Kanye West Asks Fans To Sing For Kid Cudi In Los Angeles
Tuesday morning, Drake stood by the jabs at Kid Cudi he took on "2 Birds, 1 Stone" despite mounting criticism. "Mans need to stop mentioning my name when they get geeked," he wrote on Instagram. "Supposed to be all love out here word to my bro Pablo," he added, perhaps hoping to elicit a show of solidarity from Kanye West, whom Cudi had also called a "fake one" in the same Twitter rant.
Kid Cudi Wrote "Young Lady" About Emma Watson
Kid Cudi has been steadily revealing info about his forthcoming album Speedin' Bullet To Heaven via Twitter. Last Friday he shared the tracklist, and on Monday he shared some cover art that indicated he's been doing plenty of recreational drugs lately.
Tracking Kid Cudi's Influence
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,
The Yeezus Blessing: A History Of Kanye West's Co-Signs
You may not agree with everything Kanye West says--in fact, it would be worrisome if you did--but you can't deny his omnipotence as a tastemaker. If Kanye says it's hot, it's hot. Many of today's household names were once unknowns, and thanks to Yeezy, we can now enjoy their them in their full spotlight. The Grammy's prime nemesis has won more Awards than anyone his age--21 total. He's released seven albums, none of them less-than-great, and that doesn't even touch on the classic records he's produced, including his own.
Kid Cudi Reveals “Speedin' Bullet To Heaven” Is A Double-Disc Album
Back in July, Kid Cudi revealed that his new album, Speedin' Bullet To Heaven, was already 98% completed, which left many of us wishing for a Fall release date.
Kid Cudi Announces New Album, Acknowledges Suicidal Thoughts In Same Tweet
Over the past few weeks, Kid Cudi seems to have come alive. He first released “The Frequency” and “All In,” both of which were thankfully far afield from his Speedin’ Bullet 2 Heaven sound. Now we know why.
Kid Cudi Lashes Out At Chuck Inglish For Leaking Old Record
Over the weekend, an unreleased track from Kid Cudi & King Chip, who went by the duo The Almighty GloryUS, was leaked onto the internet Friday night by the song’s producers Chuck Inglish & Blended Babies. While many Cudder fans were extremely happy and pleased with this unreleased 2010 collab, the man who made it wasn’t AT ALL!
Kid Cudi Previews New Music On Twitter
Kid Cudi is working on his next studio album, Speedin' Bullet To Heaven, and while he's kept his music pretty well under wraps, he decided to share a snippet of a new song on Twitter today. Unfortunately, it was deleted only a few minutes later, but nothing dies on the internet... yada, yada, yada, you can listen to the clip below. The recording is decidedly lo-fi, which means either Cudder is purposely giving us a distorted view of his new music, or he's about to drop the hottest Guided By Voices album of 2015.
Kid Cudi To Release Double Album This Month
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."
Top Tracks: April 11 - April 17
Is it just me, or have the past few weeks felt like the calm before the storm? After all of the TLOP hubbub died down (this is the first week in a long time that we haven't had a Kanye solo joint in our top ten list), we've had quite a lack of releases from rap's upper echelon. Teasers, singles, and release date announcements seem to keep flooding in, but this Friday, when A$AP Ferg releases Always Strive And Prosper, things will really get cooking.
Kid Cudi Announces "Speedin Bullet 2 Heaven" Release Date
Kid Cudi let us hear some new joints off his upcoming album, Speedin' Bullet 2 Heaven (it appears he's switched up the "to" for a number two), all of which received a very lukewarm if not cold reception on the site ("Wedding Tux" and "Judgemental Cunt").
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.
Kid Cudi Says "Speedin Bullet 2 Heaven" Is "The Most Important Album Right Now"
Kid Cudi's Speedin Bullet 2 Heaven was a divisive project, and whether positively or negatively, everyone seemed to feel pretty strongly about it. Andre 3000, a man known to think ahead of the curve, had nothing but praise for the album, and today on Twitter, the creator of the experimental LP had a few words himself.
Kid Cudi Says He's Now Dropping Two Albums In 2016
Kid Cudi recently revealed that he'd be following up his 2015 release, Speedin Bullet 2 Heaven, with a new project with an equally memorable title, Passion, Pain & DEMON SLAYIN’. while it already seemed ambitious to announce a new album less than 6 months after his last full length, Cudi now reports that he has two albums on the way this year, one for summer and one for fall.
Kid Cudi Cancels “Especial” Tour
After hearing that Chris Brown has cancelled his upcoming Australian & New Zealand tour dates, it appears Kid Cudi has done the same now.
6 Artists That Probably Influenced Kid Cudi's "Speedin' Bullet To Heaven"
Kid Cudi has been a bit of a WTF story over the past few years. Mr. Rager exploded onto the scene with a couple of mixtapes and a couple solid albums, some that people may even call classics of the 2010 era. He caught the attention of Kanye West and Jay Z while appealing to the indie crowd with MGMT samples. At one point, he was destined to be the next greatest thing in rap music. Then he stopped making rap.
5 Things We Want From Kid Cudi's "Speedin' Bullet To Heaven"
Although it doesn’t yet have a release date, Kid Cudi’s Speedin’ Bullet To Heaven seems like it could arrive any day now. Back on the Fourth of July, Cudder said the album was 98% done, and with the first single (“Confused”) dropping last week, we’re now officially in #CudderSeason. Details on the album are scarce thus far, but the Cleveland MC has said that it’ll be largely based around live instrumentation and won’t have any featured vocalists.
Jaden Smith Puts On For Kid Cudi In New Video "Fallen"
King of the Youth contender Jaden Smith has blessed the people with a new song and clip called "Fallen," and he's made his musical influence on this one jarringly clear. Premiering the video on Kid Cudi's Twitter, Jaden features the vinyl for Cudder's Man On The Moon: The End of Day heavily in the clip, enshrining the album atop a chair in front of a vast mountain range.
Album Snippets For Kid Cudi's "INDICUD"
Since announcing his (what seemed like sudden) departure from G.O.O.D. Music yesterday, Kid Cudi has continued, business as usual, with his album promo.
Travis Scott, Wiz Khalifa, Theophilus London & More Show Support For Kid Cudi
Last night, while most of us were tuned in to the BET Hip-Hop Awards, Kid Cudi made a confession in an open letter to fans.