Posts Tagged ‘industry news’

Mountain Dew & Complex Media Launch Green Label Entertainment Website

Mountain Dew has been experimenting in the world of music and youth culture over the years after partnering with Lil Wayne. The beverage company has decided to jump into the digital lifestyle arena after announcing a partnership with Complex Media to launch the new Green Label entertainment and culture website.

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Mac Miller Announces The 38-City ‘Space Migration Tour’

Rapper Mac Miller is set to takeoff once again with his newly announced a 38-city North American Summer trek called “The Space Migration Tour”

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BET Awards 2013 Nominations (Full List)

The nominees have just been released for the 2013 BET Awards and there appears to be a clear leader coming for the YMCMB camp. Drake hasn’t dropped his 2013 album yet, but the Young Money hitmaker looks to reign over the 2013 BET Awards seeing as he is nominated for a whopping 12 awards at

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Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports Signs First NFL Player

Jay-Z and his Roc Nation Sports signed Robinson Cano of the MLB, then it was Skylar Diggins of the WNBA and now, in his next big move, Jay-Z has signed Geno Smith of the NFL.

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VIDEO: 2 Chainz & Nicki Minaj Perform Live at Summer Jam 2013

2 Chainz brought his show to the Summer Jam stage over the weekend. He performed some of his hits, and was joined by Nicki Minaj. 2 Chainz also debuted his latest single off “Feds Watching.” Watch.

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Apple To Unveil Internet Radio/Streaming Music Service

Over time Apple has become a dominant player in the digital music business. Today, at its annual developers conference, the brand will be unveiling its entry entry into Internet radio service/music streaming.

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Lil Wayne Under Fire After Walking On American Flag During New Music Video

Lil Wayne returned to his native New Orleans this weekend to shoot the video for “God Bless Amerika” in his old Hollygrove neighborhood–the problems started when Wayne began to step on an American flag.

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VIDEO: Wale ft. Sam Dew – LoveHate Thing


Wale debuts the Sarah McColgan directed video for his new single ‘LoveHate Thing’ featuring singer Sam Dew. Watch.

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Dance Music Veteran Andy Van To Release App for DJs & Producers


Australian EDM artist and dance music veteran Andy Van has built a crafty sampler app for DJs and producers.

Andy Van has had a No. 1 in the U.K., a booming international touring career with his current group Vandalism, and the label he co-founded (Vicious Recordings) has had more than 500 releases. Andy Van became

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VIDEO: Rihanna & Jay-Z Star In Budweiser ‘Made For Music’ Commercials


Roc Nation stars Jay-Z & Rihanna happen to be two of the biggest acts of the world have partnered with Budweiser for their new Made For Music campaign. The brand has just released black and white commercials featuring each for both of them. Check it out.

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VIDEO: Meek Mill – Levels (Trailer)


Meek Mill connects with legendary music video director Hype Williams in the big-budget video for his street anthem “Levels.” In the 60-second trailer, the Philadelphia rapper shows us his riches. Watch the trailer.…

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VIDEO: Sean Paul – Other Side of Love


Sean Paul is currently prepping the release of a new album, the follow up to last year’s “Tomahawk Technique.” Today, he has unveiled the simple video for his latest single ‘Other Side Of Love’ which was produced by Benny Blanco and The Cataracs. Watch.

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