Listen to Santigold’s Master of My Make-Believe before its May 1 release date.
+ Santigold’s island rhythm-flavored Master of My Make-Believe will be released on May 1, but its available for live stream now. Check out the 11-song set, which features collabs from Diplo, Switch and Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Karen O. (NPR)
+ The second and final weekend of Coachella 2012 just wrapped up. Watch The Black Keys and John Fogerty cover “The Weight” in tribute to the late Levon Helm, A$AP Rocky and Master P perform “Make ’Em Say Uhh,” and Frank Ocean perform a new song as well as his Lauryn Hill cover “Tell Him.” (Pitchfork)
+ Nicki Minaj gave an explanation for why she left Twitter during a recent interview in the U.K. “A voice in my head told me to delete my Twitter and that’s what I did,” she said, adding, “I had 11 million followers and I hope they will wait for me.” (MTV News)
+ Australian rapper Iggy Azalea is readying an EP for May release called Glory. “I’m just onto something right now, the last two weeks, and it’s glory. Azaleans need something new,” she tweeted. Her debut album, The New Classic, is slated for release this summer. (Rap-Up)