Lupe Fiasco Launches Hong Kong Production Company
...Kung Fu David Caradine... The outfit's first project is 'Beat n Path,' a docuseries that follows Fiasco as he explores China's martial-arts history and emerging hip-hop scene. Grammy Award winner Lupe Fiasco is going into business in Hong Kong. The rapper and entrepreneur has partnered with Hong
Kendrick Lamar and Anthony 'Top Dawg' Tiffith Rule Billboard's First-Ever Hip-Hop Power List
...Kung Fu David Caradine... If there's one thing that the streaming era has laid bare, it's that hip-hop runs popular music. For the first time since Nielsen began tracking the U.S. music industry in 1991, hip-hop/R&B is the leading genre of music, pulling in a full quarter of total consumption for the
Prawn Premieres Winsome Indie Rock Track 'Rooftops'
...Kung Fu David Caradine... New Jersey four-piece Prawn is getting ready to release its third full-length via the venerable San Diego imprint Topshelf Records. We’ve got the exclusive first listen at the second sampling from Run -- a breezy, whistle-laced four-minute bop called “Rooftops.” Where past Prawn songs
Kendrick Lamar Kicks Off 2017 VMAs With a Fiery Performance of 'DNA' & 'Humble'
...Kung Fu David Caradine... To kick off the 2017 VMA Awards, Kendrick Lamar delivered an explosive performance of "DNA" and "Humble." Donning a red bubble jacket with a matching du-rag, Lamar began his energetic set with gusto. As he showcased his rapid-fire flow, an army of ninjas clad in black
Wu-Tang Clan Returns With New Song 'People Say,' Announces 'The Saga Continues' Album
...Kung Fu David Caradine... The clan is back. After recently resurrecting their Wu Wear clothing line , Wu-Tang Clan dropped off a surprise track titled "People Say" featuring a guest verse from their longtime affiliate Redman . To sweeten the pot, they also officially announced the release date of their
Common to Star in Starz's 'Black Samurai' Reboot From RZA & Jerry Bruckheimer
...Kung Fu David Caradine... The drama, which is in development, is based on the 'Black Samurai' novels by Marc Olden and subsequent feature film. Starz is ready to get its samurai on. The premium cable network is teaming with Common , RZA and Jerry Bruckheimer to develop Marc Olden's book series Black
What Happens At Opening Ceremony's First RZA-Scored Show Does Not Stay At The Show
...Kung Fu David Caradine... Los Angeles’ fashion festival Made LA returned for its second annual year last Friday at L.A. LIVE Event Deck next to The Staples Center last night (June 9). And while attendees could purchase products from Maison Kitsune , A$AP Ferg’s Traplord , and Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang —whose line will
Are Kendrick Lamar & Rihanna Shooting a Music Video For 'Loyalty'?
...Kung Fu David Caradine... Kendrick Lamar seems to be readying another music video from his DAMN. album. The Compton rapper has been shooting the visual for his “Loyalty” collaboration with Rihanna , according to Rap-Up . Footage of the top-secret video shoot found its way to the internet thanks to a Rihanna fan site.
Emily Blunt & James Corden's Musical Tribute to 'Romeo and Juliet' Features Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Adele & More: Watch
...Kung Fu David Caradine... Emily Blunt and James Corden went back Into the Woods on Thursday night's (June 8) Late Late Show from London, when the fellow British singer/actors put on their finest frocks for the latest edition of the whirlwind bit "Soundtrack To." And, this being their home turf, they of
50 Best Songs of 2017 So Far: Staff List
...Kung Fu David Caradine... While the first half of 2016 was dominated by event albums, 2017 so far has been the year of the event single. Whether it was the long-awaited comeback of an established fixture like Kendrick Lamar or Miley Cyrus , the arrival of an emerging solo talent like Julia Michaels or Harry Styles ,