1. A Timeline of Kanye West & Kid Cudi's Relationship, Up to Their Performance Together in Chicago

    November 06, 2017 11:22 AM EST 0 0 0 Kid Cudi was performing at Chicago's Aragon Ballroom on Saturday (Nov. 4), as part of his Passion, Pain and Demon Slayin' Tour, when he surprisingly brought out South Side native Kanye West to perform "Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1,&q ...

  2. Watch Kanye West Return to Stage With Kid Cudi at Chicago Concert

    November 05, 2017 9:25 PM EST 0 0 0 Saturday night (Nov. 4), <a href="/music/Kid-Cudi">Kid Cudi</a> took the stage at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago and, to the surprise of the audience, brought out <a href="/music/kanye-west">Kanye West</a> ...

  3. Kid Cudi, A$AP Rocky & More Dazzle at Day 2 of Camp Flog Gnaw

    October 30, 2017 10:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sunday, (Oct. 29), saw festival-goers returning for Day 2 of Tyler, The Creator’s weird, wild and wonderfully wacky Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival . The festival, which concluded its sixth consecutive year, finished with a powerhouse performance by elusive ...

  4. Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' Tour: Kid Cudi Makes Triumphant Return at NYC's Summerstage

    October 07, 2017 2:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 On an eerily balmy Friday night (Oct. 6), a mile-long line stretched within New York's Central Park for Mr. Solo Dolo’s one-man show. Kid Cudi’s Wicked Awesome Records cult thronged through the concert foregrounds to witness the splendor of his ...

  5. Kid Cudi Announces Dates for Passion, Pain & Demon Slaying Tour

    August 15, 2017 2:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kid  Cudi  has maintained a relatively low profile since the release of his sixth studio album  Passion, Pain & Demon Slaying back in December, and will soon reemerge to bring his latest album on the road. On Tuesday (August 15),  Cudi  revealed ...

  6. Solange, Lana Del Rey, Kid Cudi & More to Headline Tyler, the Creator's 2017 Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival

    August 14, 2017 4:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 This year’s festival goes down Oct. 28 and 29 at Los Angeles’ Exposition Park. Tyler, the Creator ’s Camp Flog Gnaw is returning again this fall with performances from the pillars of Odd Future ( Earl Sweatshirt ,  Syd ,  Steve Lacy , Hodgy,  Domo G ...

  7. Kid Cudi Performs 'Kitchen' on 'The Tonight Show'

    February 09, 2017 1:49 PM EST 0 0 0 Kid Cudi returned to the spotlight with a small symphony, a beard and a moody performance of "Kitchen" on  The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon  (Feb. 8).  Two months before releasing his sixth studio effort  Passion, Pain and Demon Slayin&# ...

  8. Steve Aoki's 15 Best Songs: Critics' Picks

    December 29, 2016 6:36 PM EST 0 0 7 Steve Aoki has made a career of capturing life's youthful essence. He literally takes the best thing about childhood -- birthday cake -- and throws it in his fans' faces. All right, he doesn't really do that anymore, but it's a t ...

  9. Migos & Lil Uzi Vert's 'Bad and Boujee' Reaches Top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart

    December 29, 2016 12:04 PM EST 0 0 0 Meanwhile, Chris Brown’s ‘Party’ Arrives and Kid Cudi leads album debuts Hip-hop trio Migos earns its first top 10 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart as “Bad and Boujee,” featuring Lil Uzi Vert , jumps 15-8 in its seventh charting week (dated Ja ...

  10. Andre 3000's Year in Review: His 2016 Features From 'The Life of Pablo' to 'Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin'

    December 28, 2016 9:33 AM EST 0 0 0 Of the many ultimately unfounded rap rumors that spread virally in 2016, one, which Gucci Mane helped start, was particularly exciting, "I just did a record for OutKast ," Guwop boasted in a Snapchat video in September. But the speculation ...

  11. Kanye West Calls Kid Cudi's New Album 'Super Inspiring'

    December 16, 2016 5:01 PM EST 0 0 0 Kid Cudi got some free promo from Kanye West when the Chicago rapper shared an iTunes link to Cudi's new album  Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' , which dropped Friday (Dec. 16), calling the project "super inspiring." It's ...

