DJ A-Rich Top 3 Trending Stories Of The Day 4/17/2018
- J. Cole’s got new music coming Friday
J. Cole shook up things on Twitter Monday by announcing a new album was coming by the end of the week.
The tweet said, “New album. KOD 4/20.”
DJ Booth says KOD will have 12 tracks and no features. The album was recorded in 2 weeks time.
Cole also held a listening party on Monday night in New York City. It was announced on Instagram and it was first come, first serve.
Are you looking forward to this album? Is there too much new music out to deal with?
2. Usher’s home robbed for over $800,000 in cash and jewelry
We are finding out about a robbery that happened at the Los Angeles home of Usher on March 29th.
Usher’s estranged wife, Grace Miguel, got a call from housekeeping about the crime. According to The Blast, the thieves apparently came back to the house and took the security camera footage too.
The house is for sale pending Usher and Miguel’s divorce. It’s possible the robbers unlocked a window during an open house and came back later to take the cash and jewelry.
In total, $20,000 in cash was stolen, Six watches were taken including one worth $220,000. A $200,000 Jesus piece was also lifted as well as some of Miguel’s jewelry.
What’s the most expensive thing someone could steal from your home?
3. Who’s nominated for a Billboard Music Award?
The nominations for the Billboard Music Awards are out.
Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift have multiple nominations in different categories. All three were nominated for Top Artist along with Bruno Mars and Drake.
Top Male Artist nods went to Kendrick, Sheeran, Bruno, Drake and Post Malone. Nominees for Top Female are Swift, Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Halsey and Demi Lovato.
Cabello and Cardi are also up for Top New Artist with Khalid, 21 Savage and Kodak Black. The Billboard Awards will take place on May 20th.
Click the story link to see all of the nominees.