1. Drake Announces OVO Fest Lineup Featuring B2k, Chingy, Lloyd, Mario & More

    July 11, 2019 10:37 AM EDT After announcing the return of OVO Fest at the Raptors championship parade last month, Drake delivered on his promise early Thursday (July 11) by sharing the lineup for the ninth annual festival, which is filled with early 2000s R&B artists.  Heartthrobs that will be taking the Budweiser…

  2. Lloyd Celebrates Genre Diversity With Black Music Month Playlist

    June 12, 2019 12:28 PM EDT As part of Billboard ’s Black Music Month celebration, we've asked Black artists spanning all genres to compile their own unique playlist exclusive to Billboard 's Spotify account. Each song they've chosen reflects their admiration for fellow artists -- from previous…

  3. Lloyd & Yung Miami Call Drop 'Caramel' Video With Social Media-Scouted Stars: Watch

    February 19, 2019 5:06 PM EST Lloyd kicked off 2019 with a call-to-action searching for female participants in his upcoming "Caramel" video. The New Orleans-born crooner got the ball rolling last week when he unleashed the "Caramel" remix featuring an assist from the scorching Yung Miami of the City…

  4. B2K to Reunite in 2019 for The Millennium Tour: Exclusive

    December 21, 2018 8:09 AM EST The chart-topping boy band will hit the road with Mario, Ying Yang Twins, Chingy and more. The nostalgia train will keep on chugging along strong in 2019 thanks to a major reunion and tour coming from one of the early '00s most beloved boy bands. Billboard can exclusively reveal that …

  5. Lloyd on His New Album 'Tru,' Finding Liberation in Music & The Song That Made His Mother Cry

    August 09, 2018 12:50 PM EDT "The moment that you start to try and manipulate the feeling is the moment you can lose. I learned that valuable lesson." The truth will set you free -- well, at least it did for 32-year-old Lloyd Polite Jr.  On his 2016 platinum single “Tru,” Lloyd not only cracked open his…