Boi-1da Says Collabs With Drake, J Balvin & More Will Arrive This Year

Have no concern, Boi-1da is right here and comes bearing sturdy information.

In a latest cease by Power 106 LA’s The Cruz Show, the Toronto hitmaker mentioned a couple of subjects together with his latest GRAMMY nomination, and, course, his work with Drake and when discussing the latter, he revealed that the makings a brand new collaboration beforehand previewed by Drizzy final 12 months would arrive in 2019.

“I obtained a lot stuff popping out in 2019: Drake, a complete bunch different folks.”

In addition to Drake, he additionally added that he had an arsenal high-prile releases coming this 12 months. So high-prile, actually, that he could not disclose any extra particulars previous that. “It’s labeled,” he affirms. “You’re simply going to see it occur …] You can count on it in 2019, between January and December.”

It additionally appears that Boi-1da has gotten a style the wave Latin music that’s making a reasonably hefty crossover into English-speaking markets and he added that we will count on to listen to his curated backdrops accompanying the likes  J Balvin, Romeo Santos and Prince Royce.

“I am additionally placing out music myself,” he provides. “It’s identical to everyone’s favourite artist. It’s a compilation …] some folks you’d by no means count on to be on a music collectively.”

Coachella 2019 Line Up: Childish Gambino, Anderson .Paak, Ariana Grande, & More

2019 is right here which signifies that it is time for Coachella to announce their lineups for the yearly competition. One essentially the most well-known musical celebrations on this planet will return in April with an extended checklist expertise to attract 1000’s into the desert. Experiencing the competition has change into a pilgrimage for millennials, who spend a whole bunch, if not 1000’s, to camp out and watch their favourite artists carry out whereas surrounded by their friends. Beyonce set the bar impossibly excessive after she took over the competition final 12 months, however we’ve got a sense this 12 months’s batch expertise will push the usual for excellence even larger. They haven’t any selection. 

Coachella 2019 Line Up: Childish Gambino, Anderson .Paak, Ariana Grande, & More
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Childish Gambino, Ariana Grande, and Tame Impala have been named as headliners for Coachella 2019. Other performers embody Jaden Smith, Kid Cudi, Pusha T, Wiz Khalifa, Juice WRLD, Kaytranada, J Balvin, Bad Bunny, YG,  Khalid, Smino, H.E.R., Diplo, SOB X RBE, dvsn, Ella Mai, Solange, Murda Beatz, Playboi Carti, Sheck Wes, SiR, Soulection, Tierra Whack, Bassnectar, Idris Elba and an extended checklist others. Tickets for the occasion go on sale Friday, January 4th. Coachella 2019 will run for 2 weekends, April 12th–14th and April 19th–21st. 

Barack Obama's Favorite Songs Of 2018: Cardi B, Jay-Z, J. Cole, Khalid, & More

With 2018 coming to a detailed, we have appeared again in any respect the superb moments we have witnessed in hip-hop this 12 months. From the most inventive music movies to our favourite songs the whole 12 months, we have coated all of the bases. We’re not the one folks reminiscing on all the enjoyable we had in 2018 although. Barack Obama determined to do the identical factor, itemizing f some his favourite inventive achievements from the final 12 months. 

The Forever President shared his lists the very best films, books, and songs to have been launched in 2018 and whereas some picks are apparent, others are extra stunning. To know that Obama listened to your track and thought of it among the many finest the 12 months is kind of the accomplishment and we’re positive there might be loads celebrating tonight for the next artists.

Among Barack’s prime songs, he included tracks by The Carters, J. Cole, Khalid and Normani, H.E.R, Jay Rock, Chance the Rapper, Cardi B and extra. When it involves his favourite films from the 12 months, Black Panther, Roma, BlacKkKlansman, Annihilation, and extra made the listing. Of course, his favourite e book the 12 months belongs to his spouse, Michelle Obama. Shocker.

Check out the complete lists under and tell us the place you suppose he bought it proper.

Cardi B, Future & Pusha-T To Headline 2019 Primavera Festival Lineup

The Primavera Sound Festival might have outdone itself this 12 months. Festival organizers took measures to make sure its high quality in 2019. The Primavera Sound tourney takes place in two concurrent areas: Porto, Portugal and Barcelona, Spain, protecting the expansive Iberian Peninsula. Organizer let the next bylines chart their course. It additionally would not damage to have ample, and a community would-be concert-goers dispersed throughout the European Union bracket.

Primavera’s tips.

“That in a line up, equality between feminine and male artists ought to be regular
-That gender obstacles and pigeonholing being dismantled ought to be regular
-That all phases, schedules and proposals being provocative ought to be regular
-That the music the brand new generations be embraced with out forgetting how we bought right here ought to be regular.”

