A pair of leading ladies starred on the season finale of Saturday Night Live this weekend. Hosted by actress Tina Fey, the late-night comedy sketch show featured Nicki Minaj as musical guest. In anticipation of her new album Queen due June 15th, the Young Money Queen turned SNL‘s Studio 8H into a location out in the Far East as she performed her new single “Chun-Li.”

For her encore performance, Nicki Minaj surprised fans and viewers. Instead of rocking the crowd with her second single “Barbie Tingz,” the Young Money Queen brought out special guest Playboi Carti to do their “Poke It Out” collaboration for the first-time.

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Plies has been busy this week, first putting out two remixes of his own song “Rock.” The Florida rapper would follow that a day later, hopping on Ella Mai’s hit song “Boo’d Up.” Plies now ends the week off by putting out another remix, this time dropping some southern slang over Lil’ Baby and Drake’s “Yes Indeed.”

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Meek Mill was set to make an upcoming appearance at the White House to sit down and speak about prison reform. The visit was for Donald Trump’s Prison Reform Summit, an event that included the Philadelphia rapper, CNN’s Van Jones, other activists and members of congress. The recently freed MMG artist has now decided to bypass the scheduled appearance, choosing to cancel his appearance.

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Black Milk reveals new 30 dates US tour with the Nat Turner Band in support of his critically acclaimed ‘FEVER’ album. After concluding the first segment of Europe dates in May, the seasoned performance artist will head to the West Coast in June to begin the first leg of the US run, hitting LA, San Francisco, Portland, Las Vegas and more.

The second leg will begin in July and include shows in Boston, NYC, Chicago, DC, Atlanta, and more, before concluding in his hometown of Detroit where he’ll play two back-to-back nights.

You can check out the tour dates after the break and purchase your tickets here.

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Wasting no time after entering into a $3M+ record deal with Interscope, Chi-town’s newest viral sensation Juice Wrld returns to the small screen in the Cole Bennett-directed video for “Lucid Dreams.” Benett’s trippy visual interpretation of the Nick Mira-produced single is a match made in heaven and gets the message of the song across perfectly.

Peep the HD-clip after the break and watch his exclusive interview with Lyrical Lemonade here.

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ESPN and Netflix join forces once again to deliver probably their most highly anticipated 30 for 30 documentaries ‘The Last Dance.’ Detailing the greatness that is Michael Jordan, filmmakers have gathered about 500 hours of unseen footage which includes interviews with the Chicago Bull’s legend and his peers.

Peep the minute-long trailer after the break and expect the series to be released early 2019.

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Janet Jackson is the latest Billboard cover star. The 2018 BBMA’s Icon Award recipient discusses everything from upcoming music to early challenges in the music industry to the joys of motherhood in the during the intimate interview with the staple publication. She also reveals the importance of executing her artistic vision for the classic album ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’ and how records like Stevie Wonder’s “Songs In The Key of Life” were an inspiration.

View the flawless magazine cover after the jump and read the in-depth interview here.

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After dropping a teaser last week, SZA debuts the video for “Garden (Say It Like Dat).” The dreamy, romantic video features appearances from Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino (who’s fresh off his own Internet-breaking music video) and SZA’s mom, Audrey Rowe, whose voice you hear on various Ctrl skits. The director behind the video is Karena Evans, who also recently brought Drake’s “God’s Plan” and “Nice For What” to life.

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Temi Oni liberates her debut single “Pull Up On You” featuring Tierra Whack. The Maryland based singer/songwriter’s Omen-produced introduction serves an empowering reminder that in a social media-driven environment, you can remain lowkey while being successful, fly and a force to be reckoned with.

Stream the song after the jump and buy it via iTunes here. Expect an EP to drop later this year.

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Last week, D-Block’s Sheek Louch announced his upcoming Beast Mode, Vol. 1 project and released “Coin Toss Freestyle.” Donny G of The LOX returns, getting introspective on the dark and gritty “Thugs Prayer.” Hear the Yonkers veteran get his thoughts off below.

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