A car commercial brought “Walking On A Dream” back to the Billboard Hot 100 a full eight years after it’s release.
Domo is coming into his own, and he’s got an A Team behind him.
It’s nice to see Wiz Khalifa smoke something that mellows him out enough to chill with Abel Tesfaye of The Weeknd. Thanks to a smokey haze of a beat and some ethereal vocals, “Remember You” definitely feels more like a Weeknd song featuring Wiz than the other way around. A collaboration between these two has […]
Raps&Hustles: J.Cole reveals the official album cover for his Roc Nation debut album, Cole World: The Sideline Story, in his weekly “Any Given Sunday” web-series. Examiner: Beach Boy Brian Wilson announces album of Disney songs due out Oct. 25 (sheds new light on Snow White and The Seven Dwarf’s “High-Ho” amirite?). Pitchfork: Five killed in Pukkelpop […]
Stereogum: MTV was born on August 1st, 1981. Celebrate it’s 30th birthday of not actually playing music by watching the channel’s first ever hour of programming. WaPo: Obama and congressional leaders finally reach a debt-limit deal. Octobers Very Own: New Drake single from his forthcoming LP, Take Care. Nerd Core: A mini documentary on the Foo Fighters Garage […]
BBC: Amy Winehouse found dead; cause of death as yet “unexplained” (but we have our suspicions). Billboard: Her buddy M.I.A. reminisces and pays tribute with a new track, “27.” Bill Werde via All Things D: Spotify spots itself 70,000 paid subscribers in one week. All Hip Hop: Legendary musician Bob Dylan’s grandson is, not so surprisingly, a rapper […]
If you want to get our attention, take note from Mover Shaker and send us an email with the subject line “Wiz Khalifa x Alex Winston x Star Slinger”. Mover Shaker’s most recent mashup “Youngin’ On His Wife” combines the three very different worlds of the aforementioned artists on one track. It features choice verses […]
Last night I took a little field trip to Baltimore for Mac Miller and Wiz Khalifa, two Pittsburgh rappers who know how to knock a sold out show around a whole bunch. Wiz played to a sold-out 9:30 club in November, and his mixtape Kush & Orange Juice stands out in a year that was […]