At the beginning of July, Donald Glover announced he would be reducing his role on the NBC comedy Community to focus on his rapping career as Childish Gambino. At the end of the same month, Glover tweeted what appeared to be a trailer for a short film called Clapping for the Wrong Reasons. To check out film [Read more...]
There’s nothing like hip hop music, especially when executed with care, skill and precision. With that said, our BC fam, Locke Kaushal, is back with another lyrical gift. Check out Locke’s latest release below entitled “Nowhere To Go” — the first single from his much anticipated upcoming project ” The Rise”. Trust me when I say you will not be disappointed!
The 11-minute video was directed by Mark Romanek (who also did “99 Problems”). An invitation for the film shoot said the video would represent a “cross section of the New York art and cultural world” and that the performance would be “experimental and collaborative,” as well as a nod to rap’s “history with endurance.” Jay was reportedly inspired by Abramovic’s recent MoMA exhibition Marina Abramovi?: The Artist Is Present, where she sat at the museum’s atrium for two straight months.
Cool pieces…Check them out [Read more...]
“4 More” Jay -z mentions in the new #MagnaCarta second trailer. Watch him and producer Timbaland discuss releasing 4 more additional records as a warm up to his July 4th release. – See more at: http://www.karencivil.com/2013/06/21/video-jay-z-magna-carta-holy-grail-trailer-2/#sthash.MnnTfRHr.dpuf
Part 1 of J. Cole’s Bornsinner.com series; a conceptual digital platform created by the Dreamville collective. The first installment documents the day rapper J.Cole retired his mother Kay Cole from her job at the United States Postal Service. To view video [Read more...]
Sofia and Malcolm have a plan to become the most famous graffiti artists in New York City, but first they have to hustle their way through two days of schemes, dreams and spray paint. Check out the trailer [Read more...]
Our friends over at Wintercircle Productions did it again, the BUKU music project was a huge success this past weekend. Check out some recap pics via Buku’s Facebook page.
In this short documentary, JAY Z’s Life+Times takes an unprecedented behind the scenes look at the creation of JAY Z’s Barclays Center opening concerts.
Happy Birthday, Jay-Z! Hova turns 43 today, and the hip-hop mogul has plenty to celebrate.
In the past year, Jay’s welcomed his first child, Blue Ivy Carter, partnered up with pal Kanye West for an epic Watch The Throne tour and personally christened the opening of Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Center — the new official home court of the Brooklyn Nets, in which he owns a minority stake. He also saw wife-of-five-years Beyonce get crowned People magazine’s “Most Beautiful Woman” of 2012 in the spring and cemented their status as hip-hop’s royal couple when they raised $4 million for President Obama’s re-election campaign at the Jay-Z-owned club, 40/40, in the fall. Whew.
Those familiar with the culture at Broccoli City understand our devout love for music – especially Hip Hop. Our brother, Virginia MC Locke Kaushal, recentlty teamed up with DMV artist Chris Barz for the release of his new record, “Blu Sky Part II” . We’ve certainly applied our stamp of approval! Check it out!
Listen & Download Here : http://soundcloud.com/locke-kaushal/blu-sky-part-ii-ft-chris-barz