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  • Riot on the Set: How Public Enemy Crafted the Anthem 'Fight the Power'

    Riot on the Set: How Public Enemy Crafted the Anthem 'Fight the Power' | ARTICLE

    "We needed an anthem," Spike Lee said. "When I wrote the script for Do the Right Thing, every time when the Radio Raheem character showed up, he had music blasting. I wanted Public Enemy." The...

    June 30, 2014 9:30 AM ET
  • Nicki Minaj Calls Out Iggy Azalea at BET Awards

    Nicki Minaj Calls Out Iggy Azalea at BET Awards | ARTICLE

    Nicki Minaj made some barbed comments during her acceptance speech for her fifth consecutive win as Best Female Hip-Hop Artist at the BET Awards Sunday night that appeared to be directed toward Iggy Azalea. After quasi-plugging her upcoming...

    June 30, 2014 9:20 AM ET
  • Skrillex, Pretty Lights and Knife Party to Headline Holy Ship! Cruises

    Skrillex, Pretty Lights and Knife Party to Headline Holy Ship! Cruises | ARTICLE

    Some of the biggest names in EDM will shake up international waters in 2015 on two Holy Ship! festival voyages featuring unique lineups. The first trip, which will travel round trip between Miami and Half Moon...

    June 27, 2014 5:15 PM ET
  • YouTube Launches Music Show on Sirius XM

    YouTube Launches Music Show on Sirius XM | ARTICLE

    YouTube has begun curating a radio show, "The YouTube 15," to air on Sirius XM Hits 1 as a weekly showcase for songs that are making a splash on the video site. Each week, it will...

    June 26, 2014 3:45 PM ET
  • Grimes Returns for 'Go,' Her First New Song in Nearly Two Years

    Grimes Returns for 'Go,' Her First New Song in Nearly Two Years | ARTICLE

    Grimes premiered "Go," a song she wrote with collaborator Blood Diamonds for Rihanna that the pop star ultimately rejected, at Governors Ball earlier this month. Now that tune, which features a backdrop of screams,...

    June 26, 2014 2:35 PM ET
  • Justin Bieber Sued for Allegedly Hitting Man With Ferrari

    Justin Bieber Sued for Allegedly Hitting Man With Ferrari | ARTICLE

    No stranger to summonses, Justin Bieber is now at the center of a personal injury lawsuit claiming that he struck pedestrian Walter Damon Lee with his Ferrari as he departed West Hollywood's Laugh Factory in...

    June 26, 2014 9:20 AM ET
  • Michael Stipe Talks HIV Test Delay

    Michael Stipe Talks HIV Test Delay | VIDEO

    R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe first described himself as queer in 2001, but prior to that, he felt he had to live a life of secrecy. During his appearance at Logo TV's Trailblazers event, which...

    June 26, 2014 9:00 AM ET
  • Michael Jackson's Dad: 'My Son Visits Me in My Sleep'

    Michael Jackson's Dad: 'My Son Visits Me in My Sleep' | ARTICLE

    On the fifth anniversary of Michael Jackson's death, his father Joe has offered a remembrance of his son on his website. "Michael, not a day goes by when I don't...

    June 25, 2014 6:05 PM ET
  • David Duchovny on 'The X-Files': 'It's Not Done Until One of Us Dies'

    David Duchovny on 'The X-Files': 'It's Not Done Until One of Us Dies' | ARTICLE

    With the series finale of Californication airing this weekend, David Duchovny says he feels like he has comfortably closed the book on his character Hank Moody. That's not the case, though, for another one of his...

    June 25, 2014 2:10 PM ET
  • Bruce Springsteen Talks Luis Suarez

    Bruce Springsteen Talks Luis Suarez | VIDEO

    Bruce Springsteen, who has been following the World Cup "a little bit," had some strong words in a recent interview for Uruguayan soccer player Luis Suarez, who bit Italian footballer Giorgio Chiellini...

