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Mona Scott-Young is one of the most powerful women in entertainment. From her ability to shift culture using marketing and branding, to integrate Black talent into mainstream pop culture through consumer brands, and to create a cult following with her “Love & Hip Hop” reality TV franchise, Scott-Young has been a trendsetter and one of…

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Robin Thicke has become a father for the second time. The “Blurred Lines” hitmaker — who already has seven-year-old son Julian with ex-wife Paula Patton — and his girlfriend April Love Geary welcomed daughter Mia into the world on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, he revealed on Instagram. He shared a brief video of himself cradling…

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It appears as though Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are not quite ready to give up the fight. U.S. District Judge John Kronstadt recently rejected a request by the duo to have the case retried. Thicke and Williams were pushing for a new trial after the first trial ended in a ruling that the song…

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Usher and protégé Justin Bieber may soon find themselves on the wrong side of a songwriting dispute worth millions of dollars. The singers were recently issued a court order to respond to a $10 million lawsuit that alleges the pair copied elements of a song by two Virginia songwriters. In a 2013 lawsuit, songwriters Devin…

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A great playlist is the difference between a good workout and a great workout. Last year brought us a plethora of great workout songs to keep us bumping while running and hitting the weight room at the gym. Click the link to see which workout songs are nominated for a 2014 Grammy.

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Part of rap renegade Eminem’s brilliance may have been his comedic proclivities, which he incorporated with aplomb into his lyrics, often parodying the obvious racial implication of his blockbuster success within a predominantly black genre. Marshall Mathers was purposely slamming his lyrical bat against white sensibilities because of the fact that blacks of similar talents…

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