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Apr
26
Alicia Keys and Kendrick Lamar Perform ‘It’s On Again’ on ‘Tonight Show’

Alicia Keys

Super hero status. Alicia Keys and Kendrick Lamar teamed up to perform their Amazing Spider-Man 2 theme song “It’s On Again” on Friday’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

Wearing a Dodgers cap and hoodie, the TDE rapper kicked things off with his explosive verse while Alicia sat at the piano. With some help from composer Hans Zimmer and The Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr, she belted out the Pharrell-produced song, which appears during the closing credits of the film.

The movie’s star Jamie Foxx also hit the piano to perform some unsexy words in a sexy way—from “clammy” to “Tupperware.”

Watch all the superstar talent below.

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Apr
25
Alicia Keys, Kendrick Lamar, & Pharrell Attend ‘Spider-Man 2′ Premiere

Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz

The superstars came out for the super hero premiere of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in New York on Thursday.

Superwoman Alicia Keys coordinated outfits with her husband Swizz Beatz, who turned the red carpet into a family affair, bringing along his mother and brother.

Jamie Foxx, who stars as villain Electro in the comic book sequel, was all smiles as he stepped out with his cute date, his daughter Annalise. The four-year-old Spidey fan donned blue face makeup to mimic her dad’s character.

The self-proclaimed “King of New York,” Kendrick Lamar, was decked out in denim with a Yankees cap and white Chuck Taylors, while Pharrell Williams looked comfy in his signature hat, torn jeans, a Billionaire Girls Club hoodie, and Uggs.

During the after-party, Alicia teamed up with Kendrick, Pharrell, and composer Hans Zimmer for the first performance of “It’s On Again,” which appears on the movie soundtrack.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opens nationwide on May 2.

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Apr
21
Drake, Kendrick Lamar, & Pharrell to Perform at iHeartRadio Music Awards

Drake

Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and Pharrell Williams are among the performers for the iHeartRadio Music Awards.

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Apr
14
Video: Alicia Keys f/ Kendrick Lamar & Pharrell – ‘It’s On Again’

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys debuts the video for her super hero anthem “It’s On Again” for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 soundtrack. The cinematic clip, which was shot in downtown L.A., co-stars Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell Williams, and composer Hans Zimmer, and features footage from the movie.

The soundtrack arrives April 22, while the film opens in U.S. theaters on May 2.

Watch the superstars join forces for the super hero soundtrack.

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Apr
8
Video: Alicia Keys f/ Kendrick Lamar & Pharrell Williams – ‘It’s On Again’ [Teaser]

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys unleashes her super powers in the cinematic trailer for “It’s On Again” for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 soundtrack. The suspenseful 45-second clip, which was shot in downtown L.A., features appearances from Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell Williams, and composer Hans Zimmer.

The soundtrack arrives April 22 featuring another song from Pharrell (“Here”), while the film opens in U.S. theaters on May 2.

Get a sneak peek at the coming attraction below.

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Apr
7
New Music: SZA f/ Kendrick Lamar – ‘Babylon’

Z

Kendrick Lamar joins his TDE labelmate SZA on the album version of her song “Babylon,” for which she previously released a video. The Compton MC drops a dark verse over the ethereal song, produced by DJ Dahi.

SZA’s 10-track album Z hits iTunes on Tuesday featuring appearances from Isaiah Rashad and Chance the Rapper.

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Mar
31
New Music: Alicia Keys f/ Kendrick Lamar – ‘It’s On Again’ [Produced by Pharrell]

It's On Again

Alicia Keys joins forces with Kendrick Lamar on “It’s On Again” for The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Produced by Pharrell Williams, the upbeat, yet foreboding number kicks off with a fiery verse from Kendrick before Alicia chimes in with her silky vocals.

“Working with such talented artists like Pharrell Williams, Kendrick Lamar, and the king of movie scores, Hans Zimmer, was an incredible experience,” said Alicia, who recently shot a video in L.A. “What I love most about our song ‘It’s On Again’ from The Amazing Spider-Man is the message that we all have the potential to be extraordinary. That is something I believe in. We can all be superheroes in our own lives!”

The soundtrack arrives April 22 featuring another song from Pharrell (“Here”), while the film opens in U.S. theaters on May 2.

Listen to Alicia’s blockbuster collaboration below.

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