Elliott Wilson takes his provocative hip hop show to you, the audience, in this first of many upcoming TRUTH LIVE Google Hangouts. In this episode Elliott and guests from around the world, debate issues ranging from: the best tracks and artists of 2013, the Grammy’s, to underground vs. mainstream hip hop and much, much more. Keep watching for your chance to participate in upcoming hangouts.
After schooling New Yorkers on etiquette via numerous unsanctioned interventions, artist Jay Shells channeled his love of hip hop music and his uncanny sign-making skills towards a brand new project: “Rap Quotes.”
For this ongoing project, Shells created official-looking street signs quoting famous rap lyrics that shout out specific street corners and locations. He then installed them at those specific street corners and locations.
Shells went all city and posted over 30 signs quoting the likes of Jeru tha Damaja, Mos Def, Nas, Kanye West, CL Smooth, GZA, and RA the Rugged Man. ANIMAL followed. Ride along with our video.
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Tattoo Nation Official Trailer – Danny Trejo Tattoo Documentary
A documentary that follows three pioneers: Charlie Cartwright, Jack Rudy and Freddy Negrete, who revolutionized the world of tattooing.
Just imagine if this happened and picture the setting…
It’s the late 1930’s and local jazz club is packed to the brim with people awaiting the rapper Nas and his jazz musicians (orchestrated by Funky DL) along with featured artists to come and play a 10-track set to forever be remembered. The lights are dim and the hall is filled with smoke, whilst the clinking sound of champagne flutes ambiently gesture in the atmosphere. Nas and Funky DL are having their picture taken outside the club in an array of spotlights glaring from their vehicles (see artwork). Then it happens… The two step inside the club and “JAZZMATIC” erupts … All you have to do now is… “press play”…
We’re sure you’ll agree that this is a phenomenal project and ask you to share this with as many hip-hip and good music fans as you can find.
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