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Eve Expected Support From Female Rappers

Eve thought she would become part of a ''friendly sisterhood'' of female rappers when she entered the music industry in 1998.The 40-year-old hip hop artist - whose real name is Eve Jihan Jeffers - was...

Missy Elliott Told To Join Army

Missy Elliott's family told her to join the army.The 48-year-old star knew she wanted to be a singer from a young age and though her dream sometimes felt ''impossible'', she never listened to urges to...

Jon Bon Jovi Receives Honorary Degree

Jon Bon Jovi has received an honorary Doctor of Music degree.The 57-year-old rocker was recognised by the University of Pennsylvania at Penn's 263rd Commencement at Franklin Field in Philadelphia on Monday (20.05.19) for both his...

Missy Elliott And Justin Timberlake Receive Honorary Doctorates

Missy Elliott and Justin Timberlake have received Honorary Doctorate Degrees.The 47-year-old rapper was honoured with the degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston on Saturday (11.05.19), alongside the 'Say Something' hitmaker and Grammy-winning...

Justin Timberlake To Be Honoured By Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Justin Timberlake is to be honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame.The 'Mirrors' hitmaker will receive the Contemporary Icon award at the organisation's 50th annual induction gala at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York...

Missy Elliott Has 'Finished' A Long Project

Missy Elliott has teased new music is on the way.The excited 'Lose Control' hitmaker took to Instagram to share a video of her celebrating completing a ''long project'' by bopping along to British group Soul...

Halsey To Receive Hal David Starlight Award

Halsey is set to receive the Hal David Starlight Award at the Songwriters Hall of Fame Gala.The 'Bad At Love' hitmaker ''can't believe'' she is following in the footsteps of the likes of Ed Sheeran,...

Missy Elliott Was Intimidated By Expectations After Debut Album

Missy Elliott was ''scared'' by the expectations for her second album 'Da Real World'.The 'Get Ur Freak On' rapper released her debut record 'Supa Dupa Fly' in 1997 - which hit number three in the...

Salt-n-pepa Story Being Made Into Tv Series

Salt-N-Pepa are getting a Lifetime miniseries about their life and career.The hip hop act will be the subject of a new biographical series focusing on the group at the height of their 90s popularity and...

Missy Elliott Sent Lizzo A Memoji Of Her Singing Their Song

Missy Elliott sent Lizzo a Memoji of herself singing in the studio.The 'Juice' singer has revealed the 'Work It' rapper surprised her by sending the animated emoji of herself singing into her iPhone before sending...

Ciara Is Still Living Her 'Dream'

Ciara feels as though she's living her ''dream''.The 33-year-old singer - who has kids Future, four, and 20-month-old Sienna - has recently returned to the music scene with her new single 'Level Up' and despite...

Khalid Suffering From Social Anxiety

Khalid is suffering from social anxiety.The 20-year-old singer/songwriter opened up to his fans on Twitter about the ''overwhelming'' disorder and admitted it can affect him when he is meeting fans or before he goes on...

Cardi B Partners With Reebok

Cardi B is collaborating with Reebok. The 26-year-old rapper - who has three-month-old daughter Culture with husband Offset - is partnering up with the sportswear brand to promote the company's Aztrek sneaker and clothing.Announcing the...

Ciara's Ama Date Was Son

Ciara took her four-year-old son as her date to the American Music Awards on Tuesday (09.10.18).The 'Goodies' hitmaker walked the red carpet at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater with Future - who she has with ex-husband...

Janet Jackson Wins Bmi Icon Award

Janet Jackson was honoured with the BMI Icon Award at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards.The 52-year-old singer was given the prestigious prize at the ceremony on Thursday (30.08.18) at the Woodruff Arts Center's Symphony Hall...

Missy Elliott Pens Touching Tribute To Aaliyah

Missy Elliott has penned a touching tribute to Aaliyah to mark the 17th anniversary of her death.The American singer was killed in a plane crash in the Bahamas on 25 August, 2001, and to mark...

Ariana Grande Had To Express Her Love For Pete Davidson In A Song

Ariana Grande felt compelled to write a love song for her fiancé Pete Davidson just a week after they began dating.The 25-year-old singer got engaged to the 24-year-old 'SNL' comedian in June after just...

Stevie Wonder Visits Aretha Franklin

Stevie Wonder has been to visit his ''gravely ill'' friend Aretha Franklin.The 76-year-old soul legend is said to be fighting for her life at her home in Detroit, and as well as her family, pals...

Solange Knowles 'Proud' Of Michelle Williams

Solange Knowles is ''really proud'' of her pal Michelle Williams, following her admission she is ''seeking help'' for depression.The Destiny's Child singer took to Instagram this week to tell her followers she making mental health...

Missy Elliott Features On Ariana Grande's Album

Missy Elliott, Pharrell Williams and Nicki Minaj are the only three collaborations on Ariana Grande's 'Sweetener' album.The pop star has confirmed the three artists - of which she has worked with two, Nicki and Pharrell,...

Missy Elliott's Diet Allows For 'Two Cupcakes A Month'

Missy Elliott says drinking water has helped get her ''glow back''. The 46-year-old rapper has been working on her fitness over the last few months and although the 'Work it' singer has ''never been a...

Normani Kordei Set To Work With Missy Elliott

Normani Kordei is heading into the studio with Missy Elliott. The Fifth Harmony star recently signed to Keep Cool/RCA Records following the 'Work From Home' group's hiatus announcement in March, and now she's revealed her...

Stefflon Don Wants To Rap For All Women

Stefflon Don wants to use her music to speak out for ''women who aren't so naughty'' and who don't have a voice.The 26-year-old British/Jamaican musician is one of the hottest properties in rap right now...

Drake 'Praying' For Rick Ross

Drake is ''praying'' for Rick Ross after he was rushed to hospital.The 42-year-old rapper was rushed to a hospital in the Miami area on Thursday (01.03.18) after a 911 call was placed from his home...

Kendrick Lamar: Music Videos As Important As The Songs

Kendrick Lamar has admitted his videos are just as important to him as his music.The 'All The Stars' hitmaker grew up being inspired by visuals and it has always been vital to him that fans...

Peter Dinklage And Morgan Freeman Star Together In Superbowl Commercial

Peter Dinklage and Morgan Freeman both tried rapping for a Superbowl commercial that aired on Sunday (04.02.18).The 'Game of Thrones' star and the 80-year-old Hollywood veteran joined forces for a memorable joint advert for Doritos...

Missy Elliott Teases New Song With Kelly Rowland And Busta Rhymes

Missy Elliott is releasing a song with Kelly Rowland and Busta Rhymes on Friday (02.02.18).The 46-year-old rapper has recruited the former Destiny's Child star and the 45-year-old hip-hop legend for the new song, with the...

Missy Elliott Trains Morgan Freeman In The Art Of Rap For Super Bowl Ad

The Super Bowl is the only event in the world where you want to sit around for the adverts, and it seems this year will be no different. A teaser for the forthcoming Mountain Dew...

Janet Jackson Joined By Missy Elliott During Concert

Janet Jackson was joined on stage by Missy Elliott for the final night of her world tour on Sunday night (17.12.17).The 51-year-old pop star teamed up with the iconic rapper for a rendition of their...

Petition Calls For Confederate Statue To Be Replaced By One Of Missy Elliott

A new online petition is calling for the replacement of a Confederate monument in Virginia with one of rapper Missy Elliott.Nathan Coflin, a native of Virginia, posted a petition via Change.org calling on local politicians...

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