This is definitely going to be one of THE biggest musical tours of the year.
We know the frontmen, JT and Jay-Z, but I’m really digging the band, The Tennessee Kids.
In case you missed the performance from last weekend on SNL, here they all are performing Timberlake’s latest hit, Suit & Tie.
Who’s got their concert tickets already?
Music fans know Jay-Z and know that he recently held a concert series at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.
On his way to the last show in that series Jay took the subway to the venue.
While on the subway Jay sat next to a sweet-hearted older woman named Ellen
Seeing all the commotion and bodyguards around as he sat down didn’t intimidate Ellen, so she strikes up a conversation:
Ellen: Are you famous?
Ellen: What do you do?
Jay: I make music
Ellen: Say your name again so I get it
Ellen: Oh you’re Jay-Z? I know about Jay-Z.
[dropcap]A[/dropcap]ccording the an article published today by hip hop industry site SOHH, Barack Obama has the same compunction that most parents have when it comes to letting his kids listen to hip hop lyrics. Of hip hop music, the President states candidly that, “we don’t listen to it together because some of the language in there would embarrass me – at least while I’m listening to it with her.”
Despite choking on the explicit lyrics common to the rap and hip hop genres, the President got a lot of support from the black entertainment community during his successful 2008 campaign. The Black Eyed Peas campaigned everywhere they went, as did [...]
Jay-Z helped launch the career of new pop artist Rita Ora recently by taking her to the iHeartRadio studies and world premiering her new single Party and Bulls**t.
What do you think of this new track?
I’m mainly posting this because I like how cool Jay is in any situation, and like he says, it’s all about the spontaneous moment to get things done.
Good luck Rita !