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Here's How to Watch Jagged Edge & 112's 'Verzuz' Battle

This Memorial Day weekend, “Verzuz” fans are getting two battles. That’s right, following Beenie Man and Bounty Killer’s face-off on Saturday (May 22), Jagged Edge will take on 112 on Monday. “Breaking News Just added to the Memorial Day Weekend madness,” co-founder Swizz Beatz announced on Instagram. “Something for the ladies.” He also shouted out his […]

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Here's How to Watch Beenie Man & Bounty Killer's 'Verzuz' Battle

This Memorial Day weekend is about to get a little more reggae. Dancehall stars Beenie Man and Bounty Killer are facing off in the latest installment of Verzuz battles on Saturday. Swizz Beatz and Timbaland announced the “sound clash edition from Jamaica” a few days ago, and encouraged viewers to dress in theme. Beenie Man, the self-proclaimed “King of Dancehall” […]

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20 Years of 'The Marshall Mathers LP': Ranking Every Song From Eminem's Third Album

Will “The Real Slim Shady” please stand up! Saturday (May 23) marks the 20th anniversary since the release of Eminem‘s seminal The Marshall Mathers LP back in 2000. All eyes were on Eminem at the turn of the century following the success of his Grammy-winning The Slim Shady LP just a year prior, which saw […]

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Here Are the Best 'Ruin a Band Name by Changing One Letter' Challenge Rewrites

The Why, Run-DMV and more. A viral challenge is sweeping social media and leaving the names of iconic bands hilariously altered in its wake. On Thursday (May 21), Twitter users jumped on board the “Ruin a Band Name by Changing One Letter” challenge, transforming the likes of The Who and The Clash into “The Why” […]

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6ix9ine Scores First Streaming Songs Chart No. 1 With ‘Gooba’

'Gooba' also debuts atop Hot Rap Songs. 6ix9ine nabs his first No. 1 on Billboard’s Streaming Songs chart with “Gooba,” which debuts at No. 1 on the list dated May 23. “Gooba” debuts with 55.3 million U.S. streams earned in the tracking week ending May 14, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data. The song exceeds 6ix9ine’s […]

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Amaarae Covers WizKid's 'Joro' For Billboard Live At-Home Performance

Amaarae joins Billboard‘s Platoon Africa Artist Showcase Friday (May 22) with a swoon-worthy Billboard Live At-Home performance from her Accra, Ghana hometown. The mini-set paired well with a cup of tea, which the singer-songwriter-producer came prepared with as part of the full fine china setup next to her on the couch. Fellow Ghanaian artist Øbed accompanied her […]

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From 'Stuck With U' to 'Rain On Me,' What's Your Favorite All-Star Collab of May 2020? Vote!

Music fans have been gifted a plethora of high-profile collaborations between their favorite artists in recent weeks — from Beyoncé teaming up with Megan Thee Stallion for a surprise remix to Ariana Grande pairing up with both Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga for a pair of wildly-anticipated releases. So, with the month quickly drawing to a […]

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Every Verzuz Battle So Far, Ranked

For the last two-plus months, few things have kept us from going totally stir crazy as much as the Verzuz Instagram battle series, co-helmed by legendary hip-hop producers Swizz Beatz and Timbaland. Starting as a 20-song showdown between evenly matched producers, the series has also come to encompass writers and now performers, as hip-hop and […]

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Kendall Jenner to Pay $90,000 Over Fyre Festival Fiasco

The suit also alleged that Jenner, who has 129 million Instagram followers, attempted to dupe potential ticket buyers by insinuating that her brother-in-law, Kanye West, would perform at the event. Kendall Jenner has reached a settlement in a lawsuit stemming from the disastrous Fyre Festival. The model and Keeping Up With The Kardashians star was among […]

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The 13 Best Things That Happened in Music This Week (May 22)

What better way to kick off the holiday weekend than with an epic collab from two of our favorite pop superstars? We’re talking about Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande, of course, who dominated headlines all week with “Rain on Me.” Grande’s been having a very good week indeed — it actually began with a No. […]