Really dope idea as Childish Gambino has announced a tour around the US (dates/cities not announced yet) at “mansions.” No tickets will be sold, but if you get the lucky call, you will be going. Check out what he had to say:
It looks as though Kanye West popped in to discuss his company, DONDA, to the Harvard Graduate School of Design. No more info as of now, but I foresee videos and recaps coming very soon. Until then, here are some photos from the event swiped from Instagram.
This all went down on Friday, but if you’re late to the part, essentially the owner of the TDE brand is not happy with GQ’s article on Kendrick Lamar. GQ has since responded to the allegations. Read both statements now:
Full cover story coming soon, but you can check out the first promo image above (yesterday there was a leaked image) as well as his cover within the post.
Via Billboard: In its fifth week at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and sixth week in the top five of the Billboard 200, Drake’s third studio album “Nothing Was the Same” moves 38,000 copies to cross the million copies sold mark, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It has now sold a total of 1,029,000 copies […]
After months of teasing it through social media, looks like the paperwork has been signed and the deal is set: DC’s Fat Trel has signed to Maybach Music Group/Atlantic Records. Dude has been on the grind for years, so glad to see him join a strong team. MMG has also signed Tracy T, whom I’ve […]
Following the immense hype for his Yeezus tour merch, Kanye West and the DONDA team have brought an exclusive pop-up shop to 8422 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles. The shop will feature the Wes Lang-designed tour clothing, as well as other items, and will be strategically located next door to the Kardashian’s DASH boutique. The […]
Check out Terry Richardson’s recent photoshoot with Kendrick Lamar:
Queen’s emcee Action Bronson took to Twitter today to reveal the release date for his forthcoming mixtape “Blue Chips 2″. After announcing that the sequel to his hit mixtape Blue Chips would be released “The First Day it rains in NOVEMBER”, Bronson went on to tweet a screenshot, which will feature Mac Miller, Ab-Soul, and several […]
Via Gawker: Excitable man Kanye West is engaged to wed popular divorcée Kim Kardashian, after presenting her with a 15-carat diamond ring at AT&T Park in San Francisco via Jumbotron in front of family, friends, and a private 50-person orchestra playing Kim’s favorite Lana Del Rey song (“Young and Beautiful”) as is the style […]
Over the weekend, Harlem rapper, Ma$e made the big announcement that his forthcoming album “Now We Even” was in the works. It has been nearly a decade since Ma$e released Welcome Back (2004), which had been his return from yet another earlier hiatus he had taken from rap. In Tweets from the same night, he cited […]
I have a feeling that the set list will change from city to city, but for now this is a taste of what we’ll get for those heading on to Kanye’s tour.
Via THR: Drake’s new tour? Not off to a great start. After getting delayed for three weeks, and following rumors that tourmate Future had been kicked off before it even began, the rapper’s Would You Like a Tour? trek kicked off last night in Pittsburgh, Pa., but Saturday night’s show across the state in Philadelphia […]
“Hold On, We’re Going Home” (featuring Majid Jordan) (No. 5 on the Hot 100) steps 2-1 on the Nielsen BDS-based R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart, where it’s Drake’s record-breaking 13th No. 1. The singer/rapper was previously tied with Usher (with 12) for the most chart-toppers in the ranking’s 21-year history. Drake becomes the first lead act this […]
Originally released September 23, 2003, Seven’s Travels has not been available on vinyl for over seven years. As Atmosphere’s fourth official album, it included 19 tracks with lyrics by Sean Daley (Slug) and production by Anthony Davis (Ant). Seven’s Travels contained two singles, “Trying To Find A Balance” and “National Disgrace.” The album also included a special appearance by Brother […]
USA Today: Twenty-five years after asking fans if they could feel the band’s “love buzz,” Nirvana is nominated for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. It’s the first year that the influential grunge rockers have been eligible for consideration, joining the ranks of other first-time nominees such as Linda Ronstadt, Peter Gabriel, Hall & […]