Interview: Tasha the Amazon


Tasha the Amazon lives in Toronto. Her career got publicly rolling when she co-founded the synth-pop/hip-hop outfit, Candy Coated Killahz, and that’s when I first found out about her. Having honed her hook-writing skills and sharpened her production blade, Tasha is, in my opinion, a cutting-edge mind in the industry, and a unique voice in [...]

Watch: A$AP Rocky – Goldie (NSFW)

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If your morning seems to be lacking in Paris backdrops and gold-plated everything, then we have the perfect new video for you! A$AP Rocky released his self-directed (with the help of fashion designer Alexander Wang) video for “Goldie” today. Below is Rocky’s comment on the video. Basically the concept of the video is to be [...]

A$AP Rocky’s SXSW Show Shut Down After a Brawl with Audience Members


The A$AP Rocky show at the at the Vice Kills Texas party ended in violence after a fight broke out between Rocky, his crew and a drunken rowdy crowd, reports Spinner. Things got heated when a member of Rocky’s crew had bandana snatched by a stage-diver. They asked that they item be returned when someone in [...]

2012 Pitchfork Music Festival Lineup Announced


Pitchfork has announced the initial lineup for their annual music festival. The Pitchfork Music Festival will take place at Chicago’s Union Park July 13-15 and will include performances by Vampire Weekend, Feist and A$AP Rocky. Others schedule to perform include Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Hot Chip, AraabMUZIK, the Fied, Liturgy, Kendrick Lamar, Grimes, Cloud Nothings, Tim Hecker, and Willis Earl Beal. Tickets go on sale Friday, March [...]

A$AP Rocky Meets Rakim

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A$AP Rocky, government name Rakim Mayers recently got to meet his namesake, the legendary emcee Rakim on the Angie Martinez Show. Surprised, Rocky called up his mother during the interview and she was equally ecstatic about meeting the man she named her son after. During the interview, Rocky recalls the story of how his mother ran [...]

Video: A$AP Rocky – “Wassup”


The Harlem pretty boy hooks up with Vice for his latest music video. The clip for Wassup finds A$AP Rocky in a dream word that incorporate concepts from Scarface, Belly, Enter The Dragon, The Warriors and Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory. Imagine taking these classic films, along with Rocky’s explosive personality and turning it into a three minute music [...]

Coachella 2012 Lineup Announced


The Black Keys, Bon Iver, Snoop Dogg, Neon Indian, A$AP Rocky and Radiohead are just a few acts playing at Coachella 2012.

A$AP Rocky Hits The Road


The rapper has announced 11 tour dates kicking off in January.