When Nicki Minaj accepted her fifth straight Best Female Hip-Hop Artist award at the BET Awards on Sunday night, she tossed out a few subliminal shots ("When Nicki Minaj spit it, Nicki Minaj wrote…   Read Story »
Chvrches and Linkin Park have exchanged shots in what Australia's Faster Louder has dubbed "the great indie-pop vs nu-metal battle of 2014." As Chvrches singer Lauren Mayberry admits, "It’s not the…   Read Story »
Back in April, original Misfits frontman Glenn Danzig filed a lawsuit against bassist Jerry Only, alleging that Only registered Misfits-related trademarks and made numerous licensing deals behind…   Read Story »
The Detroit rapper Trick Trick might not be a household name outside his hometown, but he's infamous for busting heads at least as much as he is for rapping, and he's rumored to have robbed more than…   Read Story »
One thing about the members of Morrissey's backing band: They are loyal. Recently, Morrissey cancelled an entire tour, blaming opening act Kristeen Young for spreading illness to the entire touring…   Read Story »
Australian pop songwriting pro Sia is experiencing the biggest success of her own singing career with "Chandelier," and she's using that success... to rain down wrath on a dry cleaner she says ruined…   Read Story »
It wasn't especially surprising when Morrissey canceled all of his remaining North American tour dates last week; it's the sort of thing Morrissey does. But it was a bit surprising when he blamed…   Read Story »
Last week, Harlem's A$AP Mob debuted a new track called "Hella Hoes," and all four of the rappers who appeared on that song (Rocky, Ferg, Nast, Twelvyy), had the A$AP prefix in their names.…   Read Story »
Some folks on social media are #NotHappy that Pharrell wears a Native American headdress on the new cover of Elle UK. You'll remember that last month, the appropriation of a Native American…   Read Story »
Two years ago Don Henley threatened to sue Frank Ocean for performing "American Wedding," the altered version of "Hotel California" that Ocean included on his star-making Nostalgia, Ultra mixtape.…   Read Story »