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What Made Aretha Franklin Special: Producers Jimmy Jam & Harvey Mason Jr. Reminisce

As fans pay their final respects to Aretha Franklin this week, songwriter/producers James “Jimmy Jam” Harris and Harvey Mason Jr. share unique memories being in the presence the Queen Soul: Jimmy Jam, together with his songwriting/production partner

Ty Dolla $ign & Jeremih Connect With Lil Wayne for 'MihTy' Track 'New Level': Listen

With Ty Dolla $ign and Jeremih's MihTy project suffering another delay, the talented singers have decided to unleash a new cut from their heavily anticipated joint effort on Friday (Aug. 24). The duo called on Lil Wayne for an assist to

Lil Baby & Drake's 'Yes Indeed' Hits No. 1 On Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay Chart

The collaboration is Drake’s fifth No. 1 2018, tying 2010 and 2016 as the most fruitful years. For the third time this year, Drake knocks himself from No. 1 slot on the Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop airplay chart. His

YNW Melly on Breakout Mixtape 'I Am You,' Interpolating Chris Brown Throwbacks & His Favorite 'Lion King' Solos

YNW Melly is eating Lucky Charms. The 19-year-old rapper saunters into the room like his destiny as a successful rapper is preordained and everybody else hasn't caught up yet. His speech is concise, clipped and hushed, which is

Jacquees Talks Aretha Franklin, Working With Young Thug & More at Hot 100 Fest: Watch

Jacquees sat down with Billboard’s Kevan Kenney at the Hot 100 Festival on Saturday (Aug. 18), paying tribute to Aretha Franklin, discussing working with Young Thug and chatting about his forthcoming album with Chris Brown. Speaking the late Aretha

DJ Khaled, Justin Bieber, Quavo and Chance The Rapper's 'No Brainer' Hits Top 10 On Rhythmic Songs Chart

Plus, Janelle Monae and YG collect new top 10s at radio. DJ Khaled scores his eighth top 10 on the Rhythmic Songs airplay chart as “No Brainer,” featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo and Chance the Rapper, climbs 15-10

Bobby Brown on Receiving the R&B Soul Music Icon Award, His Upcoming Single 'Like Bobby' & The State of R&B

On Aug. 16, Bobby Brown will join Faith Evans, Dallas Austin and Bebe and Cece Winans at the third annual Black Music Honors in Nashville, Tennessee. Bobby will take home the R&B Soul Music Icon Award, a

DJ Snake Celebrates Africa & Uniqueness in 'Maradona Riddim': Watch

If you ever feel like you're sitting on the sidelines watching the rest the world play a game you can't win, trust in your true self. You don't have to fit in with the crowd to be

Nicki Minaj Takes Swipes at Meek Mill & DJ Khaled on 'Barbie Dreams'

Never one to bite her tongue, Nicki Minaj used her fourth album, Queen, to dish out a series haymakers — most notably to her ex-beau Meek Mill and t-collaborator, DJ Khaled.  On the album's third track "Barbie Dreams," Minaj

Drake Bests Rihanna For Most Weeks Atop Rhythmic Songs as 'In My Feelings' Hits No. 1

Drake tallies his 100th frame at the chart’s summit. Drake reaches a milestone on Billboard's Rhythmic Songs airplay chart (dated Aug. 11), as he becomes the first act to reach 100 total weeks in the top slot since the chart began in