If I had a dime for every time a music fan or critic hailed an artist as “the next [insert music god here],” I’d be as wealthy as any of today’s megastars.
Trunk Muzik 0-60 doesn’t waste too much time dwelling on haters, although given Yelawolf’s talent and the praise this disc has been attracting, he’s sure to be making plenty of envious peers about which to write on his next effort.
Lady Gaga is continuing her ongoing support of a repeal to the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy regarding openly gay members of the military, posting a new PSA video online last night.
T.I.’s new album, No Mercy, leaked to the internet today. The album, formerly titled King Uncaged, features a number of big name guests, including Kanye West, Eminem, Drake, Pharrell, Chris Brown and Christina Aguilera. T.I.’s new album is set for a December 7 release, but No Mercy leaks emerged late on Cyber Monday. You can pre-order the album here.
Angels & Airwaves, one of the side projects of Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge, is set to release a movie called Love in March 2011. Love was the name of the band’s latest album, which was released (fittingly, I might add) on Valentine’s Day 2010. Thanks to “corporate underwriting”, according to DeLonge himself, the album was released free of charge.
The Soul Train Awards 2010 paid tribute to music legends and up-and-coming artists, with icons such as Ronald Isley and Anita Baker honored for their long history of contributions, and newcomers like Melanie Fiona cited for their potential to have prolific careers.
Source Code follows Capt. Colter Stevens (Gyllenhaal), a soldier who has to find out who planted a bomb on a commuter train.
Tonight, Bloginity is upset to bring you the news that Leslie Nielsen is dead. Nielsen worked extensively on television but is most well known for his roles in The Naked Gun and Airplane. Nielsen died today due to complications from pneumonia. He was 84.
In light of Alicia Key’s charity concert taking place on Tuesday, Lady Gaga, among other artists have pledged to quit facebook and twitter to raise money for world aids day.
Following on from the inaugural one-day event, which set the tone for a new kind of festival, summer time 2011 sees The Magic Loungeabout returning with something distinctive for the festival marketplace.
Accomplished producer and in-demand remixer Alex “XXXchange” Epton has come together with lifelong friend Chris Devlin (of Devlin & Darko) and video-collage artist/producer Ghostdad to form WIN WIN.
The last time you saw Danny McBride was probably in HBO’s hit Eastbound and Down, and James Franco was recently named one of GQ’s Men of the Year (see James Franco and the others here).
Beyonce is taking some heat for her perfume ad promoting Heat, the latest addition to her fragrance line.
Jared Evan, one of the most exciting up-and-coming artists in hip hop today, rocked The Viper Room back in September and now fans who missed the show, or those who want to relive it, can check out Jared’s larger-than-life performance of “Miracle” on Bloginity – see the video below.