June 18, 2012


News Notes: Chief Keef Signs With Interscope & More

"Everyday" Music Video Still
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Chief Keef Signs with Interscope
17-year-old Chicago rapper Chief Keef signed a deal with Interscope that includes a line of Beats by Dre headphones called Beats by Keef, a movie deal, and a label imprint. [MTV RapFix]

Bob Dylan's Never Ending Tour Continues to Never End
The rock and folk icon just announced a slew of dates in Canada and the U.S. Midwest for this August. [Bob Dylan]

Stephen King's Rock Band is Breaking Up
Horror writer Stephen King plays in a cover band called the Rock Bottom Remainders, and now they're breaking up. Authors Dave Barry, Amy Tan and Mitch Albom are in the group too! Their last shows happen in California this month. This is almost sad news. [Vulture]

Snoop Dogg Drops the Video for "Executive Branch"
Snoop is promoting his own line of Executive Branch cigars with this video. We can't wait for him to roll out the Legislative and Judicial smokes too! Watch the video here. Also, the song, which samples "Mr. Big Stuff," sounds amazing. [RapRadar]