1. Jodeci Returns With New Epic Album & Video

    February 25, 2015 6:58 PM EST Timbaland co-produces two tracks on the March 31 set, the group's first new album since 1995. UPDATE: The video has arrived! Find it at the bottom of the post. After a 20-year recording hiatus, the long-rumored return of popular '90s R&B group Jodeci is finally a reality. The…

  2. Clive Davis to Receive Harvard Hasty Pudding Award

    January 22, 2015 8:04 PM EST Music producer and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Clive Davis is this year's winner of the highest honor awarded by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770. Davis will receive the Order of the Golden Sphinx award at a gala in New York City on April 13. The…

  3. BSBB Round 2: Katy Perry feat. Juicy J, "Dark Horse" vs. Shakira feat. Rihanna, "Can't Remember To Forget You"

    December 14, 2014 10:01 AM EST Best Song Bracket Battle: View the Matchups | Critics and Rules Dark Horse Katy Perry feat. Juicy J Can't Remember To Forget You Shakira feat. Rihanna MEGAN BUERGER: Katy Perry and Juicy J are the greatest pop-rap dream team since J. Lo and Ja Rule, and "Dark Horse" is the…

  4. Katy Perry Goes Egyptian Neon for 'Dark Horse' At BRIT Awards: Watch

    February 19, 2014 4:57 PM EST Katy Perry's trip across the pond had her looking on the bright side of things, as the singer opted for neon when she took London's O2 Arena stage to perform "Dark Horse" at the BRIT Awards on Wednesday (Feb. 19). The singer contrasted her gothic Grammy run with a…

  5. Gene Simmons Q&A: On Kiss Empire, New Album and Advice for Lady Gaga

    October 05, 2012 11:00 AM EDT "You wanted the best, you got the best!" has been Kiss' battle cry for nearly 40 years. Anyone making that boast can't afford to be modest, something Kiss bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons is clearly not. His public confidence seldom falters, but after selling 100 million…

  6. Cali Swag District Overcomes Member's Death on Debut LP

    July 19, 2011 9:00 AM EDT Picture the last 15 months in the life of Cali Swag District . Prior to being old enough to legally drink, the formerly obscure quartet of Inglewood, Calif. rappers scored a massive hit in 2010 with "Teach Me How to Dougie." The how-to record broke down the intricacies of the Dallas…

  7. Professor Griff's 'Soul' -ful Solo Effort

    August 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Professor Griff has something to say. And Public Enemy's Minister of Information goes on record Sept. 11 with "And the Word Became Flesh" (The Right Stuff/EMI), his first new solo project since 1998's Professor Griff has something to say. And Public Enemy's Minister…