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,…

The Weeknd’s ‘After Hours’ Remains Atop Billboard 200 For Third Straight Week

The Weeknd‘s After Hours continues to dominate the Billboard 200 chart for a third week in a row. To date, After Hours has amassed 90,000 equivalent album units. Out of this total, 23,000 came from album sales, while 64,000 came from SEA units, which grew…

The Weeknd Releases Full Version Of Newest Single

The Weeknd, born Abel Tesfaye, recently partnered with the automobile giant, Mercedes-Benz, selected to serve as creative director for a new global campaign that is tied to his latest track, “Blinding Lights.” The artist previously unveiled a minute-long teaser and a…