1. Man Woos Jhene Aiko for 100-Plus Days as She Suffers From Short-Term Memory Loss in 'While We're Young' Video

    June 09, 2017 12:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko mixes  50 First Dates  with  The Notebook  for the romantic video of her new song "While We're Young," where her short-term memory loss has a man wooing her in new ways every day.   The smooth love note is a different side ...

  2. Chris Brown Welcomes Viewers to 'My Life' at L.A. Documentary Premiere: 'He Is Not an Angel or the Devil'

    June 08, 2017 6:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 “I’m tired of giving people something to talk about, you know? They should be talking about how I’m the baddest motherf---er on the stage instead of I’m the baddest motherf---er in the courtroom.” So notes Chris Brown in the opening moments of Chris ...

  3. Jhene Aiko Talks Chainsmokers Collab 'Wake Up Alone' & Upcoming Project: Exclusive

    May 03, 2017 12:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko fans have come to expect the unexpected. Hers is a bold brand of sensuality. She's not afraid to explore different sides of herself. From the vulnerable lovesick call of “Wading,” to the cheeky fun of “Post To Be,” and the wild and r ...

  4. Jhené Aiko Launches Second Wave of Sandals for Teva: Exclusive

    May 02, 2017 11:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 Known for her mesmerizing vocals, unfiltered lyrics and ethereal cool-girl swag, it’s no surprise that Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jhené Aiko made the foray into fashion design. Today (May 2) Billboard Style can officially share that the Los ...

  5. Cashmere Cat Releases 10-Song Track List for Debut Album '9'

    April 19, 2017 6:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 Start the clock: We only have a few more days until Cashmere Cat 's debut album 9 gets its official, full release. The Norwegian producer just announced on Twitter that the 10-track album will come out April 28. He also shared the complete trac ...

  6. Best Moments From Big Sean's Show at Radio City Music Hall

    April 12, 2017 12:57 AM EDT 0 0 0 Big Sean brought his "I Decided" tour to New York City's famed Radio City Music Hall on Tuesday night (Apr. 10) and it was overflowing with energy and fan adoration for the Detroit native -- and of course, he brought the "moves.& ...

  7. Happy Birthday, Jhene Aiko! The Singer's 29 Most Unfiltered Lyrics

    March 16, 2017 3:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 Since the start of her solo career in 2002, Jhené Aiko has been known for her raw, often autobiographical lyrics. The singer/songwriter is a fan of wordplay, unpacking what it means to have a soul (see her 2011 debut mixtape  S ailing Souls  and her ...

  8. The Chainsmokers Reveal Debut Album's Full Track List

    March 13, 2017 9:29 PM EDT 0 0 6 The DJ and production duo revealed its 'Memories... Do Not Open' songs. The Chainsmokers have shared the track list to their highly anticipated debut album, Memories... Do Not Open , revealing previously unknown features from Florida Georg ...

  9. Lorde, Pitbull, 2 Chainz & More Are Spotify Editors' Picks for New Music Friday

    March 10, 2017 1:08 PM EST 0 0 0 Every week, Spotify updates their "New Music Friday" playlist, featuring 50 of the freshest new tracks hitting the service that week. On the heels of Billboard 's partnership with the streaming giant, we'll be tapping Spotify ...

  10. 6lack & Jhene Aiko Head to the Bedroom on 'First F--k'

    February 23, 2017 10:57 AM EST 0 0 0 After releasing his debut  Free 6lack  last November and securing a spot on The Weeknd 's Legend of the Fall world tour, 6lack  lands a collaboration with sultry songstress Jhene Aiko for the blunt track "First F--k." The pair trade l ...

  11. Fetty Wap Talks Jhene Aiko Collaboration on New Album & Hopes of Working With Gucci Mane

    February 17, 2017 2:58 PM EST 0 0 0 In 2015, Fetty Wap swept the music industry like a vicious cyclone with his bevy of singles. "Trap Queen" "679," and "My Way" hit the top 10 on the Hot 100 and earned the Patterson, NJ rapper high praise from pop heavyw ...

  12. Jhené Aiko Talks Past Marriage, Big Sean & Being a Nymphomaniac on The Breakfast Club

    January 23, 2017 12:39 PM EST 0 0 0 There should probably be a counter for how many times the word "d--k" is brought up in Power 105.1's The Breakfast Club's latest interview with  Jhené Aiko .  While the Slauson Hills singer, who recently released her freaky singl ...

