Kid Cudi Archive

Chance the Rapper on 'SNL': 5 Things We Want to See

The rapper will make his hosting debut alongside musical guest Eminem on Saturday (Nov. 18). Chance the Rapper has graced the Saturday Night Live stage three times as a musical guest, with each time proving to be more memorable than the last. On Saturday (Nov. 18), Chance will flex his comedic chops as SNL's host

Kanye West Is Producing Beats for All G.O.O.D Music Artists

The demand for Kanye West's return has reached a fever pitch as the rapper recently surprised a crowd at a Kid Cudi concert earlier this month after laying low for several months. And in a new interview on the Grass Roots podcast, CyHi the Prynce — an artist on West's G.O.O.D Music label — revealed that Yeezy has been hard

CyHi The Prynce Says Kanye West Is Producing Several G.O.O.D. Music Projects

Kanye West broke into the game on the strength his beats and emerged as a headlining act in his own right. The Chicago superstar is reportedly returning to his roots according to CyHi The Prynce, who says fans should expect new heat produced by Yeezy on several upcoming G.O.O.D. Music projects. CyHi sat down with

Kanye West Files Trademark for ‘Yeezy Sound’ Streaming Service

Kanye West is up to something. The Chicago rapper’s reps filed documents to trademark “Yeezy Sound” for “streaming music, audio, images, video, and other multimedia content over the internet,” according to The Blast. The move, which took place last week on Nov. 2, is being seen as a possible push to launch West’s own streaming

Chance The Rapper, Twista & Big Tymers Celebrate Fake Shore Drive's 10th Anniversary

Chicago, IL – Saturday (November 4) may have been one the most epic nights in Chicago Hip Hop history. Kanye West blew some minds when he hit the stage with Kid Cudi, marking the first time Ye’s performed publicly in over a year. Across town was the 10-year anniversary show for Fake Shore Drive, which

T. Tone Smokin Stress

Northeast Beast: Smoking Stress T. Tone Jimenez formerly HaterHurta Entertainment, is a beast originally from the Westside San Antonio. He is now an independent artist slotted to blaze up the city. Laced with an extra smooth delivery, I can guarantee Smoking Stress has the precision past projects. The visuals have crazy layers and depth, almost

Andre 3000 Praises Young Thug: To Do Those Things He Does, You Have To Have Big Balls

Some OutKast fans were shocked when Erykah Badu compared “mumble rapper” Young Thug to GOAT contender André 3000. “Amazing Thugger. Reminds me a certain ATLien I know,” tweeted Badu in response to Thug’s controversial Jeffery album cover. It turns out Dré is a big fan his fellow Atlanta native’s music and style. 3000 spoke about Young

Are Kanye West & Kid Cudi Back In The Studio Together?

(AllHipHop Rumors) Word on the curb is that Yeezy Yeezy may be working on a new album. It’s no secret that Kanye West needed to take a good amount time f after his public mental breakdowns, rants, and tour cancellations. Ye was caught earlier this month leaving a studio session with the Migos, and now

Kid Cudi, Snoop, Wiz and More Kick Off BET Experience at L.A. Live

Kid Cudi, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Pusha T, Desiigner, and Playboi Carti kicked f the first day the BET Experience at L.A. Live at The Staples Center in Los Angeles. “Panda” rapper Desiigner kicked the night f with a energetic performance as he repeatedly jumped f stage and ran into the crowd to party with

The Continuing Saga of Travis Scott’s Relentless Quest to Stay Cool

Scott. Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty s for Coachella Thanks to top-tier networking skills and strong curatorial instincts that, together, amount to permanent auditioning to be the “it” in the phrase “it’s lit,” Travis Scott has successfully transformed himself into an artist worth hearing out. Fittingly, for a man obsessed by fashion, his best collection is his

DJ Khaled Gets A Big Look For BET Experience Weekend

DJ Khaled will celebrate this chart topping success during The BET Experience weekend next month. DJ Khaled & Friends will grace the stage at The Staples Center, when Khaled will bring out a number special guests for his set. Other artists who will hit the stage during the evening include Snoop Digg, Wiz Khalid’s, Schoolboy

Eli Sostre – Hold You Close / Glass | Stream

Following up on his 2016 EP Still Up All Night, Brooklyn singer/producer Eli Sostre is back with a pair singles released Soundcloud. The first one, “Hold You Close,” features a whole gang producers on board including frequent collaborator Soriano. “Hold You Close” finds the crooner channeling some old-school Kid Cudi vibes over a spacey, wandering beat, lamenting

Shanti Das Launches Global #SilenceTheShame Initiative To Combat Mental Illness Stigma

Atlanta, GA – Coming f a year that saw both Kanye West and Kid Cudi publicly battle mental health issues, music industry vet Shanti Das has taken it upon herself to launch an initiative to impact the global market as far as Hip Hop is concerned. In 2016, the former LaFace Records A&R — who

Pulling Back the Curtain on the Great Drake Page View Grab Article

On March 18, Drake released More Life, a 22-track album that he insists we call a “playlist.”  It has been nine days since the project premiered, and in those nine days, DJBooth has published eight Drake- or More Life-related pieces content, including a 1 Listen album review; news stories about the project's record-breaking stream totals, the rise

From Kanye to Kevin Abstract, a Personal Music Video Lineage Article

A music video can make or break your relationship with a song. Like most, I tend to attach personal memories to songs, so if an artist’s video is good enough to rival those memories freestyling with friends in my parent's basement or that time my car engine died in the middle a snowstorm, my brain