Summer Jam 2016 Recap
“SEVERE WEATHER ALERT: A storm is expected to hit between 6:00pm – 7:30pm. For your safety, please seek shelter in your vehicles.” Thus began Summer Jam 2016.
Kanye West Reveals Yeezy Season 2 Zine And Shoes
Kanye West has officially released the Yeezy Season 2 Zine and shoes, which are available through his YeezySupply website. The Yeezy Season 2, and Season 1, Zines are going for $80 a pop while the shoes range in price from a $445 suede heel to a $995 high knit boot with open toe.
Summer Jam Cut Short Before Future's Closing Performance
Last week's forecast was troubling, and indeed, the skies didn't give Summer Jam much of a chance today. The Festival Stage in the MetLife Stadium parking lot, set to host acts like Chance the Rapper, Tory Lanez, Desiigner, and Post Malone, was called off early in the afternoon, but HOT 97 held on dearly to the Stadium Stage, not going down without a fight. Finally, the rain ceased and restless crowds gathered in front of the stadium, which wouldn't be ready for entry until around 9PM, a few hours behind schedule.
Kanye West Attempts To Hold Surprise 2AM Concert In NYC, Gets Shut Down
UPDATE (06/06/2016 | 2:45AM): The streets in front of Webster Hall awaiting Kanye West's 2AM pop-up concert were so crowded and perhaps disorderly that the venue had to call of the show. Envoys of vehicles attempted to move through the densely packed mass of hopeful concertgoers, including one car carrying Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.
Live Stream Summer Jam 2016, Featuring Future, Pusha T, Kanye West & Many More
NYC and the surrounding areas were met with some disastrous weather today, forcing the Governors Ball festival to cancel the entire day. HOT 97's Summer Jam, taking place just outside of the city at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ, also had to make some cancellations, deciding to call off the Festival Stage, which would've seen performances by Chance the Rapper, Desiigner, and more. But just now, the music has begun on the Stadium Stage, and for now, there's still plenty to look forward to. Tune in and watch the live stream below.
Governors Ball Day 3 Cancelled Due To Weather Conditions, Sets By Kanye West, Vince Staples Affected
Weather has been a continuous problem throughout the last two days of New York's Governors Ball festival, and today the organizers of the festival have been forced to cancel Day 3 of the event due to storm warnings.
Kanye West Joins Big Sean At Powerhouse 2016, Performs "Champions" For The First Time
If you're looking to make an impression at the always-stacked Powerhouse festival, you should have a big surprise planned. Big Sean definitely came out with the most memorable set at Friday night's show, bringing out his GOOD Music mentor, Kanye West, to do a medley of hits.
Live Stream The 2016 Governors Ball Music Festival
One of the summer's biggest music fests kicks off today. For those who couldn't make the trip to NYC, or the ferry over to Randall's Island, VICELAND has teamed with Live Nation TV in order to live stream much of the Governors Ball Music Festival. The YouTube streams go from 4pm EST to 9pm EST for the next three days, and after 9pm -- when the headliners take the stage -- the performances can be streamed on VICELAND's TV network.
Top 5 G.O.O.D. Music Posse Cuts
Today has proved to be VERY HOTTTTT across the board, but at the top of the list, (if you checked our -definitive- ranking on the homepage) is Kanye West's new single for Cruel Winter, which just so happens to be a posse cut featuring G.O.O.D. Music artists and beyond.
DJ Khaled Says "Major Key" Will Feature Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Jay Z & Many More
As the rap world was still processing the surprise Cruel Winter super-collab from Kanye West, six of the game's top emcees, and Desiigner, DJ Khaled went live on Beats 1 to remind fans that summer's here and that the season is his for the taking. With the help of Zane Lowe, Khaled just shared the first single off his upcoming album, Major Key. It's titled "F*ck Me For Free," or "for radio purposes, "For Free." The song is a loose, breezy party anthem from Drake and is produced by the OVO team of Nineteen85 and Jordan Ullman.
There Will Apparently Be A "Panda" Remix Featuring Every G.O.O.D. Music Artist
Kanye West shook things up this (G.O.O.D.) Friday, after he went on Big Boy's radio show out in L.A. and debuted the first (massive) single off the upcoming Cruel Winter album.
Kanye West Is Debuting The First Single Off "Cruel Winter" Right Now
Shortly following the somewhat lacklustre G.O.O.D. Music compilation album Cruel Summer, a few members of G.O.O.D. Music began promoting/discussing a follow-up compilation, aptly titled Cruel Winter. Things got confusing from there, as no one seemed sure (G.O.O.D.
Kanye Ice Cream Week Season 2 Is Here
Kanye West’s love of ice cream has been well-documented across the internet. Last year, food blog First We Feast took the internet’s obsession with Kanye’s love of ice cream into real life by creating a custom Yeezy-inspired menu with artisanal New York ice cream maker Morgenstern’s Finest Ice Cream. This year, the blog and ice cream maker are running it back with a whole new set of The Life of Pablo and Yeezus-inspired treats.
Snippet Of A New Kanye West Verse Surfaces From Big Sean Studio Session
It looks like Pusha T isn’t the only G.O.O.D Music member working on new music at the moment. On Tuesday night, Kanye West & Big Sean were spotted in the studio together cooking up some new heat. Footage first surfaced of the two in the lab through Sean’s snapchat story, and thankfully that footage has since been ripped for our online viewing (See below).
These Yeezy Season 2 Boots Will Reportedly Release Next Week
June 6th is a strange time to release a boot collection but Kanye West is no ordinary character, so it's only fitting that he'd drop the Yeezy Boots the week after Memorial Day.
Kanye West Has Multiple Computers Robbed From Creative Studio
According to TMZ, Kanye West's office/creative studio in Calabasas was broken into last week. The outlet reports that police were called to the office on Tuesday (May 24) for a burglary that took place the night before. The thief apparently pried open the door of Kanye's office and stole multiple computers, both laptops and desktops. In total, the stolen gear is reportedly worth around $20,000.
14 Things We Learned From Chance The Rapper's Zane Lowe Interview
Chance The Rapper's Coloring Book has received nearly universal praise since its release earlier this month, and while there's already been a large amount of writing on the subject, there is still much to be told by its creator, Chancelor Bennet, who sat down with Zane Lowe today to discuss the project. The hour-long conversation also featured some never before heard music, mainly in the form of early demos from both Chance and Kanye's albums.
Chance The Rapper's Interview With Zane Lowe Is A Must-Listen
A lot to unpack from Chance the Rapper's new interview with Zane Lowe. Much like Coloring Book, the hour-long interview lived up to lofty expectations. Chance spoke on a variety of topics in depth including collaborations with Kanye West, his spiritual life, and his relationship with the music industry.
Preview Chance The Rapper's Upcoming Interview With Zane Lowe
As Coloring Book continues to drive up Apple Music subscriptions, Beats 1 radio personality Zane Lowe has sat down with Chance the Rapper for an in-depth interview, much like he did with Drake upon the release of VIEWS. Lowe's interview with Chance will air tomorrow on Beats 1, but Apple Music has already made available a video preview as well as three different sound clips from tomorrow's interview.
Madlib Says He Made The "No More Parties In L.A." Beat On An iPad
The future is now, or so they say. While Madlib is often seen as a more ‘old school’ producer because of his penchant for sampling soul and jazz, he’s also one of the more experimental beat makers around.