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Mac Miller, the 26-year-old rapper known for his canny wordplay and artistic reinvention, died Friday at his Los Angeles home. The apparent cause of death was a drug overdose. “Malcolm McCormick, known and adored by fans as Mac Miller, has tragically passed away at the age of 26,” his family said in a statement. “He…

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The Miss America 2019 competition wasted no time Sunday letting its audience and viewers know that this was not their mother’s — or even last year’s — pageant. A recording of Katy Perry’s “Roar” opened the two-hour show. Aretha’s Franklin’s “Respect” played before the first commercial break. Contestants chose subjects like sexual assault and Detroit’s…

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Tiffany Haddish is coming to Netflix! The comedian is set to record an hour-long stand-up special in early 2019, which is set to premiere on the streaming site later that year. “Tiffany Haddish is a force,” said Lisa Nishimura, VP of Original Documentary and Comedy at Netflix, in a statement. “Hilariously funny, brash and self-effacing,…

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Joy, tedium, awkwardness, earnestness, Marshmello: Monday’s VMAs had it all. Fortunately, there were quite a few bright spots — Jennifer Lopez’s wildly energetic medley followed by a classy Video Vanguard acceptance speech; Nicki Minaj owning the Oculus; adorable mom moments aplenty — mixed in with the steady procession of face-palm moments. Here, we look back…

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Bad Bunny & Balvin each earn their first No. 1. Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin‘s “I Like It” lifts from No. 2 to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, granting Cardi B an unprecedented feat in the chart’s history, as she becomes the first female rapper with two No. 1s. She first reigned with her debut hit,…

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In 2018, there’s almost an aura of nostalgia when speaking to YouTubers and R&B duo Ar’mon and Trey. Not because their music is outdated, or because they’re that much older than when they began, but because it’s hard not to think fondly of their viral covers that have garnered the brothers 2.5 million subscribers on…