Weekend Pick: All Star Weekend w/ 50 Cent & Effen Vodka Launch Party @ Finale

The Super Bowl may be over, but there are still “All Star” moments to be found in your weekend plans. Kick off your All Star Weekend at Finale this Friday, where the one and only 50 Cent will launch his vodka line, Effen Vodka. This elite party features the most top-of-line in NYC nightlife and a renowned DJ will pack the sunken dance floor with NYC’s hottest party crowd.

But the true crowning element of party comes from hip hop royalty and party mastermind, 50 Cent, who’ll be on the scene to make sure the party is turned all the way up. If you want a taste of the megastar’s rich-and-famous lifestyle, opt for the table options.

Weekend Picks: 50 Cent at The Electric Factory

Armed with the animal ambition to make a return as one of the most dominating forces in the rap game, 50 Cent will be bringing the heat to The Electric Factory with his G-Unit brothers this Friday. Now, you all know that when 50 and G-unit puts on a performance you're sure to be entertained and that's always good. For all you 50 and G-Unit fans in Philly, now's the time to get tickets. This event has no age limit, so get permission in advance to come through and join the Unit party with your crew.

What: 50 Cent at The Electric Factory

When: Friday, November 21st, 8:30pm

Where: The Electric Factory, 421 N 7th St., Philadelphia, PA

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G-Unit Presents "Come Up"

G-Unit debuted their latest single, "Come Up," along with its visual today, August 21st. The release is the group's fifth single as well as their second video since their reunion back in June, following a reconciliation between G-Unit Records' front man, 50 Cent, and other members (with an exception to Lloyd Banks) Young Buck and Tony Yayo.

The track, which samples The Gap Band's classic 80s hit, "Outstanding," features nostalgic G Unit verses about stunting, hustling and entertaining women. Currently, the gangsta rap music collective is working on their third studio album; though no title, track list, or release date has been confirmed as of yet. In the mean time, go right ahead and enjoy the new visual and audio to "Come Up" while you wait.

Weekend Pick: HOT 97 Summer Jam at MetLife Stadium

Summer is upon us, and that means it's time for the HOT 97 Summer Jam, the hottest hip hop event of the year, taking place this Sunday at MetLife Stadium. The annual concert has been holding it down since 1994 and is still going strong, with HOT 97 offering once-in-a-lifetime VIP experiences almost every day. Turn up your radio, listen, and text during VIP hours to win two Platinum Lounge tickets and $97!

This year, Summer Jam has a fantastic lineup on two different stages. Performing on the festival stage will be Childish Gambino, Jhene Aiko, Mack Wilds, August Alsina, Iggy Azalea, Chinx and Nipsey Hussle. Performing on the stadium stage will be NAS, 50 Cent, Nicki Minaj ft. YMCMB & Lil' Wayne, Trey Songz, DJ Mustard ft. YG & Ty Dolla $ign, Kid Ink, Sevyn Streeter, Bunji Garlin, Action Bronson and Troy Ave.

New Video: 50 Cent "Irregular Heartbeat" Feat. Jadakiss & Kidd Kidd

50 cent’s momentum isn’t stopping with the latest of his weekly releases, “Irregular Heartbeat” from his new album Animal Ambition, due June 3rd. He's joined this time around by former rival Jadakiss, with the help of known G-Unit affiliate Kidd Kidd who holds his own on this G Rocka & Medi beat.

Check out the new video below!

Weekend Pick: Candy Shop at The Greatest Bar

Craving something sweet? The Greatest Bar has just the thing to satisfy your sweet tooth. Every Saturday night, the Candy Shop is open for business at one of Boston's hottest party spots. With four floors and three bars at your disposal, The Greatest Bar is the best place to find the sweetest sounds. This weekend, it's Scrap and Jinx bringing in the sugar and spice to make everything nice.

Ladies get in free before 10pm, but everyone can party VIP style (guest list, reduced cover, all that jazz) if they RSVP. Make your weekend that much sweeter, you know you want to take someone to the Candy Shop .

Interview: Dannic

Easily one of Revealed Recordings’ hottest artists, Dannic is the artist to watch as he continues to navigate the EDM circuit. Between his current tour, his new radio show, and his most recent release, ‘Rocker’, the Dutch DJ isn’t showing any sign of slowing down. With performances at the biggest festivals of the summer, including EDC Las Vegas and a debut at Tommorrowland, Dannic also had the chance to take the main stage at Electric Zoo on Randall’s Island in New York this past weekend. After delivering a festival-worthy set, full of energy, big drops, and banging tracks, Dannic took a few minutes to chat with us about his experience, how he got here, and what we can expect from him for the remainder of the year.

Peanut Gallery Roundup: Chad Johnson Speaks Out, Will.I.Am.'s Car Still MIA, and more

Chad Johnson broke his silence on his official website, regarding his hectic weekend, which included him being arrested on domestic disturbance charges and being released from the Miami Dolphins. [TheHollywoodGossip]

Will.I.Am's customized luxury car is still nowhere to be found, contrary to a previous statement made by his publicist [TMZ]

50 Cent Volunteers at City Harvest Food Rescue Facility

This past Friday, May 11th, famed rapper 50 Cent showed his support of hunger relief at City Harvest's Food Rescue Facility in NYC. He was joined by his audio company SMS Audio. The company recently partnered with Feeding America, where each purchase on SMSAudio.com in the US provides over 200 meals to hungry Americans. The rapper volunteered with City Harvest in Long Island City to bring attention to the difficulty many Americans face putting food on the table. In addition to helping pack fresh produce for City Harvest to distribute to local New York families, 50 Cent also toured the Food Rescue Facility with City Harvest director Jilly Stephens. Do as 50 does and get involved in charity! See below for some of City Harvest's upcoming events.

Inside Coachella 2012: The Sets, The Sweat, The Party

Hundreds of LED lit balloons marked the sky as we gazed over what had become our home over the past four days. It was the last show, the final push. We were running on fumes and anticipation after a weekend full of countless standout acts. This was the set we had been waiting for since we were fourteen, sneaking Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg CD’s into our sister’s Walkman to memorize every explicit detail of what would become so monumental so quickly. As we stood amongst the masses in complete disbelief, the entire weekend flashed before our eyes.