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Esperanza Spalding Is Now A Harvard Professor

Esperanza Spalding is at the top of her field. She’s won just about every award a musician can win: four Grammys, a Smithsonian award, an NAACP Image Award, a Frida Kahlo award, a Boston Music Award — we could go on for ten minutes. And now, according to a press release from Harvard University, Spalding is going to teach others how she did it.The bassist and singer has...

Kendrick, Katy Perry And The Weeknd Score Most 2017 VMA Nominations, Twitter Reacts

MTV has announced the nominees for the 2017 Video Music Awards!As anyone might have guessed, none other than Kendrick Lamar is leading the pack with the most nominations.Kendrick Lamar, who was having already having a phenomenal year with his album going double platinum, has claimed eight nominations at this year's VMAs."Shootin up the charts, better run man" 2X platinum...

Here's Why Rick Ross Won't Sign A Female Rapper To Maybach Music Group

Sexism throughout the music industry — particularly in hip-hop — is a special kind of beast, and Rick Ross’ recent comments certainly add fuel to that fire of a discussion.The Maybach Music Group (MMG) founder recently visited The Breakfast Club to discuss Meek Mill and his new VH1 show, Signed.At one point, the show’s hosts began to discuss the careers that had...