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Drake Splits MuchMusic Video Award with Justin Bieber
Drake shared the spotlight with fellow Canuck Justin Bieber at the 2011 MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto, Canada on Sunday (June 19), when the two tied for International Video of the Year by a Canadian.
Drake, who was the previous year's host, took the stage to receive the trophy for his 'Find Your …
Drake Snags Songwriters Hall of Fame Starlight Award
Rapper Drake has received many accolades in his short career, but his most recent trophy holds a special place in his heart. The Young Money MC was honored with the Hal David Starlight Award at the 42nd annual Songwriters Hall of Fame gala held at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City Thursday…
Patti LaBelle to Receive BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award
Soul legend Patti LaBelle has been announced as an honoree at the 2011 BET Awards.
The 67-year-old 'Lady Marmalade' singer will be presented with the prestigious BET Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of her more than five decades in the music industry, working with her '60s soul group Patti L…
Drake Honored With Award From Songwriters Hall of Fame
Canadian rap star Drake has just been announced as the latest recipient of the prestigious Hal David Starlight Award by the Songwriters Hall of Fame, a division of the National Academy of Popular Music.
Though the Songwriters Hall of Fame was founded by songwriter Johnny Mercer in 1969, the Hal David…
MC Hammer Wins Social Media Marketer of the Year Award
'90s pop rapper MC Hammer might have been the butt of one the year's biggest punchlines by Jay-Z on the Kanye West track 'So Appalled,' but he also proved to be a strong social media personality with a vast influence. Hammer has been awarded the first Gravity Summit Social Media …
Trina Honored in Florida for Charity Work
Trina has spent the last decade establishing herself as rap's Diamond Princess, but she's been doing some charity work on the side. Slip-N-Side's first lady was honored for her involvement with her Diamond Dolls Foundation this past weekend during the 6th Annual Florida Entertainment Summit, where s…
MC Hammer To Be Honored at Charity Kick-A-Thon
MC Hammer will be making a charity appearance this weekend, in support of a local California family who lost their father to cancer, and now face the possibility of losing their home.
In an effort to raise money for Florence Platt and her two children, Ryen and Kayla, 10 bay area Tae Kwon Do schools …
Will.i.am Receives BMI President’s Award
Will.i.am received the top honor at this year's BMI Urban Awards in Los Angeles Friday (September 10). The Black Eyed Peas frontman walked away with the President's Award which is bestowed to an individual who has a profound influence on the entertainment industry...

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