Posts tagged "Drake"

G.R.L.’s Simone Battle Remembered By Pitbull, Dr. Luke And More: Morning Mix

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:: Pop influencers ranging from Pitbull to Nicole Scherzinger took to Twitter to remember G.R.L.‘s Simone Battle (above, far right), who was found dead on September 5. “The world has lost a true talent,” producer Dr. Luke said. [Billboard]

:: Usher has revealed that Drake will appear o…

Christina Lee / September 8, 2014

Drake Makes His VMA Acceptance Speech At The ‘Drake Vs. Lil Wayne’ Show In Boston: Watch

Although he won the Best Hip-Hop Award for “Hold On, We’re Going Home” at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards this past Sunday, Drake was unfortunately unable to accept his Moonman while out on his joint tour with fellow Young Money rapper, Lil Wayne.

However, that didn’t stop the Toronto rapper from eventually…

Rachel Sonis / August 26, 2014

MTV VMAs 2014: The Complete List Of Winners

Thirty years ago, in 1984, the very first MTV Video Music Awards was held at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Actor/Blues Brother Dan Aykroyd and actress-singer Bette Midler co-hosted, Madonna gave her infamous “writhing around in a wedding dress” performance of “Like A Virgin,” The Cars won Video Of The Year for “You…

Robbie Daw / August 24, 2014

Killer Mike Reacts To The Chaos In Ferguson, Missouri: Morning Mix

:: Georgia rapper Killer Mike reacts to the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri in a powerful Op-Ed piece for Billboard. [Billboard]

:: Pharrell’s signature Vivienne Westwood hat will officially be on display at the Newseum in Washington DC. You know, just in case you wanted to be only a few feet from this iconic…

Rachel Sonis / August 20, 2014

Nicki Minaj Shows Off Her Butt While Giving Drake A Lapdance In “Anaconda” Video: See The Photos

Nicki Minaj’s impressive ass is coming, children. The booty-ful rapstress will offer up her music video for “Anaconda,” the single whose cover art launched a thousand (sometimes controversial) memes, on Wednesday.

To get her Barbz sprung ahead of her visual for the follow-up to previous flop “Pills N Potions,” Nicki tossed some saucy…

Robbie Daw / August 19, 2014

Pop Stars Accept The Ice Bucket Challenge: Watch Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez & Taylor Swift Get Wet

Pop stars are really getting behind the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which raises money for the fight against Lou Gehrig’s disease. Participants donate $100 or have a bucket of extremely cold water poured over their head. (To their credit, most celebrities have elected to do both). As a result, social media is buzzing with video…

Mike Wass / August 18, 2014

Lorde Posted A Makeup-Free Selfie, And It’s Pretty Endearing: Morning Mix

::Lorde posted a makeup-less airport selfie on Instagram, and it’s really rather charming. Screw the haterz, Ella! [MTV]

:: Mr. Worldwide Pitbull will debut his own Sirius XM radio show in early 2015. Dale! [Hollywood Reporter]

:: Ariana Grande’s older brother Frankie Grande revealed to his Big Brother cast-mates that he…

Rachel Sonis / August 12, 2014

‘Drake Vs. Lil Wayne’ Tour Launches In Darien, New York: Watch

Drake and Lil Wayne launched their Drake Vs. Lil Wayne tour in Darien, New York, to set a new precedent for co-headlining treks.

The two Young Money artists – the protege and the sage, as the trailer says – didn’t completely rely on a setlist. Instead, they had fans who downloaded the

Christina Lee / August 9, 2014

Lil Wayne & Drake’s “Grindin”: Listen To Their Sexed Up Single

“Grindin,” the new joint single from Lil Wayne and Drake (who just happen to be on tour together at the moment) contains the lyric “I wear pussy, not pajamas.” Have a great weekend, everyone!

Robbie Daw / August 8, 2014

Drake Brings Out Usher, Lauryn Hill, 50 Cent & More At 5th Annual OVO Fest: Watch

Drake’s annual OVO Fest is essentially one massive surprise party — and last night’s set was certainly no exception.

