2019 Billboard Music Awards

2019 Billboard Music Awards: See All the Nominees

Nominees for the 2019 Billboard Music Awards have been announced with Cardi B leading the field at 21. The rapper picked up nods for her debut album Invasion of Privacy, hit single “I Like It” and appears in several artist categories, including Top Artist. Drake and Post Malone follow with 17 nominations each, while Travis Scott picked up 12 and the late XXXTentacion received 10 posthumous nominations. Kelly Clarkson returns to host the show, which will be held May 1 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Check out the full list of nominees below.

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iHeartRadio Music Awards Nominations Revealed

The 2019 awards season keeps getting more exciting, as nominations for the iHeartRadio Music Awards nominations were announced today by iHeartMedia.    Continue reading “iHeartRadio Music Awards Nominations Revealed”

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Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar Dominate Rap Tour Sales Figures

Summer concert season is officially here and with dozens of rap artists on tour, the genre is dominating the ticketing market with red-hot sales figures. We analyzed data from ten current touring artists to see how they compare in terms of overall sales and cost of tickets per show. Unsurprisingly, consistent favorites like Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and Jay-Z proved to be some of the top performers. Continue reading “Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar Dominate Rap Tour Sales Figures”

Drake Extends Aubrey and the Three Amigos Tour by 11 Dates

By popular demand, Drake has added nearly a dozen new shows to his highly-anticipated Aubrey and the Three Amigos tour. The Platinum-selling rapper will extend his stay in various cities by adding more dates to his already packed itinerary. Continue reading “Drake Extends Aubrey and the Three Amigos Tour by 11 Dates”

2018 Billboard Music Awards Predictions

The Billboard Music Awards are here once again to celebrate the achievements of the artists behind today’s biggest musical hits. This year’s show will feature must-see performances from Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, Dua Lipa and more. But what about the awards themselves? We’re breaking down all of the competitive categories and sizing up who all the potential winners are. Check out our Billboard Music Awards predictions below.

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Drake announces massive ‘Aubrey and the Three Amigos’ Tour

Rap powerhouse Drake has unveiled dates for an expansive North American tour, Live Nation announced today. He will be joined by special guests Migos for the massive Aubrey and the Three Amigos Tour.  Continue reading “Drake announces massive ‘Aubrey and the Three Amigos’ Tour”

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2017 American Music Awards Preview

The 2017 American Music Awards will celebrate the best artists, songs, and albums to grace radio waves over the past year. Ahead of tonight’s show, we’re breaking down each award category and predicting the potential winner. Continue reading “2017 American Music Awards Preview”

Jay-Z makes history with Songwriters Hall of Fame induction

Weekly Artist Spotlight: JAY-Z returns with 4:44

JAY-Z has been having quite the year. He made history as the first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame, restyled his moniker once more, oh, and did we mention that he and Beyoncé welcomed two new heirs to music’s reigning royal family? On top of all that, he has finally gifted impatient fans with his latest full-length album, 4:44, which is quickly being praised as one of his best yet.  Continue reading “Weekly Artist Spotlight: JAY-Z returns with 4:44”

Song of the Summer 2017: All the Contenders

Today, June 21, marks the official start of summer, though in the music world the season is nearing its peak as a slew of artists across all genres are competing for the coveted Song of the Summer title. Every year it’s inevitable, as the radio plays an endless parade of dance-worthy, overly catchy earworms during each pool party, road trip, and practically every summer activity in between. With school out and summer officially in full swing, let’s explore the top contenders for Song of the Summer 2017.  Continue reading “Song of the Summer 2017: All the Contenders”