| Feb 18, 2015
| 10:18 AM
It was supposed to feel different this time for Wale.
The most successful rapper ever to call Washington home scored his first No. 1 album with 2013's “The Gifted,” his thoughtful third record bolstered by the radio hit “Bad.”...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 2:41 PM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale.
New Kids on the Block’s second show and Peter Frampton with Cheap Trick, both at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, The Used and Chevelle at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg , the...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 8:42 AM
Jerry Seinfeld returns to South Florida this month with Hard Rock Live shows following close behind performances by two of his most famous coffee-shop companions, George Costanza and Wale.
Still no firm release date for the new Wale album, called...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 9:17 AM
As Sunday’s 2015 Grammy Awards ceremony draws ever nearer, there’s no shortage of methods for handicapping who might take home those awards. Now two popular platforms that help fans find their way to music they want to hear — Spotify and...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:00 AM
There's a line in New York rapper ASAP Ferg's syrupy new track "Talk It," a musical response to the death of Michael Brown and the subsequent riots in Ferguson, Mo., that underscored the calcified nature of relations between black communities and the...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 8:47 PM
"$50K for a verse, no album out!" Nicki Minaj spits in the middle of her Earth-shattering guest spot on Kanye West's "Monster." Think about that for a second: When the track, which also features Jay Z, Rick Ross and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, first hit the...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Last time around, the race for Grammy rap album proved to be so hotly contested its eventual winner, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, wound up apologizing to leading favorite Kendrick Lamar.
And for the second year in a row, the rap album category has sparked...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:16 AM
UPDATE: Timbaland gave the go-ahead to release the full version of the Tink-assisted original version of the new Rick Ross and Jay Z song "Movin' Bass" and the good folks at Fake Shore Drive ripped it for your listening pleasure. Listen below.
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:07 AM
One of music’s hottest up-and-coming rappers is headed for a regional venue.
French Montana, whose 2013 debut “Excuse My French” topped the rap and R&B charts and hit No. 4 on Billboard’s overall albums chart with the platinum...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:56 AM
Update: Keef posted a text conversation with Chicago rapper Lucki Eck$ to Twitter that if accurate, reveals he's officially no longer on Interscope and hasn't been for a week now:
¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿Bro ass is LuckilySlow pic.twitter.com/7g8C1NwLrn —...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:48 AM
Rapper Rick Ross was arrested Friday night in North Carolina following a concert, according to the News-Record.
Authorities in Greensboro arrested "The Boss" after they say he failed to show up to a court date stemming from a marijuana possession charge...