Happy Birthday, Al Green!
When you think soul music, Al Green is one of the first who comes to mind. Today (April 13), one of the genre's greatest singers and hitmakers turns 69.
Future Plays With Fire on ‘F— Up Some Commas’ Video
Rapper Future finally decided to shoot and release the video for “F— Up Some Commas,” arguably, one of the greatest songs he did after Honest. The visual doesn’t involve much ballin’ though. If anything, it shows that the process of f—ing up commas involves …
Lil Durk’s Manager OTF Chino Dolla Shot and Killed in Chicago
Although it hasn't been getting much attention, the violence in Chicago is still an ongoing issue. As a result, another life was lost on Friday morning (March 27) and it affects the hip-hop community.
Gucci Mane Releases ‘Breakfast,’ ‘Lunch’ and ‘Dinner’ Albums in Prison
Gucci Mane's music may be polarizing from a critical perspective, but he's still a legend regardless. That's because there's no artists who have released more projects behind bars. Out of nowhere, Gucci decided to drop three albums -- ingeniously titled Breakfast, Lunch and Dinne…
10 Most Anticipated Rappers & Singers at SXSW 2015
There are hundreds of artists performing in Austin, Texas in March for the annual SXSW music festival. This is a solid starting point of what's to come down south. Check out the 10 Most Anticipated Rappers & Singers at SXSW 2015.
OverDoz. Talk Collaborating With Pharrell and Kendrick Lamar, ‘Rich White Friends’ and Kno…
West Coast rap group OverDoz speak on how they landed collaborations with Pharrell and Kendrick Lamar, what the game's been missing, diversity and more in their conversation with The Boombox.
John Legend and Common’s ‘Glory’ Wins Best Original Song at 2015 Oscars [VIDEO]
John Legend and Common won the Best Original Song honor at the 87th annual Academy Awards for their inspiring tune 'Glory' from the movie, 'Selma.'
Jennifer Hudson Performs ‘I Can’t Let Go’ at the 2015 Oscars [VIDEO]
Last year, we lost some of entertainment's finest artists, including Maya Angelou, Ruby Dee, Robin Williams and many others. At the 87th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday night (Feb. 22), Jennifer Hudson graced the stage to sing a tribute and honor those in the acting and performance community th…
Sam Smith Wins Song of the Year and Record of the Year at 2015 Grammy Awards
It looks like Sam Smith is this year's Adele. The soul crooner took home four Grammys, including Song of the Year and Record of the Year at the awards ceremony Sunday night (Feb. 8).
Beyonce’s ‘Drunk in Love’ Wins Best R&B Performance at 2015 Grammy Awards
Queen Bey is still winning. Beyonce's 'Drunk in Love' earned her the golden gramophone for Best R&B Performance at the 2015 Grammy Awards.