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Kenna – “Relations” | Featuring Childish Gambino

The last time Kenna made a splash in the music industry was with the release of Make Sure They See My Face way back in 2007. His critically successful sophomore album, produced in conjunction with the Neptunes, was a departure from the standard R&B offerings at the … READ MORE

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GQ Names Pharrell Williams “Hitmaker of the Year 2013″

In GQ‘s Men of the Year issue — on newsstands now – Pharrell Williams is christened “Hitmaker of the Year.” It’s a sound choice, as the chart topping collaborator was responsible for two different songs that had equal claim to song of the summer: namely, Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” … READ MORE

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Kanye West – “Bound 2″ | Featuring Kim Kardashian

One thing we have all come to grips with is the unpredictability of Kanye West and his creative endeavors. Yesterday, on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Mr. West premiered the video for “Bound 2″, a track appearing on his most recent release Yeezus. Things open innocently enough with … READ MORE

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Pusha T – “Hold On” | Featuring Rick Ross

We’ve had roughly a month to digest Pusha T‘s My Name is My Name, an album strikingly true in tone and theme to his Lord Willin’ debut as one half of Clipse in 2002. “Hold On” featuring Rick Ross, co-produced by Kanye West and Hudson Mohawke, is … READ MORE

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A$AP Rocky – “Phoenix”

The most sullen and brooding track from A$AP Rocky’s debut Long.Live.A$AP just got an equally dreary video. “Phoenix” is an elegiac outpouring of the overwhelming stresses associated with life and those poisonous feelings that transpire into destructive thoughts. The Emmy Award Winning director Francesco Carrozzini’s video starring … READ MORE

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DC Shoes – “STREETS & BOARDS & BEES & SWORDS” Wu-Tang Clan Documentary

As a companion piece to the DC Shoes x Wu-Tang 20th Year Anniversary Collection, celebrating the anniversary of the groundbreaking album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), DC Shoes presents “STREETS & BOARDS & BEES & SWORDS.” The short documentary film chronicles the parallel stories of one album’s effect on … READ MORE

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DC Shoes x Wu-Tang Clan – “Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers” 20th Anniversary Collection | Available Now

Just as the newly established Wu-Tang Clan, a culmination of talents from Staten Island and Brooklyn that included RZA, GZA, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God, Masta Killa and Ol’ Dirty Bastard, rolled out their debut album, Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), on November 9, … READ MORE

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Kitsuné Maison 15 – Compilation Album

In case you didn’t hear, the famous French label Kitsuné recently dropped the 15th iteration of Maison. For 8 years the Parisian imprint has been releasing the compilation series shedding some light on up-and-coming acts from around the globe with an electric twist. Since 2005, you can … READ MORE

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DC Shoes x Wu-Tang Clan – “Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers” 20th Anniversary Collection | Preview

Released during the Fall of 1993, Wu-Tang Clan‘s debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers, helped re-establish the prominence of East Coast Hip-Hop scene and tapered the influence of gangsta rap from the West Coast. In commemorating the album’s 20th anniversary and its influences on street culture, … READ MORE