The Beat: Frank Ocean Cancels Tour, Rihanna Opens Up, Carly Rae Tops Again
The Beat: Frank Ocean Cancels Tour, Rihanna Opens Up, Carly Rae Tops Again

Welcome to the Thursday, December 20 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts.

In today's episode, J.B. has the latest headlines about Frank Ocean's favorite albums, DMX's "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" rendition, Patti Smith and more. Tune in below!

Be sure to come back to Billboard.com each weekday afternoon to watch a fresh episode of "The Beat."

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