Awards

President Barack Obama weighs in on the #OscarsSoWhite debate and speaks on diversity and more.

Janet Hubert aka the original Aunt Vivian Banks of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air called out Jada and Will Smith on the stir-up of boycotting the Oscars sparked by Jada’s comments of the Oscars’ lack of diversity and nominations of people of color.

Memphis rappers Yo Gotti, Don Trip, and others including CMG’s newly signed rap artist Blac Youngsta are all listed on a Top 10 Best Memphis Music Records of 2015 list comprised by Memphis Commercial Appeal.

Music producer Drumma Boy ‘turns up’ with Drum Squad in preparation for the 2015 BET Awards where the award winning producer was a nominee.

Sean ‘P. Diddy’ Combs had a mishap at the 2015 BET Awards during his performance and somehow fell through the stage. Diddy recovered like a champ and continued his performance.

Winners dominating the 57th annual Grammy Awards for 2015 were Sam Smith (e.g. Song of the Year, Record of the Year, Best New Artist) and Beck (e.g. Album of the Year), but they certainly were not the only winners on Sunday. Everyone from Pharrell Williams scoring the Best Pop Solo Performance to Best Music Video […]

Rapper Common and singer John Legend, who’s in the news for his GQ photoshoot with his sexy wife Chrissy Teigen, are set to perform the Oscar nominated song “Glory” from the movie Selma at the upcoming 87th annual Academy Awards 2015. Over Twitter, John Legend shared a tweet saying that he was “honored” that the […]

Tila Tequila, who recently released a new sex tape entitled “Tila Tequila 2,” recently won the AVN Award for Best Celebrity Sex Tape over Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’s Mimi Faust. Not only did Tila Tequila beat out Mimi Faust’s tape with her boyfriend Nikko, but she also beat out Farrah Abraham’s “Farrah 2” tape […]

During a monologue at the 2015 Golden Globe Awards, actresses and comedians Tina Fey and Amy Poehler had a series of Bill Cosby jokes at the Sunday night awards show.

Gangsta Boo has weighed in on rapper Iggy Azalea’s recent win at the 2014 American Music Awards (AMAs) for “Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Album” and says basically Iggy Azalea “probably paid for it.”

Iggy Azalea has taken home her first award ever and it was all thanks to the 2014 American Music Awards that she beat out Drake and Eminem for not one but two big hip hop awards.

Memphis DJs, from club DJs to radio station deejays, are set to be recognized and honored for their talents at the Memphis Mid-South DJ Honors.


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