Shortly after Chris Brown opened the 2013 BET Awards with his Nicki Minaj-assisted set, Robin Thicke was up next with a hit song of his own. Joined by T.I. and Pharrell, the crooner belted a rousing rendition of his global multiformat smash, “Blurred Lines”.
The 2013 BET Awards kicked off with a bang this evening when Chris Brown hit the stage to perform his latest hits. However, the Michael Jackson tribute act wasn’t alone during his set as he was joined by Nicki Minaj, who surprised their fans by descending from the sky to assist her peer.
In case you didn’t know, Ciara’s “I’m Out” has yet to crack the Billboard Hot 100. So, capitalising on the hype generated by the 2013 BET Awards weekend, the unfortunate performer has released a new video to support the song and it features Nicki Minaj.
The 2013 BET Awards are being held this evening at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles and dozens of the music superstars are in attendance. From Chris Brown to Sevyn Streeter and Mya, the entertainers have turned out in their numbers to celebrate a year of achievements in Urban music.
This final week of June is now behind us and although the last few days were relatively uneventful, there were a few events that stirred the readers of The Lava Lizard. So, before the kickoff of July, let’s take a look back at the top 10 hot topics that dominated June’s final moments.
Ready for some fun before the kickoff of the 2013 BET Awards? Now that June has ended, it’s time for you to name your top five songs of the month. So, dig into your Spotify and your iTunes to find those hot tracks the made the last 30 days enjoyable!
Robin Thicke mixed Funk with R&B on his biggest hit ever, “Blurred Lines (Ft. Pharrell & T.I.)”, but for his latest release, he has taken a completely different approach. The bass-heavy Dance cut “Give it 2 U” was produced by Dr. Luke and features rapper Kendrick Lamar for a special Hip-Hop twist.
Keri Hilson’s No Boys Allowed album was not as commercially successful as her In a Perfect World… debut and the fans of a certain other singer repeatedly reminder of that fact everyday on Twitter. However, after a long break from the music scene, the songstress is ready to try again.
Pink is on a roll as the leading female entertainer of her generation and one of the most successful artists of the last year. This morning, the singer-songwriter released the video for her new single, “True Love”, a day ahead of schedule, just in time for the song’s official US radio debut.
Usher is one of the greatest performers of his generation, so it was only fitting that he used his influential voice for a good cause beyond singing girls out of their skirts. Proving that he is more than just a ladies man, the crooner joined ONE’s agit8 campaign against poverty in developing nations.