IEBA is expected to induct Lynyrd Skynyrd into its Hall of Fame during its Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 conference at Nashville’s JW Marriott. More information is available here
An upcoming R. Kelly concert at Hulu Theatre at Madison Square Garden has been canceled with promoter Victory Promotions telling Spin that Hurricane Florence, which is expected to hit the South this weekend, will make it difficult for crew from the South Carolina-based company to travel to New York for the Sept. 15 show.
Ticketmaster’s Canadian-born ticketing company acquirement, Universe, is expected to be introduced to the Dutch market early next year, according to IQ magazine.
Rihanna is a “shooting star in the fashion world,” as TMZ put it, with her 4th annual Diamond Ball bash at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City last night drawing Meek Mill, Gucci Mane, Gayle King, Trevor Noah, Paris Hilton, La La Anthony, Tiffany Haddish, Issa Rae, Odell Beckham Jr., James Harden, and A$AP Rocky, among others, with Childish Gambino performing.
A pay-per-view event by Prince’s former bandmates NPG at Minneapolis’ First Avenue failed to impress.