Rapper-producer-fashion designer,Kanye West, covers the August 2014 issue of GQ magazine. Inside his cover story entitled Kanye West: A Brand-New Ye, the newlywedded father speaks on topics such as beign electic, how to be mroe casual, his wedding to Kim Kardashian, new music, and more. Take a look at a few exceprts from hsi interview and then take a look at his photoshoot: On being electic as far as fashion goes: “Skinny pants are rock ‘n’ roll. And big coats are really hip-hop. I’m looking for 50 percent rock...

Pop/rock band Maroon 5 has officially shared the cover art for their upcoming fifth studio album V, which is set to be released on September 2, 2014. The band also released the official tracklisting for the record, which includes 11 tracks with three B-sides. Gwen Stefani will serve as the only special guest on the album, as she will be featured on the song My Heart...

Over the weekend, Lifetime announced that 23-year-old actress Alexandra Shipp, who is best known for her role as KT Rush in the show House of Anubis, will play Aaliyah in their upcoming biopic, due to Zendaya dropping out. Zendaya took to her instagram to speak about her reason for dropping out of the role. Take a look at what she had to say below: On why she chose...

  The 2014 edition of Billboard.com’s annual Mid-Year Music Poll, which allows fans to weigh in on their favorite artists, songs, albums and performances of the first half of the year, brought in hundreds of thousands of votes in 15 categories, has been released and Beyonce and Iggy Azalea reign supreme. Beyonce, who released her fifth self titled studio...

After seven weeks at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, Iggy Azalea’s Fancy, which features UK singer Charli XCX, has been dethroned by Canadian pop/reggae fusion band MAGIC!’s Rude. MAGIC! is also the first band from Canada in more than 12 years that have earned a #1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, following Nickleback‘s four-week span with...

Singer-songwriter Sia has earned her first #1 album on the Billboard 200 Albums chart as her sixth studio album 1000 Forms of Fear sells 52,000 copies in the week ending July 13 (I turned 24 that day, in case you didn’t know), according to Nielsen SoundScan. To promote the album, the Australian singer took a more unconventional route to promote the record by...

Over the past few months, I found myself falling in love with Lana Del Rey, not just because I find her stunning, but also because I genially love her music and I think that her voice is simply amazing. In her first appearance on the cover of Rolling Stone, which hits newsstands this Friday, the singer speaks on various subjects such as her current state of mind,...

Thanks to Rap-Up.com, I ‘m happy to share that T-Pain may soon be in a city near you with his Drankin Patna Tour. Set to kick off on August 11, 2014 in Orlando, Flordia, the 17 date show will visit cities such as Atlanta, New Orleans and Atlantic City, before ending in Chicago on August 27. Joining him on the tour will be Snootie Wild, Bando Jonez, Rich Kidz,...

Kanye West will not only headline the 2014 Budweiser Made in America Music Festival in Los Angeles, but he will also headline the Philadelphia one as well. Also, or the first time ever, the 2 day event will take place at the Los Angeles Grand Park on August 30 and 31. Single-day tickets to both festivals will go on sale Friday July 18 through livenation.com and the...

The 2014 MTV VMAs are coming soon and today, the list of nominees have been announced, with  Beyoncé leads the pack with a total of eight nominations, while Eminem and newcomer Iggy Azalea tie at second place with seven nominations each. Pharrell Williams, Ariana Grande and Sia earn three nominations each, which is enough to give them the third place title, and...