1. SisQo Champions LeBron James for M.V.P. With 'Thong Song' Parody

    April 13, 2017 7:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 The N.B.A. is chock full of talent this season but, if you're asking SisQo , there's only one right choice for the Most Valuable Player award -- LeBron James.  On Thursday (April 13), SisQo teamed with sports personality Colin Cowherd to u ...

  2. LeBron James Previews Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' on Instagram

    April 13, 2017 12:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kendrick Lamar ’s hotly-anticipated new album  DAMN.  comes out tomorrow, but it looks like LeBron James got his hands on an early copy. He’s been jamming out to it on his Instagram story today, and he seems to know a lot of the words so chances are ...

  3. Did Drake Pass LeBron James a Copy of 'More Life' Months Ago? | Billboard News

    Did Drake Pass LeBron James a Copy of 'More Life' Months Ago? | Billboard News

    March 21, 2017 10:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 While Drake’s fans clamour in record numbers to Spotify, Apple Music and other streaming services for a listen to his latest album, 'More Life,' it’s worth considering LeBron James may have been living with Drizzy’s new music for some mont ...

  4. Watch Lil Wayne & the Hot Boys Reunite at Beats By Dre's NBA All-Star Weekend Party

    February 19, 2017 7:36 PM EST 0 0 6 Weezy also brought out Mannie Fresh, 2 Chainz, DJ Khaled, Fat Joe, Remy Ma and more. With the NBA All-Star Weekend taking place in Lil Wayne 's hometown of New Orleans, the rap icon made the most of the occasion to make the BeatsXNOLA hosted by ...

  5. 'Om Telolet Om' Meme Targets Donald Trump, Kim Kardashian, Lebron James & More

    December 21, 2016 2:11 PM EST 0 0 6 The viral Indonesian meme has spread beyond the music world. “Om Telolet Om,” it's not just for DJs and Indonesian kids anymore. It's an Indonesian phrase yelled at passing bus drivers that means “sir, honk the horn sir.” Indonesian buses ...

  6. Jay Z Throws In Subtle Dig at Phil Jackson's 'Posse' Comments During Speech Honoring LeBron James

    December 13, 2016 10:05 AM EST 0 0 0 Last month, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson received criticism from LeBron James supporters when the executive referred to the Cleveland Cavaliers star's friends as a "posse." After being crowned Sports Illustrated' s Spor ...

  7. Lil Yachty and LeBron James Team for Sprite Commercial: Watch

    October 12, 2016 11:38 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lil Wayne might not know who Lil Yachty is, but the best basketballer on the planet sure does.  The Atlanta rapper appears with Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James in a quirky new ad campaign for Sprite.  [readmore:7487023] The freshly-crowne ...

  8. Watch Drake Bring Out LeBron James at Columbus Concert

    August 14, 2016 3:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Drake had a big surprise for fans attending his Summer Sixteen tour stop in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday (Aug. 13). To assist him on “Pop Style,” the Toronto rapper brought out basketball MVP LeBron James, who’s fresh off signing a three-year, $100 m ...

  9. Drake's 'Honorable Mentions,' LeBron James' 'Prerogative' & Other Memorable Music Moments From the ESPYs

    July 13, 2016 2:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 The 2016 ESPYs ("Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly" Awards) are hitting small screens tonight (July 13) for what is sure to be a night full of heart and major spoofage. With WWE superstar John Cena on hosting duty, the ceremony will ...

  10. Rihanna Shows LeBron James Love After Cavaliers Win NBA Championship

    June 20, 2016 12:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rihanna 's allegiance to LeBron James knows no bounds. The pop star went on an Instagram binge showering LBJ and his team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, with praise after they beat the Golden State Warriors in Game 7 of the NBA Finals to win the cha ...

  11. Why Usher Was Celebrating With the Cavaliers After NBA Championship Win

    June 20, 2016 12:26 AM EDT 0 0 0 Among those celebrating with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday at Oakland's Oracle Arena after the team's first-ever NBA championship was Usher . LeBron James led the Cavs to a 93-89 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 7 of the NBA ...

  12. Meghan Trainor, Kendrick Lamar Rule Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart With New Releases

    March 04, 2016 2:10 PM EST 0 0 0 The first taste of Trainor's forthcoming album arrives, while Kendrick's surprise set generates eight entries. There's "no" stopping Meghan Trainor on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart, as the pop star ...

