@TheFADER lured out Bun B (@BunBTrillOG) to their line up at SXSW as a surprise guest before French Montana touched the stage. Bun B performed a couple of UGK classics such as Big Pimpin and So Throwed which you can watch footage of below. Big Pimpin’ So Throwed Advertisements
2 Chainz (@2Chainz) brings in that pure uncut with this new visual aid for the single ‘Crack’ off his Grammy nominated album, Based On A TRU Story.
Macklemore (@Macklemore) Ryan Lewis (@RyanLewis) get the proceedings proceeding for the 2013 St. Patrick’s day celebration. Listen to the Seattle rapper rep for his bloodline on their celebratory day.
Big K.R.I.T. (@BigKRIT) took stage for the Def Jam showcase at SXSW and used the opportunity to perform some new material (14:05) from his upcoming project, K.R.I.T. (King Remembered In Time). This song in particular is called “Talkin About Nothin”, watch the live rendition of the track for the first time below.
Prince and 3rd Eye Girl (@3rdEyeGirl) made a special appearance on Saturday night at SXSW for Samsungs “The Next Big Thing” stage. Mikey managed to snag some footage of Prince and ATCQ sharing the stage together, which you can watch below.
The homie Earl Sweatshirt (@EarlxSweat) took stage for his Fader Fort debut, bringing along Flying Lotus, Domo Genesis and Vince Staples for some live renditions of some cuts such as Burgundy, Between Friends, Chum and WHOA. Watch the footage below.
@FrenchMontana was the headlining act the FADER FORT in Austin, TX for the last day at SXSW. French Montana brought out a few special guests such as his Bad Boy brethren Diddy and Thrift Shop rapper Macklemore. Watch the footage from his set in it’s entirety below. Full Set Stay Schemin
Usher (@UsherRaymondIV) made a surprise appearance at The Fader Fort and decided to do an impromptu performance of the a couple songs including Somethin’ Hot, Climax, OMG, Bad Girl, U Got It Bad, closing out with Lovers & Friends. Watch the footage below.
Future (@1Future) contributed an auto-tune free track to Drumma Boy’s mixtape “Spring Bling Playlist 2k13”. Listen below. [audio:http://www.ddotomen.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Future-Usual.mp3]
Kendrick Lamar spoke to MTV about the guest verse he received from Jay-Z. K. Dot was recently crowned MTV’s Hottest MC, in this clip the good kid, m.A.A.d city rapper talks about the accomplishment of securing a verse on a track with a living legend such as Hov. Watch below.