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Drink up: Big Freedia launches sparkling rose wine

With her latest project, Big Freedia will be popping corks. New Orleans' own Queen of Bounce now has her own wine: a sparkling rose from Italy's Lombardy region. Freedia discovered the wine while traveling. It's called Ca' Di Frara. But she changed the name a bit for her fans.

December 7th, 2017|Tags: , , |

What a Performer Can’t Travel Without-Big Freedia-New York Times

The musician and television star Big Freedia — the best-known name in the energetic New Orleans style of hip-hop called bounce music — performs around the world and appears in Beyoncé videos and Terrence Malick films. But she always comes home to New Orleans. The sixth season [...]

September 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

LGBT Entertainment Preview 2016: What music to hear | EW.com

BIG FREEDIA The Queen of New Orleans Bounce has gone mainstream with a Fuse TV show and an appearance on Beyoncé’s “Formation,” an experience she describes as “one of the best moments forever.” She’ll return with a new genre she’s calling BDM, a.k.a. bounce dance music. Source: [...]

July 12th, 2016|

Exclusive Hip Hop News, Interviews, Rumors, Rap & Music Videos | Allhiphop » Rapper “MC Hawking” To Perform For Real Stephen Hawking At 2016 Starmus Festival

Satirical Hip-Hop artist MC Hawking announced that he will be performing at the 2016 Starmus Festival as the rapping alter ego of the super genius theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking. Ken Lawrence, better known as MC Hawking created his Stephen Hawking alter-ego in the early 2000s and became [...]

July 12th, 2016|

Satirical Nerdcore Rapper M.C. Hawking Set to Perform For Stephen Hawking at STARMUS Festival

"Imitating Stephen Hawking is a bold move, but doing it with wit and satire is an endearing statement. Hailing from Gloucester, Massachusetts is musician Ken Lawrence whose better known moniker is M.C. Hawking. In the early 2000s, Lawrence created this alter-ego by producing tracks using the synthesized [...]

July 12th, 2016|

Duo – Onry Ozzborn: Album of the Month | Seattle Music | Seattle Met

The Seattle MC enlists his friends for a diverse and entirely collaborative hip-hop gem. "Everybody needs a little help from their friends from time to time. On his new album Duo, Seattle alternative hip-hop artist Onry Ozzborn takes that idea to the extreme. All of Duo’s 16 [...]

April 6th, 2016|

Onry Ozzborn On “Duo,” Grayskul and Rhymesayers. | HipHopDX

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rNAFfgWou_w Rap duet project boast features from Eligh, AESOP Rock, Homeboy Sandman and more. Several years have passed since Onry Ozzborn dropped his last solo project Hold on For Dear Life. One of Northwest Hip Hop’s key individuals had to be extremely busy balancing roles with [...]

March 23rd, 2016|Tags: , , |

Premiere: Factor Chandelier “The Magic City” official music video | Surviving the Golden Age

In April, Factor Chandelier will be releasing his new album, Factoria. The album is named after a failed industrial suburb planned around a series of factories to be built in Saskatoon, Saskatchewa… Source: Premiere: Factor Chandelier “The Magic City” official music video | Surviving the Golden Age

March 15th, 2016|

FACTOR CHANDELIER ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM ‘FACTORIA’–AVAILABLE APRIL 15

Producer extraordinaire Graham Murawsky aka Factor Chandelier, is excited to announce his follow-up to the 2013 Woke Up Alone, Factoria on Fake Four Records. His fifth solo project, Factor builds a city of expansive beats that bang with punishing drums and industrial clatter that at one moment [...]

March 4th, 2016|