Rapper Jadakiss Top 5 Dead Or Alive — his first studio album in more that six years – enters at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip-Hop and Rap Albums Charts.
Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre have very little hope for the state of music — at least, beyond what they’re doing at Apple.
“If you tell a kid: ‘You’ve got to pick music or Instagram,’ they’re not picking music,” current Apple Music boss and former cofounder of Interscope Records Iovine said in this month’s Wired cover story. “There was a time when, for anybody between the ages of 15 and 25, music was one, two and three. It’s not anymore.”