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Travis Scott Is Headed On Tour


If you love Travis Scott, then you will love the announcement he recently made… He’s heading on tour!

Following the popular release of his sophomore album Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight, which made it at the number 1 spot on the Billboard 200 list, Scott is ready to set out on his 25 city tour.

The tour, which will include cities like Coachella, Las Vegas, New York, and more, will start off on Friday, March 10th in New Orleans.

Scott has been teasing the Birds Eye View tour for weeks, and now, the days have finally come.

But that’s not the only major announcement he made. He also announced that he will be starting his own music label called Cactus Jack Records. 

While there are no shows in the Los Angeles area, if you are hitting one up, let us know how you liked it!

Check out the dates below or go to TravisScott.com:

03-10 New Orleans, LA – BUKU Music + Art Project
03-17 Las Vegas, NV – Jewel
04-12 Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Bowl
04-14 Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival
04-21 Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival
04-27 Wallingford, CT – Oakdale
04-30 New York, NY – Terminal 5
05-02 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
05-04 Portsmouth, VA – Portsmouth Pavilion
05-05 Charlotte, NC – Metro Credit Union
05-06 St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheatre
05-07 Miami, FL – Rolling Loud
05-11 Houston, TX – Revention
05-12 Oklahoma City, OK – Criterion
05-13 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
05-15 Kansas City, MO – Uptown Theater
05-17 St. Louis, MO – Pageant
05-18 Milwaukee, WI – The Eagles Ballroom
05-19 Grand Rapids, MI – 20 Monroe Live
05-21 Cleveland, IN – Nautica
05-24 Indianapolis, IN – Farmers Bureau
05-25 Cincinnati, OH – PNC Pavilion
05-27 Des Moines, IA – 7 Flags
05-28 St. Paul, MN – Soundset
05-31 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
06-01 Boise, ID – Revolution Center
06-02 Eugene, OR – Cuthbert Amphitheater
06-08-11 Manchester, TN – Bonnaroo
06-25 Frankfurt, Germany – Wireless
07-06-08 Frauenfeld, Germany – Openair Frauenfeld
07-07 Berlin, Germany – Splash!
07-09 Turku, Finland – Ruisrock


Gasp, Get Out! Jordan Peele Becomes First Black Writer-Director With A $100M Movie Debut



This weekend, Jordan Peele made history becoming the first African American writer-director to hit a $100 million movie debut with Get Out. For three weekends in a row, the socially-aware-horror movie has remained a hit at the box office, raking in an estimated $111 million coming from the modest budget of $4.5 million.

Although the debut feature has received unanimous acclaim from critics, held a $4.5 million budget and starred a largely unknown cast, Peele along with Universal Pictures/Blumhouse have reached a new milestone and set a new studio record.

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Young Dolph Responds To Shooters With New ‘Bulletproof’ Album



Following the CIAA weekend shooting in Charlotte, NC two weeks ago, in which he left unscathed, Young Dolph is now speaking on the event on his new track “That’s How I Feel,” off of his newly announced upcoming project, Bulletproof.

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The Entrepreneurial Story of How Jay-Z Ended Up Wearing A ‘Retired Drug Dealer’ Hat

While out on the town in their city of Las Vegas, two young Black entrepreneurs, founders of CourtsideNYC, Wayne Lewis and Al Maddin, decided they were going to create a hat with the phrase “RETIRED DRUG DEALER”, after seeing an elderly man wearing one that read “RETIRED MILITARY”.

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BUKU Music + Art Project 2017 Recap: What Are You Going To Be?



Year five for the BUKU Music + Art Project brings out the locals amid an odd put together lineup.

“What is this festival trying to be?”

Personally, I’ve covered the BUKU Music + Art Project for a different outlets. There’s always the lingering issue of the festival lineup just being all over the place. Why? Who knows. Maybe they just want the festival to be a part of the culture; like a giant pot of buku gumbo filled with genre flavors for all tastebuds. But if we look at last year’s turnout, Buku sold the entire festival out for both days. This year, however, didn’t quite go the same way.

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Chance the Rapper says he’ll donate $1 million to Chicago public schools

Chance the Rapper says he’ll donate $1 million to Chicago public schools Chance the Rapper on remaining unsigned, his tattoo and being a dad

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Jay Z On Songwriting Hall Of Fame Induction: “This Is A Win For US”

Jay Z has responded to the announcement of his induction on Twitter.

On Wednesday, Jay Z was announced as the very first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Jay has now responded to the announcement in a very rare tweet, suggesting that this far more than a personal success for the rapper, but a historic moment in culture.

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Chance The Rapper Reportedly Turns Down $10M To Stay Independent

Chance The Rapper is reportedly turning down generous offers from record labels.

Since his historic win at the 2017 Grammy Awards, Chance The Rapper has had more offers than ever, according to sources. The New York Post reports that the Chi-Town emcee is turning down $10 million in offers from record labels. 

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Uncle Drew Returns With Baron Davis and J.B. Smoove For All-Star 2017 and Gets His Own Full Length Movie

     Kyrie Irving will resurrect his “Uncle Drew” alter ego during the All-Star weekend in New Orleans this weekend.

A new clip called “Uncle Drew” will debut during the All-Star Game.

The new commercial features NBA All-Star Baron Davis as “Louis,” and actor J.B. Smoove as “Angelo.” Read More »

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