Ice Cube

  1. Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup: Kanye West, Elton John, Jack White Headlining

    February 19, 2014 10:04 PM EST Kanye West will return to Bonnaroo six years after a disastrous performance at the Tennessee festival, as the full Roo lineup was unveiled through a broadcasted announcement on Wednesday night (Feb. 19). Elton John, Jack White, Lionel Richie and V ...

  2. Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson, Janelle Monae To Perform At BET Honors

    February 06, 2014 7:00 AM EST Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson and Janelle Monae are among the artists set to perform at BET Honors 2014. Premiering Feb. 24 in the U.S. and Feb. 28 on BET’s international network, the telecast will also feature Tamar Braxton, Smokey Robinson and W ...

  3. Eminem, Diddy, Ice Cube Among Legendary Hip-Hop Line-Up Playing Tonight's Beats Music Launch Party

    January 25, 2014 2:00 AM EST Billboard and THR have learned that Eminem will be performing at tonight's Beats Music launch party along with a constellation of primarily old school hip-hop luminaries that includes, Ice Cube, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Geto Boys, Metho ...

  4. Skee-Lo's 'I Wish' Scores ESPN Ad Alongside Kevin Hart – Inside Hip-Hop's Most Unlikely Comeback

    December 24, 2013 1:31 PM EST On Christmas Day, Kevin Hart, his “Ride Along” co-star Ice Cube and ESPN will help cap off a triumphant year for hip-hop’s most unexpected comeback.   Skee-Lo’s “I Wish,” a hip-hop anthem for would-be ballers that peaked at No. 13 on the Hot 100 i ...

  5. Gallo's Film/TV Briefs: Robert Kraft Returns to Performing; Arsenio Hall Lines Up Guests; James Brown Biopic Set

    September 04, 2013 9:00 AM EDT Robert Kraft , the former president of music at Fox who put his music career on hold for more than two decades, is returning to the stage for two shows, one in New York and one in L.A. Kraft will perform at Joe's Pub on Oct. 30 and Largo at ...

  6. Priority Records Relaunches Through Capitol, Insurgency; Michael Cohen Named President (Exclusive)

    July 22, 2013 8:00 AM EDT Capitol Music Group and Insurgency Music have formed a joint venture to re-launch iconic imprint Priority Records. A pioneering independent force in rap music during its initial heyday whose roster included such West Coast hip-hop legends as ...

  7. Beyonce Reunites With Pepsi For $50 Million Multi-Year Ad Campaign, Creative Partnership

    December 10, 2012 12:41 AM EST Beyonce is reteaming with Pepsi for a multi-faceted branding deal that will coincide with her performance during the Super Bowl 2013 Halftime Show, of which Pepsi is a presenting sponsor. The news of the Pepsi pact was first reported by The New Yo ...

  8. Funk Legend Jimmy Castor dies In Las Vegas at 71

    January 17, 2012 9:49 PM EST A funk and pop saxophonist best known for "It's Just Begun" has died of apparent heart failure in a Las Vegas hospital. The son of Jimmy Castor says the singer, songwriter and instrumentalist from New York City died Monday at age 71 ...

  9. Ice-T to Perform With Chuck D., Grandmaster Caz at Sundance

    January 13, 2012 5:26 PM EST Ice-T, Chuck D and Grandmaster Caz are scheduled to perform at the Sundance Institute's annual Celebration of Music in Film on Jan. 21 in Park City, Utah. Their performances are to celebrate Ice-T's documentary "Something From Nothi ...

  10. T.I. Wins BET Awards From Prison

    October 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT T.I. didn't need to attend the BET Hip-Hop Awards to win two trophies. The rapper, who is locked up in an Arkansas penitentiary on a federal weapons conviction, won the best collaboration award with Rihanna for the song "Live Your Life&q ...

  11. Bonus Jonas! A Second Week At No. 1 For The Brothers

    August 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jonas Brothers' "A Little Bit Longer" spends a second week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 while Kid Rock's "Rock N Roll Jesus" scoots into second place behind the sibling trio ... Staind's sixth studio album, &quo ...

  12. Ice Cube Tours In Front Of 'Raw'

    July 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Ice Cube is on an international tour in support of his upcoming eighth album "Raw Footage," which hits London's Electric Ballroom tonight. "Raw Footage" hits shelves Aug. 19 via Ice Cube's independent label, Lench Mob ...

  13. Ice Cube Lines Up 'Promoters'

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Ice Cube is set to star in a new film entitled "Janky Promoters" via Dimension Films. The film is the first that Ice Cube penned since his "Friday" series, which began in 1995. The rapper-cum-producer will star and produce the ...

  14. Ice Cube Gets 'Raw' For New Album, SXSW Show

    March 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Veteran rapper Ice Cube is putting the finishing touches on his new album, "Raw Footage," and plans to celebrate by cybercasting his concert Saturday (March 15) as part of South by Southwest in Austin. The gig will stream on Ice Cube ...

  15. Ice Cube, DJ Pooh Back Interactive TV

    January 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST Ice Cube and DJ Pooh have joined forces on an interactive streaming online TV network called UVNTV.com. The pair teamed with Microsoft for the technology behind the service, which remains in a pre-launch phase. Channels are expected to include Sno ...

  16. GameTap Network Adds Music Programming

    June 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'Quick Hits' to feature artist interviews, behind-the-scenes footage. The online videogame network GameTap has added a music entertainment program to its original line-up called “Quick Hits,” featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes fo ...

  17. ICE CUBE

    May 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Gangsta godfather Ice Cube faces a nearly impossible mission with his first new record since 2000's "War and Peace, Vol. 2." He has to convince the quick-to-forget hip-hop community that the star of " Gangsta godfather Ice Cube ...

  18. Movies & Music

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ice Cube feels at ease juggling starring roles in "Torque" and "Barbershop 2: Back in Business." Ice Cube feels at ease juggling starring roles in "Torque" and "Barbershop 2: Back in Business." News Ice Cube ...