If you live in the NYC metro area, you might remember The Rapfest’s recent showcase for emerging artists that was a big hit. Recently, The Rapfest announced that they are venturing into live concerts and touring with some of your favorite artists. Their first event is scheduled for Thursday August 6, 2015 at Stage 48 in NYC with 2015’s XXL Freshman, K Camp as the headliner. Also performing live will be Manolo Rose, Retch, Chad B and DARK ATM among other special surprise guests.
One of my favorite rookie’s of the year, Aleesia Cara gets her first taste of the bright lights by performing her hit single “Here” on Jimmy Fallon.
In support of their July 31st release of YRN album, the Migos have teamed up with Audiomack for Trap Symphony (they previously did “Hannah Montana” as well. The EP is available on their Android and Apple app. Stream YRN right here!
While it’s awesome to see Wayne supporting his Barb at the Brooklyn stop of her Pinkprint Tour, I’m wondering what the atmosphere was like backstage seeing how Meek is at odds with Aubrey. Nicki brought out Tune as he did his “Loyal” verse and a quick couple of joints to wow the crowd.
NYC duo Da YoungFellaz have been on quite a roll as of late and they show no signs of slowing down as we get down to the last months of summer. Today Da YoungFellaz return with 2 special treats for the fans, the first is the official music video for “Still Representin'” which can be found on The New York Times.
Below you can check out the official footage from HARMAN’s Soundcheck Series presented by HOT 97. Megan Ryte was in the building holding down the hosting duties, along with a special performance from Charles Hamilton. Hit the jump to see Da YoungFellaz shut the stage down. Read More
On July 11th, Lil Wayne performed live at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas. As well as performing “Glory” acapella, Weezy also performed his “Pick Up Your Heart” song off the Free Weezy Album live for the people in attendance!
In support of his WildHeart release, Miguel took to the stage of REVOLT TV where he performed a bevy of tracks from his new effort and past projects. WildHeart is out right now.
Check out the Dallas crowd at Post Malone’s homecoming show sing “White Iverson” word for word! Video by @BadGrassMedia & @RealPeterPopoff
This little Canadian cutie is a BEAST. Shorty not only covered the vocals of Taylor Swift but also rapped along to Kendrick’s verse. Perfection. Purchase her single “Here” on iTunes right now.
Drake recently performed at the Wireless Festival in London and luckily for us, Derek Yeboah recorded some of the performance. Check out the footage above!