Lily Rose-Depp and The Weeknd to Star in New HBO Max Series About Hollywood’s Dark Side in ‘The Idol’

Since launching in the spring of last year, HBO’s new on-demand video streaming service HBO Max has quickly emerged as one of the leading providers of new and original content. Backed by arguably one of the most successful movie networks…

Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ Tops Billboard 200 With Year-Best In Album Sales

Kanye West‘s newest album, DONDA, has shot up at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, scoring 309,000 album units. DONDA just so happened to beat Olivia Rodrigo‘s Sour to the punch as well. Furthermore, he’s officially in an exclusive music category of artists who have 10 No. 1…

Doja Cat’s ‘Planet Her’ Drops Later This Month

Are you ready for some more Doja Cat? The rapper/singer revealed the title and release date for her third studio album. Captioning a picture of the album cover art and listing the tracklist, Doja announced the title as, Planet Her.…

The Weeknd Donates $1M To Hunger Relief Efforts In Ethiopia

The Weeknd has lent a hand to the greater good on numerous occasions. Down the timeline, he’s helped charities that helo with COVID-19 relief and racial justice causes like Black Lives Matter and Colin Kaepernick’s Know Your Rights camp. More recently, the After Hours star has…

People Are Raving About The Weeknd’s Super Bowl LV Halftime Show

The Weeknd’s performance was the shock factor that the Super Bowl LV needed. The half time segment, officially known as the Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show, took place on February 7, 2021, at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.  While donning…

NFL Announces Live Visual Album Featuring Performances From The Weeknd, H.E.R., Jazmine Sullivan & Eric Church At Super Bowl LV

If you thought that combining football and music was merely impossible, we’ve got great news!  Before the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers duke it out on the football field this Sunday for the World Champions title, the NFL…

“Watermelon Sugar” Jumps to #1 on Billboard Charts and New Trending Songs

The Billboard Hot 100 Charts, especially for top singles, are constantly changing. One new hit may just be released and immediately go viral and reach the top of the charts within just a few months of the release. Another song…

THE WEEKND TAPS JAPAN’S FIRST BLACK-OWNED ANIME STUDIO FOR ‘SNOWCHILD’ VIDEO

Singer/Songwriter, and now cinematic star, The Weeknd has returned with a new visual for his single “Snowchild.” Last year, The Weeknd made his acting debut — as himself, nonetheless — in the Adam Sandler-led film Uncut Gems. Also, his Warren…

Republic Records Bans Use of the Term ‘Urban’ Within Label

Republic Records is banning the term “urban” from its company language, doing away with the term for hip-hop and R&B, which many consider an antiquated generalization that marginalizes and confines music by black artists. The label, which is home to…

The Weeknd Will Make A Special Appearance On ‘American Dad!’

Following the release of his top-charting album, After Hours, The Weeknd garnered an acting spot on American Dad! The musician is set to play himself, except in animation form. The word is that American Dad! hit its 16th season mark earlier this month, and on May 4, 2020,…