Fast rising Nigerian singer and songwriter, Tems has been announced as Apple Music’s September Up Next artiste. The Up Next program is Apple Music’s monthly artist initiative geared towards identifying, showcasing and elevating rising talent. It’s been a great couple days for Tems as she just announced her signing to […]

Actor and singer-songwriter Inigo Pascual has joined the cast of Fox’s upcoming musical drama “Monarch.” Previously announced cast members include Beth Ditto, Trace Adkins, Susan Sarandon, Anna Friel and Joshua Sasse. The series follows America’s “first family” of country music, including mother Dottie Cantrell Roman (Sarandon), father Albie Roman (Adkins) […]

Republic Records today formally launched Imperial Music, a new independent music company led by former Astralwerks executive Glenn Mendlinger that soft-launched last year. According to the announcement, the New York-based label is a new division of Republic and signs, develops and markets emerging independent artists and creators, and partners with Ingrooves Music Group for distribution services. Mendlinger reports to Republic co-founders Monte and Avery Lipman […]

Wizkid, Nigerian singer, shone at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA). Brown Skin Girl’, a song by Beyoncé, featuring Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, and Wizkid won the ‘Best Cinematography’ category at the 2021 edition of the award held in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center on Sunday night. Also, American rapper, Doja Cat hosted […]

A singing competition where contestants don costumes of neon animals or creative creatures may seem quaint once viewers set their eyes on the technology-laden “Alter Ego.” “Alter Ego,” which premieres Sept. 22 at 9 p.m. on Fox, features amateur singers who perform behind the scenes, donning special headsets and lending […]