The grand opening for Texas Live is this Thursday but you wouldn’t know that by driving past. There is still lots of construction going on outside.  The CEO says everything will be done in time for Thursday evening with the crews working 24 hours a day.  There is a free concert open to the public […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: MTV Announces, Kendrick Lamar scheduled to rock MTV’s Video Music Awards. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The VMA’s will be airing towards the end of this month on August 27th. Check MTV’s announcement below:

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Tupac’s biopic has performed well. Despite the mixed reviews and some critics, All Eyez On Me, the Tupac Shakur biopic hit theaters this weekend, and the fans didn’t stay away.  Even Jada Pinkett-Smith and 50 Cent posted some negative feedback via social media. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! According to a report […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Young Thug stirred up some controversy after comparing himself to the late Tupac Shakur in a recent tweet. “I dropped EBBTG on 2pac’s birthday because I’m the #newPac,” Thugger wrote on Twitter early Sunday morning. Naturally, it was met with more criticism than praise, and recently fellow Atlanta emcee YFN […]

 Follow The Beat On Twitter: Actor, Demetrius Shipp Jr. stopped by the “Tonight Show” to discuss his casting as Tupac in this year’s “All Eyez on Me” biopic. Probably the most anticipated movie of the summer premieres this Friday, June 16th. Sign Up For Our Newsletter!

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Over the weekend the hip hop world celebrated what would have been The Notorious B.I.G.’s 45th birthday, Sean “Diddy” Combs took to the stage of the 2017 Billboard Music Awards to pay tribute to the late rapper alongside his surviving son, Christopher Wallace, Jr. Diddy also took the opportunity to debut the trailer […]

 Follow The Beat On Twitter: Hendrix has a heart! Future posted Mother’s Day letters on IG to three of his four baby mamas. Despite the nasty court battles and subliminal jabs in various songs, Future was in the Mother’s Day spirit over the weekend and decided to post some very heartfelt messages to his baby mamas […]

Watch Hidden Figures’ Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae, and Octavia Spencer accept the award for “Best Cast In A Motion Picture.” Taraji P. Henson, speaking on behalf of the cast of Hidden Figures, who won the award for Best Cast in a Motion Picture, used her acceptance speech to honor both the real women the […]

Can we say…Another One! DJ Khaled is going to take “The Voice” to the next level. It looks like the Snapchat king is about to begin his conquest in the world of TV. It’s been reported that DJ Khaled will be be joining “The Voice” this season as Alicia Keys’ advisor. Khaled received the news via text, and is feeling […]

Remy Ma shares news of her miscarriage on the latest episode of VH1’s “Love & Hip-Hop: New York.” Just in case you missed Monday night’s episode of Love & Hip-Hop: New York, it started out with news that Remy Ma & husband, Papoose, were finally expecting their first child together, but by the end of the show the female rapper […]

Nick Cannon fears no rap god. Now we all know that Nick Cannon is pretty outspoken.  But how you feel about Nick Cannon as a rapper? You gotta admit the dude has some balls for dissing Eminem. Here’s a quote on that: “We know Marshall Mathers is one of the greatest if not the greatest … If you ain’t coming […]


Drake played a little trick on Drake University students after his Summer Sixteen concert in Des Moines.