(Photos) Spotify Is Expanding Despite Tidal Takeover Rumors

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As Jay-Z and Tidal begin to move forward in developing the brand and making its content more sought after, Spotify is finding new ways to expand and reel in more customers. Spotify’s chairman, Martin Lorentzon, even commented on currently not seeing Tidal as a significant threat. Click more to read the full story!

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(Photo) B.B. Kings Daughter Claims Elder Abuse!

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Daughter of Blues icon, B.B. King says he isn’t be treated properly. Not only does she feel like his care isn’t being made a priority by his current power of attorney and long time manager Laverne Toney, but she’s going as far as saying B.B is being abused!

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(Video) Mannie Fresh Provides Carter 5 Update, Talks Cash Money

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Mannie Fresh sat down with Montreality to touch bases. He answered a series of questions including giving some Intel about Tha Carter 5. Check out the interview after the jump.

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(Photos) Instagram Launches @Music A New Creative Community

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Instagram launched a new account called @Music dedicated to highlighting artists and their activities. Musicians drive a huge amount of traffic to Instagram and now they are trying to monetize off of it. Find out how the new account works after the jump!

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(Video) Mariah Carey Puts Associated Press Reporter In Check!

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I’m pretty sure it’s common knowledge to never come at Mariah Carey with any sideways remarks, (especially) about her vocals. For some reason an Associated Press reporter decided to step out of a limb and dared to ask “Mimi” about her background vocals. Adding insult to injury, the reporter implied that Miss. Carey would have some “assistance” during her Las Vegas residency. Boys and girls, class is officially in session. Check out her response after the jump.

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(Video) As I Am: The Life And Times of DJ AM

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It’s been six years since the untimely death of Las Vegas resident DJ, and Mash-up King, DJ AM. A documentary was made highlighting the life and times of the rockstar DJ, which debuted last week at the Tribeca Film Festival. Billboard reviewed the film and gave it 4 stars. Kevin Kerslake wrote and directed the film, making sure to include appearances by DJ AM’s contemporaries such as Mark Ronson, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Travis Barker, Steve Aoki, Diplo, and A-Trak.

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What’s Next For The Music Biz?! Universal Music Group Dismantles Distribution Company

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Universal Music Group officially dropped the name Universal Music Group Distribution (UMGD), and updated its U.S. structure. In a digital market, where applications like Spotify, Tidal, and iTunes have limited the number of hard copies purchased by consumers; it looks like Universal Music Group will be placing more interest in marketing and e-commerce operations.

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Kanye West- Music Executives Made Him Feel Bruce Jenner’s Struggle

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We can all thank Kanye West for Kim Kardashian being so understanding of her step-father’s decision to transition to a woman. According to Kayne his wise words to Kim come from his experience in the music biz.

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(Video) Is LL Cool J The Most Popular Rapper Turned Actor?

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Outside of popular Melrose Restaurant Craig’s, Rapper turned movie star LL Cool J posed for pictures with fans. In true LL Cool J fashion he posed with every…single….fan, even getting back out of his car to take one pic. Is the mega star who is forever charming and unbothered the most popular rapper turned actor? Take a look at the video after the jump!

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Paula Patton Speaks Life After Robin Thicke

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There’s something seriously wrong with you if you don’t like Paula Patton; she’s sweet but sexy and modest while confident. The actress and ex wife of legendary singer Robin Thicke stopped by the Meredith Vieira show to talk all things womanhood, including feeling like a “woman” for the very first time.

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