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NEW MUSIC: Trey Songz Feat. Lil Wayne & Jeezy – ‘Hail Mary’

Trey Songz drops football metaphors while Jeezy keeps it street and Wayne gets explicit on the mid-tempo club banger “Hail Mary,” a new track from Chapter V, due August 21.

Is the party over for Trey Songz? Listen to his latest and decide for yourself.

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NEW VIDEO: Keyshia Cole ft. Lil Wayne – ‘Enough of No Love’

Expressing heartbreak as only she can, Keyshia Cole goes hard for the ladies in the video for “Enough of No Love,” the first single from her upcoming album Woman to Woman.

The Oakland-born singer goes through the motions in a padded room and busts out some choreography, wearing a bedazzled bandanna, while her co-star Lil Wayne spits his verse on top of a piano.

Watch the Benny Boom-directed clip below.

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Rihanna, Drake Lead MTV VMA Nominations + Alicia Keys, One Direction to Perform

It’s that time of year again when we question why MTV still has an award show for music videos, even though music videos haven’t been part of their ministry since TRL experienced an untimely death and replaced was with Snooki. But I digress.

The nominees for the MTV Video Music Awards are out, and Rihanna and Drake lead pack with five each. Last year’s big winner Katy Perry snags four nominations.

Rihanna secures two nods for Video of the Year for “We Found Love” and her collaboration with Drake “Take Care.”  She’ll go head-to-head with Katy Perry (“Wide Awake”), Gotye (“Somebody That I Used To Know”) and M.I.A. (“Bad Girls”) for the crown.

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NEW VIDEO: Bobby V featuring Lil Wayne – ‘Mirror’

Check out Bobby V’s new music video for “Mirror” featuring Lil Wayne, the lead single from his upcoming album Dusk Til Dawn (Oct.2).

Trey Songz Reveals Final Tracklisting for ‘Chapter V’ + ‘Simply Amazing’ Music Video

Trey Songz  keeps things PG as he shows appreciation to the lady in his life in the Justin Francis-directed video for “Simply Amazing,”  a track lifted from his new album Chapter V, due August 21. The guitar-led cut serves as the album’s second single in international markets while we (the US) get the sultry “Dive In” as the follow-up to “2 Reasons” featuring T.I.

After releasing an early version of the album’s tracklisting on iTunes, Trey has unveiled the final version via Amazon.  The 18-track disc features guest appearances from T.I. (“2 Reasons“), Young Jeezy and Lil Wayne (“Hail Mary”), Rick Ross (“Don’t Be Scared”) and Diddy and Meek Mill on “Check Me Out.”

Watch the video and check out the final track list for Chapter V below.

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MUSIC VIDEO TEASER: Keyshia Cole ft. Lil Wayne – ‘Enough of No Love’

Keyshia Cole sits in a white wedding dress in a padded room in the video teaser for “Enough of No Love.”  The Oakland-born singer once again teams with Benny Boom for the video, which is expected to premiere next week. Produced by Harmony Samuels, “Enough of No Love” features Lil Wayne and is the first single from her upcoming fifth album, Woman to Woman, due later this year.

Watch the trailer and listen to the song below.

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Video: Nicki Minaj performs ‘Pound The Alarm’ on ‘The Tonight Show with Leno’

Wearing a nude-colored bodysuit — complete with jewels and peacock feathers — Nicki Minaj bought the party to The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Friday (July 13).

The “Beez in the Trap” rapper sat with Leno and reminisced about her job working at Red Lobster. “I didn’t want to be there and the customers could tell,” said Nicki. “They always want too much bread. That’s what bothered me. Please, if you go to Red Lobster, stop ordering extra bread.”

Following her chat, Nicki, who stars in Ice Age: Continental Drift, lit up the stage with her colorful performance of “Pound The Alarm,” the latest single from her sophomore album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.

Watch the performance below.

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Lil Wayne, Taylor Swift, Bon Jovi headline iHeartRadio Festival

Some of music’s biggest and most recognizable names are lined up for this fall’s iHeartRadio Festival.

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