[UPDATED: Michael B. Jordan is no longer directing the video for Bryson Tiller’s “Exchange”. I wonder what happened?
With his most recent successful role as Apollo Creed in the latest installment of the Rocky franchise “Creed”, Michael B. Jordan ended 2015 on a high note. Excelling at your craft can often allow you the opportunity to do things you never even imaged…and some things you always dreamed of. Michael B. Jordan has always dreamed of some day sitting in the director’s chair. It looks like he may be getting his chance. In a recent interview with Apple Music, singer Bryson Tiller spilled the beans about Jordan directing the music video for his song “Exchange”.
Following your dreams and finding your way in the world is not an easy feat to begin with, but imagine trying to do that in the shadow of a famously successful parent. WE TV’s new reality show “Growing Up Hip Hop” will show just how difficult that can be. The show follows the offspring of several hip hop pioneers as they try to make their own mark in the industry while stepping out of the family shadow and finding success on their own.
For the first time since they’ve started this era of biopics, Lifetime is producing the biopic of someone who is still alive. The network is producing the story of singer Toni Braxton. Unlike Lifetime’s previous biopics for songstresses Aaliyah and Whitney Houston, Toni Braxton is an executive producer for the film so we can bet on it being told accurately from Toni’s point of view. “Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart” will chart the singer’s rise to fame, including her financial, health and marital struggles.
Believe it not, your favorite artists have faves just like you and Adele seems to be EVERYONE’S fave right now. After a 3 year hiatus, the English singer/songwriter is back stronger than ever with her chart topping single “Hello” debuting number one in over a dozen countries across the globe. More singers than I can count have shared their own renditions of the first song to sell over a million digital copies within a week of its release. Check out our fave renditions below along with the official video from Adele.
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In case you questioned the impact of Janet Jackson in 2015, her legendary status spoke volumes when the today’s hottest celebs hit up her first tour in four years. Damita Jo’s Unbreakable Tour brought out some major starpower when it made a few stops in California over the weekend. Zendaya, Channing Tatum, Queen Latifah and Beyonce & Blue Ivy. Janet’s sister LaToya and parents, Joe and Katherine Jackson were in attendance as well. Check out a few flicks and a clip from the concert below.