(AllHipHop News) Fashion conscious producer-performer Pharrell Williams is joining the team at the new Styled To Rock competition show on Style Network. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the ten-episode program is being executive produced by pop superstar Rihanna, and will feature 12 rising fashion designers battling to become a celebrity stylist. “Pharrell’s unique aesthetic and commitment to individuality combined… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Everyone knows Drake is a rapper who is a fan of many genres of music, so it is no surprise that the Young Money member tapped one of the biggest stars in R&B and one of the leading voices in Electronic to play his annual OVO Fest this year. Frank Ocean and James Blake… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Last night Kanye West premiered a new track at Adult Swim’s Upfront event at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City. Standing inside of a giant pyramid, the Chi-town emcee broke into his latest single. The untitled song is an EDM-inspired tune that features the lyrics “too many hoes in this house of sin.” Kanye performed… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) News that 14-year-old Jaden Smith was hoping for complete independence from his parents broke earlier this week, but now Jaden and his father, Will Smith, are saying there is no chance that the young actor/rapper will be living on his own anytime soon. [ALSO READ: Jaden Smith Wants To Be Emancipated From Will & Jada] “I’m… Read more »
BREEDING GROUND: DEMRICK IS TALKING ALL THE WRONG THINGS; SEE WHAT WE MEAN!
Multi-platinum recording artist, DJ and producer Lil Jon brought the crunk to this week’s episode of SMIRNOFF’s MASTER OF THE MIX competition as a guest judge while the remaining six DJ’s fought for the title in their most creative challenge yet. Following an initial battle that saw Tina T, who was eliminated last week’s, try… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Future’s “Karate Chop” has been a topic of interest in Hip-Hop for the last several months due to the controversial lyrics by the song’s featured artist. Lil Wayne’s reference to Emmett Till, the African-American teenager who was brutally murdered by two white men in 1955, upset the Till family and eventually cost the Young… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Super-producer Dr. Dre (born Andre Young) and influential music executive Jimmy Iovine are using parts of their substantial fortunes to help cultivate the next generation of music business moguls. It was announced that the pair is giving the University of Southern California $70 million to create a new music academy. “The vision and generosity… Read more »