  13. LeBron James Dresses as Prince and Sings 'Purple Rain' on Halloween: Watch

    November 01, 2015 12:39 PM EST 0 0 0 NBA superstar LeBron James took a break from the basketball court to show off his musical skills on Halloween. Stars Celebrate Halloween: See the Pics! The Cleveland Cavaliers forward dressed up as Prince for his team’s Halloween bash on Saturday, O ...

  14. Drake Drops the Video for 'Energy', Featuring Himself as Miley Cyrus, Barack Obama & More

    July 10, 2015 1:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Drake just dropped the video for his single "Energy," and it features the rapper re-enacting some of the biggest pop-culture moments from the past ten years -- which means that he's playing a number of rather unlikely characters. Drak ...

  15. Artists React to Golden State Warriors' NBA Finals Victory

    June 17, 2015 12:09 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Golden State Warriors have trumped the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 6 of a hugely popular NBA Finals series which has captured the attention of many high-profile musicians.  The Warriors, which has claimed the club's first title in more than ...

  16. Watch Metallica Play 'Star-Spangled Banner' Before Game 5 of the NBA Finals

    June 15, 2015 12:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Metallica are proven big-game players, with a taste for rocking arenas… and sometimes sporting contests. So the veteran metal band’s James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett were in their element when they took center stage to play the national anthem Sunday ...

  17. Kanye West Commandeers Mic at NBA Finals Post-Game Press Conference

    June 12, 2015 9:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 NBA post-game pressers are getting a lot more attention than usual at this year's finals -- first there was Riley Curry singing Big Sean and Drake's "Blessings," and now Kanye's decided to grab the mic (though thankfully not ...

  18. Rebel Wilson Gets Big Shout Out From LeBron James: 'Fat Amy Is Awesome'

    June 05, 2015 7:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rebel Wilson has a new fan and he's kind of a big deal.  LeBron James gave the Pitch Perfect 2 star and her Fat Amy character a shout out in an interview recently, when asked about the normalcy of his superstar life.  Watch Rebel Wilson, Star o ...

  19. Watch Kanye West Perform 'All Day' At Chicago Bulls Game

    May 11, 2015 2:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 LeBron James wasn’t the only superstar who made the trip to Chicago overnight for the Bulls’ NBA playoff game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.  Kanye West stepped onto center court to perform “All Day,” a song from his forthcoming seventh studio alb ...

  20. Taylor Swift Tops DoSomething.org's 'Celebs Gone Good' List for Third Year in a Row

    December 29, 2014 8:34 PM EST For the third year in a row, Taylor Swift has topped DoSomething.org 's "Celebs Gone Good" list, which recognizes celebrities for putting their star power to philanthropic use. The seventh annual list by the non-profit for young ...

  21. Watch: LeBron James Backed by Hozier’s ‘Take Me to Church’ in Powerful New Beats by Dre Ad

    October 19, 2014 2:13 PM EDT Basketball star LeBron James’ return to Cleveland is celebrated in the latest Beats by Dre commercial, which features Hozier ’s hit single “Take Me to Church” playing in the background. LeBron James' Cleveland Playlist: 15 Songs For His Homec ...

  22. The Juice Podcast 7/18/14: Drake Hosts ESPYs & His Top 25 Moments In Sports; ItsTheReal Co-Host

    July 18, 2014 2:17 PM EDT 0 0 0 Drake killed it as the host at this year's ESPY Awards, which took place on Wednesday (July 16). ESPYs Host Drake Lights Up Global Twitter Streams, Causes More than 11 Million Tweets Some of the show's highlights include Chris Brown joinin ...

  23. Drake's Top 25 Moments In Sports: Fair & Foul

    July 16, 2014 12:27 PM EDT Drake may never have accompanied a championship-contending boxer to the ring, but as a Jewish-Canadian rapper, he sure knows about being an underdog. Drake lives life like a guy who can walk again after being wheelchair-bound in high school. In an ...

  24. Beyonce Tops Forbes Celebrity 100 List, Springsteen, Calvin Harris Also Make the Cut

    June 30, 2014 12:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 Queen B reigns supreme in Forbes Celebrity 100 list, which was released Monday. Dr. Dre, Jay-Z, Rihanna and Katy Perry were also in the top 10 on the list that rates the cultural icons success and influence against one another.  Beyonce runs the sho ...

  25. Beyonce Nearly Pulled Off Stage in Brazil: Watch

    September 16, 2013 3:05 AM EDT Beyoncé got more than she bargained for when she brought her “Mrs. Carter Show” to Brazil -- she nearly got yanked into the audience by an over-enthusiastic fan. The incident happened when Bey played the Morumbi Stadium in Sao Paulo on Sunday. As ...

