Every day there are tons of music related tidbits that float around the Internet, but how is one to know what’s good, what’s worth listening to and what everyone will be talking about tomorrow?
Well, you’re in luck, because GlobalGrind has rounded up some of the coolest, most buzzworthy musical information of the day and you can find it here all in one place.
THIS JUST IN: T.I.
WHAT: T.I. will reportedly be a free man on September 29. The rapper has been incarcerated for violating terms of his probation since November 1 and is serving an 11-month sentence.
VIDEOS AND VISUALS: Jennifer Lopez, “I’m Into You,” featuring Lil Wayne
WHAT: Lil Wayne was noticeably absent from J. Lo’s “I’m Into You” video when it premiered on the “Today” show last week. Now, there’s a video version with Wayne’s scenes intact. Watch the video below.
THIS JUST IN: 50 Cent parts ways with sleek audio, launching new venture.
WHAT: According to a statement from 50 himself, the hip-hop mogul has dissolved his relationship with Sleek Audio. “As reported, the license arrangement between my company, G-Unit, and Sleek Audio to produce headphones branded as “Sleek by 50” has been cancelled. Instead, I have established a new company that is developing a complete line of audio accessories, including wireless headphones, offering superior sound quality along with cutting edge technology for all music lovers to enjoy. As an artist, I am committed to bringing top-of-the-line audio products to my fans, and I am excited that I have the resources to achieve just that with this new venture,” states Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson.
FRESHEST TRACK OF THE DAY: DJ Drama, “Words of Advice,” featuring Lil Wayne, Mack Maine and Kevin Cossum.
WHAT: DJ Drama is at it again … this time he’s got R&B newcomer Kevin Cossum on the hook and Weezy and Mack Maine killing it on the verses. Check out the song below.
THIS JUST IN: Lil Wayne
WHAT: Lil Wayne is extending his “I Am Still Music” tour and adding 40 more dates to the jaunt. Wayne wrapped up the first leg of the tour on May 1 at the Bamboozle festival and will head back out on July 13 in Hartford, CT.