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New Video: Teyana Taylor “Issues/Hold On”

Despite her KTSE sophomore album not getting the promotion and respect it deserved, Teyana Taylor has continued to promote the project with some memorable music videos. The R&B singer, who recently received plenty of praise by Sir Elton John for her captivating album, returns with a video for “Issues/Hold On.” Directed by Taylor herself, the love story co-stars A$AP Rocky, with cameos by A$AP Ferg, Tyler, the Creator and Lori Harvey. In the vintage clip, Teyana deals with her on-screen lover’...
Tags: Videos, Elton John, Jazz, Wu Tang Clan, Taylor, AP Rocky, Teyana Taylor, Lori Harvey, KTSE Medley, Teyana Taylor Releases Five, Issues/Hold On, AP Ferg Tyler

COOL HUNTING’s Josh Rubin, A$AP Rocky and Gorden Wagener at SXSW

At SXSW, our founder and EIC Josh Rubin moderated a conversation between Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler AG’s chief design officer Gorden Wagener and hip-hop artist and fashion designer A$AP Rocky—who also has worked with MB. The three discussed cars, music, branding, culture and more—all through the lens of design. Referencing his most recent album, Testing, Rocky said, “People such as myself and other artists are …
Tags: Music, Design, Culture, Mercedes Benz, Conferences, Asap Rocky, EIC, Sxsw, Workshops, Daimler AG, AP Rocky, Gorden Wagener, Josh Rubin, Panel Discussions

A$AP Rocky slams hip-hop response to 21 Savage detention

Rapper A$AP Rocky says the hip-hop community shouldn't be laughing at rapper-producer 21 Savage, who was detained by U.S. immigration agents for overstaying his visa. (Feb. 10)            [Author: AP]
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New Video: Mike WiLL Made-It, ASAP Rocky, ASAP Ferg & Nicki Minaj “Runnin”

Mike WiLL Made-It served as executive producer on Creed II: The Album, the soundtrack in support of the action film starring Michael B. Jordan. The hitmaking orchestrator returns with a music video for the song “Runnin,” a track off last year’s project. Co-starring Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky, and A$AP Ferg, the crew run through their respective hoods of Harlem and Queens, posting up on the block and hitting up the local chicken spot. Lil’ Wayne, Kendrick Lamar, Nas, J. Cole, Bon Iver, Pharrell ...
Tags: Videos, Nicki Minaj, Queens, Jazz, Asap Rocky, Michael, Harlem, Mike Will Made It, Asap Mob, Asap Ferg, Mike, AP Ferg, Chainz, AP Rocky, Ferg, Runnin

A$AP Rocky – “Kids Turned Out Fine” (Video)

Don't do drugs, kids. Nah, we're kidding.
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New Video: ASAP Rocky “Kids Turned Out Fine”

A$AP Rocky is currently on the road on his ‘Injured Generation’ North American tour. In the midst of that, the Harlem artist releases the TESTING video, “Kids Turned Out Fine.” Directed by Dexter Navy, the whole world comes at stand still in the psychedelic visual experience. Pretty Flacko pops up in various moments as the good and bad images of a youthful America are viewed in still moments. Watch Rocky’s journey below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: ASAP Rocky Feat. Juicy J ...
Tags: Videos, America, Jazz, Asap Rocky, Harlem, AP Rocky, Dexter Navy, Kids Turned Out Fine

SXSW Adds Keynote, Featured Speakers For 2019

SXSW is just weeks away and the organizers have announced a slate of additions to the Keynote and Featured Speaker lineup for the 2019 event. The updated list of Keynote speakers announced for the event includes Endeavor Chief Marketing Officer Bozoma Saint John, director, actress, producer and activist Olivia Wilde, and the addition of Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger to a conversation with Kevin Systrom and Josh Constine. Contributors who have joined the Featured Speakers list for 2019...
Tags: Travis Vanderzanden, Music, Instagram, Neil Gaiman, United States, Jeffrey Katzenberg, John, Olivia Wilde, Kevin Systrom, Mike Krieger, Cameron Crowe, Vox Media, Sxsw, Priscilla Chan, Tim Ferriss, Bruce Houghton

