N.Y. Post reports that it is official, and Kanye West has signed a deal with Adidas worth around $10 million. Kanye previously had a deal with Nike (Air Yeezy's) in which Kanye has recently put the company on blast, claiming to have barely received any royalties for his sneakers. This was the reason for Ye' cutting ties with them and moving on. Adidas and Mr. West? Hmm...Interesting.
Tyrese arrives at Paul Walker's crash site and cries, clearly showing the hurt he's enduring. A crowd watches the r&b singer as he mourns his friend's death. Rest in Peace Paul Walker.
The AMA's were last night, and many artists performed to the crowd at the Nokia Theatre in LA. If you missed the awards, here are some of the more interesting performances from last night's AMA's! Check out Justin Timberlake, TDE, Rihanna, and more!
Rihanna - Diamonds
TLC w/ Lil Mama - "Waterfalls"
Nicki Minaj has ventured into another business opportunity, announcing the release of her own line of Beats By Dre headphones. And what color will they be? Of course...Pink. Wouldn't be Nicki if they weren't! The "Pink Pro" headphones match the color of her two other beats products (Pink Pill speaker & urBeats in ear's) and in addition are launching due to the celebration of the third anniversary of Nicki's debut album Pink Friday.
Nicki's Beats will be available for purchase on the Beats official website and will retail at $399.95!
Pusha T has had great success with the recent release of his album "My Name Is My Name. Last night, he made an appearance on the Jimmy Kimmel Show, and performed his song "S.N.I.T.C.H." which features producer and music-great Pharrell Williams. Watch as 2 of hip hop's heavy hitters perform together on one stage!
As many of you know, BBC Radio's Zane Lowe, whom interviewed Kanye a few weeks ago, now has done an interesting interview with Eminem as well. Adding to the interview, Eminem performed a few records, old and new, with a live band in the BBC Studios. Check out as "Slim Shady" performs his classic hit record "Stan"!
One of the "most interesting men in the world" (of course other than the Dos Equis man) Jay-Z never ceases to amaze his fans. Just recently, there was reportedly a buyer of the late Jean-Michel Basquiat's 1982 "Mecca" piece. It's now surfaced that this buyer was hip hop's very own Jigga! The rap/business mogul added this piece to his collection of art considering all of his art/artist references in his recent Magna Carta Holy Grail album. Click here to shoot over to hotnewhiphop.com and see the full story!
MMG artist Omarion aka "Maybach O" drops his new visual to "Leave You Alone, off his recently released mixtape "Care Package 2". Check out O's new video below!