Master P Announces Benefit Concert For Louisiana Flood Victims


Master P will be hosting a benefit concert and fundraiser next year, to help displaced families in Baton Rouge get back into their homes.

During the annual NBA All Star Weekend celebration on February 18, 2017, which will take place in Master P’s hometown of New Orleans, the music mogul will use the concert as a means of helping victims of...

“Go Go Go” With Johnny Popcorn To The Trenches In New Video


Guess who’s bizzack, OKP-ers? Yes, yes, you have read that correctly: Johnny Popcorn is here and ready to take it to the masses with a funky, new visual. The five member piece band led by Hezekiah and Tone Whitfield have returned to lift the spirits of those downtrodden by today’s political and police climate with “Go Go...

Kanye West Threatens To Boycott Grammys If Frank Ocean Isn’t Nominated


Frank Ocean‘s album Blonde won’t be considered for the Grammys this year because he missed the submission deadline. According to many reports, that was an intentional choice by the seemingly mercurial singer. But Kanye West believes that the Grammys academy should do the right thing.

Kanye stopped a performance of...

Daniel Caesar Connects With Kali Uchis On “Get You”


Daniel Caesar, a 21 year old singer songwriter hailing from Toronto, has steadily made a name for himself within the city’s music scene.

Blending rock, R&B, soul and gospel, Caesar already has four EPs under his belt, creating his first project Praise Break shortly after graduating high school.

Now, Caesar is premiering a...

Lil Wayne, When Asked About Cash Money’s Birdman: “He’s Not Family”


Birdman has answered most questions about his legal troubles with Lil Wayne by simply saying, “That’s my son.” But Cash Money’s franchise player made it clear that he doesn’t feel the same way.

In a new video with HipHollywood‘s Jasmine Simpkins, Wayne is being interviewed about Gone Till November, his...

Maroon 5 Connect with Kendrick Lamar on New Single “Don’t Wanna Know”


Kendrick Lamar’s appeal in the pop world continues to grow. From Taylor Swift to Sia, and now Maroon 5, Kendrick continues to show his fire verses work in pretty much any genre. Earlier this evening Maroon 5 released their new single “Don’t Wanna Know” with some help from Kendrick (Maroon 5’s first single since 2014)....

Watch Torii Wolf’s Video for “Body (Prod. araabMUZIK)”


As we wait for Torii Wolf’s DJ Premier produced album, Flow Riiot, we get a chance to hear her with another heralded producer. For this non-album cut, the NY vocalist gets with araabMUZIK. Torii’s looking for loving on this sultry new track, “Body.” Watch Torii on her pursuit for some body to body contact from that special...

Arima Ederra Blossoms On New Single “In The Garden”

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Over the years we’ve heard plenty from Los Angeles based singer Arima Ederra as a supporting act, but Arima has a new solo project on the way that will surely be worthy of your ears. Arima puts those sultry vocals on display with this new single “In The Garden,” she describes the single:

I’ve been ready to...

What Do The Opening Weekend Sales Of ‘The Birth Of A Nation’ Tell Us?


After months of controversy about filmmaker and star Nate Parker’s rape trial and acquittal from 1999, the opening numbers from The Birth Of A Nation are finally in.

The film, based on the slave revolt led by Nat Turner, earned an estimated $7.1 million in its opening weekend. At first glance, the sales look...

Alicia Keys Brings Jay Z, Nas And John Mayer To Star-Studded Show In Times Square

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Alicia Keys had New York City going nuts on Sunday night with a surprise concert in Times Square, and attendees were treated with special guests Jay Z, John Mayer and Nas.

Keys posted rehearsal videos on her Twitter page on Saturday, without revealing the location of the concert. But...

D.I.T.C. Returns As Fat Joe, Lord Finesse And Diamond D Body New Single


Diggin’ In The Crates doesn’t always get the credit it deserves as one of the best rap crews of the 90s, but their roster of talent speaks for itself. And near the end of October, the D.I.T.C. squad will drop a new record.

Formed in the early 90s, D.I.T.C. was a collective that is full of multiple underground rap legends: Big L...

Bruno Mars Channels His Inner Zapp In “24K Magic”


2016 has been a stellar year in terms of new music, and it looks like we’re getting a new album from one of pop’s most acclaimed artists before the year is over.

Bruno Mars just dropped his first single from his forthcoming third album and, well, it’s really good.

“24K Magic” is similar to Mars’ prior pop hit...

ILoveMakonnen x Steve Aoki Get Belgium Going Up…

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If I said the word ‘Belgium’ and the first image that flashed in your mind’s eye was a ruddy, middle-aged European bureaucrat discussing Renaissance art and tipping back a Chimay…you might still be living in YesterLand. Welcome to Tomorrowland. Tomorrowland, which takes place in Belgium every summer, is in...

dvsn Drop “Keep The Faith,” an Extended Remix of Drake’s “Faithful”


Daniel Daley & Nineteen85 aka dvsn make their return today, and it’s straight bedroom vibes as you’d expect. If you’ve been paying attention to OVO Sound Radio, you may have caught a snippet of this one, but now we get the CDQ extended remix. You’ll remember dvsn made an appearance on Drake’s VIEWS (along with Pimp...