Following the grating performance of the song (class act) Taylor Swift wrote for him, Kanye West performed "Runaway," a brand new song that calls for a "toast for the douche bags /...a toast for the assholes" with Pusha T (who also appears on the Yeezy's new MP3, "G.O.O.D. Friday"). Watch the performance below: (Continue Reading)
On last night's MTV Video Music Awards, Lady Gaga broke the record for most VMAs awarded in a single year with 8, including Video of the Year for "Bad Romance". Beyonce's "Single Ladies" won last year, leading me to believe that the video with the most YouTube/VEVO views gets the award (read: "Single Ladies" boasts over 92 million views and incredibly, "Bad Romance" has over 277 million views). During her speech, whilst wearing a meat dress, Lady Gaga announced the title of her upcoming album. (Continue Reading)
ALBUM STREAM: John Legend and The Roots - Wake Up!
NPR Music has the First Listen for John Legend and The Roots' collaborative "socially conscious pop" album, Wake Up!, made up of "covers of politically motivated soul music from the 1960s and '70s." You can stream the album in its entirety below: (Continue Reading)