1. Solange Knowles Sends Message After Recent Police Shootings With 'Black Maybe' Cover

    July 07, 2016 4:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Solange Knowles posted a short clip covering Syreeta ’s “Black Maybe” on Instagram in solidarity with the victims of recent fatal police shootings: Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. Philando Castile Fatally Shot by Police: John Legend, Ja Rule &a ...

  2. Solange Talks Cultivating 'Diversity In Design' With Saint Heron's New Online Store

    March 29, 2016 1:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 When it comes to capitalizing on their cache, a rtists in 2016 have long moved past the band t-shirt and department store perfume. Fr om Kanye West to Jessica Simpson , it seems like everyone with enough name recognition has traded the studio for a ...

  3. Samuel DuBose Indictment: Solange Knowles, Questlove & More Musicians React

    July 29, 2015 6:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 A University of Cincinnati Police officer was indicted Wednesday (July 29) on a murder charge in the death of Samuel DuBose. Officer Ray Tensing fatally shot DuBose on July 19 at a traffic stop over an alleged missing license plate tag. The officer ...

  4. Armina Mussa, Solange's Business Partner, In Critical Condition After Stabbing

    April 10, 2015 3:17 PM EDT 0 0 0 Solange Knowles ’ business and creative partner Armina Mussa, 24, is in critical condition after she was stabbed 10 times on Wednesday, Billboard has confirmed. The police have arrested and booked a suspect, 26-year-old Arronesia Christophe, for sec ...

  5. Solange Knowles Shares Her Beautiful Honeymoon Photos From Brazil

    November 30, 2014 2:34 PM EST 8.279 k 81 4 0 Solange Knowles is giving the world a peak into her honeymoon with new husband Alan Ferguson. Beyonce Instagrams Gorgeous Pictures of Solange's Wedding The 28-year-old singer has been posting some beautiful photos to Instagram over the ...

  6. Solange Knowles Marries Alan Ferguson With Beyonce and Jay Z in Attendance

    November 16, 2014 5:05 PM EST Solange Knowles and Alan Ferguson are officially married! The wedding took place in a New Orleans church on Sunday (Nov. 16) in front of close friends and family, E! reports. Get To Know Solange's (Rumored) Fiance, Video Director Alan Ferguso ...

  7. Remember When... Destiny's Child (With Solange!) Performed the 'Proud Family' Theme Song?

    September 16, 2014 2:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Is Beyonce pregnant? It's really one of the big questions of Our Time, or at least this On The Run-heavy week. First there were rumors Jay Z allegedly dropped a clue and said "pregnant with another one" in concert, but then Beyonce po ...

  8. Solange Addresses Elevator Fight With Jay Z... Sort Of

    July 08, 2014 2:10 PM EDT 3 1 1 Solange Knowles is opening up about the infamous "elevator incident" between herself and brother-in-law Jay Z at May's Met Gala afterparty — sort of. A joint statement made by the Knowles-Carter family immediately following the incide ...

  9. 5 Seconds of Summer Hit Top 10 on Billboard's Social 50 Chart

    May 22, 2014 8:22 PM EDT Pop/rock quartet 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) is quickly becoming an online force that can sway its online fan army to achieve Social 50 chart success. This week, following 5SOS’ performance on the May 18 Billboard Music Awards, the band surges into ...

  10. 5 Seconds of Summer Hit Top 10 on Billboard's Social 50 Chart

    May 22, 2014 8:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Pop/rock quartet 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) is quickly becoming an online force that can sway its online fan army to achieve Social 50 chart success. This week, following 5SOS’ performance on the May 18 Billboard Music Awards, the band surges into t ...

  11. Solange's Jay Z Fight Bag Inspires New Ad

    May 16, 2014 4:36 AM EDT Who knew Solange Knowles' attack on Jay Z in a hotel elevator would spark so many different ways fashion can be used as, um, weapons. (See: the Stuart Weitzman heels she wore to kick her brother-in-law.) And now, it seems the purse she carried ...

  12. Jay Z & Solange Video Leaker Fired By Hotel

    May 15, 2014 10:15 AM EDT A hotel where someone recorded security video appearing to show Beyonce's sister, Solange Knowles, attacking Jay Z inside an elevator said Wednesday it had identified and fired the person. The Standard Hotel said the person had been terminate ...

  13. Hotel Fires Staffer Who Leaked Jay Z & Solange's Elevator Fight Video

    May 15, 2014 4:01 AM EDT A hotel where someone recorded security video appearing to show Beyonce's sister, Solange Knowles, attacking Jay Z inside an elevator said Wednesday it had identified and fired the person. The Standard Hotel said the person had been terminate ...

