Think of your relationship with your best friend. What would happen if he got a divorce? Went to jail? Dissed you in a popular song? Friendships are hard to maintain, but if these hip hop besties have taught us anything, it’s that nothing is more powerful than friendship itself.
Ed Sheeran likes to do things his own way. While most people keep diaries or snap photos of their memories, Sheeran gets tattoos. Get to know the stories behind each colorful tattoo and find out why this ink expert suggests staying in shape will help your beloved tattoos in the long run.
I’m HitFix.com Oscar blogger and ‘A League of Their Own’ superfan Louis Virtel. In this episode of Madonna Dearest, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Madge in a candlelit dungeon to discuss her feelings about Oscar nominees like “Boyhood” (She loves it), “Interstellar” (She loathes the missed potential), and “Into the Woods” (Don’t ask).
Ed Sheeran is a nice guy– or so we thought (JK). Let YOK’s Ella Henderson explain why music’s sweetheart gave Henderson the big fat middle finger and how this emerging star snapped selfies with music icon Paul McCartney.
Happy days are here again Fall Out Boy fanatics. The boys release their brand new album American Beauty / American Psycho today, chock full of anthemic melodies, infectious hooks and the band’s usual mix of poignant lyrics without the pretentsion. There’s a song on the new album called “Favorite Record” and to mark today’s release we handed bassist Pete Wentz a bag full of some of his favorite records (hopefully) and others that relate to his past and asked him to talk about what they meant to him. Read more…
Justin Bieber responds to Saturday Night Live‘s Calvin Klein spoof, Jessie J reveals how talented she is with her mouth closed, New Kids on the Block‘s upcoming tour will make any 90′s baby go insane and more on First Dibs.
Die-hard fans claim that music has saved their lives in troubled times. While we’ve totally been there, today we’re taking it a step further with instances when musicians have literally saved lives or otherwise contributed more than their musical talents to the common good. Some are in the right place at the right time when disaster strikes. Others use their vast cultural influence to make a difference.
Have your favorite bands always been in harmony when creating classic albums? Not even close. Groups have endured lineup shifts, breakups, and fist fights while giving fans the best music ever. Members of The Police hated each other so much while making Synchronicity that they couldn’t record in the same room. Destiny’s Child dropped, added, and again dropped members ahead of Survivor, and a romantic split in No Doubt led to the band’s biggest single.
Last night MTV aired the follow up installment to Nicki MinajMy Time series with My Time Again. The first episode explored the glamorous fun pop star Nicki with crazy outfits and colorful wigs. This time around MTV decided to showcase a different side of the superstar tackling personal issues in her private life, which she usually succeeds at keeping concealed from the masses, and releasing her latest album The PinkPrint. This is Nicki at her most raw.