WaPo: Kanye and his G.O.O.D. Music crew open the show at the BET Awards. West and Jay-Z are the big award winners of the night.
Hypebot: Does Livenation’s purchase of HARD and EDM’s ownership consolidation spell the end for EDM as we know it? Please?
The Week: Turns out ‘breastaurants’ are recession-proof. Duh.
Forbes: Musicians and labels could learn a thing or two from Louis C.K.’s successful direct-ticketing method.
Engadget: Apple plans complete overhaul of iTunes. What am I going to do without Ping?!
Prefixmag: James Blake set to collaborate with Lil’ Wayne, like a real life Hood Internet.
NME: Skrillex set to score James Franco’s newest movie because of course he is.
A.V. Club: Lauryn Hill forgot to pay her taxes, could face serious jail time. Should provide great writing material.
Azealia Banks is back with a new track, “Nathan,” featuring the always-underrated Styles P.
DOWNLOAD: Azealia Banks – “Nathan (Ft. Styles P)”