  14. Beyonce Instagrams Happy Photos of Her & Solange

    May 14, 2014 9:48 AM EDT 0 0 0 There may be less of Beyonce on Solange Knowles' Instagram feed these days, fueling speculation of a rift in the wake of that elevator confrontation with Jay Z , but the elder sister is doing the very opposite, having just posted four classic p ...

  15. Jay Z vs Solange: New York's Tabloids Pick Same Cover in Cray-Z Coincidence

    May 13, 2014 12:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 When security footage emerged Monday morning showing a tenacious Solange Knowles wailing on her brother-in-law , Jay Z, in a hotel elevator, it spawned a blast of creativity from would-be comedians (and actual ones) in the media. "I see Solange ...

  16. Coachella 2014: Beyonce, Lorde, Pharrell Most Tweeted Artists Saturday

    April 13, 2014 6:32 PM EDT 1.475 k 451 0 Beyonce, Lorde and Pharrell were Coachella's most tweeted about artists Saturday at Coachella. Coachella 2014! •  Photos:  Live at Coachella •  Photos:  Backstage at Coachella •  Pharrell  Rules with Snoop, Gwen Stefani •  Jay-Z & B ...

  17. Kelela Talks Saint Heron, R&B's Racial Politics & Working with Arca, Hudson Mohawke

    November 19, 2013 1:45 PM EST Less than a year ago, Kelela Mizanekristos — the Los Angeles-based, Ethiopia-descended R&B and electro pop singer — was working as a telemarketer, trying to make ends meet as an artist in a city inundated with them. She finally quit her day j ...

  18. Jade de LaFleur, 'Blue Notes and Green Trees': Exclusive Song Premiere

    October 28, 2013 1:57 PM EDT Jade de LaFleur, formally of R&B trio Sophia Fresh, has been garnering buzz with sneak peeks of her upcoming EP, "Jaded."  The emerging singer's soulful voice caught the attention of Solange Knowles, and toured with her for thre ...

  19. Janelle Monae Talks 'Electric Lady' Origins & Prince Collaboration

    September 09, 2013 1:35 PM EDT Janelle Monáe says a series of paintings she made on tour gave birth to the concept for her forthcoming second studio album, "The Electric Lady." "I would paint and I would sing at the same time, and every night I painted this femal ...

  20. Solange Launches Saint Records Label, Announces Upcoming Album

    May 14, 2013 12:21 PM EDT The singer's announcement comes soon after the debut of her Kendrick Lamar-assisted "Looks Good With Trouble" remix. Solange took to Twitter to announce the launch of her new record label, Saint Records. All of Solange's music, ...

  21. Future: A Day in the Life At SXSW

    March 18, 2013 12:25 PM EDT 'From the beginning, I treated myself like a superstar,' the Atlanta rapper says. Future would rather be known as a rock star, if anything. The Atlanta rapper rarely roams outside his comfort zone, his very own outer space. He chooses ...

  22. Essence to Honor Solange Knowles, Lianne La Havas During Grammy Week

    January 11, 2013 3:39 PM EST Rising singer/songwriters Lianne La Havas and Solange Knowles will be this year's honorees at Essence Black Women in Music. The fourth annual, invitation-only Grammy Week event will take place on Feb. 6 in Los Angeles with Grammy Award winner ...

  23. Essence to Spotlight Solange Knowles, Lianne La Havas During Grammy Week

    January 10, 2013 2:54 PM EST 0 2 0 Rising singer/songwriters Lianne La Havas and Solange Knowles will be this year's featured artists at Essence Black Women in Music. The fourth annual, invitation-only Grammy Week event will take place on Feb. 6 in Los Angeles with Grammy Award ...

  24. Solange Reveals 'True' Album Details

    October 26, 2012 1:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Solange Knowles will return to music with "True," a new seven-song EP out digitally on Nov. 27. The min-album, which follows 2008's "Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams," will be released through Terrible Records, which is c ...

  25. Fashion's Night Out: Solange Talks Stylish Album + More Music Highlights

    September 07, 2012 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 As the sun set yesterday in NYC the Empire State Building's iconic tower lights burned red in honor of the biggest evening in fashion, Fashion's Night Out. This evening of fashion splendor also ushers in the hottest in musical performances ...

  26. Fashion's Night Out w/ Solange Knowles

    Fashion's Night Out w/ Solange Knowles

    September 07, 2012 11:19 AM EDT 0 0 0 Solange Knowles @ Fashion's Night Out Videos Solange Knowles ...

  27. Backbeat: Fool's Gold's Day Off Party With A-Trak, Danny Brown Plagued by Gate-Storming, Police Shutdown

    September 04, 2012 3:17 PM EDT A-Trak and Fool's Gold staff handle the crowd/police situation sidestage, not long before the event was shut down. (Photo: Devon Maloney) Every year, Fool's Gold takes over the backyard of City Winery in Soho on Labor Day for its Fool� ...

