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Nike LeBron 9 Watch The Throne | Detailed Look 2

These new images provide the best look yet at the uber-exclusive “Watch the Throne” edition of the Nike LeBron 9, created by Nike Basketball to commemorate Kanye and Jay-Z’s landmark album of the same name. The shoe is strikingly designed with a black base accented with flashes … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z “Watch The Throne” Tour | Behind The Scenes Look By Tommy Ton

He is one of the most talked-about photographers today, primarily because of his uncanny ability to capture “the moment” in stylized fashion, despite the sometimes unpredictable setting. There are no test shots, no assistants with Broncolor setup, or last-minute choreography with the subject–it’s just you and what … READ MORE

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VOYR – Kanye West & Jay-Z “Watch The Throne” Video Diary | Behind The Scenes Look 2

Kanye West & Jay-Z give us another glimpse into their life on the latest upload from the Watch The Throne Video Diary series on VOYR. For this video entry, Mr. West takes us back to his roots in Chicago. While their hit track, Otis, plays in the … READ MORE

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Nike LeBron 9 Watch The Throne | Detailed Look

Sneaker aficionados worldwide were agog at the initial images of the Nike LeBron 9 “Watch the Throne” when they surfaced online a month ago. As much as we claim to favor clean lines and classic styling, the incontrovertible truth is that many of us are drawn to … READ MORE

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VOYR – Kanye West & Jay-Z “Watch The Throne” Video Diary | Behind The Scenes Look

“There are music fans. And there are true fans. Which one are you?” So blatantly asked VOYR, a video diary kept by Kanye West while navigating the globe with Jay-Z on their Watch The Throne tour. It is just a mere tool for the duo to reconnect … READ MORE

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Nike LeBron 9 – Watch The Throne

“This is luxury rap,” announced Kanye West on the song “Otis.” His collaborative album with Jay-Z, Watch the Throne, signaled its intent early on, with a lavish gilded cover provided by GIVENCHY designer Riccardo Tisci. This wasn’t a mere hip hop album, this was a global event. … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – “Watch The Throne” Tour | Behind The Scenes Video Diary

A way to keep fans updated on their Watch The Throne tour, Kanye West and Jay-Z opened up VOYR.com, visual diary which documents everything that goes on behind the scene. Unedited and unfiltered, one can piece the overall feel of the hectic itinerary and heavy responsibility in … READ MORE

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Def Jam 25th Anniversary Private Dinner With Jay-Z, Rick Rubin, and Russell Simmons

It’s difficult to believe it was a quarter-century ago that Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin founded Def Jam Records out of Rubin’s dorm room at NYU. The label’s impact on popular music has been far-reaching enough that one could liken it to Motown in the 1960s. Last Friday … READ MORE

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Kanye West Debuts Nike Air Yeezy 2 Zen Grey @ MTV VMA

In between acrimonious Tweets from Tyler the Creator to Bruno Mars and appearance of Lady Gaga as alter ego Jo Calderone, last night’s MTV VMAs filled the air wave with stunning surprises, like the supposedly impromptu “Otis” performance from Jay-Z and Kanye West. But seasoned Kanye watchers … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – “Watch The Throne” Pop-Up Store | SoHo, NYC

From decal covered Hummers to mobile performance stage, the difficulty in commandeering New Yorkers’ attentions, even just for a second or two, is getting to be impossible. That is unless you’re Jay-Z and Kanye West. Under the guise of window covers, similar to Riccardo Tisci‘s design for … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z Feat. Otis Redding “Otis” | Video

In some ways Watch the Throne is a return to big-time entertainment. In an age when austerity rules the day, with indie acts taking the place of blockbuster recording contracts and low-budget viral videos in lieu of high-production clips with million-dollar budgets, Jay-Z and Kanye want a … READ MORE