Chance the Rapper’s Music Festival is Presented by Bud Light, What’s “Indie” Mean Again? – DJBooth Article

Yesterday, Chance the Rapper announced that he would be throwing his first ever Magnificent Coloring Day festival, including an eye-popping lineup of names ranging from established legends like Lil Wayne and Alicia Keys all the way to fellow new generation noise makers like Young Thug and Lil Uzi Vert. It's …

Wale "My PYT" Video [New Video]

Wale shares the Colin Tilley-directed video to “My PYT.” Shortly after becoming a father, welcoming a daughter with his longtime girlfriend, Wale is back with a music video to “My PYT,” the single he dropped in May that will appear on his upcoming album, Shine. The groovy, MJ-inspired dancefloor burner features …

Yahoo Sells To Verizon For $4.83 Billion

Verizon has officially acquired Yahoo for a cool $4.83 billion but the company’s CEO, Marissa Mayer, has announced that she plans to stay on as head of the company through the transition phase.  Mayer joined Yahoo four years ago and promised to rejuvenate the company but despite Yahoo’s one billion monthly active users …

Drake’s “One Dance” Continues To Smash The U.K. Charts

Rapper Drake has extended his U.K. chart reign to 15 consecutive weeks with his hit song “One Dance.” The Canadian HipHop star has been dominating the singles countdown and he is now just two weeks away from breaking Bryan Adams’ record as the longest-running number one, after scoring 16 uninterrupted weeks at …

PartyNextDoor's "Not Nice" Samples an Unreleased Vybz Kartel Song

PartyNextDoor announced a new album last night with the release of “Not Nice,” the second single from the album following the release of the Drake-featuring “Come and See Me.” With his writing credit on Rihanna’s massive “Work” now seeming more obvious than ever with the release of “Not Nice,” it …

FKA twigs to Host World Premiere of Her Film 'Soundtrack 7'

As FKA twigs continues to explore creative outlets other than music, the artist has announced that she will be hosting the world premiere of her film, Soundtrack 7, according to Brooklyn Vegan. The screening will also include a self-directed short film that features songs from last year’s M3LL155X EP. Soundtrack …

Charts Don't Lie: July 20

It’s a pretty good week for rap artists on the Billboard charts. Drake was able to reclaim the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 from previous owners Blink-182, and ScHoolboy Q managed to fend off the pop-punk band as well, nabbing a very respectable #2 debut with his new album Blank Face LP. Rihanna and Beyonce’s …

Idris Elba Performs Desiigner’s “Panda” On ‘The Tonight Show’ (VIDEO)

 Idris Elba was a guest on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon this week. Fallon asked the Luther star to play “Box of Microphones.” Elba first picked from the “song pile” and ended up selecting Desiigner’s #1 hit “Panda.” With The Roots backing him, the Emmy-nominated actor ran through the song with a microphone …

Third Eyed Blind Trolled Republicans, and Now They're Trending on Twitter

Last night, Third Eye Blind performed during a charity concert held at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland. The private, invite-only event was hosted by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). However, because of timing and location, the crowd was filled with quite a …

GoldLink "Spectrum" Video [New Video]

GoldLink shares the video to The impeccably groovy DMV rapper known as GoldLink continues to drop new videos off his debut album, And After That, We Didn’t Talk, released in November. Following the recent two-in-one visual to “Palm Trees” and “Late Night,” today’s video comes to the album’s single “Spectrum.” The …

FKA Twigs Will Host Free Dance Workshop Tonight in Baltimore

Image via Facebook / Elle Whenever FKA Twigs graces a stage for a live performance, or releases a new video, she never fails to completely captivate audiences with her fluid dance moves. Now it appears she’s giving fans a chance to not just admire her moves, but learn them. Twigs recently announced via …