Weekend Rock Question: What Is Beyonce's Best Song?

February 12, 2016

Beyoncé just made the world stop once again by dropping her surprise single "Formation" just one day ahead of her Super Bowl 50 appearance. Rumors are circulating that an album is set to follow the politically charged anthem and hat tip to...


Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Welcomes Beyonce to Movement

February 11, 2016

Beyoncé once again broke the Internet when she released "Formation" Saturday. People on my Facebook timeline have talked about almost nothing else for the last few days. Is this Queen Bey's #BlackLivesMatter anthem? Maybe. What I do know is...


Anti-Beyonce Protesters Planning Rally Outside NFL Offices

February 10, 2016

Hey, do you remember who won the Super Bowl? Neither do we, because in the days following the Big Game, we've spent no shortage of time fretting over important things like Cam Newton's press conference and (of course) Beyoncé's halftime performance. Ever...


'Daily Show' Defends Beyonce's Super Bowl Performance

February 9, 2016

While millions were blown away by Beyoncé's scene-stealing performance of "Formation" at Super Bowl 50, not everyone was pleased by the show. Some pundits criticized the singer for using halftime "as a platform to attack police officers," as former...


Beyonce Announces 'Formation' World Tour

February 7, 2016

One day after surprise-releasing a new song and video, Beyoncé followed her Super Bowl 50 halftime show performance with news of the Formation World Tour. The tour is the singer's first solo trek since her ambitious Mrs. Carter Show...


Watch Beyonce's Surprise New Video 'Formation'

February 6, 2016

The day before Beyoncé takes the stage during the Coldplay-headlined Super Bowl 50 halftime show, the singer dropped her surprise new single "Formation," her first new song since her Beyoncé: Platinum Edition was released in November...


Watch Channing Tatum Imitate Beyonce on 'Lip Sync Battle'

January 8, 2016

Lip Sync Battle's Season Two premiere was a Tatum showdown, with Channing squaring off against wife Jenna Dewan Tatum on Thursday. The show-stopper was Channing's take on Beyoncé's "Run the World (Girls)," which featured the Hateful...


Slay Anything: Is Beyonce Beyond Criticism?

February 9, 2016

Beyoncé's recent music video, "Formation," offered a stunning kaleidoscope of New Orleans post-Hurricane Katrina imagery: Beyoncé lying atop a New Orleans police car as it sinks into an abandoned street flooded with water, she and her dance...


Beyonce's Black Southern 'Formation'

February 8, 2016

Announced by a small all-women drum line contingent, 30 black women, led by Beyoncé, appeared in formation at the halftime of the 50th Superbowl. Their style marked a different 50th anniversary, with the afros, black berets and leather commonly...


Watch Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars' Epic Super Bowl Show

February 7, 2016

Being a Super Bowl halftime performer is tough work as is – to say nothing of the pressures that come with taking the stage during the Big Game's 50th anniversary. So you can't blame Coldplay for calling in some high-profile reinforcements...


Watch Coldplay, Beyonce's Colorful 'Hymn for the Weekend'

January 29, 2016

Coldplay and Beyoncé headed to India and celebrated Holi, the festival of colors and love, in the gorgeous video for "Hymn for the Weekend," their collaborative cut from the band's A Head Full of Dreams. The video arrives just over a...



Sia on Reclaiming Adele, Rihanna's Unwanted Hits

December 3, 2015

Sia Furler's forthcoming album, This Is Acting (due January 29th), has a novel concept: It's full of songs rejected by A-list artists. Furler has been successfully writing for music's biggest names, from Adele to Beyoncé, since she crossed...


Hear Coldplay, Beyonce's Clubby 'Hymn for the Weekend'

November 30, 2015

UPDATE: Coldplay's new album A Head Full of Dreams will be available on Spotify on Friday, December 11th, according to Billboard. Coldplay and Beyoncé's collaborative, clubby "Hymn for the Weekend" finds the "Drunk in Love" singer weaving...


Beyonce, Jay Z, Prince to Headline Stacked TIDAL X Concert

September 30, 2015

UPDATE: Nick Jonas, Rick Ross, Meek Mill and French Montana have been added to Tidal's sold-out, all-star Brooklyn concert. Beyoncé, Jay Z, Prince, Usher and Nicki Minaj lead the first wave of an already...


Watch Eddie Vedder, Beyonce Duet on Bob Marley Classic

September 27, 2015

The Global Citizen Festival in New York on Saturday was brimming with surprise duets – Coldplay and Ariana Grande, Beyoncé and Ed Sheeran, Sting and Common, Sheeran and festival curator Chris Martin – but perhaps...

Album Review


December 2, 2015

Miami-born Jordy Asher (a.k.a. Boots) broke out as a producer when his moody beats became a highlight of Beyonce's 2013 self-titled album. Yet his debut, Aquaria, is hardly the coming out party you'd expect from a guy who could've easily gone...


Beyonce Sings Prince-Inspired Tribute to Nicki Minaj

October 26, 2015

Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj shared the Barclays Center stage October 20th to perform "Feeling Myself" at the Tidal X: 1020 event, and now the singer has dropped a pair of behind-the-scenes clips of her and the rapper from the Brooklyn...


Drake Drops Polished Version of Beyonce-Assisted 'Can I'

October 4, 2015

Back in May, "Can I," a collaboration between Drake and Beyoncé, prematurely arrived without warning. Neither artist commented on the leaked, unfinished track, and five months passed without the sultry jam being officially released. However,...

Live Review

Beyoncé, Pearl Jam, FLOTUS Thrill at Global Citizen Festival

September 28, 2015

Saturday's Global Citizen Festival, held for more than 60,000 people on a sunny day in Central Park, gathered a mind-boggling roster of musicians, activists, world leaders, actors, CEOs, innovators and celebrity babies (Suri Cruise!) to...