Watch: World AIDS Day Concert with U2, Bruce Springsteen, Kanye West and more
http://youtu.be/HzI_UN8_MOo Was it ever "cool" to be a Coldplay fan? Coldplay lead vocalist, Chris Martin, fronted U2 on Monday as part of the World AIDS Day concert in Times Square.
Watch: Lorde performs “Yellow Flicker Beat” on “The Tonight Show”
Lorde sat down with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday to talk about being called Lorde by family and hitting the supermarket. Ella Yelich O’Connor spoke about meeting with Taylor Swift and becoming friends over shakes and burgers, which would explain why she defended her new BFF from Diplo.
Watch: Run The Jewels’ Killer Mike gives passionate speech after Ferguson grand jury decision
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQs7CWKHM9w Yesterday a Ferguson grand jury revealed they would not pursue charges against police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. That night ahead of the band's show in St.
American Music Awards 2014: Watch Lorde, Sam Smith, Taylor Swift and more
The American Music Awards carry about the same weight as the Teen Choice Awards. It's a night where we consistantly find ourselves asking: "Is he/she still famous?" and "People actually like Pitbull?" (We're looking at you, Lorde) Regardless, there are a handful of good performances hidden among some of the mess, and this year Lorde, Sam Smith, Taylor Swift and others provided some good entertainment.
Watch: Metallica perform “Hit the Lights” on “The Late Late Show”
http://youtu.be/qv6CNdcRVnU Metallica fans will never be able to un-see with the 2004 documentary, "Some Kind of Monster." Since the release of the cathartic documentary, Metallica has struggled to regain their early success with any relevant studio recordings and touring behind the strength of early material.
Watch: Kendrick Lamar on “Saturday Night Live”
http://youtu.be/sop2V_MREEI His new album has no date and no name, yet Kendrick Lamar made his second appearance on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. With half-done braids in an homage to Method Man and creepy contacts, Lamar performed the first single of his upcoming album.
Watch: Lorde “Yellow Flicker Beat” video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3PdILZ_1P74 Lorde's hair can do just about anything. In her new video for "Yellow Flicker Beat" it goes into an updo, it covers one eye dramatically and it flies around as she swings her head.
Watch: Kendrick Lamar shares new “i” video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8aShfolR6w8 Have you ever wanted to watch Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar dance? In the video for his new song, "i," Lamar is all dance moves, and, well, let's just say that he's no Usher.
Watch: Flying Lotus shares “Ready Err Not” video for Halloween (NSFW)
http://youtu.be/0XDhz5kanYk With an album called "You're Dead," Flying Lotus pretty much had to release a Halloween themed video. Made for his blippy track "Ready Err Not," the video opens with FlyLo getting his head chopped off by some creepy deformed dude.
Watch: Air Force Academy parachute team jumps out of planes in Taylor Swift “Shake It Off” parody
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SUo8REevWQM When you think a Taylor Swift lip synching video, you probably picture some teenagers singing in front of a webcam, or maybe something like this.
Watch: Tennis, “I’m Callin'” video
http://youtu.be/Sq8I7hKbPlI What's the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Denver band Tennis ? Severed fingers? Didn't think so. In the band's new video for "I'm Callin'," vocalist Alaina Moore goes on a Nancy Drew-type search that starts with a found severed finger and an address.
Watch: Shakey Graves, Denver’s Esme Patterson play “Dearly Departed” on Conan
It has been quite the week for Greater Than Collective artists. On Monday, Denver comedian Andrew Orvedahl made an appearance on the "Tonight Show," and on Tuesday Esme Patterson joined Shakey Graves for a performance of "Dearly Departed" on "Conan." Patterson stood side-by-side Shakey Graves' Alejandro Rose-Garcia front and center on the Conan stage as the two played through the track off "And the War Came" (which was released last week).
Watch: Foo Fighters cover Black Sabbath’s “War Pigs” on Letterman
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fv5ekzTubwU Foo Fighters kicked off a week-long residency on the "Late Show with David Letterman" with an explosive cover of Black Sabbath's "War Pigs." And you have to give the Letterman credit for refraining from clapping during the song's false endings.
Listen: Lorde sings “South Park” parody song, “I Am Lorde Ya Ya Ya”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=crIgEqryoiM No one is safe from "South Park." Remember how bad Kanye West got it with the "Fish Sticks" episodes? The cartoon's latest target has been Lorde, whom the show suggests is really a 45-year-old man from Colorado.
Watch: Pharrell, Daft Punk “Gust of Wind” video
http://youtu.be/VWSRtPTmRr4 Pharrell Williams' hat returns, and this time Daft Punk helmets and giant safety pins join him in the "Gust of Wind" video. The track is the latest single off his album "G I R L" and features Daft Punk.
Watch: Disclosure, Mary J. Blige perform “F For You” on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”
http://youtu.be/gDlXyYYzlOo Disclosure has created a fruitful alliance with the queen of R&B, Mary J. Blige. The U.K. duo brought in Blige for the re-done version of "F For You," which they performed on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Thursday.
Watch: Flying Lotus shares “Never Catch Me” video, feat. Kendrick Lamar
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lXD0vv-ds8 Flying Lotus has shared the video for "Never Catch Me," his new track featuring Kendrick Lamar. The track, which will appear on his upcoming album, "You're Dead!," is a chaotic jazz number featuring spitfire vocals from Lamar.
Video: Prince and Kendrick Lamar perform “What’s My Name”
By Jake Blair The Prince of Minneapolis joined the reigning king of Compton on stage Tuesday night. Prince and Kendrick Lamar made a surprise collaborative appearance during the live stream celebration of Prince's two new albums (one solo, one with band 3rdEyeGirl).
Watch: Ariana Grande on “Saturday Night Live”
Ariana Grande has been given a bad wrap for her diva(ish) ways. The heir apparent to Mariah Carey kicked off the new season of "Saturday Night Live," as the shows musical guest.
WATCH: Wyclef Jean, Colo. candidate Mike Dunafon make a rap video about pot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wttpC_KvnB0 By Joey Bunch, The Denver Post From the hip hop star who collaborated with Kenny Rogers on a remix of “The Gambler” and Shakira on “Hips Don’t Lie” comes an entry into Colorado political history.
Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos, review of day three with Wu-Tang Clan, the National and more (video)
As Riot Fest Denver has now taken on Colorado stages twice, and on both occasions it has poured rain on the music festival’s final day, it is now tradition.
Riot Fest 2014: Watch five videos with Weezer, Flaming Lips and more
Wayne Coyne walking across the screaming Riot Fest crowd. Weezer dropping the iconic blue square behind them on stage as they kick off "My Name is Jonas" followed by the entirety of "The Blue Album." For a festival heavy on the nostalgia, Riot Fest didn't disappoint in adding new memories to the cherished ones.
WATCH: “What Does the Fox Say?” duo shares new song, “The Trucker’s Hitch”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TUHgGK-tImY Remember those Norwegian guys responsible for "What Does the Fox Say?" Well, they're back with an equally non-sensical song, "The Trucker's Hitch." Yeah, it's essentially about a guy learning to tie knots and it includes songwriting from StarGate (the duo behind Rihanna, Katy Perry and Beyonce).