Berry Gordy

'Motown the Musical' Feels the Love Back in the Motor City

There was plenty of love in the room when Berry Gordy and dozens of Motown alumni -- artists, musicians executives, recording engineers, secretaries and more -- gathered at Detroit's Roostertail nightclub to celebrate the opening of "Motown The Musical" back where the company started in 1958.
Run the Jewels, 2014.

Watch El-P Audition Cats For Run the Jewels’ Meow Remix Album

El- and Killer Mike’s keep-it-real hip-hip collaboration Run the Jewels recently hit its Kickstarter goal of $40,000, making the bonkers idea of "Meow the Jewels" -- their new album remixed entirely via cat noises -- a reality. In that spirit, El-P headed down to Brooklyn’s Bark Animal Shelter to audition some real cats for spots on the album.
FKA Twigs at Pitchfork 2014

Watch FKA Twigs Make Google Glass Look Really, Really Cool in New Commercial

FKA Twigs’ mesmerizing 2014 debut certainly sounds like a sexy, stylish future, so for the folks at Google, bringing the singer/dancer/artist on for an ad was a smooth move. In a new two-minute commercial video for Google Glass -- titled #throughglass -- Twigs moves and dances and contorts with the device on, looking far cooler than any of us could ever hope to.
Killer Mike and El-P of Run The Jewels

Taylor Swift’s ‘Welcome to New York’ Makes El-P Want to Leave New York

El-P was born in Brooklyn and has more or less resided in New York City ever since. Even when he’s rapping about drones over his hometown, it seems he’s been content to take the good with the bad and stick around. But it looks like Taylor Swift’s latest "1989" offering is enough to make him reconsider.

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