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WATCH: New A$AP Rocky Featured in New Samsung Ad

Today, Samsung unveiled its latest ad with hip hop artist, model and fashion designer A$AP Rocky. The ad is the second in the series which follows celebrities as they debate their big decision – which big-screen phone best fits their life. The first ad in the series featuring Chrissy Teigen was released on August 14th.

In the new TV spot, A$AP Rocky debates which smartphone best suits his personality and lifestyle – the Galaxy S6 edge+ or Galaxy Note5. A$AP Rocky has a lot on his mind these days  – an upcoming tour with Tyler The Creator and a recently launched design collective AWGE – and he needs a phone that can keep up with his life. All of these big moments are leading up to one big decision – will A$AP Rocky live on the edge with the new Galaxy S6 edge+ or take note with the Galaxy Note5?

In the end, he ultimately decides that the new Galaxy Note5 best fits his life – a phone engineered to help people get more done faster. The ad will aired during this past weekend’s 2015 MTV Video Music Awards as part of Samsung’s presence at the award show.

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#Lollapalooza2015: A$AP Rocky & Charlie XCX Stopped by the Samsung Galaxy Owner’s Lounge

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Samsung continued the party at Lollapalooza 2015 this weekend with upgraded access and special appearances from Charli XCX and A$AP Rocky, exclusive to Samsung Galaxy owners.  Each day, visitors that went to the Samsung Galaxy Experience and Samsung Galaxy Owner’s Lounge checked out Samsung’s latest devices including the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge phones and Samsung LEVEL headphone collection.

For the first time ever, festival goers were able to view live performances through a fully immersive virtual reality experience with Samsung Gear VR –  after putting on the headset, fans were transported on stage alongside acts such as Tame Impala, Django Django, Death from Above 1979, Metallica, Of Monsters and Men and more.

On Saturday, Charli XCX hosted a DJ set exclusively for Samsung Galaxy owners in the Samsung Galaxy Owner’s Lounge. The singer, who is celebrating her birthday this weekend, was treated to a surprise birthday cake while the crowd sang her “Happy Birthday.”

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A$AP Rocky came by the ‘Samsung Galaxy Owner’s Lounge’ on Sunday for a “Sunday Funday” party with his crew.  A$AP J. Scott and A$AP Lou provided a DJ set exclusive to Samsung Galaxy owners and played hits like “We Dem Boyz”, “Come My Way,” “Don’t Stop” and more.

Situated in the Lollapalooza Artist Village, the Samsung Galaxy Artist Lounge welcomed musicians all weekend long including Marina and The Diamonds, Lion Babe, Verite and more.

PHOTOS PROVIDED BY: SAMSUNG FOR GETTY

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#Lollapalooza 2015: Gary Clark Jr., Joe Jonas, Theophilus London & more at the Samsung Galaxy Experience

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Yesterday, Samsung kicked off Lollapalooza weekend by offering festival-goers fun, immersive ways to check out the latest devices including the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge and the Samsung Gear VR at the Samsung Galaxy Experience.

Samsung continued its efforts in rewarding loyal Samsung Galaxy owners with festival perks and upgraded access to the Samsung Galaxy Owner’s Lounge. Select Samsung Galaxy owners were also invited to a private listening party with Gary Clark Jr. using the Samsung Level On headphones. Guests got a sneak peak of four new tracks off the Austin native’s second major label LP The Story of Sonny Boy Slim – out September 11th, worldwide. When asked about his inspiration for the new LP, Gary without hesitation spoke to the birth of his son, Zion.

For the first time ever, visitors of both the Samsung Galaxy Experience and Samsung Owner’s Lounge were able to view performances from the Samsung Galaxy main stage in virtual reality, a first at the festival, powered by Samsung Gear VR.  Viewers of the fully-immersive Samsung Gear VR experience were transported to the main stage for an unforgettable, up-close-and-personal performance from artists like Glass Animals, Alabama Shakes and Cold War Kids.

The Samsung Galaxy Artist Lounge, a relaxing haven in the backstage artist village at Lollapalooza, welcomed a number of musical notables and talent today such as Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard,Theophilus London, Kaskade, Dillon Francis, Joe Jonas and more.

PHOTOS PROVIDED BY: SAMSUNG FOR GETTY

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