Cee Lo Green

Goodie Mob Performs ‘Special Education’ on ‘The View’

Goodie Mob

Goodie Mob continued their comeback campaign with an appearance on ABC’s “The View” on Wednesday. The hip-hop group performed their single “Special Education,” with CeeLo’s protégée V. Bozeman filling in for Janelle Monáe.

The group’s flamboyant leader also sat down on the couch to discuss his return to “The Voice,” his Las Vegas show “Loberace,” and reuniting with his group after 14 years.

“It’s family. It’s just like going back home after joining the Peace Corps,” said CeeLo. “To bring it back home and share [the success] with my brothers is really, really gratifying.”

Goodie Mob’s album Age Against the Machine, which CeeLo calls their best to date, drops August 27.

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Video: Goodie Mob – ‘I’m Set’

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Goodie Mob launches their comeback with the explosive video for “I’m Set.” CeeLo Green, Big Gipp, Khujo, and T-Mo invade L.A. in white astronaut suits with red fur hoods as they set out on their mission. The leader of the pack, CeeLo, sits in a gold throne holding a gold gun and surrounded by his gold Grammys.

Earlier this month, the Atlanta group shot a video for “Special Education” with Janelle Monáe. Their first album in nine years, Against the Machine, is due August 27.

Goodie Mob will also embark on a U.S. tour beginning August 24 in Washington, D.C.

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Goodie Mob Announces Summer Tour Dates

Goodie Mob

In anticipation of their upcoming album, Goodie Mob will launch a U.S. tour this summer. CeeLo Green, Khujo, T-Mo, and Big Gipp will embark on a 11-date trek beginning August 24 in Washington, D.C.

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New Music: ‘Despicable Me 2′ Soundtrack [Album Stream]

Despicable Me 2

Pharrell is all over the charts with “Blurred Lines” and “Get Lucky,” and now he adds his golden touch to the big screen with Despicable Me 2, in theaters July 3. The Neptunes hitmaker produced the soundtrack to the animated film with composer Heitor Pereira.

He is also featured on four upbeat songs including “Happy” and the title track. CeeLo Green guests on the Pharrell-produced “Scream” and there are several appearances from the loveable Minions.

“I think there was a real determination for the through-line and synthesis for this to be a cohesive body of work, and not just songs that contribute to the film,” said Pharrell.

Stream the entire album below courtesy of BuzzFeed.

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Video: T.I. f/ CeeLo Green – ‘Hello’

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T.I. drops two videos in one week. After tearing up the road with Lil Wayne in the fast and furious video for “Wit Me,” the Hustle Gang boss links with CeeLo Green in the Marc Klasfeld-directed video for “Hello,” the latest single off his album Troubleman.

The King of the South uses the wild west as a metaphor for his own life. On the road to achieving happiness, he faces adversity. He tries to protect his kids, but along the way, a temptress lures him out of his car before bandits steal it. He finally reaches his destination at a saloon, where his wife Tiny, children, and the OMG Girlz await him.

Follow Tip on his journey to salvation.

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New Music: Goodie Mob f/ Janelle Monáe – ‘Special Education’

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Goodie Mob celebrates individuality on “Special Education,” their funky collaboration with Janelle Monáe. CeeLo and the gang craft witty verses over the industrial beat, while Janelle sings the melodic hook (“Don’t you wanna be special?”). The Atlanta group’s new album Age Against the Machine is due August 27 and a new CeeLo album is also on the way.

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CeeLo Green and Juliet Simms Perform ‘Only You’ on ‘The Voice’

CeeLo Green and Juliet Simms

After taking a leave of absence, CeeLo Green returned to “The Voice” on Wednesday. The Lady Killer teamed up with Juliet Simms, runner-up from last season’s show and a member of Team CeeLo, for a duet of his single “Only You.”

They put a rock spin on the Skylar Grey-penned tune, backed by guitarists and violinists. His replacement Usher and Adam Levine were seen nodding along.

CeeLo’s new solo album is due in October, but first the new Goodie Mob album, Age Against the Machine, will drop on June 18.

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