ScHoolboy Q was all the way live last night in Los Angeles as the TDE rapper continues the heavy promotion for his recently released LP, “Oxymoron.” Decked out in his signature bucket cap and shades, Q turned the energy up for viewers at home with a performance of his latest single, “Man Of The Year.”
Sean “Diddy” Combs caught up Arsenio on his late night talk show for a one-on-one interview in front of a live studio audience. Viewers at home also tuned in as the Hip Hop entrepreneur opened up for the cameras and discussed his earliest memories as a child of his father. The Bad Boy head honcho also boasted about embodying his deceased father’s hustler spirit and charismatic characteristics. Before the clip fades to black, Diddy addresses how important it is for him to spend time with his kids despite his demanding schedule.
Nas links up for his 40th birthday with Cat Greenleaf for NBC’s Talk Stoop. The rap veteran kicks things off with reflecting on the early days of Hip Hop and explaining why today’s culture he feels is lacking integrity. Nas went on to elaborate that he feels Hip Hop nowadays has ultimately lost its “realness” and addresses his different personalities on and off stage. Watch as the Queensbridge legend also encouraged Greenleaf to take the honest route after she asked for advice on how to approach her adopted black children about the use of the n-word.
Kendrick Lamar was all the way live tonight as he took the stage at the 2013 American Music Awards for a special performance. The TDE front man treated audience members and viewers at home to a dope live rendition of “Swimming Pools” and “Poetic Justice.” Lamar’s new label mate, SZA, was also in attendance as she provided background vocals for the Compton rapper’s Good Kid m.A.A.d. City standout tracks.
Wiz Khalifa grabs a seat on DJ Skee’s infamous white couch for the latest episode of AXS TV’s SKEE Live. The Taylor Gang rapper got a special surprise from one of his favorite childhood cartoon characters as DJ Skee decided to bring out Leonardo from the Ninja Turtles. Take a look as the life-size character came out bearing gifts like Pizza and a joint for the rap superstar.
David Blaine aired a new special last night with ABC entitled Real or Magic. The infamous street illusionist is still blowing minds away with his wizardry and this time he shows off a couple of tricks for the camera with Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, Kanye West, Woody Harrelson, Brian Cranstron and more. Check out Blaine as he appears to stick himself with an ice pick.
Rapper Childish Gambino sits down for an interview on The Arsenio Hall Show. The two discuss the meaning behind Gambino’s photo he posted on Instagram which contained a Ramada Inn notepad that listed a few things that the rapper was scared of. Interestingly enough, Childish’s list also revealed that he was apparently afraid of becoming Tyrese. Watch as Gambino breaks down exactly what he meant to Arsenio in front of a live studio audience.
Odd Future front man Tyler, The Creator made a recent appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show for an exclusive interview. The Los Angeles based artist explained to viewers why he chooses not to drink or smoke, encouraged kids to follow their dreams rather than what their parents want and shared his disappointment with the YouTube Music Awards. Getting real comfortable as he kicked up his feet on stage, Tyler also addressed his passion for directing and took a moment to get a little serious as he spoke on the power that society tends to give certain words.