The pioneering group of twerk music 2 Live Crew find themselves amid another court battle as the legendary hip hop group attempts to take back control of their music catalogue from the record label Lil’ Joe Records.
Troy Carter, Spotify’s Global Head of Creator Services, will be leaving the company in early September.Spotify now plans to merge its Creator Services division with its in-house Shows& Editorial team. This newly-combined division will be led by current Global Head of Shows& Editorial, Nick Holmstén.Carter joined Spotify 2 years ago to improve the service’s reputation amongst artists and
ESSENCE Festival Concert Series Sells Out All Three Nights for the First Time EverExtraordinary Turnout Underscores ESSENCE’s Engagement of Black Women around Community, Culture and ContentThe 2018 ESSENCE Festival® presented by Coca-Cola® attracted more than 510,0000 attendees to New Orleans this Fourth of July weekend, marking one of the largest gatherings in the event’s 24-year history.
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MTV News kicked off the "Hottest Breakthrough MCs," a fan-driven initiative that spotlights, celebrates, and cultivates new hip hop music talent. We kicked off the list Cali MC Kendrick Lamar. The nimble-tongued MC has been working with Dr. Dre on Detox and landed key appearances on Game's The R.E.D.
MTV News spoke to Lil Wayne at the 16th annual Cash Money Turkey Giveaway in New Orleans about giving back to his hometown community at Thanksgiving.Music News
"I LOOK TO YOU" IS NOW A GIFT TO ALL! FREE SONG DOWNLOAD AVAILABLE STARTING TODAY AT WWW.WHITNEYHOUSTON.COMFueled by the continuous excitement from last week's much-buzzed about Whitney Houston album listening events in New York and Los Angeles , Arista Records has moved the release date of I Look To You up to August 31st.
Mass Appeal Radio Formats Rise in Q1, Pop CHR Leads (Report)Mass Appeal Radio Formats - Radio reaches nearly everyone in America, as Nielsen’s most recent Audio Today report detailed. On a weekly basis, 93% of all adults tune in to radio, the most of any platform, and radio has 243 million listeners in a given month.