Remember last year when J. Cole (@JColeNC) went on his $1 tour and had crowds of people waiting to see him, well looks like he’s ready for round 2. Starting this summer, Cole and his Dreamville crew will be going the 2nd Annual Dollar & A Dream Tour. The new tour announcement comes as Cole’s Dreamville artist, Bas gets set to release his forthcoming album Last Winter, on April 29th, and Cole’s The Warm Up mixtape turns 5. Look out for information on venues and dates. Peep the flyer after the break.Details
Beck (@Beck) made a surprise cameo Sunday night at Coachella, during Arcade Fire’s festival-closing set. While on stage, Beck preceded Morning Phase’s “Blue Moon” with a cover of Arcade Fire’s “Rebellion (Lies).” Delivering a brief story how he originally heard the song, the artist also shared some dope info about small town bars. Peep below.Details
The other day, Trinidad James (@TrinidadJamesGG) and @31grammy released a new record entitled “78 Cleveland.” The song, produced by Grade A Muzik, serves as a tribute to Old Atlanta morals mixed with street codes to touch the soul and is released in celebration of 31’s born day. Listen below.Details
Sanctuary. August Alsina (@AugustAlsina) delivered his debut album “Testimony” last week and managed to climb up the charts to a number two spot, only second to the Frozen soundtrack which has been sweeping sales for weeks. The New Orleans crooner managed to move 63,552 units in the first week of being on shelves. Clap for…Details
In his latest video, Jimmy B (@iamJimmyB) reflects on his life and contemplates the future after a few sips of whiskey. “One Whiskey” is dedicated to Jimmy’s his late Grandmother who raised him absent of a father figure. This is the latest off the L.O.R.D.S project.Details
Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa @chelsealately) sat with T.J. Miller who subbed in for Chelsea Handler for an interview on the late night talk show. Wiz discussed his upcoming Under The Influence tour and how being from Pittsburgh has influenced his work as an artist. Watch below.
The ATLien’s and Slim Shady invade Austin, TX to headline their Austin City Limits Festival along with Beck, Lorde and Pearl Jam. Other marquee performers include Sam Smith, CHVRCHES, Chromeo, Phantogram, Iggy Azalea, AFI, Poliça and more. Get tickets here.