Video: Think B.I.G. w/ Philippe Zdar (Gasface)

Friday, December 7th, 2012

For the 4th installment of their “Think B.I.G.” mini-series, Gasface sits down with Grammy winning Engineer Philippe Zdar to talk about the Cassius sample on Jay-Z and Kanye’s “Why I Love You” from the WTT album.

Previously: Think B.I.G. w/ Rik Cordero (Gasface)

Video: Kanye West – VOYR: The Band

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Behind the scenes from the Watch The Throne tour, this time from the band’s technical perspective.

Props: AllYeezyEverything

Rick Ross ft. Meek Mill – No Church In The Wild Freestyle

Monday, December 26th, 2011

Ross and Meek tack some verses onto the Watch The Throne intro.

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Previously: Rick Ross – Im Flexin (Remix) | Rihanna ft. Rick Ross & Jay-Z – Talk That Talk (Remix)

Video: Kanye West & Jay-Z – Ni**as In Paris (Live @ Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show)

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Kanye did “Stronger” by himself while the models were walking the runway then Jay came out to perform their track together.

Nicki Minaj was also a performer last night.

Previously: Jay-Z Interview w/ Steve Stoute (Part 2) (Video)

Video: Behind The Scenes @ The Watch The Throne Tour

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Voyr posted this (and two other, after the jump) clips from “behind the scenes” of the Watch The Throne tour.

I wonder if this tour will be everything it’s cracked out to be.

Spotted: IBN

Previously: Jay-Z Interview w/ Steve Stoute Pt. 1 (Video)

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Jay-Z & Kanye West – Ni**as In Paris (Single Artwork)

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

Clearly Watch The Throne‘s next single. Notice Riccardo Tisci reverted the colors from his “Otis” artwork to make the French flag.

Previously: Jay-Z & Kanye West – Otis (Live @ VMAs) (Video)

Obie Trice – New Day (Tribute to Eleanor Trice)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Obie Trice lost his mother to breast cancer last month, and so he releases this dedication verse today.

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Previously: Obie Trice – Battle Cry

Video: Jay-Z & Kanye West – Otis (Live @ VMAs)

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Earlier in the night Beyonce made headlines by announcing her & Jay-Z were expecting. Congratulations are in order to hip hop’s first couple.

For people outside the U.S., watch them here.

RESPECT.’s Jay-Z & Kanye West Cover

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

YN released the unauthorized Watch The Throne cover for the Fall issue of RESPECT. Mag. Out on newsstands September 6th.

Video: Watch The Throne Producer S1 Recreates “Excellence”

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

Symbolyc One (producer for Kanye’s “Power”) discusses making the beat for the second half of “Murder to Excellence”, flying out to London for the first Watch The Throne sessions, then to Australia and also replays the original sample. One of the coldest beats on the album.

Related: Watch The Throne Track-By-Track Breakdown by Def Jam’s VP of A&R Bu Thiam [MTV News]