WHAT'S HOT?

Home > News > Music News
 

Music News Page 1111

Juelz Santana Blames Cam'ron for Album Delay

February 26, 2008 03:15:11 GMT


Just when people start wondering where Juelz Santana is heading to with his music career, the rapper showed up with some explanation. The Def Jam artist who has not released any new studio album since the 2005 "What the Game's Been Missing!" is blaming the lack of productivity to Cam'ron.

Although it has been rumored for sometime that Juelz is feuding with his fellow Dipset crew members like Cam'ron and Jim Jones, it is the first time that he addressed the situation. The 25-year-old sat down in an interview with Hot 97's Angie Martinez, explaining that he needs to settle on some things with Cam'ron fist before moving on with his studio work.

Jay-Z and Nas Teaming for New Album in 2009?


February 26, 2008 02:52:10 GMT


Beside running his clubs, hotel chains, clothing line, new ad agency and many other business ventures, Jay-Z is moving on with his music career. The 38-year-old reportedly is talking with fellow rapper Nas to work on a joint album which will be released in early 2009.

New York Daily News' gossip column reported that Jay-Z will release the collaborative album which is tentatively titled "The Kings of Hip Hop" through his new but not yet confirmed label, Carter Music Group. Jay-Z himself is due to release a studio album this year while Nas has also set date April 22 for his album "Nigger".

Preview of Mariah Carey's 'Touch My Body' Video

February 26, 2008 02:18:11 GMT


A less than half a minute clip from Mariah Carey's highly-anticipated music video, "Touch My Body" has been circulating on-line. The short footage reportedly is a preview of the full-length video which will be premiered on Wednesday, February 27.

As previously reported, the video is directed by movie maker Brett Ratner and features Jack McBrayer who is mostly known as Kenneth in TV series "30 Rock". And commenting on working with the artist Ratner previously said, "Mariah looks better than she has ever looked... It's ridiculous."

Video Premiere: Mary J. Blige's 'Come to Me (Peace)'

February 25, 2008 09:01:13 GMT


Mary J. Blige has premiered the music video of "Come to Me (Peace)", a track from her latest release, "Growing Pains" on Yahoo! Music. Since the song is used as soundtrack to "Meet the Browns", the video is inserted with some scenes from the Tyler Perry-directed movie.

Meanwhile, it was reported that Blige is shooting for the actual third single from "Growing Pains". The track chosen as the follow up to "Just Fine" and "Work That" is the Dre & Vidal-produced "Hurt Again".

Britney Spears' New Video Sneak Peek on TRL Plus Family Duet

February 25, 2008 06:25:44 GMT


A release schedule for Britney Spears' new music video promotion has been set to be on MTV's TRL. A sneak peek of "Break The Ice" the video is slated to be played on the channel today, February 25. The single is the third from her recent release, "Blackout".

Britney has reportedly been training at Los Angeles' Millennium Dance Complex in preparation of the video. The TV guide listing for "TRL" announced "We're going to snitch a look at 'Break the Ice', the next music video from a way-under-the-radar performer by the name of Britney Spears."

'Little Miss Obsessive', Ashlee Simpson's Official New Single

February 25, 2008 05:01:04 GMT


Ashlee Simpson has unveiled a new single from her upcoming album, "Bittersweet World" which is due April 15. The single is called "Little Miss Obsessive" and has been taking impact on radio outlets since last week.

Not yet confirmed to be the second single from the album, "Little Miss Obsessive" is featuring Tom Higgenson of Plain White T's. In the song that opens with a mid-tempo piano line, Simpson sings "Little miss obsessive, can't get over it."

Paul McCartney Woking on New Album With Youth


February 25, 2008 04:28:40 GMT


Despite his turbulent personal life following his difficult divorce from model Heather Mills, Paul McCartney is still milking his creative juice by writing his next album. The Beatle is working on the follow up to 2007 "Memory Almost Full" with producer Youth.

He is working on the set in his Icklesham, East Sussex studio. A spokesperson for the artist explained, "Paul started recording last week, but he has been writing for a while. It should be ready by the summer."

Avril Lavigne Tapping Jonas Brothers as Tour Support?


February 25, 2008 03:13:01 GMT


Gossip site PerezHilton reported that Avril Lavigne is in desperate attempt to sell her concert tickets for her upcoming outing, The Best Damn Tour. The singer reportedly has added Jonas Brothers as her supporting act to boost the ticket sales.

