1. The 10 Best Quotes From Kanye West's Oxford Lecture

    March 02, 2015 8:16 PM EST Kanye West spoke at Oxford University in England on Monday at a special event organized by the Oxford Guild Business Society.  Hear the Studio Version of Kanye West's 'All Day' The 20-minute speech's subject matter ranged substantially, from the joking suggestion that the…

  2. Meet Lizzo, the Body-Positive Rapper Opening for Sleater-Kinney

    March 02, 2015 5:49 PM EST She's worked with Prince, gotten props from André 3000, and proudly calls herself a big girl in a small world. "I always say that there's this magnet for weird people." That's how 26-year-old rapper Lizzo describes Minneapolis, the adopted city that helped propel her…

  3. CeeLo Fulfills Probation Requirements in Drug Case

    March 02, 2015 5:01 PM EST A judge says CeeLo Green has complied with the conditions of probation in a felony drug case and will not have to attend any further court hearings in Los Angeles. The Grammy-winning singer appeared Monday (March 2) in a Los Angeles courtroom to update Superior Court Judge David Herriford…

  4. Report: Brownstone Singer Charmayne Maxwell Dead

    March 01, 2015 8:00 PM EST According to reports, Charmayne Maxwell -- of the Grammy-nominated R&B group Brownstone -- died on Saturday, Feb. 28. The exact cause of death remains unknown, with conflicting stories coming from TMZ and various Danish media outlets. Maxwell's husband, Carsten Soulshock, is a Danish…

  5. Kanye West Announces New Album Title on Twitter

    March 01, 2015 1:04 AM EST Kanye West has an announcement to make. The rapper tweeted the name of his latest album -- So Help Me God -- on Twitter. The accompanying picture (possibly the album art) is a Catholic symbol for the Virgin Mary.  See the tweets below. New Album title... -- KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) March 1,…

  6. Two Injured at T.I., Yo Gotti, Young Jeezy Party After Shooting

    February 28, 2015 9:56 PM EST Two people were injured after multiple gunshots were fired at a Feb. 28 party in Charlotte, N.C. hosted by rappers T.I., Young Jeezy, Yo Gotti and Young Dolph, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Police told THR that two individuals were shot at Label nightclub Saturday. One of the victims…

  7. Madonna Gets Support From J.K. Rowling Following Brit Awards Fall

    February 28, 2015 8:44 PM EST Following her headline-making fall at the Brit Awards on Feb. 25, Madonna has found an ally in one of the U.K.'s most famous females, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. The writer shared her support for the singer on Twitter on Feb. 27 by clearly showing her allegiance for her by using a…

  8. Sharon Osbourne on Kelly's 'Fashion Police' Departure: 'You Can Never Be Bought'

    February 28, 2015 2:00 PM EST The younger Osbourne confirmed Friday that she is leaving the E! series. Sharon Osbourne is in full support of daughter Kelly Osbourne parting ways with E!'s Fashion Police . Kelly Osbourne's Career: From Reality Star to TV Host, Actress The show confirmed Friday (Feb. 27)…

  9. Op-Ed: If Skrillex and Diplo Can't Get Us Off Our Phones, Who Can?

    February 27, 2015 4:55 PM EST We’re all responsible for keeping our culture of capturing memories from killing the moment. Thursday night, Skrillex and Diplo released their debut Jack U album by playing an 18-hour set for an L.A. crowd that seemed to value the idea of its presence more than actually being present.…

  10. Twitter Head of Music Bob Moczydlowsky Exiting

    February 27, 2015 4:42 PM EST 'I'm ending my time at Twitter in a few weeks,' he tweeted Friday. 'What's next? Stay tuned.' Bob Moczydlowsky, Twitter's L.A.-based head of music, will leave the company next month. He joined the company in 2013 from TopSpin Media, where he served as the…

  11. Jack & Jack, John Legend, Common & Rihanna: Real-Time Twitter Chart Rewind Ep. 38

    February 27, 2015 1:30 PM EST Welcome back to Billboard's weekly video show "Real-Time Rewind," which recaps the past week's hottest action on the new Billboard Real-Time Twitter Charts -- Trending 140 and Emerging Artists -- and the news that's driving the action. Joe Levy is joined by Jack &…

  12. Leonard Nimoy, Spock From 'Star Trek,' Dead at 83

    February 27, 2015 12:18 PM EST The beloved 'Star Trek' actor and occasional singer passed away Friday morning. Leonard Nimoy, the Hollywood renaissance man who fashioned a long and prosperous career as the supremely logical and cerebral science officer Mr. Spock from Star Trek , has died. He was 83. Nimoy, who…

  13. Taylor Swift 'Confused & Scared' About the 'Odd Dress Debate'

    February 27, 2015 12:10 AM EST There's a debate going on right now about the color of a dress and it's threatening to break the Internet. So  Taylor Swift  has stepped up and called it.  The pop superstar has tried to draw a line under it all by declaring she's "confused and scared" by it all (and,…

  14. Missy Elliott & Pharrell Working Together

    February 26, 2015 9:13 PM EST Missy Elliott and Pharrell Williams are working together, according to a tweet Elliott posted Thursday.  Missy Elliott Heats Up Already-Massive Jack Ü Single 'Take Ü There' The seminal rapper shouted out her and Williams' home state Virginia, with the "two up, two…

  15. Seven Things to Know About the Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams & Marvin Gaye 'Blurred Lines' Trial

    February 26, 2015 9:00 AM EST Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams & Marvin Gaye's 'Blurred Lines' Trial: Seven Things to Know With the "Blurred Lines" trial underway in Los Angeles this week, songwriters Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are defending their 2013 smash song against claims it was…

  16. Solange, Kerry Washington and More Tweet Support for Zendaya

    February 25, 2015 2:21 PM EST In the wake of Fashion Police host Giuliana Rancic apologizing for her comments on Zendaya 's hair, stars have weighed in on Twitter, applauding Zendaya for standing up for herself. Giuliana Rancic Apologizes to Zendaya, Says Her Comments 'Did Cross the Line' The controversy…

  17. K-Pop Trainee & 'Kara Project' Contestant Ahn So Jin Dead at 22

    February 25, 2015 10:56 AM EST Prominent K-pop hopeful and reality-show contest Ahn So Jin died on Feb. 24. The singer was found unconscious near her apartment garden in South Korea's Daedeok District -- reportedly from jumping to her death from the 10th floor, though the death has not been confirmed a suicide. She…

  18. Chris Brown Claims Canada Won't Let Him In, Tour Dates Canceled

    February 24, 2015 5:44 PM EST UPDATE:  After this story was published, Chris Brown deleted his tweets. You can still read the text below. Live Nation has also confirmed with CBC News in that Brown's two two Canadian shows in Toronto and Montreal have been cancelled "due to immigration issues" and refunds…

  19. Jason Jones Leaving 'The Daily Show'

    February 24, 2015 5:40 PM EST There's another departure in store for The Daily Show . Jason Jones will leave the Comedy Central series after nearly a decade to star in and produce a new TBS sitcom that was announced Tuesday (Feb. 24). Jon Stewart Leaving 'The Daily Show' After 17 Years Earlier this month,…

  20. Kelly Osbourne Denies Making Weed Comment About Zendaya

    February 24, 2015 5:29 PM EST Kelly Osbourne wants to clarify that she did not make the weed comment about Zendaya during E!'s  Fashion Police post-Oscar episode. I DID NOT MAKE THE WEED COMENT. I DO NOT CONDONE RACISM SO AS A RSULT OF THIS IM SEREIOULSY QUESTIONONIG STAYING ON THE SHOW! -- Kelly Osbourne (…

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