Cypress Hill to perform virtual 360° livestream this Friday, June 19

Hip hop royalty Cypress Hill will perform live to fans around the world this Friday evening on MelodyVR. Synonymous with huge nights out and big nights in, this is an opportunity to witness the group up close and like never before.  Cypress Hill’s Live from LA show will be free to view via the MelodyVR app on smartphones and VR headsets. Through MelodyVR’s world-class camera and production technology, viewers will be transported to the state-of-the-art studio space to experience the exclusive 360° performance, and virtually stand next to Cypress Hill while…

Luxury Lifestyle Company Places.co Launches Exclusive ‘Miami Unlocked’ Art Basel Experience and Partners with DJ Khaled’s We The Best Foundation

Places.co Founder and CEO Simone Sestito announced today that his luxury travel technology company has made a substantial donation to DJ Khaled’s We The Best Foundation in celebration of the launch of the Places.co inaugural Art Basel “Miami Unlocked” experience. In addition to partnering with the multi-Grammy Award winning super producer, Places.co will provide a curated lineup of exclusive events during the world’s leading contemporary art celebration. From mega-yachts to luxury estates, Places.co will collaborate with premium brands Haute Living and Hublot, icons Eva Longoria and Ricky Martin, multi-platinum recording artist Fat Joe, and visual artists Skylar…

POWERBASE MUSIC joins forces with Empire Distribution to Release ‘Cedric the Entertainer & Silas White Present: A Powerbase Christmas’

POWERBASE MUSIC  Records, Management and Publishing Inc (marketed as POWERBASE MUSIC) is an American record label founded in 2017 by music industry vet Silas White(Justin Timberlake/Wayne Brady). POWERBASE is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. POWERBASE promotes both developing and veteran stars, across Pop, R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz & Country. This Christmas album, comprised of Powerbase artists and friends, is due to drop Friday, December 6, 2019. With classic covers from Cedric the Entertainer & Sonna, and the help of superstar Jazz saxophonist Dave Koz featuring vocal powerhouse Shelea, an original song by MAJOR. and an…

A$AP Rocky testifies in Sweden, says he tried to avoid fight

STOCKHOLM (AP) — American rapper A$AP Rocky testified Thursday at his assault trial in Sweden that he did everything possible to avoid a confrontation with two men he said were persistently following his entourage in Stockholm, but one of those men picked a fight with one of his bodyguards. The recording artist, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, is accused along with two other men believed to be members of his entourage of beating a 19-year-old man, Mustafa Jafari, in Stockholm on June 30. The rapper, 30, pleaded not guilty…

Jury deliberates over dollars in Katy Perry case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a trial over Katy Perry’s hit “Dark Horse” and the rapper who says it was stolen from him.: Jurors are deciding how much Katy Perry, her collaborators and her record label owe the writers of a Christian rap song over her hit “Dark Horse. The jury has already found that “Dark Horse” improperly copied from Marcus Gray’s song “Joyful Noise.” They’re now just deliberating over the amount. In closing arguments Thursday, lawyers for Gray and his two co-writers told the jury they should…