Category Archives: Music News

Will Kanye Be On New Jersey(And Other States)Ballot For President?

Kanye West says he’s serious about running for President. So much so, that he’s gathered the number of names required(800 total) on a petition in New Jersey to get his name on the ballot opposing Donald Trump for President. A hearing is scheduled to find out if he will be qualified. Kanye has also submitted…MORE

Jam Master Jay’s Daughter Opens Gym In Downtown LA

Tyra Myricks keeps a low profile and doesn’t flaunt her celebrity status to get into fancy restaurants and parties. But, she’s one of the designers at Drake’s clothing line and now, she’s also a small business owner of a gym in downtown Los Angeles, the first black-owned gym in the area. Read more about the…MORE

Drive-In Concerts Successful In Europe

Drive-in movies have long been a thing, but drive-in concerts? That’s what some cities in Europe are doing to allow for social distancing. Concert-goers drive to the venue and stay in their vehicles while the band plays. The music is heard on a dedicated FM frequency on their car stereo. Get more details here.MORE

Influential R&B Artist Bill Withers Dies

‘Lean On Me’ and ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ singer/songwriter Bill Withers has died. He was 81. More information about Withers’ life and career can be found here.MORE

Live Nation, AEG Halting All Large-Scale Tours In US, Abroad

Live Nation and AEG are suspending all large-scales tours across the US and abroad until April due to coronavirus concerns. The news came in the form of a joint statement from Live Nation, AEG, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), William Morris Endeavor (WME), Paradigm, and United Talent Agency (UTA). They said the cancellations are for the…MORE

Here Are The Concerts And Shows Canceled Or Rebooked Due To Coronavirus

In the wake of fears over Covid-19, the strain of Coronavirus that has medical professionals and governments around the world concerned for the safety and well-being of citizens, many artists and promoters have canceled or rescheduled shows and festivals. Find out which artists and festivals are affected by clicking here.MORE

South By Southwest Music Festival 2020 Canceled Amid Coronavirus Fears

The Austin mayor is so terrified of Coronavirus he has canceled SXSW. The decision comes on the heels of sponsors backing out of the festival, several music festivals in other countries being canceled and major artists canceling tours and appearances. The annual music festival is in it’s 34th year and was scheduled for March 13-22.…MORE

ICYMI: Beyonce’s Moving Performance At Kobe And Gianna Bryant’s Memorial Service

Beyonce performed her hit ‘XO’ and ‘Halo’ at yesterday’s ceremony remembering the lives of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna. “I’m here because I love Kobe, and this was one of his favorite songs,” she shared after singing the first line, before beginning again. “So I want to start that over, but I want us…MORE