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Tuesday 16 September, 2014


OVO Sound’s PARTYNEXTDOOR will be visiting a city near you soon. The Toronto-based singer just wrapped opening up for ‘Drake vs. Lil’ Wayne‘ Tour and will embark on his own solo 14-city trek entitled PARTYNEXTDOOR LIVE. The tour kicks off in Montreal on October 19th. Take a look at the rest of the tour dates [...]

Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Jeremih x Shlohmo | Fuck You All The Time

Chicago-based singer Jeremih shoots VHS-style visuals for a Shlohmo-remixed version of “Fuck You All The Time” from his latest mixtape Late Nights. Watch the Austin Peters & SuS Boy-directed clip on the player below.

Tuesday 02 September, 2014

DOPE ‘Crash & Burn’ 2014 Fall Collection Lookbook

DOPE formerly known as Dope Couture releases the “Crash & Burn” 2014 Fall collection lookbook. This year’s collection grab inspiration from the 1995 film Hackers.  Pieces like motocross jackets, hockey jerseys, flight suits and soccer-inspired shirts. Take a look at the Hacker-influenced collection in the gallery below + shop the collection in the online store.

Tuesday 02 September, 2014

Kid Cudi Recovers After Collapsing At North Coast Festival

Kid Cudi fell ill and collapsed during Chicago’s North Coast Festival on Saturday night. According to HYPETRAK, Cudi stepped into the photo pit to interact with fans, but after signing a fan’s album, he fainted. Cudi took to Twitter to announce recover from Saturday’s events. Kid Cudi gave kudos for his safety towards the venue’s security [...]

Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Tinashe Announces Debut LP ‘Aquarius’ Release Date

Tinashe is gearing up for her solo debut on RCA/Sony Records with the release of her LP entitled Aquarius. The LP is slated to feature collaborations with Schoolboy Q, A$AP Rocky, DJ Mustard, Future and many more. The “2 On” singer’s new album is scheduled to be in stores on October 7th. Watch the trailer [...]

Monday 18 August, 2014

Introducing DMTR$G

Demetrius G is an emerging artist in Chicago’s indie scene receiving major support from Chicago online publication, ELEVATOR Mag and for good reason. Stylized as DMTR$G, newcomer is defined as musically sharp with potent lyricism and an infectious hook-game. His debut mixtape, #violet is by far to set him on the pace to become a [...]

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Monday 18 August, 2014

Behind The Scenes: Nicki Minaj | Anaconda

Nicki Minaj posts images via her Instagram page that features a candid Drake receiving a lap dance from Minaj. Nicki has announced that the music video for ‘Anaconda‘ will be released on VEVO on Wednesday. She will also be performing the song on the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, August 24. Take a closer [...]

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Monday 18 August, 2014

HBO Presents On The Run Teaser Trailer

Beyoncé & Jay Z is almost finished with their collaborative ‘On The Run’ tour that has reportedly grossed over $100 million in ticket sales. HBO releases a teaser trailer for the concert special that will air exclusively on the cable network. The couple will perform in Paris on September 1 & 2. Beyoncé has previously [...]

Thursday 14 August, 2014

PARTYNEXTDOOR Added to Drake vs. Lil’ Wayne Tour

Drake has officially announces that OVO Sound artist PARTYNEXTDOOR will now join both him and Lil’ Wayne on their collaborative Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour. PND will appear at the next eight dates ranging from Washington DC, Boston and Atlanta. PARTYNEXTDOOR has recently released his second LP, PARTYNEXTDOOR TWO. Buy the album on iTunes + [...]

Thursday 14 August, 2014

Vita Morte Rebrands To ‘Vita’

Chicago based brand Vita Morte said their goodbyes to their brand name a few weeks ago but has reincarnated the brand to translate to a more positive rapport with consumers and Chicago citizens’. The brand Vita Morte will no longer carry the brand messaging of ‘Death’ in their brand. Instead, they will bring you more [...]

Friday 27 June, 2014

Behind The Scenes: On The Run Tour Rehearsals

With the ‘On The Run’ tour opening in Miami and coming to a city near you, the anticipation could not be any higher. Beyoncé and Jay Z release a behind the scenes look as they created the vibe, setlist, and choreography for the tour. Fans also get a glimpse of cute moments from Queen Bey [...]

Thursday 26 June, 2014

Va$htie talks ICECREAM Girl, creative directing and style with Life+Times

Life+Times caught up with Va$htie Kola to discuss the latest endeavors of the New York native which includes creative direction of Pharrell Williams’s ICECREAM Girl. After working and producing products and content for companies like Jordan Brand, Def Jam Recordings and Colette, L+F catches up with Vashtie for an interview. Read the interview below.   [...]