration of his song “You’re Mines Still” may be in the works through a screenshot of his conversation with Drake on Instagram. Just three days later, the song arrives everywhere with a feature from Drake. [...]

Black Violin Announces Debut Holiday Album ‘Give Thanks’ out 11/20

Today, Black Violin, the classical-meets-hip-hop duo of Kev Marcus and Wil Baptiste, announced Give Thanks, their debut holiday album out November 20th. [...]

Leon Bridges And Lucky Daye Release R&B Track “All About You”

Today, Grammy Award winning R&B artist and songwriter Leon Bridges and Lucky Daye release “All About You”. [...]

Soundtrack to “L.A. Originals” out Dec. 4th, feat. Onyx, Public Enemy, Snoop Dogg, and...

Following the celebrated premiere this Spring of the documentary L.A. Originals, Urban Legends / UMe unveils the soundtrack to the film on December 4, 2020. [...]

Benztown Offers Radio Stations a Free Halloween AudioPack That’s Scary Good

Benztown, a global leader in radio imaging, voiceover, programming and jingles. Benztown is offering a FREE Halloween AudioPack with more than 20 scary good audio pieces designed to add some spooky seasonal sounds to stations of all formats – just in time for Halloween! Sounds featured in the free [...]

New Nielsen Consumer Study: Am/Fm Radio Is The Soundtrack Of The American Economic Recovery

Today’s Westwood One blog highlights new results from Nielsen of a just-completed national consumer study of 1,000 respondents that was conducted October 1-5. This is fourth in a series of studies that have tracked the pandemic’s impact on consumer movement, spending, attitudes, and media usage. [...]

Sony/ATV Signs Frank Ski to Worldwide Deal

Today, Sony/ATV Music Publishing announced it has signed celebrated songwriter, producer, DJ and radio and television personality Frank Ski to a global publishing deal. Sony/ATV Signs Frank Ski Frank Ski is known for his impressive music catalogue in Hip-Hop, Rap, Gospel, and Baltimore club-music, which has greatly influenced some [...]

Kidd Kenn Releases “Gold Digger” Ft. Dess Dior

Kidd Kenn, the 17-year old Chicago hip-hop sensation who was selected for GLAAD’s prestigious list of “20 Under 20: Young LGBTQ People Shaping The Future of Media and Activism” (presented by Teen Vogue this past summer) releases a brand new track “Gold Digger” featuring Dess Dior, available today. [...]

Toronto-Bred Singer, Rapper, And Producer Kofi Drops ‘The Making Of Story Of My Life’...

Today, rising singer, rapper, and producer, Kofi, releases an exclusive behind-the-scenes video chronicling the making of his debut label EP, Story of My Life via Red Bull Records. [...]

U.S. Premiere of THINGS WE DARE NOT DO at the Chicago Film Festival

Things We Dare Not Do (Cosas que no hacemos), the second feature film by Mexican director and cinematographer Bruno Santamaría will have its U.S. [...]

Tip “T.I.” Harris Drops “Pardon” Music Video Feat. Lil Baby

Legendary Multi-Hyphenate Tip “T.I.” Harris Drops “Pardon” Music Video Feat. [...]

iHeartRadio Celebrates GLAAD Spirit Day in Support of LGBTQ Youth

For another year, iHeartRadio is partnering with GLAAD for Spirit Day, the world’s largest and most visible LGBTQ anti-bullying campaign. Today iHeartRadio will join millions worldwide by “going purple” on Spirit Day in a stand against bullying and support of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) youth. [...]

Carlos Santana Explains Getting Stoned Helped Him Make Some Of His Greatest Music

FOR THE CULTURA BY TELEMUNDO: For The Cultura by Telemundo looks beyond the average pop culture news story. [...]

Omari Hardwick Opens Up on TV One’s UNCENSORED

Omari Hardwick’s upcoming episode of UNCENSORED on TV One airing this Sunday Omari on How Denzel and Pauletta Washington Embraced Him https://youtu.be/BVqO70q9tP4 How Omari Hardwick got the Last Laugh After Rejected for a Role Because he was Too Attractive https://youtu.be/P6PcxmuXIig Denzel Washington Used A Scene From Malcom [...]

Sony/ATV Nashville Signs Restless Road to Global Deal

Today, Sony/ATV Music Publishing Nashville announced it has signed popular country music band Restless Road to a worldwide publishing agreement. Made up of three unique, complementary voices, Restless Road is a one-of-a-kind country trio consisting of Zach Beeken, Colton Pack, and Garrett Nichols, who have captivated audiences with their [...]