  26. Drake Denied Access to Miami Heat Locker Room: Watch

    June 21, 2013 10:10 AM EDT "I am media," Drake said, after being turned away from the Miami Heat locker room yesterday (June 20). After the Heat won the their consecutive second NBA championship, this year over the San Antonio Spurs, Drake headed to the team' ...

  27. Beats by Dre Press Conference Announces Partnership With Trent Reznor, Hints at Mog's Future

    October 16, 2012 4:10 PM EDT (L-R): Luke Wood, Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre at the Beats press conference today. (Photo: Kevin Mazur) In line with their far-reaching marketing skills, Beats by Dre knows how to throw a press event. In an event at the company's glossy pop-up-t ...

  28. LeBron James Playlist: Updated Championship Edition

    June 22, 2012 1:30 PM EDT Songs for the Newly Crowned NBA Star Last week, Billboard.com unveiled a playlist for basketball superstar LeBron James, who had just entered his third NBA Finals in nine seasons and his second with the Miami Heat. After the Heat lost in the fina ...

  29. Bonnaroo Thursday: 8 Things Seen and Heard

    June 08, 2012 10:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Thousands of music fans poured into the 2012 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on Thursday (June 7), some shirtless, some sunburned, some clutching frisbees, and all ready for four days of fun in Manchester, Tennessee. With a full slate of bands and ...

  30. Kanye West, the Throne, Beyonce Lead BET Awards Nominations

    May 22, 2012 7:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 BET Awards viewers will be watching the Throne. Kanye West and Jay-Z 's collaboration has five nominations at this year's ceremony, including Best Group, Best Collaboration and two nominations for Video of the Year ("N***as in Paris&q ...

  31. NBA Playoff Songs: 16 Anthems For the First Round

    April 27, 2012 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 From Lady Gaga to Wu-Tang, These Tracks Represent The NBA's Best With the National Basketball Association's regular season ending triumphantly on Thursday night (Apr. 26), the real fun begins -- at least it does for the 16 teams left stand ...

  32. Billboard Power 100: Jimmy Iovine

    January 26, 2012 10:00 AM EST No. 10 Jimmy Iovine Co-Founder Interscope Geffen A&M Records; Beats by Dre Twitter: @RealJimmyIovine The Music Man... With Beats by Dre, Jimmy Iovine, Dr. Dre and their team created a music (and fashion) market where one barely existed before, ...

  33. Tiesto DJs First-Ever Live Twitter Concert At 2012 CES

    January 12, 2012 7:28 PM EST 0 0 0 CES saw the power of dance music firsthand Wednesday night, as Tiësto took the booth at Las Vegas nightclub XS to make social media history. Video streaming by Ustream The DJ/producer and Billboard cover star partnered with HP and Intel to stage the ...

  34. Tiesto DJs First Ever Live Twitter Stream At 2012 CES

    January 12, 2012 8:05 AM EST CES saw the power of dance music firsthand Wednesday night, as Tiësto took the booth at Las Vegas nightclub XS to make social media history. The DJ/producer and Billboard cover star teamed-up with HP and Intel to stage the first-ever live concert ...

  35. 2012's Consumer Electronics Show Biz Blog

    January 09, 2012 7:29 AM EST Jan 13, 2012 | Blog Post CES 2012: 8 Cool Things Andrew Hampp, Las Vegas The music industry was all over Las Vegas this week, from Will Smith and Kelly Clarkson at Sony's presentation, Justin Timberlake's cameo at MySpace's TV annou ...

  36. Pitbull Launches Hispanic Campaign For Sheets Energy Strips

    January 05, 2012 12:27 PM EST Pitbull has added a new brand to his arsenal of endorsed and/or owned products. The artist is now the face and creative mind behind the Hispanic market campaign for Sheets Brand Energy Strips, a line of paper thin, energizing, individually wrapped ...

  37. Game and Tyler, The Creator Get Crazy in 'Martians Vs. Goblins' Clip

    December 21, 2011 6:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Game and Tyler, The Creator invade an insane asylum and try to settle the age-old debate "Martians, or Goblins?" in the spooky new music video for Game's latest "R.E.D. Album" single, which premiered on Tuesday (Dec. 20). Ar ...

