Aside from the cyphers, BET kept the Hip-Hop Awards stage occupied throughout the night. One of the highlights was the emotional tribute to Chris Lighty from Missy, Q-Tip, Fat Joe and 50 Cent.
Tag: Machine Gun Kelly
A few hours before Machine Gun Kelly’s debut Lace Up hit stores, he and Waka Flocka appeared on Hip Hop Nation on gave an in-studio performance of “Wild Boy”. Yeah bitch. goodfellamedia
[brightcove vid=1886223873001&exp3=735056479001&surl=http://c.brightcove.com/services&pubid=616302911001&pk=AQ~~,AAAAj36EHhk~,2pR1tWM5uVhnbSj–UUJCXbI03wJZIun&lbu=http://www.xxlmag.com/video/2012/10/xxl-presents-machine-gun-kellys-show-n-off-freestyle-with-statik-selektah-video/&w=480&h=270] Keeping it short and simple, MGK brings his talent to the rhyme booth for XXL and Statik Selektah’s latest freestyle series. Be sure to pick up Lace Up today.
On Saturday, the Tampay Bay Times Forum hosted Wild 94.1’s annual Last Damn show. EAN has highlights of the show including Snoop, 2 Chainz, MGK and Lupe Fiasco.
DMX returns the favor and enters the dark side with Machine Gun Kelly. This probably would’ve been better if X resurrected his Damien alias. Lace Up in stores next Tuesday. rap-up
Here’s some wild news. Recently, MGK’s single “Wild Boy” reached over 500,000 in sales. During last weekend’s Hip-Hop Awards, Puff honored his artist with his first gold plaque.
MGK hosted a listening session yesterday at NYC’s Slate for his upcoming album, Lace Up. Those present got a live performance of a few tracks and plenty of Ciroc. Page 31 sums up the night above.