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  • Frank Ocean drops hint that wait for new album ends in July

    Frank Ocean drops hint that wait for new album ends in July
    The wait for new Frank Ocean music is ending sooner than you think. On Monday the R&B crooner dropped a major hint that he’s got something up his sleeve for summer. Ocean took to Tumblr to post a picture of himself looking down at a stack of...
  • Judge ends Chris Brown's court saga over Rihanna attack

    Judge ends Chris Brown's court saga over Rihanna attack
    Chris Brown has finally put his 2009 attack on Rihanna behind him, at least legally. Superior Court Judge James R. Brandlin ended Brown's felony probation on Friday, more than six years after the R&B singer brutally attacked his then-girlfriend hours...
  • Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp a Butterfly' gets a surprise early release

     Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp a Butterfly' gets a surprise early release
    Kendrick Lamar's new album, "To Pimp a Butterfly," arrived Sunday night, a week before its scheduled release date on March 23. Although the release initially appeared to be an accidental leak, major-label distributor Interscope confirmed to The Times...
  • The Airborne Toxic Event renovates, recharges on 'Dope Machines'

    The Airborne Toxic Event renovates, recharges on 'Dope Machines'
    Less than a decade ago, there was a tried-and-true way for an L.A. indie band to start its career: Play club shows, earn buzz, score a Monday night residency at Spaceland or the Echo, land a record deal and work for a national audience. The Airborne...
  • Trey Songz discusses R&B, Nicki Minaj and his Baltimore roots

    Trey Songz discusses R&B, Nicki Minaj and his Baltimore roots
    As Trey Songz released his fifth album, “Chapter V,” in August 2012, the R&B singer could feel the genre's boundaries shifting beneath his feet. Established stars found fruitful collaborations through electronic dance music, while rising new...
  • Grammys 2015: Jhené Aiko keeps her music in motion

    Grammys 2015: Jhené Aiko keeps her music in motion
    Jhene Aiko, her agent and her manager are huddled together on a recent afternoon going over upcoming gigs for the buzzing alternative-R&B star. The Los Angeles native is in the middle of a victory lap for a breakout year that included her first hit...
  • 'Empire' sends a powerful LGBT message

    Fox's dark new television series "Empire" has what's expected of a soap opera set in the world of hip-hop. Power, sex, drugs and violence are among the key plot points, and there's even original music (supervised by platinum hit maker Timbaland) for extra...
  • Nick Jonas drops brother act for grown-up moves with album, TV show

    Nick Jonas drops brother act for grown-up moves with album, TV show
    It was close to midnight, and Nick Jonas was between cocktails. The 22-year-old's team had transformed a tiny, chic West Hollywood art gallery into a rehearsal space. He had just run through his fifth set of the day and appeared to be growing more...
  • Camp Flog Gnaw churns to Pharrell, Odd Future

     Camp Flog Gnaw churns to Pharrell, Odd Future
    Between songs during Pharrell Williams' jubilant, rhythm-happy set to cap the third annual Camp Flog Gnaw in downtown Los Angeles, the mega-producer and pop star paused to honor Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All. The young L.A. hip-hop collective...
  • Chance The Rapper: 5 things we learned about his new music

    Chance The Rapper: 5 things we learned about his new music
    There will be a new Chance the Rapper full-length in 2014. In a lengthy interview with Billboard Magazine yesterday, the Chicago native revealed a lot of new information with the biggest announcement being that his next project will be out before the...
  • Becky G: Another female caught in pop's cookie-cutter vortex

      Becky G: Another female caught in pop's cookie-cutter vortex
    Is there a campaign to make all Top 40 hits by female artists sound like an endless stroll through Forever 21? Consider the latest from Becky G, the Mexican American rapper from Inglewood whose mix of Disney-like cuteness, street smarts and lyrics...