Former Reach Records artist and Lecrae affiliate Derek Minor has signed a new distribution deal with Entertainment One, a label that many secular superstar rappers such as Tupac Shakur, Cam'ron, and the Wu Tang Clan were signed to in the past.
Minor left Reach Records earlier this year and has chosen to go the secular route when finding a new home to distribute his music.
"I am very excited about my new relationship with Entertainment One," said Minor. "I feel confident that the team at eOne will provide me with the resources, experience and support that will allow me to reach my full potential as an artist." more >>
Rapper Mason Betha said lies have been told concerning him amid speculation that he reportedly engaged in an altercation with popular New York City radio personality Charlamagne Tha God recently.
Charlamagne has publicly declared that the rapper known as Ma$e is a hypocrite for leaving the pulpit to make music that many have been shocked to hear come from a minister. When the entertainers were both in attendance at the REVOLT Music Conference in Miami,Fla., recently reports surfaced that Ma$e pushed Charlamagne before the radio personality's security stepped in.
While on-air later, Charlamagne told radio listeners that he was able to have a conversation with the rapper who could possibly appear on his syndicated radio show, "The Breakfast Club" to explain his side of the story. Still, Charlamagne took to Twitter to explain rumors. more >>
Monica Brown, 33, recently gave 2 million Twitter followers the opportunity to ask her questions in a session titled "#askmo," and the Christian singer used the opportunity to share her faith.
Brown, the mother of three and wife to Miami Heat guard Shannon Brown, has been transparent about facing many obstacles in her life. While her past relationships ended in one previous love interest committing suicide and the reported infidelity of another, the singer knows what it means to endure heartbreak.
When one person asked her about her method for overcoming obstacles, Monica showcased her faith in her simple response. more >>
Fantasia Barrino has thanked God for her relationship with her son's father and his wife after years of media scrutiny and issues that unfolded publicly.
Barrino, the 30-year-old singer, made media headlines when she reportedly got into a relationship with Antwuan Cook while he was still legally married a few years ago. The pair reportedly met resistance during their public courtship, including Cook's estranged wife Paula looking to sue the "American Idol" singer, according to previous TMZ reports.
While Barrino had a son named Dallas with Cook almost three years ago, the singer was reportedly being sued by his ex-wife, Paula Cook, for allegedly causing him to be unfaithful to the marriage. Now, it seems the singer is in a good place with Cook and his wife. more >>
Musician Glen Campbell recorded a brutally honest song about Alzheimer's disease. This country music legend shared his final song, "I'm Not Gonna Miss You," after he was told his disease had spread too far for him to continue playing.
Glen will not be able to perform live again for his fans because of his diagnosis and the long-term treatment he will receive. So he decided to let everyone know about his current situation and give them one last song. If you are a fan of his music, this song will touch your heart in many ways. God bless Glen and his family, we will all miss your beautiful songs!
Watch this country music legend's final music video below: more >>
Casting Crowns scooped its sixth American Music Award nomination this week in the Favorite Artist- Contemporary Inspirational category.
Immediately following the nomination, Casting Crowns shared their pleasure on Twitter.
"We're excited to announce our nomination for #AMAs Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational," the group wrote on Oct. 17th. more >>