Kid Cudi Debuts New Pharrell Collaboration At Trillectro Music Festival
Kid Cudi's upcoming Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' is shaping up to be a return to form of sorts. After the experimental, rock-influenced sounds of Speeding Bullet 2 Heaven, Cudi's new music has leaned a lot more heavily towards the melodic rap he made his name off of. At this weekend's Trillectro Music Festival, Cudi shared another new record, which was produced by Pharrell according to the festival's founder. It's a bouncy feel-good number, driven by horns and an infectious hook.
Andre 3000 Crashes LA Reid Interview; Praises Kid Cudi’s Latest Album
Well if this isn’t awesome. Andre 3000 decided to crash the set of Kidd Kraddick Morning Show on DISH Nation Thursday, where L.A. Reid was in the middle of a sit-down interview to promote his new book, "Sing to Me."
Kid Cudi Gives TED Talk At His High School
Fresh off the release of his controversial album Speedin Bulllet 2 Heaven, Kid Cudi made an appearance at his alma mater, Shaker Heights High School in Cleveland, OH, to deliver a 19-minute TED Talk on his transformation from struggling student to successful rapper.
A$AP Rocky Pokes Fun At Grammys On "Comedy Bang! Bang!"
Kid Cudi is now the co-host of "Comedy Bang! Bang!," so expect more musicians and rappers to appear on the IFC comedy series. A$AP Rocky was the show's latest guest and during his interview with the show's other co-host, Scott Aukerman, Rocky gets a text saying his latest album sold $500,000 copies. When asked if he'll be getting a gold record, Rocky responds that, nowadays, rappers get "gold MP3s," instead.
Kid Cudi Stars In Motown Musical Parody
Kid Cudi is settling nicely into his new role as the co-host of IFC's "Comedy Bang! Bang!" After starring in an amusing parody of "The Walking Dead," he appears in the show's new trailer for "Ain't Too Proud To Beg," a non-existent "Tony Award-winning" musical about the life and times of legendary Motown group The Temptations.
Kid Cudi Stars In "The Walking Dead" Parody
Kid Cudi is spending this summer co-hosting IFC improv show "Comedy Bang! Bang!," taking over for Reggie Watts after the homie Watts made the transition to James Cordon's musical sidekick on the Late Late Show.
Kid Cudi Discusses His Role In The Entourage Movie
The forthcoming Entourage movie is absolutely stacked with celebrity cameos: Jessica Alba, T.I., Russell Wilson, Mark Wahlberg, Pharrell, Kevin Durant, Warren Buffett, the homie Baron Davis... the list goes on and on. Possibly the only celebrity appearing in the film but not playing himself is Kid Cudi. Dressed to the nines in a recent interview, Cudi discussed his character Allen, Ari Gold's new assistant and the successor to Lloyd.
Go Shopping With A$AP Rocky In L.A.
A$AP Rocky is the subject of Complex's latest cover story, and in addition to the photo shoot and feature, the magazine decided to take Pretty Flacko shopping in L.A at the Maxfield boutique. One of the most fashionable cats in the game, shopping is something Rocky takes very seriously. He says that most people mistake price-tags for good taste--though he ends up dropping $1,000 on a sweater and a T-shirt.
Kid Cudi Performs "Pursuit Of Happiness" With Lissie In Paris
Lissie is an American singer/songwriter who mostly has Kid Cudi to thank for her fame. She first broke out in 2010 with her cover of his "Pursuit Of Happiness," and last night during her concert in Paris, brought out the man to help out on his own song. Beginning with Cudder crouched to the side of the stage, the performance soon incorporates him, with Lissie backing up to allow him to sing lead vocals.
Kid Cudi Shows Off A New Song
Satellite Flight qualifies as another success for Kid Cudi and he found himself filling the massive Barclays Center in Brooklyn for a live show. During this show, Cudi showed off a brand new song to the delighted audience. The Kid called it, “another one of those classic Kid Cudi songs in the essences and subject matter." Yes, it's just an a capella as of now, but it sounded like another awesome Cudi track and the crowd responded in same.
Kid Cudi Performs "Internal Bleeding" On Arsenio Hall
Kid Cudi served as both the musical guest and interviewee on last night's episode of "Arsenio Hall", in which he addressed the state of hip hop. "I feel that’s holding us back, as a culture as Black people. That doesn’t advance us in any way, shape or form. We’ve been doing that same thing for years now. It’s been four decades of the same bullshit."
