Beyoncé Backlash

HOUSTON, TX — The only people getting in formation were the cops. Beyoncé’s welcome into Houston Sunday night wasn’t the nicest. Remember that little performance Bey did at the Super Bowl? Well, the Houston police felt it was a little anti-cop, so they had a silent protest outside of NRG Stadium during Bey’s set. Now, the queen is headed to Jerry World Monday, as the next stop on her world tour. But don’t you worry! The Arlington Police said they […]

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‘American Idol’ Finalist Rickey Smith, 36, Killed In Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — Former “American Idol” finalist Rickey E. Smith Jr. was killed Friday in a car crash in Oklahoma, according to multiple reports. He was 36. Smith was involved in a multi-car, wrong-way collision on I-240 just outside Oklahoma City around 3 a.m., according to KFOR. According to KFOR, a man driving a pickup truck in the wrong direction slammed head-on into Smith’s vehicle. Gerardo Cedra Jr., 27, was driving his 2003 GMC pickup the wrong way on I-240 eastbound and crashed into 36-year-old […]

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Dallas Police Search for Suspect in Deep Ellum Recording Studio Shooting

DALLAS — Police are investigating an early morning shooting at a Deep Ellum recording studio that left one man injured. Witnesses say a man rang the doorbell at Legacy Music Group before shooting through the door, hitting the victim. Police say officers answered the shooting call just before 6 a.m. Wednesday morning at the 2800 block of Main Street, where several recording studios are housed. Dallas Fire Rescue took the victim to Baylor University Medical Center; his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. The […]

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Taco Libre! Dallas Celebrates Music, Wrestling, & Tacos!

Music. Wrestling. And TACOS! Main Street Garden Park in the heart downtown Dallas, was host of the second annual Taco Libre Festival, a one  day event where vendors and restaurants participated in promoting their best Taco recipes. Mexican wrestling legend Blue Demon Jr. was the honored guest entertainer, being part of the main event from a series of live wrestling matches that took place throughout the day. If taco lovers weren’t cheering for their favorite Luchador, they were dancing on the other side of the park. […]

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Edgefest Rocks Out This Weekend with a Killer Line-Up!

FRISCO, TX — Want to let go of your inner renegade this weekend? We’ve got the perfect place for all you headbangers! Edgefest 26 goes live Saturday, April 30 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco. The gig is jam-packed with an all-star lineup, including Cage the Elephant, Blue October, Bastille, XAmbassadors, Silversun Pickups and Good Charlotte! We’ve got to give it up to the people over at iHeartMedia and 102.1 The Edge. This legendary concert has been going on for 25 years, […]

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Lil Kim — Is That Really You?!

There’s a big stir on social media over one little lady. Nah, not the Beyonce #Lemonade drama. This time, we’re talking about  the Original Queen Bee — Lil Kim. Back in the 90s, Lil Kim was known for her raunchy rap lyrics and outrageous outfits, like this one at the 1999 MTV Awards.   Well, uh, look at her today…   This lighter complexion picture posted to IG has folks asking — “What the hell happened to Kim’s face?!” Some are […]

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Prince Vinyl Selling Like Hotcakes in DFW

FARMERS BRANCH, TX — It’s been 24 hours since the news of Prince’s passing, and the tributes keep coming in from all over the world. Even the Omni Hotel in downtown Dallas was lit up to honor the purple rain performer. “We’ve gotten a ton of calls, people just requesting his songs, wanting to relive those memories, their favorite prince song,” said Billy the Kidd from 106.1 KISS FM. While DJ’s are spinning the records, vinyl stores are having a hard […]

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DFW Mourns Loss of Music Legend Prince

DALLAS – Prince was a living legend whose sound spanned five decades. Early Thursday news of prince`s death instantly spread across the world causing fans to reminisce about the eclectic pop star. Here in Dallas local DJ’s reflected on Prince`s impact on the music industry. “Prince was in his own lane” said 106.1 KISS FM DJ, Cruz, “He didn`t chase trends, he didn`t follow anybody else, he was his own person and what I love about Prince is his mystique.” […]

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RIP Prince: Top 10 Hits to Play in His Honor

“Sometimes it Snows in April.” Now, we get it Prince. We get it. The iconic music legend passed away Thursday at his Paisley Park compound near Minneapolis. At this time, there’s no word on exactly how he died. Prince hits are blasting across the nation. Here are his top 10 Billboard Hot 100 hits, including an impressive five No. 1 chart-toppers: 1. “When Doves Cry,” 1984 2. “Kiss,” 1986 3. “Let’s Go Crazy,” 1984 4. “Cream,” 1991 5. “Batdance,” 1989 6. “Raspberry […]

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RIP Prince: Top 10 Hits to Play in His Honor

“Sometimes it Snows in April.” Now, we get it Prince. We get it. The iconic music legend passed away Thursday at his Paisley Park compound near Minneapolis. At this time, there’s no word on exactly how he died. Prince hits are blasting across the nation. Here are his top 10 Billboard Hot 100 hits, including an impressive five No. 1 chart-toppers: 1. “When Doves Cry,” 1984 2. “Kiss,” 1986 3. “Let’s Go Crazy,” 1984 4. “Cream,” 1991 5. “Batdance,” 1989 6. “Raspberry […]

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