Archive for ‘Industry News’

VIDEO: Trinidad James, T.I. & Young Jeezy Perform Live at Reign Nightclub in Atlanta

Trinidad James took over Reign Nightclub as he perfomed live and brought out a few special guests. Fellow Atlanta artists T.I. and Young Jeezy were in the building to surprise the audience with ‘All Gold Everything (Remix).’ Watch.

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VIDEO: Drake Performs Live At Barclays Center For Jordan Brand Classic

Drake performed live at the 2013 Jordan Brand Classic at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center delivering a 15-minute set including in his hits including “The Motto,” “Headlines,” and “Crew Love.” Watch.

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VIDEO: Taylor Swift Performs Live With Nelly in St. Louis

During Taylor Swift’s visit to St. Louis for her “Red” tour, the country sweetheart was joined by a hometown hero–Nelly. The two dueted on Nelly’s latest hit “Hey Porsche,” with T. Swift singing along to the lyrics. Watch.

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Chris Brown Announces New Album Title; Reveals Special Collaboration

Chris Brown had a sit down with the media to speak on the mysterious title of his new album that is currently in the works. Brown also revealed a super-special guest feature that may be featured on the album.

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Pop Icon Beyonce Knowles & Hip-Hop Pioneer Andre 3000 To Collaborate on Remake

Beyoncé & André 3000 are set for a new collaboration. The pop icon and hiphop pioneer are teaming up to cover a song originally created by the late Amy Winehouse.

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Monster Energy & XXL Partener For The “XXL Freshmen Live 2013” Tour

Monster Energy is teaming up with XXL and Idol Roc Entertainment for the groundbreaking “Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Presents XXL Freshmen Live 2013.” The tour will showcase TDE affiliates Ab-Soul and Schoolboy Q, Trinidad James, Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$, Kirko Bangz, Logic, Travis Scott, Angel Haze and Dizzy Wright–all who appeared on the hotly debated

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VIDEO: Kanye West, J.Cole, Iggy Azalea & More Perform at Budweiser’s “Made In America” Festival

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Hip-Hop stars were onstage on both coasts for Budweiser’s annual “Made In America” Festival. This years’ festival is split between two different cities, Philadelphia & L.A.–check out some of the highlights from Kanye West, J. Cole, Iggy Azalea, Pharrell Williams & More. Check out the live performances.…

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VIDEO: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – Can’t Hold Us (Behind The Scenes)

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis recently premiered their epic “Can’t Hold Us” video, which follows the duo on a journey across land, sea and air, aboard everything from planes and boats to dogsleds and camels. Take a behind the scenes look at the video that was shot over 16 days, on 6 continents! Watch.

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Gain Platinum Certification With New Single

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are two-for-two with The Heist singles. Following the platinum certification of “Thrift Shop,” the Seattle, Washington duo’s second single, “Can’t Hold Us” has now reached platinum.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ Ray Dalton-assisted-“Can’t Hold Us” was available almost two years at audio, and about two weeks at video before selling one million

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Kendrick Lamar Performs Live With J.Cole In North Carolina

Kendrick Lamar’s current Spring tour made a stop at Greensboro, North Carolina and he brought out a special guest–the hometown hero, J. Cole. Watch.

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Mac Miller Announces The 38-City ‘Space Migration Tour’

Rapper Mac Miller is set to takeoff once again with his newly announced a 38-city North American Summer trek called “The Space Migration Tour”

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Sha Money XL Leaves Def Jam; Named EVP Of Urban A&R For Epic Records

Music Exec Michael Clervoix aka Sha Money XL—has left his position as SVP of A&R for Island Def Jam and been named EVP of Urban A&R for Epic Records.

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