This year’s Annual Grammy Awards are shaping up nicely with the first official performances announced today including an exclusive performance from the mysterious electronic duo and former VIBE cover stars Daft Punk. This will be the Robots’ first television performance since they shut the stage down back in 2008 at the 50th Grammy Awards Ceremony. The helmet-wearing duo are nominated for four awards this year including Album Of The Year and Best Dance/Electronica Album for Random Access Memories and Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for ‘Get Lucky’ featuring Pharrell Williams. Meanwhile, K.Dot bagged himself seven nominations this year for Best New Artist, Album of the Year, Best Rap Album for Good Kid, M.A.A.D City , Best R&B Performance for “How Many Drinks” featuring Miguel, Best Rap Performance for “Swimming Pools (Drank),” Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Now Or Never” featuring Mary J Blige and Best Rap Song for “Fuckin’ Problems” featuring Drake, 2 Chainz and A$AP Rocky produced by Noah “40″ Shebib.
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It’s been a long time coming for an N.W.A. movie, and it looks like things are moving in the right direction. F. Gary Gray will direct the film and now Jonathan Herman will write the script after Andrew Berloff wrote an initial draft. Herman has been hot as of late, writing ‘Demonologists’ for Robert Zemeckis, as well as an untitled hacker movie to be produced by Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson.
If you didn’t already plan to tune into the GRAMMY’s next year, you now have a major reason. Kendrick Lamar confirmed via Twitter that he will be gracing the GRAMMY stage on Jan. 26 for a performance. Jan.
The story of rap super crew N.W.A.’s rise to fame will soon be coming to a theatre near you. According to The Hollywood Reporter , the Ice Cube-produced biopic Straight Outta Compton finally has a writer. Jonathan Herman will be penning the project for Universal Pictures.
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VIBE.com is giving away free tickets for you to see Common live in concert. This week we have two sets of tickets for each of the concerts below. All you have to do is tweet us your favorite Common song to @VIBEMagazine with the hashtag #VIBEGiveaway.
Danity Kane isn’t the only group from MTV’s Making The Band making a comeback. The five-guy counterpart group, Day 26 ,is stepping back into the studio for a 2014 re-debut. The Diddy-formed R&B group comprised of Brian, Willie, Robert, Big Mike, and Que will make a 34-city run with all original cast members. Que left the group in 2009 and 3 years later, the rest of his bandmates followed
After announcing his North American solo tour ’2 Good To Be T.R.U.” which kicks off February 2nd in Boston, 2 Chainz is now announcing a philanthropy event in Atlanta. On December 21st, through his T.R.U. Foundation, 2 Chainz will host a basketball tournament for kids between the ages of 10 and 13 at North Clayton High School. Winners will receive the coveted trophy, along with special prizes and an Adidas uniform.
Life is good for Kendrick Lamar. The TDE golden child recently grabbed up seven Grammy nominations for his highly-praised debut good kid, m.A.A.d. city . “It’s crazy that it’s even nominated in that [Album of the Year] category,” he told Power 106′s Rikki Martinez before taking the stage at Cali Christmas 2013, “cause it’s a really raw album so there’s not too much crossover. To be put in that light is a win by itself.” RELATED: Kendrick Lamar, J.Cole, Rick Ross Perform At Cali Christmas 2013 K.Dot also discussed hitting J