  12. Kid Cudi Unleashes New Album 'Passion, Pain, & Demon Slayin'

    December 16, 2016 10:53 AM EST 0 0 0 Kid Cudi makes his triumphant return to hip-hop with his sixth studio album Passion, Pain, Demon Slayin' . After having a tumultuous 2016 consisting of his rocky relationship with Kanye West , beefing with Drake , and checking into rehab , Cudi ...

  13. Pre-Order Kid Cudi's New Album 'Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin'

    December 07, 2016 1:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Kid Cudi has upped the ante for next Friday’s (Dec. 16) release of his sixth full-length album Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin’ , with a little surprise for fans getting the digital pre-order. With pre-orders of the album, fans will receive instant ...

  14. Kid Cudi Announces Album Release Date, Shares New 'Baptized in Fire' With Travis Scott

    December 01, 2016 1:58 PM EST 0 0 0 Kid Cudi took to Twitter on Thursday (Dec. 1) to announce the release date of his new album, Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin’. The LP is set to release digitally Dec. 16 while the physical album drops on Dec. 23. The follow-up to 2015’s Speedin’ Bu ...

  15. ComplexCon Night 1 Highlights: Kid Cudi Returns to Stage from Rehab, Skrillex Goes to Outer Space & More

    November 06, 2016 2:08 PM EST 0 0 0 “I'm overwhelmed,” Kid Cudi said about halfway through his 50-minute set at the first annual ComplexCon. “Y'all gonna make me cry and shit.” For fans who’ve been keeping up with Cudi and his recent woes, Saturday night (Nov. 5) was a momen ...

  16. Kid Cudi's Rap Feuds: A Brief Beef History

    November 03, 2016 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Beefs in hip-hop are as common as synths in pop: you just can’t escape them. One rapper who's become embroiled in feuds lately is Kid Cudi.  Since breaking through the rap game with his 2009 hit "Day 'N' Nite," the Cleveland ...

  17. Big Sean Calls Out Naya Rivera & Kid Cudi in 'No More Interviews'

    October 31, 2016 4:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's an old saying that goes "show me your company and I'll tell you who you are." For  Big Sean 's new track "No More Interviews, the Detroit rapper rides solo while dropping bars about his ex Naya Rivera and his be ...

  18. Kid Cudi Gets Wavy in 'Surfin'' Video

    October 31, 2016 12:59 PM EDT 0 0 0 Despite checking into rehab earlier this month and engaging in a beef with Drake , Kid Cudi continues to ride his own waves in the official video for "Surfin'," featuring Pharrell Williams , which emerged today (Oct. 31). Before his r ...

  19. Kid Cudi Responds to Drake Diss: 'I Wanna See You Say It to My Face'

    October 28, 2016 2:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 After checking into rehab earlier this month, Kid Cudi  returned to Twitter with gratitude for his fans' support, and some fighting words for Drake . The Toronto rapper announced a new project titled  More Life  and unleashed four tracks earlie ...

  20. Monica, Pete Wentz, Tegan And Sara & More Offer Well Wishes to Kid Cudi After Rapper Checks into Rehab for Depression

    October 05, 2016 9:59 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kid Cudi posted an emotional note to Facebook on Tuesday night (Oct. 4), revealing that he has checked into rehab for his continuous battle with depression and "suicidal thoughts." "I am not at peace," he typed. "I haven ...

  21. Everything We Know (So Far) About Kid Cudi's Next Album

    September 22, 2016 2:22 PM EDT 0 0 4 Earlier this month,  Kid Cudi  proclaimed on Twitter that the "days of f---ery are over." Drake and Kanye West name-drops aside, the Cleveland MC-slash-actor assured that he would "let the music speak," referring to his forthcomi ...

  22. Kanye West Makes Peace Offering, Calls Kid Cudi 'Most Influential Artist of the Past 10 Years'

    September 21, 2016 11:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kanye West is singing a different tune following his comments to Kid Cudi at a Saint Pablo tour stop last week. After Cudi fired shots at Drake and Kanye West in a lengthy Twitter rant about the hip-hop industry ("These n---as dont give a f--- ...

