Rapper Mac Miller was dead for at least 8-12 hours before his body was discovered on Friday, Sept. 7. Miller, whose real name is Malcolm James McCormick, died of a cardiac arrest at his Los Angeles area home. He was 26.
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Rapper Kendrick Lamar faces allegations of copyright infringement by an African artist who alleges he misappropriated her copyrighted artwork for his music video, "All the Stars".
On Saturday, a lawyer for Lina Iris Viktor, a British-Liberian artist, sent a letter to Lamar and label head, Anthony Tiffith at Top Dawg Entertainment, detailing the copyright violation of a painting in her series "Constellations."
Kendrick Lamar dropped the first single, "All The Stars", off the Black Panther soundtrack album on Tuesday. The video opens with Kendrick gliding in a boat over a computer-generated sea of hands waving to and fro.
Grammy Awards President Neil Portnow responded to public criticism that the 2018 Grammy Awards major category winners were 75% male. Portnow responded to the backlash that sparked a #GrammysSoMale hashtag on Twitter.com on Sunday.
Only one woman took home a trophy in a major category -- Alessia Cara who won for best new artist.
Trump curse? Rapper JAY-Z was completely shut out at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards, despite leading all GRAMMY nominations with eight at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 28, in New York City.
Hours before the live telecast, JAY-Z accomplished something rapper Eminem could not: he got the attention of President Donald Trump on Twitter.com.
JAY-Z, left, looks set to dominate the 2018 Grammy Awards after receiving eight nominations on Tuesday.
The aging rapper scored top nominations for Album of the Year for 4:44 and Song of the Year for the single of the same name as well as Record of the Year and Best Music Video for "The Story of OJ".
The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards hosted by Katy Perry, was held on Sunday, August 27, at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Rapper Kendrick Lamar dominated the evening, winning six coveted trophies.
Rapper Kendrick Lamar dissed President Trump in a new song titled "The Heart Part 4" on Apple Music.
In his usual quirky rap style, Lamar raps about being in a candy coated spaceship flying around the globe. Then the song turns ominous about halfway through the track.
Rapper-of-the-moment Kendrick Lamar hopes his new $109 Reebok sneakers will promote peace, unity and equality in the world.
The 29-year-old Compton, California native became a "brand ambassador" for the sportswear giant in 2014, and he has used similar ideological guerrilla marketing to sell sneakers to his fans.
Rapper of the moment Kendrick Lamar graces the cover of GQ Style issue.
Inside the magazine, Lamar acknowledges his music is a mystery to some listeners.