Pittsburgh Pridefest Gets Backlash After Iggy Azalea Revealed As Headliner: Morning Mix
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:: It was recently revealed that Iggy Azalea will be the headlining performer for Pittsburgh’s Pridefest, but it turns out that many are not happy with the decision. The city’s LGBTQ community are upset with the news due to the rapper’s alleged racist and homophobic remarks on social media. [Billboard]
:: Remember that super-cool “Picasso Baby” video that found Jay Z and Marina Abramovic joining forces? Well now the artist is oddly expressing feeling “completely used” for the 2013 collaboration. “I am very pissed by this. since he adapted my work only under one condition: that he would help my institute. Which he didn’t,” Marina stated. [Consequence Of Sound]
:: There is yet another Tupac film in the works! Titled 7 Dayz, director Gobi M. Rahimi (who worked on the late rapper’s last music videos) has now launched a crowdfunding campaign to create his own movie about Tupac’s last week alive. [NME]
:: Well in more trivial news, a new study reveals that Beyonce, Kanye West and Chris Brown’s song lyrics are below a third-grade reading level. Honestly, we’re none too surprised! [Complex]
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