A Kendrick Lamar Biography Is In the Works Detailing His “Butterfly Effect”

Bandcamp Senior Editor and Pitchfork contributor Marcus J. Moore has signed a deal with Touchstone Books to pen a cultural biography called The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America. “My book details the artist’s coming of age as an MC, how he helped resurrect two languishing genres (bebop and jazz), his profound impact on a racially

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JUST ANNOUNCED: Playboi Carti Tour Postponed

Frontier Touring regret to advise that due to exhaustion, Playboi Carti’s AU & NZ shows have been postponed with new dates to be revealed shortly. Frontier apologise for any inconvenience caused. Revised show dates are close to being rescheduled and will be announced as soon as possible. Ticketholders will be contacted directly once rescheduled tour dates

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SZA Says Her Next Album Will Be Her Last

SZA has announced that, following the release of her sophomore album, she will not be releasing any more albums. While the statement doesn’t rule out mixtapes or EPs, SZA told Flaunt in a new interview that she’s working on the best music of her life for her CTRL follow-up, admitting that she doesn’t have plans to go much further after

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The Weeknd, Travis Scott, Post Malone & More Announced At Lollapalooza

The Lollapalooza lineup is here. The Weeknd and Bruno Mars are set to headline this year’s festival, which is set to take place Aug. 2-5 at Chicago’s Grant Park. Hip-hop will be in the house with performances from Travis Scott, Logic, Post Malone, Lil Uzi Vert, Tyler, the Creator, LL Cool J, and Gucci Mane.

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JUST ANNOUNCED: Tech N9ne Live In NZ

Attention all Techniciansss: Hip-Hop Powerhouse TECH N9NE returns to New Zealand! TECH N9NE’s live shows are not for the faint of heart. With the crowd hanging onto his every movement, His shows are a non-stop party from beginning to end. Joined by long-time partner in rhyme KRIZZ KALIKO, performing as the feature support and with TECH N9NE! Having Sold

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JUST ANNOUNCED: Tech N9ne Live In Australia

Hip hop extraordinaire Tech N9ne is heading Down Under in 2018 on the back of his latest album, Planet. The US rapper will hit up Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth in September. Joining Tech N9ne on the road will be longtime collaborator Krizz Kaiko, who will be acting as support and well as performing alongside the headliner. Tickets to Tech

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