  23. Kid Cudi Calls Out Kanye West & Drake, Says 'Days of F--kery Are Over'

    September 14, 2016 2:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kid Cudi  had a bone to pick with the hip-hop industry Wednesday (Sept. 14), taking to Twitter to call out big names like Kanye West and Drake . "I need yall to know I got so many haters within the industry and these clowns know Im bout to crus ...

  24. Skrillex, Kid Cudi & Virgil Abloh to Perform at ComplexCon

    July 19, 2016 10:57 AM EDT 0 0 0 Skrillex , Kid Cudi and designer/DJ Virgil Abloh have signed on for night one of Complex's inaugural festival ComplexCon. Touted as the "first-ever cultural World's Fair," the two-day event -- taking place Nov. 5-6 at  Long Beach ...

  25. Kid Cudi Teases Pharrell Collaboration, Says New Album Coming 'Very Very Soon'

    June 29, 2016 5:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 After announcing the title of his upcoming album Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin', Kid Cudi continues to drop hints about the project which could be loaded with Pharrell , Andre 3000 and Travis Barker collaborations. Kid Cudi Grapples With Lif ...

  26. Kid Cudi Says Hip-Hop Community Is 'Least Outspoken' on Gay Rights, Ty Dolla $ign Agrees

    June 14, 2016 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Following the horrific shootings at Orlando gay nightclub Pulse, musicians across genres have been offering their condolences, prayers for peace and thoughts on gay rights. Rapper/actor Kid Cudi  took to his timeline to get a few tweets off his ches ...

  27. Kid Cudi Reveals His Struggle With Drugs and Depression: 'I Was Living a Nightmare'

    April 22, 2016 5:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 Scott “ Kid Cudi ” Mescudi is beaming from behind a Los Angeles studio console as his new single, “Frequency,” blasts through the speakers. Both the song’s sound (progressive, melodic rap) and the smile are surprising, coming from the 32-year-old. C ...

  28. Kanye West Begins Work on 'Turbo Grafx 16' Album With Kid Cudi, Mike Dean & Plain Pat

    February 29, 2016 12:40 PM EST 0 0 0 No days off for Kanye West . After releasing his seventh studio LP  The Life of Pablo  earlier this month, the Chicago multi-hyphenate took to Twitter to announce album no. 8 titled  Turbo Grafx 16,  a salute to an old-school video game console. Kan ...

  29. Lupe Fiasco Disses Kid Cudi at Milwaukee Show, Later Says He's 'Done Wit it'

    November 30, 2015 3:54 PM EST 0 0 0 Lupe Fiasco is still sorting out his beef with Kid Cudi . After a heated Twitter exchange in January, the Chicago rapper took aim at Cudder during a freestyle at a recent show in Milwaukee, WI, this past weekend. “Make sure that you listen to every ...

  30. Kid Cudi Unveils Title of His New Album

    April 05, 2015 1:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kid Cudi has revealed that his fifth album will be titled Speedin' Bullet To Heaven . Listen to Kid Cudi's Ratatat-Sampling 'Love' The rapper announced the news through Twitter on Saturday (April 4), noting that the album will be ...

  31. Kid Cudi Dishes on His Deleted Male-on-Male Kissing Scenes in New Film 'James White'

    January 25, 2015 10:59 AM EST James White , which premiered Friday (Jan. 23) on the second day of the Sundance film festival, is a hard-hitting drama that takes an unflinchingly close-up look at a twenty-something New Yorker enduring his father's death, his mother' ...

  32. Kid Cudi Reunites With A-Trak, Emile Haynie, Plain Pat & More for 'Man on the Moon 3'

    January 21, 2015 4:11 PM EST And so it begins... @EmileHaynie pic.twitter.com/GipXhxZRlI -- Scott Mescudi (@KidCudi) January 21, 2015 It's looking like Kid Cudi is reuniting the old team -- A-Trak , Emile Haynie, Dot Da Genius , MGMT , Ratatat and Plain Pat -- for the th ...

  33. Kid Cudi Wraps Movie With Zoe Kravitz

    January 17, 2015 8:21 PM EST Kid Cudi just added another acting role to his IMDB page. The rapper confirmed on Jan. 17 that he finished shooting the film Vincent-N-Roxxy . Cudi shared the news on Twitter. "Just wrapped a movie w this special one," he said on social ...

