Kanye West Calls Kid Cudi The Most Influential Artist Of The Past Ten Years
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.
Kid Cudi's Manager: "Drake Is Corny As Fuck"
The biggest story to emerge from the quartet of songs released by Drake over the weekend is not that he will release a project called More Life in December, but the shots taken at Kid Cudi on "2 Birds, 1 Stone.": "You were the man on the moon / Now you just go through your phases," he raps. "I'm like a real estate agent, putting you all in your places / Look what happens soon as you talk to me crazy / Is you crazy?"
Lupe Fiasco's Message To Kid Cudi: "Talk To Me, Before I Fuck You Up”
A couple weeks back, Lupe Fiasco and Kid Cudi had a bit of a back-and-forth on Twitter, following Lupe's support of Kendrick Lamar's views on Ferguson.
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.
Kid Cudi Cosigns Travi$ Scott's "Rodeo"
Travi$ Scott has been a huge supporter of Kid Cudi over the years, and with Rodeo just days away, Cudi thought it was about time to repay him by giving the album a big-time plug on Twitter. "Theres only one young man within the industry whos been a loyal dedicated fan & supporter of mine since day 1, its time we support him too," he wrote.
Kid Cudi Calls Out Copycat Rappers
Kid Cudi's new album, Speedin Bullet to Heaven, found the rapper further descending the rock n roll rabbit hole-- or, at least, continuing to stray from his rapping roots. Nonetheless, it's safe to say that Cudder was among the first generation of 'Internet' rappers, rappers that helped the blogosphere become what it is today.
Kanye Reunites With Kid Cudi Then Ends Show After Lengthy Rant
Don't attend a "Saint Pablo" show if you're not ready for the infamous "Kanye rant." His last two shows have been characterized by his surprising confessionals much more so than any music. On Thursday (Nov. 17), Kanye revealed to his audience in San Jose, and thus the world, that he favored Trump in the recent election, praising different aspects of his campaign throughout the show.
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.
Lupe Fiasco Explains Kid Cudi Beef Through Extended Santa Metaphor
Lupe Fiasco didn't like the way he was being framed as a villain following his Kid Cudi diss at a recent show, so he decided to explain the situation in a way everyone could understand -- a Santa metaphor.
Kid Cudi Reveals Tracklist For "Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin"
The best source for all things Kid Cudi is Kid Cudi's Twitter, which he spontaneously updates every several weeks with new information regarding his upcoming releases. Monday afternoon, he revealed the tracklist for his upcoming album Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin.
Kid Cudi Reveals "Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin" Release Date, Possible Artwork
Kid Cudi is making due on his promise to drop an album in September. Cudi announced on Twitter last night that he will release Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin on Friday, September 30th. The announcement comes after the revealing of the album's tracklist yesterday. The album will comprise of four acts and 18 tracks with appearances from Andre 3000, Pharrell, Travis Scott, and Willow Smith.
The 10 Best R&B/Rap Covers Of Classic Songs
Searching "rap covers" online is like walking into a minefield of acoustic guitars and webcams, leftovers from a war that began with Ben Folds' famous version of Dr. Dre's "Bitches Ain't Shit." An earnest-sounding white dude with a guitar and an angelic backing choir singing things like "Lick on these nuts and suck the dick" was (believe it or not) novel at some point, but now that approach has been beaten to death. Last year, for example, a ten year old covered "Trap Queen."
5 Rappers Who Got Sober
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 Weighs In On Kanye's Tidal & Apple Music Tweets
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.
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. After the initial shock, many were left wondering why the once successful festival had failed to pull in an audience this year.
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.
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.
Andre 3000 Hints At New Music, Praises Kid Cudi's New Album
We've been waiting for a solo album from, Andre 3000 for years, and while we may never get exactly that, the Atlanta legend is looking to release some form of project somewhere down the line.
Travis Scott To Executive Produce "Cruel Winter," Speaks On Kendrick Lamar Collaboration
Travis Scott is taking over the internet today, with the release of his highly anticipated project Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight. What's making the project even more talked about and hyped up are the wide array of features, including everyone from the elusive Andre 3000, Kendrick Lamar, 21 Savage, Kid Cudi and more.
Kid Cudi Ordered To Stay Away From Baby Mama
A Chicago judge has ordered Kid Cudi to cease all forms of communication with his baby mama, The Jasmine Brand reports.