BY WILL NICHOLSON
POTUS Obama Prefers Kendrick Lamar Over Drake
Barack Obama has needed to settle on some intense choices amid his time as president, however none more troublesome than the final proposal he was given amid a YouTube Q&A Friday. At the point when host Adande Thorne asked POTUS which rapper he favored—Kendrick Lamar or Drake—Obama didn't flinch. "Gotta go with Kendrick," he said. "I think Drake is an outstanding entertainer. Kendrick… his verses, his last album outstanding. Best album, I think, of last year." Also, much the same as that, the president of the United States of America picked a side in what has formed into the most fervently rap contention of our era. Obama's reaction ought to shock no one, as his love of Lamar is not really a mystery. The Compton rapper went to The White House simply a week ago, and Obama proclaimed Lamar's tune "How Much a Dollar Cost" his favorite of the year.
The Death of David Bowie
David Bowie, whose unique sound and chameleon-like capacity to rehash himself made him a popular music apparatus for over four decades, has kicked the bucket. He was 69.News of his passing incited an overflowing of distress as tributes poured in from around the globe. Reacting to the messages of backing and sensitivity, in a post on Bowie's official Facebook page, his family communicated their appreciation to the artist's armies of fans, including that they "welcome everyone’s celebration." It has been accounted for that Bowie was cremated soon after his demise. He is survived by his wife, Iman, and kids Duncan and Alexandria.
OVO X Air Jordan 10
After beginning bits of gossip that the second OVO x Jordan Brand joint effort was going to release at some point this year, Sole Collector reports the very foreseen OVO x Air Jordan 10 "Dark" is set to drop within the current year's NBA's All-Star Weekend. Fittingly, the occasion will be occurring in Drake's main residence of Toronto from February 12-14. Unless you could cop a couple at the OVO pop-up store in LA, you're going to need to check your schedules during the current second discharge since they will most likely offer out right away. Expect a sticker price of $225 USD.
PREMIUM Co. invites you to it’s Spring 16 pop-up shop at Union Market’s Maurice Electrical warehouse (5000 Pen St. NE), featuring an art installation by DC artists No King Collective. Music provided by Rock Creek Social club January 21st at 8 pm
Adele Raps Nicki Minaj “Monster” Verse
"Adele is mad ratchet" is a sentence we never thought we'd listen, yet welcome to 2016. Nicki Minaj coined the sentence and now we're here. After Adele's Carpool Karaoke session with James Corden publicized the previous evening, Minaj Instagrammed the clasp of the "Welcome" artist rapping her famous, twofold identity verse from Kanye West's "Monster." Minaj said, "Pull thruu, QUEEN!!!!!" She hailed Adele's "state of mind and fingers" and obviously "cried when she waved bye to the careers." As somebody who used to pride himself on knowing each word and signal to the verse, Adele nailed it.