This 12 months’s lineup is dominated by top-tier hip-hop expertise, the likes which embrace Cardi B, J Balvin, Erykah Badu, Future, Janelle Monáe, Nas, FKA twigs, Pusha-T, 070 Shake, James Blake, Danny Brown,  Kali Uchis, slowthai, Ivy Queen, Mura Masa, Rico Nasty, Gangsta Boo, Kodie Shane, Tierra Wack and Princess Nokia to call just a few. Tickets are on sale on the pageant’s ficial web site, the place packages together with something from VIP remedy to a single-day move for the tip May-beginning June.

Drake & Cardi B Awarded With Huge Honors On Apple Music's "Best Of 2018"

This yr has been sensational in phrases the amount music we have obtained. We have been launched to a couple up-and-coming artists with a lot potential, granted with works from traditional superstars, and obtained rather more as every week introduced us new music to take a look at. We’ve began to roll out our personal year-end lists, detailing some the greatest albums and songs the yr, as chosen by our editors. Apple Music is one the most well-liked streaming providers and with their information, they shared their very own lists to have a good time the unbelievable yr we witnessed in music.

Some their picks are fairly apparent, awarding Drake with the “Artist the Year” title. This yr’s “Song the Year” was given to Cardi B for her “I Like It” collaboration with Bad Bunny and J Balvin, regardless of “God’s Plan” topping their Top 100 Global Songs chart. When it involves the “Album the Year,” that honor was given to nation singer Kacey Musgraves. 

With the quantity proficient artists that made their means into our playlists this yr, Juice WRLD managed to nab the “Breakout Artist” award, which is far deserved. An Apple Music “Best 2018” record would not be full with out celebrating all of the tracks that we bumped all through the final twelve months. Their “Top 100 Global Songs” chart contains appearances by XXXTentacion, Post Malone, BlocBoy JB, Offset, Drake, and extra within the Top 10. 

Cardi B's AMA Performance Elicits Hilarious Reaction From Actor Taran Killam

Last evening, Cardi B took to the American music awards stage to ship a extremely anticipated and extensively celebrated efficiency  her chart-topping single, “I Like It.” Cardi was clad in a colourful, ruched robe and forged within the glow heat lights on a set made up romantic flowers and rotating plaque – components which mixed to emulate the energetic, latin really feel the track. Cardi was joined by Bad Bunny and J Balvin who naturally, evoked cheers and dancing from these in attendance on the award present, and from audiences at residence. One response particularly, nevertheless, has caught the world’s consideration.

Saturday Night Live alum Taran Killam was filmed with an emotion that may solely be described as awe written throughout his face as he and his spouse, How I Met Your Mother alum Cobie Smulders, took in Cardi’s efficiency. Camera’s captured Killam along with his jaw dropped and unsurprisingly, individuals can not seem to get sufficient it. One observer tweeted, “Taran Killam’s face throughout Cardi B’s killer efficiency is one of the best factor to come back from this present,” whereas one other commented, “I feel this sums up Cardi B on the American Music Awards] tonight. ” Killam himself has humbly accepted the dignity ‘Best response the evening’ tweeting “Oh-kuuurrrrrrr” in response to a tweet from the ficial American Music Awards account. 

Catch all of the goodness beneath.

Cardi B Set To Perform "I Like It" At The 2018 American Music Awards

Cardi B hasn’t been on the efficiency circuit that a lot over the previous few months because of the start her daughter Kulture. However, that is about to vary quickly. The Invasion Of Privacy rapper is about to carry out on the 2018 American Music Awards subsequent month.

Cardi B, J Balvin and Bad Bunny shall be bringing their chart-topping single, “I Like It” to the American Music Awards on October ninth, Billboard experiences. This will mark Cardi B’s first televised awards present efficiency because the start Kulture in July. The AMA’s may also embrace performances from Mariah Carey, Benny Blanco with Khalid and Halsey, Post Malone with Ty Dolla $ign and Carrie Underwood.

In addition to performing, Cardi B additionally tied Drake for probably the most quantity nominations at this yr’s AMA’s. Both artists at the moment have eight nominations every and are competing towards one another in just a few classes together with Favorite Music Video, Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Song and Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist. J Balvin can be nominated within the favourite Latin artist class.

Cardi B may also be performing on the Global Citizen Festival this weekend alongside The Weeknd, Janet Jackson and extra. This will mark Cardi B’s first ficial solo efficiency since giving start in July. 

In late August, it was revealed that Cardi B would not be performing for lower than $300Okay. Safe to say Cardi secured the bag.

