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NAACP Image Awards Nominations: Jennifer Hudson, Lil Nas X, H.E.R., ‘The Harder They Fall,’ ‘Insecure’ Lead

“The Harder They Fall,” “Insecure” and H.E.R. lead the pack of film, TV and music nominees for the 53rd NAACP Image Awards, while Jennifer Hudson, Lil Nas X,…

‘Euphoria’s’ 10 Best Music Moments (So Far)

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you haven’t seen the first two episodes of “Euphoria” Season 2.  In HBO’s “Euphoria,” music isn’t just a supplementary factor to the…

Money Moves: 10 Music Executives Poised for a Big 2022

A slew of eye-popping catalog sales, the promise of streaming’s expanding reach and proven music-to-screen pivots have made music an increasingly attractive option for investment, financially and in…

Olivia Rodrigo, BTS Top Year-End Streaming Charts

Olivia Rodrigo, BTS, Bad Bunny, Doja Cat, Pooh Shiesty were among the artists topping the major streaming services’ year-end charts, according to a list distributed Thursday by the…

HBO’s ‘Chillin Island’ Features Beautiful Settings and Boring Conversations: TV Review

HBO is currently airing a superlative show about the serendipity and possibility of life, and the unexpected discoveries that can emerge through conversation and openness. That show, “How…

Strick and A$AP Rocky Debut ‘For Sale’ Video Featuring Cameos by Metro Boomin, Swae Lee, NAV, More (EXCLUSIVE)

As 2021 comes to a close, Young Stoner Life Records artist Strick has squeezed in a new video for the single “For Sale” featuring A$AP Rocky. The track…

Warner Music Group Acquires 300 Entertainment, Home of Megan Thee Stallion, Young Thug and More

As expected, Warner Music Group has acquired 300 Entertainment, home to Megan Thee Stallion – who won Best New Artist at this year’s Grammy Awards — Young Thug…

Drake Withdraws His 2021 Grammy Nominations

Drake has withdrawn his two Grammy nominations, a rep for the Recording Academy has confirmed to Variety. Sources tell Variety that the decision was made by Drake and…

Music Agents Marissa Smith, Matthew Morgan, Buster Philipps Exit WME, Bound for UTA (EXCLUSIVE)

WME music agents Marissa Smith, Matthew Morgan and Buster Philipps have left the agency and are bound for UTA, sources tell Variety. The news follows the exit of…

AMAs 2021: Full list of nominees and winners, best performances

It was a big night for boy bands — from South Korean sensations BTS to a battle between Boston groups New Edition and New Kids on the Block — at the 2021 American Music Awards hosted by Cardi B on Sunday night.

American Music Awards 2021 Winners List (Updating Live)

The American Music Awards air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles tonight at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. Hosted by Cardi B, the star-studded awards show…

UTA Names Scott Clayton Co-Head of Global Music

As expected, veteran agent Scott Clayton, who left his role as co-head of music at WME late last month, has joined UTA as co-head of its global music…