Monday, March 29, 2010
News You Should Know About 3/29
All the hip hop news and news link tidbits from the days past.
Cleveland Plain Dealer - Rapper Flesh-N-Bone of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony arrested Sunday night during concert at House of Blues in Cleveland
Independent - Missy Elliott Added To UK's Wireless Festival At Hyde Park, London
Hip Hop DX - Non-Phixion Affiliate "Uncle Howie" Tenenbaum Dies
Newsweek - Erykah Badu's Maverick R&B
Ballerstatus - Kelis Shows Off Her Cooking Skills For Private Dinner/Album Listening Session
Barbados Advocate - No show: Vybz Kartel, Mavado concert cancelled
Roger Friedman's Showbiz 411 - Sony Music Bloodbath: Beyonce and the Boss’s Peeps Are Purged
Billboard.biz - Stakes Are High as Labels, Broadcasters Lobby Over Performance Royalties
Spinner - Live Nation Introduces 'Digital Wristbands' to Replace Paper Tickets
All Hip Hop - Talib, Hi-Tek, Sha Money Talk Reflection Eternal's 'RPM'
Canoe Jam - K’Naan added to Juno (Canadian Music awards) lineup
New York Times - Gang Colors in the Set, Part of a Rapper’s Scheme (Nipsey Hussle SOB show review)
Ballerstatus - Paul Wall, Chamillionaire Discuss Moving Past Beef & Jealousy Over Each Other's Success
PSFK New York Conference - Brands Who Became Agencies: Decon Creative Group interview with co-founder Peter Bittenbender
South Coast Today - Mos Def proves easy-going, erudite subject (during photo shoot)
Billboard.biz - Lower CD Prices (Universal Music Group) Could Provide a Shot in the Arm
Business Week - Universal Music Group spent $660K lobbying (in Washington DC) in 4(th) (Quarter)
Singersroom - Bei Major Inks Deal With Jive Records
Billboard biz - Eve Signs With CAA For Representation
CNET - Will DJs trade laptops for iPads?