Tagged: Swizz Beatz


Pusha T Announces G.O.O.D. Music Album Cruel Summer Release Date

Last night, G.O.O.D. Music’s Pusha T talked with Hot 97 DJ Funkmaster Flex about his beef with Lil Wayne (he wasn’t impressed with “Goulish”). He also announced the release date of G.O.O.D.’s collaborative album, Cruel … read more »

POSTED June 21, 2012 10:34AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

M.I.A. to Release Autobiography

Rizzoli New York has announced they will be publishing M.I.A.’s self-titled autobiography in October. The 192-page book will be a “monograph in collages made ​​by the powerful and thought-provoking artist herself” and will include over … read more »

POSTED March 16, 2012 3:43PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Video: BIGBANG, “Bad Boy”

Judging by the growing alignment of American big media forces around K-pop—within the last two months, The Wonder Girls starred in a Teen Nick TV-movie, Interscope signees Girls Generation performed on Letterman and Swizz Beatz … read more »

POSTED March 5, 2012 12:45PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (81) TAGS: , , , ,

Interview: Swizz Beatz

Over the past two years, Kasseem Dean, the 33-year-old Bronx native bka Swizz Beatz, has only seen his resume get weirder and weirder. A Grammy award-winning producer/rapper whose first beat was DMX’s “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem,” … read more »

POSTED March 2, 2012 6:50PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (19) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Swizz Beatz Promises to Bring K-Pop to America

At a press conference held Monday at Seoul’s Imperial Palace Hotel, Swizz Beatz announced a deal between his own production company and South Korea’s O.N. Media. The partnership is meant to produce collaborations between American … read more »

POSTED February 22, 2012 12:19PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (8) TAGS: , , , , ,

Swizz Beatz is Not the CEO of Megaupload

Today, Megupload’s top lawyer tells Venture Beat that Swizz Beats is not, in fact, CEO of Megaupload. Attorney Ira Rothken says, “To my knowledge, Swizz Beatz was never involved in any meaningful way. He was … read more »

POSTED January 20, 2012 8:15PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , ,

DMX Plans Ruff Ryders Reunion Tour

It has been reported that Yonkers’ prodigal son, DMX, is planning to get his Ruff Ryders crew back together for a reunion tour. MegaUpload don Swizz Beatz and young gun, Drag-On have already signed on, … read more »

POSTED January 19, 2012 11:19AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Swizz Beatz is the CEO of Megaupload

Remember that “viral” Megaupload video a few weeks back, the one with a $3 million budget, where Kanye West and Lil Jon and Kim Kardashian bizarrely pledged allegiance to the file-sharing site’s “fast as hell” … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2012 6:50PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (17) TAGS: , , , , ,

Nicki Minaj “Catch Me” MP3

We remember when every line Nick Minaj spat seemed like a battle cry. Now, after a long album cycle of pop radio sweetness and cotton candy cute, a bonus track has emerged from around the … read more »

POSTED May 26, 2011 5:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

FADER Ladies Outshone Everyone at the Met Gala Last Night

The Met Costume Institute Gala is the giant benefit that Anna Wintour hosts every year for the fanciest folks in New York, and this year, quite a few FADER-beloved ladies walked the red carpet, outshining, … read more »

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