Instagram Secret Menus, New Trends Decoded

In this edition of Decoded, our fiends at AWAL look at the trends and hidden tricks shaping entertainment inside the Facebook owned and operated social media crown jewel that is Instagram. _________________________ Guest post from AWAL The sheer scale of Facebook’s owned-and-operated crown jewel makes it a vital endpoint in the content race—an inspiring and overwhelming launchpad for preternaturally gifted yodelers, abnormally adorable dogs, and generational artists who set new sta...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Instagram, US, Bbc, Ocean, Nice, Tumblr, Frank Ocean, Anderson Paak, AP Rocky, Paak, Awal, Sunil Singhvi, Will Page Spotify, Sunhil

New Video: A$AP Rocky “Tony Tone”

A$AP Rocky gets a little sentimental in his new video for “Tony Tone.” Not only does the Hidji Films-directed clip star a young Rakim Mayers celebrating his birthday, but finds a current day Rocky hanging out in Harlem with his crew, just like he did in his 2011 breakouts videos “Peso” and “Purple Swag.” This video is just as stylish, too. “Tony Tone” is the fifth video off Rocky’s TESTING LP following “Gunz N Butter,” “Fukk Sleep,” “Praise the Lord (Da Shine)” and “A$AP Forever.” He also re...
Tags: Videos, Tame Impala, Jazz, Asap Rocky, Harlem, Tony, AP Rocky, Rakim Mayers, Tony Tone, Lord Da Shine

Decoded: Instagram’s Latest Trends, Secret Menus

Here we look at how the Facebook-owned social media platform powerhouse that is Instagram is dominating a transforming the music industry's social media landscape, and some of the statistics, trends, and hidden tricks through which it's doing it. _________________________ Guest post from AWAL Decoded dismantles big topics into manageable insights for artists & teams.   The sheer scale of Facebook’s owned-and-operated crown jewel makes it a vital endpoint in the content race—an ins...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Instagram, Marketing, US, Social Media, Bbc, Ocean, Guest Post, Nice, Tumblr, Frank Ocean, Anderson Paak, AP Rocky, Paak, Awal

New Video: ASAP Rocky Feat. Juicy J “Gunz N Butter”

A$AP Rocky dropped the Tame Impala-sampled “Sundress” and accompanying music video last week. The A$AP Mob leader shifts from the new record back to his latest album TESTING, with a visual for Gunz N Butter.” James Mackel directs the polarizing clip, which tackles societal issues. The video starts off with Rocky on top of a car speeding through the desert. Later it flips to a scene where a doppelgänger of Charleston church shooter Dylan Roof is seen cleaning a weapon inside a bedroom. The Har...
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Juicy J, Asap Rocky, Harlem, Charleston, AP Rocky, Dylan Roof, Gunz N Butter, Gunz N Butter James Mackel

A$AP Rocky – “Gunz N Butter” (Feat. Juicy J) Video

A$AP Rocky released his new album Testing earlier this year, and he's slowly been coming through with music videos for its tracks. Now, following striking videos for "A$AP Forever," the Skepta-featuring "Praise The Lord (Da Shine)," the FKA Twigs collab "Fukk Sleep," and the Tame Impala-sampling non-album … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Juicy J, Asap Rocky, AP Rocky, James Mackel

Weekly Dope v.128

New music from The Diplomats, Meek Mill, Benny the Butcher, Dave East, A$AP Rocky, and more.
Tags: Jazz, Playlists, AP Rocky, 2dope, Weekly Dope

The Instagram Highlighting The Fashion Of Our Favorite Music Videos

Our latest Instagram obsession? Runway To Music Video, an account highlighting all the best designer pieces worn in music videos, from the of-the-moment to the legendary. Run by Mario Dodovski, a 24-year-old fashion enthusiast living in Skopje, Macedonia, the account brings together our two passions – beautiful fashion and music we listen to again and again – in one aesthetically pleasing post.Incidentally, Mario doesn't work in either industry; he's a technical writer for a large international...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Beyonce, Instagram, Nicki Minaj, Gwen Stefani, Jennifer Lopez, Madonna, Mario, Kylie Minogue, Ralph Lauren, Tyga, Kelis, Alexander Mcqueen, Christian Dior, Roberto Cavalli