Like last year’s show, Drake brought out a multitude of special guests during his headlining set last night at the Molson Amiptheater in Toronto, including Usher, Lauryn Hill,Trey Songz, YG, DJ Khaled, PartyNextDoor, and…

Bradley Stern / August 5, 2014

Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch To Be Sold: Morning Mix

:: Michael Jackson’s 2,700-acre Neverland Ranch is about to be sold. The estate – 22 buildings, including a movie theater and theme park – cost tens of millions of dollars to maintain, while experts say it could be worth up to $100 million. [Forbes]

:: Nile Rodgers revealed that Daft Punk is working…

Christina Lee / August 4, 2014

Childish Gambino Calls Out Drake, Kendrick Lamar & Schoolboy Q At A Show In Australia: Morning Mix

:: We all know that hip-hop is a competitive game, but Childish Gambino’s Donald Glover went on a full-on rampage at a show in Australia, calling out Drake, Kendrick Lamar and SchoolboyQ and claiming the title of “the best rapper” for himself. [Billboard]

:: French electronic-music legends Daft Punk announced that they will be releasing…

Rachel Sonis / July 29, 2014

Drake Vs. Lil Wayne Tour Gets A Trailer: Watch The Video Game-Inspired Clip

Bound to be one of the hottest hip-hop shows of 2014, the Drake Vs. Lil Wayne tour just released a little teaser, and, like The Karate Kid’s Mr. Miyagi and Daniel LaRusso, it seems that this is another classic case of the teacher versus the student. Created by Capcom, the video is done in the style of the video…

Rachel Sonis / July 22, 2014

Drake Is Not Having Sex With Kris Jenner: Morning Mix

:: Breathe a sigh of relief. Apparently, there were rumors swirling about that Drake hooked up with Kris Jenner after the ESPY Awards but it — not very surprisingly — turned out to be a load of crap. [Gossip Cop]

:: Ben Langmaid seems to be holding a grudge against former La Roux bandmate…

Mike Wass / July 22, 2014

ESPYs 2014: Watch Drake And Chris Brown Poke Fun At Their Beef

Just days after they hit the studio together, Drake invited Chris Brown to the 2014 ESPYs. Drake was hosting, so Brown got to perform – not for a song, but in a skit that poked fun at their past beef. There, Drake actually feuds against NBA All-Star Blake Griffin, resulting in them playing practical joke…

Christina Lee / July 17, 2014

ESPYs 2014: Watch Drake Perform “Honorable Mention” And “Side Pieces” With Brian McKnight

Drake has called himself the light-skinned Keith Sweat. He has compared his crowd’s reactions to the return of Jodeci and dubbed his ticket sales One Direction numbers. He jokes that he’s a heartthrob, after a time when he was called soft by other rappers – though while hosting the 2014 ESPYs, Drake crooned parody slow…

Christina Lee / July 17, 2014

Drake Announces New Album Title ‘Views From The 6′

Drake has already promised that he will drop a new album in spring 2015. Now, Billboard reports that, while he’s yet to record in earnest, Drake has already decided on an album title: Views From The 6, which reportedly references his hometown Toronto’s area codes 416 and 647.

Drake first announced a follow-u…

Christina Lee / July 15, 2014

Drake Joins PARTYNEXTDOOR On New Song “Recognize”: Listen

Last spring, Drake selected PARTYNEXTDOOR as the first signee of his OVO Sound imprint. The Toronto producer-singer released his debut, self-titled mixtape under this moniker a few months later. (He had been releasing R&B under his real name, Jahron Brathwaite, prior to signing.) Later that year, he appeared as an unlisted opener at Drake’s Would

Christina Lee / July 15, 2014

Drake And Chris Brown Return To The Studio

Drake and Chris Brown recently hit the studio, as shown in a new photo. (TMZ says that Drake posted it, although it doesn’t appear on the rapper’s social media accounts.)

To most, this new snapshot serves as proof that the two have reconciled after their lengthy, ugly beef. Funny enough, a behind-the-scenes photo

Christina Lee / July 11, 2014

Nicki Minaj & Drake Plot ‘Pink Print’ Collaboration

Nicki Minaj revealed that she and Drake will hit the studio soon for a new collaboration, to appear in her forthcoming album The Pink Print. “I’m a massive fan of him too, that’s my baby,” she said to Capital Xtra. “I hope and pray we’ll have [a collaboration] on there. I think that we’ll definitely…

Christina Lee / June 23, 2014
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