Jay Z led the nominations with nine nods, followed closely by Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Justin Timberlake and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with seven noms each.
Amid a government shutdown, looming US default and partisan bickering in Congress, President Obama was still able to focus on one of the more positive, “cool” things about his job.
NBA Superstar Kevin Durant donated $150,000 to three Prince George’s County community organizations, Monday.
Kevin Durant has become the first NBA star to sign with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation agency. Jay-Z became certified as a representative by the NBA players’ association last week.
DeSean Jackson has confirmed that Drew Rosenhaus is no longer his agent, but didn’t confirm he was interested in signing with rapper Jay-Z’s agency, Roc Nation Sports.
Sen. Marco Rubio says entertainers Beyonce and Jay-Z missed a chance while in Cuba to see firsthand the effects of political oppression.
U.S. Treasury officials say the trip by Beyonce and Jay-Z to Cuba was licensed as an educational exchange.
The first lady and the vice president are among the latest public figures to have their private information posted on a mysterious website, and the Secret Service has joined the investigation into the postings that include documents from people ranging from rapper Jay-Z to the head of the FBI.
Rapper Kanye West launched into a mid-concert rant against a range of people that included corporate executives, Justin Timberlake and one of his most famous public critics – President Barack Obama.
Two of the music industry’s biggest stars will perform in Baltimore this summer.