Spike Lee Signs On To Direct "Prince Of Cats," A Hip-Hop Romeo & Juliet Film

Spike Lee’s Netflix series adaption of his 1986 film She’s Gotta Have It announced it’s cancellation earlier in the summer but now the famed director is back with a new exciting project on the way. According to Pitchfork, Spike will

Spike Lee to Direct 1980s-Set Hip-Hop ‘Romeo & Juliet’ Tale ‘Prince of Cats’

Legendary is developing the film based on a graphic novel written and illustrated by Ron Wimberly. Spike Lee is headed to the 1980s hip-hop scene. The filmmaker, who last directed BlacKkKlansman, has closed a deal to direct Prince of Cats,

"Growing Up Hip Hop" Trailer Features Fiery Showdown Between Romeo & Angela Simmons

‘Tis the season for another edition of Growing Up Hip Hop, except this time they’re taking things back to sunny California. Fans have been enjoying WeTV’s first-ever installment of a New York version of the series, but the

Leslie Odom, Jr.’s Tiny Desk Performance Involved Smooth Ballads and an Excellent ‘Hamilton’ Joke

Leslie Odom, Jr. stopped by the NPR offices recently for his first Tiny Desk Concert, which was released Tuesday (Nov. 12).  Flanked by a full band and a trio of female backup singers (including wife Nicolette Robinson!),

Executive Turntable: Moves at SiriusXM, Blackbird Music Publishing Group, UTA & More

SiriusXM promoted Kelly Flynn to senior vp video programming, the company announced on Tuesday (Nov. 5). She will report directly to president and CCO Scott Greenstein and manage the Howard Stern video team. Flynn began working at

Vote for Your Favorite Latin Collaboration of October

October 31st officially marks Halloween and the last day of the month! As the month wraps up, Billboard is curious to know: which Latin collaboration released in the past 31 days is your favorite?  Highlighting some of

DJ Snake, J Balvin & Tyga’s ‘Loco Contigo’ Lands at No. 1 on Latin Airplay Chart

Plus, Natti Natasha and Romeo Santos notch new top 10s. “Loco Contigo” by DJ Snake, J Balvin and Tyga vaults 2-1 on the Latin Airplay chart dated Nov. 2. With the move, Balvin goes into a four-way

Immature’s Romeo Confirms Brandy Norwood Caused Him To Go Blind In One Eye

Prior to Marques Houston becoming a solo artist, the R&B singer was a member of the group Immature. The teens primarily sang innocent love songs, but they were a hit and toured the world, performing for their

Marcus Smart Pranks Celtics Rookie With $4,500 Chipotle Bill: Watch

NBA rookies, and rookies in almost any sport for that matter, typically go through a season-long initiation process during which they have to carry the veterans’ luggage, wear silly backpacks and outfits, and supply the team with

Monica Leaves Shannon Brown Their Atlanta Home In Divorce, Has 6 Months To Vacate

Monica and her now ex-husband Shannon Brown finalized their divorce last week after close to ten years of marriage. Both Monica and Shannon never shared a reason for their break up but made it clear it wasn’t due to