Modest Mouse finally get to work on that new album; Jay-Z, Nas, Justin Timberlake and Timbaland are doing something; members of Wu-Tang, Odd Future, and Neptunes team up for the year's craziest jam session, Kanye collaborates with Daft Punk and Q-Tip, and
MTV has declared the winner of the 2012 raps wars … and it’s not Macklemore.
While many hip-hop tours have struggled with cancellations, Movement festival's promoters have told FL that they're committed to delivering “the hip-hop event of 2013”.
"We want to become an event that over time, fans of hip hop, R&B and urban music treat as their annual, high calibre multi-bill event."
Nas will headline Australia's newest festival in April.
Sunday, 20th of February 2011, the final day of the Good Vibrations tour in a cool overcast Perth was the day the music lovers won.
Gumboot weather didn't deter punters from a fun day of pop, hip-hop and adventures through New AmErykah.
Nas hit Brisbane's Tivoli Theatre in his first headline tour of Australia, bringing DJ whizz Qbert and freestyle champion MC Supernatural along for the ride.
Adelaide came to see a hip-hop show, and got a rock show instead at Thebarton Theatre.
Hip-hop heavyweights Nas and Chali 2na plus one very special guest served up a feast of entertainment to the Wednesday night Palace crowd.
Low:Fi was a mad success, it rocked hard, and was well worth the price of admission, bring on next year's.