Jay Electronica

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2011

    Lollapalooza 2011 Announces Lineup With Eminem, Girl Talk, DFA 1979, and 122 Others

    ​It's time to start planning your road trip to Lollapalooza land 'cause King Perry Farrell just released his 125-name guestlist for this August's three-day Grant Park extravaganza. And if you don't wanna be left at the gate, crying and clawing the dirt like a pauper, you better buy a full-weekend ... More >>

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    January 11, 2011

    Black Bobby's "The Prince Akeem Theory" and "6'7 Flow (Indie Wayne)"

    The last time we checked in with Black Bobby, he was celebrating Lebron James in song and getting ready to release his latest album, Presidential Shit. Shortly after, though, he announced he was taking a break from music for the winter, to concentrate on promoting all the music he had already relea ... More >>

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    August 19, 2010

    VV Brown Talks Fashion, Heartbreak, and Rapping Before Tonight's Show at the Bayfront Aphitheater

    ​VV Brown doesn't take anything lying down. The alternative pop songstress started her career in the music business when she was 18, but abruptly quit when she realized she wasn't getting things done her way. Cue two years later, and she's singing about heartbreaks and bad breakups with the same g ... More >>

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    July 8, 2010
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    July 8, 2010

    50 Cent Starts Online Petition to Stop Diddy From Name Dropping Notorious B.I.G.

    ​Anyone who knows of 50 Cent, knows how often he's gotten into arguments and/or picked fights with people. From making skits to songs deliberately crushing his enemies, he's pretty much run the gamut. But now he may have just run out of people to have beef with -- or maybe he's just looking to hyp ... More >>

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    July 6, 2010

    Head Spins: DJ Manuvers

    ​Miami may not have completely shed its reputation as a party mecca, even for its full-time residents. But with cats like DJ Manuvers coming up and taking over, we might one day also be known for our work ethic.Of course you might expect some fast action from one whose name is both a noun and a ve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2010

    Jay Electronica in Miami, This Saturday at Cameo

    Somehow this slipped under our radar before, but here's a seeming last-minute booking that may entice the hip-hop heads to get out to a South Beach megaclub. Jay Electronica, one of the Internet's Favorite Rappers, is set to perform at Cameo Saturday night.While he first gained his hype status in 20 ... More >>

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    April 16, 2010

    Black Bobby Drops Major Blazer Monday

    ​If you haven't heard about Black Bobby, now its time to pay attention. This Harvard grad and D.C. transplant is doing some pretty amazing stuff. He gave up the corporate life in New England and moved down to Miami to pursue a music career. Why Miami? Who the hell knows and who cares.Well, in hono ... More >>

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    July 30, 2009

    Mos Def Playing Adrienne Arsht Center August 15

    ​Actor/Hip Hop artist extraordinaire Mos Def has announced an August 15 stop at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. Mos Def, a.k.a. Dante Terrell Smith, is taking off from his busy acting schedule and touring in support of his latest album The Ecstatic, which hit in June. Jay Electr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2008

    Erykah Badu Announces Her Third Pregnancy

    So it's now official that R&B singer Erykah Badu is carrying her third child. During a recent concert in Texas, the Dallas-born chanteuse announced that she is in fact pregnant again...and it looks like the father is Jay Electronica pictured above. Back in June, Erykah took some slack when the rum ... More >>

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    August 6, 2007

    DJ House Shoes gets HVW8

    Hip-hop junkies and beat heads need to familiarize themselves with DJ Houseshoes. He's one of the foremost experts on all things Dilla related, which is a technical way of saying the two came up together in the same gritty Detroit night clubs and vibed outside of the typical DJ/MC relationship. Shoe ... More >>