| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The 2014 BET Awards has kicked off at Nokia Theater and is sure to be a memorable one. In past years, Michael Jackson presented James Brown with a lifetime achievement award, Destiny's Child gave lap dances to Nelly, Magic Johnson and Terrence Howard, and...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:52 AM
I consider myself a rap nerd, wholly able to quote lines and lyrics from acts ranging from AZ to Lil' Zane. When I saw The Rap Test, a new online quiz developed by 21-year-old programmer/developer Danny Friday, I knew that the time had come to showcase my...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Breakdance and beats go hand in hand, but one crew is turning the tradition on its head with a global tour set to classical music.
Seven B-boys from the Berlin-based, four-time world champion breakdancing crew Flying Steps team up with Swedish ballerina...
| 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...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:11 AM
Is there a word that promises fun more than "festival?" We know. "Chocolate" is right up there, but stop being a distraction. Summer music festivals are a Chicago sonic mainstay, in a city that seems to have gone fest crazy of late. It used to be that...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:11 PM
For most of Friday, Quinton Bell said he made sure to stay off his feet and save any movement until the evening. But when his race came at the CIF State Track and Field Championships, the Costa Mesa High senior made sure to move his feet quickly at...
| 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 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Last year, 20,000 fans attended two days of K-Pop concerts, panels and exhibits at the third annual KCON, and second in downtown L.A.. This year's crowds should get even bigger.
The event, produced by the South Korean media giant CJ E&M and the cable...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Imagine Dragons and John Mayer will headline the first L.A. edition of Jay Z’s the Budweiser Made in America festival.
Juanes, Afrojack and Steve Aoki will also anchor the two-day festival, which will take over downtown’s Grand Park and...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
After broadcasting the first-ever live iHeart Radio Music Awards, NBC and Clear Channel have renewed the awards show for 2015.
Over 5.5 million viewers tuned in for the event, roughly doubling the net's prior week's average with series programming....
| May 8, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Faith Evans, Warren G, Alice Smith, Mack Wilds, Tank, Eric Benet, Lacrae, Rico Love and Daley have all been tapped for the BET Experience Fan Fest, the network announced Thursday.
The acts will perform during the free expo offered during the three-day...