This is dope, but it would have been 1000x more dope if it was done on Fallon’s show…
PunchBowl TV caught up with Kanye West’s protege, Kid Cudi.
In this interview he talks about:
– Only releasing three albums
– Working with Jay-Z on BP3
– His relationship with Kanye West
– Being perceived as “cocky”
– His critically acclaimed debut album, “Man on the Moon”
Footage of CuDi’s set from Friday night’s Sprite Green + G.O.O.D. Music + RSVP Gallery event. Homeboy performs songs off Man on the Moon, his various mixtapes and even goes into Already Home off of Jay’s BP3.
Common makes a suprise appearance with Scotty to perform Make Her Say and a couple of his classics including The People, Resurrection & The Corner…
Last night in Chicago, Sprite Green hosted the opening of RSVP Gallery, which is the brand new art gallery/boutique brought to you by Marc Moran, Don C and Virgil Abloh. The event was sponsored by Sprite Green and G.O.O.D. Music, and the whole city was abuzz about who was going to show up and perform last night. Hosted by Hollywood Holt & Timbuck2, the night featrured DJ sets from Million $ Mano and Don Cannon (the, the, the, THE CANNON) and surprise performances from such G.O.O.D Music artists as Really Doe, GLC, Mr. Hudson, Consequence, Big Sean, Common and Kid Cudi. Free drinks, free food and free entertainment ofthe highest caliber.
Frequent visitors of the site (real sorry for the ridiculous amount of slacking fam…) know that we DREAD these kinds of posts, but almost a whole week out of the game leaves us with no choice… A slew of jams for you to pick and choose from including tracks from *deep breathe – 6th Sense, A&E (Masta Ace & Edo G’s collabrative project), Brother Ali (alongside Joell Ortiz & Freeway), cARTer (with a guest spot from the Underground King, Bun B), Consequence (suprisingly featuring Rick Ross and production from Statik Selektah), CurT@!N$, Don Notz (guest featuring Ali Vegas & Torae), Ice Cube, the homie J.A.M.E.S Watts, a few joints from CuDi, Lee Bannon alongside U-N-I, Talib Kweli, Zion I and Sha Stimuli, new shit from Ladies Love Cool James, the final version of the Madonna x Lil Wayne song, a collab between N.O.R.E. and Bun B, OC & AG, Raekwon, new heat off of Royce’s Street Hop, Saigon, Sean P!, unreleased Snoop from the Death Row days, some new Term, The Black Keys featuring Jim Jones and Mos Def (ridiculous), U-N-I featuring Theo and CurT, Nino Bless & Rass Kass and finally Vibes w/ Royce. – exhale*
Download: Best@it (Ft. Freeway & Joell Ortiz) – Brother Ali
Download: The Return 2 (Ft. U-N-I, Talib Kweli, Zion I & Sha Stimuli) – Lee Bannon
Download: New Money – Royce Da 5’9″
Download: Broken Safety 2 (The Incredible P) – Sean Price
Download: Hoochie Coo (Ft. Mos Def & Jim Jones) – The Black Keys
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With BET Award and MTV Video Music Award nominations before his first album even dropped, KiD CuDi talks to SoulCulture about being overwhelmed with public attention, the highlights of working with Jay-Z and Kanye West and his plan to cease making solo albums once he’s done “telling the story”.
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Kid Cudi passed through my show on the eve of his album release, and talked on:
*The Man on the Moon album.
*Featuring on the Jay-z album.
*The discussions with Wale on Twitter.
*Working with Drake.
Cudi spits a live off the dome freestyle over Diddy’s new joint, ‘Angels’.
Check out the full 90 minute interview here: bbc.co.uk/1xtra/semtex