Apr
14
New Music: Kelis – ‘Food’ [Album Stream]

Food

Dig in. On April 22, Kelis will serve up her first album in four years, Food. A week before its release, the singer-turned-Le Cordon Bleu chef has made the album available to stream in its entirety.

The 13 tracks include the singles “Jerk Ribs” and “Rumble,” with food-inspired tracks such as “Cobbler,” “Friday Fish Fry,” and “Biscuits N’ Gravy.”

The follow-up to 2010′s Flesh Tone was produced entirely by TV on the Radio’s Dave Sitek, and explores pain, happiness, and everything in between.

Feast on Kelis’ latest offering below.

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Apr
14
Video: Wiz Khalifa – ‘We Dem Boyz’

Wiz Khalifa

Hol up, hol up. Wiz Khalifa goes back to the ‘hood in the video for his single “We Dem Boyz.” The rapper smokes a blunt in his house before making his way down the block, walking past an ice cream truck, a BBQ, and even Ty Dolla $ign, who pulls up in his car. The party flows into the streets and he turns up with some of his boys including B.o.B, Big K.R.I.T., and Rich Homie Quan.

Wiz’ upcoming album Blacc Hollywood is due later this year featuring collaborations with Miley Cyrus and Adele.

Watch Taylor Gang take over the neighborhood.

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Apr
14
Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Iggy Azalea, & Rita Ora Attend MTV Movie Awards

Rihanna

The ladies showed out at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards in L.A. on Sunday.

Before she hit the stage with Eminem to perform “The Monster,” Rihanna walked the red carpet in a Ulyana Sergeenko bustier and robe, completing her all-white look with Manolo Blahnik heels.

Rita Ora got dressed up in a busty black Barbara Casasola gown, and helped undress Hollywood hunk Zac Efron while presenting with Jessica Alba.

Showing off her curves in a skintight Alexander McQueen dress, Nicki Minaj presented the award for Best Male alongside her sexy co-stars from The Other Woman including Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, and Kate Upton.

“So blessed to have shot a movie with these amazing women,” said Nicki. “They’re funny as fuq behind the scenes.”

Iggy Azalea rocked a John Galliano dress and wedges while introducing a performance from Ellie Goulding and Zedd.

See more pics of the show stoppers below.

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Apr
14
New Music: Jennifer Hudson f/ Timbaland – ‘Walk It Out’

Walk It Out

It’s a new day for Jennifer Hudson. The R&B diva switches up her sound on her Timbaland-produced single “Walk It Out,” penned by Lyrica Anderson. Following the T.I.-assisted “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel),” J-Hud gets on her “‘hood shit” and turns on the charm, even dropping a few expletives.

“I got you hypnotized / I got you staring from the look in your eyes / You wanna walk it out with me,” she sings.

The Oscar winner’s upcoming ’70s-inspired album includes contributions from Pharrell Williams, Babyface, and R. Kelly, who guests on the super-soul jam “It’s Your World.”

Take a walk on the wild side with J-Hud.

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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
14
Jhené Aiko Brings Out Drake at Coachella

Jhené Aiko lived out one of her dreams, performing for the first time at Coachella on Sunday. The L.A. songstress was joined by some famous friends as she capped off the first weekend of the festival in the desert.

Backed by her suit-clad band and a string quartet, she opened her late-night set with “Bed Peace,” on which she was joined by Childish Gambino. She continued with more cuts off her Sail Out EP including “The Worst” and “Stay Ready,” plus covers of Tupac’s “Keep Ya Head Up” and Erykah Badu’s “On & On.”

The crowd went wild when Jhené’s “musical soulmate” Drake hit the stage for a surprise performance of “From Time,” their duet off his latest album Nothing Was the Same. The tourmates shared a warm embrace and some words.

“This is my first time at Coachella, by the way,” Drake told festivalgoers. “So I want to let you know that it’s a motherfuckin’ honor to be here with you tonight, and you better make some noise for Jhené one more time.”

Catch Childish Gambino’s cameo below.

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Apr
13
Eminem and Rihanna Perform ‘The Monster’ at MTV Movie Awards

Eminem and Rihanna

Eminem and Rihanna joined forces for the first performance of “The Monster” at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards at L.A.’s Nokia Theatre on Sunday. Wearing all white and a “Fear” headband, RiRi kicked things off before Em emerged through the smoke to deliver their chart-topping single off The Marshall Mathers LP 2.

In August, the powerhouse duo will launch their three-city “Monster” tour, playing stadiums in Detroit, Los Angeles, and New York.

Watch them unleash their monstrous performance below.

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