The Boombox Music Blog

ILOVEMAKONNEN's Joy Onstage Makes Up for His Shortcomings at Hype Hotel SXSW 2015 Show [EXCLUSIVE]

The music of Atlanta rapper ILOVEMAKONNEN comes from a place of boundless enthusiasm. It was obvious throughout his giddy Friday afternoon set (March 20) at the Hype Hotel in Austin, Texas that he's as much of a fan -- specifically of rap and R&B -- as a performer. Continue reading…
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Meek Mill Heads to Atlanta in 'Ice Cream Freestyle' Street Video With Rick Ross

It's close to dusk in Atlanta and Meek Mill is spitting some fire to light up the night in this new street video for his "Ice Cream Freestyle," which he released in January. Continue reading…
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Chris Brown's Probation Ends, Rihanna Assault Case Closed

This is a TGIF that Chris Brown can truly be thankful for. The singer's felony probation as a result of his 2009 assault against then-girlfriend Rihanna has come to an end. Continue reading…
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'Black Girls Rock' 2015 Will Feature Ciara, Fantasia, Jill Scott & More

R&B songbirds Ciara, Fantasia and Jill Scott have been tapped to perform at BET’s Black Girls Rock. The annual event honors women of color in the fields of entertainment, philanthropy, sports and community service. Continue reading…
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Russell Simmons to Celebrate Hip-Hop With Broadway Musical 'The Scenario'

Russell Simmons is bringing hip-hop to the Great White Way. The rap impresario is producing a new Broadway musical on the early days of hip-hop titled The Scenario. Continue reading…
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Beyonce and Jay Z Rent Los Angeles Mansion After Dream Home Becomes Hard to Find

Even millionaires have trouble finding the right house to buy. Jay Z and Beyonce's dream home in Los Angeles is harder to lock down than they thought. Continue reading…
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A$AP Rocky Drops 'Indie' Featuring Rich Homie Quan and Sway Burr

Even though A$AP Rocky's next album, A.L.L.A., has no release date yet, he's doing a good job of keeping his buzz going strong by delivering new songs. After dropping the video for "Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2," he's back with a muddy-sounding banger, "Indie," featuring Rich Homie Quan and Sway Burr. Continue reading…
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Don C x Air Jordan 1

While Kanye West has been loudly promoting his Adidas collaboration, his homie Don C has been quietly amassing an amazing collection with Nike. This time, Don is putting his spin on the Air Jordan 1 for a cause that is much bigger than personal gain. Continue reading…
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J. Cole Adds Big Sean, Pusha T, YG and Jhene Aiko to Forest Hills Drive Tour

J. Cole is a week away from launching his Forest Hills Drive Tour. It’s a massive five-month trek that stretches to the U.K. The Roc Nation rhymer has released the three stages of his entire tour, which features his artists on his Dreamville Records label and special guests. Continue reading…
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Justine Skye Discusses Changing R&B, Self-Confidence and Jay Z's Support, Performs 'Collide' for 'Next Up' [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]

Justine Skye shares stories of her rise to stardom, her goals to change R&B and performs ‘Collide’ in addition to ‘Hard Work’ for The Boombox's #NextUp series presented by McDonald's Our Food, Your Questions. Continue reading…
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Usher Sheds Tears During Emotional Acceptance Speech at 2015 BET Honors [VIDEO]

The 2015 BET Honors aired on Monday night (Feb. 23) and Usher was one of the celebrated entertainers, accepting the Musical Arts Award, which was presented to him by one of his musical influences Bobby Brown. Continue reading…
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K. Michelle Performs 'Judge Me' at 2015 BET Honors

Following a quick wardrobe change out of her Emilio Pucci curve-hugging red carpet ensemble, K. Michelle hit the stage at the 2015 BET Honors to perform "Judge Me" in a royal blue gown with a dramatic chiffon skirt attached on Monday night (Feb. 23). Continue reading…
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Ne-Yo Performs 'Religious' at 2015 BET Honors

The 2015 BET Honors celebrate the lifetime achievement of a variety of African Americans in various industries. On Monday night (Feb. 23), R&B singer Ne-Yo attended the ceremony and graced the stage for the first live performance of the night, performing his standout cut, "Religious," from his latest release, Non-Fiction. Continue reading…
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Drake Disses Chris Brown at Auckland Concert

It looks as if the Drake and Chris Brown feud has been rekindled. Over the weekend, Drizzy threw a small subliminal shot at Breezy during his Auckland show. This in response to interviews Brown gave in which he mocked the Toronto rhymer. Continue reading…
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