Mike WiLL Made It Drops ‘Creed II’ OST with Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Lil Wayne, Nas & Many More

The star-studded soundtrack also features ScHoolboy Q, Vince Staples, Rick Ross, A$AP Rocky, and others.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Rick Ross, Mike Will Made It, AP Rocky, 2dope, Kendrick Lamar J Cole Lil Wayne Nas

New Music: Mike WiLL Made-It, ASAP Rocky, ASAP Ferg & Nicki Minaj “Runnin”

Curated and executive produced by Mike WiLL Made-It, Creed II: The Album is set to impact everywhere at midnight. The motion picture soundtrack in support of the Ryan Coogler-directed film is loaded with star power. Kendrick Lamar, Lil’ Wayne, Nas, Bon Iver, Pharrell Williams, J. Cole, 2 Chainz, Rae Sremmurd, Vince Staples, Rick Ross are just some of the artists who have contributed to the soundtrack. One record rap lovers are sure to immediately press play on is a collaboration from Nicki M...
Tags: Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Rick Ross, Ryan Coogler, Asap Rocky, New Music, Mike Will Made It, Asap Ferg, Mike, Chainz, AP Rocky, Ferg, Wayne Kendrick Lamar Nicki Minaj Nas, Queens Harlem, AP Ferg Fans

A 3-year-old shape-shifting startup founded by a Vice alum is betting on viral Asian hip-hop stars to be the future of the entertainment industry

88Rising is an innovative new entertainment company for the social-media age, combining a record label with a creative agency, a house for web-video production, and an artist-management agency. The company, which features hip-hop stars such as Rich Brian, Joji, and the Higher Brothers, was founded by Sean Miyashiro to "celebrate Asian talent and Asian stories and Asian culture." The company built its name early on with viral hits, but Miyashiro wants to turn his company into a "Vice or Disney ...
Tags: Hong Kong, New York, Hollywood, Taylor Swift, Youtube, La, China, Disney, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Bloomberg, Cnn, Park, Chelsea, Justin Bieber

Camp Flog Gnaw 2018: SZA, Tyler, the Creator and Kali Uchis highlights of Day 1

Tyler the Creator is all smiles during his set at his brain trust the Camp Flog Gnaw music festival and carnival held at Dodger Stadium Saturday, November 10, 2018. (Photo by Rod Veal, Contributing Photographer) Fans “spazz” out during Tyler the Creator’s set at the Camp Flog Gnaw Music Festival and carnival kicks at Dodger Stadium Saturday, November 10, 2018. (Photo by Rod Veal, Contributing Photographer) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Tyler the Creator’s “gets hyped”...
Tags: England, New York, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Drake, Tyler The Creator, Camp, Mac Demarco, Cutie, Daytona, Wong, AP Rocky

Fashion Tips We Should All Take From A$AP Rocky

You’re gonna want to raid your grandma’s wardrobe for this one A$AP Rocky has been killing the hip-hop game for years, but when he stepped out on the red carpet at the LACMA Art + Film Gala, the rapper proved to everyone that he really is a Fashion Killa. And honestly, I don’t know if you’re ready for it. Don’t worry, I’ll give you a minute to settle in before I drop this next level couture bomb on you. So… how about that weather we’re having? No, not that weather. The climate I’m talki...
Tags: Ap, Humor, Dorothy, Gucci, Solidarity, Gracie Hughes, Ann Coulter, AP Rocky, LACMA, Goldwyn Mayer, Geriatric Gucci

A$AP Rocky – “Fukk Sleep” (Feat. FKA Twigs) Video

The video for an unreleased A$AP Rocky x Tame Impala collaboration went online today, and now so has a different video on Rocky's official channels. This one is for "Fukk Sleep," the FKA twigs duet that was one of the highlights from his recent album Testing. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Fka Twigs, Asap Rocky, AP Rocky, AP Rocky x Tame Impala

