Kanye West released a brand new song written for his daughter North on New Years Day which is inspired by his late mother.
West, who is married to Kim Kardashian, welcomed North in June 2013. Confirming reports of his professional partnership with Paul McCartney, the rapper released "Only One" on his website where it is available for free streaming. The new song touches on West's faith and is described in a press release as "the first publicly available recording from what has become a prolific collaboration between these two legendary artists."
Lyrics to "Only One" include: "As I lay me down to speak / I hear her speak to me / Hello Omari, how you doing? I think the storm ran out of rain, the clouds are moving / I know you're happy, cause I can see it / So tell the voice inside your head to believe it / I talked to God about you / He said he sent you an angel." more >>
Lecrae released a music video for "Messengers" which is the last song to appear on his Anomaly album.
The song features Christian pop duo for King & Country and the video was directed by Nathan Corrona for Dustbrand Films.
The video boasts appearances from both Lecrae and for King & Country. It also shows a man who appears to be witnessing in a Latin American country where he faces some opposition for his message and even has his megaphone crushed after praying for people in the street. more >>
Taylor Swift recently released an album titled 1989, which has done very well. Her loyal fans were able to express their feelings through social media by connecting with Taylor. She also had something in the works to give back to her fans and they had no idea.
Something that became know as #TayLurking, where she studies every fan's like, job, and location, was used intentionally to give back to her fans. By using this hashtag, she was able to get all the information she needed to take the next step in her process. She sent out a single Santa emoji to their social media accounts. Then she went out to get gifts that each one of her fans would LOVE. In this video, you get to see Taylor Swift wrap each present individually and send it out so her fans. On Christmas day these fans looked under their tree and saw a package that stood out from the others. It was from their favorite artist!
She touched the hearts of so many people and showed us what the true meaning of Christmas should be -- giving to those who need it most. Watch Taylor Swift's gift of giving in 2014 below: more >>
The feud between Iggy Azalea and Azealia Banks continues on after Banks dissed the other rapper during an interview with Hot 97, taking issue over Azalea being nominated for a Grammy award.
During the 47-minute rant by Banks on Hot 97, she claimed Azalea was far from excellent, especially whenthe Grammys were supposed to give out awards for artistic excellence.
"That Iggy Azalea s--- isn't better than any f------ black girl that's rapping today," Banks said. "When they give these Grammys out, all it says to white kids is: 'Oh yeah, you're great, you're amazing, you can do whatever you put your mind to.' And it says to black kids: 'You don't have s---. You don't own s---, not even the s--- you created for yourself'." more >>
Sources claimed that in honor of the coming New Year Chris Brown has been making resolutions to his mother and to girlfriend Karrueche Tran.
The on-again off-again couple had a lot of things to say to one another during their public breakup a few weeks back, but now Brown and Tran found themselves reunited just in time for the New Year.
A source claimed that Brown is tired of "destroying" the people around him, most especially his mother and his girlfriend and has changed his outlook on his relationships with them. He was also tired of hurting Tran and promised to stop. more >>
Rising country star Aaron Watson opened up about his latest single, "That's Why God Loves Cowboys," on Tuesday.
The Texas native asserted "That's Why God Loves Cowboys" harkens back to the era of country music legends George Strait and Chris LeDoux while also integrating his faith.
"On every record I always put one or two rodeo songs," Watson told Country Weekly. "I wrote this song with Troy Olsen and Sarah Buxton, putting a twist on it, incorporating my faith, because if you know cowboys and the wide open spaces they work, you know God truly loves cowboys (and cowgirls)." more >>