For Kanye West, presentation is everything and on Friday night, rap's reigning mad scientist conjured up a revolutionary way to premiere his New Slaves music video. Instead of YouTube or MTV, Yeezy projected his latest clip on the sides of buildings in 66 locations around the world, giving fans little forewarning before the first premiere. He posted the viewing times and locations on his KanyeWest.com site and about 100 fans answered the call and gathered on the corner of 14th Street and 10th Avenue in New York City's Meatpacking District as many as 30 minutes before the scheduled 11:45pm showing. [See More]
After dropping off the audio a few weeks back, today Fat Joe returns with the coinciding visual for Ballin'. The cut notes assistance from Taylor Gang rapper Wiz Khalifa as well as G.O.O.D. Music's Teyana Taylor. The clip showcases each artist performing the collaborative cut, all intermingled amidst females, fancy cars, mansions and more. Press play above to view it for yourself and then you can hit up iTunes to snag the track. Enjoy.
Hypebeast Eats takes us to the city of New York for a simple yet delectable dish — the Classic Beef Meatball Hero Sandwich by the one and only Meatball Shop NYC. Joined by Daniel Holzman and Michael Chernow, the two high school friends explain how they set out to differentiate themselves from the sea of pizza, shawarma and burger joints in the bustling city. What started out as the two selling meatballs from a building’s side window has now spawned four restaurants (soon to be five), which roughly amounts to 6,000 meatballs on the daily. Be warned though, this video is best not viewed on an empty stomach. Enjoy.
Tank, Ginuwine and Tyrese are coming to a city near you this year. Before the trio known as TGT hits the road, they give us a preview of their live show in Sex Never Felt Better. The record serves as their first single off the upcoming 3 Kings album, due July 23rd on Atlantic Records. Pandemonium surrounds the three R&B heartthrobs, performing as ladies throw flowers and lingerie at them during a concert in the Matt Alonzo-directed visual. Enjoy.
Miguel takes us shopping with him at the Opening Ceremony boutique in Los Angeles for Vevo Stylized. The singer introduces us to his stylist Jasmine Benjamin and discusses how his style best reflects his personality, personal beliefs, and lifestyle. While picking out a few standout pieces he shares his love for vintage eyewear, silver jewelry, and Saint Laurent Blake Chelsea boots ($875 USD) which he had customized with a metal heel. Enjoy.
Kendrick Lamar unveils the video to his smash hit B*tch, Don’t Kill My Vibe. The video revolves around Lamar dressed in contradictory fashion as he’s clad in all-white at a funeral. However as the video plays out, things take a turn for a better with the overall vibe changing to a more upbeat and positive situation. Cameo appearances including Taylor Gang’s Juicy J as well as actor and comedian Mike Epps. Enjoy.
Sandra Bullock and George Clooney team-up in the upcoming space thriller Gravity. Set in a modern era, the story revolves around two respective astronauts on a space walk who are caught in the middle of a storm of debris. The ensuing damage to leaves them detached from their vessel, floating aimlessly away and contemplating their survival. The movie is set to hit the silver screen on October 4th, 2013. Enjoy.
The often controversial rapper Lil Wayne recently kicked off his latest creative venture with Supra and the subsequent launch of Spectre by Supra. Going on camera, Weezy talks about his relationship with Supra who has been an ardent supporter of the rapper as well as footage from the launch of the diffusion label that recently took place in Miami. For the personality who has not made his interest in skateboarding a secret, the future looks to be an interesting one with a name like Lil Wayne consistently involved.
Los Angeles Celebrity Jeweler Ben Baller is back with another episode of his web series, this time meeting up with actress/model Draya Michele from the hit TV series Basketball Wives, who requests a pair of diamond earrings for her niece. Checkout the videos above and tell us what you think in our comment section. Enjoy.
After all the waiting, Selena Gomez‘s Come & Get It music video is finally here. In the video, Selena swims underwater, dances around a fire, and sits in a gorgeous meadow filled with blue flowers. Selena has been performing “Come & Get It” a lot lately, including at the MTV Movie Awards and the Radio Disney Music Awards and soon, fans will be able to see it in person. Her Stars Dance Tour kicks off October 10th in Washington, D.C. Enjoy.