    June 25, 2014 12:35 PM ET
  • 'Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family' to Take on the World This Summer

    'Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family' to Take on the World This Summer | ARTICLE

    The second season of Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family, a comedic reality series that shows how the rapper lives life with his friends in Los Angeles, will return to MTV2 with two back-to-back episodes...

    June 25, 2014 11:00 AM ET
  • 'Star Wars' Creator George Lucas Selects Chicago for Museum

    'Star Wars' Creator George Lucas Selects Chicago for Museum | ARTICLE

    George Lucas has selected the Windy City as the site for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, which will contain the Star Wars creator's art and movie memorabilia. "I am humbled to be joining such...

    June 25, 2014 10:20 AM ET
  • Insane Clown Posse Lawsuit Dismissed by Federal Judge

    Insane Clown Posse Lawsuit Dismissed by Federal Judge | ARTICLE

    UPDATE: A Detroit federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that hoped to erase an FBI report describing the band's fans as a gang, according to the Associated Press. The group will appeal the decision, according...

    June 24, 2014 3:30 PM ET
  • Amnesty International Apologizes to Iggy Pop for 'Ironic' Torture Ad

    Amnesty International Apologizes to Iggy Pop for 'Ironic' Torture Ad | ARTICLE

    On Tuesday, Amnesty International admitted that a Belgian anti-torture ad campaign featuring an image of Iggy Pop used the singer's image without permission and apologized for the error. The original image featured the singer's face bloodied...

    June 24, 2014 2:50 PM ET
  • Jerry Lee Lewis Readies Star-Studded New Album 'Rock & Roll Time'

    Jerry Lee Lewis Readies Star-Studded New Album 'Rock & Roll Time' | ARTICLE

    Rock & roll legend Jerry Lee Lewis is set to have a big year, as the 78-year-old Killer will release Rock & Roll Time, his third album in...

    June 24, 2014 11:55 AM ET
  • Ringo Starr Gives Update on Paul McCartney

    Ringo Starr Gives Update on Paul McCartney | VIDEO

    UPDATE: McCartney himself confirmed Ringo's optimistic diagnosis in a brief video. "Feeling great. Rockin' and rollin," said McCartney before playing air guitar. Beatles drummer

    June 24, 2014 9:50 AM ET
  • Lana Del Rey Explains 'I Wish I Was Dead' Quote to Frances Bean Cobain

    Lana Del Rey Explains 'I Wish I Was Dead' Quote to Frances Bean Cobain | ARTICLE

    Lana Del Rey has responded to a series of tweets that Kurt Cobain's daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, wrote following Del Rey's recent "I wish I was dead already" statement. Cobain had admonished Del...

    June 24, 2014 9:10 AM ET
  • Once More ‘Round The Sun

    Once More ‘Round The Sun | ALBUM REVIEW

    "This time, things will work out just fine," drummer Brann Dailor sings in a rare moment of sunshine during the charging second track on Mastodon's sixth headbanging LP. The mercurial metalheads have improved on the...

    June 24, 2014 12:15 AM ET
  • Read Tupac Shakur's Heartfelt Letter to Public Enemy's Chuck D

    Read Tupac Shakur's Heartfelt Letter to Public Enemy's Chuck D | ARTICLE

    Chuck D has shared a letter that Tupac Shakur wrote to him detailing the respect he had for the Public Enemy emcee. In his tweet, Chuck wrote, "Letter from Pac,...

    June 23, 2014 4:15 PM ET
  • Prince Details Funky New Solo Album, Including Apollonia-Inspired Song

    Prince Details Funky New Solo Album, Including Apollonia-Inspired Song | ARTICLE

    Prince recently revealed that he has another complete full-length album – separate from Plectrum Electrum, which he recorded with 3rd Eye Girl – that he hopes to release sometime in the near future. The as-yet-untitled...

    June 23, 2014 11:00 AM ET
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