Dirty Allegations Surround Ousted Billboard CEO John Amato

Dirty Allegations Surround Ousted Billboard CEO John Amato

Billboard is a magazine, music-ranking authority, and entertainment brand that was founded way, way back in 1894. Which means that Billboard — along with The Hollywood Reporter — will probably weather this latest crisis.  But firing the problem only goes so far towards solving it. John Amato, the Chief Executive Officer The Hollywood Reporter-Billboard Media Group, was recently dismissed for undisclosed circumstances.  […]

Vinyl Sales Have Grown 66.6% In Canada This Year Alone

Vinyl Sales Have Grown 66.6% In Canada This Year Alone

When it comes to the music consumption habits Canada, some interesting trends have emerged during the first half 2018. In particular, vinyl records enjoyed a surge 66.6 percent, according to Nielsen’s mid-year report.  In 2017, there were 300,000 vinyl LPs sold, but that number jumped to 400,000 vinyl LPs in 2018. Just last week, we reported that sales vinyl records were up […]

Virgil Abloh Is Making German Techno Music

Virgil Abloh Is Making German Techno Music

Although Virgil Abloh is the creative director one the biggest fashion houses in the world, he is also known for dipping his toes in the music industry. He’s directed a video for Lil Uzi Vert, has worked closely with Kanye over the years and has been known for his live DJ sets. Until now, though, he’s never actually made his […]

Mac Miller Faces His Demons In "Self Care" Video & No, The Song Isn't About Ariana Grande

Mac Miller Faces His Demons In "Self Care" Video & No, The Song Isn't About Ariana Grande

Mac Miller is preparing to release SWIMMING, the follow-up to 2016’s The Divine Feminine, on August 3. Ahead its release, he’s started rolling out material from the project. On Thursday (July 12), Miller shared the first video from the album, “Self Care.” Directed by Christian Weber, the visual begins with the Pittsburgh native rapping from a cfin, where he takes […]

Terrell Owens Sending Custom Shoes To Fellow Hall Of Fame Inductees

Terrell Owens Sending Custom Shoes To Fellow Hall Of Fame Inductees

Terrell Owens won’t be attending the Pro Football Hall Fame ceremony in Canton, Ohio next month, but he still plans to celebrate the momentous occasion with his fellow Class 2018 inductees.  Owens took to social media yesterday to reveal custom Vans slip-ons for Brian Dawkins, Ray Lewis, Randy Moss, Brian Urlacher, Jerry Kramer, Bobby Beathard and Robert Brazile, to commemorate their […]

Chance The Rapper Thinks "Fortnite" Should Pay Rappers For Using Their Dances

Chance The Rapper Thinks "Fortnite" Should Pay Rappers For Using Their Dances

“Fortnite” is one the biggest crazes right now in the gaming world with everyone from kids to grown men dedicating themselves to the game. One part the game that’s been interesting to watch is the adaptation popular dance crazes into their “emotes.” We’ve seen Blocboy JB’s “Shoot” dance and 2Milly’s “Milly Rock” recreated into these emotes. However, Chance The Rapper […]