Harry Belafonte

Movie Academy to Honor Harry Belafonte

Belafonte is being recognized for his dedication to shedding light on racism and inequality worldwide, the academy said.
Young Jeezy Premieres 'F.A.M.E.' Video, Issues Track with Jay-Z & Andre 300

Young Jeezy Posts Bail

After he was arrested Sunday with five others at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, Calif. following the discovery of an assault rifle on his tour bus, Young Jeezy has posted bail for himself and the five other individuals arrested.
Ferguson Protests, 2014.

Ferguson Protest Songs Impact Real-Time Charts

The protests in Ferguson, Mo., over the shooting of Michael Brown on Aug. 9 have been an important topic of online conversation on Twitter, particularly among the hip-hop community. The Game's "Don't Shoot" is the latest Ferguson protest song to hit the Billboard Twitter charts.
Max Martin Scores 18th No. 1 On Billboard Hot 100

Max Martin Scores 18th No. 1 On Billboard Hot 100

With the No. 1 debut of Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" on the Billboard Hot 100, the song's co-writer and co-producer, Max Martin, adds yet another chart-topping achievement to his resume. As a songwriter, "Shake" is Martin's 18th No. 1, placing him in third place among writers with the most leaders in the Hot 100's 56-year history.