Tag: kanye west

Loving Advice to Kanye West Before his 2020 Presidential Run

One thing I have learned from my experience interning with Headcount is that it truly is a civic duty to participate in the democratic process. It is important if you care about the political system to vote. That being said, there are many people who I love who still did not vote. One of those…

Posted in Music and Activism, Trends in Music and Society

A Humble Bonnaroovian Adventure

Bonnaroo 2014 wasn’t just about Kanye. For us, it was also about our amazing partners iCitizen, yoga at dawn, democracy on The Farm, and the musicians who brought their A game.

Posted in Music and Activism, Guest Blog

Free Concert Tix for Good (Global) Citizens

What if taking action online to end global poverty earned you free concert tix? Global Citizen is making that a reality.

Volunteer of the Month: Eytan Bernet

Another amazing volunteer helping us rock! Check out the HeadCount Volunteer of the Month!

Posted in Volunteer of the Month

Jay-Z and Kanye’s “Watch the Throne” Tour Welcomes HeadCount

HeadCount is proud to announce that we’ll be hitting Jay-Z and Kanye West’s “Watch the Throne” tour throughout the Fall.

Posted in News

Should I Play Or Should I Go?

If half of the states in our nation enacted legislation like Arizona’s SB1070, that could make principled touring a lot more challenging and costly.

Posted in Politics and Elections, Human Rights, Music and Activism

Kurt Cobain is laughing in his grave

Like a bull in a china shop, Kanye West ruined what seemed to be an important moment for country singer Taylor Swift. As she accepted her award for best female video, West jumped up on stage and took the microphone to say – “Beyonce had one of the best videos of all time.” Really, dude?…