Yeaaahhhhhh! Kid Sister has been nominated for a 2008 BET Award for “Best Female Hip Hop Artist” alongside Missy Elliott, Eve, Lil Mama, and Trina. The full list of nominees can be found here. We’re all beyond proud of our girl, excited to see the winner announced on June 24th, and relieved to know that we can always call Young Buck for backup in case something pops off.
Hitting for the trifecta on Cudi posts! Read about our dude in the latest issues of The FADER and Mass Appeal (RIP), both currently on newsstands. If you hate paper, you can read the articles here and here.
Anyone who’s ever messaged back and forth with our dude Kid Cudi knows that his tmail game is MAJOR, texting like a Prince song title come 2 life. So it’s fitting that Cudi will be performing at a private launch event for T-Mobile next Tuesday (5/20) alongside Kid Capri and new Star Trak artists Chester French (who do not have kid in their name). You can enter to win VIP passes to the party – along with a new phone! – over at RCRD LBL.
Woah internet! The recent vintage clips from Coachella keep on stumbling into our lives. Go check out these Q&As with Treasure Fingers, Flosstradamus and XXXChange (not to mention Bonde Do Role, Holy Ghost and Cut Copy) at the Boosted blog, filmed during our pool party a few weeks back. It was the best of times, it was the blurst sunburntest of times…
Fool’s Gold brothers in arms (legs?) Chromeo just released a new official video for their jam “Fancy Footwork,” which you can check above, directed by Ben Levine. It’s classy! But if that’s not enough moving picture action for you funkateers out there, check out this alternate zombie puppet version from Three Legged Legs, Greendot Films and Zune Arts (behind the scenes footage here).
Today I’m in my 10th hotel room in 12 days. One of the underrated sciences of the proverbial tour life is remembering your room number day after day after day after day. Of course you can simply keep the little cardboard sleeve with your key-card but where’s the fun in that? So I was trying to analyze what goes on in my head when I step into that elevator and think, “Shit, what’s my room?” Read More