Hip-Hop/R&B

Watch: Nicki Minaj “Anaconda” video (NSFW)

Watch: Nicki Minaj "Anaconda" video (NSFW)

Nicki Minaj gives a lesson on how to twerk in her new NSFW video for “Anaconda.”



PHOTOS: Wiz Khalifa, Young Jeezy Red Rocks Amphitheatre show (review)

Wiz Khalifa @ Red Rocks 8/19/14

Taking the stage in three shades of black and Timberland boots, Wiz Khalifa said the date of his Red Rocks show — the same day his album “Blacc Hollywood” dropped — was no coincidence.



Kanye West, Paul McCartney recording music together

Paul McCartney Wire

Kanye West and Paul McCartney are recording music together, according to reports.



J. Cole shares “Be Free” about the Michael Brown shooting

Drake w/ Waka Flocka Flame & J. Cole @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre 5/13/12

J. Cole has shared the new song, “Be Free,” about the Michael Brown shooting.



“New Flame” video: Watch Chris Brown with Usher, (sadly topless) Rick Ross

"New Flame" video: Watch Chris Brown with Usher, (sadly topless) Rick Ross

Usher and Rick Ross (sadly topless) make an appearance in Chris Brown’s “New Flame” video.



New Kanye West song leaks: Listen to “All Day”

ACL 2011 Friday

A rough version of the new Kanye West song, “All Day,” has leaked. Listen here.



Drake and the Toronto Raptors fined $25,000

Drake w/ Waka Flocka Flame & J. Cole @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre 5/13/12

The NBA has fined the Toronto Raptors for comments Drake made onstage at his OVO Fest.



Fan’s finger bitten off at Jay Z and Beyonce show in California

Jay Z at Pepsi Center by John Leyba

Authorities say a man was arrested at Jay-Z and Beyonce’s Rose Bowl concert in Southern California after allegedly groping a woman and then biting off the tip of her boyfriend’s finger during a fight.



Steal This Track from Jimmy Martini

Steal This Track from Jimmy Martini

Jimmy Martini, an MC with the Denver indie hip-hop troupe Pushing Up Daisies, has just released his first solo EP. Download “She, I, We.,” a track that sounds like a complicated French love affair riddled by insecurities.



Warped Tour 2014 photos and review: Anberlin, Air Dubai, K.Flay and more

Warped 2014 Bands

Signs reading “You Mosh, You Crowd Surf, You Get Hurt, We Get Sued, No More Warped Tour” couldn’t stop fans at Warped Tour 2014 in Denver on Sunday.