Swizz Beatz & Timbaland Settle “Verzuz” Lawsuit Against Triller

The famous producers gave fans an update on their $28 million lawsuit against the video-sharing app. Timbaland and Swizz Beatz rallied a slew of hip hop heavy weights over the summer to protest Triller. Everyone from Diddy to Styles P used their platform to denounce the social-sharing app for not paying the remaining $28 million … Read more

Celebrities coming back to White House after Trump drought

WASHINGTON (AP) — Celebrities are back at the White House following a pop-culture backlash during the Trump years, when just about anyone considered high-wattage refused to show up. Rocker Elton John is bringing his farewell tour to the South Lawn on Friday, the White House announced Tuesday, one week after singer James Taylor and hosts … Read more

Elton John will perform at White House on Friday

CNN — Singer Elton John will perform at the White House Friday night, according to a release from the White House. There is a large tent being erected on the South Lawn for the event, the construction of which began Monday, a White House official told CNN. Approximately 2,000 guests have been invited to attend … Read more

Tory Lanez Dropped From Tour After August Alsina Altercation

Comedian Rip Michaels confirmed August’s claims and dropped Tory from the tour. Tory Lanez will no longer be apart of the “Fall Back In Love Comedy & Music Jam” after his alleged altercation with August Alsina. Over the weekend, the “I Luv This Sh*t” singer took to social media to reveal that the Toronto born … Read more

Reading books is like ‘eating Brussels sprouts’

A book a day keeps Ye away. Eccentric rapper and Pete Davidson’s former love rival Kanye West confessed that he’s never actually read a book, going on to compare literature to icky green vegetables. Yeezy’s remarks came Friday on an episode of the “Alo Mind Full” podcast just a day after Rolling Stone reported that … Read more

Lady Gaga cries after Miami show abruptly rained out

Rain on Lady Gaga? Nope. The pop superstar and actress broke down in tears after she cut short her Miami performance Saturday, describing “dangerous” rain and lightning conditions. In a wet apology for the cancellation on Instagram, the “Rain On Me” singer and New Jersey native, 36, acknowledged her fans may have hoped she would … Read more

Chaka Zulu: Manager of rapper Ludacris is charged with murder in June restaurant shooting

CNN — Music executive Chaka Zulu – the longtime manager of rapper Ludacris and co-founder of his record label – was charged with murder this week for a June shooting at an Atlanta restaurant that left one person dead, authorities said. Zulu, whose legal name is Ahmed Obafemi, was one of three men shot, according … Read more

Ludacris’ longtime manager Chaka Zulu arrested on murder charges

Longtime manager of rapper Ludacris, Chaka Zulu, was arrested on multiple charges, including murder, according to police reports. Zulu, 52, whose real name is Ahmed Obafemi, was one of three shots on June 26 in a shopping center parking lot outside his Buckhead restaurant. The shooting left 23-year-old Artez Benton dead and another hospitalized. Police … Read more

‘The Phantom of the Opera’ to close on Broadway next year

NEW YORK (AP) — “The Phantom of the Opera” — Broadway’s longest-running show — is scheduled to close in February 2023, the biggest victim yet of the post-pandemic softening in theater attendance in New York. The musical — a fixture on Broadway since 1988, weathering recessions, war and cultural shifts — will play its final … Read more

Kanye West Ye Yeezy terminates deal with Gap over alleged contract violations

Kanye West and daughter North West attend the “Yeezy Season 8” show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2020/2021 on March 02, 2020 in Paris, France. Arnold Jerocki | Getty Images Kanye West, who goes by Ye, is terminating the contract between his company Yeezy and Gap Inc., according to a letter … Read more