The Roots Picnic will be quite lit this year as the festival celebrates it’s 9th year running on June 4th. On the bill is Future, Jidenna, Usher, Swizz Beatz, Metro Boomin, MIGOS, Anderson Paak, Kehlani, DMX and more. Check out the full line up below. Tickets go on sale Friday Feb. 5th.
Dave East (@DaveEast) continues to serve up and dish out “EastMix” treatments to some of your favorite and hottest songs. This time the Harlem rapper kicks some bars over Rihanna’s single “Work”, with a street influenced twist. Listen below. https://soundcloud.com/whoisdaveeast/dave-east-work-eastmixDetails
Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa) called into WILD 94.1 radio and spoke with the homie Bootleg Kev. During the conversation the Taylor Gang rapper addresses the recent chain of events with Kanye West and confirms they’ve settled their differences. Wiz also gives his take on the selfie between his baby mother Amber Rose and long time nemesis…Details
Don Cheadle (@IamDonCheadle) is supremely underrated but hopefully that all changes as he hits the silver screen to bring the story of Miles Davis to life. The biopic Miles Ahead just premiered at the Sundance Film Festival to rave reviews and will be in theaters on April 1st.
I just hit Tory (@ToryLanez) and told him this is fire. I don’t know how this got by me but I’m glad it didn’t. I’ve been covering this kid since about 2011 and recently run into him a few times at events. Lanez has been propelled up the ranks with the break out single “Say…Details
TINASHE (@Tinashe @MetroBoomin) follows up the unveiling of her Complex magazine cover with another new song from her upcoming sophomore album “Joyride”. Metro Boomin handles the production duties on this new tune which you can listen to below.
No More Squabbles In LA. The standoff between Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa has ended before it really began. What started out as a Twitter thumb war was diffused by a call from Yeezy to Wiz. It’s also worth noting that both the mothers of their children also united within the last 24 hours. Does…Details
Real Friends? (@darealamberrose @kimkardashian) Amber Rose and Kim Kardashian have long been at odds since the two share one common denominator, Kanye West. Rose dated Yeezy prior to his marriage with Kim K, which of course resulted in jabs and shots fired for the last two years or so. Things came to ahead when a…Details