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31 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

CD Reviews: Future; Ingrid Michaelson; Neon Trees; the Menzingers;...

Multiple delays just increased the anticipation for "Honest," the sophomore album from Future, recently one of hip-hop's go-to guest collaborators.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Neon Trees, Ingrid Michaelson, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Entertainment

4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

Robin Arnold_Catherine Wheel Detail_2014_oil on canvas

In Robin Arnold 's paintings, flowers burst forth in explosions of color. Seeds, larger than life, dominate canvases.


Related Topix: Painting, Arts, SUNY College at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

8 hrs ago | Billboard

Kanye West, Rick Rubin Thank Tribeca Disruptive Innovation...

Kanye West and legendary producer Rick Rubin will be honored with the Roland 808's award for their contributions to hip-hop during the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards, to be held April 25 at the NYU Skirball Center for Performing Arts.


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9 hrs ago | MTV

Nicki Minaj Wants Out Of The Female Rap Category

Rick Ross deemed her "one of the greatest." Lil Wayne told us she "never fails to amaze me."


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Nicki Minaj, Hip-Hop, Rap, Lil Wayne, Black Entertainment

13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Kendall Jenner shows support for Kanye West in Yeezus tour shirt

Showing her support for Yeezus... again! Kendall Jenner steps out in her favourite T-shirt for shopping trip with a pal Kendall Jenner showed her support on Wednesday for her sister's fiancee Kanye West by again wearing his concert T-shirt.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment

18 hrs ago | The Daily Campus

The Kooks surprise fans

The Kooks' latest release, "Down EP," is a four-song tease of their forthcoming album "Listen," which surprised its fans with refreshingly new sounds; a mixture of Kanye West's beats from "Yeezus "and The Kooks' distinctive upbeat acoustic guitar.


Related Topix: The Kooks, Indie, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Hip Hop

Wed Apr 23, 2014


[News] King Louie Announces "TONY" Mixtape, Releases Cover Art

Chicago artist King Louie announced his forthcoming TONY mixtape and released its cover today , according to Fake Shore Drive .


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50 Cent on 'Yeezus': 'It doesn't feel like hip-hop to me'

During an interview with MTV News UK, 50 Cent made it clear that he was not a big fan of Kanye's latest album Yeezus.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, 50 Cent, Rap, Celebrities, Hip-Hop


Lily Allen namechecks Gaga, Lorde and Beyonce in new track 'Sheezus' - " watch

The video is the latest track to be taken from her forthcoming album 'Sheezus' and namechecks other pop stars Lady Gaga, Beyonce, and Lorde.


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New York Daily News

Burglar escapes prison to get away from incessant rap music

British burglar Robert Stevens broke out of jail to escape the incessant hip-hop music that was being blasted at his jail.


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CYHI The Prynce announces 'Hystori' national tour dates

CyHi The Prynce, G.O.O.D. Music's silent assassin, is back with his newest single "Is It Me" featuring Tate DuMonde & Crystal Renee off the Kanye West executive produced mixtape Artist: CyHi The Prynce Title: Is It Me Featuring: Tate DuMonde & Crystal Renee Producer: Sekou Muhammed, Jeff Leahr & TEC BEATZ Director: Jay "JBD" Dennis Label: G.O.O.D ... (more)


Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Greensboro, NC, Asheville, NC

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Folio Weekly

I Am Legend

John Legend's life is about as charmed as a his name indicates. He's won nine Grammy a Awards as a solo artist and in-demand collaborator.


Related Topix: R-N-B, John Legend, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Springfield, OH, University of Pennsylvania


Meet the new king of hip-hop

Atlanta rapper Future's second album, "Honest," puts him at the center of the hip-hop universe.

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E! Online

Kanye West Wanted James Franco, Seth Rogen to Perform "Bound 2" Parody at Kim Kardashian Wedding

So much so, in fact, that according to Mr. Franco, Yeezus wanted the bromantic duo to perform "Bound 3" the night before his wedding to Kim Kardashian ! The Of Mice & Men star/social media savant revealed this flattering news on The View Tuesday, admitting laughingly that a performance from himself and his Pineapple Express co-star at Kimye's ... (more)


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Yeezus or Jesus? Kanye West depicted as The New Messiah in Easter street art

Kanye West has been hailed as The New Messiah by a piece of street art depicting him as Jesus Christ.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Apple, Startups

The Austin Chronicle

2014 Austin City Limits Music Festival Line-up

Tickets hit the streets at 10am, and the curtain's now up. Festival czars C3 Presents revealed the line-up for the 2014 Austin City Limits Music Festival this morning, Oct. 3-5 and 10-12.


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The Japan Times

Simi Lab delivers a mixed message on 'Page 2: Mind Over Matter'

Lab partners: Eight-member hip-hop group Simi Lab is made up of : OMSB, Usowa, Rikki, Juma, DyyPride, Maria, DJ Zai and Hi'Spec.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, RZA, Rap, The Notorious B.I.G.

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Adidas' Music Gamble: Why They're Betting on...

More than just a marketing coup, Kanye West's defection from Nike -- where he helped design the coveted Air Yeezy sneaker -- to Adidas in December signaled a redoubling of the 64-year-old publicly traded German brand's fashion-focused strategy for sneaker dominance.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Marketing, Hip-Hop, Forbes, Publishing, Media, World News, Germany

The Statesman

Modern classics worth a listen

I have not written anything too positive about modern music. The last positive article I wrote was about a band who hasn't recorded anything since 1998.


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Omaha Performing Arts to Welcome John Legend, 5/6

Omaha Performing Arts presents John Legend at Kiewit Hall at the Holland Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, May 6, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $51 and are available at TicketOmaha.com , 402.345.0606 or at the Ticket Omaha Office inside the Holland Center, 1200 Douglas St. The nine-time Grammy winner's intimate performance at the Holland Center ... (more)


Related Topix: R-N-B, John Legend, Hip-Hop, University of Pennsylvania, New York, World News, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England, Celebrities, Black Entertainment