News

Pigalle Announces Collaboration With Nike
By April 14, 2014
Pigalle Announces Collaboration With Nike

French brand Pigalle has officially announced their upcoming collaboration with none other than Nike. Their official social accounts said the following early this morning: We’re very happy to announce you the collaboration with the #nike family… Stay tuned for more info about the launch! #nikebasketball #pigalle #painochokolat #pompon #ppp Spécial big up for #paris, city […]

Posted in: Fashion, News
Photo Set: Rihanna’s New Photoshoot is Lovely.
By April 10, 2014
Photo Set: Rihanna’s New Photoshoot is Lovely.

  Nice sneakers.

Posted in: News
San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music Fest Lineup Includes Kanye West, Macklemore, Atmosphere & More
By April 8, 2014
San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music Fest Lineup Includes Kanye West, Macklemore, Atmosphere & More

Yup – ANOTHER music festival! This time around, San Francisco’s Outside Lands has announced it’s lineup, including a handful of hip hop artists: Kanye West, Macklemore, Atmosphere and Run The Jewels. Check out the full lineup below:

Posted in: News
New Posthumous Michael Jackson Album Coming With Previously Unreleased Material
By March 31, 2014
New Posthumous Michael Jackson Album Coming With Previously Unreleased Material

Having earned access to the Michael Jackson archives, L.A. Reid will be putting out a new Michael Jackson album of previously unreleased material called Xscape. The tracks have been updated aka “comtemporized” by producers such as Timbaland and Stargate. To be released on May 15th. More info over at TIME.

Posted in: News
Sonny Shotz Announces New Project ‘American Summer’
By March 31, 2014
Sonny Shotz Announces New Project ‘American Summer’

Following the release of his latest venture, Danel Exodus: Truths of Creation, The Dean’s List/The Kings Dead MC is back at it with another release that is sure to be the highlight of the upcoming Spring/Summer. Looking forward to this one.

Posted in: News
Photo: Frank Ocean Hits the Studio to Record for Sophomore Album
By March 27, 2014
Photo: Frank Ocean Hits the Studio to Record for Sophomore Album

  Nabil posted a photo from the studio in which Frank Ocean was sitting at the board. In the caption, it says: “Frank in the lab.. Making sophomore album game” Really looking forward to this!

Posted in: News
Pharrell and The United Nations Team Up for the International Day of Happiness Tomorrow
By March 19, 2014
Pharrell and The United Nations Team Up for the International Day of Happiness Tomorrow

Dance, sing or do whatever makes you happy and submit it to the official website here. Tomorrow is the official International Day of Happiness!

Posted in: News
Frank Ocean Being Sued by Chipotle for Not Delivering Song for Ad Campaign
By March 8, 2014
Frank Ocean Being Sued by Chipotle for Not Delivering Song for Ad Campaign

Via THR: The Mexican food restaurant says it paid ocean than $212,500 to lend his vocal skills to an ad campaign, and that the musician backed out without delivering the song. According to Chipotle’s suit, filed Friday in Los Angeles Superior Court, the restaurant struck a deal with Ocean via CAA to record a track […]

Posted in: News
Monday, March 10th: #BoosieSpeaks
By March 7, 2014
Monday, March 10th: #BoosieSpeaks

Tune in over at BoosieSpeaks.com  

Posted in: News
Big Boi, Wale, Common Contribute Original Music for HBO’s Game Of Thrones Themed Mixtape
By March 5, 2014
Big Boi, Wale, Common Contribute Original Music for HBO’s Game Of Thrones Themed Mixtape

This is pretty interesting. As part of a promotion for the upcoming season of the breakout series, HBO reached out 10 hip-hop and Latin-music artists to contribute original music to a free mixtape to be released this Friday. The mixtape will be called Catch The Throne and will have the artists rapping about all-things-Game of Thrones. […]

Posted in: News
2014 Roots Picnic Lineup Announced! Features Snoop Dogg, Action Bronson, A$AP Ferg & More
By March 3, 2014
2014 Roots Picnic Lineup Announced! Features Snoop Dogg, Action Bronson, A$AP Ferg & More

  For the second year in a row, I have a conflict and won’t be able to make it. Ugh. But for those who are, have a great time. One of my favorite festivals of the year.

Posted in: News
Iggy Azalea Debuts Album Artwork & Announces Tour
By February 24, 2014
Iggy Azalea Debuts Album Artwork & Announces Tour

For those still on board with Iggy, her debut album is finally on the way. Pre-order starts on March 4th, but oddly enough she didn’t really state a firm release date.

Posted in: News
Bid On Pharrell’s Grammy Awards Hat Now on eBay
By February 22, 2014
Bid On Pharrell’s Grammy Awards Hat Now on eBay

Want the famous hat? Now is your chance. Click here to head to the eBay auction. All proceeds go to a good cause.

Posted in: News
Noisey Previews Pharrell’s New Album ‘G I R L’ Track by Track
By February 21, 2014
Noisey Previews Pharrell’s New Album ‘G I R L’ Track by Track

Want a preview of the much anticipated solo album from Pharrell Williams? Well, Noisey has you covered as they provide a track by track breakdown of what to expect from each song. Really looking forward to hearing this potential masterpiece!

Posted in: News
Photo: Pharrell (and @PharrellsHat) Covers This Week’s Billboard Magazine
By February 21, 2014
Photo: Pharrell (and @PharrellsHat) Covers This Week’s Billboard Magazine

Pharrell keeps on winning as he covers this week’s Billboard Magazine. Look out for a link to the full feature shortly.

Posted in: News
By February 19, 2014
Check Out Forbes’ Hip Hop Cash Princes Feature with J.Cole, Tyga, and More

Hip-hop pioneer Fab 5 Freddy and colleague Larry Love join FORBES’ Zack O’Malley Greenburg and Natalie Robehmed to discuss some of the most promising names on the inaugural Hip-Hop Cash Princes list. I encourage you to check out the full feature right here.

Posted in: News