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Drumma Boy Talks Working With 'Empire' Star Yazz & Why He's One of the 'Originators of Trap'

23 June 2017 5:14 PM

Producer Drumma Boy talks new projects with Young Buck and Too Short, and the origin of trap music.

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Rise Against's 'Wolves' Triples Up Atop Rock Album Charts

23 June 2017 5:09 PM

Rise Against's Wolves howls onto Billboard's Top Rock Albums, Alternative Albums and Hard Rock Albums charts (dated July 1) at No. 1 with 29,000 equivalent album units (27,000 in pure sales) in its first week, according to Nielsen Music.

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BMG's Zach Katz Says Signing Nickelback Fits With Label's Veteran Philosophy

23 June 2017 4:49 PM

BMG's Zach Katz says that signing Nickelback -- despite the band's much-maligned reputation -- fits in with the company's broader strategy of focusing on veteran acts with more shelf life than most would imagine.

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Johnny Depp Apologizes for Assassination Joke: 'I Intended No Malice'

23 June 2017 4:21 PM

Johnny Depp has apologized for joking about assassinating President Donald Trump and says he meant no malice.

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'All Eyez on Me' Prompts Journalist to Admit Having 'Embellished' Tupac Articles

23 June 2017 4:05 PM

In a complaint filed on Friday in New York federal court, Kevin Powell claims the movie infringes upon several of his articles for Vibe Magazine published in the 1990s.

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Eminem's Beard Makes Its Debut at 'The Defiant Ones' Premiere

23 June 2017 4:03 PM

The Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine documentary ?The Defiant Ones? might have premiered last night, but it was Eminem?s premiere of his new look that really stole the show.

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New BET Series 'On Tour With' to Kick Off With Meek Mill's 'Compelling Story'

23 June 2017 3:53 PM

BET premiere "On Tour With ... Meek Mill" from J. Erving's Philly Films.

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'Waltons' Star Jon Walmsley on His Blues-Inspired Album & Memories of Merle Haggard

23 June 2017 3:49 PM

If your first musical impressions of Jon Walmsley revolve around the down-home image he projected as Jason Walton in the classic 1970s series 'The Waltons,' the blues sound of his new album 'Goin? To Clarksdale' might take you by surprise. But he tells Billboard the blues are a part of his DNA.

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Dr. Luke & Kesha's Mother Release Joint Statement as Defamation Case Is Dismissed

23 June 2017 3:44 PM

A defamation lawsuit filed in a Tennessee court by Dr. Luke against Kesha's mother, Pebe Sebert, has been dismissed, according to a representative for the producer.

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Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds Talks New Album 'Evolve' & Bigotry in Mormonism: 'To Be Gay Is Beautiful and Right and Perfect'

23 June 2017 3:41 PM

The Imagine Dragons frontman discussed working with Justin Tranter on ?Believer,? the band?s third studio album 'Evolve' and launching the Love Loud festival to combat bigotry and teach acceptance to religious families: ?to be gay is beautiful and right and perfect.?

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