Chance The Rapper Offers $2 Million In Chicago ‘Go Innovate Challenge’
Chance The Rapper has become part of another philanthropic cause toward his home city of Chicago. The new initiative encourages Chicago teens to get involved and offers $2 million dollars to those with innovative ideas. $2 million towards great ideas to help Chicago's kids – submit @Chicago_Beyond and Read more
Rolling Stone Will Pay $1.65M Settlement In Fraternity Defamation Lawsuit
Rolling Stone magazine settled a defamation lawsuit filed by a University of Virginia fraternity for $1.65 million, the fraternity said Tuesday (June 13). A 2014 story “A Rape on Campus,” published by the magazine, sparked the entire controversy. The story was later retracted after a police investigation found no... Read more
Eat. Sleep. Record. Repeat. W Hotels Worldwide Unveils Latest W Sound Suite at W Hollywood
Brand’s Third Recording Studio and Writers Room Launches at W Hollywood, Following Previous Launches at W Bali and W Seattle W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), in partnership with Coca-Cola, has unveiled the latest W Sound Suite at W Hollywood. The private music studio and writers... Read more
Florida Georgia Line Set Grand Opening Of FGL HOUSE For June 5
First Restaurant and Entertainment Venue Brings Four Stories of Good Vibes to Downtown Nashville THE SMOOTH TOUR 2017 Kicks Off JUNE 2 in Austin, Texas Just in time for the 2017 CMA Music Festival, multi-PLATINUM superstar duo FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE and LRC Group have announced JUNE 5 as the grand opening of their... Read more
G.O.O.D. Music Signee Kacy Hill To Release Debut Album Executive Produced By Kanye West
Kacy Hill, one of G.O.O.D. Music’s most recent signees, is preparing to release her debut album Like a Woman. Two singles have been released so far: “Like A Woman” and “Hard to Love”. Like A Woman will be released June 30 via G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam and is executive produced... Read more
Lexus and Mark Ronson Invite Fans to Produce Their Own Track to the Ultimate LC Driving Experience
Lexus joins forces with the award-winning music producer to challenge fans to ‘Make Your Mark’ to celebrate the launch of the luxury LC Today, Lexus and Mark Ronson unveil a short film collaboration through which music and car fans alike get the chance to take the LC driving experience... Read more
Chris Brown Awarded YouTube’s Diamond Play Button
Chris Brown has been awarded YouTube’s Diamond Play Button, an honor given to the creators of YouTube channels with 10 million subscribers. Brown announced the news by posting to Instagram a letter from YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki. Wojcicki used the letter to praise Brown’s channel for becoming a “movement”... Read more
Sprint Acquires 33 Percent of TIDAL and Creates Game-Changing Partnership
Sprint will make TIDAL available to its 45 million post and prepaid customers Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure to join TIDAL Board of Directors Global music and entertainment platform TIDAL and Sprint have created an unprecedented partnership that will soon give Sprint’s 45 million retail customers unlimited access to exclusive... Read more
Alanis Morissette’s Manager Admits To Stealing Millions From The Singer
Alanis Morissette’s former manager Jonathan Schwartz admitted in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday to stealing $4.8 million from the singer and $2 million more from other clients, BBC reports. Schwartz and Morissette worked together from 2009 to 2016. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Schwartz’s relationship with Morissette included... Read more
Shakira: “I’d Be An Amazing Doctor” At World Economic Forum
If Shakira wasn’t a singer, what would she be? “Probably a doctor,” she said at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday. “I like medicine,” she said in an on-stage interview. Her “specialty,” she said, would likely be neuroscience, as the practice and similar discoveries about the... Read more