Category: Hip Hop and RnB

“All I Want for Christmas” is more Mariah Carey holiday tour dates

“All I Want for Christmas” is more Mariah Carey holiday tour dates

ABC/Randy HolmesMariah Carey will be spreading even more Christmas cheer this year. The singer has expanded her annual “All I Want for Christmas” concert series to more cities in North America this year. Dates kicks off November 17 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Tour stops will include Chicago, Washington, D.C. and her hometown of New York […]

Is Tyrese being investigated by L.A. County's Children and Family Services?

Is Tyrese being investigated by L.A. County's Children and Family Services?

ABC/Jeff NeiraTyrese might be in trouble with the L.A. County Department of Children and Family Services, according to TMZ. As previously reported, the singer-actor’s ex-wife Norma Mitchelle Gibson, claims the Fate of the Furious star hit their ten-year old daughter, Shayla “between 12 and 16 times,” and struck Norma “a number of times in the past.”   Now, TMZ reports that Norma’s “trying […]

Fantasia announces “Christmas After Midnight” holiday concert tour

Fantasia announces “Christmas After Midnight” holiday concert tour

Derek BlanksFantasia‘s hitting the road to support the release of her first-ever holiday album, Christmas After Midnight.   The Grammy-winner’s tour kicks off November 19 in Dallas, TX and will continue on until December 14 in Philadelphia, PA.   Artist presale tickets are available to purchase now via Fantasia’s official website, while and Ticketmaster presale tickets will go on […]

Watch now: Bryson Tiller debuts “Self-Made” video

Watch now: Bryson Tiller debuts “Self-Made” video

RolexxBryson Tiller‘s video for his song “Self-Made” is online now.   The black-and-white visual begins with the artist rapping in the rain, with visor-wearing models lounging on beach chairs. The visual continues then takes Bryson off his front porch to surfing on the hood of a luxury car, and then sitting in a bedroom with […]

New “American Idol” judges Luke, Katy & Lionel talk Vegas concert massacre: “Prayer without action is powerless”

New “American Idol” judges Luke, Katy & Lionel talk Vegas concert massacre: “Prayer without action is powerless”

ABCAmerican Idol‘s new judges — Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan — made their first appearance together on ABC’s Good Morning America Wednesday. In addition to talking about the forthcoming ABC reboot of the music competition series, they weighed in on Sunday’s mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas that killed […]

Clive Davis remembers life with Whitney Houston: “Nobody prevails in this lethal battle involving drugs”

Clive Davis remembers life with Whitney Houston: “Nobody prevails in this lethal battle involving drugs”

Kevin Winter/WireImageLegendary record company executive Clive Davis is the subject of the documentary Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives, which hit Apple Music on Tuesday. The movie is a deep look into the 85-year-old’s work with dozens of legendary artists from Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen and Aerosmith to Barry Manilow, Earth Wind […]

Jennifer Hudson dishes on former co-stars in November issue of “Cosmopolitan”

Jennifer Hudson dishes on former co-stars in November issue of “Cosmopolitan”

Ben WattsThe Voice coach Jennifer Hudson is Cosmopolitan‘s November cover star, and inside the pages of the magazine she gives one-word answers to describe a few of her former co-stars, like Beyoncé and Sex and the City actress Sarah Jessica Parker.   JHud calls Bey “Sisterly” and Sarah “Genuine.”  As for Adam Sandler and Empire‘s Taraji P. Henson, the former is is “Funny,” while Taraji is unmistakably Jennifer’s “Homegirl.”   The […]

Beyoncé sells Manhattan condo for over $9 million

Beyoncé sells Manhattan condo for over $9 million

ABC/Image Group LAWith a new $26 million home in the Hamptons and an $88 million mansion in Bel Air, it appears Beyoncé no longer needs her New York City condo.  Variety reports the “Halo” singer’s Manhattan abode was recently sold to “a mysterious corporate entity” for the full asking price of $9.95 million.   Bey bought the property in […]

Usher scores creative director role for global mobile talent competition

Usher scores creative director role for global mobile talent competition

ABC/Fred WatkinsUsher has a new gig.   The “Burn” singer has signed on as creative director for what’s being billed as the first-ever global mobile talent competition, dubbed MEGASTAR.   He’ll also take on job duties as head judge, mentor and investor.   Performers from around the world, in any talent category, are eligible to compete with […]

Erica Campbell comes to sister Tina's defense over reported reason she voted for Donald Trump

Erica Campbell comes to sister Tina's defense over reported reason she voted for Donald Trump

L-R: Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell of Mary Mary; ABC/Ida Mae AstuteIn Tina Campbell‘s recent interview with The Root, the gospel singer is quoted saying she voted to elect President Donald Trump due to some of his “views on Christianity.”   But Tina’s sister, Erica Campbell, is saying that just isn’t true.  In an Instagram message from Erica to entertainment site Baller […]