Artists rejoiced after news that the remaining three police officers involved in #GeorgeFloyd 's unlawful death would be charged with aiding and abetting murder, and previously arrested Derek Chauvin's charge would be upgraded to second-degree murder, but many also took it a step further and encouraged their fans to vote in local and national elections while fighting for the same justice to be served for #BreonnaTaylor . Link in bio for messages from Solange, Ice-T, Ariana Grande & more.
In honor of #BlackMusicMonth , an artist will curate a playlist designed to uplift and empower the Black community every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday on Billboard.com. Listen to D Smoke's "A Piece of Mine 2020" playlist, which features songs by @mslaurynhill , @outkast , @common & more, at the link in bio.
Victoria Monét and Kacey Musgraves are among the more than 645,000 people who have signed a Change.org petition urging police to ban the use of rubber bullets on protesters. Link in bio.
In a new rap, LL Cool J says being black in America “is like rolling a pair of dice. But the stakes are way higher, you’re gambling with my life.” Watch his fiery delivery on racism, police brutality & more at the link in bio.
Travis Scott made an impassioned call for accountability and justice in the wake of #GeorgeFloyd 's death. Read his full statement + messages from other artists at the link in bio.
Young M.A confronted police after a woman was pulled over in Atlanta: "You're not gonna do that to my fans." Watch the interaction at the link in bio.
Link in bio for a breakdown of this week's #Hot100 top 10.
Halsey says she was hit twice with rubber bullets and shrapnel while protesting #GeorgeFloyd 's death. Link in bio for more of her account of the demonstration she attended.
Rising rapper Chika chronicled her experience of being detained while protesting #GeorgeFloyd 's death in Los Angeles. Watch at the link in bio.
John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, Janelle Monáe, Kehlani & more are donating to help pay the bail for protesters who have been arrested during demonstrations around the country. Find out how to help like the music industry in the wake of #GeorgeFloyd 's death at the link in bio.
As protests spread across the country, musicians are joining to call for an end to systemic racism and police brutality. From Nick Cannon to J. Cole, Halsey, Lil Yachty & more, link in bio for scenes from the protests they attended and their powerful messages.
A message from Billboard. Link in bio for how to help.
Billie Eilish revealed her biggest musical inspirations & more: Link in bio for a rundown of the week in music.
Which is your favorite track on #Chromatica ? Our picks, ranked, are at the link in bio.
"She taught me to be a better person. She taught me to want to be a better person." – #AnuelAA on #KarolG ❤️ Link in bio to watch Anuel's exclusive interview, including how he feels about his competitive friendship with #BadBunny & more, ahead of the release of his album #Emnanuel tonight.