For his newest video, Problem throws a party for hit track “Understand Me.” The black and white visuals capture Problem and friends turning up in hallways and on patios. Pretty dope. The song’s title is also the name of his upcoming EP. What do you think of the new video?
49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick stars in the commercial for Beats By Dre‘s newest campaign “Hear What You Want.” Having beat the Seattle Seahawks yesterday, the commercial’s release is proper. Kaepernick is featured in a calm state of mind, able to tune out the chaos in Seattle as the reckless football fans throw everything they’ve got at it (verbally and physically). Thank to the the new Beats Studio Wireless headphones with adaptive noise cancellation, Kaepernick simply plays Aloe Blacc‘s “The Man.” As he hears what he wants, he is able to stay collective and ultimately, beat the Seahawks!
Miley twerking isn’t new. Miley getting into the Christmas spirit my twerking on Santa. That’s new! During KIIS FM‘s “Jingle Ball,” Miley stayed true to herself and made her performance quite the spectacle. She danced around with little people and a Christmas tree while she sang “We Can’t Stop.” Following that, she twerked on Santa a bit for her performance of “#GETITRIGHT.” Miley also performed her newest single, “Adore You.”
Ariana Grande also performed at Jingle Ball 2013. Her performance included “Honeymoon Avenue,” “Right There” and “Last Christmas.” At the top of “Right There,” Ariana had some techinical issues. During the show, there had been sound issues, so when Ariana hit the stage, the mic was not on. She ran to the side of the stage, grabbed a new mic, and completed her performance. At the end, she addressed the mishap and stated that at least everyone now knows she doesn’t sing to a track!
Others to perform were Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Selena Gomez, Enrique Iglesias, Robin Thicke, Austin Mahone, Jason Derulo, Fifth Harmony and Travie McCoy. Check out the clips below!
The “Birthday” rapper 2 Chainz announces he’ll be coming to a city near you and he’ll be bringing a few friends! 2 chainz will go on his tour 2 Good To Be T.R.U, starting in February with stops everywhere including Los Angeles, Vegas and Chicago! He’s not coming alone either. He’s bringing along performers Pusha T, August Alsina and Cap 1. This is going to be a hot concert with prices between $32- $150. Tickets go on sale December 13th. Check the tour dates below to see when you’ll be going!
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After his interview with Complex, the most anticipated move by YG has become the release of his Drake-assisted track, “Who Do You Love.” The CTE/Def Jam rapper is set to drop the single early January 2014. It will serve as the first single for his upcoming debut album My Krazy Life, which will be executive produced by Jeezy. Hopefully this quick snippet can hold you over until the official release!
The wait is finally over! Lupe Fiasco‘s “Old School Love,” featuring Ed Sheeran has been a huge hit and everyone has been anticipating the visuals. Well ladies and gentlemen the visuals have dropped and they’re good! The visuals take us back to the 90′s and the old school days when times were a lot simpler. It shows Lupe enjoying a carefree life with less worries and stress and just having a good time. The visuals take place in his hometown of Chicago. Peep the visuals for Lupe Fiasco’s “Old School Love” below!
With this week being his last #MusicMondays, Justin Bieber decides he wants to give the fans more! The Biebs announces he will be compiling all of his #MusicMonday tracks together into one album titled Journals, which will also include a few unheard tracks! The new tracks include features from Lil Wayne, Big Sean and Future. The album will be available for purchase on iTunes starting December 16 and will stop being available for purchase after January 2nd. After the 2nd each track will be available for individual purchase. Peep below to check out his full tracklisting for Journals!
And another one! Dr. Dre and Kendrick Lamar hook up again this time for Beats By Dre‘s new commercials for their “Pill” and new “Pill XL.” While Kendrick’s handling his bars at the booth, Dre covers the boards. Neither are content wight the first take on their new track but after Kendrick gets a call from Dre after playing it at a barbershop, the two agree the joint’s missing drums. Very dope!
Featuring The Strokes‘ Julian Casablancas, Daft Punk releases their video for, “Instant Crush.” The six-minute video has Casablanca hitting his falsetto in a dark studio, while playing a puppet. Daft Punk rarely disappoints with their sci-fi-inspired visuals.
Part 1 of the short-film, My Blood on the Canvas is out and Thurzday stars on the new film. Shot in Los Angeles, director Pablo Baldera captures moments at Fatburger and at our hip-hop station, Power 106. Our very own Mando Fresko is featured on the clip and interviews Thurz at the radio station on the clip.
Problem performs “Like Whaaat,” brings out Tyga & Game to perform “Switch Lanes” & “Dope (187),” The Game & Bad Lucc to perform “Bang Bang,” T.I. to perform “What You Know” & “Top Back,” a lucky lady from the audience onstage then surprises her by bringing out Tank for an intimate performance of “Lay Your Head Back,” Too Short to perform “Burn Rubber” during The Separation Tour at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles, CA.
The mama monster, Lady Gaga and R. Kelly teamed up for their sexy track “Do What You Want” off of ARTPOP. The two are now teaming up again for the visuals to their sultry song and we can only imagine it’ll be just as sexy! Lady Gaga and R. Kelly don’t mind getting down and dirty as they displayed in their SNL skit. Check out a sneak peek pic of the two on set below, and let’s just say she’s straddling him!