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A Tribe Called Quest Launches New Pandora Station

“We the People” kicked off with a dope, era-spanning mixtape featuring Slick Rick, TLC and more. 

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Beyoncé, Kanye West and More Artists of Color Score Grammy Noms

Beyoncé leads the pack with nine nominations, including three in the song, record and album of the year categories.

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Beyoncé Honors Mothers of the Movement, Crushes 'Lemonade' Hits at MTV Video Music Awards

Plus, Rihanna took home the Video Vanguard Award, Kanye West spoke (a lot) and more from the VMAs. 

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Watch Jay Pharoah in These 5 Legendary 'SNL' Sketches

Pharoah will not return to “Saturday Night Live” this fall.

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Beyoncé Leads MTV's VMAs Pack With 11 Nominations

Bey earned nominations for several videos from her groundbreaking visual album “Lemonade,” including “Freedom” and “Sorry.”

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Beyoncé, Drake and Other Celebrities Condemn Police Violence and Racism

The back-to-back killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile at the hands of police this week stirred criticism and mourning from many prominent entertainers and creators.

Drake Leads BET Awards Pack With Nine Nominations

The ceremony will air on June 26, complete with a tribute to Prince.

'The Daily Show' Turns Trump Into a Trap Star With 'They Love Me'

Black Trump (a.k.a. correspondent Roy Wood Jr.) and hypeman Jordan Klepper rap a catchy track full of real Donald Trump quotes.

Obama's Speeches Supercut into 'Jumpman' is the Funniest Thing You'll See Today

Thank you, Detroit Pistons.

2015 Favorites: the Breakdown

We asked tons of creators and changemakers to tell us their favorite music, TV shows and more of 2015. Here’s our breakdown of what hit with folks the most, by category. 

'But You Caint Use My Phone' Drops. Erykah Fans Rejoice

Ms. Badu drops her hilarious new mixtape, “But You Caint Use My Phone” via Apple and builds buzz for her upcoming hosting gig at Sunday’s Soul Train Awards. 

ICYMI: Erykah Badu's 'Hotline Bling' Cover Might Be The Best One Yet

Who doesn’t love a little Erykah on a Monday? 

This Website Lets You Cast Your Vote on the Drake-Meek Mill Beef

Is it weighing heavy on your caaanscience?

Lupe Fiasco on Meek Mill - Drake Feud: Ghostwriting 'Will Always Be in Rap'

The rapper and entrepreneur weighed in on Meek Mill’s accusations that Drake doesn’t write his own rhymes with a two-part open letter about ghostwriting and the state of rap on his Instagram.  

Writer Ayana Byrd: Imagine If Snoop Forcibly Kissed Taylor Swift the Way Madonna Kissed Drake

Enough is enough and “no” means no.

Sotheby's Collabs With Drake on Black Art Exhibition

Drake to curate Sotheby’s tracklist.

Kendrick's Only Competition is Himself

Kendrick Lamar, who broke Drake’s and then his own Spotify record, is on track to get his first No. 1 album on Billboard’s major pop chart.

'Fake Drake' Steals the Show on Late Night TV

The Canadian rapper disguised himself and asked people on the street what they thought of him. It’s hilarious.

Drake Admits That The Best Rap Albums Don't Always Win Grammys

The Grammy’s rap awards are more a matter of popularity than anything else.

Grammy Preview: Who Should Win the Award for Best Rap Album?

Take your vote.