Posts Tagged: rick ross

London Grammar, "Nightcall" (Kavinsky Cover)

You guys remember that incredible, Death Star-in-the-club Kavinsky song from the Drive soundtrack; this cover by London Grammar is fluid, slightly operatic, and really lovely, with singer Hannah Reid sounding as impressive as ever. It also reminds me of Flight Facilities' "Clair De Lune," which was one of my very favorite late-night work songs last year:

Also good today: the new single by Erik Hassle. Less good, for obvious thematic reasons: this Rick Ross remix of "Royals."


Kanye Chews on a Dead Girl in His "Monster" Preview Video

He also hangs them from the ceiling and squishes them into couches.


He's Into Fine Fish With a Slight Lime Twist

"I remember when I couldn't afford to eat like this. It was ramen noodles and the San Francisco Treat [Rice-A-Roni]. Dessert? Get you a honey bun and put a slice of cheese on it. Put it in the microwave for 45 seconds and you had the gift of a lifetime." —Bon Appétit asked Rick Ross about food because he likes to rap about food. Being in suites and eating crab meats was not addressed, but his recipes for cheese-topped honey buns and cheese-topped tilapia and broccoli were.


Aight, BET

What was your favorite part of the BET Awards last night? Nicki Minaj's tearaway skirt? Chaka Khan's Whitney tribute? (Yes. Scroll to 15:45.) All the rappers lip synching for no reason? (By the way, they should've given a Chillest Person award to the lady who says "Maybach Music."Soulja Boy tears? 1,000 cutaways to Bey's awesome hairHologramborghini? D'Angelo being boring but at least still being D'Angleo, hot damn? Least favorite part: Idris Elba losing anything. Ever. Idris Elba FTWFAE!