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Skepta is taking his talents from Tottenham to Tokyo today (or should I say tonight) for a special Boiler Room set in the Japanese capital to celebrate the long-awaited release of his new album Konnichiwa, which drops May 6. The Grime kingpin will be joined by local acts including Kohh, Dutch Montana, Loota and DJ Riki, as well as surprise guests. Chances are we’ll get to hear Skepta’s new album in full for the first time, so don’t miss out. The livestream begins at 10am EST (3pm GMT).

Tune into the livestream below…

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Many have made their way to Harlem’s legendary Apollo Theatre on Tuesday (Apr. 5) for a ceremony tributing the late Phife Dawg. Called “A Celebration of Phife,” the event is dedicated to the late member of A Tribe Called Quest, following his passing at the age of 45 last month.

Along with the premiere of Phife Dawg’s posthumous single “Nutsell” produced by J-Dilla, the event will feature many special guest appearances throughout the night.

Watch below.

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New York Fashion Week kicks off today, and all eyes are undoubtedly on Kanye West. The polarizing artist-designer will simultaneously debut his Yeezy Season 3 collection and new album The Life of Pablo in the “world’s most famous arena,” Madison Square Garden. Thousands have converged at MSG to view the runway show, and most importantly, get a first listen of Kanye’s highly-anticipated 7th studio LP.

For those who couldn’t make the trip to the Big Apple, Kanye has partnered with TIDAL to live stream the sure-to-be star-studded event in its entirety. Ye’s new album is slated to drop sometime after the event has concluded, so stay tuned.

Watch all the action below.

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Harlem’s A$AP Mob pays tribute to the late A$AP Yams with a special concert celebrating his life. On the one-year anniversary of his untimely death, A$AP Rocky and A$AP Mob present the first annual Yams Day concert. Held at New York City’s Terminal 5, the show will include performances by A$AP Mob, Joey Bada$$ and Pro Era, Flatbush Zombies, Lil’ Uzi Vert, Danny Brown, Bodega Bamz, and many more special guests.

For those that couldn’t make it to the sold-out show, A$AP Worldwide teams up with Yahoo! and Live Nation to stream the event. Watch the full concert below (or click here).

Update: Video of the stream is now available.

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Live from London, Just Blaze invaded the Boiler Room and gave fans there an hour-long set full off goodness. The producer/DJ set things of with a wide range of music, including his own catalog, plus funk and rap from different eras. For those who weren’t there and still wanted to check out what he did on the 1’s and 2’s, here’s your chance to listen to the mix or watch the video of his set.

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To celebrate 1 million subscribers on their streaming service platform, TIDAL puts on a star-studded concert for the fans. The TIDAL X: 10/20 show takes place tonight at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, featuring performances from Beyoncé, JAY Z, Nicki Minaj, Usher, Lil’ Wayne, Nick Jonas, Rick Ross, and much more.

For those who couldn’t make the trip to Brooklyn, TIDAL is live streaming the full show for everyone (non-subscribers included). Set to start at 7:35 p.m. EST, sit back and catch the sure to be memorable night below.

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One of the world’s biggest music festivals has invaded the United Kingdom. The 2015 Wireless Festival returns to London’s Finsbury Park this weekend, featuring many of today’s hottest artists. Kicking off on Friday, the three-day event is headlined by Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Avicii, Nicki Minaj and David Guetta. Aside from the big-time closers, artists such as A$AP Rocky, Mary J. Blige, Major Lazer, Jessie J, Pusha T, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Travi$ Scott, DJ Mustard, Stromae, G-Eazy, ILOVEMAKONNEN, Rae Sremmurd, Joey Bada$$, Vince Staples and more are set to perform.

For those that didn’t make the flight across the Atlantic, Yahoo! has music lovers covered, as the event will be streamed every day live from 8:15 a.m. EST – 5:30 p.m. EST. Day 1 kicks off with Vince Staples, ILOVEMAKONNEN, G-Eazy, Travi$ Scott, Joey Bada$$, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Major Lazer, A$AP Rocky, and finally, Drake.

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This is a news update on the city of Baltimore.

Earlier today, riots erupted throughout the city in protest for the unjust death of Freddie Gray. The Black man died a week after being arrested and injured by police .

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard to address the violence in Baltimore.

Read This: Baltimore Sun’s What We Know About Freddie Gray

Watch live stream coverage below…

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From D’Angelo and Questlove to MF DOOM and Q-Tip, Red Bull Music Academy has sat down with some of music’s finest talents as part of their incredibly in-depth and insightful lecture series. Today, music journalist Hattie Collins will be picking A$AP Rocky’s brain live from London’s St Pancras Renaissance Hotel. Tune into the live stream below at 1pm EST to watch Pretty Flacko talk in detail about his forthcoming album At.Long.Last.A$AP, plus much more. You can also submit your questions for A$AP Rocky by tweeting @RBMA using the hashtag #AskRocky.

UPDATE: You can now rewatch the full 80-minute lecture below.

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The moment is finally here. After much talk which started this past summer, Chris Brown and Trey Songz officially announce their co-headlining “Between the Sheets” North American tour. Presented by Live Nation, the two R&B heartthrobs and special guest Tyga will head out on a 25-date arena trek, kicking off on January 28 in Chris Brown and Trey Songz’ homestate of Virginia (Hampton).

Other major stops include New York City, Atlanta, New Orleans, Dallas, Detroit, Toronto, Montreal, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles. Tickets for most dates go on-sale Monday, November 17 here, with selected stops going on sale as soon as November 15. For more details, including pre-sales which begin on November 12, head over to the tour’s official Facebook page.

Both with new albums out this year, Trey Songz’ Trigga and Chris Brown’s X debuted at No. 1 and No. 2 respectively on Billboard’s album charts. Check out the full tour dates below.

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