Archive for the 'Interviews' Category

Video: Future: Honest Webisode #2 (London)

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Future does a promo run through London, meeting with Tim Westwood, DJ Semtex and Charlie Sloth and performing for fans in support of the Honest LP.

Previously: Future ft. Kanye West – I Won

Hannibal Buress on Juan Epstein

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Ciph and Rosenberg chop it up with comedian, Rap aficionado and Broad City co-star Hannibal Buress about Scarlett Johansson, overzealous fans, Chicago Hip-Hop and much more.

Watch an outtake above and stream the whole episode below.

We spoke to Hannibal last Summer about some of his favorite songs for our Heavy Rotation series, be sure to check that out here.

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Video: Pharrell on Oprah Prime

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Pharrell sits down for an in-depth heart-to-heart with Oprah.

Spotted: Yardie

Previously: Pharrell at Coachella

Tuki Carter Did Canibus’ Mic Tat

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Taylor Gang’s Tuki Carter, also a 15 year veteran tattoo artist, talks about giving Canibus his infamous microhophone tattoo. Tuki says he doesn’t remember the exact timeline, but he thinks Bis got the tat before “4,3,2,1″ came out. That same tat, and LL’s verse on that song , would eventually become central elements of one of the most memorable beefs in Rap history.

Previously: LL Cool J – All Night Long

Video: SZA ft. Kendrick Lamar – Babylon (DECODED)

Friday, April 11th, 2014

TDE’s SZA breaks down her Z cut “Babylon” featuring Kendrick Lamar.

Previously: SZA – Z (EP Stream)

Video: Smoke DZA x Sway – 5 Fingers of Death Freestyle

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

DZA takes the 5 Fingers of Death freestyle challenge on Sway in The Morning.

Hit the jump for a clip of DZA speaking on Biggie, Dame Dash, NYC Rap and more.

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Video: Vado vs. DJ Whoo Kid

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Vado talks furs, “slime”, his deal with Khaled, his current relationship with Cam and Dipset, visiting Ma$e’s church in Atlanta and much more.

Previously: Vado ft. Jeremih – My Bae (Behind the Scenes)

Nas, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolBoy Q & Others Reflect on Illmatic

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Nas, Kendrick Lamar, SchoolBoy Q, Peter Rosenberg, Tech N9ne, Sir Michael Rocks and several others speak to Google Play about Illmatic and the indelible mark it left on Rap.

Previously: MC Serch & Faith Newman on the Bootlegging of Illmatic

Video: Pharrell on Ellen

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

P stops by The Ellen Show to discuss his illustrious career.

UPDATED with footage of his “Marilyn Monroe” performance below.

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Video: Drake on Hosting the ESPYs

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Drake took to Twitter yesterday to announce that he has been selected as the host of this year’s ESPY Awards ceremony on July 16th. This morning he stopped by the network’s NBA Countdown to chop it up with Jalen Rose, Avery Johnson and Bill Simmons about his first awards show gig.

Previously: Drake – Days In The East