1. Iggy Azalea Responds to Jill Scott & Eve: 'They're Saying Act More Like How I Stereotype You to Be'

    January 28, 2015 6:35 PM EST After Jill Scott and Eve weighed in on the ongoing discussion of cultural appropriation in hip-hop last week and targeted Iggy Azalea 's "blaccent" as an example of her lacking originality, the Australian rapper has responded.  Jill Scott & Eve Weigh In on Iggy Azalea&…

  2. Listen: Eve, Madonna & Pharrell's 'The Beat Is Crazy' Leaks

    August 18, 2014 2:00 PM EDT A gem reportedly off Eve 's unreleased album, Here I Am , has leaked. "The Beat Is So Crazy," produced by Pharrell Williams , features Eve and Madonna moving on from failed relationships. "The beat is so crazy / It makes me want to let go / And totally forget today / I&…

  3. AMAs 2012: Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj Top Exuberant Night

    November 18, 2012 11:45 PM EST Justin Bieber took home Artist of the Year at the American Music Awards on Sunday night, a big win on a night that opened with another victory for the teen star. "This is for all the haters who thought that maybe I was just here for one or two years. I feel like I'm going to be here…

  4. Top 7 British Female Rappers Making Noise

    September 10, 2012 4:35 PM EDT Since its birth in the 1970s, hip-hop has been dominated mostly by men. Along the way, though, we have been blessed with some strong females who like to rock the mic too, and even best their male counterparts. From Roxanne Shanté to Nicki Minaj , each female rapper has brought their unique…

  5. Kelly Rowland To Be Honored at 2012 Black Women In Music Event

    January 09, 2012 9:40 AM EST Grammy Award nominee Kelly Rowland and music industry veteran Sylvia Rhone will be feted during Grammy week at the third annual Essence Black Women in Music event. Featuring an exclusive performance by Rowland and special guest Eve , the Feb. 8 invitation-only event in Los Angeles will also…

  6. Apple's Steve Jobs Dead At 56

    October 05, 2011 7:59 PM EDT Steve Jobs, the Apple co-founder who used digital technology to resurrect animated feature films, reshape the music industry and shake up film and television distribution models, died Wednesday. He was 56. Jobs, a computer genius who, with fellow college dropout Steve Wozniak, built the first…

  7. Eve, Patti LaBelle, Natasha Bedingfield Take the Runway at the Red Dress Collection

    February 10, 2011 12:30 PM EST Kicking off New York Fashion Week last night (Feb. 9), The Heart Truth's Red Dress Collection featured a notable handful of musicians on the red carpet and runway, including Eve , Patti LaBelle and Natasha Bedingfield , who all walked in the event. Photos: Backstage With The Stars At The…

  8. Listen Free: Ludacris, 'Battle Of The Sexes'

    March 23, 2010 11:11 AM EDT Ludacris is back with a new chart-topping album, "Battle of the Sexes," and you can listen to the Atlanta rap star's new set for free, right here on Billboard.com. Released Mar. 9, "Battle" earned Luda his fourth No. 1 on the Billboard 200 as it debuted atop the chart…

  9. Wyclef Returns To Hip Hop With DJ Drama Mixtape

    October 12, 2009 11:28 AM EDT Wyclef Jean , the Grammy Award-winning rapper and producer who had devoted much of his recent efforts to humanitarian help for his native Haiti, is set to return to hip hop next month with the release of "From The Hut To The Projects To The Mansion." The 13-track E.P., featuring all…

  10. Eve Premieres New Tracks In New York

    September 24, 2009 11:23 AM EDT "Don't let anybody tell you I went to Hollywood. I'm an MC first -- all that other shit is a bonus." Those were rapper Eve 's words after premiering two tracks from her upcoming album, slated for a late 2009 release date, during New York Advertising Week's kick…

  11. Fall Out Boy Toys, Eve and Wyclef Party

    September 22, 2009 5:32 PM EDT In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Fall Out Boy have launched a comic book called "Fall Out Toy Works" based loosely on the song "Tiffany Blews" from their most recent album, "Folie a Deux." The story is about a toymaker and…

  12. This Day in Music

    September 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - California country singer Wesley Tuttle dies of heart failure at a nursing home in Sylmar, Calif. He is 85. 2003 - California country singer Wesley Tuttle dies of heart failure at a nursing home in Sylmar, Calif. He is 85. 2003 - DMX guest stars on an episode of the UPN sitcom "…

  13. Ask Billboard: Missy Elliott, Hot 100 And The Best Selling Album Of All Time

    August 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Keith and his readers discuss Missy Elliott, Hot 100 and the best selling debut album of all time. Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Keith Caulfield at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and…

  14. This Day in Music

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle accident. He is 41. 2006 - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle accident. He is 41. 2006 - Jeremy Camp takes top…

  15. New Eve Album Pushed Back To 2008

    October 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Originally due in August and then bumped to Oct. 16, rapper Eve's new Geffen album, "Here I Am," has now been pushed back until 2008. A spokesperson had no comment on the reason for the delay. Originally due in August and then bumped to Oct. 16, rapper Eve's new Geffen…

  16. This Day in Music

    September 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - California country singer Wesley Tuttle dies of heart failure at a nursing home in Sylmar, Calif. He is 85. 2003 - California country singer Wesley Tuttle dies of heart failure at a nursing home in Sylmar, Calif. He is 85. 2003 - DMX guest stars on an episode of the UPN sitcom "…

  17. Eve Charged With Drunken Driving In L.A.

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT City prosecutors filed misdemeanor charges today (May 4) against Eve stemming from a traffic accident in Hollywood, Calif., last week. The rapper/actress (real name Jihan Jeffers) was charged with dri City prosecutors filed misdemeanor charges today (May 4) against Eve stemming from a traffic…

  18. Chuck Brown Gets Back To 'Business'

    April 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The untimely death of Eva Cassidy struck a deep chord with Chuck Brown. Washington, D.C.'s godfather of go-go had teamed with the pop/jazz singer on the 1995 release "The Other Side." "After we lost h The untimely death of Eva Cassidy struck a deep chord with Chuck Brown.…

  19. Babies, Soulmates Inspire New Bedingfield CD

    April 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT U.K. pop vocalist Natasha Bedingfield will return in August with her second Epic album, "N.B." The set, which is due next week internationally, is led by first single "I Wanna Have Your Babies." That U.K. pop vocalist Natasha Bedingfield will return in August with her…

  20. This Day in Music

    April 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle accident. He is 41. 2006 - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle accident. He is 41. 2006 - Jeremy Camp takes top…

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