Singer Natalie Cole Dead At 65

Singer Natalie Cole Dead At 65

Chart-topping R&B singer Natalie Cole, who followed her famous father in the music business with hits like “This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) and “Unforgettable,” died at age 65. Natalie Cole, sister beloved & of substance and sound. May her soul rest in peace,” tweeted the Rev. Jesse Jackson on New Year’s Day. Cole, who […]

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The Story Of Wendell Scott, The First African American NASCAR Driver (Video)

Wendell Scott began his driving career in the South during the Jim Crow era. In this StoryCorps animated short, Driven, his son and grandson remember Scott’s racing days in the ‘60s and ‘70s. “It was like Picasso, like a great artist doing his work,” says his son, Frank. “But he couldn’t get the support…he did […]


Future – March Madness Ft. Nas (Remix)

Nas makes a surprise appearance on Future’s “March Madness” remix. Tonight’s episode of OVO Sound included a few exciting exclusives. Drake’s “Summer Sixteen” may have been the highlight, but one of the most surprising moments of the evening was when Nas began rapping over Future’s “March Madness.” Being one of the biggest tracks of 2015, […]


Drake – Summer Sixteen

Drake has announced that he will drop his highly anticipated album Views From The 6 this upcoming April. “We’re here working overtime on it tryna make it everything I know it should be and the album itself will be coming in April 2016.” Are you excited? When isn’t OVO Sound an event that must be […]


Meek Mill – 4/4 Part 2

As we predicted, Meek Mill has released another EP, and he did so during the live stream of OVO Sound Radio. Like the first 4/4, 4/4 Part 2 contains 4 tracks. Unlike the first installment, though, there are a few features on the new EP — coming from Dave East, Omelly, and last but not […]

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Kanye West Responds To Amber Rose On Twitter

Kanye West has responded to Amber Rose – and true to form, he didn’t hold back. Over one day after his ex-girlfriend shared an explicit tweet about his sexual preferences, the rapper denied her claims on Twitter. “Exes can be mad but just know I never let them play with my ass,” West, 38, wrote […]


Blac Chyna Arrested For Public Intoxication

  Blac Chyna has been arrested on a public intoxication charge in Austin, PEOPLE has confirmed. The model and girlfriend of Rob Kardashian was flying from Los Angeles to London for a personal appearance at the Beorma Club, sources told PEOPLE earlier Friday. She never made it to her final destination and was arrested during […]


Chris Brown- “M.F.T.R.” (Remix)

Early on Sunday morning Chris blessed his fans with a little treat. The singer released his very own solo remix version of Pusha T’s song “M.F.T.R.” off his current album “King Push: Darkest Before Dawn: The Prelude.” The original version features hit-maker The Dream on the hook, but Breezy takes on the song by himself. […]


Kanye West “SWISH” Revealed Tracklist

Taking to Twitter to express his happiness with being “finished with the best album of all time”, Kanye West unveiled the official (and extremely illegible) tracklisting for his much anticipated forthcoming album, SWISH, which is due out February 11th. It’s safe to say that we’re all pretty excited for Yeezy’s new album, even if his […]


Dame Dash Speaks About His Cousin’s Stacey Dash’s Comments On Black History Month

Stacey Dash sparked public outrage yesterday when she called for the end of BET, the Image Awards, and all programming specifically related to African-Americans. By her logic, black folks are hypocrites and segregationists for endorsing systems that aren’t inclusive of white people. She is a dumbazz. Dr. Boyce Watkins scored an interview with Stacey’s cousin, […]


Missy Elliott Features Asap Ferg On Her New Album

He was Trap Lord on the last album, but now A$AP Ferg sounds like he’s entering Hood Pope terrain this go around. And by “go around,” we mean the trails currently leading toward his brand new studio album, Always Strive And Prosper. In between crafting behind the scene work on projects like his Traplord x […]


Janet Hubert Comes After Jada Pinkett-Smith Because Of Her Oscar Statement (Video)

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air‘s Janet Hubert just came out swingin’ at former co-star Will Smith and his ladylove Jada Pinkett-Smith, who recently released a video voicing her desire to boycott the Oscars for the lack of diversity in their nominees. Hubert released a 4-minute video on YouTube calling Jada out, and goodness, the sass cannot be denied. “First […]