1. Aaliyah and Drake Mash-Up: The Juice-y Debate

    August 06, 2012 4:40 PM EDT On Sunday (Aug. 5), Drake released "Enough Said," a collaboration he concocted with main producer Noah "40" Shebib and Aaliyah , the R&B star who was killed in a plane crash in August 2001. The song, billed as Aaliyah's "Enough Said" featuring Drake, is…

  2. Aaliyah Featuring Drake, 'Enough Said': Listen

    August 05, 2012 6:00 PM EDT Days after word hit the 'net that Drake is to reportedly executive produce an posthumous Aaliyah album, producer, Noah "40" Shebib, posts a song by the later singer featuring Drizzy. The artwork of "Enough Said," as MissInfo.tv pointed out, has the logo of both Drake&…

  3. Drake to Executive Produce Posthumous Aaliyah Album?

    August 01, 2012 3:25 PM EDT Report says Drake will also debut an Aaliyah-assited song at 2012 OVO Festival Drake may have something special planned for this year's OVO festival, taking place on Sunday (August 5) in Toronto. According to HipHopDX , a close source says Drake is set to debut a new song on Sunday which…

  4. LeBron James Playlist: Updated Championship Edition

    June 22, 2012 1:30 PM EDT Songs for the Newly Crowned NBA Star Last week, Billboard.com unveiled a playlist for basketball superstar LeBron James, who had just entered his third NBA Finals in nine seasons and his second with the Miami Heat. After the Heat lost in the final round last year to the Dallas Mavericks,…

  5. Missy Elliott and Timbaland Debut New Song in NYC

    April 06, 2012 1:20 PM EDT Last night (April 5), Missy Elliott and Timbaland reunited on stage to perform a new song at Hennessey's 'White Rabbit' campaign launch event in NYC. The untitled cut samples lyrics from Run D.M.C. 's "Here We Go (Live at the Funhouse)," according to HipHopDX .…

  6. Producer: New Aaliyah Album on Way

    March 06, 2012 3:04 PM EST A new album of material from the late singer Aaliyah may be nearing completion, over a decade after her untimely death in 2001. On Sunday, Producer Jeffrey "J. Dub" Walker broke the news on his Twitter account (@JDUBAKAGOAT). He wrote: "Just got great news today; the smash…

  7. Exclusive: Whitney Houston's Last Songs to Be Featured in 'Sparkle' Film

    February 11, 2012 11:10 PM EST The last songs Whitney Houston recorded will be heard in the film "Sparkle," one on camera and the other during the closing credits. Remembering Whitney SLIDESHOW: Her Life in Photos • Artists, Execs React on Twitter • Whitney Houston Dead at 48 • Her Legendary Chart Career • Is…

  8. Missy Elliott, Timbaland Plotting Solo Album 'Movement'

    February 07, 2012 5:12 PM EST Missy Elliott and Timbaland will both launch new albums this summer, Timbaland told MTV News . "Me and Missy are both coming out with our albums at the same time, and it will be in June," he said. "Right now, we're just preparing to get both our videos, our first singles…

  9. Jay-Z Enters New Musical Heights at Carnegie Hall

    February 07, 2012 9:50 AM EST Many notable artists have performed at Carnegie Hall, but last night (Mon. Feb 6), the stage belonged to Jay-Z . Jay-Z, born Shawn Carter, is the second hip-hop act to perform at Carnegie Hall. Wyclef Jean did so in 2001, acoompanied by Stevie Wonder , Eric Clapton and Whitney Houston . Jay-Z…

  10. J. Cole Talks 'Cole World': Video Track-By-Track

    September 27, 2011 11:45 AM EDT "Cole World: The Sideline Story," the debut album from North Carolina MC J. Cole, arrives today (Sept. 27) after years of slow-growing hype and a handful of mixtapes that allowed the young rapper to polish his delivery. Since releasing debut mixtape "The Come Up" and…

  11. Whitney Houston in Talks to Star Alongside Jordin Sparks in 'Sparkle' Remake

    September 12, 2011 10:14 PM EDT Whitney Houston, making her first return to movies since 1996's "The Preacher's Wife," is in negotiations to star in "Sparkle," Sony Pictures remake of the 1976 music-themed drama. American Idol winner Jordin Sparks and actor Mike Epps also are set to star. Mara…

  12. Keyshia Cole Talks New Album, Upcoming Reality Show and Kevin Liles

    August 30, 2011 1:05 PM EDT Fans will get a sneak peak into the making of Keyshia Cole 's fifth studio album in her upcoming reality show, Family First. "We're in the studio now, working on a new album and doing [Family First] now too," Keyshia Cole told Billboard.com's The Juice. Keyshia Cole,…

  13. DMX Arrested for Speeding, Suspended License

    August 25, 2011 3:35 PM EDT Just a little over a month after his completion of a seven-month sentence, DMX is arrested again after being stopped for surpassing the speed limit. DMX Talks 'Priceless' Memories With Aaliyah According to TMZ , the rapper was driving 102 MPH in a 65 MPH zone. He was then arrested…

  14. Brandy Speaks on Her Friendship With Aaliyah

    August 25, 2011 3:15 PM EDT "She was the first girl on the scene. She came out before Monica and I did, and she was our inspiration," Brandy tells The Juice of Aaliyah . It was different with Aaliyah and Brandy. Femme camaraderie trumped competition. Besides being side by side on the Billboard charts, with…

  15. There's Something About Aaliyah

    August 25, 2011 1:40 PM EDT There's something about her. To this day, even 10 years after her passing on August 25, 2001, Aaliyah draws you in. Her allure lies upon the medley of her velvety vocals and her effortless transition from vulnerability to sensuality and back again. We still fawn over each piece of…

  16. Aaliyah's Top 10 Billboard Hits

    August 25, 2011 8:30 AM EDT   5. "Rock the Boat " Peak Position: 2 Peak Date: 10/27/01 Weeks On Chart: 26 One of the seven of Aaliyah's longest charted tracks, "Rock the Boat" is bittersweet -- although it features Aaliyah's singing at its best, she passed away in a tragic plane crash when…

  17. DMX Talks 'Priceless' Moments With Aaliyah

    August 24, 2011 2:50 PM EDT DMX isn't known for his soft side but he's always been vocal for his love for Aaliyah . In the tribute version of Aaliyah's "Miss You," DMX opens the music video with heartfelt words to the singer. "Dearest, sweet Aaliyah. I have trouble accepting the fact that…

  18. Keyshia Cole, Monica, SWV, Ciara & More Female Singers Talk Aaliyah's Influence

    August 24, 2011 9:20 AM EDT Aaliyah's impact transcends further than the hip-hop and R&B realm. From style to the effortless harmony of sensuality and vulnerability, close to ten years from her passing Aaliyah's infuence is still present. In remembrance of Aaliyah, Billboard.com's The Juice we asked…

  19. Damon Dash Talks Losing Aaliyah: 'Nothing Prepares You for That'

    August 24, 2011 8:30 AM EDT Thursday marks ten years since we were struck with the devastating news that one of music's most talented artists, Aaliyah , had died in a small plane crash in The Bahamas. Keyshia Cole, Monica, SWV, Ciara & More Female Singers Talk Aaliyah's Influence To those who were dear and…

  20. J. Cole Premieres Debut Album at NYC Listening Session

    August 18, 2011 12:20 PM EDT "I'm mad nervous," J. Cole confessed in the first of two listening sessions for his upcoming LP, "Cole World: The Sideline Story," due Sept. 27. Those in attendance and attentive were Roc Nation publicists Jana Fleishman, also publicist to Jay-Z, and Megan Miller, Roc…

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