Travis Scott loses more major endorsement deals and concert bookings

Travis Scott is continuing to feel the heat after ten people lost their lives and hundreds were injured at his Astroworld Music Festival on Nov. 5, 2021, when fans rushed the stage and trampled victims. With numerous multimillion-dollar lawsuits filed against him and the concert promoter Live Nation and others, Travis Scott is now starting […]

Travis Scott hit with billion-dollar lawsuit, Chuck D steps in to defend him

Public Enemy frontman Chuck D is defending Travis Scott and says the Houston rapper is not the one to blame for the deaths and injuries that occurred at Astroworld Music Festival on Nov. 5 that left 10 people dead and hundreds injured. The “Don’t Believe The Hype” veteran MC issued a statement and called out […]

Travis Scott, Drake and Live Nation hit with an additional $750M lawsuit

The lawsuits surrounding Travis Scott’s Astroworld Music Festival on Nov. 5 that left 10 people dead and hundreds injured, continue to mount. The “Sicko Mode” rapper, Drake and the concert promoter Live Nation have all been named in a new $750 million lawsuit from 125 of those concertgoers. Houston attorney Tony Buzbee announced the news […]

9-year-old Ezra Blount dies from injuries sustained at Travis Scott concert

Nine-year-old Ezra Blount of Dallas is the youngest victim to die from injuries sustained at Travis Scott’s Astro World Music Festival in Houston on Nov. 5, 2021. Blount died on Sunday, Nov. 14, at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, family attorney Ben Crump said. The young child was placed in a medically induced coma after […]

Travis Scott facing another lawsuit from family of 9-year-old

Travis Scott is being sued for $1 million by the family of a 9-year-old boy who was “nearly crushed to death” at the Astroworld Festival. Ezra Blount is currently in a medically-induced coma as doctors attempt to alleviate the trauma he suffered to his brain, liver, and kidneys when he was “kicked, stepped on, and […]

Live Nation sets up medical fund for injured Travis Scott concertgoers

As the fallout from Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival continues to mount, a health fund is being established to help the victims. As previously reported, eight deaths were confirmed after a crowd at Scott’s show rushed the stage, leaving hordes of people crushed and unable to breathe. About 50,000 people attended the sold-out event at NRG […]

Travis Scott and Drake being sued by Astroworld attendee

As the Houston Police Department conducts a criminal investigation into the mass deaths and injuries at the now infamous Astroworld Festival, an injured attendee has already filed a lawsuit against rappers Travis Scott and Drake.  According to the legal documents filed in a Harris County court that were obtained by CNN, concertgoer Manuel Souza claims […]

Live Nation to require COVID-19 shots or negative tests results for all events

Just one week after announcing that Live Nation would give artists the option to require vaccination or proof of a negative test result for fans who want to attend their shows, the touring company has now made a drastic change to its policy. With COVID-19 and the Delta variant rising in numbers, Live Nation will […]

Live Nation artists given the option to issue vaccine mandates for concerts

COVID-19 and the Delta variant are rising in striking numbers just as people were starting to get back to normal and now concert goers may have to be vaccinated in order to attend shows. Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino issued a statement on Aug. 6 announcing precautions for concert attendees and that artists at Live […]

Drake partners with Live Nation Canada to open new entertainment venue

It looks like Drake is still delivering “God’s Plan” with his latest business deal and will help elevate upcoming artists. The OVO boss and Live Nation have partnered and will open a new live entertainment venue in Drake’s hometown of Toronto, Canada, called History. Construction began three years ago and is expected to be completed […]

Chance The Rapper countersues former manager for $3 million

Chance The Rapper has fired back at his former manager Pat Corcoran with a countersuit of $3 million. The Chicago rapper, born Chancelor Bennett, filed his lawsuit on Feb. 19 in Cook County court in Illinois and accused Corcoran of taking kickbacks and damaging his reputation. Pat “The Manager” Corcoran filed his $3 million lawsuit […]

Jay-Z announces North American tour dates

Jay-Z has announced a huge North American tour for 2017 in support of his new album, 4.44. The 47-year-old rapper will start off the run of dates on October 27 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, and will conclude with a show at The Forum in Los Angeles on Dec. 21. Live Nation is […]

Jay Z signs $200M touring deal

Jay Z has agreed a 10-year touring partnership deal with Live Nation, reportedly worth $200M according to Variety. The New York-born rap star, who is expected to announce another big tour later this year, has struck a deal that includes worldwide touring and will mean that Live Nation will produce and promote Jay’s concert events […]

Jill Scott’s 2015 tour hits Atlanta’s Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Jill Scott will kick off her new 25-city tour July 13 in Pittsburgh, and end Aug. 28 in Phoenix. The tour will come to Atlanta Aug. 2, 2015, at Chastain Park Amphitheatre. Tickets go on sale to the public on May 15 at 10 a.m. at www.Livenation.com. Scott will be singing her first single […]

Prince sued for stealing popular contestant of ‘The Voice’

A music producer named Jolene Cherry has filed suit against superstar musician Prince in regards to singer Judith Hill, whom Cherry claims the Purple Rain singer stole from her. Cherry filed papers at a Los Angeles area courthouse last week claiming the singer was contractually obligated to her, and Hill took music the pair had […]

Ladies in shorts make fashion statement at Made In America

Shorts on ladies were a must at Made in America in Philadelphia, PA Labor Day weekend. With the heat reaching temperatures up to 90 degrees and the crowds of thousands of people, ladies decided to bring their legs out before the summer ends. Check out more cute ladies in their shorts in the gallery.  -joi pearson @joiapearson […]

Pharrell Williams performs ‘Happy’ and more at Made In America

After the rain subsided, Pharrell Williams  was able to perform for a sold out Made In America music festival performance. He rocked the stage and had the entire crowd singing “Happy” and dancing around; he also performed “Marilyn Monroe,” “Get Lucky” and many more. Check out more photos from Williams’ performance in the gallery below. -joi pearson @joiapearson […]

Best dressed guys at Made in America festival

Music buffs flooded the Made in America music festival in Philadelphia this Labor Day weekend. Viewing acts like Pharrell Williams, Kanye West and many more. The fellas came not only to watch but to stand out, whether they were rocking custom designed sneakers, layers, bright colored socks or graphic tee’s we know they put some […]

Hottest male sneakers at Made In America

The Made In America Festival was flooded with loyal fans of artists like Kanye West, YG, Pharrell Williams and more this past weekend in Philadelphia. Check out the hottest sneakers at the music festival below. –joi pearson @joiapearson Photo credit: Joi Pearson Photography  

Eye-catching hairstyles at the Made In America festival in Philadelphia

Made in America in Philadelphia was a two day music festival this past weekend with performances by Kanye West, Pharrell Williams and more. Throughout the two days, we noticed a few female hairstyles that stood out the most; from faux locs to twists to Afros, check out more photos in the gallery below. -joi pearson @joiapearson Photos by Joi […]