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Iggy Azalea Admits to Nose Job in 'Seventeen' Magazine Cover Story

If you wondered why Iggy Azalea's face looked a little different at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards, worry no more: it was not your imagination. In new cover of Seventeen magazine, the "Trouble" rapper admitted to getting a nose job. ...

Back of The Billboards: 'Blacked Out' by Moonshine Bandits

Society always celebrates the records that top the Billboard 200 album chart. Back of The Billboards is a Music Times weekly segment that looks at the opposite end: the new record that finished closest to the back of the Billboard 200 for the ...

2 Shot After J. Cole, Big Sean Concert At PNC Bank Arts Center

Last night New Jersey was treated to special night of hip-hop with J. Cole and Big Sean bringing their 2014 Forest Hills Drive joint tour with special guests YG, Jeremih and Bas, Cozz and Omen. Reports about the actual concert at PNC Bank Arts Center ...

Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival Schedule: Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne and More

The Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival has announced its day-by-day lineups for its first rendition, featuring headlining slots from Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj and more. The event will take place over the weekend of August 22-23 at the Nikon ...

Jay Z Made Taylor Swift and Kanye West Become Friends

Taylor Swift has gone from calling Kanye West "Mean" to being buddies with the big-name rapper and producer. And six years after their big VMAs controversy, the world has Jay Z to thank for this new friendship. ...

Drake Performs "Back to Back" at OVO Fest, Trolls Meek With Dozens of Memes

"Wanna Know" rapper Meek Mill's twitter rant two weeks ago calling fellow rapper Drake out for not writing his own bars has set off an epic chain reaction of diss tracks and performances. Last night the "6 god " rapper reigned supreme at 6th Annual ...

Kendrick Lamar 'For Free' Music Video Is Latest 'To Pimp a Butterfly' Visual

After lyrics from his song "Alright" were used during a chant by protesters in Cleveland, Kendrick Lamar decided to share a video for his TPAB interlude "For Free?" ...

Two Killed by Gunfire at OVO Fest After-Party Hosted by Drake

The music at Drake's annual OVO Fest was pretty excellent, but like with many other music festivals, incidents off the stage have distracted from the main event. Two people were killed and another three were in critical condition following a shooting ...

OVO Fest 2015: Drake Joined by Kanye West, Pharrell, Future, Big Sean & More

When Drake said special guests, he meant it. He was confirmed appearance for OVO Fest's final night (August 3) of OVO Fest, but as always, he brought out some of the biggest stars in hip-hop to bless the Toronto crowd. ...

Jill Scott Tops Slow Billboard 200, Taylor Swift Spends 40 Weeks in Top 10

Jill Scott took advantage of a slower (if more competitive) week of album sales, coming in at no. 1 on the Billboard 200 for the second time in a row with her album 'Woman.' Although she can be please with the second no. 1 record in her career, the ...

Snoop Dogg Caught Traveling with $400K, $200K Seized by Italian Police

Snoop Dogg can't wait to make it back stateside. On Saturday (August 1), the BUSH rapper was stopped at an airport in Italy for traveling with too much money. Italian police seized, and are still in possession of, half of that massive sum of cash. ...

Junk Mail: Migos 'Yung Rich Nation' Album Review

Migos have released their major label debut album Yung Rich Nation and while the Atlanta rap duo play things a little safe, Offset, Quavo and Takeoff show some growth and explore new elements of their creativity. ...

Yo Gotti Drops New Video for 'Rihanna' Featuring Young Thug [WATCH]

Back in June, Yo Gotti released his Young Thug assisted single "Rihanna" and now the track is getting a video that you can watch here. ...

Nicki Minaj Shuts Down Meek Mill Break Up Rumors, Calls Him "Husband"

Amid her man's ongoing beef with fellow Young Money rapper Drake, Nicki Minaj shut down rumors of her and Meek Mill's break up. Although we haven't yet heard of a secret marriage ceremony, she even referred to the Philly rhymer as her "husband" ...

ASAP Rocky Says Drake Beat Meek Mill In Rap Ghostwriting Beef

The feud between Meek Mill and Drake that has been the main storyline in hip-hop over the past week appears to be dying down some, but that has not stopped others from weighing in on the issue. A$AP Rocky was asked about who he though had gained the ...

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