Age is certainly not a factor in music maturity. Porter Robinson is only 20 and shot to stardom after his debut EP, “Spitfire” dominated the #1 position on Beatport for 2 weeks in a row. Popspoken spoke to Porter and found out about the wonderkid’s early influences which include Dance Dance Revolution, aspirations of creating music that evokes emotion and his hope of collaborating with Kanye West in the future.
The 2012 Video Music Awards noms are in! Here’s a quick rundown of what’ll be happening at this year’s awards and our take on who’ll take home the coveted Moonman.
Beyonce Knowles welcomes a baby girl, Ivy Blue Carter, earlier today at the Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City.
This is his full transcript of what Kanye West tweeted just 15 minutes ago. Only edited for grammar. Rawness at its best.
So Kanye West is going to debut a womenswear collection. While the world is going about raving and hyping up this piece of news (which we all saw coming one way or another), i consider this collaboration with Louise Goldin to be a little over-achieving for the rapper. His previous sneaker collaboration with Louis Vuitton … Read more
The exciting award show saw plenty of award winning musicians performing from Chris Brown to Adele. Here’s a recap of the performances in case you missed them! 1) Lady Gaga opens the VMAs Lady Gaga surprised the audience when she appeared as her alter ego called Jo Calderone. Jo opened the show holding a cigarette … Read more
Katy Perry and Kanye West prove to be golden, snagging the ‘Best Collaboration Award’! Their acceptance speech was too painful to watch though, yikes! Total ‘Ooh burrrrrrrrrn!’ Emma Stone style. Come on people, haven’t we learnt bad things happen when we let Kanye near the mike? For LIVE updates on MTV VMA 2011, follow us … Read more
The VMA nominations are out and it seems Katy Perry is the one to watch this year with 9 nominations! Other multiple nominations were received by Adele, Eminem and Lady Gaga. Adele has reached massive success with her latest album 21, and her music video for Rolling In The Deep received 6 nominations, including Video of … Read more
We always knew Kanye West had a thing for fashion but this, we didn’t expect. He is reportedly preparing to debut his first womenswear collection at the upcoming New York Fashion Week in September. Kanye has been apparently been preparing for this for quite some time: since 2008, he’s been taking up internships at Louis … Read more
Katy Pery debuts her video for E.T featuring Kanye West and despite the gorgeous stills released as a sneak peek, the video fails to live up to its hype. Is there an Alien memo Popspoken doesn’t know about? Why is everyone channeling their inner alien? Have we moved on from Vampires and Monsters to aliens? … Read more