Posts Tagged ‘industry news’

Pop/Hip-Hop Artist Pitbull To Open Charter School In Miami

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Pitbull is lending a hand to the community as he is working to open a new charter school in his hometown of Miami, Florida. The Cuban-American rapper’s new school, Sports Leadership & Management Middle/High School (SLAM), will open its door to new students this weekend.…

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Diddy Adds New On-Air Talent to Revolt TV

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Revolt TV, a multi-platform music cable network led by Sean “Diddy” Combs, has begun to reveal its on-air talent for the channel’s fall launch. Amrit Singh and Sibley Scoles (also known as Sib Vicious) will be among the network’s TV personalities.

Singh (@amritsingh) joins the channel from Stereogum, where he served as the music website’s…

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VIDEO: Robin Thicke ft. Kendrick Lamar & 2 Chainz – Give It 2 U REMIX

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Robin Thicke drops the official visual for the remix to “Give It 2 U” featuring Kendrick Lamar and 2 Chainz. Directed by Diane Martel. Watch.

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Kendrick Lamar Finally Speaks On The “Control” Verse That Shook Hip-Hop

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Kendrick Lamar shook the world with his verse on Big Sean’s “Control.” The seemingly ubiquitous “Kendrick Lamar Responses” are still rolling in, but the man himself hasn’t been heard from…until now. In an interview with “Big Boy’s Neighborhood” on Power 106, the Compton rapper finally addressed the explosive track.…

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Artist Spotlight: Who Is Chuck Taylor?

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Artist Spotlight: Who Is Chuck Taylor?

Chuck Taylor is an impressive blend of master musician, vocalist and lyricist rolled up into one extensive package. Bringing back funk blends mixed with a tinge of rock and hip hop…

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Drake Releases “Nothing Was The Same” Album Trailer

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In preparation to usher in the release his new album “Nothing Was The Same,” Drake drops a 30-second promo where a motorcade of black and white luxury vehicles make their way down the street in Toronto with the Canadian flag waving from the mirrors. Check it out.…

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B.o.B Speaks On New Album & Starting His Own Label

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B.o.B recently sat down with Montreality for an in depth interview. He spoke on his childhood days, meeting DMX, the sound of his forthcoming album and reveals that he is soon starting his own label.…

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Former Artist & International Finance Executive Team Up To Launch First Artist Bank

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David Stewart, one half of the Eurhythmics, and former Credit Suisse Europe, Middle East and Africa chairman/CEO Michael Philipp plan to launch First Artist Bank, a creative-focused banking services company.…

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Taylor Swift & Jason Aldean Join Performance Lineup for CMA Awards

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The Country Music Association Awards are on the way and Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean and most of the major nominees have signed on to perform at the ceremony next month.…

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VIDEO: Pharrell – Happy

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Billed as “the world’s first 24-hour music video,” Pharrell spreads 24 hours of sunshine with the video for “Happy,” a song off the Despicable Me 2 soundtrack. He dances in alleyways, the grocery store, and a church in scenes shot across various locations in L.A. Be on the lookout for a long list of cameos…

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VIDEO: Rihanna ft. Mikky Ekko – Stay

Rihanna strips down in the video for the second single off her seventh album Unapologetic. Rihanna soaks in a bathtub while singing the emotional ballad for “Stay.” Watch.

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Blink-182’s Travis Barker Misses Australia Tour

Legendary drummer Travis Barker will not be in attendance for his band Blink-182’s upcoming Australia tour, find out why.

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