Archive for Interviews
This portion of the interview that ABC News reporter Terry Moran did with Barack on Monday was supposed to be off record but what he said about Kanye has surfaced. The audio is in this Youtube clip, the transcription is just below it and it is absolutely hilarious.
Q: Were your girls as hacked off as mine were that Kanye gave Taylor Swift the Joe Wilson treatment?
Obama: I thought that was really inappropriate. You know it was like she’s getting an award — why are you butting in? I, I hear you — I agree with you.
Q: So does that count as the first question?
Obama: The young lady seems like a perfectly nice person. She’s getting her award. What’s he doing up there? He’s a jackass. (Laughter) No, now — this — all this stuff — I’m assuming all this stuff. Where’s the pool? Come on guys. Cut the president some slack. I got a lot of other stuff on my plate. Yeah. Cause I remember last time it was the fly thing. Now that was the highlight of (trails off)
Q: No that worked out well for you. You were a ninja.
Obama: Except PETA… (laughter)
Chris Brown is somewhere taking notes on how to deal with a PR disaster. Seriously though, I’m glad to hear Kanye acknowledge that he needs to improve himself as a person.
Here’s the performance Jay-Z, Rihanna and Kanye gave on the show just after that chat.
Third Eye Blind hasn’t released a studio album in 6 years but there new album Ursa Major marks a strong comeback and in this interview lead singer Stephan Jenkins offers up perspective on their unique career.http://myspacetv.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=63013182
Definitely some food for thought
Last night Activision and Myspace put together a last minute Jay-Z concert at the Blender theater in NYC to celebrate Blueprint 3 and the upcoming DJ Hero videogame. Here’s some highlights.
Jay also made an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman. Hilarious how he calls Dave out on a bad segway!
It’s no surprise Buckshot and KRS One got with K’naan for a song. Excited to hear the whole project. Survival Skills drops September 15th.
Two months ago they performed at my birthday party and now they’re doing it on TV- it’s only right
The iconic singer welcomes Quddus to his house in Hawaii for this interview about his latest project American Classic.
A great look at how he put together the beat that the Clipse and Kanye made into Kind Of Like A Big Deal
The Olympic swimming gold medalist talks about winning gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, meeting Michael Jordan and his Make a Splash Foundation. Very cool guy.