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Wale All-Star Breakup

LISTEN: Wale Isn’t Doing Valentine’s With ‘All Star Breakup’

Genres 07:30AM EDT

Wale did not celebrate Valentine's Day this week with flowers and chocolate, but with a scathing anthem about a gold-digging former lover. Called 'All Star Breakup,' the track was released ahead of the NBA All-Star Weekend.READ MORE

Sting

Sting to Perform at 2016 NBA All-Star Game & Tour With Peter Gabriel in May; Tickets Rising

Buzz 16:52PM EDT

2016 is already slated to be a huge year for Sting, as the NBA recently announced the former Police frontman will headline the 65th NBA All-Star Game halftime show on Sunday, February 14 in Toronto. The 64-year-old will also join forces with Peter Gabriel this summer for a co-headlining run called the Rock Paper Scissors Tour, which will hit 19 dates in North America. Sting is a 16-time Grammy Award-winning musician, playing countless sold-out tours and shows as both a member of The Police and as a solo artist. Tickets to see Sting at both the NBA All-Star Game, as well as on the Rock Paper Scissors Tour have hit the secondary market, and are rising in price quickly.READ MORE

NBA All-Star Game Maybach Music Group Mixtape Cover

Rick Ross Releases Maybach Music Group Mixtape for All-Star Weekend Featuring Wale, Meek Mill, Big Sean and More

Buzz 11:28AM EDT

Not to be outdone by his rap heavyweight counterparts, Rick Ross decided to get off the sidelines this weekend and join the NBA All-Star Game music festivities with a special mixtape from his label, Maybach Music Group. The tape features artists signed to the label, like Wale, Meek Mill, Stalley and others, while picking out tracks with his artists providing the features for the likes of Big Sean and Chris Brown.READ MORE

NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

2015 NBA All-Star Weekend Kicks Off With Celebrity Basketball Game: See Photos of MVP Kevin Hart, Win Butler, Common & More

Exclusives 16:19PM EDT

Last night kicked off NBA All-Star Weekend with the NBA Celebrity All-Star Game at Madison Square Garden, marking the first time it has ever been played in an NBA arena. The evening began with a tribute to the late ESPN anchor Stuart Scott, who passed away last month at the age of 49. The NBA Celebrity All-Star Game was one of his favorite events to cover, so they honored him by presenting his two daughters with a basketball signed with personal messages from the players.READ MORE

Gary Clark Jr. and Janelle Monae take part in the 2014 Halftime show.

Rihanna, Alicia Keys and Pitbull: Ranking Previous NBA All Star Game Halftime Shows Before Ariana Grande's Gig

Buzz 15:11PM EDT

This year's NBA All Star Game Halftime Show will feature Ariana Grande (and presumably guests) providing entertainment to the fans at Madison Square Garden. Just like the Super Bowl's big showcase, the NBA's version of events has been hit-or-miss throughout its history. Music Times takes a look at the last five NBA All Star Game halftime shows—from Rihanna, Pit Bull, Alicia Keys and more—and ranks them, while hoping that this year's will live up to the best.READ MORE

Kanye West performs onstage during DirecTV Super Saturday Night 1/31

Roc City Classic: Kanye West Playing Free Concert in New York During NBA All-Star Weekend

Buzz 13:07PM EDT

Kanye West is continuing has mini-tour around America of special, one-off shows for big occasions. Kanye will be returning to the Big Apple during the NBA's upcoming All-Star weekend to perform a free show, yes you are reading that correctly, on Feb. 12. The event is being held as the first annual Roc City Classic, a concert series hosted by Jay Z's Roc Nation. Kanye West will be the live musical guest while Kevin Durant will be the co-star in some capacity, maybe to show off his basketball moves, MC or dunk a lot.READ MORE

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