Shared via feedly // published on OnSMASH // visit siteJay-Z Performs At The So So Def 20th Anniversary Concert Click image to watch Jay-Z live at the "So So Def 20th Anniversary Concert" video.Last night was the So So Def 20th anniversary concert and in a surprise move Jermaine Dupri shocked the crowd by bringing out Jay-Z. In typical Hov fashion he gave the fans a treat by performing his classic cuts "PSA" and "Money Ain't A Thing," along with some newer hits. It was great to see Hov and JD joking around on stage during such a legendary concert. Click the image above or hit the jump to watch some history. OS REWIND: Jay-Z & Justin Timberlake Confirm "Legends Of The Summer" Tour OS REWIND: Justin Timberlake – Suit & Tie (feat. Jay-Z) [Music Video] [Source] Visit website Sent via feedly // A news reader for creative minds.
Shared via feedly // published on Jazz News // visit site11th Annual Women in Jazz Festival Women have been involved in jazz since its beginning. They just never received due credit. Visit website Sent via feedly // A news reader for creative minds.
Shared via feedly // published on Nah Right // visit siteJakk Frost ft. Malik B – Black Mother: The Strength of Betty Shabazz Jakk and Malik B pay tribute to the Black Matriarch. Says Jakk about the cut: WITH THE HELP OF A SAMPLE OF H.RAP BROWNS MOTHER SPEAKING IN THE BEGINNING.. ME AND MALIK B SHARE A FEW PERSONAL STRUGGLES BETWEEN US AND OUR MOTHERS ON A RECORD DEDICATED TO THE STRUGGLE N PAIN OF ALL THE BLACK MOTHERS EVERYWHERE WITH THE STRENGTH OF BETTY SHABAZZ AND THE PATIENCE OF CORETTA SCOTT KING AND TO ALL THE CHILDREN WHO LOST THEIR MOTHERSPreviously: Jakk Frost ft. Freeway, Malik B, Reef The Lost Cauze & Tana Da Beast – Psycopath Visit website Sent via feedly // A news reader for creative minds.
Shared via feedly // published on Nah Right // visit siteLL Cool J ft. Chuck D, Travis Barker, Tom Morello & DJ Z-Trip – Whaddup LL closed out last night's Grammy ceremony with a tribute to the late MCA of the Beastie Boys and a debut performance of "Whaddup", his new single featuring Chuck D, Travis Barker, Tom Morello and Z-Trip. Stream "Whaddup" here and purchase on iTunes. Hit the jump for a clip from last night's performance. Previously: LL Cool J – Authentic (Album Cover) Visit website Sent via feedly // A news reader for creative minds.
(AllHipHop News) On March 7th, the iconic Carnegie Hall will be drenched in Purple Rain as over 20 artists will pay tribute to Prince's decorated 35+ year career in a benefit concert. This concert is apart of a series presented by Knitting Factory founder, Michael Dorf which has included tributes to R.E.M, Elton John and the Rolling Stones. The myriad of performers cover numerous genres with the likes of Talib Kewli, D' Angelo and The Roots joining Elvis Costello, Blind Boys of Alabama and even comedian Maya Rudolph amongst many others. In a statement, Dorf explains why Prince was chosen as the newest recipient:"Prince is one of the most prolific songwriters in my collection, and he makes my Top 10 when I think about the artists who have truly shaped m…