The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced a new category that will recognize outstanding achievement in a popular film. A lot of people were not happy with this new award and asking what it even means!   Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

For the hometown love he has shown, Big Sean has been given the key to the city of Detroit. “This isn’t just me, this is the key to the city for all of us, because I represent y’all. I am y’all,” Sean said during his acceptance speech at the key-giving ceremony earlier today. Sean is the youngest […]

Rihanna earned Harvard’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year award and was honored yesterday at their awards ceremony. In her speech, she was extremely appreciative of the honor but says she never actually wanted this type of credit for her humanitarian work. “I’m incredibly humbled by this,” she said. “To be acknowledged at this magnitude, for […]

Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth’s “See You Again,” which appeared on the “Furious 7” soundtrack, didn’t win a Golden Globe last weekend, but the smash hit has just been awarded Best Song at the 21st Critics’ Choice Awards. To win the award, Wiz and Puth beat out Ellie Goulding’s “Love Me Like You Do” (“50 Shades […]

New York, NY: The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will honor Top Dawg Entertainment rapper-songwriter Kendrick Lamar with the ASCAP Vanguard Award…