G-Funk Era loses a legend: Nate Dogg deat at 41

One of the most recognizable voices of the early 90s West Coast hip-hop scene is dead..Nate Dogg — died Tuesday, according to the Long Beach Press-Telegram…He was 41.

Canadian FemCee Eternia releases single “To The Future” about her own abuse in support of Kids Help Phone

In “To the Future,” Canadian hip hop artist Eternia bravely explores the skeletons in her own closet, detailing a first-hand account of sexual assault, domestic abuse, gun violence and abortion. The bone-chilling song, written as a letter to Eternia’s future husband, is interpreted on film by Canadian video director Erica Shallow (TwoThreeFive Films).

Winners announced for 2009 American Music Awards. Performers included Lady Gaga, Whitney Houston, Jennifer Lopez and Adam Lambert

Winners of the 37th annual American Music Awards (AMA’s) were announced this evening to a sold out crowd, from the Nokia Theatre/LA Live. The show aired live on ABC at 8:00pm ET/ 7:00pm CT. Prior to the awards ceremony, there was a two-hour online red carpet show that streamed live on ABC.com, Facebook.com/celebs, Ustream.tv, and mycokerewards.com along with numerous other sites. The AMA Red Carpet Pre-Show set a new Ustream record for the largest red carpet webcast and farthest-reaching event on the leading internet broadcasting platform. The webcast achieved more than 3 million total views (Total viewers: 3.3 million / Total uniques: 2.1 million) during the 2 hour live event. For highlights and more information, visit ustream.tv/ASNLive.