Tuesday Mar 4
Timbaland's Next Project Is Unlike Anything He's Done Before
Timbaland is taking his beats to TV. The producer/rapper and friend of JT has been tapped to be the songwriter and music producer on "Empire," a pilot from the writing/directing team behind "The Butler."
Tuesday Mar 4
Kanye West will team with Jay Z's Roc Nation
Roc Nation will manage recording star Kanye West. This represents a change for West as well as rap superstar, Jay Z. According to the Associated Press , Roc Nation manages some of the music industry's best, including Rihanna, Shakira and Timbaland.
Premiere: Beni Haze "Melting In Vegas" Feat. Kyle
Beni Haze is the Virginia-bred former member of electronic group Pnuma Trio, which he toured and dropped music for, along with Paper Diamond and drummer Lane Shaw.
Premature Evaluation: Pharrell Williams G I R L
There was a time, back when Pharrell Williams was the single nerdiest human being whose face appeared regularly on Rap City , when Pharrell's strangulated cat-screech of a falsetto was maybe the most charming thing about him.
Speakerblogggs: Mykki Blanco drops a banger, Lakutis and ISSUE have new albums, and more
This week, hear previews of albums from Lakutis, ISSUE, and Damon Frost. Plus, the best Pharcyde reference of the week.
This Week In Music History 2.14.14: Kanye West Releases The College Dropout
This Week In Music History 2.14.14: Kanye West Releases The College Dropout Posted by David Hayter on 02.14.2014 Ten years ago this week, Kanye West burst onto the scene with his landmark LP The College Dropout ! 411's David Hayter takes a look at the album and its impact on the world of music! Disclaimer: Each week I will be delving into the pop ... (more)