Ellie Goulding (@EllieGoulding) was so taken with Alt-J’s song “Tessellate” –– that only did she do a cover, Ellie also commissioned Ben Newbury to direct a black and white viral visual to accompany the release. Watch below.
Chris Brown (@ChrisBrown) decides to hop on Mario’s “Somebody Else” to keep fans ticking over until he releases the highly anticipated “They Don’t Know”. You may recognise some of these bars from his freestyle over Drake’s “Started From The Bottom”. Shots fired at Rihanna?
Machine Gun Kelly (@MachineGunKelly) drops off his first “operation” video in support of his upcoming Black Flag mixtape. Check back tomorrow for Operation: Scream.
Rick Ross (@RickyRozay) continues the MMG Summer takeover as he unveils the third video from the upcoming third Self Made instalment. After debuting “God Is Great” and “Poor Decisions” earlier, Rozay drops the official video for the Jadakiss assisted “Oil Money Gang”. Self Made Vol.3 drops August 6th.
The-Dream’s (@TheKingDream) numbers are in, and much like French Montana’s, they’re not looking particularly great. Debuting at number seventeen on the list with 22,559 albums sold, Terius failed to reach 50% of his last commercial release Love King, which saw sales in the region of 58,000. This week also saw the release of Kid Ink’s…Details
Kendrick Lamar (@kendricklamar) sat down with Vevo News backstage at Hot97’s Summer Jam with his Black Hippy family at his side to discuss what he wants his legacy to be once he is gone and how competitive he can get when he’s focused on his craft.Check the brief interview out below.
Five years after releasing the first installment, Asher Roth (@AsherRoth) took to Twitter to announce that there will be a second helping of his Don Cannon and DJ Drama hosted The Greenhouse Effect mixtape. No word yet as to when to expect the project, but I would assume that we’ll get something pretty soon seeing…Details
Macklemore (@macklemore) & Ryan Lewis (@RyanLewis) brought out Houston OG Bun B while they were performing at the Free Press Summer Jam concert in Texas. Afterwards they break down how they went about getting Bun on stage that day.Check the footage and explanation out below.