| Jun 28, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Rapper J. Cole didn't attract much attention during a recent photo shoot at an upscale Beverly Hills hotel. He had no entourage (a rarity by hip-hop standards) and appeared unassuming in a plain T-shirt and jeans. The only clear spoil of fame? A...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Two years ago at Powerhouse — the annual summer hip-hop concert presented by L.A.'s KPWR-FM (105.9), a.k.a. "Power 106" — the Compton rapper Problem performed on a small outdoor stage designed to showcase up-and-coming acts. In 2012 he made it...
| May 6, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Beyonce appeared on "Good Morning America" on Monday to set the record straight about her trip to Cuba and open up about expanding her family.
Bey, who is in the middle of the European leg of her world tour, the Mrs. Carter Show, spoke with Amy Robach...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Beyonce gave yet another tease to her upcoming fifth album Thursday with the release of the single "Standing on the Sun" as the backing track for a 90-second video spot featuring H&M's 2013 summer collection.
That's right, it's Bey in bikinis and little...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 3:16 PM
A UC Irvine fraternity is trying to distance itself from a member-produced video featuring a man in blackface.
But UCI's Black Student Union says it's an example of racial insensitivity that is common on campus, according to the Daily Pilot.
| Jun 21, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Jay-Z may have sold a million copies of his upcoming album to Samsung, but those sales won’t count on the influential Billboard 200 chart, which ranks album sales, the magazine said.
Bill Werde, Billboard’s editorial director, said in a...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Hip-hop star Jay-Z has figured out one surefire way to sell a million albums -- by finding a customer in Samsung.
Samsung Electronics Co. has bought 1 million copies of the rapper's upcoming album to give away to owners of the company's Galaxy...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Leave it to Jay-Z to sell a million copies of a new album even before he announces its existence to the world.
The rapper and mogul debuted the news of a new LP, "Magna Carta Holy Grail," in a Samsung-partnered commercial during Game 5 of the NBA...
| May 28, 2013
| 11:04 AM
A fan slapped Beyonce on the behind at a Denmark concert this weekend.
And Queen B, currently on her Mrs. Carter Show world tour, wasn't too happy about it, giving him a small dose of what it's like to anger her alter-ego, Sasha Fierce.
| May 17, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Beyonce is pregnant with her second child — another baby with husband Jay-Z, more sources said Friday.
Multiple sources confirmed the pregnancy to E! News on Friday after the New York Post went public Monday with sourced rumors of a second...
| May 13, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Is Beyonce pregnant? Sure, if you listen to some sources, or no way Jose, if you listen to others.
"Music insiders" reportedly told the New York Post, after the Met Gala last week, that the superstar and wife of Jay-Z is indeed with child. Witness her...