  38. Billboard Bits: Mick Jagger: Facebook Addict, Katy Perry Reveals New Single Art

    September 30, 2011 6:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Mick Jagger Addicted To… Facebook In a chat with USA Today, Mick Jagger admitted, "I spend way too much time on the computer and not enough time playing the guitar. ...

  39. Lionsgate Sued Over Music Used in LeBron James Documentary

    September 08, 2011 6:00 PM EDT Lionsgate has been hit with a quirky copyright infringement lawsuit over a piece of music used in documentary More Than A Game, which chronicles basketball superstar LeBron James' rise during his high school days in Ohio. The lawsuit filed Tu ...

  40. Lloyd Overcomes Label Drama To Become 'King of Hearts'

    July 01, 2011 4:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 LeBron James wasn't the only self-proclaimed "King" mulling over a big decision last year. After releasing his first three albums through music mogul/former reality star Irv Gotti's record label the Inc. (formerly known as Murda ...

  41. Drake Gets Animated For 'The LeBrons' Show: Watch

    May 25, 2011 4:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 In the most recent episode of LeBron James' web-based animated series, ' The LeBrons ,' Drake gets animated. Check out Drizzy avoid drama in his October's Very Own/All Things Fresh varsity jacket. If you want more Drizzy, don ...

  42. Drake to Guest Star on LeBron James Animated Series

    February 17, 2011 7:14 PM EST 0 0 0 D rake is set to appear on "The LeBrons," an upcoming animated web series spearheaded by Miami Heat superstar LeBron James (with Spring Hill Productions and Believe Entertainment Group). The Toronto rapper will play himself in his guest sp ...

  43. Lil Wayne Not Happy With LeBron James, Dwyane Wade

    January 19, 2011 4:28 PM EST 0 0 0 Lil Wayne is on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine this month -- marking his first print interview since his release from jail last November -- and in the story he has some harsh words for NBA players LeBron James and Dwyane Wade. "Them n*ggas ...

  44. Black Keys Find New Home in Nashville

    December 13, 2010 4:43 PM EST 0 0 0 It's been a tough year for Ohio. First The Buckeye State lost LeBron James. Now the Black Keys have headed south, too, leaving Akron for the Music City, where singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney recently bought homes. The d ...

  45. Dallas Mavericks Remake Kanye's 'Power' Video, Plus More 'Twisted Fantasy' NBA Teams

    November 29, 2010 4:37 PM EST 0 0 0 In between battling injuries and ending the San Antonio Spurs' winning streak, the Dallas Mavericks have apparently been taking a page from Kanye West's playbook. The NBA team unveiled a remake of West's controversial "Power" ...

  46. Lil Wayne's Friends Hit Miami For 'Welcome Home' Bash

    November 08, 2010 9:54 AM EST 0 0 0 Lil Wayne was released from jail on Thursday, Nov. 4, and the rapper is apparently quickly re-acclimating to the real world. Wayne not only hit up Friday's (Nov. 5) New Orleans Hornets vs. Miami Heat game and took the stage on Saturday (Nov. 6) ...

  47. Keri Hilson, Soulja Boy Debut New Tracks At Dr. Dre Event

    September 30, 2010 2:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 Dr. Dre , alongside Chairman of Interscope Geffen A&M Records Jimmy Iovine, Monster Cable CEO Noel Lee and radio host Mario Armstrong, unveiled the new line of products by Beats By Dr. Dre yesterday (Sept. 29) at New York's Best Buy Theater ...

  48. Dr. Dre Jokes About Album Delay in Headphones Ad

    September 30, 2010 1:59 PM EDT 0 0 0 D r. Dre and basketball star LeBron James hit the gym and receive a few good-natured barbs in a new commercial for Monster's Power Beats headphones. Comedian Affion Crockett teases James about his lack of championship rings and makes a referenc ...

  49. Justin Timberlake Talks Lakers Vs. Heat On Leno Show

    September 22, 2010 12:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Justin Timberlake showed he has jokes during his Monday (Sept. 20) appearance on "The Tonight Show." Video: Justin Timberlake on Jay Leno show Timberlake came on the tonight show to promote his new movie, "The Social Network" but ...

  50. Chart Champs: Athletes-Turned-Musicians

    August 17, 2010 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Never mind LeBron James, Dwyane Wade or Chris Bosh. The most popular and productive member of the Miami Heat is Carlos Arroyo. At least, according to one of Billboard's charts. Arroyo has taken his talents to the Latin Rhythm Airplay survey, wh ...

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