The March 1994 Tupac Interview by Benjamin Svetkey gets released in an animated version by Blank on Blank. The interview contains the actual recording of Tupac talking about his past, career, relationships and thug life. He talks about his respect for government, and frustration towards Dan Quayle (the ’94 Vice President of the U.S.). The Tupac-machine that the media and journalists had created is another topic discussed. The cartoon images provide literal associations to Tupac’s word. Pretty cool concept. Watch the animated interview below!
Justin Bieber adds another track to his #MusicMondays and this one will feature Chance The Rapper. The song is going to be a good one according to Justin and Chance! They tweeted about the hot new single with Chance saying “It’s so damn good!” The new song will be available on iTunes this Sunday! Will you be copping it? Check out what they had to say about the new track below!
Following the release of a few dark trailers, Lana Del Rey finally releases her highly anticipated short film “Tropico.” The Anthony Mandler-directed film is an “epic tale based on the biblical story of sin and redemption” starring Shaun Ross, who plays Adam & Lana Del Rey, who portrays Eve. With a few Born to Die: Paradise Edition songs being included in the clip, Lana’s sultry voice proves to be perfect for this heavy story.
The film will only be available (officially) for 24 hours, so catch it while you can.
In a heated interview with Kanye West, ‘Ye told Sway, “YOU AIN’T GOT THE ANSWERERS!” That line went viral immediately, that on a trip to Oakland, Sway found himself constantly receiving that comment and used it to his advantage. Introducing Sway’s new t-shirt line, “I Got The Answers.”
During an episode of RapFix, not only did he show off his first TV that ‘Ye bought him, but he also debuted his new hustle. Go ‘head, Sway!
To commemorate the death of the late Pimp C, Jay Z releases the official remix to “Tom Ford” with a verse from the rapper. The unreleased verse from Pimp C follows Hov’s verse and brings more life to the track. How dope is it to hear these guys together?
Problem on a Christmas track? Eric Bellinger did it. Successfully, at that. This song is sure to put a smile on your face. It did on ours. “Ain’t No Santa,” produced by Jay Nari, is an original track featuring Eric Bellinger’s crooning and Problem rapping about the presents he’s giving out. “Baby come sit on my lap, I’ll take you around the world in one night. You ain’t gotta pack no bags, ’cause Ima have you home by Christmas day,” Eric sings. Dope, dope track.
Eric Bellinger will be releasing a Christmas album, Your Favorite Christmas Songs, on December 10th. Can’t wait!
John Mayer releases the cover art to his track featuring the lovely Katy Perry “Who You Love” off of his Paradise Valley album now in stores. The cover art features a gorgeous Katy Perry cuddled up on the couch holding John as he holds his guitar. The on again off again couple wrote the song about each other and their voices together sound amazing! We’re hoping it’s not their last duet. Check out the cover art to “Who You Love” and listen to it below!
With the season of giving going on Alicia Keys decides to give us a previously unreleased song. The “Girl On Fire” songstress releases a cover to the 1992 song, “I’d Die Without You” by PM Dawn titled “Die Without You.” The song starts off with beautiful keys on the track and then introduces Alicia Keys and her breathtaking voice. It’s an amazing rendition of the original song. Listen to the Alicia Keys cover of the 1992 “I’d Die Without You” below!
Drake says “Girls Love Beyonce,” we know that, but Kevin Hart shows us that grown men also love Beyonce! Christina Milian posts a video of her good friend Kevin going berserk as Beyonce approaches him while performing. It’s entertaining to see when someone is that big of a fan of an artist and how moved they can be, but because it’s Kevin Hart it’s just hilarious! Beyonce as always put on amazing show but we think Kevin stole the show last night! Peep below to get a good laugh at how big of a fan Kevin is.
Joining the list of artists putting out music compilations for the 2013 holiday season, Kevin McCall drops an EP titled XMas Love. The EP includes a couple of original songs and then some Christmas classics – but with a twist. Get into the holiday spirit with the tracks below!
Chase N Cashe links up with Toyota’s Scion AV for his upcoming project. The new 5-track EP titled Cashe Rules will drop next week. All tracks will be original and the EP will contain some nice features. “I Can Do That” is the first track off of the upcoming project. What do you think?