The Weeknd Is Being Sued Over ‘The Hills’ Sample

The Weeknd is reportedly being sued over unauthorized use of a sample in his chart-topping hit “The Hills.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, a company called Cutting Edge Music Limited has brought a lawsuit against The Weeknd (as well as his producers, Universal, Warner Chappell and Sony/ATV, among others), claiming he illegally sampled music from […]

New Beat from The Sample Saint

The Sample Saint delivers another ill track for you MCs/Singers to jump on with his beat, Moon Rocks, which he delivered to us in person last week. Remember the Sample Saint is personally picking the best version of each song he puts out and the rapper/singer/musician he picks gets the treatment of a full video […]

Keith Richards on The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band: ‘It’s a mishmash of rubbish’

While The Beatles’ 1967 album Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club band is held by many as the greatest album of all time, it still hasn’t over rival Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards. In a recent interview, Richards, while talking about the 60’s, takes aim at Sgt. Pepper, along with his own band’s Their Satanic Majesties […]

10 Books That Will Change How You Think Forever

1. Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance We gravely underestimate the impact of luck and random events on our lives, using terms like “skills,” and “determinism,” when “luck” and “randomness” are the elements actually at play. In this book, Nassim Nicholas Taleb cites real-world examples to whip the veil of certainty from our […]

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Hillary Clinton Was Behind the #BlackLivesMatter Protest During Bernie Sanders Campaign Speech in Seattle

“Why would the protesters and activist behind the #BlackLivesMovement shut down a political rally for the most Liberal, Democratic candidate running, Bernie Sanders? According to Michael Bentley, it is just another case of dirty politics.” The world of politics can be a filthy business, and according to Publicist Michael Bentley, the mud was flying around […]

Happy birthday, Tony Bennett

Happy birthday, Tony Bennett! He celebrates his 89th birthday today and is just as active as ever currently finishing up a tour with Lady Gaga! Best known as a jazz and traditional pop standard singer, he has also gone on to star in films and has become an accomplished painter under his birth name Anthony […]