Monica Announces New Album, Code Red

Monica playing guitar

Monica playing guitar

Code Red is the title of R&B Diva Monica Brown‘s eighth studio album. The singer announced her new album on social media on Thursday.

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TLC Need Your Help to Finance Their Final Album

Rozonda Thomas and Tionne Watkins at Huffington Post

Rozonda Thomas, right, and Tionne Watkins, also known as Chilli and T-Boz of the group TLC, are on a mission to record what they call the last and final album of their careers. The ladies stopped by the Huffington Post offices in NYC to promote their new Kickstarter campaign to beg for money to make their last and final album a reality.

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Iggy Azalea Wins Best Rap/Hip Hop Album Over Drake and Eminem at 2014 AMAs

Iggy Azalea Wins

Iggy Azalea Wins

Aussie rapper Iggy Azalea won the American Music Award for Best Rap/Hip Hop Album over more deserving rappers Drake and Eminem during the live telecast last night. Iggy also won Favorite artist Rap/Hip-Hop. It was one of those moments in music history that galvanized the hip hop community against one artist.

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Nicole Richie is a Rapper Now

Nicole Richie

It looks like rapper Iggy Azalea has some competition.

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Azealia Banks is Still Broke

Azealia Banks

Harlem socialite Azealia Banks and her family bought up as many copies of her new album as they could afford. But she still failed to crack the top 20 on the Billboard charts this week. Her debut album, Broke With Expensive Taste, barely sold 11,000 copies — a dismal failure in anyone’s book.

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Eminem’s New Music Video Upsets the Gays and Feminists

Eminem

Detroit rapper Eminem is no stranger to controversy. The 42-year-old rapper often uses controversy as a marketing tool to sell his albums. Take for instance his new music video for “Shady Cxvpher” in which he threatens to punch Lana Del Ray in her face twice like disgraced former NFL player Ray Rice.

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1st Week Sales for T.I.’s ‘Paperwork’ Beats Projections

Paperwork

1st week sales figures for rap mogul T.I. Harris’ 9th studio album, Paperwork (Grand Hustle/Columbia Records), beat estimated projections.

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