VIBE recently took YG to get his first Mister Cartoon tattoo. The two West Coast staples spent the day getting acquainted and inked. Watch the full digital feature right here.
Google Play recently sat down with the likes of Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Peter Rosenberg, ScHoolboy Q, Jay Rock, G-Side, Tech N9ne and Sir Michael Rocks to get their take on the effort, how it influenced them back then and how the music still resonates to fans across the world to this very day. They all name-dropped their favorite tracks as well, sharing stories about what they appreciate most about them.
In the May “Power” issue of Out magazine, Beyoncé talks about the “unbelievable power of ownership” and says that women should “own their sexuality.” Bey does just that in this incredibly hot photo shoot by Santiago & Mauricio, in which she goes from posing topless to suiting up without losing an ounce of hotness. Lots of celebrities have shown a little skin in magazines, and many have been criticized for the choice, but Beyoncé does so tastefully and we see absolutely nothing wrong with this. Continue reading
The latest rumors regarding Apple’s long-awaited iWatch point to a release as early as Summer 2014. Supposedly set to debut sometime after the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June, initial production reports point to 65 million units at launch. A report from the Economic Daily News claims the device will boast custom A-series chips designed by Apple specifically for the iWatch, with manufacturing handled by Samsung. The report also points to a display made of sapphire glass, the same material used on the TouchID home button of the iPhone 5s. Like early rumors, the latest report also points to the iWatch playing a more biometric role with advanced sensors capable of detecting a user’s heart rate, blood pressure and more.
Schoolboy Q graces the cover of The Source magazine’s latest issue. In the cover story, he talks about his album Oxymoron, the current state of the Rap game, putting his personal life in his music and more. It hits newsstands on April 10th.
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The Bieber and YMCMB connection is quite real. Over the weekend, the Biebs was surprised with some new wheels by Birdman.
“Uncle Stunna luv. My first Bugatti ♛ #generosity,” wrote Justin on his Instragram account. The giftcame after his collaboration with the label’s 18-year-old pop star, Austin Mahone. Look out for their collab track to drop soon.
Hot 97 officially announced the lineup for this year’s Summer Jam concert earler. It will take place on June 1st at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The main stage will feature performances from 50 Cent, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Nas, Wiz Khalifa, Trey Songz, Kid Ink, Action Bronson, Troy Ave and more. The festival stage will have Childish Gambino, Iggy Azalea, Jhene Aiko, Nipsey Hussle and more.
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Future’s Honest album is set to drop on April 22nd, then a month later he plans to hit the road for a North American tour. He will be joined by Rico Love and Que. It is set to kick off on May 23rd in Milwaukee and will conclude on July 12th in Montreal.
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Last night, The Migos were involved in a shootout on the I-95 in Miami. After leaving a club appearance, a car pulled up beside them and started shooting at the van. Migos and their entourage also returned fire on the assailants. According to TMZ, no one was hurt from the Migos camp. Police have confiscated the van and are inspecting it as part of the investigation. Continue reading
English fashion journalist Hamish Bowles recently joined Kim Kardashian and Kanye West in their quest for the perfect wedding dress. In anticipation of the issue’s official release, Vogue has released a portion of the couple’s cover story as well as several inside images from their glamorous shoot with famed photographer Annie Leibovitz.
Although North has inherited her father’s furrowed, quizzical brow, the pretty ten-month-old who is the focus of all this attention seems an island of preternatural serenity in the roiling sea of frenetic activity that is la vie Kimye.
North’s parents have already involved her in their creative lives. “I take pictures of her all the time and dress her up,” says Kim. “I put Kanye’s big chains around her, and I put a little Louis bag and some Jordans, and I was like, ‘What up, Daddy?’ ” Kanye, meanwhile, has made an adorable little stop-frame video of North caught in her natural movements that he’s edited to make it appear as if she’s break-dancing.
To read the full article from the April issue, get it at newsstands on March 31 or download the digital edition here.