| Oct 21, 2014
| 11:16 AM
If I wasn't already impressed with Chicago hip-hop artist and actor Common, his recent performance at the Black Entertainment Television Awards gave me more reason to like and admire the superstar.
During a nationally televised hip-hop awards show...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Here's another 2014 victory for "The Walking Dead": The AMC drama ranks as TV's most-tweeted series by a wide margin.
According to stats released Monday by Nielsen, the zombie saga this year generated an average of 576,000 tweets per episode (with the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Pharrell Williams, Usher, Drake and Lil Wayne are among the first slate of performers announced for the 2014 BET Awards, airing Sunday, June 29 at 8 p.m.
Jennifer Hudson, Trey Songz and Lionel Richie, who will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:00 AM
A bit of news to distract you (briefly) from Solangegate: Nominations for the 2014 BET Awards were announced early Wednesday, and Beyoncé and Jay Z led the pack with five each.
The embattled power couple's hit duet "Drunk in Love" is up for...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Power couple BeyoncÃ© and Jay Z top the list of BET Awards nominees for 2014 with five nominations each.
The husband-wife team share nominations for their song "Drunk in Love," which has nods for the Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award, Video of the Year and...
| May 15, 2014
| 12:06 PM
He's hosted the Oscars and twice hosted the MTV Video Music Awards. Now Chris Rock is about to bring his talent to the BET Awards.
Rock will host the BET Awards on June 29. The ceremony will be broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Usher is the latest addition to the list of performers slated for the MTV Video Music Awards, the network revealed to Pop & Hiss.
MTV was expected to announce the appearance early Wednesday via its social media platforms, The multi-platinum Grammy...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Days before the Friday launch of the second annual BET Experience, L.A. Live was packed with workers feverishly getting ready for the three-day festival.
Inside Staples Center, crews were preparing the arena for a weekend of shows that will include...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Before tens of thousands of attendees flooded the Los Angeles Convention Center on Saturday afternoon for two days of free concerts and endless celebrity-spotting as part of the 2014 BET Experience at L.A. Live, rehearsals were underway for the awards...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 9:35 PM
One person was killed and four others wounded in a shooting early on Sunday at an unofficial pre-party in Los Angeles ahead of the Black Entertainment Television Awards show, police said.
The gunman fired several rounds at the gathering, which BET...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Leading up to Sunday night's BET Awards, a man was stabbed at a pre-party Saturday night and transferred to a local hospital, a LAPD spokesperson confirmed.
The victim, a man in his 30s, was stabbed at LA's Lure Nightclub at 1439 Ivar Ave at 8:50, police...