  28. Tributes For Donna Summer: Questlove, Nile Rodgers, Sheila E., George Clinton, More React

    May 17, 2012 1:00 PM EDT Donna Summer died this morning after a battle with cancer at the age of 63. Her fantastic success as the 'Queen of Disco' saw her hit the Billboard Hot 100 32 times, including 14 No. 1 hits. Tributes have been coming in from the music co ...

  29. Updated: Whitney Houston Tributes From Artists, Executives, Including Beyonce, Berry Gordy, Quincy Jones, Aretha Franklin, Dozens More

    February 12, 2012 2:47 PM EST As news of Whitney Houston's death rapidly spread around the globe, Twitter, the Internet and our inboxes filled with tributes, and Billboard.biz has spoken with dozens of people at many pre-Grammy events. Any attempt at a definitive list of ...

  30. Whitney Houston Tributes From Artists, Executives Pour In

    February 11, 2012 8:58 PM EST As news of Whitney Houston's death spread on Saturday night, Twitter quickly filled with tributes from artists and executives who knew, worked with and admired her. Diddy, Mariah Carey, LA Reid, Christina Aguilera, Toni Braxton, Russell Simmo ...

  31. Morning Heds: Bon Iver's Label, David Foster Starts At Verve, Mog To Stream In Subarus

    January 10, 2012 7:05 AM EST Bon Iver Establishes New Record Label Music Feeds Justin Vernon, the man behind one of the most successful Indie projects, Bon Iver, has launched his own record label. The label, called Chigliak Records, is an offshoot of his current label Jagjaag ...

  32. Poll: What is Beyonce's Best '4' Music Video?

    October 27, 2011 2:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 With the premiere of the "Party" music video on Wednesday night (Oct. 26), Beyonce has unveiled a whopping six music videos from her latest album, "4," including three new clips in the past 19 days. "4" was released onl ...

  33. Beyonce Premieres 'Party' Video, Preps 'Live at Roseland' DVD

    October 26, 2011 8:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Beyoncé 's latest video has arrived. "Party," the sixth single from this summer's "4," hit Vevo on Wednesday, with a special guest verse from J. Cole. The chart-topping rapper replaced OutKast's Andre 3000, who app ...

  34. Theophilus London Rules The Tastemakers Rooftop: Video

    September 30, 2011 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Brooklyn-by-way-of-Trinidad emcee Theophilus London dropped by for our latest Tastemaker shoot, we knew he'd keep us on our toes. He's been far from bored, staying hyperactive since dropping his debut full-length, "Timez Are Weir ...

  35. Fashion Week: Beyonce and Solange Take in Some Metallic Bondage Looks

    September 14, 2011 1:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fashion Week continues to heat up with a blend of bondage gear and underwater creations. From the gold metallic S&M gear at Hervé Léger to the delicate sea creations of Marchesa, Spring 2012 will be a time of blossoming fantasy. Another hot, une ...

  36. Billboard Bits: T.I. May Be Released Wednesday, Sebastian Bach's House Destroyed

    August 29, 2011 6:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. T.I. To Be Released on Wednesday? T.I. is reportedly leaving the Forrest City Correctional Facility in Arkansas for a halfway house on Wednesday (Aug. 31), after spending ...

  37. OK Go Leads Wacky 'Dance With Your City' Parade Through L.A.

    November 18, 2010 5:13 PM EST 0 0 0 "That odor of car exhaust, chicken tacos and trash? Why, that's the sweet smell of victory," read the Twitter feed of pop-rockers OK Go just before 10 p.m. Pacific time on Nov. 17. The band had just completed "Dance With Your Cit ...

  38. Of Montreal and Solange Knowles Sing 'Sex' On Fallon

    July 30, 2010 8:57 AM EDT 0 0 0 We haven't seen or heard much from Solange Knowles lately -- the R&B/pop singer has reportedly been recording her new album. But Beyonce's little sister took a break from the studio to make a musical appearance last night (July 29), pe ...

  39. Billboard Bits: Dame Dash, Beyoncé, Ice Cube, Janet Jackson

    March 19, 2010 4:27 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. Label exec and jack of all trades Dame Dash focused in on his latest project, the "DD172" art gallery in New York City, and he's received a ...

  40. DJ AM Reportedly Found Dead

    August 28, 2009 9:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 DJ AM, the sought-after disc jockey who became a celebrity in his own right with high-profile romances and a glamorous lifestyle, was found dead Friday at his apartment, which had drug paraphernalia in it, a law enforcement official said. Paramedics ...

  41. Dance Hit Heralds Michelle Williams Album

    September 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Originally due last month, former Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams' third solo album, "Unexpected," will arrive Oct. 7 via Music World Music/Columbia. Originally due last month, former Destiny's Child member Michelle ...

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