  13. Watch Jhene Aiko's Insanely Sexy 'Maniac' Video

    January 06, 2017 12:47 PM EST 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko explores her manic side in the creepy, freaky visual for "Maniac." Directed by Aiko herself along with Top Shelf Junior, the clip finds the singer straddling a mannequin, gagged and restrained in a hospital bed and locked inside ...

  14. Blink-182, Miley Cyrus & More Honored for Animal Rights Activism at peta2's Libby Awards

    December 15, 2016 8:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Blink-182 , Miley Cyrus and AFI 's Davey Havok have all been honored for their investment in animal rights with wins at this year's Libby Awards, organized by PETA's youth arm peta2.  Blink-182 edged out Matt & Kim , Tonight Alive ...

  15. The Do's and Don'ts of Fashion With Jhene Aiko's Stylist Ade Samuel

    December 07, 2016 11:02 AM EST 0 0 0 L.A.-based celebrity stylist Ade Samuel  got her break assisting stylist James Worthington Demolet during her Teen Vogue internship — an NYC hustler’s dream come true. Since moving to the west coast, the 28-year-old stylist and shoe designer counts ...

  16. How to Get Jhene Aiko's Sexy '70s Look, as Told by Her Stylist

    December 06, 2016 5:14 PM EST 0 0 0 Whether working on her successful solo career or crooning alongside rapper boyfriend Big Sean for their stylish and mysterious collab Twenty88 ,  Jhene Aiko's sexy, '70s-inspired wardrobe is super on trend and easily replicable. We asked A ...

  17. Jhene Aiko Talks Japanese Art Form That Inspired 'Maniac' Art Project, Shares Behind-The-Scenes Look

    November 17, 2016 9:58 AM EST 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko lets her manic tendencies run free for the sultry Fisticuffs-produced track " Maniac ." To unveil her latest offering, the Slauson Hills soulstress tapped esteemed director and photographer Steven Taylor and a master in the Japa ...

  18. Jhene Aiko Shares Instagram Pic With '#MCM' Big Sean

    October 11, 2016 5:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 While Jhene Aiko has kept her lips zipped about her relationship status since reports of her divorce from producer Dot Da Genius surfaced in August, the alt-R&B songstress wasn't shy about flaunting some PDA with her frequent collaborator B ...

  19. Jhene Aiko Shares 'Rough' Version of Mellow Ballad 'New Balance'

    August 15, 2016 10:48 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko sounds as smooth as ever on the rough cut of her latest offering “New Balance,” an intimate, piano-laced track she posted on her Soundcloud on Sunday (Aug 14).  Jhene Aiko Reportedly Files for Divorce From Producer Dot Da Genius Before sh ...

  20. Jhene Aiko Reportedly Files for Divorce From Producer Dot Da Genius

    August 11, 2016 5:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko and producer Dot Da Genius may be headed for divorce. While neither party has confirmed the marriage on the record,  TMZ   reports that the singer has filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. Rumors of the pair's nuptial ...

  21. Pharrell Protege Yuna Talks Being Muslim in Music: 'It's My Choice to Cover Up My Body. I'm Not Oppressed -- I'm Free'

    April 22, 2016 6:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's afternoon rush in Los Angeles, and Yuna is cruising through Mid-Wilshire in a black SUV with the windows rolled down. At a stoplight, the singer-­songwriter, who left her native Malaysia for the land of movie stars and pricey green juices ...

  22. The Story Behind Big Sean & Jhene Aiko's Twenty88 'Out of Love' Video Styling (Exclusive)

    April 21, 2016 9:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 “'70s robot porn stars.” That phrase isn’t something normally used to describe musical inspirations, but for Twenty88 , the Billboard 200 top-fiver and R&B collaboration between songstress Jhene Aiko and rapper Big Sean , that’s the exact v ...

  23. Best Friends Big Sean and Jhené Aiko on Playing It Romantic With New Project Twenty88

    April 06, 2016 4:51 PM EDT Best friends and frequent duet partners Big Sean and Jhené Aiko describe their new act Twenty88 and its self-titled album (released April 1 on Def Jam) as a “passion project” -- in more ways than one. Recorded in secret, their eight-song debut as a ...

  24. 14 Sexiest Lyrics From Big Sean & Jhene Aiko's 'Twenty88' Project

    April 01, 2016 9:07 AM EDT 0 0 0 Big Sean and Jhene Aiko 's new collaborative effort  Twenty88  is 50 shades of sexy. The frequent Rap&B tag team (see previous collabos "I Know" and "Beware") craft an essential eight-track relationship soundtrack that t ...

