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Eminem & Rihanna Prepare for Their Monster Tour
Eminem and Rihanna are gearing up for their joint, three-city Monster Tour, which will visit Slim Shady's hometown of Detroit, among other places.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
[News] Eminem Can't Be Beat In Battle Rap, Says Royce Da 5'9
Royce Da 5'9, who helped organize this year's Total Slaughter, says no one can defeat his Bad Meets Evil partner, Eminem.
The Georgia Straight
Instant Playlist - July 31 2014
CHVRCHES "The Mother We Share" Synth-saturated sadness has never sounded as sweet as when this Scottish trio does it.
Lorde, Iggy Azalea, Eminem, Outkast among must-see acts at Lollapalooza in Chicago
Despite a lineup that boasted Morrissey, PJ Harvey, the Killers, Wilco, the Flaming Lips and more, ticket sales were abysmal, and the touring two-day festival was scrapped.
Rihanna rocks red lipstick with her Trapstar-designed Monster Tour...
And Rihanna wasted no time promoting the pair's six-date summer tour by donning merchandise designed by London label Trapstar at JFK Airport in Manhattan Tuesday.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Lollapalooza 2014 Ticket Giveaway
Get ready Chi-Town; Lollapalooza 2014 is coming to town! From August 1-3, Chicago's Grant Park will once again host the mammoth, landmark music festival that will draw more than 80,000 music fans to the Windy City.
[Editorials] Top Billin': 10 Must See Tours Of 2014
Jay Z and Beyonce cash in, the Jurassic 5 reunite and Wiz Khalifa puts his buddies "Under The Influence of Music" as we list 10 great tours to catch in 2014.
Snoop Dogg Hints Battle Rap Could Be Coming To BET Hip Hop Awards
It appears 2014 may be the year battle rap officially crossed over to the mainstream.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Back to the Big Band; Hip to Hip-Hop
Jazz is a predominantly instrumental music, but its most recent trends are clearest in recordings by vocalists, such as the new releases by Freda Payne and Kellylee Evans.
[News] Eminem, Tupac, 50 Cent Featured In XXL's "20 Videos Of Rappers Before The Fame"
Eminem talks about how he's preparing to release "The Slim Shady LP" and 50 Cent recalls entering the music game under Jam Master Jay's wing.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
[News] Eminem & Royce Da 5'9's Bad Meets Evil Can't Be Duplicated, Kid Vishis Says
Kid Vishis, who is Royce Da 5'9's younger brother, was recently asked which emcee he'd select to be his partner-in-rhyme in his own version of Bad Meets Evil , the duo that includes Eminem and Royce.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Chart Moves: Audra McDonald Tops Four Billboard Charts, Buzzed-About Jungle Band Arrives
Also: A discounted Eminem charges back onto the chart, 'Now 50' crosses the half-million mark and the 'Wish I Was Here' soundtrack takes a bow.
Central Western Daily
Home-grown EP for hip-hop act
GLAD RAP: Jake Balzan, or Jakey J, is set to drop his first EP in the coming months.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
[Interviews] Kid Vishis Discusses Debut Album; Says Eminem Will Destroy Any Battle Rapper
The grind has paid off through mixtapes such as Sick Em Vol. 2: Bar 4 Bar , and on July 22, 2014 Vishis rolled out his debut album, Timing Is Everything .
[News] Common Praises Eminem, TDE, Lil Herb & Others' Impact On Rap
"I love where Hip Hop is," Common says in an interview with Rap-Up . "There's future in Hip Hop.
12 More People Who Definitely Shouldn't Be Using Twitter
Some people are better left conversing with people in real-life, as they clearly do not know how to use the internet.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Austin American Statesman
ACL Fest Saturdays are sold out
Single-day tickets for both Saturdays of ACL Fest 2014 have sold out. Saturday's lineup features rapper Eminem, dub-step artist Skrillex and music industry construct Lana Del Rey.
Eminem and free speech given a Hyde-ing
He had planned to play Hyde Park but a last minute u-turn from the park's management, Royal Parks, meant a change of plan.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
[News] Daylyt Discusses Violence In Battle Rap, Offers A Solution For League Owners
BattleRap.com spoke exclusively to Watts, California battle rapper Daylyt prior to his battle with T-Rex at the Eminem-backed Total Slaughter event on July 12. In the interview, he talked about how league owners need to stop booking violent match-ups if the industry is to flourish.
Eminem's Wembley Show Criticized for Poor Sound
Eminem's first show at Wembley Stadium - the first time a rapper has ever headlined at that venue, and the first appearance Eminem made in London in more than 10 years - wasn't well received by fans and critics.