Philadelphia’s inaugural Made In America festival took place over the weekend, touting an eclectic Jay-Z-curated lineup of Pearl Jam, Skrillex, a reunited Run-D.M.C., D’Angelo, Dirty Projectors, Santigold, Drake and many more. While there was potential for disaster — a Philly-native friend told me that this was the first ticketed event Philly has ever held at [...]
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Here are the performances from the first day of Jay-Z’s Made In America Festival. Check out Jay-Z’s set above and G.O.O.D. Music, Jay Electronica and MMG’s sets below.
Evan Nabavian is in the promised land. That may or may not be a party at Kanye’s estate. It’s about time we learned what else the “Niggas in Paris” guy has to offer and if he’s really the new Kanye, as the murmurs suggest. Comparisons between Hit-Boy and Kanye stem from the scrapbook style video… Continue reading »
Often regarded as a lowly janitorial duty, the art of mopping floors is the first step on a young Prince’s journey to becoming King. Like a Zen monk learning to sweep to become enlightened, a young Dr. Dre parlayed his mop money into his first stethoscope and several of his first sequined suits. Young. A… Continue reading »
I would imagine that it would be damn near impossible to get Dre and Jay to show up in the same place at the same time for a video shoot… In related news, Drake and Run D.M.C. have just been announced as additions to the Budweiser Made In America Festival. Previously: Rick Ross – Hold [...]