Kylie Jenner has had an eventful 2018 so far. Between running a makeup empire that’s worth close to a billion dollars, the arrival of her baby girl Stormi Webster with Travis Scott in February and maintaining her very lucrative social media presence; Jenner also managed to thwart Nicki Minaj from getting a #1 album in […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Kendrick Lamar becomes second artist after Drake to hit 200 million first week streams. DAMN. The Compton rapper’s fourth studio album is officially projected to reach over 200 million first week streams, making Kendrick Lamar the second artist to achieve the feat. The first is, unsurprisingly, Drake.  Who’s album is better in […]

Jay Z made a huge business move. The rapper-entrepreneur seems to be cutting ties with Spotify in a major way by removing his solo music from the streaming service. Only some of his collaborative works, such as songs done with R. Kelly, can be found on Spotify now. Spotify assured “some of his catalog has […]

The Grammy award-winning Chicago-bred rapper's claim to fame, has always been not being signed to a major label.

This it too funny.  Check out Drake’s secret workout routine, set to the tune of Taylor Swift, in the new Apple Music commercial. 808 is a new documentary chronicling the “heart of the beat that changed music.” The forthcoming film, which tells the story of the Roland TR-808 drum machine, features a slew of influential artists who were influenced by the 808. From Highsnobiety: “Directed by Alex Dunn, the documentary has been making waves around the independent film circuit […]

Can't attend? No worries. You can also livestream all the performances via Apple Music.

Frank Ocean has been setting up fans for disappointment for the last year or so now. And on Friday night, he really set fans up big when a cryptic advertisement for his album drop on his website turned out to be nothing, despite much legit-seeming buzz about a partnership with Apple Music. Headkrack explains why […]

Kanye West wants Jay Z and Apple CEO Tim Cook to put their egos aside.

DJ Khaled is having the best year ever. The New Orleans native appears in his first ever Apple Music commercial, alongside legendary supermodel Naomi Campbell. In the 60 second clip, Naomi scoops up Khaled in a classic Rolls Royce Phantom and both ride along the Pacific Coastal Highway. Khaled then pulls out his iPhone and heads […]