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DaBaby Claims To Be "Blackballed" Amid Low First-Week Sales Projections Of His New Album

New DeBaby album Baby on Baby 2 will reportedly move 16,500 units in first-week sales, a major decline from his previous album, Blame It On Baby. DaBaby's reign is dwindling. The North Carolina rapper's fourth album, Baby on Baby 2, was released last Friday (September 23), and its speculated that i

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50 Cent Readies 'Hip Hop Homicides' Series With First Trailer

50 Cent has shared the official trailer for his upcoming television project Hip Hop Homicides, which will debut on AMC Network's WE tv in November. 50 Cent is bringing his television projects into the true crime space. On Wednesday, the Get Rich or Die Tryin' rapper shared the trailer for his upcom

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'Static Shock' Artist Gives Update On Live-Action Film Following Warner Bros. Discovery Merger

Static Shock illustrator Nikolas Draper-Ivey has assured fans that a live-action film of the DC Comics series is still happening. A Static Shock film is still in the works, according to Nikolas Draper-Ivey, illustrator and co-writer of the DC Comics hero. Following news of the Warner Bros. Discover

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Ilham Channels Aaliyah in Her Quest To Turn Complicated Emotions Into Music

We caught up with Ilham before the release of her new, self-titled EP. During our conversation, she touches on moving from being indie to signing to a label and creating alternative R&B. Ilham is a Cancer. If you’re familiar with her work, learning that she is a crab — the sign’s symbol — proba

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Rap Veteran Coolio Dead At 59

Coolio, known for his Grammy-winning hit "Gangsta's Paradise" died on Wednesday at 59-years-old, according to his longtime manager. Grammy-winning rapper Coolio has reportedly died at 59-years-old, according to a new report from TMZ. On Wednesday (September 28), the rapper was found deceased when h

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You Can Now Own Pharrell's Million Dollar N.E.R.D Chain And 18K Gold Blackberry

Pharrell Williams has launched JOOPITER, a digital-first auction house and content platform where he'll auction off a number of luxury goods. Pharrell Williams is auctioning off a collection of his luxury goods. To launch JOOPITER, his new digital-first auction space and content platform, the 13-ti

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Erykah Badu Thanks Kanye West For "Fighting For Us" In Instagram Post

After linking up with Kanye West at London Fashion Week, Erykah Badu praised the Donda 2 rapper-producer in an Instagram post. Erykah Badu is speaking life into Kanye West. The singer, who remixed Ye's song "Real Friends" in 2016, praised the rapper-producer in an Instagram post after they reconnec

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Marvel's 'Blade' Reboot Is Having Some Problems

From losing its director right before filming was about to begin to reports about its script being revised, Blade is facing some issues. Fans might have to wait awhile longer for the Blade reboot. On Tuesday (September 27), reports from Jeff Sneider (of Hollywood newsletter The Ankler) surfaced tha

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Watch Lizzo Play James Madison's 200-Year-Old Crystal Flute

While performing in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday night, Lizzo made history by becoming the first person to play James Madison's flute. Lizzo's flutist game has officially been upgraded. On Tuesday night (September 27), the "About Damn Time" artist performed in at Capital One Arena in Washington D.C.

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The Making of Miguel’s 'Kaleidoscope Dream' Album

Miguel’s Kaleidoscope Dream is an album that splits time between rebellious youth and reverence for a classic feeling. We spoke to Miguel and some of his collaborators about the album, which recently turned 10. “Kaleidoscope Dream is a metaphor for our life; everyone has their own Kaleidoscope Drea