RIHANNA'S BACK IN THE STUDIO; TEASES FANS ON UPCOMING ALBUM!

Rihanna's been out here teasing her new album as she dropped off another video to her Instagram story letting us know that she's still putting in work with a video that shows her posted up in the studio. A serious studio vibes! The volume isn't muted as it has been before and we hear Riri bust out a little melody - check it out below. View this post on Instagram Oop! Looks like our girl #Rih is back in the studio! ???????????????????? #Rihanna A post shared by The Shade Room (@theshaderoom) on Jan 6, 2019 at 9:02pm PST Before the new year, she explained to her loyal following that new music hasn't arrived since she's been so busy with her other entrepreneurial commitments. "I know I know sis. I'm doing music. Simultaneously doing lingerie, makeup, film, amongst a couple other things that I enjoy," she wrote to an eager fan. "When the music is ready, you won't have to ask for it. But it's coming. Just not today sis. I'm hype too tho, it can't come soon enough for me. #Navy4Life." via GIPHY

EMINEM EARNS THE HIGHEST ALBUM SALES IN 2018 WITH 'KAMIKAZE'!

Eminem surprised the world with Kamikaze last year. He dropped the album without warning and according to Buzz Angle Music's 2018 Year-end report, Kamikaze was the highest selling album of the year! Eminem dominated 2018 with 755,027 album sales! Kamikaze, Em's eleventh studio album, helped his high album sales this year. The album earned 373,067 sales meaning the nearly 400K of his album units are due to his back catalog. It should also be noted that Revival dropped in December 2017 so there's a good chance that album also brought in some major sales numbers for Em this year. He garnered more than 2.5B on-demand audio streams throughout 2018 with Kamikaze drawing in 760M streams. via GIPHY Stream 'Kamikaze':

CHRIS BROWN ENTERS AMUSEMENT PARK IN NEW 'UNDECIDED' MUSIC VIDEO!

Breezy is back with a visual for 'Undecieded', his first single off upcoming album 'Indigo'. View this post on Instagram #INDIGOSEASON A post shared by CHRIS BROWN (@chrisbrownofficial) on Jan 4, 2019 at 6:53am PST There’s a whole lot of dancing involved like most Brown's music videos. The video finds Brown breaking onto the Santa Monica Pier, before Serayah (EMPIRE) enters the scene in a balloon and a night of fun at the arcade commences. View this post on Instagram NEW SINGLE #UNDECIDED is available on all platforms now! Hope y’all love it. Thank you all my fans for the endless support over the years, I’m humbled and grateful to be able to keep creating for you guys. LIVE LAUGH LOVE. Video is out tomorrow! #INDIGOSEASON. Link in bio ?????? ???????????????????????? A post shared by CHRIS BROWN (@chrisbrownofficial) on Jan 3, 2019 at 9:02pm PST Sounds familiar? It's because the song samples Shanice’s 1991 hit “I Love Your Smile.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by CHRIS BROWN (@chrisbrownofficial) on Jan 5, 2019 at 2:43am PST View this post on Instagram A post shared by CHRIS BROWN (@chrisbrownofficial) on Jan 4, 2019 at 2:15pm PST “I’m thankful for my fans but most importantly I hope it makes you feel good,” said Chris.

DRAKE ON NEW COLLABORATION WITH CHRIS BROWN!

Drake and Chris Brown dropped their longstanding beef in 2018 as he hinted at an upcoming 'Aubreezy' collaboration! The two officially ended their feud when Drake brought out Breezy to perform "Party" in L.A. The two have been spotted together on a few occasions since then, but it looks like they're officially getting together to deliver some new music for fans. Peep 'God's Plan' rapper posts on 'Gram. View this post on Instagram Best Duo or Group goes to... A post shared by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on Oct 24, 2018 at 6:41pm PDT View this post on Instagram 2019 cook up...Aubreezy A post shared by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on Jan 2, 2019 at 3:34pm PST

LOGIC'S DEBUT NOVEL 'SUPERMARKET' IS DROPPING THIS YEAR!

Logic confirms that his first literary endeavor is set to arrive at some point this year. The logline indicates a romance of sorts: “a guy falling in love with a girl.” and is also reported to arrive with an official soundtrack featuring music produced by Mac DeMarco no less! Peep Logic's book announcement on his Instagram account below: View this post on Instagram Supermarket 2019. Who’s grabbing a copy? A post shared by Logic (@logic) on Dec 31, 2018 at 7:33pm PST In November of 2017, Bobby Tarantino tweeted this: On this Plane writing my Novel Supermarket.— Bobby Billboard (@Logic301) November 16, 2017 Months later, in January, he revealed that he'd completed the novel and a script for a film. This news comes a little over a month after it was revealed that Logic will be co-writing and co-starring in a JJ Abrams-directed film. I cannot express my excitement nor my gratitude to @jjabramsofficial and everyone at @bad_robot for believing in me as an actor and writer. I am so excited to move into this next step of creativity in my career! Aaaahhhhhh this is gonna be so epic!!!! ???????????????????????????????? pic.twitter.com/aoQRA3DgbT— Bobby Billboard (@Logic301) November 16, 2018 via GIPHY Who's excited as we are!!?

NICKI MINAJ COULD BE THE FIRST FEMALE RAPPER TO SELL 100 MILLION UNITS!

Barbie Dreams rapper is on track to become first female rapper to sell a hundred units! A major milestone in her notable rap career. via GIPHY According to Chart Data, Nicki Minaj has sold 99 million units across albums, singles and features certified by the Recording Industry Association of America. Back in November, Nicki officially became the first female artist with 100 entries in the Billboard Hot 100 Songs chart. Tyga's single "Dip," which includes a cameo from the Queen Barbz, debuted at No. 83 on the chart, which signified her 100th entry into the chart. .@NICKIMINAJ now has 99 million RIAA certified units across albums, singles and features.She's expected to be the first female rapper to hit 100 million units.— chart data (@chartdata) January 2, 2019
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