Atlanta music, concerts and entertainment

Photos: Hot 107.9 Birthday Bash included Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz, Migos and Lil Wayne

11:47 pm Jun. 18, 2017

This year’s Hot 107.9 Birthday Bash billed itself as a “pop-up” edition. While acts including Gucci Mane, Migos, Fat Joe and Remy Ma, B.o.B. and D.R.A.M. were among the announced performers,   a slew of guests such as Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj and Lecrae surprised the sold-out crowd at Philips Arena during the Saturday night show.

Photographer Robb Cohen was there to document the marathon concert.

Beyonce and Jay Z reportedly welcome twins

2:22 am Jun. 18, 2017


[Update 10:45 a.m.: Beyonce’s father, Mathew Knowles, confirmed the arrival of the twins with a tweet welcoming them.

 TMZ reports the singer gave birth last week to a boy and a girl, but a ‘minor issue’ has kept them hospitalized.]

The Bey-watch is apparently over as the singer and husband Jay Z have reportedly welcomed the much-anticipated additions to their family.

Sources including Showbiz 411 and People magazine

Lorde tour will visit Infinite Energy Arena in 2018

12:13 pm Jun. 16, 2017


To mark the release of her sophomore album, “Melodrama,” Lorde has also announced a 2018 tour that will launch in March.

The spring jaunt will visit Infinite Energy Arena in Duluth at 7:30 p.m. April 14. Tickets are $39.50-$99.50 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. June 23 via the venue box office, at and by calling 770-626-2464.

Fans can sign up for pre-sale