The much-anticipated reggae “re-branding” of the artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg is here. He announced his new name after a spiritually enlightening trip to Jamaica, exploring his past during a particularly violent era of Hip-hop to a future of peace encouraged by the Rastafarian movement.
At just 18, Tyga burst on the scene as the latest Young Money prodigy. After moving from Decaydance Records to fully Young Money, his previous dance music roots made a progression to more straightforward rap. Fans got a taste of his direction in his Well Done 3 mixtape, but the songs for Hotel California were written in a quick and uniform matter, making it a stand-alone piece.
Yesterday we announced the exclusive music video for Passion Pit’s “Cry Like a Ghost,” featuring almost two minutes of additional footage. Directed by Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheibert – collectively known as DANIELS – the video, off their recent album Gossamer, debuted on the Sony Entertainment Network Blog.
Great news for PS3 users – you can now discover Crackle movies and TV episodes right inside the PlayStation Store. While the Crackle app will remain as a stand-alone on the XMB, all of the great ad-supported, free, Crackle movies and TV episodes are now directly integrated in the PS Store so you’ll be able to browse and discover them easily.
It’s another great week packed with new releases for the Music Unlimited service! We’re busy hosting a ton of great artists at SXSW like Joey Bada$$, but for those of you who couldn’t make it out to Austin, head over to the Sony Entertainment Network blog for updates.
It’s an exciting week for the Music Unlimited service! We launched the service in our 18th country, Mexico, and are offering you a chance to win tickets to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival with the Music Unlimited Playlist Challenge. Find the entire download on the Sony Entertainment Network blog, but below is a quick update on this week’s artist highlights.
Take a listen to some great new content added to the Music Unlimited service! You can get the entire download on the Sony Entertainment Network blog, but here are this week’s highlights:
Johnny Marr – The Messenger