Drake popped up on American Idol as a surprise appearance for contestant Candice Glover. The singer from South Carolina teared up as her ‘Idol’ came out of nowhere to embrace with a hug and congratulate Candice on the success. Apparently, this was orchestrated by Nicki Minaj who is a judge on the show. Watch below.…Details
Andre 3000 and Beyonce reunite on the soundtrack for The Great Gatsby film. This time they’ve paired up to pay homage to the late great Amy Winehouse crooning her classic tune over an altered sound bed. We heard the snippet but luckily Mark Ronson stopped by East Village Radio to premiere the full song. Listen…Details
A photo of Eminem (@Eminem) and Big Sean (@BigSean) and Royce Da 5’9 in the studio hit the internet earlier tonight, leading to questions of what may become of the meeting. Is Em prepping for his 8th album or producing a track for G.O.O.D Musics’ Big Sean or something for Royce ?….. only time will…Details
Nas’ (@Nas) demo tape entitled “Pre-Illmatic” is finally seeing the light of day. Production was largely handled by Large Professor and boasts such high profile features at the time with the likes of legends Biz Markie, MC Serch, Chubb Rock, and Kool G. Rap and future legends AZ & Cormega. The track list and full…Details
Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa) drops his “DayToday: Season Finale Pt.1” vlog. In it he takes you behind the scenes of his travels in Houston where he gets a introduction by Trill OG Bun B and travels down to New Orleans where he gives a quick interview and clowns around with Curren$y. This should be the beginning…Details
Lil’ Reese (@LilReese64th) recent track “Money Stackin’” which was produced Young Chop and features Waka Flocka Flame & MMG’s Wale. The track which appeared on FunkFlexs’ “Who You Mad At Me Or Yourself” project gets a cdq release today. Check the track out below.
Ace Hood’s (@Acehood) hit single “Bugatti” (featuring Rick Ross & Future) has struck gold in just 3 months time. The track was produced by Mike WiLL Made It and will appear on his upcoming album “Trials & Tribulations” which will be released on July 16th. Officially GOLD !! 2 my fans I luv thank yall…Details
The Geto Boys Willie D (@WillieDLIVE) sent word via Twitter that Scarface, Bushwick Bill and himself are officially going on a reunion tour this summer, starting June 1st at Houstons’ Free Press Summmer Fest. Go to beastmodenetwork.com for more details on this and check out the tweet and promo video for the tour below. GETO…Details
Styles P (@therealstylesp) visits with Sway In The Morning and performs an in studio performance of ‘Manson Murder’ and ‘I Need Weed’ off his new “Float” project. Styles also talks weight loss tips, and talks about how the ‘Float’ project came about.