WATCH: The best ALS Ice Bucket Challenges from musicians
While you may be avoiding your friends so they don't nominate you to dump ice water on your head, every single celebrity ever has stepped up to the plate and gotten a little damp in the name of ALS awareness.
Apple confirms purchase of Beats for $3 billion
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE and RYAN NAKASHIMA CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is striking a new chord with a $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, a headphone and music streaming specialist that also brings the swagger of rapper Dr.
Five hip-hop moguls who could be the new Clippers owner
Now that L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned from the National Basketball Association for life, the fate of the team is up in the air.
Watch Alex Trebek rap Public Enemy, Dr. Dre and more in hip-hop “Jeopardy!” category
Hip-hop has never felt more mainstream than with Alex Trebek’s awkward, yet surprisingly good, rapping Monday night on Jeopardy. The category “It’s a Rap” found Trebek spitting listless lines from classic rap songs like Notorious B.I.G.’s “Juicy,” the Beastie Boys’ “No Sleep til Brooklyn,” songs by Dr.
Most anticipated hip-hop albums of 2014: Kanye West, Frank Ocean and more
After a year of releases that brought new Jay Z, new Kanye West and a number of breakout stars, 2014 is shaping up to look just as interesting.
Watch: Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre make a new song in Beats commercial
Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre famously teamed up for the track “Compton” from Lamar’s lauded release “good kid, m.a.a.d. city,” and now the duo are back in the spotlight together.
Most anticipated hip-hop albums of 2013: Drake, Rick Ross, Dr. Dre and more
2012 was a paramount year for hip-hop music. Fresh faces to the rap game like Kendrick Lamar churned out classic albums ("Good Kid, M.A.A.D City") while a legend like Nas had the streets buzzing with his critically acclaimed release "Life is Good." Now, 2013 is shaping up to be a great year for rap releases.
Snoop Dogg at Comfort Dental Amphitheatre, 8/24/12 (photos and review)
While Snoop Dogg did not disappoint with a performance rife with his singles at Comfort Dental Amphitheatre on Friday night, the only signs of his new persona, "Snoop Lion," were the last vestiges of Bob Marley’s “Jammin' ” as Snoop exited the stage.
Snoop Dogg, er, Lion, returns to Colorado this weekend with all-star cast in tow
Snoop Dogg made headlines after his April appearance at Coachella with longtime collaborator Dr. Dre, though the buzz was largely on account of a guest hologram appearance by the late Tupac Shakur.
News: Coachella taps Black Keys, Radiohead, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg as 2012 festival headliners
UPDATE 1/13/11: Passes for both the first and second weekend of this year's festival have sold out in less than three hours, according to the promoter.
These go to 11: Marijuana’s greatest “hits” in the music industry
In honor of pot poster boy Willie Nelson's show at Red Rocks tonight, we're offering you a chronological compendium of the chronic as it has affected the world of music since the jazz age.
Live review: Snoop Dogg @ the Ogden Theatre
[photopress:dogg.JPG,full,pp_image]Snoop Dogg didn't start his show at the Ogden Theatre until well after midnight on Saturday -- and he was unable to bring the half-lidded crowd all the way back with him.