He just released a top five album with Quavo and will soon drop his latest solo LP. But what hip-hop’s enigmatic hitmaker really wants this year -- besides a headlining arena tour and “trying to get shit turnt” -- is credit for being not just an influencer, but a visionary.
Twenty years ago, Beck lost album of the year to Céline Dion. Two years ago, he beat out Beyoncé in the same category. Having played both the innovative underdog and triumphant quasi-traditionalist, he wants just one thing with his new album, 'Colors': to spread some (unironic) joy in a dark time.
Today (April 29), just six days after appearing in Beyonce's 'Lemonade,' sister singing duo Chloe & Halle are partnering with Billboard to exclusively premiere their five-song EP 'Sugar Symphony' (Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia).