Archive for ‘Industry News’

Hip-Hop MC Nas Launches Fire Victim Fundraiser

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Late last month, D.C. resident Stanley Young and his eight children lost their home to a fire. After learning of the Young’s misfortune, New York native and world renound MC, Nas stepped up and launched a donation page for the family.…

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ASAP Rocky Performs Live on Nick Cannon’s “Wild ‘N Out”

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Following 2 Chainz and Mac Miller, A$AP Rocky took to the stage at Nick Cannon’s “Wild ‘N Out” The Harlem rapper participated in some comedic sketches with the cast and closed out the show by performing “Wild for the Night.” Watch.…

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VIDEO: Ty Dolla $ign ft. Wiz Khalifa – Irie

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Ty Dolla $ign celebrates all things green in the video for his smokers’ anthem “Irie.” The singer-songwriter rolls up to a pot farm with the Taylor Gang boss Wiz Khalifa and smokes out the scenery. Watch.…

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Missy Elliott Makes Guest Appearance at KCON Korean Pop Music Festival in L.A.

Missy Elliott made a rare appearance over the weekend as show showed up at Korean pop music festival KCON 2013 at the L.A. Memorial Sports Arena on Sunday.…

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VIDEO: 2 Chainz – Used To (Behind The Scenes)

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2 Chainz recently shot the video to another track from his B.O.A.T.S 2: Me Time. The visual will pay homage to the Hot Boys with cameos from Lil Wayne, Juvenile, Turk and Mannie Fresh. Watch.…

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Artist Spotlight: Who Is Chuck Taylor?

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Artist Spotlight: Who Is Chuck Taylor?

Chuck Taylor is an impressive blend of master musician, vocalist and lyricist rolled up into one extensive package. Bringing back funk blends mixed with a tinge of rock and hip hop…

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Justin Timberlake Performs 100 Minute Show Live at “Rock In Rio”

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Following performances from Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, and Jessie J, Justin Timberlake closed out the first weekend of Rock in Rio. The pop superstar pulled out all the stops during his 100-minute set. Watch.…

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Ice Cube Discusses Upcoming N.W.A. Film & More On The Arsenio Hall Show

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Arsenio Hall made a return to late night television. Without missing the beat, the reboot of The Arsenio Hall Show had a pair of noteworthy guest last night in the legendary Ice Cube and independent MC Mac Miller.…

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Miami Rap Superstar Rick Ross Announces “Mastermind” Tour & Dates

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Rick Ross is taking his show on the road this fall as he prepares to launch a tour in support of his upcoming album “Mastermind.”…

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VIDEO: Big Boi ft. Little Dragon & Killer Mike – Thom Pettie

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Big Boi releases a new video for his Little Dragon & Killer Mike-featured track “Thom Pettie.” Big Boi gives fans a look at what he sees while he’s on the road. Check it out.…

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NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg & Questlove of the Roots Announce Launch of Made in NY Media Center

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New York is one of America’s major media markets, and Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced the opening of a new center to help bolster that fact.

The Roots drummer joined Bloomberg Tuesday in the announcement of the Made In NY Media Center.…

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VIDEO: Pop Star Miley Cyrus Hosts & Performs On NBC’s “Saturday Night Live”

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The music world’s most controversial star took over SNL. Miley Cyrus’ appearance on “Saturday Night Live.” The pop star hosted and performed on this weekend’s episode. During her monologue, she addressed her VMA performance, Hannah Montana, and twerking. Watch highlights and the full episode.…

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