New this week: Taylor Swift, 'Descendant' and 'Ghostwriter'
This week’s new entertainment releases include albums from Babyface, Arctic Monkeys and a Taylor Swift original, a documentary about the last known ship to bring African captives to the American South for enslavement and “Doc Martin” gets a proper farewell on Acorn TV.
BET Awards 2022: See the complete winners list
See the complete list of nominees and winners (in bold and italics) below:Best Female R&B/Pop ArtistARI LENNOXCHLÖEDOJA CATH.E.R. The singer, who took home the first award of the night for Best Female R&B/Pop Artist at the 2022 BET Awards on Sunday, has been recognized in nearly every award show. https://t.co/Z6c9oRf6Lo — HuffPost (@HuffPost) June 27, 2022Best Male R&B/Pop ArtistBLXSTCHRIS BROWNGIVĒONLUCKY DAYETHE WEEKND - WINNERWIZKIDYUNG BLEUThe Weeknd won “Best R&B/Pop Artist” at the BET Awards! NICKI MINAJWizKid, Justin Bieber and Tems accept the award for Best Collaboration at the BET Awards 2022 for their song "Essence." pic.twitter.com/oBRpeQVnmR — Zendaya Updates (@Zendaya_Updated) June 27, 2022YoungStars AwardAKIRA AKBARDEMI SINGLETONMARSAI MARTIN - WINNERMILES BROWNSANIYYA SIDNEYMarsai Martin won the “Youngstars Award” at the BET Awards!wftv.com
BET Awards return Sunday with Doja Cat as leading nominee
BET Awards FILE - Doja Cat performs at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Sunday, April 24, 2022, in Indio, Calif. The BET Awards return Sunday, June 26, with a live show that could see Doja Cat, Drake and Ari Lennox snag some trophies. Doja Cat enters the show as the leading nominee with six. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File) (Amy Harris)LOS ANGELES — (AP) — The BET Awards return Sunday with a live show that could see Doja Cat, Drake and Ari Lennox snag some trophies. Doja Cat enters the show as the leading nominee with six.wftv.com
Doja Cat, Drake, Ari Lennox lead BET Awards nominations
Doja Cat scored six nominations for the BET Awards. The BET Awards will be held on June 26 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo) (Uncredited)LOS ANGELES — (AP) — Doja Cat could make the BET Awards her world later this month. Doja Cat is up for best female R&B-pop artist, best female hip-hop artist, album of the year for her No. Doja Cat will face off against Cardi B, Latto, Megan Thee Stallion, Nicki Minaj and Saweetie for best female hip-hop artist.wftv.com
New this week: Selena Gomez, Jason Sudeikis & Gloria Estefan
Heres a collection curated by The Associated Press entertainment journalists of whats arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. Project Power: Missing new superhero pics? Netflix has one up its sleeve in Project Power, hitting the streamer Friday. Selena Gomez is on new turf the kitchen in Selena + Chef, a 10-episode cooking series that debuts Thursday on the HBO Max streaming service. The answer may be found in Ted Lasso, a new Apple TV+ series starring Jason Sudeikis as the character he played in NBC Sports promotions for the Premier League.
Chance the Rapper postpones tour to raise family
CHICAGO - Chance the Rapper is pushing back his tour until next year. But, before you freak out, he has a really, really good reason: his family. The rapper became a father to another baby girl, Marli, just last week, in a revelation posted on Instagram by his wife Kirsten Bennett. Chance's "The Big Day" tour was scheduled to kick off September 14 in San Francisco, hitting 34 cities. Now, the tour will kick off January 15, though the Chicago show and his festival commitments are still on.