Last night,  BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) celebrated the songwriters, producers, and publishers of the past year’s most-performed R&B/hip-hop songs during the 2019 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards held at the Sandy Springs Arts Center in Atlanta. Multiple-award-winning singer/songwriter and actress Brandy received the BMI President’s Award in recognition of her powerful impact on the entertainment industry and her […]

Mark Spratley (@SpratFool) wears many hats within the industry, but he also has made a routine out of taking over the entire week of SXSW with some major events, shows and mansion parties. Bringing out acts before they pop has been an ability and asset of Sprats over the past […]

History-making GRAMMY® Award-nominated multi-platinum artist Post Malone has seen his latest single “Goodbyes” [feat. Young Thug] debut at the top of the Rolling Stone Top 100 chart this week. Post also just announced the North American “Runaway Tour” which will kick off in Tacoma, WA this September. Full routing can be found below and tickets will go […]

The chart-breaking, award-winning modern icon XXXTentacion (pronounced “Eks-Eks-Eks-Ten-Tah-See-Ohn”) received 10 Billboard Music Award nominations, including Top Male Artist, Top R&B Album and Top Rap Album. He is one of this year’s top nominees, alongside Drake, Post Malone, Travis Scott and Ariana Grande. X’s nominations honor two of his albums, 17 [Bad Vibes Forever/EMPIRE] and ? [Bad Vibes Forever/Caroline], the latter of which […]

By Jack Barnes The Recording Academy™’s GRAMMY Recordings® and Republic Records announce the release of the 2019 GRAMMY® Nominees album—which is now available in stores and via all digital retailers. The latest installment of the best-selling series—now in its 25th year—features 22 GRAMMY-nominated artists and hit songs from the world’s top recording […]