Friday, February 8, 2013 7:35PM - By Laura Aguirre
Futuristic singer Grimes, a.k.a. Claire Boucher, spoke out on behalf of Beyonce, Korean pop singer PSY and Mariah Carey this week. She wrote a thoughtful post on why these people matter. Also, Eminem is definitely releasing a new album this year. According to his label’s president, it’s coming very soon (like right after Memorial Day soon). All that and more below.
Friday, November 2, 2012 4:20PM - By Laura Aguirre
Eminem has said he’s prepping his next album, but until now hadn’t revealed when exactly his follow-up to Recovery would be released. This week, we got that confirmation… on a hat. The rapper announced that his next record would arrive in 2013. Also, the lawsuit filed against Britney Spears was finally thrown out due to insufficient evidence. And the Avett Brothers gave an emotional tribute to Brooklyn during its time of need. All that and more below.
Monday, July 30, 2012 12:05PM - By Travis Woods
50 Cent’s fifth record is finally set for release, as the long gestating album has just been given a release date of November 13th. Following in the footsteps of his other, equally subtle album titles—Get Rich or Die Tryin’, The Massacre, Curtis, and Before I Self Destruct—the new album is called Street King Immortal. Get it? It’s because he’s badass, you guys.
Friday, May 25, 2012 4:25PM - By Laura Aguirre
This week, Eminem revealed that he would start working on a followup to Recovery next week. Also, Aerosmith finally announced the official release date for their upcoming record Music From Another Dimension. And producer Mike Dean shared that a Watch the Throne 2 album is coming. Catch up on this week’s news below.
Friday, May 11, 2012 4:41PM - By Laura Aguirre
This week She & Him singer Zooey Deschanel landed a gig on Broadway. She’ll be playing a major role on Loretta Lynn‘s musical adaptation of Coal Miner’s Daughter. Also, Whitney Houston‘s family got their own reality series on Lifetime. We’ve also got an update on Eminem‘s upcoming movie Southpaw. Catch up on this week’s news below.
Thursday, January 12, 2012 12:01PM - By Travis Woods
The People’s Choice Awards of 2012 were held last night in Los Angeles, and, in addition to actually handing an award out to Kim Kardashian for “Best Celebrity” (seriously), the awards ceremony further pointed out its obsolescence and pointlessness by doling out best music awards to such illustrious musicians as Maroon 5, Demi Lovato, and, of course, Katy Perry.
Friday, October 28, 2011 10:33AM - By Travis Woods
It’s that time of year again, when you get to spend the weekend dressed up as your favorite pop culture figure, or gals can dress up as a sexy cat, a sexy nurse, a sexy tomato, a sexy pocket calculator, or whatever else you can wear a short skirt and fishnets with. We thought we’d take a moment here at Beatcrave to offer up a few last minute suggestions for those of you still hunting for that perfect Halloween costume—just dress up as your favorite musician! It’s a lot easier than you think. Happy Halloween, gang.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 1:00PM - By Joseph Oliveto
Lollapalooza, the music and arts festival conceived by Jane’s Addiction frontman Perry Farrell, will be celebrating its twentieth anniversary this year. The festival itself is still months away–it runs from August 6-8 in Chicago’s Grant Park–but Babble is reporting that a virtual time capsule has been created on the official website to commemorate two decades of musical celebration.
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 10:10AM - By Joseph Oliveto
We used to measure popularity in sales, but with the Facebook generation slowly taking over, it seems that “likes” are just as significant as dollars these days. If that’s so, then it’s big news for one star. Forget The Beatles, Madonna or Elvis.
According to Facebook, Eminem is the biggest star of all time.