Kid Cudi On Chelsea Lately
Kid Cudi kept the promotion for his new album Satellite Flight: The Journey To Mother Moon extremely minimal, surprising fans with the iTunes release, and not following up with physical copies of the LP until April. Cudder hasn't really been in interview mode either, but he did pay a visit to Chelsea Lately's talk show although the interview wasn't conducted by Chelsea Handler, rather, a special interviewer Gabourey Sidibe.
Kid Cudi Flies Helicopter In "Need For Speed" Trailer
Cudder will be starring alongside Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul in the new "Need For Speed" film. Here you can watch Cudi make some "Yo Momma" jokes, as well as pull a pretty crazy helicopter rescue.Behold Kid Cudi Flies Helicopter In "Need For Speed" Trailer, a new offering from Kid Cudi, which was released on Monday, November 18th, 2013. Kid Cudi's rap artistry continues to improve with every release, something which is most definitely evidenced on Kid Cudi Flies Helicopter In "Need For Speed" Trailer.
Childish Gambino Discusses Working With Kid Cudi
In this new interview with DB of "The Backwash", 'Bino discusses his new album "Because The Internet" and his working relationship with Kid Cudi. Watch Childish Gambino Discusses Working With Kid Cudi, the latest video from Childish Gambino, which dropped on Sunday, November 3rd, 2013. Childish Gambino's horizons are broadening with each new release, and Childish Gambino Discusses Working With Kid Cudi is no exception. It's a worthy addition to a catalogue that has seen much growth since Childish Gambino stepped foot in the rap game. We're looking forward to hearing more.
Kid Cudi Gets Arrested On "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
Kid Cudi gets arrested by a cop played by Andy Samberg in his guest appearance on "Brooklyn Nine-Nine".Experience Kid Cudi Gets Arrested On "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", a new offering from Kid Cudi, which was released on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013. Things are looking better for Kid Cudi with each new release, which Kid Cudi Gets Arrested On "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" has proven yet again. It's worthy addition to the impressive body of work Kid Cudi has been developing over the years. We're looking forward to hearing what's next. Let us know what you think, folks.
Kid Cudi Gets Interrogated On "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
Kid Cudi shows his comedic acting chops in his upcoming guest appearance on "Brooklyn Nine-Nine". This short clip finds him being interrogated by a cop played by Andy Samberg.Watch Kid Cudi Gets Interrogated On "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", the latest video from Kid Cudi, which dropped on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013. Kid Cudi's horizons are broadening with each new release, and Kid Cudi Gets Interrogated On "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" is no exception. It's a worthy addition to a catalogue that has seen much growth since Kid Cudi stepped foot in the rap game. We're looking forward to hearing more.
Big Sean & Kid Cudi Perform "First Chain" On Jimmy Fallon
Big Sean Feat. Kid Cudi
Big Sean brings out former GOOD Music labelmate Kid Cudi to perform a Nas-less version "First Chain" on Jimmy Fallon.Get a load of Big Sean & Kid Cudi Perform "First Chain" On Jimmy Fallon, a new visual from Big Sean that saw the light of day on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013. Big Sean's movement grows stronger with each new release, and Big Sean & Kid Cudi Perform "First Chain" On Jimmy Fallon has further strengthened that fact.
Kid Cudi Shoves A Fan Offstage While Wearing A Spacesuit
"Not on my watch." Get a load of Kid Cudi Shoves A Fan Offstage While Wearing A Spacesuit, a new visual from Kid Cudi that saw the light of day on Friday, October 18th, 2013. Kid Cudi's movement grows stronger with each new release, and Kid Cudi Shoves A Fan Offstage While Wearing A Spacesuit has further strengthened that fact. It's a solid addition to the commendable body of work Kid Cudi has been creating since stepping foot in the rap game, and we're definitely looking forward to what Kid Cudi has on deck. How do you feel about the production here?
Kid Cudi "Performs New Music On Tour" Video
Kid Cudi is currently on the "Cud Life Tour" where he performs in a custom-made spacesuit for fans, and more exciting than that, he performed new music (or perhaps just freestyled?) for fans on one of his recent tour stops. Listen to the music in fan-made footage above. Cudder previously teased about a "MOTM3" project coming in 2015.How does this compare to Kid Cudi's previous work?
Kid Cudi "Designs Label For Beck's Beer Bottle" Video
Beck selected six artists from different walks of life to design an original art piece for the back of their beer bottle, and Kid Cudi was one of the chosen artists this year. In the clip above he talks about and explains his design.Thoughts? Did y'all catch Kid Cudi's latest visual for Kid Cudi "Performs New Music On Tour" Video?