Events

Lollapalooza Announces 2014 Lineup

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Lollapalooza announces the hot line up to their annual 3-day music festival held in Grant Park, Chicago. This year, headliners include Eminem, OutKast and Kings of Leon. Jhene, Zedd, Foster The People, Childish Gambino, Rich Homie Quan, Chance The Rapper and Iggy Azalea will also hit the stage for the event. Hit the jump to see who else will perform.

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#Top10 Food Trucks in Los Angeles

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

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If you’re from Los Angeles, then you know how real the food truck phase is out here. You can find just about anything in a food truck today, but we’ve gone ahead and listed our #Top10 Food Trucks in Los Angeles. You can have breakfast, lunch and dinner at these trucks, and still have a few dollars left for public transportation. Dining in is so old-fashioned now-a-days. With that being said – enjoy!
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Videos: Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q Take Over iTunes Festival at SXSW

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

TDE’s Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q hold it down for LA in Austin, TX for a stellar performance at the iTunes Festival for SXSW. The two commanded attention, with powerful stage presence, making it an excellent show for all who were there. If you weren’t at the festival, we’ve got you covered! Peep the clips below.

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Videos: Jay Z and Kanye West Shut Down the Samsung Showcase at SXSW

Thursday, March 13th, 2014


The Throne made a comeback Wednesday night at the Samsung showcase at SXSW. Jay Z and Kanye West performed hits after hits after hits in front of 4,600 people who downloaded the Milk Music app on their Galaxy devices.

Not only did they perform tracks from Watch The Throne, but each performed tracks off their new and more older albums. While ‘Ye was performing “Black Skinhead” and “New Slaves,” Jay was showing out with “Tom Ford” and “Fu*kWithMeYouKnowIGotIt.” Not only that but, Hov turned heads with classics like “I Just Wanna Love Ya” and “Public Service Announcement.”
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Videos: 50 Cent Previews New Track, Method Man & Redman Reunite, and G.O.O.D. Music x TDE Perform at SXSW

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014


Texas is definitely the place to be this week. So many panels and even better shows! 50 Cent got everyone talking at the Hangwith.com showcase as he previewed a new track, “Hold On.” Word is this track is set to appear on his upcoming album, Animal Ambition. Meanwhile at the Def Jam showcase, Method Man & Redman stood the show and took us back to 1999 as they performed hits from Blackout! Def Jam’s celebrating 30 wonderful years, so it was only right G.O.O.D. Music‘s Pusha T and 2 Chainz show out and perform “Numbers On The Boards.” Not only that, but TDE‘s ScHoolboy Q followed that with his “What They Want.”
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Top 10 Restaurants for a First Date in Los Angeles (on a Budget!)

Thursday, March 6th, 2014


We’ve all been there. You want to go out on a date or maybe you just want to hangout with a couple friends, but money’s a little tight. Or worse, you’re from out of town and want to explore the beautiful city of Los Angeles – on a budget. We got you! We’re giving you our top 10 restaurants that won’t burn a whole in your pocket. From Santa Monica to Hollywood to Long Beach to Downtown, we have a restaurant right by your alley. We’ve selected the best, inexpensive Italian food, Mexican food, Southern food and more to fulfill your cravings. Grimaldi’s, Porto’s, and Daikokuya made the list, did your favorite restaurant make it?

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T-Pain Announces “I Am T-Pain” Tour

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014


T-Pain will be heading to a city near you! He announces his “I Am T-Pain” tour and his 34 city stops. The tour kicks off on March 6th in Sacramento right before the release of his next album Stoicville: The Phoenix. Be sure to get a pair of tickets now before they sell out on Illuminappy.net. Check out when he’ll be in your city below.

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Photos: Tyga’s Grand Opening for ‘Last Kings’ Flagship Store

Thursday, February 20th, 2014


We had the opportunity to attend Tyga‘s launch for his Last Kings Flagship Store in Los Angeles and it was definitely a star-studded event. From Kendall Jenner to Wiz Khalifa to Rajon Rondo from the Boston Celtics was in attendance. Sweets and Treats provided cookies and cupcakes for guest, meanwhile the bar served Nicki Minaj‘s Myx Fusion drink. We got a peak of Tyga’s new LK snapbacks, our favorite were his leather hats, as well as trendy graphic tee’s and plain black hoodies. The store it self was very well detailed with gold cushion seats and angelic murals on the ceilings. We took a few shots of store, just for YOU.

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Outkast To Headline OVO Fest With Drake

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014


Looks like Outkast will be making a stop in Canada! Drake announces today Outkast will be headlining the first day of the OVO Fest on August 3rd along with special guest. Last year Drake brought out J. Cole, Kanye and more. Who knows what he’ll have up his sleeve this year. Will you be attending?

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Top 10 Cafe’s with [Free] Wi-Fi in Los Angeles

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

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Cafe’s are a great place to socialize, especially in a big city like Los Angeles, but in the day and age we live in coffee just isn’t enough. Aside from your standard cafe’s like Starbucks and The Coffee Bean, that you know off the back are going to have Wi-Fi, there’s a great handful of small coffee shops that offer much better quality coffee in a much cozier atmosphere – with Wi-Fi as well! Wether you’ll be North, East, South or West of L.A., we have you covered with our top 10 cafe’s with FREE, Wi-Fi! Not only that but we paired together the drink that each cafe is known for along with a side dish to keep you focused while you work. College students, you’re welcome.

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Video: Bruno Mars and Red Hot Chili Peppers Perform At NFL Super Bowl XLVIII

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Bruno Mars takes over the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey during the 48th Annual Super Bowl Halftime Show. His performance was full of excitement from start to finish. The energetic performance included “Billionaire,” “Locked Out Of Heaven,” “Treasure,” and ended with an emotional tribute to overseas military families and “Just The Way You Are.” In the middle of his performance, the Red Hot Chili Peppers hit the stage, too. The performance went on without any wardrobe or light malfunctions. Will this go down in history as one of the best Super Bowl Halftime Shows?

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Top 5 Types of Game-Changing Dishes for Your Superbowl Party!

Friday, January 31st, 2014


Superbowl weekend is here! Wether you’re attending a party or hosting one yourself, we have our top five game-changing dishes that will MAKE your party. We’re giving you our ten favorite snack stadiums, our five favorite edible footballs, we have the main course covered and health fans there’s something here for you too! Which will you be attempting this weekend?

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