Born on August 16th, 1989 in Los Angeles CA, Kenneth “K-STARS” Holt is an emerging independent rapper under his own brand and company, DyverCity Ent.LLC. Leaving the Golden State at 18 years old, he eventually landed in Norfolk VA where he resides now. Influenced by Kanye West and Kid Cudi, he was inspired to start … Continue reading K-STARS – A Voice Unheard [Mixtape] (Hosted by DJ Karee)
Through his deeply personal lyrics (and social media posts), Kid Cudi has been very honest about his battles with drugs and depression over the years. Just a few months ago, he admitted that he thinks “about blowin [his] brains out a handful a times a week.” Now, in a wide-ranging conversation with Pharrell and Scott Vener on their Beats 1 … Continue reading Kid Cudi Opens Up About Fame, Drugs, Early Career Struggles with Pharrell on OTHERtone
Kid Cudi is all about breaking boundaries and so is Pharrell, so it only makes sense the two of them were cooking up something special together. This news comes courtesy of Cudi’s Twitter feed. “Got some magic from Pharrell lastnite. New collabs, new energy, new frequency,” he says. He also addresses his forthcoming album, Passion, Pain … Continue reading Kid Cudi Announces Collaboration With Pharrell
Image via Instagram Earlier this month, Kid Cudi revealed that he’s planning to release an album for fall despite the fact that his summer album, Passion, Pain, & Demon Slayin, is already in the works. Cudi has already teased a collaboration with André 3000, but it looks like there’s another one to look forward to … Continue reading Kid Cudi and Pharrell Have Been Working on New Music Together
Kid Cudi blesses his fans with a new song to kick the weekend off. “Goodbye” was produced by Cudi and frequent collaborator Dot Da Genius. Stream it up top.
Image via Twitter Kid Cudi has big plans. He claims to have two albums in the works, was in the studio with André 3000, and recently took part in an all-star stand against gun violence. Most importantly, however, he’s on a musical hot streak. We were gifted with the Mike WiLL collaboration “All In” a … Continue reading Kid Cudi's Hot Streak Continues with New Song "Goodbye"
Images via Wikimedia Commons Billboard has rallied together with a large number of artists and important people in the music industry to sign an open letter addressed to Congress. The open letter urges congress to “Stop Gun Violence Now,” and appears on the cover of this week’s issue of the magazine. “As leading artists and … Continue reading Paul McCartney, Pusha T, Kid Cudi, and More Sign Open Letter on Gun Control
Image via TMZ The motto behind G.O.O.D. Music’s acronym—getting out our dreams—might apply to another artist if recent news holds true. TMZ reports that Cameron Grey (the man who approached Kanye West after a Big Sean show at House of Blues LA and freestyled for him) is in the studio with Ye’s team—Anthony Kilhoffer, in particular. … Continue reading Kanye West Reportedly Working with Rapper Who Approached Him After 2015 Show
Image via @kidcudi Following the tragic shooting at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, that killed 49 people and is the deadliest mass shooting in United States history, Kid Cudi has spoken out and called upon his hip-hop peers to be more vocal in their support of the LGBT community. In a series of tweets, … Continue reading Kid Cudi Wants Hip-Hop To Be More Vocal In Supporting LGBT Community
Orlando, FL – Grammy Award-winning rapper Kid Cudi has plans on changing the Hip Hop community’s attitude towards the LGBT community, in light of the mass shooting that occurred at gay nightclub Pulse Sunday (June 12) in Orlando Being labeled as one of the worst of its kind in American history, the attack left 49 dead … Continue reading Kid Cudi Challenges Hip Hop To Change Its Attitude Towards LGBT Community