[vodpod id=Video.5799563&w=540&h=350&fv=%26rel%3D0%26border%3D0%26] VIBE and Cashmere Agency packed the Venue 222 for the first two nights of SXSW. In case you couldn’t make it to the event, here’s a recap of what you missed with performances from some familiar faces.
Page Six has learned from a source that Nicki Minaj is in negotiations with Simon Cowell to join the upcoming Fox talent show, The X Factor. Days ago, it was reported LA Reid will take a judge’s seat in September. “Simon thinks Nicki is fantastic. She’s sassy, she looks great and she has bags of personality. Nicki has a large following and she fits well with the ethos of the show, which plans to usher in a new generation of musical talent.”
A few days ago, DJ Premier spoke on a disagreement with Canibus regarding a rejected beat. Canibus fired back with some words towards the end of this track. In turn, Preemo gave his side of the story. Truth hurts.
We’re only two days away from the release of Fear Of God, but luckily for us, Pusha let DJ Whoo Kid debut a few tracks on Shade 45 today and DHH comes thru with the rips. Two more tracks after the jump.
After GLC and Cold Hard of Crucial Conflict warmed up the sold-out Congress Theater two nights ago, Dipset took to the stage for the opening night of their tour in the Chi. Above, the crew rolls in with “Dipset Anthem”. More footage below.
[vodpod id=Video.5797628&w=540&h=350&fv=] Chris Brown kept his radio promo going and stopped by Hot 97 for a chat with Angie Martinez. Aside from discussing the album, he touches on his nude pics, his blonde hair and more. F.A.M.E. in stores March 22.
Grafh stays on his grind and is back with another one. No really, that’s the title of his latest recording, but don’t get it confused with the other one. x