Full List Of Latin Grammy Nominations: J Balvin Rules Supreme

The 2018 Latin Grammy Award nominations had been introduced on Thursday (September 20), and J Balvin was blessed with eight nods. Balvin leads all nominees based mostly f the power his album Vibras. Of course, Balvin’s hit single  “Mi gente” earned him quite a few nods, together with one for his remix that includes Beyonce. Other than Balvin and a choose few different artists, the Reggaeton style was extensively ignored although. The nominees this 12 months appears to fall below the class pop or extra conventional Latin music. For instance, Ozuna and Bad Bunny are solely up for one award every. 

Instead, this 12 months, voters determined to shine a lightweight on songwriters. “I used to be stunned on the quantity singer/songwriters,” acknowledged Gabriel Abaroa, President/CEO The Latin Recording Academy  Billboard. “I noticed the membership voted for lyrical music. So as a substitute getting pissed off by what didn’t make in, I’m glad for what did make it in. And amongst that, I used to be struck by the robust presence singer/songwriters and so much new product.” 

The 2018 Latin Grammys happen on November 15 on the MGM Grand Arena and can air reside on the Univision Network. Check out a listing the main classes’ nominees under, and head over to for a full listing. 

Key Latin Grammy nominations

Álbum del Año  
Prometo – Pablo Alborán 
Vibras – J Balvin 
Caravanas – Chico Buarque 
Salvavidas De Hielo – Jorge Drexler 
Siguiente – El David Aguilar 
Soy Yo – Kany García 
Musas (Un Homenaje Al Folclore Latinoamericano En Manos De Los Macorinos), Vol. 2 – Natalia Lafourcade 
México Por Siempre – Luis Miguel 
Encanto Tropical – Monsieur Periné 
Cuando El Río Suena... – Rozalén 
Grabación del Año  
No Vaya A Ser – Pablo Alborán 
É Fake (Homem Barato) – Anaadi 
Mi Gente – J Balvin con Willy William 
Internacionales – Bomba Estéreo 
Telefonía – Jorge Drexler
Para Siempre – Kany García 
– Nicky Jam y J Balvin 
Danza De Gardenias – Natalia Lafourcade junto con Los Macorinos 
Bailar Contigo – Monsieur Periné 
Malamente – Rosalía 
Canción del Año – Premio al Compositor(es)
Antes De Ti – Manú Jalil y Mon Laferte, compositores (Mon Laferte) 
Bailar Contigo – Monsieur Periné, compositor (Monsieur Periné) 
Danza De Gardenias – David Aguilar Dorantes y Natalia Lafourcade, compositores (Natalia Lafourcade junto con Los Macorinos) 
Embrujo – El David Aguilar, compositor (El David Aguilar) 
La Puerta Violeta – Rozalén, compositora (Rozalén) 
Malamente – Antón Alvarez Alfaro, Pablo Diaz-Reixa y Rosalía, compositores (Rosalía) 
Para Siempre – Kany García, compositora (Kany García) 
Robarte Un Beso – Mauricio Rengifo, Andrés Torres, Carlos Vives y Sebastián Yatra, compositores (Carlos Vives y Sebastián Yatra) 
Telefonía – Jorge Drexler, compositor (Jorge Drexler) 
Tu Vida Mi Vida – Fito Páez, compositor (Fito Páez) 
Mejor Nuevo Artista 
Ángela Aguilar 
El David Aguilar 
Alex Ferreira 
Karol G 
Los Petitfellas 
Nana Mendoza 
Christian Nodal 
Claudia Prieto 
Benjamín Walker 
Mejor Álbum Vocal Pop Contemporáneo  
Ser – Axel 
Camino Fuego Y Libertad – Pablo López 
Cuerpo Y Alma – Beatriz Luengo
F.A.M.E. – Maluma
Miradas – Nana Mendoza 

Mejor Fusión/Interpretación 
Urbana Mi Gente – J Balvin con Willy William junto con Beyoncé 
Internacionales – Bomba Estéreo 
Yo Contra Ti – Daddy Yankee junto con la Orquesta Sinfónica De Puerto Rico 
Sua Cara – Major Lazer junto con Anitta y Pabllo Vittar 
Malamente – Rosalía 
Mejor Álbum de Música Alternativa 
Claroscura – Aterciopelados 
Puñal – Dante Spinetta 
Fuerza Arará – Telmary 
Mismo Sitio, Distinto Lugar – Vetusta Morla 
Aztlan – Zoé 
Mejor Canción Regional Mexicana – Premio al Compositor(es) 
Arránquense Muchachos – Domingo Leiva Delgado, compositor (Pedro Fernández) 
Ayúdame A Olvidarte – Gabriel Flores y Yoel Henríquez, compositores (La Explosiva Banda De Maza) 
Corrido De Juanito – Edén Muñoz, compositor (Calibre 50) 
El Sueño Americano – Salvador Hurtado, compositor (La Energía Norteña) 
Probablemente – Christian Nodal, compositor (Christian Nodal) 
Mejor Álbum Música Popular Brasileña 
Mano Que Zuera – João Bosco 
Caravanas – Chico Buarque 
Edu, Dori E Marcos – Edu Lobo, Dori Caymmi y Marcos Valle 
Campos Neutrais – Vitor Ramil 
Deus É Mulher – Elza Soares

