Click Track: Ludacris


Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 07/20/2010

Polls: Are you psyched for Virgin Mobile FreeFest?

M.I.A. is coming! M.I.A. is coming! (AP Photo/Jim Cooper) By Chris Richards Considering last year's line-up felt a little "meh," today's Virgin Mobile FreeFest line-up announcement was a super-stoker. So many great acts! And for zero dollars! Whether your favorite...

By Chris Richards  |  01:30 PM ET, 07/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Polls | Tags:  Chromeo, Die Antwoord, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Jimmy Eat World, Joan Jett, LCD Soundsystem, Ludacris, M.I.A., Matt & Kim, Pavement, Sleigh Bells, T.I., The Temper Trap, Thievery Corporation, Virgin Mobile FreeFest, Yeasayer

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 07/20/2010

M.I.A., LCD Soundsystem, T.I., Pavement to perform Virgin Mobile FreeFest

M.I.A. will perform the Virgin Mobile FreeFest on Sept. 25 at Merriweather Post Pavilion. (By Jaime Martinez) By Chris Richards Virgin Mobile FreeFest has announced a line-up that’s sure to delight both pop-omnivores and text message enthusiasts. M.I.A.! LCD! T.I.!...

By Chris Richards  |  11:30 AM ET, 07/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Chromeo, Die Antwoord, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Jimmy Eat World, Joan Jett, LCD Soundsystem, Ludacris, M.I.A., Matt & Kim, Pavement, Sleigh Bells, T.I., The Temper Trap, Thievery Corporation, Virgin Mobile FreeFest, Yeasayer

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 06/04/2010

List: The five most awkward performances by rappers-turned-actors

Who exactly would get on a plane that this dude is flying? (MGM) By Allison Stewart Earlier in May, Click Track honored five of hip-hop's most underrated rappers-turned-actors. Which got us thinking: What about the rest of them? In honor...

By Allison Stewart  |  01:15 PM ET, 06/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  50 Cent, Bow Wow, DMX, Diddy, Ja Rule, Ludacris, Notorious B.I.G., Sean Combs, Snoop Dogg

Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 03/09/2010

Album review: Ludacris, "Battle of the Sexes"

By Sarah Godfrey Ludacris's latest project was born of noble purpose: to give female perspectives, notoriously scarce in hip-hop, much needed attention. Early reports characterized "Battle of the Sexes" as a head-to-head matchup between Luda and rapper Shawnna, who...

By David Malitz  |  07:45 AM ET, 03/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quick spins | Tags:  Ludacris

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 02/23/2010

Be specific: Ludacris on the wide world of remixes

Ludacris opens for Black Eyed Peas at Verizon Center Tuesday night. Here are some things Ludacris won't talk about: politics, Bill O'Reilly, the "We Are the World" remake and President Obama's embrace of the hip-hop community -- or to some,...

By Chris Richards  |  12:21 PM ET, 02/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Be specific | Tags:  Ludacris

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 02/23/2010

Singles file: Beach House, Beyonce, Jeff Buckley

Beach House readies a new EP for Record Storey Day. (Benjamin C Tankersley/FTWP) By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind. Beach House: "The Arrangement" Baltimore's finest debut a track from their upcoming "Zebra"...

By David Malitz  |  08:00 AM ET, 02/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Beach House, Beyonce, Jeff Buckley, Ludacris, Rox

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/16/2010

Singles file: Rihanna, Court Yard Hounds, the Dead Weather

Rihanna gets Diplo'd on a new remix. By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind. Rihanna: "Rude Boy" (Diplo Rudeboyz Remix) From the Department of Things Somebody Should Have Thought of Sooner: Diplo mashes Rihanna's...

By David Malitz  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Court Yard Hounds, DJ Food, Diplo, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Rihanna, The Dead Weather

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 01/20/2010

Morning click: Coachella Lineup Announced; Folk singer Kate McGarrigle dies

Jay-Z, Gorillaz, Phoenix, and MGMT are scheduled to play this year's Coachella Festival. (Photos clockwise from top: Jason DeCrow/AP; Myspace) - The 2010 Coachella lineup has been announced and it's looking a little less wrinkly than in years past....

By Ally Schweitzer  |  08:30 AM ET, 01/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Jay-Z, Ludacris, Phoenix, Vampire Weekend, Wale

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 01/19/2010

Singles file: Marion Cotillard, Yelawolf, Justin Bieber f. Ludacris

The Oscar winner teams with Franz Ferdinand for a Dior ad campaign. Art! By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind. Marion Cotillard: "The Eyes of Mars" (music and lyrics by Franz Ferdinand) Once you...

By David Malitz  |  08:15 AM ET, 01/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Ben Bridwell, Courtney Jaye, Del McCoury, Justin Bieber, Ludacris, Marion Cotillard, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Yelawolf