Portishead, er, head, Geoff Barrow went on a bit a Twitter rampage earlier this week, discussing the bands forthcoming album which they are currently recording. While not quite a Kanye worthy screed, the most vocal third of the UK three-piece did have some definate opinions about what the band will NOT to when it comes time to promote the new record. …MORE
I have to admit, Kanye West’s tweets are pretty random and then at other times inspiring. And then they could be intimate and vulnerable to pretty ridiculous at times. What a range that Kanye West has.
Last night on Jimmy Kimmel, Grammy award winner, Josh Groban, decided to pay homage to the infamous Yeezy tweets through this hilarious infomercial. Enjoy the laughter.
Perhaps best remembered for his influential 2007 release Below The Heavens, Blu is arguably one of the most talented emcees of our time. His multi-regionally influenced delivery, coupled with the ability to tell succinct, cohesive, and vividly detailed stories, have had the likes of high-ranking musical contemporaries Lupe Fiasco, Talib Kweli, and The Roots singing his praises.
Further, any talk of this rare lyrical wonder reminds his biggest supporters of a well deserved and long over-due meteoric rise to rap stardom that has yet to take place. With some sporadically released side projects and a few high profile cameo appearances under his belt,this forth coming release will be the largely slept- on San Pedro native’s first full length solo project, to date.
In his signature detached disposition and pensive “out to lunch” gaze, Blu emerges from behind stylish tortoise print Ray Bans …