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  • Aretha Franklin Dead at 76

    Aretha Franklin Dead at 76

    International artistic treasure, the “Queen of Soul,” Aretha Franklin, has died at her home in Detroit after a battle with pancreatic cancer on Thursday morning, Pitchfork reports. Confirmation of her death came through her family and publicist on Thursday morning, who provided fans around the world...
  • Joe Jackson, father of Michael Jackson, has died

    Joe Jackson, father of Michael Jackson, has died

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the man who helped launch the careers of Michael and Janet Jackson, has died according to TMZ. He was 89 years old.  It was revealed earlier this week that Jackson was hospitalized in the "final stages of terminal cancer." TMZ previously reported...
  • UPDATE: Jeff Hatrix, vocalist and co-founder of Mushroomhead, leaves band

    UPDATE: Jeff Hatrix, vocalist and co-founder of Mushroomhead, leaves band

    UPDATE: Just a day after Jeff Hatrix announced his departure from Mushroomhead, guitarist Tommy Church has revealed he's also leaving the band. He released a statement last night (Mar. 8) saying "It is with a heavy heart tonight I announce that I have left Mushroomhead. I will miss all the crazy...
  • Billy Corgan reveals titles of new Smashing Pumpkins songs

    Billy Corgan reveals titles of new Smashing Pumpkins songs

    Three-fourths of the original Smashing Pumpkins are reuniting this year for their upcoming Shiny and Oh So Bright tour. The summer trek will see them playing songs from albums like Gish, Siamese Dream and Melon Collie and the Infinite Sadness, but frontman Billy Corgan has been teasing new music for...
  • The Spice Girls are back with a new reunion

    The Spice Girls are back with a new reunion

    The Spice Girls are back!  The girls released a new press statement where they talk about their new reunion plans. And yes, Victoria Beckham aka Posh Spice is signing on too: “We are always overwhelmed at how much interest there is across the whole world for The Spice Girls. The time now feels right...
  • Slayer is calling it quits; band announce farewell tour

    Slayer is calling it quits; band announce farewell tour

    Legendary metal band Slayer shocked everyone this morning (Jan. 22) by revealing plans to "make its exit" with one last world tour. The band posted an announcement being of their upcoming tour, which is being marked as their final. The trailer features a collage of press clippings, early gig posters...
  • Foals bassist Walter Gervers leaves the band

    Foals bassist Walter Gervers leaves the band

    UK rock outfit Foals will look a bit different in 2018. The band revealed today (Jan. 5) that bassist Walter Gervers has left the band. They broke the news on Facebook saying he left to "pursue a new life." In a statement, the band said "He’ll always be our brother, we love him and wish him well in...
  • Cardi B collaborates with Steve Madden on the 'Curated by Cardi" collection

    Cardi B collaborates with Steve Madden on the 'Curated by Cardi" collection

    Whether it’s topping charts, making her mark, or getting in engaged, Cardi B has been doing big things throughout 2017. Now, just in time for the holidays, the “Bodak Yellow” rapper had announced her collaboration with Steve Madden. The collection includes shoes and sunglasses that range in price...
  • Jennifer Lopez is the new face of GUESS in spring 2018 campaign

    Jennifer Lopez is the new face of GUESS in spring 2018 campaign

    Known for her dynamic stage presence, powerful vocal performances and effortless acting ability, Jennifer Lopez has been no stranger to hard work in the entertainment industry. The “Jenny from the Block” singer has been crushing it on the small screen as Harlee Santos in "Shades of Blue," but now...
  • Listen: Eminem releases new song 'Walk on Water' featuring Beyoncé

    Listen: Eminem releases new song 'Walk on Water' featuring Beyoncé

    Eminem finally released a new song today (Nov. 10) giving fans of his a preview of his upcoming, much anticipated ninth album that has yet to have a release date. The ballad, "Walk on Water," features Beyoncé and serves as an emotional look back at the highs and lows in the rapper's career...
  • Watch: Elton John performs 'Circle of Life' for 20th anniversary of 'Lion King' on Broadway

