Kid Cudi News

Kanye West Calls Kid Cudi The Most Influential Artist Of The Past Ten Years
Kanye West Calls Kid Cudi The Most Influential Artist Of The Past Ten Years Sep 21, 2016 at 01:18am
It appears Kanye West has had a change heart since he angrily fired back at Kid Cudi’s response last week in Tampa Bay during his "Saint Pablo" Tour. On Tuesday night, the Chicago legend was in Houston for the latest stop of the "Saint Pablo" tour, where he had nothing but nice things to say about his former collaborator & G.O.O.D Music partner.
Tracking Kid Cudi's Influence
Tracking Kid Cudi's Influence Sep 17, 2016 at 03:24pm
As he's prone to do these days, Kid Cudi went on a Twitter rant of epic proportions earlier this week, talking about crushing "the entire existence" of "clowns" who "be having 30 people write songs for them," singling out Kanye West and Drake, and proclaiming, "I am the culture." Ye and Drizzy, both currently on nationwide tours, responded onstage the next night, with the former taking a more prideful,
Drake Disses Kid Cudi During "Summer Sixteen" Show
Drake Disses Kid Cudi During "Summer Sixteen" Show Sep 15, 2016 at 10:27am
Yesterday, Kid Cudi aired out frustrations with the music industry while on twitter. It's not the first time Cudder has voiced his distaste for industry politics, while affirming his chokehold on the culture. This time though, he called out Drake and Kanye West specifically for not supporting him, even when he was loyal to them.
Kanye West Fires Back At Kid Cudi
Kanye West Fires Back At Kid Cudi Sep 14, 2016 at 11:43pm
Kid Cudi made headlines on Wednesday afternoon after he put his haters on blast via twitter, specifically Drake & Kanye West, who he said don’t give a fuck about him anymore (see here ICYMI).
Kid Cudi Puts Haters On Blast, Names Drake & Kanye West
Kid Cudi Puts Haters On Blast, Names Drake & Kanye West Sep 14, 2016 at 01:44pm
Kid Cudi was feeling himself this afternoon, when he went off on a little twitter rant, thanking his supporters and blasting any detractors. The rapper has been cited by many artists among the 'new wave' as inspiration and influence, rightly so, given that a lot of these artists were getting into hip-hop (they are young) around the time Cudder was popping off, which is also around the time the blogsophere was starting to pop off.
Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" (Review)
Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" (Review) Sep 7, 2016 at 04:16pm
If there's one thing Travis Scott excels at, it's sounding cool. There was the grungy glam sound he lent to Yeezus tracks "New Slaves" and "Guilt Trip," his first introduction to many of us, and his defining moment in the Kanye West think tank spotlight.
Kid Cudi To Release Double Album This Month
Kid Cudi To Release Double Album This Month Sep 5, 2016 at 05:26pm
Three months ago, Kid Cudi proclaimed that he would release two albums in 2016. After sporadic updates throughout summer, he announced Monday afternoon via Twitter that he plans to release a double album this month. "I'm workin on a date for a release this month," he wrote. "Available on ALL PLATFORMS for streaming and download, physicals shortly after. You will have this album this month in your hearts and your hands."
The 5 Best Features On Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight"
The 5 Best Features On Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" Sep 2, 2016 at 05:51pm
Travis Scott's debut album, last year's Rodeo, was packed with guest features, coming from the likes of Quavo, Future, Chief Keef, Justin Bieber, and more. In a time when it seems like most stars of his caliber are keeping the guest spots to a minimum, Scott has remained intent on maintaining a collaborative mindset.
Stream Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight"
Stream Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" Sep 2, 2016 at 01:07pm
After tiresome delays, Travis Scott finally made good on his promise to release his sophomore album, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight, which gets its title from a Quavo lyric on "Pick Up the Phone." And he did so first by playing the album live on his ".Wav" radio show on Beats 1. Further indication of his recent deal with Apple, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight is now available for purchase on iTunes and to stream exclusively on Apple Music. 
Did Kid Cudi Take A Subtle Shot At Jhene Aiko & Big Sean?
Did Kid Cudi Take A Subtle Shot At Jhene Aiko & Big Sean? Aug 12, 2016 at 08:21pm
It looks like Kid Cudi is coming to the defense of his good friend & producer Dot Da Genius following the news that surfaced yesterday that he & former wife, Jhene Aiko, filed for divorce recently. Taking to Twitter Friday afternoon, Cudi decided to send a little jab at the Twenty88 duo & subtweet the following.. “The funny thing is, we aint sweatin these bum bitches and these corn ball ass niggas,” Kid Cudi said. “We too busy makin better music.”
Kid Cudi Weighs In On Kanye's Tidal & Apple Music Tweets
Kid Cudi Weighs In On Kanye's Tidal & Apple Music Tweets Jul 31, 2016 at 04:43pm
On Saturday, Kanye West started a conversation about streaming  service exclusivity when he called for Apple Music to acquire Tidal. "The Tidal Apple Music beef is fucking up the music game," he said, before calling for Apple to cut a check to Jay Z for Tidal, and asking the company to "let the kids have their music."Ye also suggested that reps from Tidal, Apple Music and Spotify get in the same room later this week to discuss a solution to the current competitive situation, a tweet which Kid Cudi has now directly responded to.
5 Rappers Who Got Sober
5 Rappers Who Got Sober Jul 20, 2016 at 05:40pm
Gucci Mane's gentle post-prison demeanor took many by surprise and even fueled a conspiracy theory that a Gucci clone had been released and the real Guwop was still in prison.
Kid Cudi To Join Cast Of "Empire" In Third Season
Kid Cudi To Join Cast Of "Empire" In Third Season Jul 20, 2016 at 11:35am
Kid Cudi is getting back into TV with a new role on the forthcoming season of Fox's popular show "Empire." The rapper previously portrayed roles on "Entourage" and "How to Make It In America" so he's no stranger to the acting game. 
Top Tracks: June 27 - July 3
Top Tracks: June 27 - July 3 Jul 4, 2016 at 03:39pm
As opposed to a winter and spring that found a lot of repeat appearances in our Top Tracks list, summer's been more of a free-for-all, with quick week-to-week turnover as everyone seeks to land a summer anthem. Sure enough, we've only got two returning tracks from last week's list, and following another big recent trend in this feature, both involve Drake. Drizzy's got fingerprints on three of these ten tracks, as does Future, a sure sign that the What A Time To Be Alive team are still comfortably the hottest in the game.