Latest news from Okayplayer.com - Music feed

Latest news from Okayplayer.com - Music feed

  1. Netflix Cancels ‘The Get Down’ After Only One Season

    05.25 / 04:11 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    After only one season, Netflix has decided to cancel the hip-hop musical The Get Down. This development, which Deadline reported first, comes only a month keep reading » The post Netflix Cancels ‘The Get Down’ After Only One Season appeared first on…
  2. RZA Announces the Release Date for SZA’s Major Label Debut Album ‘CTRL’

    05.25 / 03:03 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    After much anticipation, and a lot of delays, we finally have a release date for SZA’s major label debut album, CTRL. The album is dropping keep reading » The post RZA Announces the Release Date for SZA’s Major Label Debut Album ‘CTRL’ appeared first on…
  3. A&E To Premiere 3-Hour Biggie Documentary, 6-Part Tupac Limited Series This Summer

    05.24 / 23:41 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    A&E is prepping the release of a documentary on the Notorious B.I.G., as well as a limited series on Tupac Shakur. Described as the definitive keep reading » The post A&E To Premiere 3-Hour Biggie Documentary, 6-Part Tupac Limited Series This Summer appeared first on…
  4. New Orleans Mayor On Removing Confederate Statues: ‘The Monuments Were Murder’

    05.24 / 22:17 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    Mitch Landrieu, the current Mayor of New Orleans, recently gave a speech on the removal of several Confederate statues throughout the city. The 23-minute speech keep reading » The post New Orleans Mayor On Removing Confederate Statues: ‘The Monuments Were Murder’ appeared first on…
  5. The Notorious B.I.G Meets Nirvana on a Hard-Knocking Mash-Up

    05.24 / 20:14 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    For years now, an image of The Notorious B.I.G. and Nirvana‘s Kurt Cobain has been circulating on the internets. And though it seems plausible that keep reading » The post The Notorious B.I.G Meets Nirvana on a Hard-Knocking Mash-Up appeared first on…
  6. BADBADNOTGOOD Share Shimmering Cover of Andy Shauf’s “To You,” Curating New ‘LateNightTales̵

    05.24 / 19:13 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    As they continue to accumulate co-signs from hip-hop’s finest (working with Kendrick Lamar on DAMN., welcoming Snoop Dogg to a remix of their own “Lavender,”) BADBADNOTGOOD is gearing keep reading » The post BADBADNOTGOOD Share Shimmering Cover of Andy Shauf’s “To You,” Curating New ‘LateNightTales’ Compilation appeared first on Ok…
  7. Spidey Eats Churos, Tests His Suit and Runs into Donald Glover in New ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer

    05.24 / 18:13 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    With a month and a half still between us and the official unveiling of Spider-Man: Homecoming and two trailers already out of the way, fans of the web-slinger keep reading » The post Spidey Eats Churos, Tests His Suit and Runs into Donald Glover in New ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer appeared first on Ok…
  8. How Did Childish Gambino’s “Redbone” Become The Latest Meme?

    05.24 / 16:18 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    There is no denying that “Redbone” was one of the standout tracks from Childish Gambino‘s Awaken, My Love album. But recently the song has become a popular keep reading » The post How Did Childish Gambino’s “Redbone” Become The Latest Meme? appeared first on O…
  9. Jamie Foxx To Embark On Summer Stand-Up Tour

    05.24 / 15:18 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    Jamie Foxx is making a return to stand-up comedy this year. During an interview with Michael Strahan at New York City’s 92 Street Y center, keep reading » The post Jamie Foxx To Embark On Summer Stand-Up Tour appeared first on…
  10. Thundercat Joins Shabazz Palaces on Brooding New Single “Since C.A.Y.A.”

