Ice Cube to Stream SXSW Performance, Preps New Album

Ice Cube’s March 15 performance at the South by Southwest (SxSW) music and film festival in Austin, TX will be streamed live on his real-time online television network, UVNTV. Launched earlier this year, UVNTV.com is billed as “the first real-time streaming television network.” The site will utilize Microsoft’s new Silverlight technology to provide fans unable to make the free concert with a high quality viewing experience from the comfort of their own homes. “We are excited to partner with UVNTV.com and SxSW to bring this live concert into the homes of people globally, using our Silverlight technology which delivers the high-def experiences that Ice Cube’s fans will love,” said Rob Pulciani, Microsoft’s senior marketing manager. The veteran MC is also hard at work on his new solo album Raw Footage, which is scheduled to hit stores on June 17 through his own Lench Mob Records. The project will feature guest appearances from Nas, Scarface and WC. Cube’s last album, 2006’s Laugh Now, Cry Later debuted at No. 4 on Billboard’s Top 200 chart and became the largest selling independent Hip-Hop release of that year.

  • marz

    Ice Cube is that Dude

  • KEV

    Eminem will soon release the first street single from his upcoming album. The joint is called KEYS TO THE CITY and the song is produced by DJ PREMIER. Yeah you heard, DJ PREMIER!!!! Apparently, Eminem is spitting a crazy flow on a vintage raw PREEMO BEAT.
    To read about it, Go to hiphopdx.com
    Ya know it smells CLASSIC!!!

  • Nick

    If you haven’t get a copy of G-Unit – Elephant in The Sand!

    http://www.zshare.net/download/875468156e4ad7/

    Already close to 20,000 downloads!

  • Pierzy

    Ice Cube has been doing it for over 20+ years and he’s still doing it. “Laugh Now, Cry Later” was real hot and “Raw Footage” probably will be too. If he ever gets on the “Detox” project, it’s a problem…

  • niggafrommemphis

    With tupac and pimp c gone,what the world needs now is that ice cube from 88/89 back.Nobody comes befoe cube on that gangster shit.Plus,he still in my opinion the best to grab the mic,if it weren’t for him,people like bun b and willie d might not sound as convincin as they do,them niggas got that shit from cube,cube started that shit.So everyone on the west,hold your breath on this one,let’s hope the REal Ice cube stand up this time round.

  • adrian smith

    can’t wait 4 ice cube new joint to drop in the summer n.w.a in this bitch eric eazy e wright r.i.p

  • http://f fu

    fuk ice cube hes pure garbage souljah boy will kill him on the micc………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

    JKZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ I KNO A YALL TINK DIS NIGGA MUST BE RETARTED FO SAYIN SHIT LYKE DAT

    • NIGGAFROMG-DOT

      soulja boy is a fuucking JOKE. Go back to school and loearn the full words you goofy fuck..

  • ada

    He looks familiar.I saw his profile with hot & sexy photos on Richsoulmate.com, a dating site for celebrities and wealthy singles to mingle. Believe it or not. The profile looks sincere, attractive and sexy.

  • Cali”co”
  • http://www.dollardrastic.com TRAPPATURNTKILLA

    Harsh reality here:
    http://www.myspace.com/dondollardrastic

    “TRULY THE DIRTY SOUTH’S VERSION OF ICE CUBE!” – Rollin out

  • Neven

    the game needs cube man he is still political and lyrical the only reason he don’t get higher sales is because the kids think he is old and an actor……… the man was the brains behind NWA without him there would be no punch lines at police now a days… and for acting he was one of the first rappers to do it he has like over 60 some movies under his belt…. tell me that aint hustling…… He just needs another club beat like you can do it to make these children listen………. Gorilla Nigga’s here comes KING KONG

  • http://www.hip-hopkings.com Stu

    Ice Cube is dope. Can’t wait for the new album.