One of Drake’s special guest for the closing day of OVO Fest was none other than the legendary Lauryn Hill. L Boogie performed classics from her catalog like “Fu-Gee-La” and even sung background for Drake as he performed “Draft Day”. Watch below.
Kim Kardashian paid a visit to Kanye’s favorite late night host, Jimmy Kimmel. Mrs. West (?!) sat down and dished about their wedding and what it’s like being married to Yeezus. There’s also a hilarious diaper changing challenge segment. Watch below
Jhené Aiko (@jheneaiko) unveils the official cover art for her major label debut “Souled Out”. Picking up organic momentum over the last year from single “The Worst”, Drake’s “From Time” and Would You Like A Tour, the Los Angeles singer is ready to deliver the project on September 9th.
Nicki Minaj (@nickiminaj @thefader) makes a return to The Fader magazine for the first time since 2010. In it she discusses her relationship with Lil Wayne and forthcoming album The Pink Print. On newsstands August 26th. Check out the photo spread on the next page. NEXT PAGE
Nicki Minaj (@nickiminaj @carsondaly) called into AMP 97.1 to chop it up with Carson Daly. Onika dished on working with Beyonce for the “Flawless” remix, her controversial cover art for the single “Anaconda“. Nicki also talked about going on tour at the beginning of next year and bringing out one artist as a support act…
Busta Rhymes and his new partners in rhyme The Neuberts are parking lot pimping in a Toyota Sienna. This may remind you of Mary J. Blige’s flub of a commercial with Burger King rolling out their “Crispy Chicken Wraps”, however this attempt takes it way further with a full fledged “rap video” that features a…
Chris Brown (@chrisbrown) has finally set yet another new release date for his oft delayed album “X”. Right now it’s on course to be in stores on Sept 16th.
Everything that glitters ain’t gold. Trinidad James (@trinidadjamesgg) had a promising start to the rap game after going viral from his single “All Gold Everything”. However after two years signed to Def Jam Jig Records, he’s been released from his contract and sent packing.
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers took stage on Jimmy Kimmel Live to perform cuts from the 12th studio album “Hypnotic Eye”. Tom and the gang chose “Forgotten Man” “American Dream Plan B” and “U Get Me High” as live selections. Watch the performance footage below. American Dream Plan B Forgotten Man
Rita Ora (@ritaora @adidasoriginals) sports some adidas originals gear for the first commercial since they’ve partnered together earlier this year. Rita will reveal their collaborative collection on August 20th. Watch below.