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Lil Nas X’s Nirvana Interpolation Was a Smart Move, If Not a Totally Purposeful One

If you saw the headlines last week about Lil Nas X borrowing from Nirvana for his new song "Panini" but didn't notice the similarities from your first listen, you're not alone: they were initially lost even on

The Fate of BTS is in ARMY’s Hands in ‘BTS World’ Mobile Game: Watch the Trailer

Players will get to wonder “what if?” and make decisions about BTS’ career in a new mobile phone game set to drop later this week. The virtual simulation-based BTS World will put the fate of the seven

Chicago’s Ruido Fest: Nostalgic Rock en Español Setlists, Pro-Immigrant Messages & More Highlights

If you asked many Ruido Fest attendees, most were there for the headliners: El Tri, Hombres G and Los Enanitos Verdes and Los Tigres del Norte. But a few festival goers, like Gabriela and Gilberto from Chicago, were

This Week in HipHopMagz Chart History: In 2009, Drake Was ‘Best’ on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for the First Time

Plus, remembering feats by Richard Marx, Debbie Gibson & New Kids on the Block. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. June 24, 198930 years ago: After landing four

Bruce Springsteen Scores 20th Top 10 Album on HipHopMagz 200 Chart With ‘Western Stars’

The Boss is back in the top 10 on the Billboard 200 chart as Bruce Springsteen collects a landmark 20th top 10 with his new album Western Stars. The set begins with 66,000 equivalent album units earned in

Vape Pen Explodes & Shatters Teen’s Jaw, Knocks Out Teeth

E-Cigarettes have been on the rise in the past five years. Many were under the impression that they’re a safer alternative to cigarettes but that might not be entirely true. According to NBC, a 17-year-old boy’s jaw shattered

Aaron Watson Describes Serving Up His Country Music Manifesto on ‘Red Bandana’

In a world dominated by all things fast and fleeting, Aaron Watson approached his new album, Red Bandana (out June 21 on his own Big Label Records), with an entirely different mindset. “In a world full of

The Biggest Public Controversies In Wrestling History

Surrounded on all sides by negative press and internal disputes, no period of time in the past decade has been as tumultuous for World Wrestling Entertainment than right now. Regularly pilloried for their 10-year-deal with the kingdom

Ingrid Michaelson Releases Latest ‘Stranger Things’-Themed Single ‘Pretty’: Listen

Ingrid Michaelson channels Stranger Things heroine Eleven on her latest single, "Pretty." Michaelson's upcoming album, Stranger Songs, is an ode to the hit sci-fi series.  "Pretty," out today (June 21), is a slower, slightly more bluesy alternative to Michaelson's other recent singles

Andrew McMahon Puts Dreamy Spin On Kacey Musgraves’ ‘Slow Burn’: Listen

Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness put his own spin on Kacey Musgraves’ country song “Slow Burn," out today (June 21) Amazon Music.  The enchanting cover includes striking piano accompaniment and pulsating beats alongside McMahon’s haunting vocals. Produced by