Common has been very busy this week promoting the release of his new album Nobody’s Smiling. He made his latest appearance last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live! where he he took the outdoor stage to perform his songs “Blak Majik” with Jhené Aiko and “Kingdom” with Vince Staples. See the performance of “Kingdom” after the jump and be sure to head over to iTunes to pick up your copy of Nobody’s Smiling today!
Busta Rhymes has announced that he has left Cash Money Records after being signed for nearly 3 years. The rapper confirmed his exit from the label this morning during an interview on Sway In The Morning at the Shade 45 studios. Bus explained that part of the rift included the conflict of interest on his upcoming album. Busta also confirmed that there were no hurt feelings involved and that everything was strictly business. See what he had to say in the video above.
One of the biggest nights in music is set to kick off this September in Las Vegas for the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival. Today, we get the full list of performers that will be hitting the stage on Friday, September 19 and Saturday, September. The artists who will be performing include Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea, Usher, Lorde, Coldplay, Calvin Harris, Ed Sheeran, and more. The event will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas and will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest. Catch the lineup above and be sure to get your tickets this Saturday at 1pm EST.
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Wiz Khalifa is gearing up for his upcoming “Under the Influence of Music” tour as well as his forthcoming album release on August 19. Today, we get yet another new release from the Taylor Gang leader in “Stayin Out All Night”. The track is rumored to come off Blacc Hollywood that also features appearances from Nicki Minaj, Juicy J, Ty Dolla $ign, and Curren$y. Stream the track below and tell us what you think.
Pharrell & Miley Cyrus link up for the official visuals to Skateboard P’s latest single “Come Get It Bae”. The track comes off Pharrell’s most recent album G I R L and will serve as the second single from the project. Catch the Luis Cervero-directed video above and tell us what you think!
Action Bronson tours the UK often, so you know a Fuck, That’s Delicious in dear Old Blighty was coming sooner or later. Mr Wonderful out does himself by exposing the masses to everything from char siu bao (chinese bbq pork buns) to his own concoction “white trash bruschetta” using Liverpool’s favorite dish, scouse. Action does not stop there, he even found time to make chicken wings in the style of the renowned Dallas BBQ after a show. Our UK jaunt comes to close with some Nigerian home cooking on the outskirts of London. Enjoy.
Follow Bridget Kelly on tour with Jay Z as her new web series “Road To Independence” kicks off with Episode 1. Get the introspect, insight and what she took away from this unique experience. Stay tuned for Episode 2 to see Bridget take on the Nike Marathon!
Coming off the release of his latest album Nobody’s Smiling, Common brings us the hidden song on the Target exclusive version of his album in “City to City”. Stream the song below and make sure to pick up a copy of the album on iTunes today. Hit the jump to see see a recent interview Common did with Rap-Up TV.