Every year, mothers are praised for their love and dedication for what seems like the entirety of May while fathers are quietly shoved into the background. But this time around, these doting dads will get the shine they deserve here on Idolator! Father’s Day (this Sunday, June 15 — don’t forgot to buy Dear Ol’ More »
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:: Beyonce and Jay Z’s Run mini-movie was originally intended to play in movie theaters as a mock trailer according to director Melina Matsoukas. Bey suspected her fans would be infuriated by the prank and suggested adding the “Coming Never” tagline. [Elle]
:: It wouldn’t be Twitter without a little… More »
Kanye West once asserted that rappers are the new rock stars. This summer at Jay Z’s Made in America festival, he gets a chance to prove himself right. West has been announced as one of four headliners, as the two-day festival (August 30 and 31) expands to go bi-coastal.
The Yeezus star and… More »
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:: Beyonce and Jay Z pulled another rabbit out of their hat when they dropped their Run mini-movie on Saturday night (May 17) but annoyed fans with the ‘coming never’ ending. So much so that thousands have signed a petition for a full-length movie. [MTV]
:: It’s hard not to… More »
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:: Beyonce isn’t exactly subtle when it comes to damage control in the wake of Jay Z and Solange’s elevator brawl. The game-changing diva has been flooding her Instagram feed and Tumblr account with happy family snaps. [MissInfo.TV]
:: VH1 invited singer/songwriter Linda Perry to live tweet for them… More »
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:: “Hey look! It’s @LaurynHill NOT performing!” Sia tweeted on May 17, after waiting an hour and a half for Hill’s show to start. This has been a common complaint throughout Hill’s tour, although fans should check out what Fabolous recently said of why rap shows tend to start late,… More »
Only Beyonce and Jay Z could drop a video with no warning on a Saturday night and still bust the internet. But this is no ordinary visual. Directed by Melina Matsoukas, Run is a trailer for the best movie we’re never gonna see. It shows scenes from a Bonnie and Clyde-style love story — complete… More »
Footage of Solange Knowles going HAM on Jay Z’s face in an elevator became an instant sensation when it leaked on Monday (May 12). The post-Met Gala brawl (and Beyonce’s stunned response) captured the imagination because it was so surreal. What did Hov do to incur Solo’s unholy wrath? We’re still no closer to finding… More »
Blondie’s Debbie Harry recently cut to the heart of the Solange-Jay Z elevator fight: “If private elevator violence isn’t stopped, the day may soon come where celebrities have to take the stairs,” she said, in a fake PSA filmed for The Daily Show. “Do you want to live in that world? I know I don’t.” More »
Beyonce, Jay Z and Drake lead the nominations for the 2014 BET Awards, to the surprise of no one.
All three artists earned five nods each. Drake faces off against Jay Z, J. Cole, Future and last year’s winner, Kendrick Lamar, for Male Hip Hop Artist. That category aside, Hov only scored big for… More »
:: Kelly Rowland got married to manager Tim Witherspoon in an intimate ceremony in Costa Rica on May 9. The R&B diva even had former Destiny’s Child bandmate Beyonce as her bridesmaid. [Vibe]
:: So much for the supposed feud between Solange Knowles and Jay Z. The unlikely duo were spotted shopping for jewelry yesterday (May… More »
Beyonce and Jay Z won’t let the elevator ride from hell get in the way of their blockbuster On The Run stadium extravaganza. The Carters caught a basketball game last night (May 12) to prove that everything is well and good in their kingdom, and announced extra tour dates in California today. In light of recent… More »
Solange Knowles’ post-Met Gala elevator throwdown with Jay Z is already the thing of pop culture legend. The footage, which was unearthed by TMZ yesterday (May 12), raises so many questions. What did Hov say that so enraged Solo? Why was Beyonce more concerned about the state of her admittedly flawless gown than the frenzied fisticuffs… More »
:: Solange Knowles’ elevator brawl with Jay Z became instant headline news when it leaked yesterday (May 12). The hotel where the footage was filmed has addressed the situation, expressing their outrage at the breach of privacy. They have launched an immediate investigation into the matter. [Vibe]
:: The fallout from the above story… More »
TMZ dropped a bomb earlier this morning (May 12) when the posted video footage of Solange Knowles throwing punches at Jay Z in an elevator at (or immediately after, it’s still unclear) the Met Gala on May 5. It triggered a wave of social media commentary, mostly centered on what could have triggered Solo’s outburst… More »
Well, here’s an item we were never expecting to see. TMZ has just posted video which appears to show Solange attacking her brother-in-law Jay Z in an elevator last week, as Beyonce stands by watching (crippled with shock, maybe?). This is completely bonkers. Oh, and it’s almost certainly really them: the incident apparently occurred at a Met… More »
Manhattan’s Metropolitan Museum Of Art hosted a slew of celebrities last night for its annual Costume Institute gala. The honorees this year were fashion designer Charles James and Vogue editor Anna Wintour (on hand for the renamed Anna Wintour Costume Center, for which First Lady Michelle Obama cut the ribbon), and attendees included, among many… More »
Ebony magazine pays tribute to Beyonce, Jay Z, Rihanna and Kanye West in their collectors’ edition, four-cover Black Music Month special issue. Each superstar gets their own special cover and title. Bey is crowned ‘The Diva’, while Hov is referred to as ‘The Mogul’. Meanwhile, Rih is ‘The Rebel’ and Ye is ‘The Poet’. All… More »