Dr. Dre has been very active in the music industry since the release of his sophomore album 2001! So, you might have forgotten that the prolific producer's last album was released in 1999!
But the Nuthin' but a "G" Thang rapper's musical hiatus will shortly come to an end. It's been announced that Dre will release his first new album in over 15 years!
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This weekend, the 50-year-old announced on Apple Music's Beats 1 radio that he would be debuting Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre on Friday, August 7!
The Beats By Dre creator explained that the inspiration for his return to the recording studio was the
It's a celebration for Future!
The rapper hit number one on the Billboard album charts this week, as DS2 debuted at the top of the list — and the rapper set his best all-time sales week this past seven days, with more than 121,000 albums sold!
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Those phenoms sales numbers are helped by his single Commas, which hit number 11 on Billboard's Hot Rap Songs chart back in June.
Future is in good company,
With the announcement that Miley Cyrus would be hosting, you already know the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards are going to be a wild night!
But will they be right??
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Will the best artists with the best music videos get the Moon Man? Or will Kanye West have to do some interrupting??
See the full list of nominees (below)!
What we wouldn't pay to see this!
If you consider yourself an A$AP Rocky fan, then you're probably well aware of his 2013 song 1 Train off his debut album.
Well, even though it's been over two years since the track dropped, one celeb who's featured in a verse just heard the song for the first time and really appreciated the shout out!
Susan Sarandon took to Twitter on Tuesday to HIGHlariously ask A$AP and featured rapper Action Bronson exactly what the reference meant, saying:
Such a fun night at the BET Awards!!
With all the performances this evening — from Nicki Minaj, Diddy, the cast of Empire, and more — some might've forgotten why we were actually watching…
FOR THE AWARDS, right?! RIGHT!
So with that said, let's take a look at all the stars who walked away with their egos slightly inflated this evening. LOLz!
Ch-ch-check out the full winners list (below)!
They kept telling us that the BET Awards were going to explode all over our TVs, and Kendrick Lamar made sure that happened!
The rapper kicked the show off with a performance of his song Alright, off his To Pimp A Butterfly album, which was full of patriotic imagery… and some vandalized cop cars.
And right when we thought things couldn't get any better, KL slayed the ending!
We could keep going on and on and on about the performance, but it's best that you just watch it (below) and remember, we gonna be alright!
Taylor would never!
If you're a gay man or really anyone who identifies as LGBT, then you're probably aware that gays have a really hard time when it comes to donating blood.
In fact, up until 2015 gay men simply couldn't donate blood per FDA regulations, but now they can — as long as they promise that they haven't had sex with another man for 12 whole months.
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Well if you're thinking that that's ridiculous, you're not alone, because gay icon Jeffery Self just made a Bad Blood parody music video called Sad Studs highlighting how dumb that rule is!
It's the gayest thing you'll see all week, and it's spectacular.
Ch-ch-check out Sad Studs (below)!!!