...and no, The World doesn't care.
There’s not that much to say about Tyga’s career thus far. His cousin is the guy from Gym Class Heroes and he tends to find his way onto a lot of other people’s albums, but despite having a respectable amount of name recognition, it wasn’t until relatively recently that he had a true hit. As one of the most well-known second-stringers in the game, he did manage to find his way to Young Money in hopes of using Lil Wayne’s star power to increase his own, but while Careless World will certainly please his old fans, it seems unlikely to earn him many new ones.
The unique songstress returns with her anticipated sophomore set.
Santigold was ahead of her time when she dropped her 2008 self-titled debut, Santogold (she later changes her name to Santigold). Now, as more and more urban acts experiment with electro sounds, the world -- well, the mainstream music world -- finally seems ready to embrace the genius that is Santigold. Its a good thing that she is finally ready to return with "Disparate Youth," the lead single from her forthcoming sophomore album, Master of My Make Believe. Check it out here.
Not every celeb deserved to be there
Oakland's new main attraction
From: Oakland, CA
Why You Should Get To Know Them: Because they're making "Cloud Rap" a thing.
Every rapper you know schemes on Rick Ross's mixtape hit
"The Hip-Hop Violinist" pays homage to the late, great Ms. Houston
As the world continues to come to grips with the recent passing of Whitney Houston, artists are beginning to pay homage to her. The incredible Miri Ben-Ari recently took to her YouTube page to pay her respects. Check out her moving tribute here and let us know what you think.
Her tales of love and loss resonate, but don't resound
It's time to get re-acquainted with Odd Future's youngest member.
From: Los Angeles, CA
Why You Should Get To Know Him: Because Odd Future's most elusive member is finally home.
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