    05.24 / 15:18 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    In case you missed the memo, Shabazz Palaces will return this summer with not one, but two new albums. Both Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. keep reading » The post Thundercat Joins Shabazz Palaces on Brooding New Single “Since C.A.Y.A.” appeared first on Oka…
  11. Hannibal Buress Explains Why Comedians Should Give Hecklers a Platform on ‘Desus and Mero’

    05.24 / 15:18 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    VICELAND‘s Desus & Mero, home to only the most illustrious guests, was blessed by an appearance from comedian and medium-famous celebrity, Hannibal Buress, last night. keep reading » The post Hannibal Buress Explains Why Comedians Should Give Hecklers a Platform on ‘Desus and Mero’ appeared first on…
  12. Young RJ Gets Assistance From Pete Rock & Boldy James on the Introspective “Wait”

    05.24 / 11:19 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    For almost 20 years, Young RJ has been a vital part of hip-hop, working in the shadows. He came up as a producer, doing production keep reading » The post Young RJ Gets Assistance From Pete Rock & Boldy James on the Introspective “Wait” appeared first on…
  13. Jamila Woods & Chance the Rapper Are Looking For a High Schooler to Direct the Video for “LSD”

    05.24 / 09:25 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    Right now, there’s a high school kid in Chicago daydreaming about being the next great music video director. Jamila Woods and Chance the Rapper are keep reading » The post Jamila Woods & Chance the Rapper Are Looking For a High Schooler to Direct the Video for “LSD” appeared first on…
  14. DJ Clark Kent Remembers the Last Conversation He Had with The Notorious B.I.G.

    05.24 / 03:42 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    The year 1997 was one of the most eventful years in hip-hop history. Consider what swirled around The Notorious B.I.G. who died that year on March 9th, but keep reading » The post DJ Clark Kent Remembers the Last Conversation He Had with The Notorious B.I.G. appeared first on Ok…
  15. Some Genius Mashed a Pair of Mariah Carey and Bruno Mars Songs

    05.23 / 22:43 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    The mash-up game has been in high gear in 2017. Next up, an extra-heavy dose of nostalgia a la Bruno Mars‘ recent penchant for mid-eighties keep reading » The post Some Genius Mashed a Pair of Mariah Carey and Bruno Mars Songs appeared first on…
  16. Lil Kim, Eve and Trina Join Missy Elliott on Ferocious “I’m Better” Remix

    05.23 / 21:40 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    Gotta give it to the queen. Ever since Missy Elliott stole the Super Bowl halftime show from perpetually-awkward Katy Perry, it’s been all systems go. keep reading » The post Lil Kim, Eve and Trina Join Missy Elliott on Ferocious “I’m Better” Remix appeared first on…
  17. Black Man To Spend 10 Years In Jail Despite Being Found Not Guilty

    05.23 / 21:40 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    A black man in Georgia who was found not guilty of armed robbery will still serve up to 10 years in jail for a prior keep reading » The post Black Man To Spend 10 Years In Jail Despite Being Found Not Guilty appeared first on…
  18. Watch The A-List-Only Trailer for Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine’s ‘The Defiant Ones’ Documentary

    05.23 / 19:39 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    If Dr. Dre‘s relationship with Suge Knight defined west coast hip-hop in the nineties, his relationship with Interscope’s Jimmy Iovine set the tone for the era keep reading » The post Watch The A-List-Only Trailer for Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine’s ‘The Defiant Ones’ Documentary appeared first on …
  19. Black Lives Matter Founders To Receive Sydney Peace Prize

    05.23 / 19:39 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    The Black Lives Matter movement will be awarded this year’s Sydney Peace Prize. The award, which Australia’s Sydney University has offered since 1998, normally goes keep reading » The post Black Lives Matter Founders To Receive Sydney Peace Prize appeared first on…
  20. Kaytranada and Govales Join Chewii on Raunchy, Playful New Single

    05.23 / 19:39 okayplayer.com Okayplayer.com - Music
    Kaytranada is quickly (and not-so-quietly) earning this year’s crown for king of the collaboration. Just last week, Montreal’s beat maven released the joint Ocean & Montana EP keep reading » The post Kaytranada and Govales Join Chewii on Raunchy, Playful New Single appeared first on O…