Posts Tagged ‘west coast’

2013 MTV Video Music Awards To Be Held In NYC–at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center?!

Yes, its true–MTV’s Video Music Awards is changing locations for 2013. The ceremony is usually held in New York or Los Angeles, and this year— instead of Radio City Music Hall— Brooklyn’s Barclays Center will be host to music’s biggest names.

Read more →
 

Pop Legend Prince Performs Live on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon”

Jimmy Fallon celebrated his four-year anniversary with a performance from another music icon, pop legend Prince. Prince and his all-female band performed tracks on “Late Night” including “Screwdriver” and “Bambi.” Watch.

Read more →
 

Snoop Lion Hosts ‘Reincarnated’ Documentary Screening In LA

To follow up the New York screening last week, Snoop took his Reincarnated movie screening to the westcoast for its Los Angeles premiere. The event was attended by stars like Diddy, Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky, Busta Rhymes, Cee-Lo Green, Too $hort, French Montana, Wale and more. Watch.

Read more →
 

VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar ft. Drake – Poetic Justice

Kendrick Lamar narrates a tragic love story in the cinematic video for “Poetic Justice,” his collaboration with Drake. The West Coast artist takes it back to the streets of Compton, where he falls in love with a girl in his neighborhood. Watch.

Read more →
 

VIDEO: T.I. & Dr. Dre Hit the Studio in Mixtape Trailer

T.I. links up with Dr. Dre in the studio in a new trailer for his mixtape Fuck Da City Up, which is set to drop on New Year’s Day. Tip raps in the booth as the West Coast icon mans the boards in the black-and-white teaser.

Read more →
 

VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar Performs Live On ‘David Letterman’

Kendrick Lamar paid a visit to the Ed Sullivan Theater for “The Late Show with David Letterman.” Backed by his TDE band, Kendrick performed his latest single off his highly acclaimed debut good kid, m.A.A.d city. Watch.

Read more →
 

West Coast Super Producer DJ Mustard Signs to Roc Nation

DJ Mustard, the producer behind hits such as Tyga’s “Rack City” and 2 Chainz’ “I’m Different,” just announced that he has officially signed to Roc Nation.

Read more →
 

Snoop Lion Performs New Single “No Guns Allowed” on ‘Conan’

Snoop Lion debuted his new single “No Guns Allowed” on “Conan.” The former gangsta rapper was joined by his daughter Cori B. and some young backup singers as he performed the peaceful record, which was inspired by recent tragedies.

Read more →
 

Power 106 LA Announces 2013 Powerhouse Lineup

Often called the West Coast’s Summer Jam, Power 106 LA’s announced the full lineup for its annual Powerhouse concert. Check out the official lineup and the headliner.

Read more →
 

Kendrick Lamar To Collaborate With Jay-Z?!

The rumor mill has a new headline floating around–the West Coast’s reigning king, Kendrick Lamar and Jay-Z to potentially collaborate on a track.

Read more →
 

VIDEO: Snoop Lion ft. Miley Cyrus – Ashtrays & Heartbreaks

Snoop Lion remembers the loved ones lost in the video for “Ashtrays and Heartbreaks.” The rapper-turned-reggae star reflects on memories while his co-star Miley Cyrus appears via reflections in mirrors. Watch.

Read more →
 

VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar Talks Connecting with Fans in Upcoming Documentary

In the second of eight installments in ‘DEMOS: The Web Series,’ Kendrick Lamar conveys how connecting with your fans is the most important part of your art.

Read more →