The site revealed that her tour is "so underselling that she is taking drastic measures to sell tickets", including adding one more supporting act. Should Jonas Brothers really are on board, then they will join the previously confirmed act Boys Like Girls to be Lavigne's openers.

The Black Crowes Unhappy With Maxim's Review on 'Warpaint'

February 23, 2008 06:34:33 GMT


Unhappy with the way a Maxim's writer has reviewed their new album "Warpaint", The Black Crowes have released a statement lashing out the publication on their official site. The album received two-and-a-half stars out of five in the review despite the fact that the writer reportedly has not listened to the CD.

"The writer - who has not heard the album since advance CDs were not made available - wrote what appears to be a disparaging assessment anyway, citing, 'it hasn't left Chris Robinson and the gang much room for growth,'" read a post on the band's official Website. The review appears on the March issue of the magazine.

The Kinks' Reunion Not So Imminent

February 23, 2008 06:01:14 GMT


The end of last year, there were rumors that U.K. act The Kinks will reunite with all the original members on board. Member Ray Davis has put a break in this, saying that fans should not get their hopes up too high.

Ray admitted that there indeed have been several discussions regarding the reunion with guitarist Dave Davies, bassist Pete Quaife and drummer Mick Avory. However, Dave is still recovering from his stroke in 2004 although he had shown some progress and starts playing.

Lil Wayne Set New Date for 'Tha Carter III' and Explained Why

February 23, 2008 05:11:41 GMT


Once again Lil Wayne has put on a new release date for his new effort, "Tha Carter III" which was originally intended for January. The much-delayed album is now arriving in April and Wayne has some explanation for the delays.

"I make it worse for Universal (Records)," Wayne spoke to MTV on his tour bus. "I keep doing new songs every other day. I don't stop working, so I don't know when they gonna get that. Everything I do be better than the last, like, 'Oh, this gotta make the album!' "

Paramore NOT Breaking Up, Just Being Honest

February 23, 2008 04:45:08 GMT


Paramore's cryptic message on their official blog earlier this week that announced their absence from the European tour has led to many speculations, including a break-up. In anticipation to this, frontwoman Haylie Williams has posted another message confirming that they are not splitting up.

Williams insists that they were just hitting rock bottom and therefore decided to be honest with their fans. However, when gossips started mushrooming about their plan to part ways, Williams set the record straight. The post read: "Since we posted the last entry, we've gotten tons of phone calls and people posting things on websites saying that we are breaking up. i just want to make it clear, though, that by posting two nights ago we weren't saying the band was over."

U2, Madonna, Led Zeppelin Eyed for World Peace Concert

February 23, 2008 04:11:32 GMT


U2, Madonna, Led Zeppelin, and Justin Timberlake are names that possibly will headline World Peace One (WP1) concert later this May. Organizers are reportedly taking into accounts to tap big artists to deliver their message in bring the world to peace through music.

Should the deal is reached, then the stars will be traveling internationally starting from May 17 in Beijing, China; Istanbul, Turkey; London; Johannesburg; Miami; United Arab Emirates; Portugal; Brazil; Puerto Rico; Colombia; India and possibly other locations. They will be joined by local artists in each place.

Klaxons Planning Further Collaborations With Rihanna

February 22, 2008 07:05:17 GMT


Liking her duet with rock band Klaxons at recent BRIT Awards performance, Rihanna has uttered her willingness to release the version as a single. The unlikely duet resulted in a mix of Rihanna's "Umbrella" which new arrangement was done by the band.

"It's a different tempo and everything," Rihanna told 6music, "But I actually want to release a version like that. Maybe the same version. I really, really liked it." Interestingly, few days before the performance, Klaxons' frontman James Righton revealed that Rihanna's people kept sending the versions that they offered back because they were not suitable.

Video Premiere: Shaggy's 'What's Love' Feat. Akon


February 22, 2008 06:37:33 GMT


MySpace.com has exclusively premiered the music video of Shaggy's new single "What's Love" on Wednesday, February 20. The video was directed by Hype Williams and features its song collaborator, Akon.

In conjunction to its video premiere, there is a special behind-the-scenes making of this "high concept, high fashion video" according to Shaggy's MySpace. The video that features lots of women is dubbed "sexy" by the rapper.
Page 1111 of 1325 FIRST « » LAST
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter