The final episode of Empire‘s first season airs tonight. While we wait to see what goes down in the two-hour finale, relive the top musical moments from the first season so far, including V. Bozeman‘s “What Is Love,” “Drip Drop,” and Jennifer Hudson‘s “Remember The Music.”
Between beefing with Papa Johns, and announcing her exodus from Twitter. Iggy Aazalea found time to play a ride-or-die chick, in her new video for “Trouble.” The video features Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson, as a no-nonsense cop in constant pursuit of Iggy’s trouble making boyfriend.
Yesterday was Brandy Norwood‘s 35th birthday. We have to say, we’re a little shocked. It feels like Brandy’s been in the game so long she could have been 100. To celebrate, we’re taking a look back at her musical duel with Monica, “The Boy Is Mine” and we’re going to decide once and for all who won that fight. And it’s not just Brandy vs Monica we’re concerned with today. We’re going head to head for Usher vs R. Kelly, Beyonce vs Shakira, Michael Jackson vs Paul McCartney and a host of other iconic romantic song battles. Want to know who came out on top? Check out our rankings after the jump. Read more…
Mariah Carey has trouble lip-syncing to “Fantasy,” Jennifer Lawrence and James Newton Howard’s “The Hanging Tree” sells over a million digital copies, Katy Perry and John Mayer are back in full relationship swing, and more on Last Lap.
Jennifer Hudson‘s new album JHUD is out today! And in celebration of her newest release, we thought we’d take a look back at her transformation from budding singer on American Idol to glamorous Oscar winner and sleek R&B diva. We all fell in love with Jennifer during her time on Idol, when her style was all cute girly dresses. And while she didn’t break the Top Five during her season, she ended up scooping up a Best Supporting Actress Oscar just a few years later, wearing a gorgeous gold gown to match her new status in life.
Like the rest of us, you’re probably ready for more Jennifer Hudson in your life. Lucky for you, you can stream her brand new album JHUD starting NOW until Tuesday, September 23 at 10 am at jenniferhudson.vh1.com. Read more…
The long-awaited James Brown biopic Get On Upexplores the late Godfather of Soul’s legacy that continues to influence hip-hop, R&B, funk, and nearly every other musical genre to this day. The great JB changed the game over the course of his half-century career, and artists still strive to emulate his passionate live performances, howling vocals, and impossibly high levels of swagger. Some of those artists — including Jennifer Hudson— chatted with us about Mr. Brown’s untouchable body of work that was all his own. He truly was the hardest working man in all of show biz!
The greatest Independence Day party is of course the Philly 4th Of July Jam. But when these artists aren’t putting on a fantastic show, they like to celebrate in their own way. And as you would imagine, they go hard. We had exclusive interviews with members of the line up as they told us what their July 4th celebrations typically entail (hint: red, white, blue and awesomeness).