Archive for the 'Short Film' Category

The Weeknd – M A N I A (Short Film)

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Ahead of the release of his new album Starboy on Friday, The Weeknd drops his new 12-minute short film, M A N I A. The short starts out relatively low key but shit gets real about half-way through, plus it features a bunch of new music from the album as well as a cameo from the “Starboy” panther.

Previously: The Weeknd – False Alarm (Video)

Watch Common’s Black America Again Short Film

Friday, November 4th, 2016

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With his new album out today, Common drops a beautifully shot short film for the title track with Stevie Wonder. Watch below.

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Watch Drake’s Short Film Please Forgive Me

Monday, September 26th, 2016

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Having teased it last month, Drake has released his new short film Please Forgive Me. Inspired by his album Views and directed by Anthony Mandler, the film co-stars Drake and Fanny Neguesha. It includes music videos for “One Dance, “Controlla” and “Hype” and was scored by Noah “40” Shebib.

Watch below.

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Vince Staples – Prima Donna (Short Film)

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

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Following last week’s release of his new Prima Donna EP, Vince Staples drops the Nabil directed short film that he shot to go along with the project. In the 9-minute clip, things get weird for Vince immediately after he leaves the set of a music video and they only get stranger as he grabs a room at the Prima Donna hotel.

Watch below.

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Lil Yachty Drops Short Film, New Mixtape Summer Songs 2

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

The new FADER produced short film Keep Sailing tells the story of Lil Yachty’s life up to this point and his unlikely rise to fame over the last several months. It features music from his new mixtape, Summer Songs 2, including the just released “So Many People”. Watch above and stream the project, which features guest appearances from G Herbo, Offset and Burberry Perry, now via Apple Music.

Previously: Lil Yachty – So Many People

Video: ScHoolboy Q – Black THougHts (Pt. 3)

Monday, July 11th, 2016

If you haven’t checked out Q’s Blank Face yet, you need to get on that, it’s very good. Today he drops the third and final installment of his short film series, which doubles as the visual for “Black THoughts (Pt. 3)”. At first glance it seems like Q has overcome the struggle he experienced in the first two episodes, until the camera pans out. Watch above.

Previously: ScHoolboy Q – By Any Means (Pt. 1) | ScHoolBoy Q – Tookie Knows 2 (Pt. 2)

Video: ScHoolBoy Q – Tookie Knows 2 (Pt. 2)

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

After laying my eyes on the Blank Face tracklist, one of the tracks that immediately jumped out at me was “Tookie Knows 2,” seeing as the original is one of my favorite Q songs of ALL TIME. Today he drops part 2 of his Blank Face short film series which also doubles as a world premiere of the track and its music video. Traffic and TF appear as guests. Blank Face impacts July 8th.

Previously: ScHoolBoy Q – THat Part (Live on Colbert)

Video: ScHoolboy Q – By Any Means (Pt. 1)

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Here’s what appears to be the first installment of the short film Q teased in his Blank Face album trailer. Taking its name from track 8 on the album, the clip features Q and some of his homies kicking it around the area of 51st and Hoover, getting kicked out the crib and checking out some jewelry at the pawn shop. Be sure to watch to the end for a teaser and music video for the film’s title track which features some vocals by Kendrick Lamar.

Blank Face drops July 8th.

Previously: ScHoolBoy Q – Blank Face (Album Trailer)

Watch Big Sean & Jhene Aiko’s Short Film Out Of Love

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Previously a TIDAL exclusive, Big Sean and Jhené Aiko release their short film Out of Love to the masses. The short co-stars O’Shea Jackson Jr, and features music from the pair’s new TWENTY88 collaborative album.

Previously: Big Sean – Get My Shit Together

Curren$y & Sledgren – REVOLVER (Short Film)

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Curren$y and Sledgren have been teasing their collaborative project REVOLVER for some time now, and Spitta recently announced that it would be arriving today. True to his word, he drops the CJ Wallis directed short film of the same name. The film showcases 6 new tracks from Spitta and the Taylor Gang producer and co-stars Cornerboy P, Mr. Marcelo, Mousa and various other Jets. The film also stars T.Y., Young Juvie & Lil Soulja Slim, the sons of B.G., Juvenile and Soulja Slim, respectively. Watch above and stay tuned for an audio version of REVOLVER.

Tracklist below.

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