will.i.am

May
28
Video: will.i.am f/ Cody Wise – ‘It’s My Birthday’

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will.i.am turns to the Internet for inspiration in the video for his latest single “It’s My Birthday” featuring Cody Wise. The Black Eyed Peas frontman remakes popular Vine and YouTube videos with some help from social media’s biggest stars including King Bach and DeStorm Power.

The Auto-Tuned club anthem features a sample of A.R. Rahman’s Bollywood hit “Urvasi Urvasi.”

Watch will.i.am do it for the Vine in the hilarious clip.

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May
20
New Music: will.i.am & Cody Wise – ‘Birthday’

Birthday

Light the candles and cut the cake. will.i.am has the soundtrack to your next celebration with “Birthday,” his new single featuring newcomer Cody Wise. Over a Bollywood-inspired beat, the Black Eyed Peas frontman keeps the dance floor burning, while Cody charms the ladies in many languages.

Put your hands in the air and get down to the electro sound.

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Jan
10
Dr. Dre and Kendrick Lamar Party in Vegas for CES

Kendrick Lamar

Dr. Dre closed out CES with a bang, hosting Beats by Dr. Dre’s exclusive after-party at LIGHT Nightclub at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on Thursday night. After showcasing the latest products from Beats Electronics, the hip-hop icon celebrated with will.i.am, Skylar Grey, and Washington Redskins defensive back DeAngelo Hall.

DJ Axwell provided the evening’s soundtrack, while Kendrick Lamar took the stage to perform his hits including “Swimming Pools (Drank),” “Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe,” and “m.A.A.d city.”

TDE is looking forward to another big year. ScHoolboy Q will drop his album Oxymoron on February 25, while Kendrick is back in the lab working on his sophomore album.

Meanwhile, Dre is gearing up for this month’s launch of Beats Music’s music subscription service, which will compete with Rhapsody, Spotify, and Rdio.

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Nov
26
Video: will.i.am f/ Miley Cyrus, French Montana, & Wiz Khalifa – ‘Feelin’ Myself’

will.i.am and Miley Cyrus

will.i.am goes digital in the video for his DJ Mustard-produced single “Feelin’ Myself” featuring Miley Cyrus, French Montana, and Wiz Khalifa. French throws stacks of cash and a refracted will posts up with a classic car, but it’s Miley who steals the show with her twerking cameo.

The cocky anthem will be included on the re-release of his album #willpower, due in December.

The Black Eyed Peas frontman will also launch his first solo tour in Europe. “#willPOWERtour is near…france, germany, UK are you ready? i.am!!! I’m so excited & nervous…15years of touring & this my 1st solo tour,” tweeted will.

Step into their futuristic world.

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Nov
5
New Music: will.i.am f/ Miley Cyrus, French Montana, & Wiz Khalifa – ‘Feeling Myself’

will.i.am and Miley Cyrus

will.i.am joins forces with Miley Cyrus, French Montana, and Wiz Khalifa for another star-studded collaboration. Fresh off her “Real and True” duet with Future, Miley raps about twerking, molly, and bottles on the bouncy club banger.

“Now everybody trippin’ like they poppin’ molly/ Up in the club is where you’ll find me/ I do it real big, never do it tiny,” she raps.

The song will reportedly appear on a re-release of will.i.am’s album #willpower, which dropped in April.

Crank up the confident cut below.

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Oct
29
Tyler, the Creator Blasts will.i.am for ‘Plotting His Downfall’

Tyler, the Creator

Tyler, the Creator has no love for will.i.am. The Odd Future leader is putting the Black Eyed Peas frontman on blast for comments he made about the future of his career.

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Jun
26
will.i.am Sues Pharrell Over i am OTHER Brand

Pharrell and will.i.am

will.i.am is taking Pharrell to court. The Black Eyed Peas frontman is reportedly suing The Neptunes producer over his i am OTHER brand.

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