Alicia Keys: Inspired By Bono, Impressed By Jamie Foxx

Grammy winner picks creative endeavors carefully, lends time to causes generously.

Ludacris Goes For The Gold — Member, That Is — In New Clip

Quincy Jones, Slick Rick, Verne Troyer (a.k.a. Mini Me) guest in 'Austin Powers'-inspired video.

Lil Jon's Not Worried That You'll Get Tired Of Crunk

Rapper/producer is working hard while he's hot, but he'll always make music for fans.

Destiny's Child Get Naked And Get Revenge In New Videos

Clips for 'Cater 2 U' and 'Girl' take trio from desert to big city.

Alicia Keys' Diary Tour Dates Announced

Trek will cover 29 cities between February and April; John Legend will open all dates.

Nelly, St. Lunatics Take It Old-School With March College Tour

Seven dates are probably run up to larger U.S. tour.

John Legend Works On Living Up To His Own Name

R&B newcomer admits the cocky-sounding moniker puts pressure on him.

Bodyguard: Houston 'Happy,' Closer To God After Gouging Eye

Ex-managers blame mental illness; family says it was an accident.

Amerie Growing Up But Keeping Her Clothes On, Thank You

Singer says new album, Touch, is more up-tempo, mature.

Omarion, John Legend And Kevin Lyttle Get 'Hitch'ed

Soundtrack to Will Smith film also features Heavy D, O'Jays, Amerie.

'My Boo' Co-Producer Arrested For Stealing Two Scrap Tires

Manuel Seal and companion charged with theft and trespassing.

Mario Shoots Heartbreaking New Video, Looks Toward Hollywood

Singer hopes to parlay his musical success into acting opportunities.

R&B Singer Houston Gouges Eye Out After Apparent Suicide Attempt

Singer attempted to jump out of hotel window.

Game Allegedly Assaults Radio DJ; Rapper's Compton Properties Shot Up

G-Unit member not present during shooting.

Baby Keeps It Down-Bottom With Fast Money

'I went back to the basics with this record,' the MC/CEO says.

Ying Yang Twins Fly The Flag For The U.S.A. (United State of Atlanta)

Album isn't due till summer, but leaks forced early release of single, 'Wait.'

Swizz Beatz Back In The Spotlight Thanks To T.I., Cassidy

Veteran produced their hits 'Bring Em Out' and 'I'm a Hustla.'

Kanye West Collaborating With Lauryn Hill On New LP

Singer, producer have cooked up at least two songs.

Luda, Sum 41 Get Down On 'Get Back' During 'SNL' Rehearsal

Artists will perform together on the show this Saturday.

John Legend Serves Up Both The Ordinary And The Wonder-Ful

Singer/songwriter shoots Kanye West-helmed clip for 'Ordinary People.'

DMX Pleads Not Guilty To Series Of Traffic Violations

Rapper was allegedly pulled over driving 104 mph with suspended license.

Twista And His Speedknot Mobstaz Bring 'Pimping Vibe' To New LP

Kanye West contributed to album; Twista also has a new solo LP in the works.

Usher's Success Lifts Songwriter/Producer Bryan-Michael Cox

'Burn' co-writer has been nominated for two Grammys.

Kanye, Pharrell, Mos Def Celebrate A Designer With Sole

Hip-hop A-listers turn out for opening of A Bathing Ape store.