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Saturday, 18 May 2013 10:32
For Kanye West, presentation is everything and on Friday night, rap's reigning mad scientist conjured up a revolutionary way to premiere his New Slaves music video. Instead of YouTube or MTV, Yeezy projected his latest clip on the sides of buildings in 66 locations around the world, giving fans little forewarning before the first premiere. He posted the viewing times and locations on his KanyeWest.com site and about 100 fans answered the call and gathered on the corner of 14th Street and 10th Avenue in New York City's Meatpacking District as many as 30 minutes before the scheduled 11:45pm showing. [See More]
Friday, 17 May 2013 15:14
Tank, Ginuwine and Tyrese are coming to a city near you this year. Before the trio known as TGT hits the road, they give us a preview of their live show in Sex Never Felt Better. The record serves as their first single off the upcoming 3 Kings album, due July 23rd on Atlantic Records. Pandemonium surrounds the three R&B heartthrobs, performing as ladies throw flowers and lingerie at them during a concert in the Matt Alonzo-directed visual. Enjoy.
Friday, 17 May 2013 15:05
Miguel takes us shopping with him at the Opening Ceremony boutique in Los Angeles for Vevo Stylized. The singer introduces us to his stylist Jasmine Benjamin and discusses how his style best reflects his personality, personal beliefs, and lifestyle. While picking out a few standout pieces he shares his love for vintage eyewear, silver jewelry, and Saint Laurent Blake Chelsea boots ($875 USD) which he had customized with a metal heel. Enjoy.
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 17:36
After all the waiting, Selena Gomez‘s Come & Get It music video is finally here. In the video, Selena swims underwater, dances around a fire, and sits in a gorgeous meadow filled with blue flowers. Selena has been performing “Come & Get It” a lot lately, including at the MTV Movie Awards and the Radio Disney Music Awards and soon, fans will be able to see it in person. Her Stars Dance Tour kicks off October 10th in Washington, D.C. Enjoy.
Monday, 06 May 2013 22:09
Just when it seemed Lauryn Hill would swerve on Uncle Sam by cutting a deal with Sony to launch her new record label, she gets sentenced to prison. The soul singer was given a three-month prison sentence Monday (May 6th) in Jersey after pleading guilty to not paying federal taxes on $1.8 million earned from 2005 to 2007. She faced up to a year in prison on each of three tax evasion counts while her attorney sought probation. [Read More]
Sunday, 05 May 2013 19:26
Rita Ora is the new face of the Superga Spring/Summer 2013 Campaign. Our friends at Highsnobiety present to you an exclusive video of the artist, featuring behind the scenes material from the production of the campaign. Taking over from Alexa Chung, the new campaign looks promising and certainly makes for a nice push of the iconic shoe brand. Watch the exclusive video above. Enjoy.
Sunday, 05 May 2013 03:20
Just because they have "breakfast" in the name doesn't mean you need to guzzle them before Noon. Although, on second thought, the flavors of Mama Walker's Breakfast Liqueurs ($13 USD) are so perfectly suited to the waking hours that we might have to rethink our first statement. Coming in at a healthy 70 proof, these specialty spirits come in three IHOP-friendly flavors — Maple Bacon, Blueberry Pancake, and Glazed Donut — and are sure to liven up your morning, afternoon, or night.
Published in Dining & Spirits
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 16:19
Roc Nation’s British sensation Rita Ora has been fairly quiet on the music front these past few months — being the face of Superga’s new campaign, a Twitter spat with Azealia Banks and concerts all around the world have kept her occupied — but today she returns with a hot new video for “Facemelt.” It’s part of Hunger TV‘s Dirty video series, which films visuals for album cuts that wouldn’t normally get the video treatment. Rita’s debut album, Ora, is out now on iTunes. Enjoy.
Monday, 29 April 2013 18:41
First announced back in June of 2012, Google has made its personal assistant-meets-updated search engine Google Now available for iOS users via the latest evolution of its Google Search app. Nearly identical to its Android counterpart, the app streamlines mobile versions of Google’s Search, Map, and Cloud services with the likes of real-time weather, travel, news, and sports updates in a single easy-to-use application. Google Now can be downloaded now, free of charge, via iTunes. Enjoy.
Saturday, 27 April 2013 21:02
Last week, Ray J delivered his controversial single I Hit It First featuring Bobby Brackins and the record debuted at #51 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. Ray J aims to keep the momentum going and has already shot a visual for the track. Here is behind the scenes look at what went down on the set. Enjoy.