  34. Kid Cudi & Lupe Fiasco Argue on Twitter Over Kendrick Lamar's Michael Brown Comments

    January 11, 2015 1:34 PM EST Kendrick Lamar 's comments about the outcome of the Michael Brown case in Billboard's recent cover story are causing quite the stir in the hip-hop community. Kendrick Lamar on Ferguson, Leaving Iggy Azalea Alone & Why We're in ...

  35. Watch: Kid Cudi Collapses During Performance at North Coast Music Festival

    August 31, 2014 12:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 “Ill do a better and make sure to eat properly on show days," Kid Cudi tweeted afterward. Rapper Kid Cudi collapsed during his headlining set at the North Coast Music Festival in Chicago’s Union Park on Saturday (Aug. 30) night. While performin ...

  36. Is the Beyonce Approach Working for Other 'Surprise' Albums?

    March 28, 2014 5:50 PM EDT First came Beyonce, then Kid Cudi, Skrillex and Wolfmother. "I think the surprise release is a one-trick pony," a major-label distribution exec says. "I am not sure it will work again" Since midnight December 13, 2013, "p ...

  37. Romeo Santos, Kid Cudi Heading for Top Five on Billboard 200 Chart

    February 28, 2014 8:01 PM EST The Billboard 200 chart's top 10 will be flush with new arrivals next week, thanks to album releases from ScHoolboy Q, Kid Cudi, Romeo Santos, Beck and Dierks Bentley. ScHoolboy Q's "Oxymoron" seems set for a No. 1 debut, perha ...

  38. ScHoolboy Q Heading for No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart

    February 26, 2014 6:59 PM EST ScHoolboy Q is heading for No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart next week. The rapper's major-label debut album, "Oxymoron," could sell between 150,000 to 160,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on March 2, according to i ...

  39. Big Sean Previews 'Hall Of Fame' Album in NYC: First Listen

    August 01, 2013 2:25 PM EDT Big Sean recruits Ellie Goulding, Nas, Nicki Minaj, Young Jeezy and more for 'Hall of Fame.' Big Sean is tranquil. The G.O.O.D. Music rapper is centered in a room full of journalists and label personnel, many of whom impatiently wait ...

  40. Kanye West: Everything We Know About His Upcoming Album (Infographic)

    May 17, 2013 6:40 PM EDT Kanye West has been gradually teasing his sixth studio album: the rapper tweeted what is rumored to be the tentative release date (" June Eighteen ") and performed new songs at the Met Gala and Adult Swim upfront event, including the ...

  41. Kid Cudi, 'Indicud': Track-by-Track Review

    April 16, 2013 1:17 PM EDT Many were introduced to Kid Cudi as Kanye West’s dedicated hook man. Cudi assisted with writing and vocals on Kanye’s 2008 Auto-Tune detour, "808s & Heartbreak," before signing to his G.O.O.D. Music imprint and releasing "Man ...

  42. Kid Cudi Moves Up 'Indicud' Release Date

    April 10, 2013 6:25 PM EDT Just days after "Indicud" (Republic Records) leaked on the 'net, Kid Cudi decided to move the release date of his album up to April 16. The album was originally set for April 23.     Ok so, INDICUD will be released April 16th now.Ph ...

  43. Kid Cudi Is 'No Longer On G.O.O.D. Music'

    April 02, 2013 6:46 PM EDT Kid Cudi took advantage of his interview with L.A.'s Power 106 to announce that he's no longer on Kanye West's imprint, G.O.O.D. Music. "I'm announcing that I'm no longer on G.O.O.D. Music. And this is something tha ...

  44. Kid Cudi Reveals 'Indicud' Album Artwork and Track List

    March 27, 2013 1:45 PM EDT Two weeks after teasing fans with album details during his SXSW Myspace set, Kid Cudi reveals the album artwork and official track list for his third studio album, "Indicud." The artwork and track list hit the 'net as soon as " ...

  45. Kid Cudi, Diplo Kick Off SXSW Myspace Secret Shows

    March 15, 2013 11:00 AM EDT Myspace took over day three of SXSW Music with one of the festival's most liveliest shows of the week thus far. They kicked off their three-day Myspace Secret Shows series, presented by Chevy, with a hip-hop heavy showcase featuring Hit-Boy ...

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