Kanye West invaded the Texas capitol Saturday for a high-profile show on the last night of the South by Southwest festival.The hip-hop star played host to new artists on his label G.O.O.D. Music, including Consequence, GLC, Big Sean, and Kid Cudi. And he invited friends like Common, Erykah Badu, and Fonzworth Bentley to join the party onstage.
Artists dependent on tradition as muse and subject gamble on fate. Eventually the marketplace will deal — so they think. Well, Dwight Yoakam has won twice. After a hell of an '80s run, he spent the '90s in Hollywood and released distracted albums before 2003’s superb Population Me marked his return. The revelation was 2012’… More »