(Video) First Look At Machine Gun Kelly’s Character In “Roadies”


Machine Gun Kelly tells all in a first look at his character “Wes” in the upcoming music series Roadies.

(Video) Check Out The Extended Trailer For ‘Roadies’, Starring MGK

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Machine Gun Kelly will make his television debut in Cameron Crowe’s new Showtime series Roadies, premiering on Sunday, June 26th at 10PM EST. The show will focus on the lives of a group of roadies on tour, and give “an inside look at the reckless, romantic, funny and often poignant lives of a committed group of characters who live for music and the de facto family they’ve formed along the way.” Kells will be playing the role of Jesse, twin brother to the main character and a guy who “thrives around guitars and espresso machines.” Check out the extended trailer below. I’m so excited for this!

(Video) Check Out The Trailer For The Nas-Produced Film “The Land”


The Cleveland based film, set to feature Erykah Badu and Machine Gun, finally releases its trailer. Hit the jump to check it out.

(Video) Wild Boy: Machine Gun Kelly Breaks A Finger While Raging In Vegas


Just another day for MGK. He went a little too hard per usual and broke his finger while slamming against the stage in a fit of musical passion. Vegas gets you going !! Than he jumped off a balcony into a pool with the mic.

Soundset 2016: MGK, A$AP Rocky & More + Panorama Festival 2016: Kendrick, ScHoolboy Q, Rocky & More


The season of festivals is upon us! Yesterday, the lineups for both Soundset 2016 and the inaugural Panorama Festival were announced, and they’re both SO good! Soundset goes down Memorial Day Weekend – May 29, to be exact – at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in St. Paul, Minnesota. Tons of names are on the bill, including A$AP Rocky, Machine Gun Kelly, one of my favorite upcoming female rappers Lexii Aliijai, Danny Brown, Jay Rock, Post Malone, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Common, The Roots…the list goes on and on! The 10-hour event will also feature a B-Boy/B-Girl competition, as well as a graffiti showcase. As for the inaugural Panorama Festival, it will go down right here in NYC, at Randall’s Island Park from July 22 through the 24. It’s put together by the same company that brings us Coachella, and will feature ScHoolboy Q, Kendrick Lamar, SZA, A$AP Rocky, DJ Khaled, Run The Jewels, Anderson .Paak and many more. It also promises “dynamic art installations, innovative technology, and some of NYC’s best local eats.”

Machine Gun Kelly Announces Third Annual EST Fest In Ohio


Machine Gun Kelly has announced the dates for his third annual EST fEST. Launched in 2013, the weekend festival has brought out thousands of fans each year, and artists among the likes of Waka Flocka, Juvenile, Kid Ink and many more. Each year has a theme, and this year, MGK has gone with “The Last Weekend on Earth,” following 2014’s circus theme. (2015 was skipped due to tour and movie commitments.) The weekend will go down August 5-7 in Garrettsville, OH, and early bird tickets are available now here. We’ll keep you updated on the lineup as it’s announced!

(Video) Nas Talks Upcoming Film ‘The Land’ With MGK & Erykah Badu

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As previously reported, Nas is the executive producer of and curating the soundtrack for The Land, an upcoming film about Cleveland that stars Machine Gun Kelly, Erykah Badu and more. After the film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival last weekend, the legendary Queens rapper sat down with Revolt TV to share some more details on what to expect. “Lots of good talent in the film,” Nas said. “It’s based in Cleveland, in the hoods of Cleveland. … The timing worked out impeccably. So it’s just like living the life right now.” The Land will focus on four skateboarders from the 216, and their trials and tribulations as they moonlight as drug dealers. Will you be checking for this when it drops?

(Video) MGK Talks Macklemore & Race In Rap At LAX

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Machine Gun Kelly was in LAX yesterday to catch a flight to the Sundance Film Festival (where he performed last night alongside Erykah Badu and Nas to celebrate the premiere of their new film, The Land.) While walking through the airport, the “Till I Die” rapper was followed by a photog who apparently was a huge fan – but made the mistake of calling him “one of the top 5 white rappers.” “I mean I’m not just a great WHITE rapper,” an annoyed MGK responded. “I’m a great rapper, motherf*cker.” As the photog tried to backpedal, MGK elaborated on the issue of race in rap, and took a slight dig at Macklemore’s new song when he said, “Race is not an issue. Race is an issue for people like Macklemore and sh*t.” Welp! Check out the full clip below.

(Video) MGK Freestyles For Charlie Sloth’s ‘Fire In The Booth’ Series On BBC1 Xtra

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Machine Gun Kelly is visiting across the pond this week, and he stopped by Charlie Sloth’s spot on BBC1 Xtra while there. As part of Charlie’s ‘Fire In The Booth’ series, MGK spit some crazy bars for the camera, and you can check it out below!

Nas To Produce Soundtrack For Cleveland Film ‘The Land’ (Starring MGK, Erykah Badu + More)


Nas has been tapped as the executive producer of Steve Caple Jr.‘s forthcoming film The Land, as well as the curator to its soundtrack. Per the press release, The Land “follows four teenage boys who pursue professional skateboarding as a way escaping the streets of Cleveland, only to get caught up with a local drug queen-pin.” Its stars include Cleveland native Machine Gun Kelly, as well as Erykah Badu, Michael K. Williams, Kim Coates and more.

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