Beyoncé's "Formation" Video Allegedly Steals Documentary Footage
UPDATE (02/07/15 10:19 AM): "That B.E.A.T." director Chris Black has revealed that Beyoncé's team did try to license footage from his documentary last month, though he maintains a deal was never struck. The film's other director, Abteen Bagheri, apparently denied a request from those involved with "Formation" to gain access to "That B.E.A.T." footage. A representative for Beyoncé, however, tells a different story.
Beyoncé Reportedly Hires New Management Team
Beyoncé has "cleaned house," firing much of her old management team in lieu of a brand new one, reports PageSix.
Beyoncé To Perform With Coldplay At Super Bowl 50
Last month, it was announced that Coldplay would be the headliners at Super Bowl 50's halftime show. Bruno Mars was soon revealed as the first special guest to accompany the British pop group, and Entertainment Tonight now reports that another star, Beyoncé, will join the halftime spectacular.
Beyonce’s Rep Says Singer Is “No Way Tied” To The Saartjie Baartman Film
Rumors have been swirling this past week that Beyonce was reportedly set to be writing & starring in a movie about Saartjie Baartman, a South African woman who was displayed in London freak shows during the 1800s and nicknamed "Hottentot Venus" because of her large bottom and body shape. Well it turns out, this alleged story happens to be another case of an internet troll job, because Bey’s reps have quickly shut down the rumors.
Jay Z & Beyoncé Win "Drunk In Love" Lawsuit Against Hungarian Singer
Beyoncé and Jay Z have won a lawsuit against a Hungarian singer known as Mitsou, reports PageSix. The singer, whose real name is Monika Miczura, sued Bey and Jay in December 2014 for using her voice without permission on "Drunk in Love," the couple's collab that peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard 100 in 2014.
Diddy, Jay Z, & Drake Among Forbes' 2015 Highest-Paid Musicians
In 2015, the big bucks come from touring. Just ask Katy Perry, who grossed over $2 million per show during her Prismatic World Tour. With $135 million earned in 2015, she is the year's highest-paid musician and the highest-paid celebrity of anyone not named Floyd Mayweather or Manny Pacquiao.
Beyoncé Is Putting Out A Line Of Streetwear
It's been a minute since Jay Z's Rocawear brand was popping, but it looks like the Carter house will be back on top of the streetwear game once again with the announcement of Beyoncé's new venture.
Chris Martin Reveals Beyonce & Blue Ivy On New Coldplay Album
Coldplay obviously do not receive daily coverage here at HNHH, but when we find out the band has two of hip-hop royalty on their upcoming album, we can't help but alert you guys.
From Couch-Surfing To Roc Nation: BOOTS Comes Into His Own
There are two things I notice about Boots when we hop on the phone, a Thursday afternoon, still three weeks away from the release of his debut album, AQUΛRIA. The first, is that he seems to be a rather quiet, thoughtful person. Not thoughtful as in, how nice, he remembered my birthday. Thoughtful as in, takes the time to think about what he’s saying and construct his sentences with care.
Beyoncé Was Storm From X-Men At Ciara's Superhero Birthday Party
When it comes to Storm from X-Men, it's hard to top Halle Berry's portrayal, but Beyoncé definitely gave her a run for her money last night. It all went down at Ciara's 30th birthday party, which had a superhero theme. Bey's costume was easily the highlight, but Ciara and Russell Wilson came through with some serious Catwoman and Batman costumes as well (bringing us back to Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's getups a couple years back). Not too many photos have surfaced so far, but someone did manage to catch Lala Anthony as Captain America.
Beyonce, Jay Z, Usher & Ja Rule Attend Chance The Rapper's Show In NYC
Chance the Rapper's "Family Matters" tour came through NYC last night, and some celebrity guests were in attendance to watch the young rapper perform with his band, The Social Experiment. Fetty Wap isn't the only young artist Beyonce is rocking with these days, as she, her husband, and Usher were pictured with Chance backstage at last night's show.
Rihanna's Former Publicist Says He Spread Jay Z Affair Rumors To Break Her Single
You may remember a rumor going around that Jay Z had cheated on Beyonce with Rihanna right around the beginning of the Barbadian singer's career. While it hasn't been a hot topic for years, the subject recently resurfaced through reports that the rumors had actually caused a year-long rift in Jay Z and Beyonce's relationship, which came to light through an upcoming unofficial biography Becoming Beyoncé.
Jay Z & Beyoncé Allegedly Split Up For A Year Because Of Rihanna
J. Randy Taraborrelli, a biographer who has penned best-selling works on the lives of Michael Jackson, Madonna, Diana Ross, and more, is working on an upcoming biography on Beyoncé titled "Becoming Beyoncé."
Live Stream The TIDAL Concert With Jay Z, Beyonce, Lil Wayne & More
TIDAL is celebrating their 1 million subscribers by putting on a concert with a host of a big names at the Barclays Center in NYC. Their big "10/20" concert goes down this evening, and there will be a live stream documenting all the fun.
Beyoncé Co-Signs Fetty Wap, Poses With American Flag For Beat Magazine
While Beyoncé generally keeps a strict "no interviews" policy, she's shared a few brief thoughts (most likely by email) in her new BEAT magazine feature. The questions weren't exactly controversial, but we did learn a few things, such as her thoughts on the relationship between success and fear. "What does fear taste like? Success. I have accomplished nothing without a little taste of fear in my mouth," she offered.
Beyonce Covers Beat Magazine
Although Beyonce is apparently not doing any real interviews, she still nabs magazine cover after magazine cover. For her recent cover with Flaunt magazine, she actually did a thought bubble/word association game instead of a proper interview (lol).
Beyonce, Jay Z, Kanye West, Rihanna & Pharrell All Suing French Clothing Company
Jay Z, Beyonce, Rihanna, Kanye West, and Pharrell, aka the leaders of the illuminati, are suing the French clothing company Eleven Paris for using their names, images, and trademarks without permission. Apparently Beyonce had sent Eleven Paris several cease and desist letters, but the company continued to sell products featuring her (as well as the others mentioned above) name and lyrics. Now she's taking matters to court, and her husband, as well as her mogul friends, are happy to join her on the prosecution team.
Jay Z & Beyoncé Are Renting A Mansion In L.A. For $150k A Month
It's no secret that Jay Z and Beyoncé have a whole lot of money to their names, but right now, they're still looking to rent rather than own, at least when it comes to living in L.A.
Jay Z, Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne & More To Perform At TIDAL Concert
Yesterday, a rare event occurred. Jay Z tweeted, albeit it was just about promoting his subscription streaming service, TIDAL. Hov announced that TIDAL had reached the 1 million mark in users, and there would be an event on 10/20 in Brooklyn to celebrate.
Beyonce Brings Out Michelle Obama & Ed Sheeran At Global Citizen Fest
Beyonce always puts on a memorable performance no matter what, but her set at Global Citizen fest had a few additional surprises to top off her ambitious set. The first came during "Drunk In Love," where she brought out a special duet partner -- but not the one you might expect -- with Ed Sheeran coming through to rework the track. Later on, she brought out one of the most powerful independent women out there, Michelle Obama, who spoke of her new initiative, 62 million girls, which aims to bring education to the women who have no access to it.