George Floyd

Bob Dylan Talks COVID-19, George Floyd, His Favorite Eagles Songs In Rare Interview

We're one week out from the release of Rough And Rowdy Ways, Bob Dylan's first album of original material in eight years. We can confirm…
Chris DeVille | June 12, 2020 - 10:47 am

Bruce Springsteen Dedicates Radio Show To George Floyd Protests

Bruce Springsteen took over his E Street Radio SiriusXM station on Wednesday for the latest edition of his From His Home To Yours DJ broadcast…
James Rettig | June 3, 2020 - 4:10 pm

KTLA Reporter Apologizes To Cardi B For Saying She Promoted Violence At Protests

On Monday, Los Angeles news station KTLA aired a segment about celebrities' responses to the protests over George Floyd's murder. The channel included a clip…
Peter Helman | June 3, 2020 - 3:30 pm

NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Invokes John Lennon’s “Imagine” To Dismiss The Idea Of Defunding Police

Amidst countless reports of New York police brutalizing and escalating confrontations with protesters over the past week, including the incident where police rammed vans into
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2020 - 12:15 pm

Jay-Z Takes Out Full-Page Ads Dedicated To George Floyd

Jay-Z and Team Roc, the social justice arm of Jay-Z's Roc Nation management company, took out full-page advertisements in The New York Times, The Chicago
James Rettig | June 3, 2020 - 10:41 am

Nothing Release Session With Previously Unreleased “Sex And Candy” Cover To Benefit Community Bail Funds

The hard-as-hell Philadelphia shoegazers Nothing have just released a session that they recorded back in December for the LA radio show Part Time Punks. They've…
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2020 - 9:44 am

Krist Novoselic Commended Trump’s “Law And Order” Speech

Well, this is rough. In a speech on Monday, Donald Trump called himself "your president of law and order and an ally of all peaceful…
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2020 - 9:32 am

YG – “FTP”

Today is what the music industry called "Blackout Tuesday," a voluntary day of silence from labels and creators in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter…
Tom Breihan | June 2, 2020 - 2:39 pm

Tyler, The Creator Is Fine With GOLF Store Damage From George Floyd Protests: “This Is Bigger Than Getting Some Glass Fixed”

At this point, many artists have voiced their solidarity with those who are protesting across the country following the murder of George Floyd. Over the…
Ryan Leas | June 1, 2020 - 8:32 pm

Terrace Martin – “PIG FEET” (Feat. Denzel Curry, Daylyt, Kamasi Washington, & G Perico)

Terrace Martin has teamed up with Denzel Curry, Daylyt, Kamasi Washington, and G Perico for a new track called "PIG FEET" that was recorded in…
James Rettig | June 1, 2020 - 2:15 pm

LL Cool J Shares Rap About Police Brutality

Last night, LL Cool J shared an impassioned video to his social media accounts of him rapping about George Floyd's murder and the protests that…
James Rettig | June 1, 2020 - 11:37 am

Watch Gunna’s LA Concert Benefitting George Floyd’s Family

The Atlanta rapper Gunna is a bit of an unlikely activist. Lyrically, Gunna rarely gets political. A week and a half ago, Gunna released Wunna,…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2020 - 10:36 am

Lorde Addresses George Floyd Protests, “Performative Activism” In Rare Statement

A couple weeks ago, Lorde sent out a rare email dispatch to her fans talking about the progress of her new album and her mindset…
James Rettig | June 1, 2020 - 10:12 am

Kehlani, Tinashe Call Out Lana Del Rey For Posting Video Of People Looting

Lana Del Rey hasn't exactly been endearing herself to her pop-star peers lately. Yesterday, Del Rey was out at one of the protests against police…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2020 - 9:56 am

The National’s Aaron Dessner Denies Conspiracy-Theorist Claim That He’s Been Paying Protesters To Riot

It's been an absolutely insane weekend. Across the country and even the world, hordes of people have been out in the streets, protesting the murder…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2020 - 9:33 am