Advised Viewing: Creative Control #represent

I’ve always wanted to know more about the minds behind the operation that is Creative Control. Thanks to HBTV we are awarded insight to the life of Coodie and Chike, the founders of Creative Control. Check out some of the company’s notable works below Kanye West – Through The Wire Joey Bada$$ – Waves Erykah … Continue reading

Advised Viewing: MTV Diary of Kanye West (2004)

Hands down one of the best shows ever created by MTV. Makes me reminisce on the good ol days when MTV stood for music television and not gym tan laundry. This throwback is a classic.

Advised Listening: Urban Noize Presents – Brooklyn. Chicago. London.

So this mixtape was released about two weeks ago and has been on repeat since I downloaded it. Urban Noize does a magnificent job of combining three of the worlds greatest cities under one roof.  Makes me think of The Grey Album hosted by DJ Danger Mouse from back in the day. If you’re a fan of any of … Continue reading

Advised Listening: Jay-Z & Kanye West – N*ggas In Paris Remix Ft. T.I.

Fresh outta prison, the King of the South jumps on this WTT banger &, in my opinion, does it justice.

Advised Listening: Denzil Porter

Rarely do I find a new artist who I keep a genuine interest in & has multiple tracks that I enjoy. So I was pretty hyped when I discovered NYC-based artist Denzil Porter. He seems to have a lot of talent & range and I wouldn’t be surprised if this kid attracts a lot more … Continue reading

Advised Listening: J. Cole Cosmic Kev/Power 99 Freestyle

I haven’t heard the verses Cole spits over Meek Mill’s “I’ma Boss” yet, but he’s spitting hot fire like Dy-lan…think about it, who are the top 5 rappers of all time…Cole, Cole, Cole, Cole, and Cole. It’s refreshing to see a rapper having fun with a radio freestyle instead of mean-mugging it…”how that feel. very … Continue reading

Advised Viewing: Watch The Throne Documentary

With the collaboration album soon to drop, the duo releases a mini documentary which covers the making of Watch The Throne. As a fan I always find it enjoyable to see some of what goes on behind the scenes. If you are a fan, this is definitely worth watching. Enjoy! Source: Hypebeast

Advised Listening: Jay-Z & Kanye West – Otis

The first official preview of the highly anticipated collaboration album, Watch The Throne, is finally here. The track is produced by Kanye and has a nice sample by Otis Redding’s “Try a Little Tenderness”. Both Yeezy and Hov kill the track and it is a nice preview of what we can expect from the upcoming album which drops … Continue reading