Archive for August 31, 2014

Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda Video is now Vevo Certified, Hits 100 Million Views in 11 days!

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Congratulations are certainly in order for Nicki Minaj.

The Trinidadian-American’s raciest video, Anaconda, is now vevo certified. The controversial video has been streamed 100 million times in just 11 days.

This is Nicki Minaj’s seventh certified video as a lead act on Vevo — ‘Starships’, ‘Moment 4 Life’, ‘Pound The Alarm’, ‘Super Bass’, ‘Beez in the Trap’ and ‘Right By My Side’ are all certified for hitting the 100 million landmark.

‘Anaconda’ had earlier broken Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball’ record for most views in 24 hours. The clip was viewed 19.6 million times in 24 hours, beating the previous record of 12.3 million views.

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SOURCE: ThePopZone.net

WATCH: Amber Rose Twerks to Congratulate Husband on Number One Album

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After getting some flak for her red carpet attire at the VMAs, Amber Rose is back with more raunchy stuffs.

Her husband, Wiz Khalifa’s new album ‘Blacc Hollywood’ topped the Billboard 200 chart with first-week sales of 90,453 copies. In a way to congratulate her hubby on the success for his fifth studio album, Amber Rose took to instagram and uploaded a raunchy video of her twerking.

“In honor of my Hubby’s #1 Album #blacchollywood #AssDrop,” she captioned the clip. Watch the twerking visual after the jump…

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HOT SHOT: Ariana Grande and Chris Brown on the Set of ‘Don’t Be Gone Too Long’ Video

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Ariana Grande and Chris Brown are currently shooting the music video for their unreleased song ‘Don’t Be Gone Too Long’.

Riveting Entertainment posted the above photo of Ariana Grande and Chris Brown on the set of ‘Don’t Be Gone Too Long’ music video. According to the production team, they were not sure whether the song or the video would be released.

Also, the official tracklist of Chris’ forthcoming album ‘X’ does not feature Ariana Grande on the song ‘Don’t Be Gone Too Long’. Well we’re still hoping there would be changes to include the magical voice of Ariana Grande on the song.

Rihanna Enjoys Her Vacation in Sicily, Italy

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Rihanna was spotted having fun in Sicily, Italy. The island girl was seen chilling in the sun with her pals on a multimillion dollar carter yacht, the Galaxy.

After enjoying the sun in her black bikini top and jean short, she then took a helicopter ride with her friends.

Peep more photos of Rihanna loving life in Sicily after the jump..

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Ariana Grande Performs ‘Break Free’ on ‘America’s Got Talent’

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Ariana Grande was a guest performer on America’s Got Talent yesterday (August 27). The pint-sized vocalist performed her new single ‘Break Free’ on the talent show at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

As usual, Ariana Grande nailed it with her performance of ‘Break Free’. Her vocal were amazing. She is clearly one of the best live vocalist in the music industry now.

The Zedd-assisted track is already a commercial success. The song has peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Ariana Grande’s fourth Top 10 single in the US.

Watch Ariana Grande slaying on ‘America’s Got Talent’ after the jump….

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Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda Hits No.2 on the Billboard Hot 100

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Anaconda becomes Nicki Minaj’s highest charting single ever after leaping from No.39 to 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song surpasses Super Bass, which peaked #3 in 2011.

The ‘Baby Got Back’ sampled track did so well mainly because of streaming points. The racy visual of Anaconda was streamed 32.1 million times in a week, that is the highest since Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball’ drew 36.4 million streams in 2013.

Also, Anaconda sold 120,000 digital copies last week. Its rise in sales was influenced by Nicki Minaj’s VMA performance and the video for Anaconda. The track was up a staggering 132 percent from last week.

Radio also helped Minaj’s new track to becoming her highest charting single ever. The track garnered 25 million impressions last week (up 33 percent).

With Anaconda hitting the top 10, it extends Nicki Minaj’s record for the most top 10s for female rappers. She now has 11 Hot 100 Top 10s.

New Video: Usher feat. Nicki Minaj – ‘She Came To Give It To You’

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Usher has premiered the official music video for Nicki Minaj-assisted new single ‘She Came To Give It To You’.

The song is the second single released off the R&B crooner’s forthcoming eighth studio album, ‘UR’. He first performed the song live at 2014 MTV Video Music Awards last Sunday with Nicki Minaj.

Usher’s upcoming album, ‘UR’ drops later this year. It is preceded by lead single ‘Good Kisser’

Watch the Philip Andelman-directed video for ‘She Came To Give It To You’

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BET Defend Karrueche, Apologize For Blue Ivy Hair Joke

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B.E.T have now apologized for the unpleasant Blue Ivy joke that was made by Chris Brown’s girlfriend, Karrueche on 106 & Park. They also defended Karrueche amidst backlash from Beyonce’s fanbase, Beyhive.

Taking to Twitter, BET’s Stephen Hill apologized for the distasteful and ‘stupid’ joke that was made about Blue Ivy Carter. Read more

New Video: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett – ‘I Can’t Give You Anything But Love’

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Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett have premiered the official music video for their song  ‘I Can’t Give You Anything But Love’.

Originally recorded in 1928 by Adelaide Hall , ‘I Can’t Give’ is the second single released from Lady Gaga and jazz veteran,Tony Bennett’s upcoming new album ‘Cheek To Cheek’. The album is slated for a September 23rd release.

Watch the video below

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New Music: Jennifer Lopez feat. Iggy Azalea – ‘Booty’

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Jennifer Lopez teams up with fellow booty girl, Iggy Azalea on the remix of her new single ‘Booty’.

‘Booty’ is the third single released off JLo’s eighth studio album A.K.A. The official music video of the song was shot last week with director Hype Williams. According to Jennifer Lopez, the forthcoming video will be full booties. “It’s a lot of booty,” she revealed to Power 106.

Listen to JLo and Iggy Azalea’s ‘Booty’ after the jump

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Rihanna on Vacation in Capri, Italy

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Rihanna is currently on vacation with her friends in Capri, Italy. The Bajan singer is having a rest after ending the highly successful ‘Monster Tour’ with rapper Eminem.

Riri’s eighth studio album is expected to be released around November this year. According to sources, the lead or first single off the yet untitled album will drop next month.

Check out a photo and video of Rihanna having fun on a yacht in Capri.

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