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Apr
20
Beyoncé and Jay Z: Round 2 of Coachella with Usher, Nas, and Solange

Beyoncé and Jay Z

The Carters couldn’t get enough of Coachella. After their surprise appearances last week, Beyoncé and Jay Z returned to the desert for weekend two. The stylish couple was decked out in their finest festival attire—Jay wore a leather motorcycle jacket and Jordans, while Mrs. Carter kept cool in cutoff shorts and an Off-White camouflage jacket.

They made it to the Sahara Tent in time to catch Skrillex’s set. Jay donned a ski mask and Bey filled her water bottle with D’Usse while wildin’ out in the front row. Solange joined the family affair, bringing her son Julez to watch Skrillex perform his hits and remix “Drunk in Love.”

“Thank you Skrillex for making my son the happiest most crunk child alive,” said Solange. “He’s been asking me to see him live for a year now, and last night it’s safe to say his mind was blown!!! lol.”

Earlier in the evening, Hov joined Pharrell onstage to perform a medley of their hits. He also kicked it with Nas, who he performed “Dead Presidents” with last weekend.

While Blue Ivy didn’t make the trip, Bey had some fun with her nephew and caught up with Usher backstage.

Check out more candids of the Carters at Coachella below.

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Apr
20
Pharrell Brings Out Jay Z, Usher, T.I., & Pusha T at Coachella

Jay Z and Pharrell

The stars once again aligned for Pharrell Williams. After sharing the stage with Gwen Stefani, Nelly, Diddy, and Snoop Dogg last weekend, the music mastermind stormed the desert with another star-studded set during Weekend 2 of Coachella.

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Feb
25
Rick Ross Performs ‘The Devil Is a Lie’ on ‘Tonight Show’

Rick Ross

Rick Ross became the first rapper to grace Jimmy Fallon’s “Tonight Show” stage when he performed on Monday’s episode. With some help from The Roots, the Bawse capped things off with an explosive performance of his Jay Z-assisted single “The Devil Is a Lie” off his upcoming album Mastermind.

Due March 4, the album boasts appearances from Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Big Sean, The Weeknd, and Meek Mill.

Backstage, Rozay caught up with his pal Usher. Rocking his Davy Crockett coonskin cap, “The Voice” judge teamed up with Jimmy for a friendly game of “Catchphrase” against Reese Witherspoon and Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin.

Watch them take over “Tonight.”

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Jan
16
DJ Cassidy Enlists R. Kelly, Usher, & Kelly Rowland for ‘Paradise Royale’

DJ Cassidy

DJ Cassidy has spun at Jay Z and Beyoncé’s wedding and President Obama’s Inaugural Ball, and now he’s bringing R. Kelly, Usher, and Kelly Rowland to the dance floor on his debut album Paradise Royale.

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Jan
13
Diddy and Cassie Step Out for Golden Globes

Cassie and Diddy

Diddy and Usher rubbed elbows with Hollywood A-listers at Sunday’s 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills. Accompanied by actress Kate Beckinsale, the dapper gentlemen presented the award for Best Original Song to U2 and toasted alongside the band and producer/manager Guy Oseary.

Following the awards, they made their way to the after parties. Usher hit up the InStyle and Warner Bros. soirée, while Diddy met up with his girlfriend Cassie, who wowed in a Michael Costello gown.

The glamorous couple celebrated with Bono at The Weinstein Company and Netflix bash and then brought the party to the brand new 1 OAK nightclub on the Sunset Strip, where the Ciroc and DeLeon tequila were flowing all night long.

“#BlackGlamour #weOwnDaNight #diddyglobes @casandrae Too Cool!” tweeted Puff, who snapped a photo with his hot date.

During an interview with Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet, Usher promised a new album by the end of the year.

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Dec
19
Justin Bieber Premieres ‘Believe’ Movie in L.A.

Scooter Braun, Justin Bieber, and Usher

The purple carpet rolled out for Justin Bieber at the star-studded premiere of his 3-D concert film Believe in L.A. on Wednesday. Looking slick in a red suit, white loafers, and sunglasses, the 19-year-old superstar turned on the charm as he posed for photos and signed autographs for fans.

He was joined by his family and friends including his mentor Usher, manager Scooter Braun, mother Pattie Mallette, and grandparents.

Other stars including Jaden Smith, Mike Posner, Meagan Good, Gabby Douglas, Maejor Ali, and Kylie Jenner came bearing unwrapped toys, which were donated to needy children.

Graffiti artist Alec Monopoly created an art piece live on site, inspired by the artwork for Justin’s upcoming Journals album, and auctioned it off to charity.

Bieber addresses the rumors and controversy in the movie, which arrives in theaters on Christmas Day. “There’s so many other people just talking and making things up, and I think it’s time for people to hear from me,” he told Power 106 of the sequel to 2011′s Never Say Never. “This movie really shows how when you get knocked down, how to get back up.”

On Monday, he will release Journals featuring Future, Big Sean, Lil Wayne, R. Kelly, and more.

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Oct
30
Usher, Pharrell, Rita Ora, & Maxwell Attend Angel Ball

Usher and Pharrell

The stars got dressed up in their finest for the Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation’s Angel Ball 2013 in New York City last night. Usher, sporting a mini Afro, looked dapper in his glittery suit and bow tie, and worked up a sweat as he danced onstage with model Jessica White.

Tina Knowles stepped out with her new man Richard Lawson and revealed that her granddaughter Blue Ivy will be dressing up for Halloween. “Beyoncé has about five outfits picked out for her and she has yet to make a decision,” Bey’s mother told E! News.

Fresh off their wedding, Pharrell and his wife Helen Lasichanh looked dashing as they made their way down the carpet. The Neptunes producer, who is set to score The Amazing Spider-Man 2, also brought some of the ladies on stage while performing with Usher.

Rita Ora was stunning in a gold Donna Karan Atelier gown, while Maxwell opted for a classic black suit and tie.

Check out more pics from the glamorous evening below.

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