Bad Bunny & J Balvin Are Dropping A Joint Album Called "Oasis"

According to Complex, J Balvin and Bad Bunny are set to launch a joint album known as Oasis. The newly fashioned duo put rumors to relaxation, after beforehand stating that they had been uncertain if the unnamed tasks would ever see mild. A Beats 1 interview with Ebro Darden launched in May coated some however not all of the foreground in regards to the album’s plausibility. Now resolution has been rendered we should always anticipate the album within the foreseeable future, however when? That’s up for the undertaking managers to determine.

In the Complex cowl story, Balvin and Bunny shared half their plan to interrupt reggaeton (in its evolutionary type) into North American markets. J Balvin and Bad Bunny are by and huge the 2 artists inside the style with the best publicity to non-Latin markets. Even Ozuna, whom many thought-about a detailed third in recognition, has much less enchantment exterior Latin-language markets. In reality, he’s ten the accouterment to a rap-based file “manned” by one Bunny or J Balvin, though the Colombian is kind of melody-layer himself. 

Check out the remaining the editorial, the place Bad Bunny & J Balvin hearken again to the day they met. This right here is the story the Latin music business (in collaboration with the US market) making a  MegaBot made up shiny free components, by method Puerto Rico, Colombia, and hopefully the World over.

Cardi B, J Balvin, & Bad Bunny's "I Like It" No. 1 On Dance Airplay Chart

While Cardi B’s J Balvin and Bad Bunny-assisted “I Like It” topped the Billboard Hot 100 earlier in the summer, the track has returned to another No. 1 slot in an unlikely place as it occupies the penthouse Billboard’s Dance/Mix Show Airplay charts.

While the song isn’t a traditional dance/electronic song, the track does sample Pete Rodriguez’s 1967 “I Like It Like That,” which was covered by The Blackout Allstars as “I Like It” in the 90s. The Blackout Allstars iteration would reach No. 19 on the Dance Club Songs chart in December 1994 and peaked at No. 25 on the Billboard Hot 100 in February 1997.

Recently, Pete Rodriguez admitted that while he had no idea who Cardi B was at first—as it was his grandkids who put him on to the superstar—he certainly approves the new take on his classic.

“My kids and grandkids called me and texted me about it. We recorded the original] in 1967, so it’s come a long way. I wasn’t aware Cardi, but my kids and grandkids were. They were all excited; they’re fans,” Rodriguez said.

“I’ve been out the loop for a while, but I’ve watched some her videos now and my favorite is definitely ‘I Like It.’ It’s certainly my song the summer.”

J. Balvin Replaces Drake As The Most Streamed Artist Worldwide On Spotify

If it wasn’t already apparent by now, Latin reggaeton and Latin rappers have been taking over the music industry lately. “Despacito” was obviously the biggest hit in the world not that long ago, and it’s not uncommon for American rappers to do songs with their Latin counterparts, or just do a straight up “Latin Remix.”

Now, it seems that their conquest is finally complete, as our biggest artist has had his crown taken from him. According to Billboard, Colombian reggaeton star, J. Balvin, has taken Drake’s spot as the most streamed artist across the world on Spotify. Thanks to the successes his latest album Vibras, and his single “Mi Gente” becoming the first fully-Spanish song to ever top Spotify’s Global Top 50 Chart, J. Balvin has taken the lead. While Drake was dominating recently with 48,039,355 followers at time writing, Balvin just beats him out with 48,158,683.

“All I can say is thank you, thank you,” J. Balvin wrote in a statement. “I’m so grateful and proud to be the most heard artist in the world on Spotify. It’s bigger than J Balvin, it’s the movement and it’s in Spanish. We are proving that Latinos have the power to connect with an audience on a global level without having to leave our identity behind. This is an achievement for the entire Latino community. I’m so grateful to Spotify for the enormous support to the reggaeton movement.”

While Drake is poised to take his crown back with the release Scorpion this Friday, rap’s position as the top music genre on earth might be in danger.