YouTube singer Austin Jones, 24, was arrested at Chicago's O'Hare Airport on Monday on two charges of production of child pornography. He is currently being held in federal custody with a bond hearing expected for Wednesday.
Jones is accused of using Facebook and iMessage to solicit sexually explicit videos from teenage girls, pressuring them to "prove" that they were his biggest fans. His alleged victims were 14 and 15-years-old.
The hip-hop community is mourning the terrible loss of rapper Prodigy, one-half of the Queens, N.Y. rap duo Mobb Deep. The rap vet reportedly has passed away today (June 20).
News first broke after Nas posted a photo of Prodigy on his Instagram page with the caption, “QB RIP King P. Prodigy 4 Ever.”
According to XXL, the 42-year-old was hospitalized in Las Vegas several days ago due to “complications caused by a sickle cell anemia crisis.” Prodigy, whose real name is Albert Johnson, has battled the disease since birth.
In August, Showtime will premiere a Whitney Houston documentary. Directed by Nick Broomfield and Rudi Dolezal, Whitney. Can I Be Me, will give fans an uncensored look inside Houston’s life. The documentary will explore Houston’s rise to fame, her music, personal life, and her untimely death.
Ryan Seacrest is rumored to be signing a deal to host the new version of "American Idol," but it's not nearly as rich as the one Katy Perry signed.
The deal is expected to be signed this weekend. The network offered $10 mil, Seacrest wanted $15 mil and they compromised somewhere in between ... but closer to $10M than $15M.
In November 2016, Lorde posted a Facebook update that read: "Writing Pure Heroine was my way of enshrining our teenage glory, putting it up in lights forever so that part of me never dies, and this record – well, this one is about what comes next. ...The party is about to start. I am about to show you the new world." Lorde revealed the title of the album on 2 March 2017.
The album was recorded over an 18-month period with co-writer and co-producer Jack Antonoff.
John Singleton was once attached as the director of a movie about Tupac Shakur’s life.
The Poetic Justice creator was eventually removed from the director’s chair, and Benny Boom was asked to take over the Pac project which is being released this week.
Even though he admitted he had not seen the Boom-directed biopic, Singleton made it clear to The Breakfast Club in March he was not supporting All Eyez On Me.
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4: I Feel It Coming The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
5: iSpy KYLE Featuring Lil Yachty
6: Bad And Boujee Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert
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9: Stay Zedd & Alessia Cara
10: Malibu Miley Cyrus
FROM BILLBOARD TOP 100 | 6/16/17