  25. Big Sean & Jhene Aiko Join Forces for 'Twenty88' Project

    March 28, 2016 10:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 Big Sean and Jhene Aiko  have joined forces to rolling out a conceptual and collaborative project dubbed  Twenty88.  The Slauson Hills songstress and the Detroit rapper have previously teamed on tracks like "Beware" (the hit from Sean' ...

  26. Dot Da Genius Sends Romantic Birthday Wishes to 'My Gorgeous Wife' Jhene Aiko

    March 16, 2016 3:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Secret marriages are trickiest to pull off as a full-time celebrity, but singer Jhene Aiko and producer Dot Da Genius managed to tie the knot in private, as confirmed by Dot on his Instagram on Wednesday (March 16).  Dot (real name Oladipo Omishore) ...

  27. Jhene Aiko Teams With Humane Society to Stop Inhumane Shark Hunting: Exclusive

    February 18, 2016 1:02 PM EST 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko is joining the ranks of animal rights musicians like Kesha , Steve Aoki and Sia , partnering up with the Humane Society to launch a campaign to protect sharks.  Jhene Aiko, 'Souled Out': Track-by-Track Review In effort to raise ...

  28. Kanye West Mentor No I.D. Reflects on the Rapper's Hammer Pants-Wearing Days

    October 29, 2015 12:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 For this week's issue of  Billboard , we're following four music industry bigwigs for a 24-hour period to map out the multiple dimensions of working in music in 2015: pop star Ed Sheeran , manager Sarah Stennett,  the power manager behind  ...

  29. The Best and Worst Singles of the Week -- From Wu-Tang Clan to Shawn Mendes

    November 14, 2014 6:13 PM EST " alt="" width="510"> Shawn Mendes "Something Big" Island The Ed Sheeran -esque folk-pop of Shawn Mendes' "Something Big" is an awkward fit for the Vine phenomenon. Unlike the slow contemplation ...

  30. Jhené Aiko Says Staff Member's Assualt Caused Her to Miss Def Jam's 30th Anniversary Concert

    October 20, 2014 6:57 PM EDT As Def Jam celebrated its 30-year anniversary Thursday with a massive Barclays Center blowout featuring performances by Rick Ross , 2 Chainz , Fabolous , DMX , Foxy Brown and many others, one promised guest failed to grace the stage. Jhené Aiko &# ...

  31. Watch Childish Gambino & Jhene Aiko Tour Kauai in 'Telegraph Ave.' Video

    October 10, 2014 10:11 PM EDT The rapper takes the Oakland song to the islands. Childish Gambino 's "Telegraph Ave." might be all about Oakland, but for the just-released music video, the rapper took things to Kauai -- and he didn't go solo. R&B singer ...

  32. Chris Brown Returns to Top 10 on Social 50 Chart After Two Years

    September 19, 2014 7:00 AM EDT On the Social 50 chart, Chris Brown continues his rise on the tally, climbing 22-10 to reach the chart’s top 10 for the first time since July 2012. The Social 50 ranks the most popular artists on YouTube, Vevo, Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, Wiki ...

  33. Jhene Aiko Shines at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

    September 18, 2014 5:53 PM EDT Jhene Aiko crowns Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums with her first full-length set  Souled Out , selling 70,000 units in its opening week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The R&B songstress emerged in 2013 on the chart with  Sail Out , a seven-song E ...

  34. Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Redman & Method Man Perform At One Music Fest 2014: Live Review

    September 15, 2014 2:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Saturday, Sept. 13, music fans flocked to Atlanta's Aaron's Amphitheatre for One Music Fest. The day-long festival featured three stages: Zeus (main stage), Hercules (small stage) and the DJ stage, Soulection. After Atlanta's own C ...

  35. One Music Fest Executives Talk Talent Scouting & Future of the Brand

    September 12, 2014 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Saturday, Sept. 13, One Music Fest returns to Atlanta for its fifth year. The festival has grown to become one of late summer's mandatory activities for music lovers in the Peach State. In fact, many attendees come from far beyond the Georgi ...

  36. Lecrae vs. Jhene Aiko for No. 1 on Next Week's Billboard 200

    September 10, 2014 8:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Lecrae is battling R&B singer Jhene Aiko for the top slot on the albums chart. Grammy-winning rapper Lecrae and rising R&B star Jhene Aiko are both on course for the No. 1 position on next week's Billboard 200 chart. Jhene Aiko&# ...

  37. Jhene Aiko, 'Souled Out': Track-by-Track Review

    September 08, 2014 10:45 AM EDT Jhené Aiko 's songs are intimate conversations, which have flourished since the release of her 2011 mixtape Sailing Soul(s ). Her vocals are lithe enough to seduce, while her sharp lyricism and wordplay are tools to knife through a man's ...

  38. The Juice Podcast: Jeezy, Jhene Aiko & Ariana Grande's 'My Everything'

    September 05, 2014 4:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's a great week for new music in the R&B and rap realms. This week, Jeezy released his studio album, Seen It All : The Autobiography, while another Def Jam Recordings artist, Jhene Aiko , unleashed a stream of her first major label debut, ...

  39. Jhene Aiko Talks Making Of 'Souled Out' Album & Family

    July 28, 2014 6:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko stands around 5 feet tall and weighs perhaps as much as a decaf macchiato; the 2015 Cadillac Escalade stretches 18-and-a-half feet and tips the scales at nearly 6,000 pounds. Right now, the buzz-building singer-rapper -- she has performed ...

  40. Nicki Minaj, John Legend & More To Perform At 2014 BET Awards

    June 19, 2014 12:39 PM EDT 0 0 0 Tracy Morgan will not be attending the award show following his accident. He's recovering. After killing her performance at Hot 97's Summer Jam on June 1, Nicki Minaj will grace the stage at the 2014 BET Awards. The Juice Podcast 6/13/14: ...

  41. Jhene Aiko Brings Out Drake & Childish Gambino For Coachella Set: Watch

    April 14, 2014 10:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jhene Aiko's first time performing at Coachella, this past weekend, was one to remember. On the last day of the festival's first of two weekends (Sunday, April 13), the singer-songwriter brought out Childish Gambino and Drake during her se ...

  42. Lorde, Robin Thicke Lead Pre-GRAMMY Universal Music Showcase

    January 25, 2014 8:25 PM EST 2 0 0 Kacey Musgraves, Zedd, Juanes also performed at Hollywood showcase Robin Thicke, Lorde and another 11 acts signed to Universal Music Group acts performed Saturday afternoon at Lure nightclub in Hollywood for an audience of label and publishing execu ...

  43. Drake Shows Off Comedy Chops, Broods a Bit as 'SNL' Host

    January 19, 2014 1:25 AM EST Drake's not just a rapper -- but we already knew that, especially for those who grew up watching Aubrey Graham on "Degrassi: The Next Generation." Now, he can add a new notch to his belt of appearances: "Saturday Night Live&quo ...

  44. Solange Talks 'Saint Heron,' Becoming A Label Owner

    November 22, 2013 3:35 PM EST 0 0 0 It's been a busy year for Solange. On Wednesday (Nov. 20), she announced a partnership with Puma as the sneaker brand's new art director, updating the company's classic Puma Disc sneaker with a new Brazil-inspired line for women calle ...

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  46. Jhené Aiko Talks 'Sail Out' EP & New Wave of R&B

    November 11, 2013 10:47 AM EST Jhené Aiko, the first signee to No I.D.'s Artium imprint, makes formal debut with the new EP. From vegan cafe waitress to breakthrough artist. That's the short take on Jhené Aiko. But like most seemingly overnight sensations, there' ...

  47. Big Sean's 'Hall of Fame' Debuts at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

    September 05, 2013 4:33 PM EDT 64 1.042 k 0 0 Big Sean picks up his first No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums with his sophomore set "Hall of Fame" moving 72,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Though his debut album "Finally Famous" opened ...

  48. The Seed: Jhene Aiko, The Bullitts, ScHoolboy Q

    March 24, 2013 4:00 PM EDT Despite the huge releases by the likes of Beyoncé, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, and Robin Thicke earlier this week, rising artists made a splash on the 'net with their own. Jhené Aiko celebrated her 25th birthday with the release of the soulful, ...

  49. Backbeat: Capitol Music Group Executives Unveil 2013 Release Schedule With Aloe Blacc, Jhene Aiko, More

    March 22, 2013 6:06 PM EDT So the Universal Music Group held a showcase, and to insure that Retail Track attended, they held it practically across the street from Billboard's office at Joe's Pub . Oh yeah, they threw in a sweetener too -- an open bar -- and th ...