Archive for the 'Behind The Scenes' Category

Video: Vic Mensa Inks His Roc Nation Deal with Jay Z

Friday, April 24th, 2015

TIDAL provides some behind the scenes footage of Vic at his crib in Chicago before heading out to NYC to ink his Roc Nation deal with Hov. Who knew Nirvana played such a roll in sealing this deal?

Previously: Vic Mensa – Commas (LA Leakers Freestyle)

The Making of Alchemist & Oh No’s Welcome To Los Santos

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Here’s a behind the scenes look at the creation of the GTAV for PC soundtrack Welcome to Los Santos from Alchemist and Oh No. The pair explain how the project went from a typical, sample driven Rap album to a project focused more on live instrumentation. Freddie Gibbs, A$AP Ferg, Curren$y and several other contributors also offer commentary on the process.

Welcome to Los Santos is available on iTunes today, stream the album in full here.

Previously: Curren$y & Freddie Gibbs – Fetti

Chance The Rapper, Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment – Sunday Candy (Behind the Scenes)

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Join Chance, Donnie and The Social Experiment crew as they shoot their Broadway-esque visual for “Sunday Candy”.

Previously: Chance The Rapper, Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment – Sunday Candy

Video: Kendrick Lamar – King Kunta (Behind the Scenes)

Friday, April 17th, 2015

Go behind the scenes with Kendrick and TDE on the Compton set of the “King Kunta” video.

Previously: BJ The Chicago Kid ft. Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q & Punch – It’s True (Remix)

The Game Records “The Soundtrack” with Meek Mill (Behind the Scenes)

Monday, April 6th, 2015

Join Game in the studio as he works on the sequel to his 2005 debut album The Documentary. In this clip we find him in the studio with Cool & Dre and Meek Mill working on “The Soundtrack”.

Previously: The Game ft. DeJ Loaf – Ambitionz of A Rida

Zoë Kravitz Covers Complex

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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Zoë Kravitz splits the cover of the April/May 2015 issue of Complex with her DOPE co-star A$AP Rocky.

Read the cover story by Karizza Sanchez here and continue below for some behind the scenes shots from her cover shoot.

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Video: Kendrick Lamar Shoots the “King Kunta” Video in Compton

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

K.Dot shoots the “King Kunta” video at Compton Fashion Center. I’m amped to see this is going to be the next single/visual.

To Pimp A Butterfly is out now.

Spotted: Miss Info

Previously: Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly In-Store Signings

Action Bronson ft. Chance The Rapper – Baby Blue (Behind the Scenes)

Saturday, March 21st, 2015

Here’s quick clip from the set of Bronson and Chance’s video for “Baby Blue“, shot for the Youtube Music Awards. Mr. Wonderful drops on Tuesday, look out for the video to impact soon.

Related: Action Bronson & Mark Ronson Record “Baby Blue”

Hit the jump for Action’s interview with Complex at SXSW.

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Video: Kanye & Diddy in the Studio for “All Day”

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Revolt shares some behind the scenes footage of Kanye in the studio working on “All Day” and building with Puff.

Diddy recently revealed that he has been back in the studio working as a producer again with artists such as The LOX, Pusha T, A$AP Ferg and others.

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Video: Kanye Backstage at the Brit Awards

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Here’s some behind the scenes footage of Kanye moments before he took the stage at the 2015 Brit Awards for his first ever performance of the new single “All Day”.

In case you missed it, check out Ye’s extensive and emotional interview with Zane Lowe of BBC1 Radio here.

Previously: Kanye West Premieres “All Day” at the 2015 Brit Awards