Kid Cudi News

 
  • Cover of Kid Cudi & Method Man To Appear In CBS Drama "Scorpion"
    As a musician, Kid Cudi's been called a lot of things, but "pop genius" might not be one of them. As an actor, that's a different story entirely, as he's just been tapped to appear as a "brilliant musical prodigy" in the CBS show "Scorpion."
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Tells Crowd To "Suck My Dick" At OutKast's "ATLast" Show
    This past weekend OutKast took over Atlanta for three days with their homecoming "ATLast" show. For each show, a different set of openers were called upon, with Kid Cudi, Childish Gambino and Raury opening for the Friday show. 
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Faints At Chicago Show
    Kid Cudi is known to be a pretty active performer, and it seems like his live show got the best of him last night in Chicago. The Cleveland rapper lowered himself to the photo pit level below stage at the show, interacting with fans and signing an autograph before collapsing quite suddenly.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Questions Lupe Fiasco's "Personalized Verse" On Twitter, Lupe Responds
    The other day Lupe Fiasco took to Twitter to declare a new initiative for his fans. Lupe announced he'd be offering up a personalized one verse song for fans for the price of $500. He made it clear this is not for a feature or collaboration, but for the fan's own personal enjoyment.  
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Plans Short Film For His Song "Balmain Jeans"
    After acting in two films this year, "Need For Speed" and "Goodbye World," it seems as if Kid Cudi has caught the Hollywood bug.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi & Snoop Dogg To Headline North Coast Music Festival In Chicago
    The festival news keeps pouring in. While we learned earlier today that Murs' Paid Dues festival is cancelled this year, North Coast Music Festival in the Chi is going strong on their five-year anniversary.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Gives His Opinion On Justin Bieber's Recent Behavior
    Kid Cudi recently gave his opinion to Esquire magazine on a number of random topics, including Justin Bieber's bad boy behavior.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Covers First Issue Of Fat Magazine
    Fat Magazine ("Fat" stands for Fashion, Art, Type) have released their inaugural issue with a very familiar face on the cover. They've nabbed Kid Cudi for the magazine's first issue, and the inside photo shoot not only features Cudder, but A$AP Nast as well.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Says If He Rapped About Material Things, "There Would Be No Drake"
    Kid Cudi stopped by Arsenio Hall's show yesterday, where he discussed what he'd change about hip hop, dealing with suicidal thoughts, and how things would change if he rapped about what he had.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: March 9
    There are only two new entries within the top 10 of the Billboard 200 this week, and they belong to two rappers: ScHoolboy Q and Kid Cudi. As we said last week, Q was projected to move 150-160k, but fell slightly under that by moving 138,950 copies opening week.
  • Cover of Stream Kid Cudi's New Album "Satellite Flight: The Journey To The Mother Moon"
     By now most of you are aware that Kid Cudi surprised everyone last week and released his new album Satellite Flight: The Journey To The Mother Moon. For those who haven’t been able to cop it yet or even listen to it, today’s your lucky day as Spotify gives users a free stream of the entire album.
  • Cover of Review: Kid Cudi's "Satellite Flight: The Journey To Mother Moon"
    Although none of his albums have really been critical hits, Kid Cudi’s main appeal is using outside, atypical influences and sounds to articulate some sort of emotional journey into the tortured soul.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Says Beyoncé Gave Him Confidence In Releasing "Satellite Flight"
    As soon as Kid Cudi surprise-released his new album Satellite Flight, people started saying he'd "pulled a Beyoncé", something that was also said the Air Yeezys dropped, so it's only a matter of time before Beyoncé just becomes a synonym for "surprise".
  • Cover of ScHoolboy Q's "Oxymoron" & Kid Cudi's "Satellite Flight" First Week Sales Projections
    With both ScHoolboy Q's Oxymoron and Kid Cudi's Satellite Flight out now (although the latter is only out digitally), we've received first week sales projections for each.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi To Release "Satellite Flight" Album Tonight On iTunes [Update: Album Released]
     It appears that Kid Cudi is ready for liftoff. The singer-rapper just announced on Twitter that his new album, Satellite Flight: The Journey To Mother Moon, will be released tonight/Tuesday morning at 12:01 a.m. EST on iTunes. 
  • Cover of Kid Cudi To Play Ari Gold’s Assistant In “Entourage” Movie
     2014 is already looking like a huge year for Kid Cudi. In addition to his upcoming album Satellite Flight, his movie "Need For Speed", and a performance at this year's Coachella Festival, it has now been revealed that Cudi is set to appear in the film adaptation of the HBO show Entourage.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Reveals Tracklist & Cover Art For "Satellite Flight"
    Kid Cudi recently announced to fans that what was originally simply a prelude EP to MOTM3 had turned into a full-length project. The ablum, Satellite Flight, is supposed to drop in February although we've yet to receive an exact date. We're supposed to get 24 hour notice before the project's release.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Announces "Satellite Flight" Is Now An Album, Not EP
    Kid Cudi has been teasing fans about his upcoming release Satellite Flight: The Journey To Mother Moon for awhile now. He did drop off the first taste off the project the other month, and today he's once again taken to Twitter to announce news concerning the project. 
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Announces Title For His New EP [Update: EP Slated To Drop Next Month]
    Kid Cudi got plenty of fans pumped in October when he announced that he would be recording a Man On The Moon 3 album as well as a prelude EP to arrive prior to the album.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Speaks On What To Expect From "Man On The Moon III"
    Kid Cudi announced recently during a live show that he would be dropping a prelude EP to a highly anticipated third instalment of his Man On The Moon series within the next three months. He went on to explain the idea behind the EP, but didn't say much about Man On The Moon III,except that we could expect it in 2015.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Announces Prelude EP To "Man On The Moon 3"
    In recent months Kid Cudi revealed that he'll be dropping a third installment in his Man On The Moon series, however it won't actually arrive until 2015. Cudder isn't making fans wait two years until they get new music though, as he announced during a recent concert stop that he'll be dropping a prelude to MOTM3.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Says Rock The Bells "Fell Off" Because Rap Shows "Aren't Exciting"
    A few days ago, it was announced that the iconic Rock The Bells festival would not fulfill its New York and DC dates due to low ticket sales.
  • Cover of Photos: A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar & More Perform At Rock The Bells 2013 In L.A.
    Rock The Bells hit Los Angeles over the weekend to kick off the festival, and HotNewHipHop was in attendance. The L.A. line-up included Kid Cudi, A$AP Rocky and his Mob, J. Cole, the Black Hippy crew and many, many more. 
  • Cover of Big Sean Speaks On Kid Cudi Shouting Out G.O.O.D. Music On "First Chain" & Ex-Girl Ashley
    A new record from Big Sean's Hall Of Fame album leaked today, and it features Sean's former label mate, Kid Cudi, as well as veteran in the game Nas. Many people have noticed Cudder shouting out G.O.O.D. Music at the end of "First Chain," and Sean Don actually spoke on this in a recent interview with Karen Civil.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi Says He Will Work With Plain Pat & Emile For A "MOTM3" Album [Update: Expect "MOTM3" In 2015]
    Kid Cudi has constantly been growing and re-inventing his sound as he matures as an artist. His maturation included doing a rock album, WZRD, and leaving the G.O.O.D. Music label to focus on his own imprint.
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