Last November Snapchat turned down a $3 billion dollar offer from Facebook, that’s right, billion! While many are uncertain why the founders turned down such an offer, while we think of a good excuse, lets fantasize about the musicians that we would love to follow on Snapchat!
2009 was the year that “Before I Self Destruct” dropped and since then we’ve been without a new 50 album. The hip hop landscape has changed as well. In a world where Drake wears the crown, can 50 Cent roam in the same jungle he once ruled? Continue reading Album Review: Animal Ambition | 50 Cent→
Days before performing at Radio City Music hall with a surprise appearance by Kanye West, Dave Chappelle recounted a story about a young Kanye West in which Chappelle overheard Kanye telling someone over the phone about how he was with Chappelle watching unseen clips of The Chappelle Show. Chappelle, in his interview with The Tonight Show, said that during the phone conversation, that after asked about how a young Kanye was in such a setting, West replied “Cause my life is dope, and I do dope shit.” Well in honor of that quote, we have photoshopped 5 images of Kanye doing ‘dope shit’ that he hasn’t done yet.
It seems Blackberry is trying to close a deal with one of hip hop’s biggest stars. With the release of the “Blackberry Classic” in November, “Octobers Very Own” may be the extra help they need to make it a successful launch.
Georgia native, Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino’s week keeps getting better. Just days after Outkast’s Andre 3000 and his son enjoyed Gambino’s set at the Governor’s Ball in the photo pit, it has been announced that Gambino and Kid Cudi will open at Outkast’s homecoming show in Atlanta, scheduled for Sept. 27 at Centennial Olympic Park.
A couple of weeks ago Consequence of Sound posted a feature titled “Let’s Play Moneyball with a Summer Music Festival” about a piece wrote by The Early Registration’sDan Garcia. In the piece Garcia used price quotes of popular artists in music to drop and add acts to the World’s Largest Music Festival, Summerfest, located in Milwaukee, WI in attempts to also make it the world’s best music festival.
Thanks to the folks that edit the fine print at CharityBuzz a new Kanye West Tour or a second run of the Yeezus tour may makes it way to the U.S. within the year.
According to a Charity Buzz auction for The Ellen Hermanson Foundation to meet Kanye and attend one of his future concerts, “Additional US tour dates will be announced”. The auction notes that this offer expires in June of 2015, which would suggest that Mr. West himself will be touring again, beyond his upcoming festival appearances, within the year. While further details at this time are not yet know, this little easter egg in the fine print can be promising for Kanye fans.
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