Astrida Valigorsky/WireImage SZA is set to be honored by the Songwriters Hall of Fame. The Grammy winner will receive the Hal David Starlight Award, which recognizes young songwriters “who are making a significant impact in the music industry with their original songs.” “This is such an exciting time for songwriters and music,” SHOF Chairman Nile […]

Photo by Christian Vierig/Getty Images After an over six month stint related to the RICO indictment against Young Thug and YSL, Gunna emerged from jail in 2022 thanks to a negotiated plea deal. While fans grew accustomed to his slimmer figure, he was adjusting to his evolution and growth as an artist. “As I evolve, my music evolves, […]

Calvin Clausell Jr., Spike Jordan, Tal Midyan Gunna wants to make one thing clear: He is One of Wun. He’ll explain how on his upcoming album, which he announced Monday. Alongside the news, he shared the album’s artwork, a creation by Calvin Clausell Jr. Spike Jordan of The Genius Club also contributed with creative direction, while Tai Midyan helped […]

Jamie McCarthy/WireImage Ciara is opening up about the realities of the postpartum period after giving birth in December to her fourth child. The “Level Up” singer, who is married to NFL star Russell Wilson, took to Instagram to give a “shout out” to other moms trying to work and take care of themselves and their […]

Arturo Holmes/Getty Images for Coachella Will Smith channeled his Men in Black character in a surprise appearance at Coachella over the weekend. During J Balvin‘s alien-themed set Sunday night, the Oscar-winning actor was dressed in a suit just like his character Agent J from the 1997 sci-fi action comedy and two sequels. Smith, backed by other […]

Get ready to groove with the legendary Cherrelle at Mayfest! She’s headlining the event on Saturday, May 18th, at May Park in Augusta, Georgia. The festivities kick off at noon and run until 6:00 pm, with Cherrelle taking the stage at 5:20 pm. Cherrelle, born Cheryl Norton in Los Angeles, California in 1958, is a […]

Courtesy Live Nation Usher recently completed a residency in which he brought Black culture to Las Vegas; the longest Super Bowl halftime show to date; and his latest album, Coming Home — while being a husband and father of four and still managing to fit in some yoga, hiking or roller-skating for some self-care. He’s now preparing for […]

NPG Records/Warner Records Prince’s ’80s-era band The Revolution is set to headline two special shows celebrating the 40th anniversary of Prince’s classic album Purple Rain. The band — Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman, Bobby Z, Brownmark and Dr. Fink  — will take the stage at Minneapolis’ legendary venue First Avenue on Friday, June 21, and Saturday June 22, as part […]

ABC/Chrys Davis Megan Thee Stallion‘s fit body was made in the gym, but like many of us, it’s a battle for her to get herself there.  “Getting out of bed to work out in the morning is a struggle,” she tells Women’s Health Magazine, as the cover star of their latest issue. “I have to […]

Photo by Stephane Cardinale – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images It’s a rare occasion when Rihanna shares an update about her music, especially after years of making headlines for her babies and businesses. Fortunately for fans, she gave some tidbits on her process of creating her long-awaited album R9 during her cover story for Interview magazine. “I have a […]

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