NEW YORK  — The debate over who reigns supreme as the greatest rapper of the moment is never-ending and never settled. From LL Cool J vs Kool Moe Dee, Tupac vs. Biggie, Jay-Z vs. Nas, it's a time-honored discussion that's likely to be heard in any barbershop or boardroom where rap fans converge.

For several decades, the Philly POPS has spread the joy of music throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, and now, with its inspiring POPS Outside series, the Philly POPS Big Band, led by Matt Gallagher, principal trumpet for the POPS, takes the music to the street, making a concerted effort to r…

Official voting began Wednesday for the E! People’s Choice Awards, which honor fan favorites in movies, TV, music, and pop culture.

For an entertainer, life on the road can be pretty grueling. Philadelphia native Tierra Whack loved playing the Made in America festival but it was an extra special treat to be able to sleep in her own bed after playing to the excited crowd.

NEW YORK — Todrick Hall has been preaching about inclusion, self-acceptance and gay pride for much of his career. So it made sense that he would preach about those messages as he accepted an MTV Video Music Award on behalf of Taylor Swift for her anti-hate anthem “You Need to Calm Down.”

Following worldwide acclaim, 11 Tony Awards, and the fact that scoring tickets for the Broadway production a nearly impossible feat, “Hamilton,” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s rhythmic hip-hop history lesson has finally come to Philadelphia, playing at the Forrest Theatre, 1114 Walnut St., through Nov. 17.

“Jimmy Lee” is a stirring album combining Raphael Saadiq’s trademark vintage soul sounds with moving gospel, disquieting soundscapes and closing triad of tunes that pulls no punches in addressing social ills and personal doubts.

An Emmy and Oscar winner will play our Forever First Lady. Viola Davis will produce and star in “First Ladies,” and play Michelle Obama. The one hour drama is set to air on Showtime and will examine U.S. presidencies from the perspectives of the First Ladies. In the first season, Michelle Ob…

The Made in America music festival takes place this weekend and the city of Philadelphia has issued a number of road closures and parking restrictions. Whether you are heading to the festival or just trying to get around Philadelphia this holiday weekend, here’s what you need to know.

NEWARK, N.J. — The incomparable career of Missy Elliott, the rapper-singer-songwriter-producer-dancer whose music videos have moved the needle over the last two decades, was honored at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, where Taylor Swift also took center stage with her gay pride anthem, "You …