A$AP Rocky – “Sundress” (Feat. Tame Impala) Video

Tame Impala's Kevin Parker has been steadily collaborating with rap, pop, and R&B stars for a few years now, and he recently teamed up on new music with Theophilus London. Today we get to hear what another New York rap sophisticate sounds like over Parker's pop psychedelia. More »
Tags: Video, Music, New York, Tame Impala, Asap Rocky, Kevin Parker, Parker, AP Rocky, Impala, Theophilus London Today

Action Bronson – “White Bronco” (Album Review)

Action Bronson is a 34 year old MC who blew up with release of his debut album Dr. Lecter in 2011. He then landed a joint venture with VICE Music & Atlantic Records while following up his debut with a couple EPs & mixtapes. The most notable being Blue Chips duology, Saab Stories & my personal favorite: Rare Chandeliers. He then put out his major label debut Mr. Wonderful in 2015 & it has some of his best songs on there, but the end result would be a more glitzy mixed bag. He returned last summe...
Tags: Reviews, Atlantic, Jazz, Action Bronson, Picasso, Martin Scorsese, Telemundo, Bronson, AP Rocky, Prince Charming, Harry Fraud, Kimble, Meyhem Lauren, Knxwledge, Music Atlantic Records, Saab Stories

A$AP Rocky Says He Was Bullied During His First Orgy at 13 Years Old

How old were you when you had your first orgy? A$AP says he was 13 years old, and it didn’t go over as well as you think it would.In a recent interview with Esquire, the 30-year-old rapper revealed that he’s known for hosting group sex events at his Beverly Hills, California home—which is decorated “in the style of Tim Burton and Wes Anderson”—on a huge custom-designed bed that cost about $100,000 to make.“The women that I’m around are into that free-spirited s–t like me,” he told the magazine. ...
Tags: Celebs, Sex, New York City, Tim Burton, Ap, Hip Hop, Wes Anderson, Broadway, Pop Culture, Jazz, A$ap Rocky, Esquire Magazine, Rocky, Beverly Hills California, Esquire, AP Rocky

ScHoolboy Q, Tyga, G-Eazy & More Read Mean Tweets on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

Back in the summer, Jimmy Kimmel did a special hip-hop edition of Mean Tweets with Lil’ Wayne, 50 Cent, A$AP Rocky and more. In celebration of the 2018 American Music Awards, the late-night show returned with another edition of Mean Tweets starring a handful of artists. ScHoolboy Q, Tyga, Miley Cyrus, G-Eazy, The Chainsmokers, Gwen Stefani, Halsey and more read off the most disrespectful comments sent by trolls on Twitter. See the hilarious comments and reactions below. Continue after the jum...
Tags: Television, Jimmy Kimmel, Jazz, Lil Wayne, Tyga, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Schoolboy Q, Mean Tweets, Wayne, AP Rocky, G-Eazy, Laugh With, Laugh At, Tyga Miley Cyrus, Gwen Stefani Halsey

New Video: Blood Orange Feat. ASAP Rocky & Project Pat “Chewing Gum”

Blood Orange, aka Dev Hynes, released his Negro Swan album back in August. Lead by narration from Janet Mock, the album features contributions by Puff Daddy, Steve Lacy, TeiShi, Ian Isiah, and Georgia Anne Muldrow. One of the standout collaborations on the album “Chewing Gum,” now gets an official music video. Directed by Hynes himself, the visual finds Blood Orange and A$AP Rocky riding around the desert in ATVs. In shorts, silk head pieces and shirtless, watch the pair take in their sandy s...
Tags: Videos, Georgia, Jazz, Chewing Gum, Asap Rocky, Blood Orange, AP Rocky, Hynes, Dev Hynes, AP Rocky Project Pat Perform New Song, Blood Orange Feat ASAP Rocky amp, Steve Lacy TeiShi Ian Isiah