Jay Z and Kanye West to perform together at SXSW

The Watch The Throne duo will unite for sponsored showcase gig

Jay Z and Kanye West to perform together at SXSW

Photo: Getty

Rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West are to perform together tomorrow (March 12) at South By Southwest in Austin, Texas.

The show is free to those in possession of a Samsung Galaxy with the Milk Music app installed. Wristbands will be available from the Samsung Galaxy Experience at 333 E. 2nd Street, Austin from 10am local time today (March 11). The location of the show has not yet been announced. Launched yesterday, Milk Music is a new, free streaming service for Galaxy owners.

Jay Z and Kanye West united as Watch The Throne for a 2011 album, and despite hinting that a follow-up was planned, the project has thus far remained a one-off. The Watch The Throne tour visited Britain in May 2012, and included five consecutive dates at the London's O2 Arena.

Last night, a previously-unknown collaboration between Daft Punk and Jay Z surfaced on YouTube. It isn't clear when the track, titled ‘Computerized’, was recorded, though it’s likely to have been before Jay Z's summer 2013 alliance with Samsung, as the lyrics find him making multiple references to his Blackberry.

Read More On This Artist

More News
Bernard Sumner says working with Peter Hook as 'unbearable in the end'
Metallica's Lars Ulrich attends Royal Blood show and takes them to Mrs. Doubtfire's house
Roger Waters issues angry statement to confirm he does not appear on new Pink Floyd album
SXSW report suggests festival could impose ban on all unofficial events
Alt-J score Number Four album in America and announce Madison Square Garden show
First batch of Glastonbury festival tickets sell out in 14 minutes
Fleetwood Mac play full gig with Christine McVie for first time since 1997
Jamie T covers Townes Van Zandt's 'Waiting 'Round To Die' - listen
Eddie Vedder releases a cover of John Lennon's 'Imagine'
Cloud Nothings unveil 'New Here In' video – watch
45th anniversary release of 'The Velvet Underground' to include previously unreleased LP
Prince performs alongside Kendrick Lamar to mark double album release
Ryan Adams covers Foreigner's 'I Want To Know What Love Is' - listen
Stevie Nicks shares new song 'Mabel Normand'
Crowdfunder campaign to bring Foo Fighters to Cornwall raises nearly £100,000 in two days
Darlia to headline Club NME KOKO Halloween Ball
BBC Radio 1 and 2 play too much mainstream music, claims Radio Centre study
Midweek chart update: Jamie T on course for Number One position
David Bowie teases album artwork for 'Nothing Has Changed'
NME readers vote Arctic Monkeys best headliner at this year's festivals
Ed Sheeran dedicates song to David Cameron
Metallica's Lars Ulrich 'immensely inspired' by U2 iTunes giveaway

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Featured Videos
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Most Read News
Popular This Week
Inside NME.COM
On NME.COM Today