Detroit Tributes Michael Jackson By Naming Street After Him.

During a conference this past Thursday, it was announced Detroit plans to rename a portion of Randolph Street in the downtown theater district to the late great legend.  The timing couldn’t have been any better with it being the 50th anniversary of The Jackson Five’s audition to Berry Gordy’s Motown Records. The official renaming takes place June 15th for the Detroit Music Weekend.

A$AP Ant ” Lil Black Jean Jacket”

A$AP Ant releases his latest project Lil Black Jean Jacket and it holds its weight.   With features including Hoodrich Pablo Juan, K$upreme, A$AP Twelvyy, Big Juno and many more.  The album takes off smooth as Ant floats to the beat in his own artistic trap melody.  With songs like Green Smoothie, Bake a Cake and White Buffs featuring Big Juno for a few stand out tracks. Ant definitely holds his own and loads the game up with some heaters.

Check out A$AP Ant’s latest project below.

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1. “Lucky Charms”

2. “#Freeshaka Intro” featuring Young Shaka

3. “Diamond Dust (Remix)” featuring HoodRich Pablo Juan

4. “Red Cream Soda”

5. “White Buffs” featuring Big Juno

6. “Green Smoothie”

7. “Who Got It” featuring Soduh

8. “Bake a Cake”

9. “3Ninja$” featuring Jban$2Turnt & K$upreme

10. “Lil 2dow Interlude”

11. “Soul Reaver” featuring A$AP Twelvyy

12. “Shay Shay” featuring Benji Blue & LuLu P

13. “Bolt” featuring Soduh

 

JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT DUNNY FIGURE SERIES BY KIDROBOT

Dedicated to the artwork created by the late Jean-Michel Basquiat Kidrobot has created an 18-piece collection in tribute. KidRobot states that the release partners with Artestar and the late artist’s estate, to bring the Dunny figurines a variety of designs from Basquiat’s paintings such as PegasusThe Wine of Babylon and Hector.

The company brings this partnership together by stating that its a part of their way to celebrate inspirational artist of the 20th century.  It also shakes up the collectors series by making each figure packaged, sealed and chosen randomly.

Collect all 18 art figures today.

 

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OG Air Max 1 Returns for 2018

Nike laces up its OG gems in their original colorway with a white mesh upper, suede gray overlays and red mudguards.  While Footlocker is the only one confirming the release on its calendar we can only wait for more info on other retailers but for now we have its release for Friday, June 1 for $140.

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P.L. – “Stay With Me “

 

Ann Arbor native P.L comes back with a new visual and new track.  I can say for one my dog P just keeps getting better every time he picks up the mic. As I watched his progression in music grow, his talents seem to always extend further reach to new levels. With clever wordplay, smooth transitions in flow and raw determination, it’s hard to say you cant feel the emotion in his music. Check the video out above and tell us what you think.

 

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Elon Musk & Boring Company plans to rid LA traffic with the $1 Loop rides

Boring Company executives Elon Musk and Steve Davis sit down and open up on their plans to reduce LA traffic by conducting an electric 16 passenger transit. Stating that the Loop could take LA residents from downtown LA to any LAX  airport terminal in 8 minutes. The loop would move for up to 150mph for a $1. Musk states how the system will be a lot more effective for the traffic issues, time-saving and also a better choice than flying cars. Check the video below and tell us what you think.

Lyft Hires Ex-Tesla Manager in push for Self Driving Cars

According to his LinkedIn page Sameer Qureshi, the ex Tesla manager of Autopilot Programs is now a part of Lyft. After serving as senior manager at Tesla software and firmware programs for over two years he’s now taking over as the director of product for autonomous driving for Lyft. In his division, his efforts will be put forth developing Lyft’s humanless driving service.  With Qureshi and a $200 million Manga investment in Lyft in exchange for a equity in the company, it moves closer to its goal of autonomous vehicle technology.