‘Drivers License’ Singer Olivia Rodrigo Gets a Parking Ticket

Earlier this month, it was reported that Rodrigo’s runaway hit single — which spent eight weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and the Billboard Global 200 charts — had become the first song to surpass 1 billion global streams in 2021, according to figures from MRC Data. She recently released the new single “Deja Vu,” and her debut […]

Legendary Rapper DMX Has Died, Aged 50

Legendary rapper DMX has died in a New York hospital just over a week after suffering a “catastrophic cardiac arrest.” He was 50 years old. According to a statement from his family, the Grammy-nominated artist (whose real name is Earl Simmons) died surrounded by loved ones after several days on life support. “Earl was a warrior who fought till the […]

Taylor Swift’s ‘Fearless (Taylor’s Version)’ Is This Week’s Favorite New Music

Swift’s latest album includes re-recordings of the original Fearless songs, along with six never-before-released “From the Vault” songs, including collaborations with Keith Urban and Maren Morris. Swift announced her intention to re-record her first six albums — released between 2006 and 2017 by Big Machine Label Group — in 2019, following the acquisition of her master recordings by Scooter Braun. […]