Kid Cudi

Sep
10
Kid Cudi Throws First Pitch at Cleveland Indians Game

Kid Cudi

Kid Cudi returned home to Cleveland to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the Cleveland Indians game on Tuesday. Wearing an Indians jersey with his name on the back, the rapper took the pitcher’s mound and bounced the ball right before home plate, but avoided any 50 Cent-style embarrassment.

He celebrated with a victory dance. “I feel like Frank Underwood right now before he had to throw that pitch on House Of Cards ha,” tweeted Cudi.

He also got to meet the team’s mascot Slider. “YESSSSS!!!!! SLIDER UR A LEGEND!!” said Cudi.

Watch Cudder put his skills to the test.

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Aug
31
Kid Cudi Faints During Chicago Concert

Kid Cudi

Kid Cudi scared his fans during his set at Chicago’s North Coast Music Festival on Saturday. The Cleveland rapper was signing an autograph in the front row when he suddenly passed out. He fell back and hit the floor, but luckily security was there to pick him up and carry him backstage.

Cudi returned to Twitter to assure his fans that he was OK.

“Mad love to the security who were there and helped me out tonight. Really awesome dudes! Thanx for nursing me back to health,” he said. “Ill do a better and make sure to eat properly on show days :) scouts honor!”

Watch the scary moment below.

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Jun
24
Kid Cudi Debuts Blond Hair

Kid Cudi

Whether it’s his Coachella crop top or slit wrist tattoos, Kid Cudi never ceases to amaze with his one-of-a-kind style. Now Mr. Solo Dolo has gone blond, showing off his bleached locks while playing the guitar in the studio.

When he’s not working on music, he’s been pursuing his acting career.

After starring in Need for Speed, the rapper-turned-actor wrapped his role as Ari Gold’s assistant in the Entourage movie, coming to theaters on June 12, 2015.

He has also teamed up with New Era for a collection of backpacks and fitted caps, which hit U.S. stores this summer.

What do you think of Cudi’s new look?

May
22
New Music: HS87 f/ Kid Cudi, Hit-Boy, Audio Push, & Kent M$ney – ‘Scorn’ [Snippet]

We the Plug

Just yesterday, Hit-Boy liberated his Rich Boy collaboration “No Talkin’” and today he breaks us off with a snippet of “Scorn” featuring Kid Cudi and HS87 cohorts Audio Push and Kent M$ney. The scratching record features an old school sample, while Cudder flexes on his verse.

The HS87 compilation We the Plug arrives Tuesday, but you can stream snippets of the entire album on WeThePlug.com.

Listen to 90 seconds of “Scorn” from the House of Hit.

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Mar
24
Kid Cudi Brings Out A$AP Rocky, Previews New Song in Brooklyn

Kid Cudi

Before he heads to Coachella next month, Kid Cudi warmed up for his festival appearance with a makeup show on his “Cud Life Tour.” The Cleveland rapper landed his spaceship at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Saturday.

Clad in his “Satellite Academy Space Suit,” he performed some Cudder classics and new material off his latest album Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon including “Balmain Jeans.”

He also brought out A$AP Rocky and King Chip for his Indicud cut “Brothers,” and treated the crowd to a previously unreleased song.

“This song is another one of those classic Kid Cudi songs in the essences and subject matter,” he said before singing acapella as the crowd clapped along.

See footage from his out-of-this-world set below.

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Mar
15
Kid Cudi Talks State of Hip-Hop, Suicidal Thoughts, & Surprise Album on ‘Arsenio’

Kid Cudi

With his movie Need for Speed in theaters, Kid Cudi stopped by “The Arsenio Hall Show” for a candid interview and performance. Wearing a Green Day T-shirt and ripped jeans, the 30-year-old rapper-turned-actor discussed the state of hip-hop, his surprise album, his struggles with depression, and using music to help others fight suicide.

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Mar
11
New Music: Kid Cudi f/ Skylar Grey – ‘Hero’

Need for Speed Soundtrack

Kid Cudi not only stars in the upcoming Need for Speed movie, he also lends his voice to the soundtrack. The rapper-turned-actor casts a dark spell on the WZRD-produced “Hero,” which features haunting vocals from Skylar Grey. The soundtrack arrives April 8, while the movie races into theaters Friday.

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