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U2 & Todd James Release Animated Music Video

The world of Todd James is abstract and colorful. The New York based contemporary artist gained recognition after he started tagging in the subway and went on to work with artists like the Beastie Boys, Mobb Deep and Eminem. In his latest project, he created an animated … READ MORE

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Freshness Weekend Roundup 12/06 – 12/07

Yo, Freshness readers. We hope you had a nice weekend because this week is gonna be a tough one. Why? It’s just close enough to Christmas that you catch that faint smell of peppermint freedom but still far away enough that you have to endure two and … READ MORE

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J. Cole – “Intro” | Video

Just days away from the release of his third studio album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive, J. Cole has surprised us with a short video for “Intro”. The Fayetteville rapper sings through the album’s 2 minute long opening track, asking “Do you wanna be happy?” The backing track … READ MORE

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DJ Earworm Mashup – United State of Pop 2014

If you think you’re too cool for pop music, stop lying to yourself. We know you’re all about that bass, ’bout that bass. Every December the very talented DJ Earworm mixes the best pop hits of the year into one epic mashup music video to remind us … READ MORE

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PSY’s “Gangnam Style” Finally Broke YouTube

Whenever something goes viral people always like to joke about it “breaking the Internet”. This time it actually sort of happened. Remember “Gangnam Style”? Of course you do. The remarkably popular South Korean hit recently got so many views, it literally broke YouTube’s counter. A rep explained … READ MORE

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Kanye West Performs In Times Square For World AIDS Day | Video

New York City takes the crown for free concerts in 2014. Back in September, Jay Z headlined the epic Global Citizen Festival and yesterday Kanye took a turn in performing for a good cause in Times Square for World AIDS Day, which is dedicated to raising awareness … READ MORE

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Weekend Roundup 11/29 – 11/30

Happy December, y’all. We hope this post finds you in jovial spirits, with bellies full of Thanksgiving leftovers and ears full of Christmas music. To celebrate your return to real life and responsibilities, we’re kicking off Monday with our Weekend Roundup. The past few days were quite … READ MORE

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Wu-Tang Clan – “A Better Tomorrow”

Straight out of “Shaolin”, the legendary Wu-Tang Clan (most of them, anyway) recently stopped by David Letterman to perform “Ruckus in B Minor“. Today we’re treated to the title track from their upcoming album, A Better Tomorrow. The eponymous song samples “Wake Up Everybody” by Teddy Pendergrass, … READ MORE

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Eminem – “Guts Over Fear” ft. Sia | Video

Eminem‘s career-spanning Shady XV hits stores today, accompanied by the unveiling of the video for the lead single, “Guts Over Fear,” featuring vocals by singer-songwriter Sia. Directed by the creative collective Syndrome, the video features an inspirational narrative about a down-on-his-luck Michigan man who overcomes a litany of personal hurdles … READ MORE

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Beyonce – “7/11″ | Video

Sometimes we really have to wonder if Beyonce wakes up in the morning and thinks to herself, “I think I’ll break the Internet today”. By now, we all know that if Queen Bey so much as breathes, the world stops to look. After two songs off “The … READ MORE

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Apple Plans To Install Beats Music On Every iPhone In 2015

Apple acquired Beats by Dre for 3 billion dollars back in May and rumors swirled of the Cupertino based tech giant incorporating a music streaming service into their devices that would compete with other similar apps and sites. Rumors have come to fruition with the announcement that … READ MORE