TV Appearances

Mar
20
YG and Jeezy Perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

YG and Jeezy

A day after the release of his debut My Krazy Life, YG put on for his city during his appearance on Wednesday’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”

With DJ Mustard on the turntables and red Chuck Taylors on his feet, the Compton MC took the indoor stage to perform a medley of his hits “Who Do You Love” and “My Hitta” featuring a guest appearance from his CTE boss Jeezy. He returned for an encore of his ScHoolboy Q and Jay Rock-assisted banger “I Just Wanna Party.”

According to HITS, his album is expected to sell 60-65,000 copies in its first week.

Watch YG bring his Krazy Life to “Kimmel.”

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Mar
19
Mack Wilds Performs ‘Own It’ on ‘GMA’

Mack Wilds

New York City woke up to the sounds of Mack Wilds, who took over Times Square during his appearance on Wednesday’s “Good Morning America.”

The actor-turned-singer emerged from a tourist bus and danced his way into the studio while performing his single “Own It” off his Grammy-nominated debut New York: A Love Story.

Watch Mack rock the Big Apple with his big hit.

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Mar
18
Jason Derulo Performs ‘Talk Dirty’ on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Jason Derulo

“Dancing With the Stars” kicked off its 18th season with an electrifying performance from Jason Derulo. The Miami crooner lit up the ballroom with his top 5 hit “Talk Dirty.” The judges danced along as he busted out some funky moves alongside the show’s professional dancers.

His album of the same name drops April 15 featuring appearances from 2 Chainz, Snoop Dogg, Tyga, and Kid Ink, plus production from Timbaland, DJ Mustard, RedOne, The Cataracs, and more.

Watch Jason get jazzy on “DWTS.”

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Mar
18
Iggy Azalea and Charli XCX Get ‘Fancy’ on ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’

Charli XCX and Iggy Azalea

Class is in session. Fresh off her appearance at the mtvU Woodie Awards, Iggy Azalea hit up “Late Night with Seth Meyers” on Monday.

Dressed as a school girl in a yellow plaid skirt and pigtails, the Aussie rap sensation recreated her Clueless-inspired music video while performing her single “Fancy,” complete with choreography and an appearance from Charli XCX.

On April 22, she will release her debut The New Classic featuring Rita Ora, T.I., and Mavado.

Watch I-G-G-Y take ‘em to school.

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Mar
17
Lil Wayne, Iggy Azalea, & Childish Gambino Perform at mtvU Woodie Awards

Charli XCX and Beyoncé

Rap superstars and indie bands converged in Austin, Texas to celebrate the 10th annual mtvU Woodie Awards during SXSW. Lil Wayne kicked off the 35-minute show by performing a verse from “A Milli” and a new freestyle.

“Tonight, we here to celebrate the theme of my life, and that’s music,” said Weezy.

Following an introduction from Danny Brown and Steve Aoki, Iggy Azalea rocked a Clueless-inspired getup while performing her latest single “Fancy” with Charli XCX as balloons and confetti filled the stage.

Childish Gambino capped off the show with an electrifying set, entering from the back of the venue covered in LED lights. Accompanied by a marching band, he performed a medley of “3005″ and “Sweatpants.”

Drake won the Woodie of the Year, which Lil Wayne accepted on his behalf. “Cannot be more fu**in’ happier for my man Drizzy,” said Weezy.

Other winners included Beyoncé (Did It My Way Woodie), Chance the Rapper (Best Video Woodie), Ed Sheeran (Performing Woodie), and A$AP Rocky and Skrillex (Best Collaboration Woodie).

Watch the performances below.

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Mar
15
Lil Wayne Talks Shooting Himself on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Lil Wayne

After visits from Lady Gaga and Aloe Blacc, Jimmy Kimmel capped off his week at SXSW with an appearance from Lil Wayne. The Young Money rapper, who was feeling right at home in Austin, sat down for an interview on Friday’s show, where he spoke about being shot at by a fan and the one time he shot himself.

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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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