Category: Hip-Hop

Eminem announces joint stadium tour with Rihanna

By Alan HoThey collaborated on one of last year’s biggest hits,”The Monster” and now they are about take their act together on the road!  In an announcement by Interscope, Eminem and Rihanna will be joining forces this coming August for a series of stadium shows dubbed “The Monster Tour.”The tour, promoted exclusively by Live Nation […]

Breakout, Breakout, Breakout!

 By Alan HoLast year,we saw a LOT of breakouts; among the names were Kacey Musgraves, Lorde, Florida-Georgia Line, Kendrick Lamar, Bastille, Macklemore/Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons and Zedd.  And its never too early to forecast potential breakout acts for 2014…names you will know by the end of this year…so here are some names to watch out […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who:  The Kickdrums (Alex Fitts) Where:  Brooklyn, NY (by way of Cleveland, OH) For fans of:  Gym Class Heroes, Breathe Carolina, 3OH!3, Owl City This decade is truly an era of multi-genre creativity, the ability to fuse multiple musical styles into one […]

The Spotlight | Timeflies

By Hailey Sager Who:  Timeflies (Rob Resnick and Cal Shapiro) Where: New York City For fans of:  Macklemore/Ryan Lewis, Mac Miller, Mike Posner What do you get when Porter Robinson, Mac Miller, and Mike Posner make a baby? With their smooth beats and […]

Eminem comes back, new album to drop in November

By Alan Ho Slim Shady is back!  After a lengthy “retirement,” Eminem is back in the saddle!  His comeback album The Marshall Mathers LP 2 drops on November 5, 2013 on Aftermath/Interscope and the first single “Berzerk” is due out tomorrow (Tuesday August 27) at 12:01 am ET. The album puts […]