“Guns go off when I enter the building” sings MIA on “YALA” a cut off her forthcoming record Matangi and she certainly knows how to make an entrance Last night at Manhattan’s Terminal 5 following an opening set by Harlem-bred DJ Venus X (who also provided the backing beats throughout… …read more
Though MIA’s fourth studio album Matangi won’t hit shelves until November 5th the rapper has posted individual streams of all 15 tracks on her VEVO account MIA Answers YOLO With ‘YALA’ Branching from the gritty electronic hip-hop of “Bring the Noize” to the seductive R&B-pop of “Sexodus” …read more
The Beastie Boys’ Mike D makes over Portugal The Man’s poppy recent single “Modern Jesus” not in his image but in a much more upbeat hip-hop/electro crossover The original track as found on the group’s Danger Mouse–produced latest record Evil Friends sounded light and pensive as frontman John Gourley sang… …read more
The second chapter in the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow saga, the 3DS’s Mirror of Fate, brought the series closer to its roots than it has been in years. Side-scrolling action made a comeback, with a small amount of Symphony of the Night-style exploration in tow, but it also maintained the …read more
Rapper Tone-EZ brings to life a dark twisted love story that’s perfect for Halloween. In order to prove his love for his queen Maliah, he murders his own exes. His calling card? A black rose. Check out the murderous, crazy-in-love plot.
Tags Miley Cyrus, Ellen DeGeneres, Nicki Minaj, Lil Kim, featured …read more
Food For Thought: WNBA Star Skylar Diggins Talks Her Ideal First Date And Whether She Can Rap (Pt. 2)
In part one of our Food For Thought clip, VIBE’s own Bonsu Thompson sat down with Skylar Diggins to talk all things roundball and Roc Nation. But once those ice breakers were out the way, their sit down at Phillipe’s got a bit more personal. Check out the second half …read more
Rick Ross certainly knows how to make a gathering feel exclusive.
Last night (Oct. 29), the MMG HNIC invited a select crop of industry heads down to Manhattan’s Spotted Pig restaurant, where we we led through a second-floor door labeled EMPLOYEES ONLY and climbed a back staircase to finally arrive …read more
Yuna’s blesses us with her beautiful voice on her new album Nocturnal, which dropped in stores, iTunes and everywhere else today (Oct. 29). VIBE was lucky enough to watch the 26-year-old Scorpio in all her head-wrapped splendor when she dropped by our HQs to put on a live show. Watch …read more