Friday, June 23, 2017

Drake

In this Oct. 8, 2016 file photo, Drake performs onstage in Toronto. (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say an intruder was arrested at Drake’s Southern California house, but the woman apparently did nothing but drink the rapper’s water and soda pop. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says deputies from its Malibu/Lost ...
In this Oct. 8, 2016 file photo, Drake performs onstage in Toronto. Drake and EDM duo The Chainsmokers are the top contenders at the Billboard Music Awards with 22 nominations each. (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper Drake and EDM duo The Chainsmokers are the top contenders at the Billboard Music Awards with 22 nominations each. Dick clark productions announced Monday that the performers set a record for most nominations in a ...
In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, Drake accepts the award for favorite artist - rap/hip-hop at the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

Drake is saluting President Barack Obama with a bizarre image of the Canadian rapper’s face mixed with the president’s. Drake shared the picture on his Instagram Tuesday night following Obama’s farewell address to the nation. The image shows Obama standing ...
In this Oct. 8, 2016 file photo, Drake performs onstage in Toronto. (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Drake leads the nominations for the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards with 12, including male artist of the year, while electronic duo The Chainsmokers has 11 nominations, including song of the year for “Closer” with Halsey. iHeartMedia ...
In this May 19, 2013, file photo, Jennifer Lopez arrives at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)

On the heels of posting pictures of themselves in a warm embrace, video has surfaced of Drake and Jennifer Lopez getting close at a high school prom-themed party. Video posted on social media by fan sites of the two stars ...
In this Nov. 4, 2016, file photo, J. Cole performs during a campaign rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — A track off J. Cole’s forthcoming album has some people playing the guessing game on who he’s taking shots at. Cole doesn’t mention anyone by name on “False Prophets,” but some on social media are speculating ...
In this Nov. 20, 2016 file photo, Drake accepts the award for favorite album rap/hip-hop for "Views" at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

BY MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK (AP) — Drake owned the year on Spotify: He’s the most streamed act on the platform with 4.7 billion streams. The rapper has the most streamed album and song — “Views” (2.45 billion) and “One ...
Ariana Grande, second from left, and Nicki Minaj, third from right, perform "Side To Side"at the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

BY KRISTIN M. HALL Coming on the heels of a divisive political election, the American Music Awards on Sunday night in Los Angeles became a platform for strong, and sometimes foul, political language. Here’s a look at some of the ...
In this Oct. 8, 2016 file photo, Drake performs on stage in Toronto, Canada. Drake is the leading nominee with 12 nominations at the Soul Train Awards. The show will air on BET and Centric on Nov. 27

NEW YORK (AP) — Drake has nabbed 12 nominations for the 2016 Soul Train Awards. Nominations for the rapper-singer, who canceled three shows this week due to an ankle injury, include video, album/mixtape and song of the year. Beyoncé follows ...
In this Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, file photo, Drake performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Day 1 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

BY MARK KENNEDY NEW YORK (AP) — Drake earned a record-breaking 13 American Music Awards nominations on Monday thanks to his latest album, “Views,” shattering Michael’s Jackson’s mark of 11 nominations in a single year from 1984 when the King ...
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