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Chance The Rapper Will Debut New Music On Colbert Tonight

Chance The Rapper tends to use his late-night TV appearances to unveil new music, and those performances tend to be awesome. As our friends at…
Chris DeVille | 3:53 pm

Cardi B Becomes First Female Rapper With A Solo #1 Single In 19 Years

Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow" has become the #1 song on the Billboard Hot 100. The chart-topping comes after a few weeks of having to play
James Rettig | 12:10 pm

Hear Lorde Deconstruct “Sober” On Song Exploder

Back when her sophomore album Melodrama was released, Lorde went on a New Zealand podcast to break down every song from it. She's also the…
James Rettig | 11:52 am

B.o.B Launches Fundraiser To Prove The Earth Is Flat

Notorious flat Earth truther B.o.B. has launched a GoFundMe page to help him raise $200,000 in order to ostensibly "purchase and launch multiple satellites into…
James Rettig | 10:10 am

Wild Beasts Break Up

UK art-rock quartet Wild Beasts have broken up. As Pitchfork points out, the band made the announcement on Instagram this morning, writing, "The four of…
Tom Breihan | 9:20 am

Ed Sheeran & Migos Will Be The First Guests On MTV’s TRL Reboot

MTV recently announced plans to bring their once-iconic music video show Total Request Live back. The reboot is set to premiere 10/2, a week from…
Peter Helman | 9:01 am

Foo Fighters Score Second #1 Album With Concrete And Gold

Foo Fighters score their second #1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as their latest studio album, Concrete And Gold, debuts atop the list. The…
Keith Caulfield / Billboard | September 24, 2017 - 7:35 pm

Noel Gallagher’s Album Info Leaked, And Liam’s Not Impressed

We've known for a while that Noel Gallagher has a new High Flying Birds album coming out in November, and now details of the LP…
Peter Helman | September 24, 2017 - 6:37 pm

J. Cole Calls For NFL Boycott

Two days ago, at a rally in Alabama, Donald Trump went on a tirade against NFL players who kneel during the National Anthem. Yesterday, at…
Peter Helman | September 24, 2017 - 3:37 pm

Livestream Texas Strong Harvey Benefit Featuring Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor, & More

There's already been at least one star-studded benefit to aid those in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. And tonight, musicians including Willie Nelson, Paul Simon,…
Peter Helman | September 22, 2017 - 9:21 pm

James Iha Plays Guitar On Two Of Billy Corgan’s New Songs

Last year, the former Smashing Pumpkins guitarist James Iha rejoined his old band onstage in Los Angeles. It was his first time playing with Pumpkins…
Tom Breihan | September 22, 2017 - 12:07 pm

Morrissey Twitter Makes It Official: “Not Moz”

Just in case you happened to think that it was actually Morrissey himself sending out promotional tweets from his newly-crafted Twitter, the account's description has…
James Rettig | September 22, 2017 - 11:36 am

Middle School Teacher Suspended For Using Kodak Black Lyrics On Assignment

I'm sure it's not easy to teach middle school kids in America, but making a homework assignment out of Kodak Black lyrics is probably not…
Tom Breihan | September 22, 2017 - 9:38 am

Sam Smith, JAY-Z, Pink Announced As SNL Season 43 Musical Guests

JAY-Z will be a tough act to follow when he joins SNL's fall premiere on 9/30 as the first musical guest of the season. But…
Tatiana Cirisano / Billboard | September 21, 2017 - 8:03 pm
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