    Watch: Elton John performs 'Circle of Life' for 20th anniversary of 'Lion King' on Broadway

    On the heels of the cast reveal for the 2019 remake of "The Lion King," a celebration of the Broadway production’s 20th anniversary took place at the Minskoff Theater on Sunday (Nov. 4). The musical, which debuted in 1997, went on to win several accolades, including six Tony Awards. Sir Elton John...
  • Sean Combs has another new name

    Sean Combs has another new name

    Sean Combs has been a man of many hats and just as many names. From starting his career as a rapper and evolving into the CEO of Bad Boy Entertainment and an industry icon, Combs has always “gone big” with his actions. With each new evolution has come a new name from Puff Daddy to Puffy, then from...
  • Gord Downie, frontman for The Tragically Hip, has died at 53

    Gord Downie, frontman for The Tragically Hip, has died at 53

    Gord Downie, frontman for Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip, has died from brain cancer. He was 53 years old. His family confirmed the news and released the following statement: “Last night, Gord quietly passed away with his beloved children and family close by. Gord knew this day was coming...
  • Marilyn Manson cancels appearance at Monster Aftershock Festival

    Marilyn Manson cancels appearance at Monster Aftershock Festival

    Marilyn Manson won’t be performing at this year’s Monster Aftershock Festival in California. While Manson has yet to confirm,  the festival organizers confirmed the news with the following statement: “Due to circumstances out of our control, Marilyn Manson & Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes...
  • Every Time I Die's Daniel Davison exits band

    Every Time I Die's Daniel Davison exits band

    Rock band Every Time I Die say goodbye to one of the members this week. Daniel Davison, the band's drummer since 2015, has reportedly left the band. Vocalist Keith Buckley made the announcement on stage Wednesday (Sep. 27) during the band's performance in Portland, Minn. During that same show, the...
  • Listen: Marilyn Manson debuts new single 'We Know Where You F***ing Live'

    Listen: Marilyn Manson debuts new single 'We Know Where You F***ing Live'

    After months of waiting, Marilyn Manson has finally shared new music along with spilling the details on his new album. Today, Manson premiered his new single "We Know Where You F***ing Live" on Zane Lowe's radio show on Apple Beats 1. You can find the Youtube stream of the track above. The song is...
  • UPDATE: Michael Jackson project 'Scream' to be released later this month

    UPDATE: Michael Jackson project 'Scream' to be released later this month

    UPDATE: The Jackson estate reveals details of the upcoming project. Scream is a compilation featuring some of Jackson's biggest songs, like "Leave Me Alone," "Dangerous," and "Dirty Diana." The album is supposed to represent  "most electrifying and danceable tracks" from the singer's catalog. The LP...
  • Nine Inch Nails announce new EP 'Add Violence' and share new song 'Less Than'

    Nine Inch Nails announce new EP 'Add Violence' and share new song 'Less Than'

    Nine Inch Nails have revealed the next EP in their proposed trilogy, Add Violence. The five-track EP is the follow up to 2016’s Not the Actual Events EP and will be released digitally July 21. The EP will receive a vinyl and CD release along with a "physical component" on Sept. 1. Check out the...
  • Musical with Nirvana & Soundgarden music in the works

    Musical with Nirvana & Soundgarden music in the works

    In the 1990s the sound of grunge music permeated the air in the form of radio waves and garage bands. Prominent figures rising from the Seattle scene like Pearl Jam, Nirvana, and Soundgarden, made their marks on the music industry, bringing grunge to the forefront of music and making it the buzzword...
  • John Blackwell Jr., drummer for Prince's New Power Generation, dies at 43

    John Blackwell Jr., drummer for Prince's New Power Generation, dies at 43

    John Blackwell Jr., a drummer who has worked with the likes of Prince, Justin Timberlake, and D’Angelo to name a few, has died at 43. Blackwell’s wife, Yaritza, revealed the news on Instagram saying he passed away “peacefully in my company today. Thank God for his life and thanks everyone for their...
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